Bapuji Institute of Engineering & Technology, Davangere was established during the academic year 1979-1980 with the initiative and foresight of members of Bapuji Educational Association, on approval from Govt. of Karnataka and is duly affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. The campus has an area of 69 acres with a built up area of 47,886 sq.mtr. The institute provides separate hostel facilities for boys and girls. The college library has a collection of more than 38,000 volumes and 200 journals. Bapuji Institute of Engineering & Technology is having well qualified teaching and supporting staff whose number is about 350. The institute has 15 computer centers with LAN facilities. The management encourages top students of the Institute by giving them awards and honours. The philosophy of B.I.E.T. is work is worship.