“Service to mankind is service to GOD” is a noble saying. There are different kinds of service. Of all, the service done in the form of enlightening the minds of human being to dispel the darkness of ignorance from their lives is really a laudable service. As a part of this service came into existence “Veerashaiva Vidyavardhaka Sangha” in the year 1916 to sun some Primary, Higher- Primary and High Schools in Bellary district. Also it started running hostels for poor students providing food and accommodation at free of cost
Being in the field of education, the sangha identified in 1945 the necessity of a degree college in Bellary region to cater to the needs of the people in higher education. As a founding father came forward then active president of the sangha Sri.Yachi Reddy Mahabaleshwarappa with all enthusiasm and earnestness to swim against the strong current of the madras government policy of neither giving permission easily for private colleges nor the government itself opening new colleges and to establish a College. As he was then the President of the District Board and reputed public figure through the state for his able, efficient and honest administration, making use of his good offices succeeded in collecting three lakhs rupees from donors. On the personal request Sri.Y.Mahabaleswarappa seeking the permission to open a college, the vice-chancellor of Madras University Dr. Lakshmana Swamy Mudaliar came to Bellary, conducted a survey , held discussions and granted permission to open the colleges on the condition that the required norms must be fulfilled within three years. Thus took Veerashaiva College its birth in 1945.
To produce students with potential qualities of skill, competence, human values and will power to face the challenges of life boldly.
Why to join Veerashaiva College?
1. Well established Placement cell-
Veerashaiva College has a well established placement cell where the students are groomed and trained to face the placement process. The students are taught skills like Group Discussion, Interviews, etc.
2. Anti Ragging Cell-
The environment at Veerashaiva College is totally ragging free. Strict actions are taken against the students who are found indulged in ragging activities. They are severely punished under the government rules and regulations. The students can even be rusticated in extreme cases. The college keeps a close check to avoid any such activities happening in the college.
3. Sexual Harassment Cell actively present-
Veerashaiva College also has a sexual harassment cell wherein any such incidents are brought to the immediate notice of the superiors and a strict and timely action taken to avoid the same happening again.
Placement Cell :-
Veerashaiva College, Bellary has very active placement cell right from 2004-2005. Placement cell has eight project genesis trained lecturers to take up training classes in analytical skills and language enhancement stream and to face the written test, all the students have been issued a four hundred pages Xeroxed study materials. The cell constantly interacts with prospective employers and invites them for campus recruitment. The cell counsels the students and tries its best to solve the career problem met
Substantial Scholarships are granted by sate and central governments under various schemes, some of the Scholarships are sanctioned for children whose parents are working in Mines, Military and physically challenged students merit Scholarships, B.com Scholarships sanchi HonnammaScholarships and others.