BLDEA’s JSS College of Education
BLDEA’s JSS College of Education was established by B.L.D.E. Association in 1980, and affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad. From the academic year 2010-2011, the college is affiliated to Rani Channamma University, Belagavi. The college is the brain child of late Sri B. M. Patil, a farsighted visionary, the then General Secretary of the B.L.D.E. Association. The college then came under the leadership of N. G. Karur, the founder principal of the college.
BLDEA’s JSS College of Education was renamed as Jnanayogi Shri Siddheswar Swamiji College of Education in 1995. Permanent affiliation was granted by Karnataka University Dharwad in 1993 and NCTE accorded recognition to the college in 1996. Another feather in the cap of the institution was starting of M.Ed. regular course in 2000, which is affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad. Now, M.Ed. regular course comes under Rani Channamma University, Belagavi.