D.R.M. Science College, was formerly known as DRM College is the mother of all constituent schools and colleges of Bapuji Educational Association. Previously it was a Government intermediate college started in 1947 and was run by the Government of Mysore. The Bapuji Educational Association took over this college in 1958 and converted in to A First Grade Arts, Commerce and Science college. Being the only college in and around Davangere, it catered to the educational needs of rural and urban people.

It is named after the donor Sri Dharma Rathnakara Rajanahalli Maddurayappa, (DRM) Davangere. The college, owing to its increasing strength, was bifurcated into DRM Science College and ARG college of Arts and Commerce in 1973. The college which was formerly affiliated to Mysore University and then Kuvempu University and the college had got “Sadhana Puraskar” award during 2010 from Kuvempu University for its outstanding performance.
Now it has the permanent affiliation of Davangere University, Davangere. This is an aided college, and recognized by the UGC under 2(f), 12(b) and is getting UGC grants.

The Government of Karnataka took a decision to separate P.U. classes from Composite Degree College. Accordingly the college was further bifurcated into DRM PU Science College and DRM Science College in 2001.

The college has been Accredited by NAAC with Three Stars (***) on 22-03-2001. During second cycle with grade B+ on 31 -03 -2007 and With grade ‘B’ on 1/5/2015 . And now preparing for 4th cycle accreditation from NAAC.

The college has an independent building built in an area of 4 acres of land. The first block houses the principal’s chamber, office, general staff room, sports room, ladies rest room and classrooms. The second block houses Physics and Chemistry practical labs and staff room. The third block is the block of Natural sciences and NSS room and the fourth block is the library block in the ground floor and in the second floor are the departments of Mathematics and Computer Science.

The college is proud to have units of NCC,NSS, Ranger Rover, LEAD , Youth Red Cross , which are supporting in building the personality of the students.


Value-added programs are courses or activities that are designed to enhance the skills, knowledge, and employability of students beyond their regular curriculum.
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Available Combinations : Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM) Chemistry, Botany, Zoology (CBZ) Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science (PMCs) Languages : Kannada, English, Hindi, Urdu
We proudly announce IIIrd Rank Holder of Davangere University from DRM Science College “Sri Nikitha R Maladakar”
One Day International Seminar on “Transdisciplinary Strategies towards Bioprospecting And Conservation of Medicinal Plants” Date: 04-April-2024




Davanagere, situated in the heart of Karnataka, is a fast growing city. It is the nerve centre of trade and commerce, the heart throb and the abode of large hearted donors. The credit of putting Davanagere on the National and International map goes to Bapuji Educational Association. B.E.A. came into existence in the year 1958 and now it has become a house hold name in Karnataka, pursuing excellence in the field of education, thanks to the vision, farsightedness and large heartedness of its Hon. Secretary, popular Dr. Shamanur Shivashankarappa. As many as 47 educational institutions from primary to post graduate courses are nursed and nurtured by the association. All these institutions have been rendering memorable service to the society and the nation as a whole. The evolution of Bapuji Educational Association has led to the significant growth of Davanagere. The Association has taken every care, at every step to facilitate the smooth growing of all its family members.




D.R.M Science College,


Phone No.:08192-250207

Email :drmsc@rediffmail.com

Taluk: Davangere



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