Established in 1978, Bharathiya Vikas Trust aims to bring tangible change in the rural life by focusing in the areas like Agriculture, Access to Sustainable Energy, Education, Research and Development in rural areas, providing Self-Employment opportunities to youths, harnessing local resources, development of skills and training to improve the quality of life on a continuous basis to the rural community.
" It’s a awesome place... Homely training conditions. Its a best place to get knowledge... Excellent institution. "
Ms. Vandana Perdoor.
" Very friendly staff. Attended training on roof top gardening workshop. If you have any questions on solar energy, then these are the people to contact. "
Sri. Koteshwara Anathamurthy.
" Because of this institution, I could learn many things about fashion designing. "
Ms. Manjula Urala.
" I express my sincere appreciation for the remarkable work BVT is doing in empowering rural women and I have had the privilege of being a beneficiary of their training programs. I can confidently say that BVT has been instrumental in transforming my life and the lives of other women in our community. "
" Training on Fish value added products has transformed my life, enabling me to earn a substantial income. I highly appreciate BVT's unwavering support and guidance, which played a crucial role in my success. I Thank BVT, for empowering individuals like me and making a positive impact on others livelihoods. "
“ Training programs which is implemented by BVT are innovative and well organized. Follow up of BVT after training is remarkably appreciable. Staff of the BVT are very supportive and skilled. BVT programs helped people to change their life in terms of economically independent and socially empowered.”
Ms. Sangeetha Karta
(AGM, NABARD Dakshina Kannada and Udupi)
“ BVT is doing remarkable job in the field of community development. Its our honor to associate with BVT which has done result orientated projects in the field. BVT and KVK together conducted many training programs to farmers, youth and women and every program implemented very systematically and well planned by BVT team. KVK scientists reached very rural village farmers through programs organized by BVT. ”
Dr. Ramesh K.V
(Training Co-Ordinator KVK, Mangalore)
ASHDEN International Award to BVT -2021-22
Ashden Trust awarded the prestigious ASHDEN award to Bharathiya Vikas Trust (BVT) for their significant work and the contribution towards developing the Sustainable energy – Solar energy sector during 2021-22 under Energy Access & Skill. The initiatives of BVT in this aspect for several years has been not only towards controlling climate change but also ensuring clean and green livelihood opportunities/ solutions for people of the country.Read more
Establishment of B-SAFE Center for Excellence
B-SAFE Centre for Excellence (BVT Sustainable, Agriculture, and Financial Literacy & Energy based solutions) was inaugurated by Sri Sunil Kumar, Minister of Energy, Karnataka at Bharathiya Vikas Trust on October 17, 2021. The centre includes all the solar livelihood machines.Read more
Appreciation by Winrock International India (WII) for BVTs outstanding efforts in Training and capacity building of FI-Bankers for effective financing of Solar energy solutions across India.Read more
Appreciation by Govt ITI, Chikmagalur for outstanding work in training of more than 5000 Technicians of solar energy across Karnataka under the sponsorship by MGIRED/ KREDL, Govt of Karnataka.Read more
Appreciation letter by CEO of Zilla Panchayath, Udupi recognizing BVT’s outstanding and need based efforts done at Udupi and surrounding areas / districts during COVID period – I & II wave.Read more