Maratha Mandal's Nathajirao G. Halgekar Institute of Dental Sciences & Research Centre, Belagavi was Established in 1992. The Campus has a 1,31,366 sq. ft. Dental College Building spread over a beautiful lush 6.18-acre plot. The building houses all the clinical and basic science departments. The campus has staff quarters and independent fully equipped seminar halls & class rooms and well-furnished Boys & Girls Hostels, Cafeteria and mess.
Maratha Mandal, Belgaum started in 1931, a dedicated group of individuals belonging to the Maratha Community, embarked on a dream. Their vision – to create a strong education base in the neglected areas of North Karnataka. Over a period of 75 years, the Maratha Mandal’s Trust has blazed a trail and set an unparalleled example in the state. Today, The Maratha Mandal’s trust runs over 35 Institutions in the field of Education. More than 12,000 students undergoing every possible course from kindergarten to degree programs in the faculties of Arts, Science and commerce and also professional courses in Dental, Engineering, Pharmacy & Polytechnic etc. are all part of this gigantic social phenomenon.
The Maratha Mandal Trust is ably managed by a board constituting the President, Vice President and managing Committee Members, Trust Board Members and governing Council Members, each a responsible and knowledgeable person with an immaculate track record. The success of Maratha Mandal can be attributed to their sterling contribution over the years. Nathajirao G. Halgekar Institute of Dental Sciences & Research Centre, Belagavi stands as testimony to the high professional standards aimed for and achieved by The Maratha Mandal, Belagavi.