About Seshadripuram Educational Trust

Seshadripuram Educational Trust (SET), a pioneering educational trust of Karnataka was founded in 1930. In the course of its sustained growth spanning eight decades, it has established itself as one of the foremost educational organizations in the state. SET has grown as a global conglomerate of premier educational institutions and as a symbol of emergent free India, catering to a total student population of over 20,000. The Trust engages more than 900 employees and provides education ranging from pre-school to post graduation and research.


Late - Smt. Anandamma

Late - Smt. Seetamma

Beginning with a strength of 20 students in 1930, the Seshadripuram Group of Institutions was founded originally in 1930 by two women educational enthusiasts of Seshadripuram, viz. Smt. Anandamma and Smt. Seethamma who started a primary school with about 20 children in a two Mangalore tiled rooms in the present main Campus of Seshadripuram. The trust has grown multifold to include 24 institutions with a strength 20,000 students. Having served for 83 years in the field of education, the trust is steadily progressing towards its Centenary celebrations creating a niche for itself in the academia.

SET is proud to have with them a list of Alumni, enlightened and elite personalities like Dr. Veerendra Hegde (Dharmasthala), Sri. B. V. Jagadeesh (Renowned IT professional), Smt. Shyamala.G.Bhave (Musician), Sri. Prakash Padukone (International Badminton Player), Sri. Gururaj Deshpande, Sri. A. V. Jayaprakash.... just to name a few. The institutions are independently managed and have an excellent track record in the field of academics, sports, culture and various other activities. Each institution is given the best infrastructure with an urge to provide quality education to students at all levels.