The BCE-Shravanabelagola has been recognized by the Government of Karnataka (ED 124 UMV 97, Dated 22/8/1997) and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) New Delhi
(F.770-53-225/ET/96 Dated 4.8.1997) and It is affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum
. The institute has been conferred a Jain Religious Minority Status. It is an unaided institution.