Beta Kappa Gamma is a national South Asian interest fraternity established at the University of Texas at Austin (UT) on May 6, 1999. Beta Kappa Gamma's objectives include providing service to the community through various philanthropic activities, increasing South Asian awareness, promoting academic scholarship, and creating a strong bond of brotherhood within its ranks. Beta Kappa Gamma was founded by twelve young men who came together with a single purpose - a vision of creating a timeless institution to cultivate brotherhood, knowledge, leadership. On May 6, 1999, twelve young men came together with a single vision - the vision of creating a timeless institution to cultivate Brotherhood, Knowledge, & Growth. The result of that vision is Beta Kappa Gamma. As the primary South Asian fraternity dedicated to community service at the University of Texas, Beta Kappa Gamma enjoys unparalleled excellence.