Year Founded: 1964

Accreditation: NAAC

Contact No: 080 - 22961001



Location: Mysore Road , Gnana Bharathi, Bangalore, Karnataka, India - 560056

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Bangalore University, Bangalore was established in 1964 as an off shoot of University of Mysore, primarily to include institutions of higher learning located in the metropolitan city and the districts of Bangalore, Kolar and Tumkur which eventually became a separate university. Initially, the two premier colleges of the city, the Central College and the University Visvesvaraya College of engineering formed the nucleus of Bangalore University.


The University was first accredited in 2002 by NAAC with five stars status and was re-accredited in 2008 with A Grade. According to India Today-Nielsen survey, Bangalore University ranks 13th in the list of 50 top Universities in the Country. Academically, the University is structured into six faculties- Arts, Science, Commerce & Management, Education, Law and Engineering.


Campus of Bangalore University -


Bangalore University is located in the Garden City of Bangalore aptly hailed as the I.T. Capital of India.


Facilities in Bangalore University -


  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Class Rooms
  • Internet
  • Canteen
  • Hostel
  • Health Centre
  • Gymnasium
  • Sports
  • Transportation
  • Placement Cell


Faculties at Bangalore University -


  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Commerce and Management
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Science


Courses offered by Bangalore University All Courses 

Bachelor of Arts


Category: General

Degree: B.A.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years


B.A. General - Stands for General Bachelor of Arts degree. Typically, a B.A. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in any discipline. Subjects usually studied.. Read more..

Bachelor of Science


Category: General

Degree: B.Sc.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years


B.Sc. General - Stands for Bachelor of Science. Typically, a B.Sc. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in science. Subjects usually studied under this degree.. Read more..

Bachelor of Commerce

Category: General

Degree: B.Com.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years


B.Com(Commerce)- Stands for Bachelor of Commerce. Typically, B.Com is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as accounts, maths and economics... Read more..

Bachelor of Buisness Management

Business Administration and Management

Category: Business Management

Degree: BBM

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years


BBM- Stands for Bachelor of Business Management. Typically, BBM course is a 3 year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as accounts, economics and business.. Read more..

Bachelor of Hotel Management

Category: Hotel Management

Degree: BHM

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years


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Name : Bangalore University
Location : Mysore Road
Gnana Bharathi
City : Bangalore
State : Karnataka
Country : India
Contact No : 080 - 22961001
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