Bangalore University

Karnataka's No. 1 and among India's top universities

Established in 1964, Bangalore University has completed fifty-two years of fruitful existence and has come to be hailed as one of the largest universities of Asia. It is located on its sprawling 1,100 acres of campus, which is named as ‘Jnana Bharathi’. The university has a larger number of affiliated colleges and P.G. Centres with a rich diversity of programme options. Though originally intended to be a federal university, it has eventually emerged as an affiliating University. The University was first accredited in 2002 by NAAC with Five Star Status, re-accredited in the years 2008 and Nov. 2016 in 2nd and 3rd Cycles with ‘A’ Grade.

Karnataka’s No. 1 and among India’s top universities According to QS University Ranking: BRICS-2016, an international agency ranked Bangalore University at 151st position amongst BRICS nations. As per Hansa Research Survey 2016 published in THE WEEK-May 29, 2016 issue, Bangalore University is ranked at No. 15 in the Top Multi-disciplinary Universities at All India level, at No.9 in the Top State Multi-disciplinary Universities, No.5 in the South Zone and No.1 in the State of Karnataka.