Bangalore University

Bangalore University

State Universities

 Bangalore, Karnataka, India


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About University

Bangalore University is located in the Garden City of Bangalore aptly hailed as the "I.T. Capital of India", was established in July 1964 as an off shoot of the University of Mysore, primarily to include institutions of higher learning located in the metropolitan city of Bangalore 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 (CC) and the University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE) formed the nucleus of Bangalore University.



To promote excellence in education for a vibrant and inclusive society through knowledge creation and dissemination



To Import quality education to meet national and global challenges.To blend theoretical knowledge with practical skills.To encourage the faculty to pursue academic excellence through high quality research and publication.To provide access to all sections of society to pursue higher education.To promote the use of new technologies in teaching and research.To inculcate right values among students while encouraging.To promote leadership qualities among students.To produce socially sensitive citizens.To contribute nation building.To hasten the process of creating a knowledge society


Contact Details

Vice Chancellor

Prof. B. Thimme Gowda


Jnana Bharathi,Bangalore - 560 056

Phone Numbers

080 - 22961006

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