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Bangalore University was established in July 1964, initially as an offshoot of University of Mysore. The University aims to promote excellence in education through knowledge creation and dissemination for a vibrant and inclusive society. The University has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council with NAAC-A grade and has also been recognized and approved under University Grants Commission (UGC). 

Bangalore University Admission 2019

Bangalore University admission 2019 provides a plethora of courses in Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma and Ph.D programmes along with Distance Education Programme (DDE) in a variety of fields.The selection to any of the courses at BU is either based on the entrance examination like PGCET, GATE and KCET etc. followed by counseling or purely on merit basis. 

Bangalore University Admission Content

Courses Offered by Bangalore University

BU offers various Bachelors, Masters, Diploma and Doctorate programmes along with Distance Education Programme.

  • The school of Biological Sciences provides a 5 years Integrated B.Sc.-M.Sc. course.
  • The University also offers Certifications in Dalit Movement, Gandhian Studies, Human Rights and Duties and Yoga Instructor.
  • B.A., B.Sc., B. Com., BCA, BHM, BE, B.Arch, LL.B, BBM, BBF, BIAS, B.Ed., B.P.Ed etc are some of the Undergraduate courses available in the University.
  • Amongst the Postgraduate courses offered are ME, MCA, MBA and M.Arch. 
  • BU offers DDE Admission in B.A., B.Com., BBA, M.A., M.Com., M.Sc. and Diploma.

The list of specialisations provided in some of the courses are listed below:

Course Specialisation
B.A.
General
Kathak and Choreography
Vidvat Madhyama
Home Science
Criminology and Correctional Administration
B.Sc.
General
Fashion and Apparel Design (FAD)
Speech-Hearing Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Rehabilitation Science
B.E.
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Information Technology
Electrical Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
B.Ed.
General
English
Special Education
M.E.
Civil Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Textile Technology
Mechanical Science
Biotechnology
Polymer Science
Electrical Science
Mathematics and Computer Science
M.A.
Kanada
English
Sanskrit
Urdu
Telegu/ French/ Spanish
Hindi
Philosophy
Political Science
Rural Development and Management
Social Work
Women's Study
Journalism and Mass Communication
Economics/ History/ Sociology
Life Science
Fashion and Apparel Design
Biochemistry
Botany
Molecular Biology
Chemistry
Computer Science
Electronic Media
Electronic Science
Applied Geology
Environmental Science
Geography
M.Sc.
Library and Information Science
Microbiology and Biotechnology
Mathematics
Physics
Psychological Counseling
Psychology
Statistics
Applied Genetics
Zoology
Human Consciousness and Yogic Science
Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
M.Com.
General
Financial Analysis
International Business
LL.M
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Corporate and Commercial Law
Labour and Employment Law
Criminal Law
Human rights and Environmental Law
MVA
Painting
Sculpture
New Media
Graphic-Print Making
MPA
Music
Dance
Theatre
Mridanga
Ph.D
Art
Science
Commerce
Engineering
Education
Law
Diploma
Sanskrit
Urdu
PG Diploma
Ambedkar Studies
Basha Vignana (Linguistics)
Epigraphy
Film Acting
Functional Hindi & Hindi Translational
Gandhian Studies
Tourism and Museology
Manuscriptology
Visual Arts
Rural Management
Communal Harmony and Social Peace
Geo-Informatics
Psychological Counseling
Clinical Embryology and Assisted Reproductive Technology
Yoga Studies

Bangalore University Application Form

The application form to any of the course available in Bangalore University can be filled by visiting the official website of the University followed by the submission of the required documents to the concerned University Department. 

For all the Full-Time Courses:

  • Visit the official website of the University.
  • Fill the application form to the required course and make a payment of INR 200+45 for general whereas for SC/ ST/ PH -INR 100+45/- through e-payment.
  • To the filled application form attach the self-attested copies of the documents required and sent it to the concerned Department of the University either in person or through post.

For the Distance Education Programmes:

The application form for DDE can be filled either online through the official website of the University or offline following the given steps:

Online: 

  • The candidate can fill the application form of the required course  through the official website.
  • Pay the application fee of INR 750/- through Demand Draft drawn in favour of “ Finance Officer, Bangalore University” payable at Bangalore.
  • Sent the downloaded copy of the application form with the DD and other necessary documents to the University.

Offline:

  • The applicant can obtain the application form through one of the Bangalore centers and make a State Bank of India payment of INR 750/-.
  • OR, The candidate can also obtain the application form through post by sending a self-addressed envelope along with the DD and postal stamp of INR 200/- to the concerned DDE Department. 

Bangalore University Admission Fee

Based on the type of the course and its duration the Bangalore University fee structure varies from one course to another. The fee structure of some of the major courses are given below:

  • INR 11,000/- per annum is the course fee for Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) provided by the University.
  • B.Com. fee structure is INR 8,500/- per annum.
  • The yearly tuition fee of Ph.D course ranges from INR 8,800/- to INR 17,600/-.

Bangalore University UG Admission 2019

BU provides Undergraduate programmes is a variety of branches in a full-time mode. The UG courses available are B.A., B.Com., B.Sc., BHM, BCA, BFA, BVA, BE, B.ED. and many more.

BU Undergraduate Programme Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for admission into any of the UG course are available below:

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
B.A.
The aggregate marks of at least 50% for general and 45% for ST/ SC/ PH in class 10+2 with a cognate subject group.
Based upon merit of 10+2.
B.Sc.
BS
BCA
BFA
BVA
BSW
B.Sc.-M.Sc. (Int.)
BMS-MMS (Int.)
BA-LL.B (Int.)
B.Com.
BHM
BBM
BFM
BIAS
BBF
LL.B
The aggregate marks of at least 50% for general and 45% for ST/ SC/ PH in graduation with a cognate subject group.
Based uopn the merit of Graduation.
B.Lib.Sc.
BE
The aggregate marks of 50% in class 10+2 with PCM subject group.
Merit in qualifying exam (KCET) conducted by KEA.
B.Arch.
B.Ed. The aggregate marks of 50% in graduation in any discipline.
Based upon merit at Bachelor's level.
B.P.Ed. The aggregate marks of 50% in Graduation with active participation in Inter college/ Inter zonal/ District/ School competition in sports and games recognized by AIU/ IOA/ SGFI/ Govt. of India OR The aggregate marks of 45% in UG with Physical Education OR The aggregate marks of 45% in UG degree of any discipline with Physical Education as one of the main subjects.
Merit in Graduation followed by performance in Physical Proficiency Test.

Bangalore University PG Admission 2019

Bangalore University, at Postgraduate level offers a variety of courses in a full-time mode. Some of the Masters programmes provided by the University are M.A., M.Sc., M.Ed., M.P.Ed., LL. M, MSW, ME, MBA, MCA, M.Arch. and many more.

BU M.A. Programme Eligibility

For seeking admission in any of the branch of M.A course, the applicant is required to satisfy the following discussed eligibility criteria:

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
M.A. Rural Development and Management
The aggregate marks of 40% in Graduation with 50% marks in the related subject.
Based upon merit in Graduation followed by counseling.
M.A. Economics/ History/ Sociology
M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication The aggregate marks of 50% in Graduation with Journalism as one of the main subjects.
M.A. Women's Studies The aggregate marks of 50% in Graduation with preference given to those who have taken Women's Studies as one of the main subjects at UG level.
M.A. Kannada The aggregate marks of 40% in Graduation with 50% marks in the related subject OR Graduation in B.Sc./ B.Com. with at least 55% marks in Kannada provided they have passed the Kannada Rathna or Pandit Examination.
M.A. English The aggregate marks of 40% in Graduation with 50% marks in the related subject OR Graduation in B.Sc./ B.Com. with at least 55% marks in the concerned language.
M.A. Hindi The aggregate marks of 40% in Graduation with 50% marks in the related subject OR Graduation in B.Sc./ B.Com. with at least 55% marks in the concerned language OR Those who have passed RashtraBhasha Visharad Examination of Dakshina Bharath Hindi Prachar Sabha or equivalent examination.
M.A. Urdu
The aggregate marks of 40% in Graduation with 50% marks in the related subject OR Graduation in B.A./ B.Sc./ B.Com. with at least 55% marks in the concerned language.
M.A. Telugu/ French/ Spanish
M.A. Sanskrit The aggregate marks of 40% in Graduation with 50% marks in the related subject OR Graduation in B.Sc./ B.Com./ BBA/ BBM/ BCA/ BHM with at least 55% marks in the concerned language OR Those who have passed Sahitya Examination in Sanskrit / Sanskrit Bhasha Vidvat Madhyama/ Diploma course in Sanskrit with a degree.
M.A. Social Work The aggregate marks of 50% with B.A./ BSW.
M.A. Philosophy The aggregate marks of 50% in any discipline of Graduation.
M.A. Political Science The aggregate marks of 40% in Graduation with 50% marks in the related subject/ Public Administration at the Bachelor’s Degree OR Those candidates who have studied Political Science as a subject in the first three years of Int. B.A-B.L/ B.A-LL.B course.

BU M.Sc. Programme Eligibility

The candidates are required to possess the following eligibility criteria for admission in M.Sc.:

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
M.Sc. Biochemistry The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with at least 50% marks in Chemistry/ Biochemistry.
Based upon merit in Graduation followed by counseling.
M.Sc. Botany The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with at least 50% marks in Botany/ Applied Botany.
M.Sc. Chemistry The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with at least 50% marks in Chemistry.
M.Sc. Physics The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with at least 50% aggregate marks in the optional subjects and Physics and Mathematics as two of the three related subjects in Graduation.
M.Sc Mathematics The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with at least 50% marks in Mathematics.
M.Sc. Statistics The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in B.Sc. with Mathematics and Statistics as optional subjects and minimum of 50% marks in Statistics OR The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with Statistics as the major subject and Mathematics as minor subject and minimum of 50% marks in Statistics.
M.Sc. Zoology The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in B.Sc. with at least 50% marks in Zoology.
M.Sc. Applied Genetics The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in B.Sc. with at least 50% aggregate marks in the optional subjects.
M.Sc. Applied Geology The aggregate marks of 50% in the optionals of any B.Sc. Graduate degree.
M.Sc. Geography The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with at least 50% marks in Geography.
M.Sc. Life Science The aggregate marks of at least 50% in the optional subjects of B.Sc. with any Life Science subject OR The aggregate marks of 50% in B.Sc. (Agri.). The candidates with Sericulture as one of the optional subjects in B.Sc. will be given preference.
M.Sc Fashion and Apparel Design The aggregate marks of 50% in Science/ Engineering in Fashion & Apparel Design/ Textiles & Clothing/ Apparel & Fashion Technology/ Fashion Designing/ Costume & Apparel Design/ Costume Design and Fashion / Textile Technology/ Silk Technology.
M.Sc. Molecular Biology The aggregate marks of 50% in all the optional subjects and Chemistry/ Biochemistry as compulsory.
M.Sc. Computer Science The aggregate marks of 50% in all the optional Subjects in B.Sc. with Computer Science/ BCA with Mathematics as one of the main subjects OR B.Sc with P.G. Diploma/ Certificate Course in Computer Science.
M.Sc. Electronic Media the aggregate marks of 50% in any Graduate Degree.
M.Sc. Electronic Science The aggregate marks of 50% in all the optional subjects with Graduation in Science.
M.Sc. Environmental Science The aggregate marks of 50% in Science/Agriculture/ Horticulture/Forestry/ Engineering with Chemistry/ Biochemistry.
M.Sc. Library and Information Science The aggregate marks of 50% in optional subjects in Bachelor's with second class.
M.Sc. Microbiology and Biotechnology The aggregate marks of at least 50 % in B.Sc. with any Life Science subject/ B.Sc. In Biotechnology OR B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biotechnology/ Biology/ Botany/Microbiology/ Zoology.
M.Sc. Psychology The aggregate marks of 40% in all the subjects in Graduation with at least 50% marks in Psychology.
M.Sc. Psychology The aggregate marks of 50% in B.Sc./ B.A. with at least one paer in Psychology OR B.Ed. or P.G. Diploma in Counseling.
M.Sc. Human Consciousness and Yogic Science the aggregate marks of 50% in any Graduate Degree.
M.Sc. Audiology & Speech Language Pathology The aggregate marks of 50% in Bachelor’s Degree in Speech-Language and Hearing Sciences.
M. Sc. Audiology/ Speech Language Pathology Bachelor's degree in B.Sc. or BASLP with minimum passing marks.

BU M.Com., MTTM, MMS, M.Ed, M.P.Ed., LL.M, MSW, M.Lib.Sc., MVA And MPA Programme Eligibility

 The admission to any of the branch of the mentioned course requires the following criteria to be fulfilled:

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
M.Com. The aggregate marks of 50% in B.Com. OR Bachelor’s degree with an aggregate marks of 50% (45% for reserved categories) with Commerce/ Accounting/ Management/ Economics as one of the main subjects.
Based on merit in Graduation followed by counseling.
MTTM-(Self Financed) The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/PH) in any discipline of Bachelor's or Master's degree.
MMS-(LE) The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/PH) in B.Com./BBM/ equivalent degree.
M.Ed. The aggregate marks of 50% in B.Ed.
M.P.Ed. The aggregate marks of 50% in B.P.Ed. with outstanding performance in Inter-university, Interstate or International level sport activities.
Based on merit in the qualifying examination, followed by a General Proficiency Test and performance in sports.
LL.M The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/PH) in LL.B or Int. LL.B for a recognized University.
Based on the Admission test conducted by the University followed by counseling.
MSW The aggregate of at least 50% in BSW from a recognized University.
Based on merit in Graduation followed by counseling.
M.Lib.Sc. The aggregate of at least 50% in B.Lib.Sc. from a recognized University.
MVA A course on BVA from a recognized University.
MPA The aggregate marks of at least 50% in the concerned optional subject with Graduation in Music Vocals/ Instrumentals as one of the optional OR The aggregate marks of minimum 50% in the Senior Grade Examination in Music (Vocal/Instrumental) conducted by the Karnataka Secondary Education Board with Graduation OR The aggregate marks of 50% n PG Diploma or 2 years Diploma or 4 years Certificate Course in Vocal/ Instrumental Music with Graduation from a recognized University.
Based on merit in Graduation followed by Aptitude test.

BU ME, M.Arch., MBA and MCA Programme Eligibility

At the Postgraduate level, BU also provides ME, M.Arch., MBA and MCA the eligibility of which is discussed below:

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
ME The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/ PH) in BE/ B.Tech from a recognized University.
Based upon the score in PGCET/ GATE followed by counseling.
M.Arch. The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/ PH) in B.Arch. from a recognized University.
MBA (Day Shift) The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/ PH) in any discipline of Graduation.
Based upon the score in PGCET followed by counseling.
MBA (Evening Shift) The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/ PH) in any discipline of Graduation along with an experience of 3 years in the relevant field.
MCA The aggregate marks of 50% 50% (45% for SC/ ST/ PH) in any discipline with Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Computer Programming/ Business Mathematics or Business Statistics as one of the main subjects during Graduation from a recognized University.
MCA (LE) The aggregate marks of 50% (45% for SC/ ST/ PH) in Graduation from a recognized University OR BCA, B.Sc (IT/ Computer Science) with Mathematics at 10+2.

Bangalore University Ph.D Admission 2019

The University provides Doctorate course in different specializations like Art, Science, Commerce, Law, Engineering and Education on a full time basis. GATE/ M.Phil. degree holders/ Researchers recognized by  DST, UGC, CSIR, AICTE/ JRF/ SET etc. are exempted from writing the Entrance Examination and are directly required to appear for the interview round conducted by the University.

BU Ph.D Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for admission in Ph.D course is as follows:

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
Ph.D The aggregate marks of 55% in any discipline of Masters degree.
Based upon the Entrance Test conducted by the University followed by the interview.

Bangalore University DDE Admission 2019

Bangalore University offers Distance Education Programme in a variety of UG, PG and Diploma courses. 

  • Amongst the UG programmes, courses are offered in B.A., BBA and B.Com. 
  • At PG level M.A., M.Com., and M.Sc are provided.
  • Diploma in Applied Nutrition and Dietetics and PG Diploma in Human Resource Management, Marketing Management, Business Administration and Translation in Hindi also form a part of the courses provided by the University.

BU DDE Course Eligibility

The admission in DDE has a set of eligibility criteria to be fulfilled by the applicant. These criteria are listed below: 

Course Eligibility
Admission Criteria
B.A.
Should have passed class 10+2 from a recognized board.
Based upon the marks in the qualifying examinations.
B.Com.
BBA
Diploma
M.A. Hindi
The aggregate marks of 40% in the related discipline of B.A. and 50% marks in the concerned subject OR The aggregate marks of 55% in the concerned language subject in B.A./ B.Sc. or B.Com.
M.A. English
M.A. Urdu
M.A. Sanskrit
M.A. Telugu
M.A. French
M.A. Kannada
M.A. Philosophy The aggregate marks of 50% in B.A. with Philosophy, Logic Ethics, Religion, Theology Aesthetics, Yoga or Sanskrit as one of the major subjects.
M.A. History
The aggregate marks of 40% and 50% marks in the concerned subject in any related discipline of B.A. OR The aggregate of 50% in any Bachelor's degree.
M.A. Economics
M.A. Political Science
M.A. Sociology The aggregate marks of 40% and 50% marks in the concerned subject in any related discipline of B.A. OR The aggregate of 50% in Bachelor's degree with Public Administration as one of the main subjects.
M.Com. The aggregate marks of at least 50% in the concerned Commerce subject in B.Com./ BBA.
M.Sc. The aggregate marks of 40% and 50% marks in Mathematics in B.Sc.
PGDHRM
The aggregate marks of minimum 405 in any UG degree.
PGDBA
PGDMM
PGDHT The marks of 50% in the optional Hindi subject in B.A. OR Any other degree candidates who have scored 55% marks in Hindi in the first year of the programme.
Certificate in Kannada
Successfully completed class 10.
Certificate in Nutrition & Dietetics

Bangalore University Admission Helpline

Bangalore University, Bangalore
Phone 080-22961000
Address
Bangalore University, Gnana Bharathi Main Road, Gnana Bharathi, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560056

Bangalore University FAQs

  • How can I apply to Ph.D course?

The admission to Ph.D course in BU in based on the entrance examination conducted by the University. This is followed by an Interview. GATE/ M.Phil. degree holders/ Researchers recognized by  DST, UGC, CSIR, AICTE/ JRF/ SET etc. are exempted from writing the Entrance Examination and are directly required to appear for the interview round conducted by the University.

  • What is the fee structure of Masters of Law?

Masters of Law (LL.M) is just a 1 year course and the fee structure during the entire duration of the course is INR 12,000/-.

  • What are the courses offered by Bangalore University?

Bangalore University offers a plethora of courses at the Undergraduate Level, Postgraduate Level, Doctoral Programme, Diploma Courses along with Distance Education Programme.

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Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process 2019 for Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Reviews


Preethi
Preethi
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2021
9/10
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The admission process is very easy. The student who passed 12th standard can get admission in the college. Before admission, you have to fill the admission form, Once your seat is confirmed in that college they will inform you. They was no such entrance examination. The typical cutoffs for my course is 190 out of 200.



Sahana
Sahana
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Electronics), batch of 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Counseling is their for admission. There is no entrance exam. They consider our marks and they make a list of ranking according to our marks whatever we get in bsc.



kaliyuga
Kaliyuga
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] (Accountancy), batch of 2021
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

since i have being studying in an government college there is nothing much about the admissiom procedure. i haven't took up any kind of entrance exam.



Jaichuilung
Jaichuilung
Master of Arts [MA], batch of 2021
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

We have no entrance exam for this course, we go according to the merit. We need to have a minimum of 75% attendance to appear in our exam.



Suman
Suman
Msc (electronic media ), batch of 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility: any degree pass on 60% above 

Admission process: first apply for the online 



Prashanth
Prashanth
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criterion is a B.Sc degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate.




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