Bangalore University: Courses, Fees, Contact Details, Facilities

Debasree Banerjee Debasree Banerjee | Feb 12, 2024
Debasree Banerjee
Debasree Banerjee

Updated on - Feb 12, 2024

Latest Updates for Bangalore University

Bangalore University was established in the year 1964. NAAC has accredited it with an A-grade. Bangalore University is approved and recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC). Admission to courses like BA, BE, M.Sc, M.Ed, M.Tech, etc., is made based on merit in the qualifying examination. However, the university also accepts national and state-level entrance examination scores such as KCET, Karnataka PGCET, GATE, and UGC NET/ CSIR NET for admission to the various courses.

The university aids programs for undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the fields of science, arts, commerce, law, and technology. Bangalore University has released the syllabus for each of these courses. Bangalore University results are declared through the online platform, and students from various streams can view them easily by logging into their college accounts. The university's catchword is "Knowledge, together with the Knowledge of the supreme, releases one from all the evils."

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Bangalore University Quick Insights

Bangalore University is a hub of education and development in south India. Some other information is given below 

Bangalore University
Year of Establishment 1966
Type of University Private
Accreditations ‘A’ Grade by NAAC
Approval UGC
Courses/ Degrees Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, PG Diploma
Infrastructure Facilities Library, laboratories, Sports facilities, Hostel, Swimming Pool
Campus Area 1,110 acre
Location Bangalore, Karnataka

Bangalore University Ranking

Bangalore University has been securing the highest ranks in many fields. It is honored by various national and international institutions/ organizations for its outstanding contribution to academics. Below is an overview of Bangalore University's ranking

  • Bangalore University ranked 451500 in Asia and 38th in India according to the QS World University Rankings 2022.
  • The institute has ranked 98th in the overall category by NIRF ranking 2022.
  • THE WEEK ranked Bangalore University in 9th rank in the list of Top multi-disciplinary universities at the State level and number 1 in the State of Karnataka.
  • The university stands at number 5 out of the Top 10 Universities in South India.
  • Bangalore University has been rated at 11th position out of 45 top Universities in India.

Bangalore University Courses

Bangalore University offers several courses in various fields consisting of Science, Education, Management, etc. Bangalore University has some affiliated colleges. Bangalore University offers UG, PG, and Integrated courses as well as Certificate courses, diplomas, and PG Diplomas. Some of them are mentioned below

Course Duration  Selection Criteria
B.Sc 3 years  10+2 with minimum 50% Marks + CUET scores
BA 3 years  10+2 with minimum 50% Marks + Merit-based scores
MBA 2 Years Graduate Degree + KMAT/CAT/XAT/ATMA/GMAT/NMAT scores
M.Com 2 Years Graduate Degree + MAT/XAT scores
PhD 3 Years Master’s degree in the relevant discipline with 55% marks + valid marks in Ph.D. Entrance Test conducted by the university + interview

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Bangalore University Fee Details

Bangalore University offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in science, management, law, etc. disciplines. Applicants pay their fees online or offline mode. Given below are some of the fees for different courses offered by the institute

Course Total Tuition Fee
B.Sc INR 3,786
BA INR 28,000
MBA INR 56,000
M.Com INR 8,700
PhD INR 44,000

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Bangalore University Departments

Bangalore University has various departments under disciplines such as science, engineering, management, and doctoral. Given below are the departments of Bangalore University

Applied geology

Biological sciences






Computer Applications

Life sciences

Political Science

Bangalore University Admission

Bangalore University admission form is available on the official website of Bangalore University. To seek admission, students need to fill out the application form. Bangalore University admission for courses  BA, BE, M.Sc, M.Ed, MBA, M, Tech, etc., are made through an online examination conducted by the university. The university accepts GATE/ PG-CEET/ KCET exams for admission to different courses. Bangalore University admission for various courses is based on merit, marks scored in the entrance examination, and eligibility of the candidate. For admission to MBA, students have to go through a counseling session.

Bangalore University Eligibility Criteria

Admission to the courses has eligibility criteria that students have to fulfill, failing which they are not allowed to apply for the courses offered by Bangalore University. Below is a list of a few courses offered by the institute with their eligibility criteria

B.Sc Eligibility criteria

  • The candidate should have passed the 10+2 or pre-university examination from the Pre-University Education Board in Karnataka or any other state or university.
  • Candidate must have a valid CUET score.

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have completed Bachelor's degree/Master's degree in the relevant stream from Bangalore University or any other university.
  • Candidates must have valid KMAT/CAT/XAT/ATMA/GMAT/NMAT scores.

Ph.D. Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have passed a Master's degree in the relevant discipline with 55% marks in aggregate.
  • The candidate has to score good marks in the university examination and the National examinations, such as UGC-JRF, NET, SLET, etc, for admission

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Why Choose Bangalore University?

Bangalore University was ranked 15 among all Indian Universities in the Multi-Disciplinary University category. Bangalore University consists of 48 postgraduate departments, four university colleges, one postgraduate Centre at Kolar, 684 affiliated colleges, and several other centers. The university offers a National Service Scheme to its students. Ragging is strictly prohibited in the university. The university has also introduced a no-outsider policy to mitigate problematic activities in and nearby the campus. 

Bangalore University Academic Advantages

  • Bangalore University provides quality teaching to admitted students and encourages them to pursue their careers in their chosen fields. 
  • There are 8,535 students with 755 academic staff. 
  • There are six faculties in the university in the field of arts, science, commerce & management, education, law, and engineering. The university conducts exams on a semester basis two times a year. 

 Bangalore University Affiliated Colleges

Bangalore University is recognized by the UGC and accredited with an 'A' grade by the NAAC. Bangalore University is ranked 64th among the top universities in India by NIRF 2022. Bangalore University has 48 PG Departments, a Post Graduate center at Kolar, four constituent colleges, and 684 affiliated colleges. Additionally, there are various other Centres & Directorates of higher studies & research under its umbrella. A few of the colleges affiliated with Bangalore University are tabulated below.

Ramaiah Institute of Management  Hi-Tech Institute of Technology
PES College Of Engineering  Shreeyash College of Engineering and Technology 
Srinath College Of Pharmacy AIMS Bangalore

Bangalore University Cutoff

Bangalore University's cutoff for the year 2022 is yet to be released. Candidates who are seeking admission to the institute will have to meet the cutoff criteria of the institute. The candidates will have to secure valid marks to meet the cutoff criteria. Accepted exams are KMAT/ Karnataka PGCET/ CAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ XAT/ ATMA/ GMAT/ NMAT for MBA/ PGDM; CBSE 12th/ CUET/ AIFD WAT for B.Sc; KCET for B.Tech and B.Arch; Karnataka PGCET/ KMAT for MCA.

The cutoff is decided based on

  • Marks scored in the entrance examination.
  • The number of students appeared.
  • The number of seats available.

Bangalore University Expected BBA-LLB Cutoff 2022

Category Opening Score Closing Score
General 100 58
SC 99 40
ST 97 55

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Bangalore University Results

Bangalore University releases the final semester and backlogs of students' results in the last week of October every year on its official website. After 1 week of the declaration of marks, students can apply for a re-evaluation of exam papers. The revaluation results will be declared after 1 month of applying.

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Bangalore University Infrastructure

Bangalore University campus, which is 1,110 acres, offers facilities for staff and students like laboratories, a canteen, ATM, Gym, etc. The library has a collection of more than 3,36,000 books and 175 current periodicals, which include 8,554 Theses and Dissertations. The library operates from 2 campuses, namely Jnana Bharathi and Central College. University has a gym that consists of modern workout equipment. 

Given below are the facilities offered

  • Library
  • Cafeteria
  • Labs
  • Sports Facilities
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Security & Parking
  • Convenience Store
  • Gymnasium
  • Post Office
  • Guest House
  • Senate Hall
  • NSS Bhawan

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Bangalore University Placements

Bangalore University has a special Training & Placement Cell that offers various job opportunities to students as per their caliber. The Cell organizes numerous seminars and workshops related to the placement preparations, such as mock interview drills, mock aptitude tests, personality development, group discussion sessions, and many more. Every year 150+ companies visit the university to recruit aspiring candidates. 80%-90% of students get hired from courses like BE & ME.  

  • The highest salary package offered was INR 14 LPA - INR 15 LPA
  • The average salary package offered was INR 4 LPA - INR 5 LPA.

Bangalore University Top Recruiters

Every year 150+ companies visit the university to recruit aspiring candidates. Some of the major recruiters are






Royal Enfield



Sundaram Fasteners

Maruti Suzuki

SAP Labs



Hyundai Motors

Ford India Ltd.

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Bangalore University Scholarships

Bangalore University provides scholarships to economically weak students. Scholarships are based on merit, aid fund, etc. The scholarships available for BU students are as follows

Scholarship Description
Government of India Post-matric Scholarship Karnataka students belonging to the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes whose parent’s annual income is less than or equal to INR 2.5 Lacs
Minorities Scholarships The candidates belonging to minorities (i.e., Muslims, Christians, Buddhists, Sikhs, Anglo-Indians, Jains) whose parents’ income is less than INR 44,500 are eligible for Encouragement Fund/ Fees reimbursement.
Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship This scholarship is administered by the University Grants Commission (UGC). This will be granted to female students who are single girl children of their parents. The awardee will be given INR 500 per month for 10 months of each year. 
Subject Scholarship  The University has granted one scholarship for each class for the students who scored the highest marks in the previous qualifying examination. These carry free-ship exempting them from payment of tuition and lab fees only, plus a sum of INR 600 is given. 
Hon’ble Vice Chancellor’s Merit Scholarship The scholarship is for meritorious students (1st to 5th Ranks) who come under the Below Poverty Line as defined by the Government of Karnataka. The scholarship amounts to INR 500 each per month for 10 months for each year, to each Department of Bangalore University.
Special Scholarship Special Scholarships for Children of Government Employees/University Employees who die in harness, administered by the Director of Collegiate Education or the University as the case may be

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Bangalore University Collaborations

Bangalore University provides scholarships to economically weak students. Scholarships are based on merit, aid fund, etc. The scholarships available for BU students are as follows.


Partnering institute


Georgia College


Bremen University

National collaborations

  • ISEC
  • Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts

Bangalore University Faculty

Bangalore University has faculty of 750+ staff that are highly educated and experienced in their subjects. Most of the teaching faculty at the university have PhDs in their respective fields which ensures teachers can provide an in-depth understanding of the concepts to the students. The students of the university are exposed to guest/expert lectures by various faculty members with a great industrial experience. The teaching aids in learning processes which eventually help the students in their learning experience

Bangalore University Alumni

Bangalore University, Apart from all the academics and the cultural festivals, has given our country some of the most profound and notable alumni. Mentioned below are some inspirational and famous graduates of BU 

Notable Alumni


Anushka Sharma

Indian Actress

A.S Kiran Kumar

Former Chairman of ISRO

Prakash Padukone

1980-World No.1 Badminton player

T.V Mohandas Pai

Current Chairman of Manipal Global Education


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Bangalore University Highlights

Institution Type Public
Faculty Student Ratio 31:6
Total Faculty 753
Year of Establishment 1964
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Student Enrollment 8535
Total Area (In Acre) 1177
Accredited by NAAC-A, NIRF
Recognised by UGC AIU +1

Bangalore University Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
Bachelor of Engineering ₹68,180 4 Years
MTech -- 2 Years
MBA ₹58,000 2 Years
LLB -- 3 Years
BSc ₹3,786 3 Years
BHM -- 3 Years
BVA ₹3,786 4 Years
BCA ₹3,786 3 Years
BBA -- 3 Years
B.Arch ₹83,180 5 Years

Bangalore University Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by Bangalore University

MBA [Master of Business Administration]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: KMAT

₹ 58,000 (2 Years)

Exams Accepted: KMAT

LLB [Bachelor of Law]

Offline On Campus

BSc [Bachelor of Science]

Offline On Campus

₹ 3,786 (3 Years)

BVA [Bachelor of Visual Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 3,786 (4 Years)

₹ 3,786 (3 Years)

M.Voc [Master of Vocation]

Offline On Campus

Advance Diploma

Offline On Campus

₹ 80,000 (2 Years)

MFA [Master of Fine Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 8,700 (2 Years)

₹ 8,700 (2 Years)

₹ 56,000 (3 Years)

M.Com [Master of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 8,700 (2 Years)

B.Ed [Bachelor of Education]

Offline On Campus

B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 3,786 (3 Years)

Bachelor of Performing Arts

Offline On Campus

₹ 3,786 (3 Years)

BA [Bachelor of Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 8,629 (3 Years)

MVA [Master of Visual Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 8,700 (2 Years)

MSW [Master of Social Work]

Offline On Campus

₹ 8,700 (2 Years)

₹ 8,700 (2 Years)

₹ 8,700 (1 Year)

LLM [Master of Laws]

Offline On Campus

₹ 5,000 (2 Years)

M.Ed [Master of Education]

Offline On Campus

₹ 8,700 (2 Years)

BSW [Bachelor of Social Work]

Offline On Campus

₹ 3,786 (3 Years)

₹ 3,786 (3 Years)

₹ 1,262 (1 Year)

BFA [Bachelor of Fine Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 3,786 (3 Years)

₹ 33,000 (3 Years)

B.Arch [Bachelor of Architecture]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: NATA

₹ 83,180 (5 Years)

Exams Accepted: NATA

Exams Accepted by Bangalore University


Exam Date: Apr 18, 2024


Exam Date: Apr 06, 2024


Exam Date: Feb 03, 2024

Result Date: Mar 16, 2024

Bangalore University FAQs

How many courses are offered at Bangalore University?

Bangalore University offers more than 1500 courses at UG, PG, diploma, certificate and doctoral level in full-time/ part-time/ distance-learning mode.

Are there any distance learning programmes at Bangalore University?

Yes, Bangalore University offers distance learning programmes at both UG, PG, Diploma and Certificate level.

Are there any colleges affiliated to Bangalore University?

There are 281 colleges affiliated to Bangalore University. Some of them are Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship, AIMS Institutes,  Acharyas Bangalore B School, Kristu Jayanti College, RV Institute of Management, Bangalore Institute of Management Studies, Dayananda Sagar College of Arts, Science & Commerce College, etc.

Does Bangalore University offer scholarships?

The University furnishes certain Scholarships for the students to encourage students by helping them economically. Some scholarships are Vice-chancellor merit Scholarship, Five Merit Scholarships, BPL scholarship, etc.

Is there any hostel facility available at Bangalore University?

Bangalore University provides hostel accommodation for boys and girls including dining, reading room, TV, daily newspapers.

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Suvarna S Batch 2022 B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]
Reviewed on Mar 09, 2023
3 Entrance
2 Fees

Entrance Exams & Admissions : My course B. Com Direct walk in to the college in searching Application fees 100₹ I didn't get any reservation or benefits

Fees & Scholarships : They give 2 installment for paying fees I didn't get any scholarship No job opportunity in college campus

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Rajesh Naskar Batch 2004 Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA] (Computer Science)
Reviewed on Apr 12, 2021
4 Fees
4.5 Academics
4 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Entrance Exams & Admissions : There was no mandatory entrance exam for admission. The admission is confirmed through face to face counselling, and the process was smooth and hassle-free.

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Soujanyakamate799 Batch 2021 M.Phil [Master of Philosophy]
Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Bsc aggregate is considered for the admission with 50% marks There is no entrance exam.

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Nchumbeni F Batch 2018 M.Sc [Master of Science]
Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020
3.5 Placements
2 Fees
4 Academics
3 Infrastructure
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : There isn't an internship for bio-backgrounds introduced as of now. Yet, there are real-based projects for students that can be published. The alumni network is still impressive, consists of a vast network.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : The eli

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Jaichuilung Gangmei Batch 2021 MA [Master of Arts]
Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019
3.5 Placements
4 Fees
4 Academics
3.5 Infrastructure
4.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Till now I didn't join internships or any other companies. Our course, as compared to other courses have limited scope when it comes to any internships programmes. But I would like to join one.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : We have no entrance

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