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Bangalore University, Bangalore, is one of the best colleges in Karnataka and secures the rank of 5th best college in South India. It was established in the year 1964 and has achieved great success in bestowing high-quality education to its students. It has been accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council with an A-grade. Bangalore University is approved and recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

The university aids programs for undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in fields of science, arts, commerce, law, and technology. The Bangalore University results are declared through the online platform and the students from various streams can view it easily by login into their accounts. The university's catchword is "Knowledge together with the Knowledge of the supreme releases one from all the evils". The Bangalore University provides various infrastructural facilities to its students.

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Bangalore University Highlights 

The highlights of Bangalore University, such as university type, Bangalore University address approvals, facilities, Bangalore University contact number etc., are mentioned below.

Bangalore University Highlights
Year of Establishment 1966
Type of University Private
Accreditations ‘A’ Grade by NAAC
Approval UGC
Affiliations UGC, AIU, ACU, NAAC, DEC
Campus Area 1,110 acre
Courses/ Degrees Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, PG Diploma
Infrastructure Facilities Library, laboratories, Sports facilities, Hostel, Swimming Pool
Official Website https://eng.bangaloreuniversity.ac.in/

Why Choose Bangalore University?

In 2016, The Week has ranked Bangalore University at number 15 among all Indian Universities in the Multi-Disciplinary University category. Bangalore University consists of 48 postgraduate departments, 4 university colleges, 1 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.

Bangalore University Academic Advantages

Bangalore University provides quality teaching to admitted students and encourages them to pursue their careers in the chosen field. There are 8,535 students with 755 academic staff. There are 6 faculties in the university in the field of arts, science, commerce & management, education, law, and engineering. The university conducts exams on a semester basis 2 times a year. 

Bangalore University Rankings

Bangalore University has been securing the highest ranks in many fields including course offering, research to name a few. It is honoured by various national and international institutions/ organizations for its outstanding contribution to academics. Below is an overview of Bangalore University ranking:

  • The QS University Rankings ranked the university at the 151st position in the list of top universities in BRICS nations.
  • In 2016, Bangalore University was ranked at 15th position in Top Multi-disciplinary Universities at All-India Level by THE WEEK magazine.
  • 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

There are several courses offered by Bangalore University in various fields consisting of Science, Education, Management, etc. Bangalore University has some affiliated colleges. Bangalore University courses contain Doctoral program, Masters program and Undergraduate program. 

Bangalore University Engineering Courses

Courses Specializations
B.E Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering

Bangalore University Science Courses

Courses Specializations
B.Sc General, Fashion & Apparel Design, Speech-Hearing Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology, Rehabilitation Science
M.Sc Applied Genetics, Applied Geology, Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronic Media, Electronic Science, Environmental Science, Fashion & Apparel Design, Geography, Geographical Information Science, Human Consciousness and Yogic Science, Life Science, Mathematics, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Physics, Psychology, Psychological Counseling, Statistics, Zoology.
Ph.D.

Bangalore University Education Courses

Courses Specializations
B.Ed General, English, Special Education
M.Ed
Ph.D.

Read more on Bangalore University Courses and Fees

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.

Economics Physics English
Visual Arts Sociology Chemistry
Journalism and Mass Communication Mathematics Statistics
Computer Applications Commerce Education
Political Science Life Sciences Zoology

Bangalore University Admission 

Bangalore University admission 2021 is initiated by filling the application form from the official website of Bangalore University. Bangalore University pg admission 2021 and ug admission are done through an online examination conducted by the university. The university accepts GATE/ PG-CEET/ KCET exams for admissions to different courses. 

Bangalore University admission for various courses is based on merit, marks scored in the entrance examination and eligibility of the candidate. Admitting to MBA students have to go through a counselling process.

Read more on Bangalore University Admission 2021

Bangalore University Eligibility Criteria

Numerous courses are offered by Bangalore University in the fields of Science, Engineering, Management, Social Work and Education. Admission to the courses has eligibility criteria that students have to fulfil failing which they are not allowed to apply for the courses offered by the Bangalore University. Below is a list of a few courses offered by the Bangalore University with their eligibility criteria:

Bangalore University B.Sc Eligibility

The university offers Bachelor of Science course in various specializations including Rehabilitation Science, Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics (CND), Composite Home Science (CHS), Interior Design & Decoration (ID&D), Graphic Design (GD) to name a few. The course is for 3 years and divided into 6 semesters. Bangalore University fees for the B.Sc course is INR31,500/-

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have passed the 10+2 or pre-university examination from the Pre-UniversityEducation board in Karnataka or any other state or university 

Bangalore University Ph.D. Eligibility

The university offers a Doctorate of Philosophy program in fields of Science, Engineering, Education, etc fields. Bangalore University Ph.D. fees for 3 years are INR 44,000. The course duration extends to 6 years.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate has to score good marks in the university examination and the National examinations such as UGC-JRF, NET, SLET, etc for admission

Bangalore University MBA Eligibility

Masters in Business Administration course is offered by Bangalore University with Finance & Accounting, International Business, as specializations. The course is of the duration of 2 years and consists of 4 semesters. Bangalore University MBA fees are INR58,000/- 

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have completed Bachelor's degree/ Master’s degree in the relevant stream from Bangalore University or any other university.

Bangalore University Cut Off

Bangalore University cut off is released every academic year for admission to various courses.  The cut-off for Bangalore University is released based on the scores scored by students in the university entrance exam. Bangalore University cut-off marks 2020 for the MBA course in Karnataka PGCET  is 446. Bangalore University MBA cut off depends upon the scores of CAT/ XAT. 

The cut-off is decided based on:

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

For more information, check Bangalore University Cut off

Bangalore University Result

Bangalore University releases the final semester and backlog students' results in the last week of October every year. Bangalore University BA, B.Com, B.H.M 1st semester results for continuing students are to be tentatively declared in August 2021. After 1 week of the declaration of marks, students can apply for re-evaluation of exam papers. The revaluation results will be declared after 1 month of applying.

Mentioned below are the steps for checking the scores:

  1. Visit the official website of Bangalore University
  2. In the Examinations section, click on “Results“.
  3. Enter your Registration Number and click on the Check Result option to check the BU scorecard.
  4. Click on the Print button to download the Bangalore University Scorecard.

Read more about Bangalore University results

Bangalore University Campus

Bangalore University campus is made upon 1,110 acres of land and provides all the facilities to its students which helps them to move towards their vision of imparting quality education. The classrooms are equipped with modern technological facilities. The campus life of students is filled with learning and fun. They provide gyms, convenience stores, ATMs, etc to their students.

Bangalore University Infrastructure Facilities

Bangalore University campus offers facilities for staff and students like laboratories, 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 equipment. 

Given below are the facilities offered:

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

Bangalore University Hostel Details

Students studying at Bangalore University are provided with separate campus accommodation facilities for boys and girls students. Bangalore University campus has 8 boys hostel and 4 girls hostel. All hostels are in-campus hostels. The hostels provide basic facilities like mess, common room, water purifier, etc.

All hostels have the following facilities:

  • Mess facility in each hostel 
  • 24-hour security
  • Common Room
  • Water Purifier
  • Laundry
  • Recreation Room

Read more on Bangalore University Facilities provided at the campus.

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:

  • 5 merit scholarships are provided
  • Scholarship test is conducted by SEC and top 25 scorers will get the scholarship
  • Post-Metric scholarship for students belonging to Karnataka State
  • PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for a single girl child.

Read more on Bangalore University Scholarship

Bangalore University Distance Education

Bangalore University has a department called Directorate of Correspondence Courses & Distance Education, which is established for providing distance education to students, was established in the year 1976. It offers different courses of study such as Under Graduate Degrees, Post Graduate Degree, Professional Degree, P.G. Diploma, Diploma and Certificate Courses.

Some of the courses offered by BU under Distance Education are:

  • BA
  • BBA
  • B.Com
  • M.A
  • M.Sc

Bangalore University Alumni

Notable alumni of Bangalore University are actress Anushka Sharma, Anushka Shetty, Monisha, cricketer Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble, Robin Uthappa and many others. Alumni from BU are working in different fields chosen by them. Alumni can donate to their alma mater. There is an alumni fund and all the details regarding the fund are given on the official website.

Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Entrance Exams Details 2021

Courses and Fees Structure of Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore

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Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Engineering [BE]  4 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time

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Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Management [BBM]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 33,000
Bachelor of Management Studies [BMS] + Master of Management Studies [MMS]  5 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 58,000
Master of Tourism Management [MTM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 80,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time

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Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 25,500
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 66,667
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,000

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Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 31,500
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] + Master of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,000
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 11,683
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,500
Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,000
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 21,000
Bachelor of Fine Arts [BFA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 21,000
Bachelor of Library and Information Science [B.Lib.I.Sc]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,500
Bachelor of Social Work [BSW]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 21,000
Bachelor of Visual Arts [BVA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 21,000
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,000
Diploma in Humanity Arts  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,000
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 9,845
Master of Fine Arts [MFA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Master of Social Work [MSW]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Master of Visual Arts [MVA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time Rs. 44,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,750
Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Fashion Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 31,500
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 36,000
Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 20,000
Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Hospitality Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Hotel Management [BHM]  4 year(s), Full Time
Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Architecture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch]  5 year(s), Full Time
Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [BA LLB]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 67,525
Master of Laws [LLM]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time

Live Application Forms

Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,500
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 60,000
Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  1 year(s), Full Time
Bachelor of Physical Education [B.P.Ed]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 21,710
Master of Education [M.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Master of Physical Education [M.P.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,700
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 44,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Part Time
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time

Placements and Average package


Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 3 Lacs Per Annum 18 Lacs Per Annum ONGC, Dell, HCL, TCS, Infosys, Ford, BEML, IBM, HP
Master of Technology [M.Tech] 5.5 Lacs Per Annum 21 Lacs Per Annum BEML, HP, Infosys, TCS, Ford etc
Master of Commerce [M.Com] 2 Lacs Per Annum 12 Lacs Per Annum IMB, Ernest&young, Goldman Sachs, Accenture, Oracle, TCS etc

Bangalore University, [BU] Bangalore FAQs

1.

Is the hostel facility available at Bangalore University?

Bangalore University provides hostel accommodation for boys and girls including dining, reading room, TV, daily newspapers along with Shopping Complex, Walking and Gardening Space, Post office, Bank, Swimming Pool, Daycare center.

2.

Are there any distance learning programmes at Bangalore University?

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

3.

What rank does Bangalore University hold?

The Bangalore University has been ranked at the 151st position in the list of top universities in BRICS nations by the QS University Rankings.

4.

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.

5.

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.

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 14 Student's Reviews 6.3/10  
Overall Rating
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 6/14 students

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by UGC; affiliated to Bangalore University - [BU], Bangalore.

Facilities


Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Auditorium
Laboratory
Gym
Computer labs
Hostel
Sports

Contact Details and Location


Address : Mysore Road, Gnana Bharathi, Bangalore, Karnataka
Website : http://www.bangaloreuniversity.ac.in

Student Reviews


Anonymous
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA], batch of 2004
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The classes are well scheduled, and the quality of education was good.

Teachers were experienced in their field of study. The practical classes are always supported by the lab assistant.

Overall teaching culture here is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Life on the campus was full of learning as teachers were professionals. Plenty of opportunity for sports and extra curricular activities.

The main campus events are University Tech Fest.




Anonymous
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2018
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The university is one of the reputed institutions, where time with the target is considered an extreme priority. Very strict mocks, and exams on weekends frequently besides assignments. Most of the intellectual professors can be found here; it is honourable to be imbibed with the knowledge imparted. I would recommend it here.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Activities and sports are held every year. Students get the chance to participate at the next levels within or in-state.

The campus is extremely breathtaking; movie shots are taken from the campus.




Anonymous
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2018
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The university is one of the reputed institutions, where time with the target is considered an extreme priority. Very strict mocks, and exams on weekends frequently besides assignments. Most of the intellectual professors can be found here; it is honourable to be imbibed with the knowledge imparted. I would recommend it here.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Activities and sports are held every year. Students get the chance to participate at the next levels within or in-state.

The campus is extremely breathtaking; movie shots are taken from the campus.




Anonymous
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2018
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The university is one of the reputed institutions, where time with the target is considered an extreme priority. Very strict mocks, and exams on weekends frequently besides assignments. Most of the intellectual professors can be found here; it is honourable to be imbibed with the knowledge imparted. I would recommend it here.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Activities and sports are held every year. Students get the chance to participate at the next levels within or in-state.

The campus is extremely breathtaking; movie shots are taken from the campus.




Jaichuilung
Jaichuilung
Master of Arts [MA], batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class starts at 10:30 till 4:30 Assignments are mandatory after completion of every unit. The professors teach in English and Kannada languages (as some students came from Kannada medium). The experience is awesome till now, lots of assignments but besides academics, there are awesome sports facilities provided free for the students.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Most of the students are from Karnataka, there are hardly any societies and clubs in the university. Class and departments played the most important part. Students Organised every social and religious festival in the campus. Main include Diwali. Life in the university is good as I'm staying in the hostel the campus is part of my family. Not to forget, the campus includes bio park reserve area and it is a very environment-friendly surrounding.




Jaichuilung
Jaichuilung
Master of Arts [MA], batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class starts at 10:30 till 4:30 Assignments are mandatory after completion of every unit. The professors teach in English and Kannada languages (as some students came from Kannada medium). The experience is awesome till now, lots of assignments but besides academics, there are awesome sports facilities provided free for the students.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Most of the students are from Karnataka, there are hardly any societies and clubs in the university. Class and departments played the most important part. Students Organised every social and religious festival in the campus. Main include Diwali. Life in the university is good as I'm staying in the hostel the campus is part of my family. Not to forget, the campus includes bio park reserve area and it is a very environment-friendly surrounding.




Sahana
Sahana
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Electronics), batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

College timings are 10.30 am to 5 pm, assignments are given and we have to submit on time Quality of teaching is good. All are having 22 -24 years experience in teaching. The overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

All festivals are celebrated grandly like sports cultural events. Life in college is superbly extraordinary.




Sahana
Sahana
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Electronics), batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

College timings are 10.30 am to 5 pm, assignments are given and we have to submit on time Quality of teaching is good. All are having 22 -24 years experience in teaching. The overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

All festivals are celebrated grandly like sports cultural events. Life in college is superbly extraordinary.




Sahana
Sahana
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Electronics), batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

College timings are 10.30 am to 5 pm, assignments are given and we have to submit on time Quality of teaching is good. All are having 22 -24 years experience in teaching. The overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

All festivals are celebrated grandly like sports cultural events. Life in college is superbly extraordinary.




Nissar
Nissar
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Geology), batch of 2016
3/10
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Not must extra curricular activities in this university. The college environment is not good




Nissar
Nissar
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Geology), batch of 2016
3/10
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Not must extra curricular activities in this university. The college environment is not good



Discussion Forum

Q.

A.

Hi Hannah, the minimum duration to complete the BBM correspondence course is 3 years and the maximum duration is 6 years.

Answer By: Getmyuni

15 Apr 2017

Q.

What is the fee for the M.P Ed course in BU?

Asked By: Anonymous 15 Apr 2017

A.

Hi Clay,

The fee for the Masters of physical education course is Rs. 11640 per annum.

Answer By: Getmyuni

15 Apr 2017

Q.

What is the duration of the B.Sc course?

Asked By: Anonymous 15 Apr 2017

A.

Hi John,

The duration of the B.Sc course in Bangalore University is 3 years. 

Answer By: Getmyuni

15 Apr 2017

Q.

A.

Hi John,

Students can get admission in the hostel if their parents are not residing in the city. Unless they have special needs, students whose parents reside in the city do not get admission to the hostel.

Answer By: Getmyuni

15 Apr 2017


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