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Sir M V Government Arts and Commerce College, [SMVGACC] Shimoga

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Reviews About Sir M V Government Arts and Commerce College, [SMVGACC] Shimoga

Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2017
  • Classes, assignments, and exams are held on a regular basis.
  •  The quality and method of teaching is not bad
  • The teachers are all well-experienced. 

  • All the national and cultural festivals are celebrated in the college.
  • The life in college is good. 

About Sir M V Government Arts and Commerce College, [SMVGACC] Shimoga

Bhadravathi has always been synonymous with industries. Located in Shivamogga district in Karnataka state, the town owes its development as a centre of heavy industries to the foresight and vivid imagination of the great engineer-statesman Sir M. Visvesvaraya. The Visvesvaraya Iron and Steel Plant and the Mysore Paper Mills Ltd - his gifts to the town - have provided employment, succor and a steady means of livelihood to its innumerable and grateful citizens. River Bhadra meanders through this town. Bhadra River Project Dam across river Bhadra in Lakkavalli is located at a distance of 20km from Bhadravati.  The whole design of this dam was done by Sir. M. Visvesvaraya, the then chief engineer of the State of Mysore. The famous Lakshmi Narasimha temple built in 13th century by Hoysalas and the Bhadra Wild life sanctuary covering an area of over 492 sq km are other attractions of this town.

To fulfill the growing needs of this town in the field of higher education, the Bhadra college was established in the year 1968-69. The MPM and VISL managements took over the running over the college in 1975. The very next year, the college was shifted to the premises where it is presently functioning. The campus is spread over 5.91 acres and is located in a quiet and idyllic locale. The Bhadra college was rechristed as the Sir M V Arts, Commerce and Science College. In the year 1986-87, the college was bifurcated and the Sir M V Science College was shifted to an alternative campus in Bommanakatte. Both the colleges were taken over by the government of Karnataka on 31.8.1995. Presently, the Sir M V Govt Arts and Commerce College is a Grade-II college functioning under the Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Karnataka and affiliated to Kuvempu University. The college caters to the needs of a diverse group of students hailing from different backgrounds and offers undergraduate courses in the streams of humanities, languages, commerce and management. 

Our Vision

Imparting quality education embodying goals of excellence in Character, Learning, Research and Social Awareness.

Our Mission

  • To create an environment of learning through a spirit of enquiry

  • To inculcate interactive abilities for multi cultural experience

  • To achieve communal harmony through morally upright values

  • To promote patriotic zeal through integrity of character

  • To spot and nurture creativity for career oriented initiatives.



Fully furnished hostel facility for 500 boys and 200 girls is provided in the campus. Campus is Wi-Fi connected including hostel rooms, corridor, Canteen and cafeteria. The room has incoming telephone call facility. Medical facilities and Laundry facilities are also provided in Hostels.


Hygienically prepared food provided at economic rates. Separate canteens have been provided for boys and girls. There are also Cafeteria, fast food centre

Training & Placement :

Ever since its inception, the Placement Cell has created its impression by striking a right balance between academics and industry.It strongly believes in the adage, “Nothing less than the industry best”. Its constant endeavour in preparing its in the field of technology has been an epitome of success over a period of time.

The placement cell, guided by a Professor is committed to provide the young techies for a successful career In the industry of their choice. Having proved its mettle in providing ta

Fee Waiver Scheme

The State Government has started a fee waiver scheme to help the economically poor but meritorious students. Further information regarding this can be obtained from the office of the Registrar.

Education Loans

Getting Education is no longer an insurmountable problem these days. Education loans are available to the needy and deserving students from the Nationalized Banks at reasonable rates of interest. Theses loans are repayable after the completion of the degree/diploma.

Financial Help

It is a motto with t


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