(Last Updated on : 18/02/2012)
Universities of Karnataka
have produced several eminent persons who brightened the name of Karnataka in the world. The universities of Karnataka are: Bangalore University, Kuvempu University, Mysore University, Mangalore University, Gulbarga University and Karnataka University. The deemed universities include Christ University Visvesvaraya Technological University. The medical colleges run under the jurisdiction of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. The state has two agricultural universities: University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad
Karnataka has started few universities: Kannada University, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, Karnataka State Open University and Karnataka Women University.
Manipal University runs on private basis. Some of the universities are described below:
is considered as one of the famous Universities of India. It has 400 affiliated colleges. Over 50 postgraduate courses are conducted through 41 departments of the University. The University received Five Status by the NAAC.
is located at Gulbagra in Karnataka provides postgraduate courses in various disciplines through 37 departments.The University has 230 affiliated colleges spread over the district of Gulbarga, Raichur, Koppal, Bidar and Bellary.
caters higher education on the subjects related to the Karnataka state. The University conducts M.A, Phd in Kannada literature and folklore, Bachelor degree in Fine Arts, Music and diploma in Sculpture and Music.
is located at Konaje and offers various courses in the field of Science, Law, Commerce and Management, Engineering, and Education through 22 post graduate departments. The University accredited with 4 Star by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council.
University of Agricultural Sciences
located at Dharwad is one of the reputed agricultural universities of India. Courses in agriculture, home science, forestry horticulture, Agriculture engineering, Agri business-management and Agriculture Cooperation and Marketing are conducted by the University.
is located at Shimoga in Karnataka that has shown excellent performances in the field of higher education within few year of its inception.
is located at Dharwad caters quality higher education in fields of Arts , Science and Social Science through 48 postgraduate departments. The University was awarded five star status by the NAAC.
University of Mysore
is considered as one of the leading Universities of India. It is the oldest University of Karnataka.
Rajiv Gandhi University
of Health Sciences is located at Bangalore caters quality education in the field of Health Sciences. It was established in the year 1996 by the Karnataka Government.
Visvesvaraya Technological University
is located at Belgaum in Karnataka. It is the only technological University of the state. The University conducts 25 Bachelor of Engineering and 54 Masters in Technology courses.
is located in Manipal in Karnataka. It caters to the multi-dimensional education with international repute.
Karnataka State Open University
is one of the reputed open Universities of India. It was established in the year 1996. The University conducts undergraduate, postgraduate and diploma courses in various disciplines.