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Bangalore University

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Established : 1964 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : AICTE

Overview Bangalore University

Bangalore University (BU) is one of the top universities in the entire state which was started in the year 1964. The university provides the students with high quality education and is approved and recognized by UGC. The university is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council with A grade i.e. NAAC-A grade.

  • The university provides the students with both post graduate and undergraduate programs in arts, science, law, and commerce and technology fields.
  • The objective of the university is “knowledge together with the knowledge of supreme releases one from all the evils”.
  • The university has about 1 postgraduate center located at Kolar, 48 postgraduate departments, 684 affiliated colleges and 4 university colleges providing higher education to the students.
  • At the beginning the university had 2 colleges i.e. Bangalore University College and University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering which was main part of it.






Bangalore Karnataka

College Type

State University

Student Enrolments

8200+ students have enrolled


Wi-Fi Campus, Library, Vehicle Section, Health Centre, Sports Equipment, Auditorium, Swimming Pool, Seminar Hall, Bank, etc.,


Provided to both boy and girls


300+ faculty members


55000+ Volume of books & titles

Why Join

  • The university has obtained 5th rank among the top 10 universities in South India and 11th position among the 45 top universities in the entire country.
  • Highly qualified and experienced faculties provide the students with quality education.
  • World class learning environment with good teaching and learning pedagogy.
  • Research driven curriculum which is well designed as per the industry requirement.
  • Merit based scholarship is provided to the students from state and central government.

Hostel fee:

  • The university has 2 hostel facilities within the campus which has all the basic amenities required to fulfill the needs of the students.
  • The mess provides tasty, hygienic and healthy food as per the menu which is maintained as per the demand of the students.


Total fees


INR 22000 per annum


INR 50 per meal


  • The university provides placement opportunity for about 90% of the students in reputed companies.
  • The placement cell conducts seminars, workshops, conferences, guest lectures and pre placement talks in order to train the students for the interviews.

Average salary package


Highest salary package


Top recruiters

Maruti Suzuki, Dell, Cognizant, Indian Army, Mahindra Satyam, TCS, Hyundai Motors, Ford India Ltd.

Course details:




10+2 or equivalent education from recognized board in commerce field


HSC or relevant education with 50% marks with knowledge in science


XII or relevant education with knowledge in literature


12th standard with PCM knowledge from national/recognized board


Intermediate education or equivalent with computer science as one of the subjects


55% marks in secondary examination from national/recognized board


B.Com or relevant graduate degree in commerce field with 45% marks


B.Sc. Degree from science field with 45% marks for general and 40% marks for reserved category


BA degree with 50% minimum aggregate from reputed university


B.Tech/BE or relevant graduate degree from recognized university with 50% score


BCA or relevant degree with computer applications knowledge


Graduate degree from any stream with 55% minimum aggregate

About MBA course:

The MBA course provided in the university improves the students with managerial skills which help in the industrial development. The course duration is for 2 years with 4 semesters each with well-designed curriculum.

MBA Specialization:

  • Information Technology
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Finance Management


  • The placement cell of the university has links with reputed companies and provides the students with job opportunities.
  • Companies like TCS, ICICI Bank, IDBI Bank, Wipro, Tata Consultancy Services, and Tech Mahindra etc. are the top recruiters.

Fees structure:

Information Technology

Total fees

Hospitality Management

INR 58000

Human Resource Management


Admission Process:

The candidates have to score good rank as per the category cutoff in the Karnataka PGCET exam in order to get admissions in the university for the MBA courses. The candidates can fill the application form which is available online and the fee is around INR 245 for general and INR 145 for reserved category.

The candidate must have 10+2+3 years of education from national/recognized university with 45% minimum aggregate for general and 40% score for reserved category

Bangalore University Course fee structure

BA - English Request 3 years
BA - Psychology Request 3 years
BA - History Request 3 years
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Asked question

Whether entrance exam is needed for pursuing MBA????
22-May-2019 03:02:13 asked by Priya

Hi, one must be a graduate from a recognised board and with minimum marks and there is no necessity of entrance exams scores for distance MBA as the basic eligibility is enough to apply for the course at the university.

Eligibility Criteria for ME/M Tech?
18-May-2019 12:34:28 asked by Himangi


  • Candidates must be graduated with minimum 55% aggregate marks in Bachelor’s degree BE/B Tech to get eligible for admission.
  •  Selection process of the candidates will be based on will be based on GATE Entrance Exam.

PGCET Cut off Marks for MCA??
16-May-2019 12:43:45 asked by Taniya


  • Eligibility criteria for MCA will be based on minimum aggregate marks in Bachelor’s degree BCA and selection process of the candidates is based on PGCET Entrance Exam valid score.
  • The PGCET Cut off Rank for MCA is 4555

What is the admission process for ME/M Tech?
16-May-2019 12:42:24 asked by Akshay Kumar


  • Admission process Admission process for ME/M Tech will be based on the eligibility of minimum 50% Aggregate Marks in BE/B Tech from Recognized Institute.
  • Selection criteria will be based on entrance exam PGCET/GATE Valid score.
  • After the result declared of entrance exam  selected candidates must appear for counseling  with relevant educational documents and marks cards to get verify and counseling will be conducted by the university
i want to do fulltime mba from bangalore university ?
27-Mar-2019 05:33:57 asked by kshama shanker pandey


Admission for MBA:

  • Candidate should be a graduate from a recognized university with minimum 50% aggregate.
  • Candidate should have a valid score in PGCET entrance examination. 
  • Admission is based on the score in PGCET followed by group discussion, personal interview and written test.
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Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

080-22961000, 22961261, 22961267

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Jnanbharathi Campus , Bangalore, Karnataka, India - 560056, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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