List of Universities in Bangalore

List of Universities in Bangalore- Bangalore is the capital city of Indian state of Karnataka. It is the largest and most populous city in India. Bangalore has a pleasant climate throughout the year. Bangalore is popularly known as the Silicon Valley of India because of its role as the nation’s leading information technology.

It is the second-fastest growing major city in India. Bangalore is the hub of many educational and research institution. Also located in the city are important organizations like aerospace and defense organizations, kannada film industry. It is the hub of sporting activities. Bangalore is the liveliest city in India with a population of over 1 million.

Top universities in Bangalore

Indian Institute of Science

It is a public research university. It focusses on education and research in science, engineering, design and management. This institute located in Bengaluru was established in 1909. It has a ranking of being the most prestigious academic institutions in India. Research students form more than 60% of the students on the campus.

As a student, you can participate actively in sports like cricket, football, badminton and volleyball. Prevaga is an interesting event that happens yearly in this university. It is the annual science, technology and cultural festival. It was initiated in 2013 by some undergraduates.

Bangalore University

It is a public state university that was established in 1964.  It is located in Bangalore, Karnataka India. It was accredited by NAAC with grade A in 2016 under the new grading system. Bangalore University is ranked amongst among top universities in India in 2021.  Courses are offered in the following field: Arts, science, Engineering, Law, Education, Management, etc.

Bangalore university offers undergraduate, post-graduate, doctoral, integrated, diploma and certificate programs.

Scholarships in Bangalore University

Bangalore university offers scholarship to deserving candidates:

Government of India Post-Matric Scholarship: this is for students whose parents’ income are quite low.

Minorities Scholarship: This scholarship is for candidates in the minorities groups (Anglo-Indians, Jains, Buddhists, Sikhs that are low-income earners). This is being administered by the Minorities Welfare Department.

Government of India National Merit Scholarships for top ranking students. This is administered by the Director of Collegiate Education.

Special Scholarships for children of government employees’/ university employees. This is also administered by director of collegiate education.

Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship for single girl child for no-professional post-graduate administered by UGC.

Honorable Vice Chancellor’s Merit Scholarship: this scholarship started out in 2013-2014 for meritorious students.

Post- Study Job offers

Bangalore University has a unique training and placement cell that offers different job opportunities to students. The cell organizes seminars, interview drills, aptitude tests, group discussion sessions, personal development tasks and others for the prospective candidates. Job placements are offered to students with outstanding results.

Every year, top companies like Microsoft, Dell, Accenture, TCS visit the school to recruit aspiring candidates.

FAQs about Bangalore University.

What are the facilities available at Bangalore university?

Answer: Bangalore University provides facilities like scholarship, job placement, hostels, sports, library and health care

What are the colleges affiliated with Bangalore University?

  • Acharya Institute of Management and sciences
  • St. Hopkins college
  • International Institute of Business studies
  • Bangalore Management Academy
  • Presidency College, Bangalore

Jain Deemed-to-be University, Bangalore

It is ranked among the 20 top universities in India and the 5 top private universities in India. The campus located in Kerala is built in a lush green and eco-friendly environment. It is a Centre for education, leadership and entrepreneurship for students of the modern world. The university offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Commerce, Management, Humanities, Sciences and social sciences.

Commerce: a career in commerce is a good one. Courses in this field include accounting, business, finance, business analytics, economics and more.

Management: it is the most required job role as technology evolves continually. Jain university offers Bachelor’s degree in management studies with specialized courses in finance, marketing, entrepreneurship, aviation, tourism and hospitality.

Humanities and social sciences: the courses here include journalism, mass communication, psychology, economics, English, etc.

Sciences: this include bachelor of science in forensic science, interior design, marine science, information and technology. Also available is master of sciences in psychology, forensic science, computer science or information technology, forensic science.

FAQs about Jain Deemed-to-be University, Bangalore

Is Jain Deemed-to-be University accredited?

Yes, it is accredited by UGC ( University Grants Commission)and NAAC as an A Grade University.

Is Jain Online degree valid?

Yes, all the online courses are valid as per the guidelines of the UGC

What is the meaning of deemed- to -be university?

It is an institution of higher education, other than universities, working at a very high standard in a particular area of study.

Why is Jain University deemed -to -be?

Jain has some of the best brains in the educational and research field, that inspires entrepreneurship and groundbreaking work to make life better for mankind.

REVA University

Reva University, located in Bengaluru was established in 2012. The campus was built to transform students into exceptional citizens. The university offers 24 full time post graduate programs, 5-part time post graduate programs, 21 graduate programs, several certificate /diploma and post graduate diploma programs. Fields focused on include engineering, architecture, science and technology, commerce, management studies, law, arts and humanities and performing arts.

All the programs of REVA university are well structured and designed based on in-depth analysis, industrial and global relevance.

The social needs of students are also attended to at REVA university through celebration of several festivals, sports and cultural activities.

Alliance University

This is a private university founded in 2010 and it is recognized by the university grants commission (UGC), New Delhi. The university is ranked 10# position among private university in India. The fields of study in this institution include:

Alliance School of Business

Alliance College of Engineering and Design

Alliance school of Law

Alliance Ascent College

Alliance School of Liberal arts

Alliance School of Business: is ranked position 3 among the top business schools in India. Also, it is the first Indian business school to be accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), USA.

Alliance College of Engineering and Design: they offer a 4-year full time Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) degree programs in seven branches viz: mechanical engineering, electrical, aerospace, electronics, and communication engineering.  It also offers a two- year full time masters of technology in the eight specialties of engineering.

Alliance school of Law: This is the most promising law school in India. It’s been approved by the Bar Council of India. At undergraduate level, it offers two 5-year courses: Bachelor of arts and Bachelor of Business.

Alliance Ascent college: offers the course, Master of Business Administration. The goal of MBA courses is to groom students for important managerial positions with the following competencies: critical thinking, system thinking, team building, decision making.

Alliance School of Liberal Arts: offers a holistic education in order to instill values, skills and knowledge.

Garden City University

It is a co-educational institution affiliated with Bangalore university in Bangalore, India.  It was established in 1992. It offers undergraduate and post-graduate programs in management and commerce, media, hospitality, tourism, fashion, para medical studies, life sciences and information technology. In 2013, the state government of Karnataka passed the Garden city university bill allowing the group function as a university.  

International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore(IIIT-B)

It is a deemed-university that was established in 1992. It has a vision of making impact in the IT world by focusing on education and research, entrepreneurship and innovation. It is a not-for profit institute jointly funded by the government of Karnataka and the IT industry.

The infrastructure and interactions provided by the institute helps the students in better pursuit of individual and joint projects that is of highest standards required for global competitiveness.

The institute has a relaxed, friendly atmosphere for the learners. Applicants from different parts of the globe are always warmly welcomed.

Where the graduates of IIIT-B work

Graduate of IIIT-B can get to work in the following establishments:

  • Cisco
  • IBM
  • Infosys
  • Tata consultancy services
  • Cognizant
  • Accenture
  • Oracle
  • Samsung Electronics
  • Amazon
  • Intel corporation

Azim Premji University

The university was established in 2010 as a not-for-profit organization. Liberalism and humanism are part of their core values. The university is rather ‘strange ‘in the way it is structured.

Their mission includes:

  • To prepare graduates with great competence, integrity and social commitment.
  • To expand the frontiers of knowledge in education, development and allied fields through research.
  • To support and enhance the work of the education and development sectors.
  • To contribute to change in policy and practice in the Indian education.

Ramaiah Institute of Technology

Ramaiah is one of the leading name in engineering education. Its primary vision is to evolve into an autonomous institute of international repute that imparts quality technical education. The institute makes use of outcome-based curriculum which is industry-friendly and allows for innovation and creativity.

The social needs of students are being met through various sports and cultural activities. Over the years, the institute has been successful in creating more entrepreneurs.

Job placements by reputed companies is a regular exercise in the school for graduating students.

Other Universities include:

  • PES University
  • National Law school of India
  • CMR University
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for advanced scientific research
  • Rai Technology University
  • Ramaiah Medical college
  • Bengaluru North University
  • Karnataka Samsrit university
  • Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana
  • The university of Trans-Disciplinary Health sciences and technology
  • Universities of Agricultural sciences, Bangalore


Bangalore is a city to pursue your academic goals whether at undergraduate level, graduate level or for post graduate level. Bangalore is a hub for a large number of repute establishments. So, getting a job placement is actually no issue at all. Moreso, the climate here in Bangalore is wonderful and friendly.

Welcome to Bangalore!

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