Bangalore University is a well-reputed institute of technical excellence. Degrees offered by the university are recognised as a symbol for higher standard of education and valued by the employers as well. BU has been accredited with five star status by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in the year 2001.
Bangalore University is known for the Honors courses conducted at the University's departments in disciplines like Botany, Chemistry, Economics, English, Geology, Kannada, Mathematics and Zoology. The university has a galaxy of affiliated colleges, PG centres of research and a rich variety of programme options.
Bangalore University also offers distance education in various subjects and courses through Bangalore University Directorate of Correspondence Courses and Distance Education.
Hostel and Facilities
To facilitate the outstation students with a better environment for higher studies, the University provides Hostel Facility along with other basic amenities. The University houses two catering establishments on the Jnana Bharathi Campus for the fulfilling the requirements of the students, staff and the teachers. Apart from the regular transport service consisting of a fleet of buses, the railway station is also located in the vicinity of the campus. A large hall for the purpose of prayers and meetings has been constructed in the campus named as the Gandhian Bhavan. Other facilities include Internet Access Facilities, Health Care, Computer Center, University Press, Guest House, scholarships and Library.
Bangalore University, popularly known as BU, was established in the year 1964. It was started with the aim to unify the institutions of higher learning located in the metropolitan city of Bangalore and the districts of rural Bangalore under a single roof.
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