Bangalore University located was established in July 1964 as an consequence of the University of Mysore, primarily to include institutions of Higher learning located in the metropolitan city of Bangalore.
The University was first accredited in 2002 by NAAC with Five Star Status and was re-accredited in the year 2008 with A Grade. According to India Today - Nielsen survey of May 31st 2010, Bangalore University ranks 13th in the list of 50 top Universities in the Country.
The vision of the University is to make distinctive and significant contributions to the cause of higher education in Humanities, Social Science Law, Commerce, Science & Technology
Bangalore University has grown both in size and strength to include a large number of affiliated colleges, P.G. Centres of research and a rich diversity of programme options.
Academically, the University offer courses in six faculties- Arts, Science, Commerce & Management, Education, Law and Engineering.
The Bangalore University has achieved milestones by establishing MOU5 with Universities and Institutions of national and international repute. To cater to a student population of over three lakhs, the University is striving to provide access, expansion and excellence in higher education.
The University is providing quality teaching and encouragement to research.