Bangalore University (BU) MBA and MCA Admissions 2020: Courses, Time Table, Result

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Bangalore University offers admission in MBA & MCA program in both day & evening mode on supernumerary seats. Students can obtain the application form from Canara Bank School of Management Studies for MBA & for MCA from respective departments.

Apart from the National level exam Bangalore University also takes admission through PGCET entrance exams. It is for those who have not appeared in the national entrance exam, they have to qualify PGCET. The exam is scheduled to be conducted in the month of July.

Students are advised to check the bifurcation of available seats as given below:

Total no. of seats in MBA- 5,544
Total no. of seats in MCA- 3,379
Total no. of seats in MCA lateral entry- 508

To register the candidates must create their login credentials and proceed to fill up the application form.

Application Fee:

General CategoryINR. 650/-
Reserved CategoryINR. 500/-

Read more: Bangalore University Admission

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Eligibility Criteria


  • The candidate shall have passed Bachelor's Degree with not less than 50% of marks with Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Science /Computer Programming/Computer Applications/Business Mathematics/Business Statistics as one of the Electives at Degree level. Provided further that, in respect of a candidate who has studied and passed one of the subjects specified in the First provision in the Pre – University course with 50% of marks in that subject shall also be considered for admission.
  • For lateral entry of MCA, candidate who has passed recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum of 3 years duration examination in BCA, B. Sc (I.T. / Computer Science) with Mathematics at 10 + 2 level or at Graduate Level and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects in all the years of the Degree Examination is eligible for admission to MCA courses (45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I of Karnataka candidates)

No Part-Time courses are offered for MCA.

Selection Process

Karnataka Examinations Authority will conduct online seat allotment by obtaining the options from CET Rank holders for admission to MBA/MCA courses. Allotment of seats will be based on the merit and priority of options entered by the candidates based on the seat matrix issued by the Government.

In accordance with Admission Rules, preference will be given to Bangalore University students with domicile.

If the seats are vacant, second preference will be given to the students who have graduated from Bangalore University but who are not of Karnataka domicile. If the seats are still not filled, then the third preference will be given to students belonging to Karnataka and from Universities within Karnataka and last preference will be given to outside Karnataka students.

Any unfilled seats will be frozen.

Application Process

Step 1: Enter all the details Online by browsing URL on the web by selecting "PGCET". After completion of all the details candidates will receive an application ID and Password to their registered email address.

Step 2: Upload the scanned copy of the recent passport size Colour Photo and Signature in JPEG format separately. Fill in the details with the utmost care.

Step 3: Download and take the printout of the Challan copy which is the triplicate. Candidates of Karnataka origin have to pay an amount of INR 650/- for General/OBC & INR 500/- for SC/ST. The candidates have to pay the requisite fee in any of the branches of specified Banks. The Bank will retain its copy of the Challan and handover the remaining two copies of the Challan to the candidates.

Step 4: After ascertaining the payment details from the bank, candidates will be allowed to download the Admission Ticket.

SSLC Marks CardSSLC or 10th standard or equivalent examination marks card.
Caste/Caste Income CertificateCandidates seeking reservation benefit should produce a Caste Certificate in Form ‘D’ in case of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes; in Form ‘E’ in case of Category -1; a Caste Income Certificate in Form ‘F’ for Other Backward Classes such as 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B, issued by the concerned Jurisdictional Tahasildar, in accordance with the Government order No. Sa Ka E 225 BCA 2000 dated 30th March 2002, as amended from time to time. Validity period of Caste / Income Certificate are as per the Circular No. SWD155BCA2012.
Qualifying Degree Marks CardQualifying degree marks cards.
Study CertificateStudy Certificate to show that the candidate has studied in Karnataka for a minimum period of SEVEN years from 1st standard to 12th standard or qualifying examination issued by the Head of the institution. Further, School study certificates should be countersigned by the concerned Block Educational Officer (BEO)/Deputy Director of Public Instructions (DDPI) compulsorily. Please Contact Concerned School For BEO/ DDPI Office Address.
Rural Study CertificateCandidates who claim a seat under rural category will have to obtain a rural study certificate from the respective school / high school issued by the head of the institution which should be Countersigned by the concerned Block Educational Officer (BEO).
Kannada Medium CertificateCandidates claiming the benefit of Kannada Medium reservation Should produce a certificate for having studied for 10 full academic years in Kannada medium from 1st standard to 10th standard issued by the Head of the educational institution and such certificate should be countersigned by the respective BEO or Deputy Director of Public Instruction (DDPI).
Other CertificatesDocuments to be enclosed for any other claims of the candidates


Relaxation Schedule:

Caste/Scheduled Tribes /Category-I students: Relaxation of 5% in minimum marks is required for admission to P.G Courses for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes/Category –I students of “Karnataka Students” is permitted.

Remission to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes /Category-I students: A remission of remission up to 5% in minimum marks required for eligibility to apply for admission to any course offered in the University is allowed in case of SC/ST/Cat-I candidates of Karnataka State only, provided that this relaxation is necessary to fill the quota of reservation when candidates with higher percentage of marks are not available in this category.


Seats are reserved for Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes, Category 1, II A, II B, III A, and III B as per the Government Order No. SWD 150 BCA dated 17th September 1994. The extent of percentage of reservation of these various categories is as follows:

Category Reservation %
Scheduled Caste (SC)15
Scheduled Tribe (ST)3
Category I4
Category II A15
Category II B4
Category III A4
Category III B5

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



Pramod Kumar chauhan

When is the last day for mba admission plz let me check the date...

22 Jul, 2019 08:33
mannu singh

Hi Pramod, the last date of submission of application form for MBA course is 29 June 2019 (tentatively).

23 Jul, 2019 16:01
Yashodha Ramu

What is the Date of Issue of Application forms for MBA 2019? Can i know more details on the MBA(Evening Mode), also what is the procedure for applying?

17 Jul, 2019 17:13
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Yashodha, the university does not conducts evening shifts. June 20, 2019 (tentatively) is the last date to apply for admission in any of the PG courses being offered by the university.

17 Jul, 2019 17:31
Adarsh Wilson

is mba admission ends on October 8?

07 Oct, 2018 15:55
Akansha Expert

Hi Adrash, Yes For this session admission were closed in this Bangalore university.

09 Oct, 2018 16:26
Adarsh Wilson

When the MBA class starts?

04 Oct, 2018 22:53
Akansha Expert

Hi Adarsh, You may please visit the university for getting the relevant information about the course classes.

05 Oct, 2018 18:09
vibha tyagi

mam i got 2754 rank in karnataka pgcet plz tell me the top rank healthcare management colleges in bangalore according to my rank

17 Sep, 2018 11:06
Akansha Expert

Hi Vibha, Please check this link for getting the Karnataka PGCET Cut off for the Top Colleges participating in the Entrance exam.

17 Sep, 2018 16:27
vibha tyagi

i have taken mat and karnataka pgcet exam but i have done my study in U.P but my father is living in karnataka and he has a domicile certificate of karnataka am i eligibile to take admission in bangalore institute of management studies or sjes institute of management studies in mba healthcare management

14 Sep, 2018 12:29
Akansha Expert

Hi Vibha, You may please visit the university for getting the relevant information about the course and the Admission details.

14 Sep, 2018 16:53
Aparna pandey

why are you giving less preference to the students which are leaving outside of karnataka ....why the seats are not divided in equal formats.....for all of them......and what are the procecure of placements.. thankyou

03 Sep, 2018 02:08
Akansha Expert

Hi Aparna, May be the University does work on it, hope you will never disappointed from there decisions as Placement details you will get from the University. Please visit the university or contact to them.

03 Sep, 2018 11:18
shwetha takur

Hello, where is MBA college in Bangalore University, is it in jnana Bharathi or in central college campus and how is the placements ?

22 Aug, 2018 13:46
Akansha Expert

Hi Shwetha, Please check these link for getting the information about MBA Course Colleges and Placement details:-

22 Aug, 2018 17:05
spider chandra

What if I have not taken PGCET exam...?

08 Aug, 2018 11:32
Akansha Expert

Hi Chandra, To Get the Admission in this University the entrance Exam has to Mandatory. Without Entrance There is no Admission.

08 Aug, 2018 17:46
Tanzeela mandoor

After pgcet exam how can I get admission in MCA,

18 Jul, 2018 14:06
Akansha Expert

Hi Sir, You May please contact to the college office number for getting the Admission Procedure of this college for MCA Course.

18 Jul, 2018 16:55

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