Central University of Karnataka (CUK) is renowned as one of the premier institutes across south India. It was set up in the year 2009 at Gulbarga, Karnataka under the Act of the Parliament (No. 3 of 2009).It has managed to attract the students for various part of the nation to learn and become a part of a developing nation
The university has number of schools affiliated to it, they are:
School of Study
School of Humanities and Language
School of Business Studies
School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
School of Earth Sciences
School of Undergraduate Studies
Library is the hub of all information related to academic and non-academic activities. The university is well equipped with several books and journals for the students and the faculties. It has more than 10,706 books, 55 Journals, 4,212 e-Journals, 15 Back-Volumes etc.
The Central University of Karnataka offers hostel facility both for boys and girls. The boys hostel is situated at Visvesvaraya Technological University, Regional Centre, Gulbarga. This hostel is the transit accommodation for the students. Own hostel of the university is under construction. The current temporary hostel of the university has 60 single rooms for the students. It also has mess premise inside it.
The computer lab of the university has computers and internet connectivity. It has 1 gbps of high speed internet facility. It has also associated with other globally acclaimed publishers like J-STOR, Economic and Political Weekly (EPW),Taylor and ,Francis, Cambridge University etc.