Central University of Karnataka (CUK) was established in 2009, by an act of Parliament, in Gulbarga known as Kulabaragi now. Central University of Karnataka was among the 16 Central Universities established by the Government of India during the UGC XI Plan Period. Its Campus spreads over 654 acres of land at the Gulbarga-Waghdhari Inter-State highway near Kadaganchi village in Kalaburagi. Central Universty of Karnataka Programs are offered in five major area- Arts, Humanities, Management, Sciences and Engineering. The University has all the facilities at the campus such as laboratories, library, canteen, SC/ST cell, computer and health Centre. Central University Of Karnataka hostel provides rooms to its native students.
Some Quick Facts.
Type of University
Gulbarga/ Kalburagi, Karnataka
See: CUK Campus Gallery
Central University of Karnataka Courses Offered
Central University of Karnataka Courses offer 9 Dual degree programs, 15 Master degree programs and 16 PhD programs:
CUK Integrated Courses
BA & MA:-English, Economics, Geography
B.Sc & M.Sc:- Geology, Psychology, Science
B.Tech & M.Tech:- Engineering
CUK PG Courses/ Postgraduate Master Courses
MA:- English, Hindi, Kannada, History, Linguistics, Folkloristic and Tribal Studies, and Economics
M.Sc:-Psychology, Applied Geography & Geoinformatics, Applied Geology & Geoinformatics, Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry
MSW, CUK-MBA, MCA, and M.Com
CUK Ph.D Courses
Hindi, Kannada, Linguistics, Economics, Social Work, Management, Commerce, Psychology, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
CUK Standalone Course
Check: Complete CUK Courses and Fees.
Central University of Karnataka Admissions
CUK Admissions in all the courses is done through Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) conducted by any of the Central Universities in India each year. The University releases its CUCET-CUTOFF for admitting students in the university. Students have to apply for admission by filling application form online. CUK Admission process is conducted through online mode only.
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Central University of Karnataka Faculty
The Central University of Karnataka presents 16 Departments under 8 Schools of study and 3 Centres. The Central University of Karnataka Centres are:-
- Centre for Classical Kannada
- Centre for Endangered Languages
- Centre for Information and Demonstration of Biofuel Production and Research.
While the Central University of Karnataka Faculty and Departments are as follows:-
School of Study
Electronics and Communications Engineering
Humanities and Languages
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Central University of Karnataka Placement
The Central University of Karnataka Campus has been visited by companies over the years for recruiting the students. These Companies visited Central University of Karnataka Placement Cell:
- ING Vysya Bank recruited CUK students from commerce and management departments in 2013.
- Same year MBA students were recruited by M/S Synergy, Bangalore.
- Axis Bank visited the campus and selected students for final placement.
- Willis Re, a multi-national insurance adviser had visited the School of Earth science in 2015.
- Global Techno Shiksha and Infothink Technologies visited the campus in March 2016.