Gulbarga University, also known as GUG (Gulbarga University Gulbarga), is located in Karnataka and affiliates more than 122 colleges of Karnataka. The university offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral courses in the streams of Arts, Commerce, and Science. However, the main campus offers only postgraduate and Doctoral courses. Admission to various courses is based on both merits and entrance exam scores. Candidates are required to apply online for the admission process along with the application fee of INR 800.

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Gulbarga University Admissions Dates 2020

Commencement of Online Application for PG Courses 01 Oct - 20 Oct, 2020
Last Date to send Printed Application Form and Required Documents 26 Oct, 2020

Gulbarga University Highlights

Established In 1980
Approval UGC
Courses UG, PG, and Doctoral
Admission Criteria Merit-Based, Entrance Exam Based (Depending on the courses)
Mode of Registration Online
Campus Area 860 Acres
Affiliated Colleges 122
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Gulbarga University Courses

Gulbarga University affiliates more than 122 Colleges and offers Postgraduate, M.Phil and Doctoral courses in various streams. Given below is a summarised form of major courses in tabulated form.

Gulbarga University, Jnana Ganga Campus, Kalaburagi
Courses Specialization
M.A English, Hindi, Kannada, Kannada Janapada, Economics, History, Journalism and Mass comm, Library and Info Science, Political Science, Sociology, and Social Work.
M.Sc Applied Electronics, Biotech, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Physics and Zoology
M.Com Financial Analysis
M.Ed Education
M.P.Ed Physical Education
B.P.E.d Physical Education
Gulbarga University, P.G.Centre, Jnana Karanji Campus, Halahalli Bidar
M.A Economics, English, Kannada, Political Science, Social Work, and Sociology
M.Sc Mathematics, Organic Chemistry, and Computer Science
M.Com Master of Commerce
Gulbarga University, Sharana, Sahitya Research Center, Basavakalyan
M.A Kannada
Gulbarga University, Jnana Tunga Campus, Yergera Campus, Raichur
M.A English, Hindi, Kannada, Kannada Janapada, Economics, History, Journalism and Mass comm, Library and Info Science, Political Science, Sociology, and Social Work.
M.Sc Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
M.Com Master of Commerce

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Gulbarga University Admission

The university offers an online mode of application to the candidates. Application fees are to be paid online.

How to Apply

  • Visit the official website of the university and click on the Admission tab.
  • Click on Apply Online and fill the form carefully.
  • Pay the application fees through net banking or credit/debit card.
  • Take the print out of the application form after submitting it.

Application Fees:

  • For CEE: INR 800 (for SC/ ST Candidates and Cat-I candidates: INR 400)
  • For Others: INR 600 (for SC/ ST Candidates and Cat-I candidates: INR 300)


  • SC/ST and Cat-I Candidates have to submit a Caste/Category certificate along with submitting the print out of the application.
  • For Admission to PG Course, Application form along with required documentation must be submitted to Chairperson/Co-Ordinator of the Concerned Department.

Karnataka PGCET

Karnataka PGCET is conducted for admissions to full-time or part-time Master’s Degree courses. It is held by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA). For the Eligibility of Karnataka PGCET, the candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration course or equivalent degree with minimum 50% aggregate marks (general category) or 45% aggregate marks (for SC/ST, Category I of Karnataka candidates).

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Gulbarga University Results

Students can check their semester-wise results for all theory-based UG & PG courses through the official website only. Students have to follow the mentioned steps to verify their semester-wise results:

  1. Visit the official website of Gulbarga University.
  2. In the main menu click on the results section & you will be redirected to the result portal.
  3. Choose ‘Results’ & click on your desired link.
  4. Enter your name or roll number & submit.

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Gulbarga University Facilities

Gulbarga University is one of the leading centers of academic excellence that caters to the educational needs of the society located in the developing region of Hyderabad Karnataka established in 1980, has a sprawling green campus of 860 acres. 

Hostels: Over 1,100 students stay in five gents hostels and three ladies hostels on the main campus. The lady research scholars are also provided with accommodation in the Women Hostel. The University has established Working Women Hostels in the Postgraduate Centres at Raichur, Bellary, and Sandur to facilitate accommodation for all the lady students in the said PG Centers.

Library: The University Library, makes sincere efforts to provide user-focused services having over 2,27,831 books, subscribes 654 scientific journals, Sixteen CD-ROM databases (Current + Archival), 5800 dissertations/theses and technical reports, microfilm, microfiche, conference papers, and rare books.

Sports: Excellent indoor stadium having four courts and a well-equipped gymnasium with a capacity of 1750 audience in the gallery has been established. The University also has an outdoor stadium with a 400-meter track for various events. The University has developed a Football ground, two Hockey grounds, two Volleyball courts, Kho-Kho, Kabaddi, Basketball courts, Badminton tennis courts, Ball Badminton Tennis court, two Cricket grounds, four table tennis courts. Besides, modern gymnasium facilities are also provided for the benefit of the students and the faculty.

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Gulbarga University FAQs

Ques. How to get admission in Gulbarga University?

Ans. Candidates can apply at Gulbarga University via online mode. For this, candidates can fill and submit the Gulbarga University application form on the official website. After online submission of the form, candidates need to take a printout of it and send it to the address prescribed as well.

Ques. What is the application procedure for Gulbarga University?

Ans. Foreign candidates who wish to apply at Gulbarga University for admission in different PG courses need to contact the registrar office at the university to initiate the application process.

Ques. What is the eligibility to get admission in M.Phil?

Ans. Candidates must have passed a Master's degree with a minimum of 55% marks from a recognized university.

  • A relaxation of 5% is given to SC / ST / OBC candidates.
  • Those who have a minimum of 5 years of teaching experience on a full-time regular basis may be granted an exception.
  • Candidates have required a minimum of 45% (40% for SC / ST / OBC candidates) in the entrance examination to be considered for the merit list.

Ques. What are the eligibility criteria to get admission to a Ph.D.?

Ans. Candidates must have passed a Master's degree or M.Phil with a minimum of 55% marks from any recognized university.

  • Teachers who are employed in degree colleges, where they have worked on a regular basis for a minimum of ten years, are eligible with a 50% minimum marks at the Master’s level.
  • Candidates who have passed NET / SLET / GATE / JRF / M.Phil are exempted from the entrance examination.

Ques. Should I do an M.Sc in biotechnology from Gulbarga University?

Ans.  With M.Sc in Biotechnology degree, you can work at posts such as Sr. Associate Scientist, Research Biochemist, Sr. Regulatory Affairs Associate, Biotechnology Researcher, Associate Engineer, Quality Controller, and Regional Manager.

M.Sc program of Gulbarga University a reputed program to pursue. The M.Sc in Biotechnology is of 2 years duration and the total fee for the whole course is INR 50,600. The minimum eligibility required for admission is a pass in B.Sc. with Electronics, Maths, Physics/ Computer Science/ Industrial Technology from a recognized University/ College. The university conducts its own entrance examination for M.Sc admissions.

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Ques. What is the reservation criteria at Gulbarga University?

Ans. The reservation criteria at Gulbarga University is as follows:

Category Percentage
SC 15
OBC 27
ST 7.5

Ques. What are the important documents for Gulbarga University admissions?

Ans. Documents required at the time of Gulbarga University admission 2020 are as follows:

  • Community Certificate (SC/ ST/ BC/ OBC Candidates must enclose a photocopy of the Certificate).
  • Photocopy of Birth Certificate
  • Degree certificate.
  • Transfer Certificate/Migration Certificate/ HSC Mark Statement
  • Mark list of +2 or equivalent examination.

Ques. Which is the flagship program of Gulbarga University?

Ans. The flagship program of Gulbarga University is the MBA program. The fee for the whole program is INR 1.24 Lacs. The fee structure of the course includes tuition fees for both years. The tuition fee for 1st year is INR 33,000 and the second year is INR 29,000.

Ques. What subjects are offered under the BA program at Gulbarga University?

Ans. Gulbarga University’s BA program offers 20 subjects to students. The specializations include Environment Science, Economics, History, Political Science, English, Sociology, Kannada, Education, Sanskrit, Computer Application, Music, Marathi, Visual Arts, Hindi, Arabic, Physical Education, Statistics, Urdu, Social Work, and Women Studies.

Ques. What are the best colleges for MBA under Gulbarga University? What is the fee structure for each college?

Ans. There are two colleges under Gulbarga University that offer an MBA program, i.e., Doddappa Appa Institute for MBA and T John Business School.

Particulars Doddappa Appa Institute for MBA T John Business School
Fees INR 2.36 Lacs INR 4.3 Lacs
Accepted exam scores KMAT CAT, MAT, and XAT