Kuvempu University is a public state university in Shimoga, Karnataka, It was established in 1987 by the act of the Karnataka state legislature on 29 January 1989 under the Karnataka State University Act 1976. It was renowned by the University Grant Commission (UGC) in 1994. Also, this is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). The university offers mainly post-graduate and Ph.D. programs in a wide range of disciplines. Kuvempu University offers almost 35 departments for PG courses for Commerce, Humanities, and Science. This University has 73rd All India Rankings(NIRF) 2019. There are approximately 93 colleges affiliated to the university which include both 30 government and 60 private institutions spread over two districts offering under-graduate and post-graduate programs. In this college, there are more than 580 faculties. They possess good teaching skills.
|Affiliation/ Approved by||UGC, DEB (Distance Education Bureau, Govt. of India)|
|Campus Size||230 acres|
|Accreditation||NAAC “A” Grade|
|Modes of education||Full-time/ Part-time/ Distance|
|Application mode||Online/ Offline|
|Selection criteria||Based on the entrance exam conducted by the university|
|Entrance exam||University-based exam for UG courses PGCET or CMAT for MBA PGCET for MCA|
|Courses||MA, MBA, MCA, M.SC, M.Com, Ph.D., PG Diploma|
|Rank||73rd All the India (NIRF 2019)|
|MBA||₹24,390 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.Sc||₹6,600 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.A||₹21,200 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|Ph.D||₹60,200 (1st Year Fees)||Post Graduation|
|M.Com||₹8,500 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|M.C.A||₹24,890 (1st Year Fees)||Graduation|
|PG Diploma||₹19,690 (Total Fees)||Graduation|
| M.Phil/Ph.D in Education,|
M.Phil/Ph.D in Mass Communication,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Commerce,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Pharmacy,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Management,
M.Phil/Ph.D in Arts,
|Online application form submission and availability of prospectus||08 Jun - 10 Jul, 2020|
|Entrance Exam||13 Jul - 16 Jul, 2020|
Kuvempu University offers 2 years of courses for an MBA. The minimum eligibility to take admission in the Kuvempu University affiliated colleges are having passed the BBA course and also giving the CMAT. The details of MBA course in Kuvempu University is as under:
|Application mode||Offline and Online|
|Specialization offered||Human Resource, Tourism and travel management|
|Eligibility criteria||Pre-University Course of Karnataka State or equivalent and CMAT entrance exam|
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Below are mentioned details about the 2 years Master of Computer Application course at PG level offered by the college:
|Name of Course||Master of Computer Application|
|Mode of Application||Online/ Offline|
|Minimum Eligibility||PG in Computer Science either with B.Sc or BCA with Computers as the main subject and University PG CET merit rank|
Kuvempu University is known mainly for providing the post-graduate courses. There are varied courses in different fields of arts, science, and commerce. Check out the table below for knowing the post-graduate courses.
|M.A.||Hindi||Bachelor Degree with 40% marks||Selections for the course will be done based on academic merit.|
|History and Archeology|
|M.Sc.||Physics||B.Sc. in relevant degree or equivalent|
|Library and Information Science|
|Wildlife and Management|
|Earth Science and Resource Management|
|Remote Sensing and GIS Applications|
|M.Com||Commerce||B.Com or equivalent degree in Commerce and Management|
MA- Undergraduate with any bachelor degree with 45% as minimum marks
This university provides doctorate courses in the field of arts, Commerce, sciences. Check out the table below for knowing the relevant doctorate courses
|Ph.D.||Commerce||M.Com or MBFI. and JRF / NET / SLET / FIP||Admission to the course will be made on the basis of merit|
|Research||M.A. in the respective subject|
|Science||M.Sc in relevant subjects|
The Kuvempu University has come up with a directorate of student welfare which facilitates with the Government of Karnataka to aid the needy and meritorious students with various scholarships:
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Ques. Does this University allow distance education facilities?
Ans. Yes, this college provides distance education facilities with reasonable fees. For this, you can check online the official website of the University.
Ques. Does this University provide an MBA in Human Resource?
Ans. Yes, it provides an MBA in Human Resource. Also, MBA is available in travel and tourism management. For MBA, you must have graduated from a reputed university.
Ques. Are there any hostel facilities on the campus?
Ans. Yes, there is a separate hostel for both boys and girls. Students of the hostel have also been privileged with the facilities of food and snacks. Moreover, there are also facilities for recreation as well.
Ques. What is the admission procedure?
Ans. The admission procedure is both online and offline. Candidates have to submit the application and give entrance examinations wherever required. If shortlisted, then pay applicable fees.
Ques. What are the different kinds of fees being charged by Kuvempu University?
Ans. The university charges fees related to sports, academic stationery, examination fees, university development fee, career guidance fund, placement training, NSS, and poor students fund. In case a student needs to cancel their admission due to personal reasons or change of university, then the decision would be taken on a case to case basis.
Ques. Do officials conduct an entrance test to shortlist the aspirants for PG courses?
Ans. The authority offers admission to PG courses based on the merit of the candidates. The entrance test is conducted for only B.P.Ed, M.A (Journalism and Mass Communication, M.P.Ed, Master of Social Work, and M.L.I.Sc.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College