Kuvempu University

Kuvempu University shall strive to become an international centre of excellence in teaching and research to provide high quality value based education to all through various modes to meet the global challenges.

Kuvempu University is one of the youngest affiliating Universities in Karnataka. Established in 1987, it is a University with a distinctive academic profile, blending in itself commitment to rural ethos and a modern spirit. It has 50 Post-Graduate departments of studies in the faculties of Arts, Science, Commerce, Education and Law. The University has 133 affiliated colleges under its jurisdiction spread over 4 districts of Shimoga, Chitradurga, Chikmagalur and Davanagere. It also has four constituent colleges and outlying regional Post-Graduate centre at Davanagere.

The academic life on the campus is vibrant and exciting with seminars, symposia, special lectures and workshops throughout the year. Both the conventional and non-conventional courses of study have updated syllabi responsive to the needs of the contemporary society and the research orientation are innovative, original and directed to societal needs. The main campus is in the lap of a lush, picturesque locale providing the right ambience for University education. Indeed, Kuvempu University is a place one would love to be associated with.