Karnataka Distance University

 Location Kamalapur, Karnataka
 Estd 1991
 Ownership  Government
 Approved By  UGC

 Karnataka University distance education

The Bombay Legislature of the erstwhile Bombay Presidency founded the Karnatak University by Karnatak University Act 1949. It became a statutory University on 1st March 1950. The jurisdiction of the University covers Dharwad, Gadag, Haveri and Uttar Kannada districts. The University covers the large area of almost 888 acres. It offers courses in the faculties of Arts, Commerce, Education, Law, Management, Science and Technology and Social Sciences.

There are Karnataka University distance education forty-seven PG Departments, 224 academics and 45000 students (PG, M.Phil., Ph.D.). The woman students represent forty-sevenths of the total strength. together with PG certification, M.Phil and pH.D. Courses.

6 June 1944 of the scholars area unit from outside the State. To abolish social exclusion and endorse social justice, seat area unit reserved for SC/ST, Cat-I, Minorities, OBC, and BC classes in accordance with the policy of the authorities. One seat every is reserved for the youngsters of ex-servicemen, freedom fighters, physically challenged and sportsmen. The University has its own high school (University Public School) since 1964. that meets the following needs of the B.Ed school.

COURSES in Karnataka State Open University

 Course Duration   Mode  Fees
 M.A Journalism and Mass Communication  2 years  Distance



University/Institution Category Website
Gulbarga University, Gulbarga State Government University www.gulbargauniversity.kar.nic.in
Kannada University, Hampi State Government University www.kannadauniversity.org
Karnataka State Open University, Mysore State University www.ksoumysore.com
Karnataka University, Dharwad State Government University www.karnatakaeducation.net
Kuvempu University, Shimoga State Government University www.kuvempuuniversitydde.org
Mangalore University, Mangalore State Government University www.mangaloreuniversity.ac.in
National Law School of India University, Bangalore State Government University www.nls.ac.in
Bangalore University, Bangalore State University www.bangaloreuniversity.ac.in
Karnataka State Women’s University, Bijapur State University www.kswu.ac.in
Tumkur University, Tumkur State University www.tumkuruniversity.ac.in


Deemed University

University/Institution Category Website
Swamy Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhan Sansthan, Bangalore Deemed University www.vyasa.org
Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum Deemed University www.vtu.ac.in
Manipal University, Manipal [Formerly Manipal Academy of Higher Education] Deemed to be University www.manipal.edu


Private University

University/Institution Category Website
Bhartiya Vidya Foundation, International School of Business & Research, Bangalore Private Institute www.vidyapatha.in
IFIM, Business School, Bangalore Private Institute www.ifimbschool.com