Kuvempu University Shimoga is an affiliating University in Karnataka which was established in 1987. Kuvempu University has distinctive academic profile, with commitment to rural ethos and a modern spirit. It has 41 Post-Graduate departments of studies in the faculties of Arts, Science, Commerce, Education and Law. The university offers 45 Post-Graduate Programmes, one Under-Graduate programme and 4 P. G. Diploma programmes. The University has 80 affiliated colleges, three constituent colleges and other one autonomous college, one B. P. Ed. College and 17 B.Ed. colleges under its jurisdiction spread over districts of Shimoga and Chikmagalur. Jnana Sahyadri is the main campus of Kuvempu University Shimoga is located near Shimoga. The entire campus area is free from any form of pollution including noise pollution. The campus sprawls over an area of 230 acres. The pleasing atmosphere on the campus makes it ideally suited for the pursuit of higher education. The Administrative Building "Kuvempu Shathamanothsava Bhavan" houses almost all the offices of the University
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The academic life on the campus is very exciting with lot of activities like seminars, symposia, special lectures and workshops throughout the year. The conventional and non-conventional course of study is upgraded as per the needs of the society. The research oriented courses are very innovative. The main campus is in the lap of a lush, picturesque locale providing the right ambience for University education. The campus has huge library with well stacked books and journals. The applicants should submit the filled application along with all the supporting documents. The applicant has to appear for entrance test conducted by the university. The admission will be given based on the merit and ranks obtained in the tests. Students who don’t have good rank in the entrance test have to apply for direct admission through management quota. NRI students can also apply for different courses under NRI quota. The fee structure will be decided by the university.