Gulbarga University

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Gulbarga University
Established 1980
Type Public
Vice-Chancellor E. T. Puttaiah
Students 3500
Location Gulbarga, Karnataka, India
17°18′46.62″N 76°52′27.32″E / 17.3129500°N 76.8742556°E / 17.3129500; 76.8742556Coordinates: 17°18′46.62″N 76°52′27.32″E / 17.3129500°N 76.8742556°E / 17.3129500; 76.8742556
Campus Rural
Affiliations UGC
Website www.gulbargauniversity.kar.nic.in

Gulbarga University is a public university located in Gulbarga, Karnataka, India. Its jurisdiction extends to the four districts of Gulbarga District, Bidar District, Raichur District, and Yadgir District of Karnataka. It has more than 37 teaching departments and 4 research centres and also acts as an affiliating university.

History[edit]

Vice Chancellors
  • M. Nagaraj, 1980–1984
  • H. M. Nayak, 1984–1987
  • K. H. Cheluvarajru, 1987–1990
  • N. Rudraiah, 1990–1996
  • M. Muniyamma, 1996–1999
  • J. S. Patil, 1999 (two days)
  • M. V. Nandkarni, 1999–2002
  • V. B. Coutinho, 2002–2006
  • P. S. Tiwari, 2006 (6 months, acting)
  • B. G. Mulimani, 2006–2010
  • E. T. Puttaiah, 2010–present[1]

Gulbarga University started as a post graduation centre of Karnatak University. In 1980 the Government of Karnataka enacted a law and gave it the status of state university.

Campus[edit]

The University's main campus is located 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) from the Gulburga city centre.

Faculties and departments[edit]

The university has more than 37 teaching departments and 4 research centres, with staff of more than 200 faculty and around 1000 technical and non-technical staff members. Major departments and faculties include:

  • Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Chemistry
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Faculty of Science & Technology
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Commerce & Management
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Faculty of Management

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