Karnatak University

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Karnatak University
Karnatak University, Dharwad.jpg
MottoArivē Guru
Motto in English
Conscience is master
TypePublic
Established1949; 73 years ago (1949)
ChancellorThawar Chand Gehlot[1]
Vice-ChancellorDr K. B. Gudasi[2]
Location,
15°26′28.5″N 74°59′2.1″E / 15.441250°N 74.983917°E / 15.441250; 74.983917Coordinates: 15°26′28.5″N 74°59′2.1″E / 15.441250°N 74.983917°E / 15.441250; 74.983917
CampusUrban
AffiliationsUGC, NAAC
Websitewww.kud.ac.in

Karnatak University is a public state university in Dharwad district of Karnataka state, India. The university is recognized by University Grants Commission and accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). As of 2014, the university has been awarded 'Grade A' by the NAAC.[3][4]

Karnatak University was granted 'University with potential for Excellence' status by the University Grants Commission.[5][6][7]

History[edit]

The Bombay legislature of the erstwhile Bombay Presidency established Karnatak University through the Karnatak University Act 1949. It became a statutory University on 1 March 1950.[8]

Academics[edit]

Karnatak University is spread over 888 acres with faculties of Arts, Commerce, Education, Law, Management, Science and Technology and Social Sciences. The university has over 47 Postgraduate Departments, 224 faculty staff and 4500 students and offers over 42 Doctoral programmes.[8]

Affliated Colleges[edit]

Karnatak University has 5 constituent colleges offering Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in science, arts, commerce, fine arts, law and education. Karnatak University also has more than 200 colleges colleges affiliated to it.[9]

Post-Graduate Centers[edit]

Karnatak university has 3 Post-Graduate centers. These centers are self-contained and cater to the needs of local people as well as promote specialized studies.[8] Following are the post-graduate centers of Karnatak University:

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chancellor". kud.ac.in. Retrieved 6 March 2022.
  2. ^ "Vice Chancellor". kud.ac.in. Retrieved 6 March 2022.
  3. ^ Reporter, B. S. (9 February 2008). "Karnatak Varsity gets 'A' grade from NAAC". Business Standard India. Retrieved 26 December 2021.
  4. ^ "naac: Kud Will Submit Self Study Report To Naac | Hubballi News - Times of India". The Times of India. TNN. 15 February 2022. Retrieved 22 February 2022.
  5. ^ "Universities (UPE)".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. ^ "Karnatak University gets tagged for its excellence | Hubballi News - Times of India". The Times of India. TNN. 6 January 2012. Retrieved 26 December 2021.
  7. ^ "15 Universities with Potential for Excellence UGC | Shiksha". www.shiksha.com. Retrieved 26 December 2021.
  8. ^ a b c "About KUD". kud.ac.in. Retrieved 6 March 2022.
  9. ^ "Constituent colleges and Affliated colleges". kud.ac.in. Retrieved 6 March 2022.
  10. ^ "Post Graduate Center, Karwar". kud.ac.in. Retrieved 6 March 2022.
  11. ^ "Post Graduate Center, Haveri". kud.ac.in. Retrieved 6 March 2022.
  12. ^ "Post Graduate Center, Gadag". kud.ac.in. Retrieved 6 March 2022.

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