Established in 2004, Tumkur University is an autonomous not-for-profit interdisciplinary public institution of higher education. The University of Tumkur has recognition from the University Grants Commission (UGC). In addition to this, the reputed institute has an overall good ranking of ‘Grade B’ along with a cumulative score of 3 by the NAAC (National Ranking and Assessment Framework).
Tumkur University is one of the youngest universities in the country to offer quality research and innovation programs. On the other hand, the university maintains a high standard as an institution of higher learning which is on par with other high-profile national institutions.
Undoubtedly, Tumkur University promotes high-quality research to realize the goal of the sustainable development of a society. Tumkur University has a total of 96 colleges under its affiliation. To be more specific, the premier institute has 2 constituent colleges and 94 affiliated colleges.