Davangere University is a state university which was established in the year 2009, and is among the youngest affiliate’s types of university in Karnataka. The university was set up with a purpose and vision to meet the educational aspirations of the people in the region. Both UG and PG courses are provided in the university for interested candidates. The university is recognized by AICTE and UGC, and it is spread over 73 acres of land space. Around 55 colleges are affiliated to the university.
The university is located on State Highway 76, Tholahunase, Davanagere, Karnataka. Students and staff can reach the campus through various means of transport. They can reach by bus, air, train, taxi, as per their convenience and distance.
Davangere University provides notice on the events related to the university, along with admission updates. Some of the latest news and updates are given below.
1. The university released Science and Maths Seminar for April-2021.
2. PG counselling 2020 was also released.
3. Extension of admission dates for the year 2020-2021 has been provided.
4. Invite for MBA admission vacant seat 2020-2021 was also announced.
The university is recognized by AICTE and UGC.
Various clubs and committees or societies are present through cells and clubs in the university. entertainment based clubs aren’t present in the university at this point of time. However, cells like SC/ST, NSS are made available to cater to students' needs.
NSS: National Service Scheme (NSS), was set up in the university in 2010. It aims to provide community services through education. Literacy programmes, workshops on social well-being, and educational seminars are conducted to provide encouragement and awareness among students.
ST/SC Cell: This cell was set up to cater to the needs of students belonging to the ST/SC category. Special attention is provided through the cell since they belong to the economically backward category. The cell is present to cater to the needs and assistance of the students.
The university is equipped with the latest infrastructural facilities to cater to the academic learning of students. The classrooms are well-furnished, and equipped with WIFI connection. The facilities offered include hostel, library, sports, health care, and much more. The details are given below.
Library: The library is well-equipped with thousands of references, text books, and journals. Students and staff can use the library to make reference and enhance their knowledge. The library is also fully digitalized to make searches easier.
Hostel: Separate hostels are provided to boys and girls to cater to their accommodation needs. The hostels are equipped with WIFI, furniture, daily essentials and mess facilities are also provided.
Sports: The university offers both indoor and outdoor sports facilities for recreational purposes to students. They are highly encouraged to engage themselves in sports activities to help them stay physically and mentally active.
Healthcare: The health centre in the University is headed by a Visiting Medical Officer assisted by a full-time nurse at Shivagangotri Campus. It has the preliminary diagnostic facilities and provides health care to the faculty, staff, and students.
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Admissions to various courses offered in the university are done on the basis of candidate’s merit or through entrance exam. However, the university offers most admission through university entrance exam and merit of previous course degree. The details and steps for admission in the university are given below.
1. Fill the admission form and submit it.
2. Appear for the required entrance exam.
3. Meet the required cut-off score.
4. Submit all required documents for verification.
5. If selected, candidates must pay fees.
The university provides scholarship to students belonging in certain categories or through merit. Students can also avail scholarships outside the university from state and central government. They can apply for scholarships in their respective state also. Students of SC/ST/EWS are offered scholarships to provide financial aid and help them achieve their educational needs. Scholarships based on students' academic performance are also available for top performers. Another form of getting educational support is through banks, where educational loans can be availed by the student who aren’t eligible for scholarship benefits, but are in need of financial assistance.
A Training and Placement cell has been set up in the university to impart quality professional training and placement activity to students. The cell is dedicated to provide support, and assistance to students who wish to pursue a career in various fields. Career counselling and expert speakers on career are also made available to provide career guidance and enable students to choose the right career path for themselves. Skill development programs have also been conducted to improve, enhance, or develop professional skills of students. Over the years, several companies and organizations have conducted recruitment in the university. However, the percentage for the rate of recruitment is unavailable as of now.
Davangere University is based in the Shivagangothri part of Davangere in Karnataka state. It has a sum of 112 colleges that are affiliated with it. The affiliated colleges include one constituent college and one autonomous college that provide a plethora of courses on the undergraduate and postgraduate level. The university was established in 2009 and is approved by the UGC and is also a member of the AIU. With this, the university caters to 60000 students. These courses are offered in a great variety of subjects including arts, science and technology, education and commerce and management. The University College of Visual Arts, a constituent college of the university offers many courses like a foundation course of two years.
The students must belong to the SC/ST/OBC categories. The entire family income of the family should not exceed INR 2.5 lakhs for the OBC family and should not exceed INR 2 lakhs for SC/ST categories from all combined sources. The student must further be pursuing an undergraduate or post graduation course from a recognised university.
The students can get a variable financial reward between INR 1600- INR 3500 based on the category he belongs to.
Merit cum means scholarship
This scholarship is for students belonging to the minority community. The family income of the parents or the guardians of the candidate should not exceed a maximum of INR 2.5 lakhs from all sources combined. Further, the student must be pursuing a technical or professional course at the undergraduate or postgraduate level from a recognised institute. The admission in the course must be based on a competitive examination.
The students can get a variable financial reward of INR 20000 per annum for the tuition fee or their actual fee, whichever is less. Also, the hostellers with get INR 1000 per month for 10 months as a maintenance fee. Further, day scholars will get INR 500 per month for 10 months as their maintenance fee.
This scholarship is for students pursuing post-matric education from a recognised institution. The students must belong to the SC category. Also, the student must belong to the Karnataka domicile.
The students can get variable financial assistance for all their non-refundable fees. Additionally, hostellers will get a maintenance fee ranging between Rs. 380- Rs. 1200 per month and the day scholars will get a maintenance fee ranging between Rs. 230- Rs. 550 per month.
Davangere University is a state university.
The university is spread over 73 acres of land area.
The university hasn’t provided information regarding placement rate yet.
The university offers a library, hostel, healthcare, sports, and much more.
Dr. Sharanappa V. Halse is the vice chancellor of Davangere University.
Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala is the chancellor of Davangere University.
The university offers admissions through merit or university entrance exam.
MA, MSc, MSW, M. Ed, M. Com, MBA are the courses offered in Davangere University campus.
The university is recognized by AICTE and UGC.
Davangere University is located in State Highway 76, Tholahunase, Davanagere, Karnataka.