About KSOU Mysore
Karnataka State Open University (KSOU), Mysuru, is a State Public University that has been functioning since 1996. Before becoming the university, KSOU was an Institute of Correspondence Courses and Continuing Education (ICC&CE) of the University of Mysore which was established in 1969. The Open University was established in pursuance of National Policy on Education, NPE-1986 on the recommendation of Central Education Advisory Board MHRD, Government of India. Distance education is helpful for the working professionals, households, the disadvantaged sections of the society and people from backward regions, who cannot pursue education through the conventional mode. KSOS encourages more and more people to join the programmes through its 21 regional centres across the state. The University is recognised by the UGC.
Location: Karnataka State Open University, Mysore is located at University Of Mysore Campus, Mysuru, Mysuru, Mukhtagangotri, Karnataka. Mysuru Junction and KSRTC Bus Depot are about 5 km away from the KSOU. Mysore airport is about 14 km away from the KSOU.
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Karnataka State Open University, Mysore offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in all the major faculties, which include arts, business management studies, education, law, applied sciences and technology, biological sciences, physical and material sciences, and social sciences. Admissions to all these courses are based on the qualifying marks obtained by the students in the qualifying exams. Read the further article to understand the detailed admission criteria of KSOS:
KSOU admission process for undergraduate and postgraduate:
The aspirants of the undergraduate and postgraduate courses of KSOU, have to submit their applications online for the particular course they are interested in.
The admissions to the courses offered by KSOU are based on the merit of the qualifying exams. As per the KSOU notifications, candidates have to submit their application for undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
The admission committee of the particular course decides whether it has to conduct the entrance examination and mentions this in the notifications released by the University.
As per the notifications, candidates have to submit their applications and appear for the entrance exam.
Admission committee shortlists the applications based on the merit of the qualifying marks and entrance test and prepares the merit list for admission to the particular course.
As per the merit list candidates have to visit the KSOS and complete the admission process, which includes documents verification and fee payment.
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iam meghana i have an Karnataka state open university mysore degree in 2020 it is useful government work pls tell me
Yes, with your degree from Karnataka State Open University you are eligible for government jobs provided you fulfill other eligibility criteria.
This is because,
Karnataka State Open University is recognised by UGC and since it is recognised it is valid for your government jobs .
You can check it at its official page the link for the same is provided below
So, if you have done your degree from Karnataka State Open University you don't need to worry at all
the eligibility criteria for UPSC civil services examination is provided below which is is one of the most reputed competitive examination through which jobs in grade A government services is provided
*You must have a bachelor's degree in any, discipline from a recognised university.
So, with your degree from Karnataka State Open University you will be even eligible for UPSC and other government jobs as well as it doesn't matter whether even if your University is Open University what matters is it should be recognised one.
*Minimum age limit :- you need to be at least 21 years old to be eligible.
*Maximum age limit :- 32 years , also there's 3 year relaxation on upper age limit for obc and of 5 years for sc/st category.
i have done my Bsc-IT from ksou in 2012, is it valid for govt job?
Yes you are eligible for a government job since Karnataka State Open University(KSOU) was recognized by University of Grants Commission(UGC), India till 2013. Since you have completed the BSc degree in IT in 2012 you are fully eligible for all government jobs (state and central). For more details regarding the order of HC on the issue you can click on https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/ksou-course-hc-relief-to-students/article22625386.ece
KSOU 1st year B com exams will be conducted on September 2020 please confirm
The date is still not notified, neither the month.
i am passed 2013 in ksou b.com afterthat continue the mba paseed 2015 in same University so can i eligible for government jobs please inform me
Yes, you can apply for government jobs before that you need to check the eligibility criteria and you must fulfill it I'm order to get recruited.The eligibility criteria will be different for each recruitment according to the post and you must have the minimum percentage in your qualifying exam and age must be within the upper age limit.
I Complete 2nd year in B.A 2015 but 3rd year exam not complete due to University not approved by UGC. What Can I do.
University Grant Commission provides authentication to colleges and universities and if any college is not granted permission then it is illegal and is considered as a fake University. And due to that the degree won't be considered legal or authentic. The best will be to do the graduation again.
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KSOU cottages, located in the University campus, reserved to the girls' students. Each cottage can house 12 students. Totally University is having 09 cottages. Thus, 108 students can stay in these cottages at a time. The student who is willing to avail this benefit shall pay Rs.70/- per day.
The Library has a well-equipped computer lab with internet facility to cater to the needs of the users. The library functions from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on all working days. During contact programmes and university examinations, the Library will be kept open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Government Holiday‟s library functions from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The college has excellent IT Infrastructure facility for the students.
KSOU has provided the best canteen facilities to the students who come for KSOU office premise for the services. KSOU canteen provides best quality hygienic and delicious food at affordable prices.
KSOU Boys' Hostel is located in KSOU campus. It consists of 33 rooms. Each room could accommodate 5 students. Thus, this facility will be available to 165 students at a time. The students who wish to avail this facility shall pay 70/- per day.
The college has Wi-Fi facility for the students and staff.
The college has departmental based laboratories facility for the students.
The college has an auditorium facility for events and seminar.
The University has established a Health Centre to attend to the urgent and immediate need of the students‟ whenever they stay in the campus. Only OPD facility is available and regular doctor and other staff will be on duty.
The Guest House of Karnataka State Open University is located in north-west of the University campus providing spacious and hygienic accommodation with modern facilities and good ambience for the academicians to stimulate them to work in their direction. The guest house is just 5 minutes walk from the academic block. The Guest House is built with well furnished 75 rooms, VIP, VVIP suites and other required amenities. It also provides an accommodation to resource persons, experts, academicians, councilors and participating managers of other Universities of the country.
University have State Bank of India with its ATM facility in the campus.
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