Central University of Karnataka

Summary

Central University of Karnataka
Central University of Karnataka.svg
MottoIAST: vidyA dadAti vinayaM
TypeCentral University
Established2009 (2009)
Vice-ChancellorBattu Satyanarayana[1]
Location, ,
17°26′05″N 76°40′23″E / 17.4348°N 76.6730°E / 17.4348; 76.6730Coordinates: 17°26′05″N 76°40′23″E / 17.4348°N 76.6730°E / 17.4348; 76.6730
CampusKadaganchi
AffiliationsUGC, AIU
Websitewww.cuk.ac.in

The Central University of Karnataka (CUK) was established by an Act of the Parliament (No. 3 of 2009) at Kadaganchi of Aland, Karnataka taluk Kalaburagi, Karnataka.

History

Central University of Karnataka in Gulbarga of Karnataka, India has been established through an Act of Parliament: "The Central Universities Act, 2009" by Govt. of India.[2]

The university has started operating from its permanent campus at the Gulbarga-Waghdhari Inter-State Highway in Aland taluka identified by the Karnataka State Government.[3]

The Central Universities Bill 2009 aims at creating one new central university each in Bihar, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu.[4] It also seeks to convert Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya in Chhattisgarh, Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya in Sagar (Madhya Pradesh) and Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University in Uttarakhand into Central universities.[5]

Schools and departments

  • School of Business Studies
    • Department of Business Studies
    • Department of Commerce
    • Department of Economic Studies and Planning
    • Department of Tourism and hotel management
  • School of Earth Sciences
    • Department of Geography
    • Department of Geology
  • School of Education and training
  • School of Humanities and Languages
    • Department of English
    • Department of Hindi
    • Department of Kannada Literature and Culture
    • Department of Linguistics
    • Department of Foreign language studies
    • Department of Music and fine arts
  • School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
    • Department of History
    • Department of Psychology
    • Department of Public administration
    • Department of Social Work
    • Department of Folklore and tribal studies
  • School of Media Studies
    • Department of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • School of Computer Science
    • Department of Computer Science
  • School of Chemical Sciences
    • Department of Chemistry
  • School of Life Sciences
    • Department of Life science
  • School of Physical Sciences
    • Department of Mathematics
    • Department of Physics
  • School of Engineering
    • Department of Electrical Engineering
    • Department of Electronics and communication Engineering
  • School of Legal jurisprudence studies
    • Department of Law

See also

References

  1. ^ "President Ram Nath Kovind approves appointments of vice chancellors of 12 central universities: Ministry of education". The Times of India 13:29 IST. 23 July 2021. Retrieved 23 July 2021.
  2. ^ http://www.prsindia.org/uploads/media/vikas_doc/docs/1241592408~~1235040259_central_University_Bill_2009.pdf
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 19 July 2009. Retrieved 16 January 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ Parliament passes bill to set 12 central varsities - Times Of India

External links

  • Official website