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list of top arts colleges in Karnataka

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List of top arts colleges in Karnataka

Karnataka is a state in South-West of India, with its capital Bengaluru, earlier known as Bangalore. Bengaluru is the costliest city of the country, the IT city of India that spearheads rapid economic and technological development in this nation.The state reflects its educational influence over the nation, through its bright institutes.

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Top arts colleges in Karnataka

Arts, a subject which was earlier considered as the only option for low-scoring students, is now progressing fast. It is enriched with new courses and specializations which is attracting the youth of this country. Arts, as a field cannot be limited by boundaries. Literally, it can be defined as imaginative, creative and non-scientific branches of knowledge considered collectively. Karnataka being an education giant owns some of the top arts colleges of India.

Students after completing their schools mostly opt for a Bachelor of Arts(B.A.) degree. A plethora of colleges in India provide this three year course which includes both core subjects and specializations.  The subjects of study under Bachelor of Arts are Economics, Philosophy, Geography, Political Science, Literature, Sociology, Psychology, History, Library Science, Anthropology, Education, Archaeology etc. Students can choose their favorite subject combinations and a specialization in their third year. Post-graduation in Arts provides Master of Arts (M.A.) degree which includes subjects like Education, English, Fine Arts, Teaching, History, Geography and Philosophy. On the basis media reports, we have chosen  parameters like selection process, academic excellence, reputation, infrastructure and student care, we have made a list of top arts colleges in Karnataka.


Top Arts Colleges in Karnataka

1Christ UniversityBangalore
2St. Joseph’s CollegeBangalore
3Mount Carmel CollegeBangalore
4Jyothi Nivas CollegeBangalore
5NMKRV College for WomenBangalore
6National CollegeBasavangudi
7Maharani Arts CollegeBangalore
8Shri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain CollegeBangalore
9B E S College of Arts & Commerce for WomenBangalore
10Vivekananda First Grade College of Arts, Science & CommerceBangalore


Founded in 1969, Christ University tops over all other arts college in India. It is managed by  the priests of  Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI) and is known nationally and internationally for variety of disciplines provided like Commerce, Management, Humanities, Hotel Management, Mass Communication, Law, Business Administration etc. It has been rated as an A+ institution by NAAC and was recognized as College with Potential for Excellence by UGC. No doubt, why it is rank #1.

At rank #2 we have St. Joseph’s College. It was founded in 1882 by the Fathers of French Foreign Mission. the college boasts of having a good number of Ph. D. qualified staff members.The staff members have obtained their doctoral degrees from their research work carried out at prestigious institutes, such as IISc, IITs in India and in foreign universities as well. With a much long 130 years of experience, it claims its rights to be one of the top institutions in India.

Mount Carmel College, standing at rank #3 is a premier institute for women education in India. The college is established in 1948 and is running under sisters of CSST order.

Scoring rank #4 we have Jyothi Nivas College, which was founded in 1966 by the sisters of St. Joseph of Tarbes. The college is affiliated to Bangalore University.

NMKRV College for Women is at rank #5. It was founded in year 1973,affiliated to Bangalore University. The college has been accredited with ‘A’ Grade by NAAC and is given a College with Potential of Excellence by UGC.

National College, Bangalore is expanding its fame at rank #6.

One of the most oldest and prestigious institutions of the country, Maharani College stands at rank #7.

At rank #8, Shri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College claims to be the youngest college accredited by NAAC and is providing  education at the Pre University, Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels.

B E S College of Arts & Commerce for Women and Vivekananda First Grade College of Arts, Science & Commerce hold rank #9 and rank #10 respectively.

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11 Responses to list of top arts colleges in Karnataka

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  9. Rachita Mishra says:

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