Best Universities in Karnataka

Education in Karnataka

Karnataka, the state of the garden city, the state of software giants and lastly a truly cosmopolitan city is no more a stranger in education domain too. Starting from kindergarten to highest degree it has multiple institutions having higher rating, national and International accreditation, fees structure fitting into everyone’s pocket thus making it top education hub across India. Just to name some Indian Institute of Management, Indian Institute of Science, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, NIMHANS and much more is signature of this state rather a knowledge state.

Despite a huge number of reputed institutions, the management and the strength of students plunging every year to this state to pursue their dream education speaks about the aura of education level and value of a degree from these institutions.


Management studies like MBA (full time), MBA Part-time (distance) or Postgraduate diploma courses have recently adorned the Curriculum vitae of many freshers, experienced as well as the most followed leaders of this era. Do you have such a dream to pursue MBA degree from Karnataka? The best courses, cheapest, best degree, job prospects all in one platform? Well, you are here right at this place where you can find information regarding universities, colleges, degrees, type of degrees, fees structure and brochures of every other institute facilitating distance MBA colleges in Karnataka. Stay at your home place and get the benefit of institutions such as Karnataka State University, Sikkim Manipal University, Amity University, and ICFAI University and the list never ends. Whether you want to see yourself in MBA marketing or recruiting talents as an MBA HR or manage organisation through financial management these universities and their degrees program will boost your carer making you job ready and make a rendezvous career in Management.


Karnataka boasts of providing both government own and private own universities and institutions facilitating distance MBA courses.  Universities like Karnataka State Open University, Visveswaraya Technological University, Indian Institute of Business Management and Studies, Directorate of Distance Education (Sikkim Manipal University), Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University, Wisdom School of Management, Indian Institute of Management Technology, Indian School of Business administration and Management,  Mysore Correspondence College, Bright International Education trust, BMS centre for Executive MBA Education and Distance Learning, ICFAI university, Symbiosis Center for Distance Learning, Indian Institute of Materials Management, Bhubaneshwari Correspondence College, Goutam College, MIT School of Distance Education, Suresh Gyan Vihar University– Distance Education, Study and Lead Educational and Welfare Society, Bangalore, NICMAR- School of Distance education, Shantiniketan Educational Institutions, Indian Institute of Hotel Management and Culinary arts etc.

AFFILIATION & Accreditation

No doubt while opting for any distance courses it is imperative to cross-check the accreditation status of institutions. The information forfeited here will ensure the aspiring management study seeking candidates to get the right information at a click. Most of the Universities/Institutions are UGC or AICTE approved. Like Symbiosis Centre for distance learning has DEC accreditation, Sikkim Manipal University has UGC accreditation, Bhubaneshwari Correspondence College is AICTE approved, and Shantiniketan Educational Institution is affiliated to Karnataka State Open University. To ensure the smooth transition through information the table given below provides information about Institutions/Organisations, Type of Courses, Duration, Accreditation and Important Links for brochures and Fees structures.


NMIMS Global Access School for Continuing Education, NMIMS University, Koramangala UGC MBA,BBA 69000 2 years
EINS Education, Welingkar Institute of Management, Ejipura, Bangalore UGC MBA,BBA 60000 2years
Gulbarga University, Gulbarga AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 25000 onward 2 years
Kannada University, Hampi AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 30000 onward 2years
Karnataka State Open University, Mysore AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 40000 onward 2 years
Karnataka University, Dharwad AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 30000 onward 2years
Kuvempu University, Shimoga AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 25000 onward 2 years
Mangalore University, Mangalore AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 35000 onward 2years
National Law School of India University, Bangalore AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 50000 onward 2 years
Swamy Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhan Sansthan, Bangalore Deemed University MBA,BBA 36000 onward 2years
Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum Deemed University MBA,BBA 25000 onward 2 years
Bangalore University, Bangalore State University MBA,BBA 35000 onward 2years
Manipal University, Manipal [Formerly Manipal Academy of Higher Education] Deemed to be University MBA,BBA 25000 onward 2 years
Bhartiya Vidya Foundation, International School of Business & Research, Bangalore Bangalore University MBA,BBA 30000 onward 2years
Karnataka State Women’s University, Bijapur AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 35000 onward 2 years
Tumkur University, Tumkur AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA 24000 onward 2years
IFIM, Business School, Bangalore Private Institute MBA,BBA 20000 onward 2 years
T. A. Pai Management Institute AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA Rs. 20000 onwards 2 YEARS
Institute of Finance and International Management AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA Rs. 20000 onwards 2 YEARS
GIBS Business School AITCE,UGC MBA,BBA Rs. 20000 onwards 2 YEARS