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Bengaluru Education

Education in Bengaluru has undergone a sea change from the time when it was mainly run by different religious groups to becoming the educational hub of the state Karnataka. The capital city of Karnataka, also known as ‘Science City’, has a literacy rate of 83.91%. Bengaluru houses some of the premier institutes that include Indian Institute of Science, Indian Statistical Institute, Indian Institute of Management, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute and many more.

The high standard of education and quality infrastructure that the educational institutes of Bengaluru offer attracts huge number of students from outside India. Most of the educational institutes of Bengaluru have excelled in delivering high-standard education that helps the students in their respective career fields.

Schools of Bengaluru

The schools of Bengaluru, which are government owned, government aided and private, offer both primary and secondary education. The schools of this city are either English medium or Kannada medium, and are affiliated by ICSE, SSLC or Secondary School Leaving Certificate, IB, CBSE and NIOS. Some of the most reputed schools of Bengaluru are listed in the following:

  • Bishop Cotton Boys School
  • Oxford English School
  • Bangalore Public School
  • Ryan International School
  • Trio World School

Degree Colleges in Bengaluru

There are a number of renowned degree colleges in Bengaluru that have been attracting students to pursue graduate and post-graduate degrees in different courses over the years. Arts, Science and Commerce are the three major courses offered in the degree colleges in Bengaluru. In similar to the schools, the colleges are also either government owned or private. Many colleges have the affiliation of deemed regional universities. Apart from providing undergraduate courses like BCA, BBA, LLB, B.Ed, B.Sc and more, these reputed institutes offer different facilities and activities for the benefit of the students. The following is the list of some highly esteemed degree colleges in Bengaluru.

  • Acharya Patashala College
  • B.E.S. College of Education
  • Bishop Cotton Women's College
  • B. M. Srinivasaiah College for Women
  • Al-Ameen Arts & Science College  

Medical and Dental Colleges in Bengaluru

A number of medical and dental colleges have sprouted all over the city over the years. High quality education, superior infrastructure and amiable learning environment of the various colleges attract students from worldwide.

The medical colleges provide the aspiring doctors both theoretical and practical education in the field of medicine. The aspiring doctors can go for masters and doctorate degree after completing the bachelor degree that lasts for five years. Some of the top-notch medical colleges of Bengaluru are mentioned in the following:

  • M S Ramaiah Medical College  
  • Bangalore Medical College
  • Sri Siddhartha Medical College
  • 3-Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Dr BR Ambedkar Medical College

On the other hand, the dental colleges in Bengaluru have earned a worldwide recognition for providing top class infrastructure and for offering lectures by professional doctors. Names of top dental colleges are mentioned in the following:

  • M.S. Ramaiaha Dental College
  • Dr. Syamala Reddy Dental College
  • Government Dental College
  • V S Dental College & Hospital
  • Dr. B R Ambedkar Dental College & Hospital

Management Colleges in Bengaluru

There are a number of management colleges in Bengaluru, the city is the home of the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore or IIMB. Some of the reputed management colleges located in Bengaluru is listed below:

  • Indian Institute of Management
  • Administrative Management College
  • Alliance Business Academy
  • Institute of Finance & International Management
  • Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Management Studies

Engineering Colleges in Bengaluru

Bengaluru is home to some of the most reputed engineering colleges of the country. The engineering colleges offer undergraduate, postgraduate as well as diploma courses. The following is the list of some of the esteemed engineering colleges of Bengaluru.

  • R.V. College of Engineering
  • B.T.L. Institute of Technology & Management
  • Bangalore Institute of Technology
  • M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology
  • P.E.S. College of Engineering