Our History

Kristu Jayanti College, founded in 1999, is run by "BODHI NIKETAN TRUST", formed by the members of St. Joseph Province of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The college is affiliated to Bengaluru North University and is reaccredited with 'A' grade by NAAC in 2015. The college is recognized by UGC under the category 2(f) & 12(B). The college functions as an autonomous institution since 2013, sanctioned by the University Grants Commission, Government of Karnataka & the Bangalore University.

The institution strives to fulfill its mission to provide educational opportunities to all aspiring youth to excel in life by developing academic excellence, fostering values, creating civic responsibility and building global competencies in a dynamic environment.

In late 1990’s majority of higher educational institutions were found in the southern and eastern parts of Bangalore. The northern part of Bangalore District was semi-urban and rural that lacked educational and industrial development. In order to build vibrant academic environment and to bring positive socio-economic changes in this geographical area, the college was started at K. Narayanapura, Kothanur region in 1999.

The college had a humble beginning with 1 course, 9 students and 3 faculty members has exponentially grown with 8000+ students and offers 29 UG programmes, 16 PG programmes and 3 PG Diplomas. The college has four recognized research centres in the field of Bio-Technology, Commerce, Psychology and Management.

The V Semester BA/B.Sc Degree Examinations which were scheduled to be held on 07.04.2021 which was postponed on account of BMTC/KSRTC Bandh, Now, the same has been Rescheduled to 07.08.2021 [CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS] | For First Year UG Programmes: Kindly be informed that the classes for First Year Undergraduate Programmes for the academic year 2021 - 22 will be commencing tentatively from 15th September 2021 either in online / offline mode. If it is offline, it will be intimated to you 12 days before the commencement of the classes.| For First Year PG Programmes: The New Academic year 2021-22 for all PG programs will be commencing soon. The date of commencement and mode of classes (Online/Offline) will be informed soon. If it is offline, it will be intimated to you 12 days before the commencement of the classes. | Download the ( Kristu Jayanti + ) App for easy access and to keep yourselves updated with the latest news & activities on the campus. Download from Google Play store (android devices) and app store (Apple devices).|
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