Established in 1886, Bangalore University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Bangalore (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Karnataka. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Bangalore University (BU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Bangalore University (BU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 133 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.