Established in 1987, Kuvempu University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small city of Shimoga (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Karnataka. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Kuvempu University (KU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kuvempu University (KU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.