Christ University, Bangalore

Christ University, Bangalore

  • Bangalore, Karnataka
  • ESTD 1969
  • UGC , NAAC-B
  • Deemed University

Facilities available in University

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Laboratory

Major Courses Offered by University

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
4Years Full Time
4.0 ₹176,250 per year Apply Now
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
2Years Full Time
8.0 ₹152,500 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Arts [BA]
3Years Full Time
9.0 ₹66,667 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]
3Years Full Time
9.0 ₹29,667 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] {Lateral}
3Years Full Time
4.0 ₹168,333 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]
3Years Full Time
9.0 ₹211,667 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]
3Years Full Time
8.0 ₹56,667 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Arts [B.A] {Hons.}
3Years Full Time
9.0 ₹61,667 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]
3Years Full Time
6.0 ₹91,667 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.} (Psychology)
3Years Full Time
9.0 ₹61,667 per year Apply Now

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Dr. Thomas C Mathew
Vice Chancellor
Dr. Narasimha Murthy K N
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
Dr. Addapalli V N Krishna
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Devika Menon M K
Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Dr. Suganthi S
Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
Dr. Parvati Ramaswamy
Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automobile Engineering
Dr. Abraham V M
Professor, Department of Computer Science
Dr. Alice Mani
Professor, Department of Commerce and Management
Dr. Jay Kumar V
Associate Professor, Department of Hotel Management
Dr. Somu C S
Professor, Department of Law
Xavier M
Professor, Department of Economics
Naresh Rao H
Associate Professor, Department of Media Studies
Gnanasekar M
Professor, Department of English
Dr. Varghese K J
Professor, Department of Psychology
Ashoka N V
Professor, Department of Physics
Dr. Joseph T V
Professor, Department of Mathematics
Baby Mathew
Professor, Department of Chemistry
Ganesh S
Professor, Department of Life Sciences
Dr Joseph C C
Professor, Department of International Studies and History
Dr. Kumar D N S
Professor, Department of Management Studies(MBA)
Dr. Jain Mathew
Professor, Department of Management Studies(BBA)
Budha Anuradha
Professor, Department of Professional Studies
Dr. Mallika Krishnaswami
Professor, Department of Languages
Dr. Ravindranatha B K
Professor, Department of Education
Dr. Joseph Wilson Lobo
Professor, Department of Social Work

About University

Christ University is a private deemed university situated in the Garden city, Bengaluru. It is the first indigenous Syrian Catholic religious congregation in India. The University is specifically known for its undergraduate courses and has ranked among the top ten for UG courses in surveys done by India Today group. The university is also known for its noted alumni such as Meghana Raj, South Indian Film Actress, Ankur Betageri, a poet and an art activist, Krishna Byre Gowda, MLA and President of Karnataka Youth Congress.

Every year more than 16000 students enroll in various UG and PG programs offered at Christ University. Students from all over the country flock to the University for admission and a considerable population at the University is of students hailing from Northern India.

Christ University Admissions

The University offers multiple courses in UG, PG, and research programs. The application process is both online and offline and begins by the month of December every year for UG and PG courses. The application process for PhD programs begins in the month of August whereas for MBA and MS courses the application forms are available by the beginning of October each year.

For most of the Christ University UG programs the application process is offline too, except for BBA, BCA, BA/BBA LLB, and B.Com. in which case the applications are to be filled only in the online mode. The application process for all PG,M.Phil. and PhD courses is online. Another exception is MBA courses, for which the application process is online only.

Christ University Online Application

Candidates opting for online application can access the application form by clicking on the Admission 2017 link on the University’s official website. The application form can be processed after remitting the application fee in the prescribed format either online or offline. For online application fee payment a candidate will need a valid credit/debit card or Internet banking facility. Application fee can be remitted offline at any SBI bank branch in the prescribed bank challan form available on the university website.

Christ University Offline Application

Candidates opting for offline application process can obtain the application form after submitting the necessary application fee from the following address:

Counter no. 7, Office of Admissions,

Ground Floor, Central Block,

Christ University Main Campus, Bangalore.

After filling the printed Online Application form/ Direct Application form, a candidate should sign and send the application form in an A4 size envelope with necessary enclosures. The candidate must mention the program applied for and their mobile number on the envelope. Candidates are also suggested to keep a copy of their filled in application form for future reference and to produce at the time of selection process and counselling.

Christ University Application Status

A candidate can check their application status through the Application Status tab on the website itself. A candidate can track their application form, E-admit card, and can check the status of their application form through this link. To check the application status, a candidate will need their eight-digit application form number and their official date of birth.

Christ University Entrance Exam

The University conducts entrance exam for admission to a majority of courses. In case ofUG courses, the university conducts and entrance exam for admission to courses such as BA, B.Sc.,, BCA. The merit list of selected candidates is prepared on the basis of marks scored in entrance exam, a skill assessment test, and marks scored in the qualifying examination (10+2). For admission to BHM, the university considers only the marks scored in the 10+2 examination by the candidate.

For admission to undergraduate law programs, i.e. BA LLB and BBA LLB, the university conducts a Law Entrance Exam (CULEE). CULEE is a pen-paper based exam and is objective in nature. The questions are asked from English Comprehension, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, and Data Analysis. The entrance exam has three centers – Bengaluru, Kolkata, and New Delhi.

In case of candidates applying for B.Tech. and M.Tech. programs, a candidate has to appear for  Group Discussion (GD) and Micro Presentation (MP) round. After GD and MP round, students are called for Written Assessment (WA), Verbal Assessment (VA), and Personal Interview (PI).

For admission to B.Ed. program the university conducts a Skill Assessment (SA) test and Personal Interview (PI). In case of M.Phil. and Ph.D. courses too, the University conducts a written test and personal interview.

When it comes to admission to the MBA courses at Christ University, the candidate must fulfill any of the following pre-requisites:

Exam name

Score required

MAT (September/December 2016/February 2017)

600 or above

GMAT 2016

450 or above

CMAT 2017

70 %ile or above

CAT 2016

70 %ile or above

ATMA 2017

70 % or above

XAT 2017

70 %ile or above

Candidates applying to MBA courses will also have to appear for a Group Discussion (GD) and Micro Presentation (MP). They also have to appear for a Written Assessment (WA), Verbal Assessment (VA), and Personal Interview (PI). The verbal Assessment will be conducted during the Personal Interview round itself.

The University publishes the merit list for selected candidates for all the courses on its official website in due time after the application process and entrance process is over.

Christ University Courses

Christ University offers a wide variety of UG, PG, and Research courses in the following streams:

  • Business Studies and Social Science
  • Commerce and Management
  • Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Business Management
  • Law
  • Science

Christ University BBA

The BBA course at Christ University is one of the more popular courses among students. In India Today survey, Christ University has ranked as the top university for pursuing BBA more than once.

The University has tie ups with Swansea University, UK. This allows students to choose a 2 year of exchange program at the Swansea University. The University has three BBA programs- BBA Regular, BBA International Business, and BBA in Travel and Tourism.

The course material for all three BBA programs is similar. However, the exam pattern varies a little. In BBA International Business, there is more stress on Internal Assessment in comparison to BBA Regular program.

BBA at Christ University provides exposure to the best faculty, curriculum and placement facilities. Some of the top companies which come at Christ University for Internship are Goldman Sachs and Mahindra & Mahindra. 

The University also has a good placement facility. Some of the companies which frequent Christ University are Goldman Sachs, Barclays, KPMG, Deloitte, Amazon, AON, etc. A candidate must have a minimum of 60% in order to be able to sit for the placement rounds.

Christ University MBA

The MBA  program at Christ University is of two kinds- Dual degree programs and Regular MBA. The dual degree programs are offered in collaboration with some of the foreign universities. The dual degrees offered are as follows:

  • PGDM (Christ University) and MBA (Wurzburg and Schweinfurt University, Germany) in Finance/Marketing and Operations
  • MBA (Christ University) with MS in Business (Virginia Commonwealth University, USA)
  • MBA (Christ University) and MBA (Western Michigan University, USA)

The MBA Regular programs are offered in Finance, HR, Lean Operations and Systems, Tourism and Travel Management, and Marketing. The dual degree MBA programs are comparatively expensive but provide an opportunity to land a job in US and Germany to desirous students.

The University has good placement record for MBA students. The average salary package for MBA students at Christ University is 6 Lakh per annum. The package can go higher for meritorious and deserving students.

Christ University Ranking

Christ University has consistently ranked among the top universities in the country. In 2016, India Today ranked Christ University 1st for BBA and BCA, 2nd for Mass Communication, and 3rd for Arts, Science, and Commerce.

More About Christ University

Christ University is a private deemed to be university in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. The University was established in 1969, it is managed by the priests of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), the first indigenous Syrian Catholic religious congregation in India. The college was granted deemed to be university status in 2008.

  • The university offers a range of national and international recognised undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes in a variety of academic disciplines including Law, Humanities, Business Administration, Commerce, Management, Sciences, and Social Sciences. In addition, it offers professional courses in a number of fields including Business Management, Computer Application, Hotel Management, Mass Communication, Social Work, Engineering and Tourism.
  • It has the rare distinction of being the first institution in Karnataka to be accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) UGC for quality education. In 2004, UGC conferred Autonomy on the Institution. In 2005, it became the first College in South India to be reaccredited with A+ by NAAC. In 2008, the college declared it as Deemed to be University, in the name and style of Christ University.
  • The college became the most preferred educational institution in the city of Bangalore within the first three decades. By the introduction of innovative and modern curriculum, insistence on academic discipline, imparting of holistic education and with the help of the creative and dedicated staff, Christ College has been continually rated among the top 10 educational institutions of the country.

Christ University Campuses: -

  • Christ University has 2 campuses one is situated in Hosur road and the other towards Mysore road. The main campus is eco-friendly, serene and provides peaceful environment to its students. It is deeply committed in upholding values system; it expects its students to conduct themselves in a worthy manner in their dress, demeanor and sense of discipline.
  • Kengeri campus is a lush green land of 75 acres situated about 25 kilometers away from the main campus, 10 kilometers away from Bangalore University and 8 kilometers away from R V College of Engineering towards Mysore road.

Faculties/Schools at Christ University: -

  • Faculty of Engineering
  • School of Law
  • Faculty of Commerce and Management
  • Faculty of Sciences
  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • School of Education

Festivals List:-

  •  Chakravyuh
  • Energizer
  • Green Symphony
  • Talent Search

Christ University Placements:-

Highest Packages Offered (2013-14) Until May 29th 2014


CTC Per Annum in Rs



12.5 Lakhs

MBA Marketing


12.5 Lakhs



10 Lakhs

MBA Marketing

Futures First

9.5 Lakhs

MBA Finance

DEShaw & Co

6.5 Lakhs

All UG

UBS Verity

6.25 Lakhs

All UG


6 Lakhs


Godrej Properties

6 Lakhs

All UG


5.48 Lakhs

All UG

Thomson Reuters

5 Lakhs

All UG

Great Place to Work

4.8 Lakhs

MSc Psychology HRDM

Inspire One

4.8 Lakhs

MSc Psychology HRDM


4.5 Lakhs

BCA & BSc Comp. Sc.


4.2 Lakhs


Inspire One

4.5 Lakhs

MSc Psychology HRDM

Grant Thornton

4.2 Lakhs

Master of Financial Mgmt. & MCom

Societe Generale

4 Lakhs

Master of Financial Mgmt.

Top Recruiters (2013-14):-


Number of Offers




UG & PG Commerce & Mgmt.

Goldman Sachs


All UG & PG

Ernst & Young GSS


All UG & PG



All UG

L&T Infotech/Construction


UG & PG Computer Science



All UG



All UG

Teach for India


All UG & PG

Wipro Technologies






Highest Packages Offered:-

Organisation CTC Per Annum Course/s


CTC Per Annum



Rs 10 Lakhs


Tally Solutions

Rs 7.5 Lakhs



Rs 5.89 Lakhs

MS Comm & MA English


Rs 5.5 Lakhs

MS Comm & MA English


Rs 4.8 Lakhs


Tally Solutions

Rs 4.79 Lakhs

MA English

Aon Hewitt

Rs 4.5 Lakhs

BA Economics Honors

National Instruments

Rs 4.1 Lakhs

BCA, BSc & BA Honors

Manhattan Associates

Rs 3.75 Lakhs



Award for Excellence: The award for excellence is instituted to recognise students who excel in academics and are toppers in their respective combinations. The award will be presented to students from all three years and combinations and for all PG Courses. 

Award for proficiency: The award for proficiency is in recognition of students who are diligent in their academics and holistic education. This is a nominative award based on the recommendation of the heads of the departments. The decision of the office is final.

Award for Co-curricular Activities: The award is instituted for all final year students who have actively participated in sports/cultural and club activities during the course of their studies. This is a nominative award based on the recommendation of the concerned teacher in charge. The selection list will be displayed in the month of March.


Top 50 Universities:

  • Christ University, Bangalore (India Rank #23)



Rankings from The Week (June 9, 2013)

  • Christ University (India Rank #6, South India Rank #2)

Rankings from India Today (June 24, 2013)

  • Christ University (India Rank #10)

Social Work Colleges:


Department of Social Work, Christ University (India Rank #8)

Rankings from Outlook (July 1, 2013)

  • Department of Social Work, Christ University (India Rank #10)

Rankings from India Today (June 24, 2013)

  • Department of Media Studies, Christ University, Bangalore (India Rank #3)



Rankings from The Week (June 9, 2013)

  • Christ University (India Rank #5



Rankings from The Week (June 9, 2013)

  • Christ University, Bangalore (India Rank #1, South India Rank #4)


  • Christ University (India Rank #33)

Christ University Scholarships:-

Merit Scholarship: The merit scholarship is initiated for meritorious students based on their performance at the pre-entry level and subsequent performance in various tests and examinations.

The scholarship will consist of a percentage refund of fees. Each combination will be considered for two merit scholarships. Combinations with more than one section will be considered proportionately.

The fee refund / reduction will be considered as follows.

Students in the fee range of:

  • Upto to Rs. 10,000 - 50%
  • Rs. 10,000-Rs 25,000 - 25%
  • Above Rs. 25,000 - 10%

Scholarship for Financial Assistance: Students choosing to avail of this scholarship must apply to the Office of Awards and Scholarships with supporting documents.

Students seeking this scholarship at the time of admission are expected to fill up a separate application for scholarship available along with their main application form and submit to the Office of Scholarships for perusal. The scholarship committee will then interview them on the allotted dates, and their concessions will be decided prior to the payment of their fees. The percentage of concession for different categories is recommended as follows:

  • Self financing courses - 0-50%
  • Others- -0-90%

Alumni Association Scholarships:-

Alumni Association of Christ University also helps economically weak students through the Alumni Fund. Students seeking support can approach the Alumni Office, BHM Department, II Block, II Floor. 




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  • Newspaper :-  25


Institutional Membership:-


  • Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
  • British Council Library
  • Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC) Library


Online Resources:-


  • ProquestResearchLibrary
  • SageJournals
  • Prowess
  • MathScinet
  • AnnualReviews

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Hosur Road
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Karnataka , India
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