Accredited "A" by NAAC

The University College of Science (erstwhile Government Science College) was established in 1940. In the beginning, it was an intermediate college. When it was upgraded into a degree college, BSc courses in different combinations such as PCM, CBZ, PMG and CBG were introduced. Commerce subjects too were introduced in 1970.

The erstwhile Government Science College was inaugurated by His Excellency Sri V.V. Giri, Bar-At-Law, the then Governor of Mysore on August 11, 1966. In 1973 the College was bifurcated into Science, and Arts Colleges. Since then, the College has been growing with its unique identity as an institution of pride and reputation.

In the year 2000-2001, new subjects like Computer Science, Microbiology, Electronics and Biochemistry were introduced in the College. In 2007-2008, Biotechnology was introduced, enabling students to pursue BSc with as CBBt combination.  In 2008, the Post Graduate courses were introduced in Physics, Chemistry and Environment Science. The student strength of the college is gradually increasing. In the year 2000, the strength was 1,040, in 2005 it was 1,300 and in year 2007-2008, it was 1,323. The college has an area of 90 acres and the campus is about 98,800 sq. ft. In 2009, the erstwhile Government Science College was handed over to Tumkur University, when it was renamed as University College of Science. Presently, it is one among the two constituent colleges of Tumkur University.

Dr. B. Tirumalachar was the first principal of the erstwhile Government Science College, whose tenure was from June 1940 to July 1945. Since then, the college has seen 28 principals. At present, Sri Eshwara H Y is the Principal of the College.

Under the able guidance and leadership of Tumkur University, the College is reaching greater heights from all angles. A Remote Sensing Centre has come up in the college as a joint venture of Tumkur University and ISRO. The college is equipping itself with more infrastructure and space in order to accommodate more courses and facilities. A digital library is also coming up on the campus. A number of faculties in different departments have applied for major and minor research projects, seeking funds from various agencies, while many of them have already got their projects sanctioned.

PRINCIPAL


Dr. H Y Eswara
University College of Science, Tumkur University
 

Activities

  • 3-month Coaching Classes for IAS/KAS for Students of SC/ST/Minority, 29 March 2012 View Report
  • "Akshara Akshaya": An Awareness Programme, 27 November 2011 View Report

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List of Toppers / Scored highest marks in Degree/Subjects
Final Rank List 2015-16
Modified Course Matrix of B.Com - CBCS syllabus
PG Exam Dated:03-01-2017 Postponed to 06-01-2016
M.Sc. Programme in Nutrition, Agriculture and Animal Science by Hebrew University
Applications invited for Research Assistant at Women's Studies Center, Tumkur University
Circular to PG Students of Tumkur University who have been sanctioned Scholarship/Fee Concession from Social Welfare Dept. GoK
B.P.Ed. Timetable and Announcement of Exam Center
B.Ed. Exam Timetable and Announcements of Exam Centers
ರಾಜ್ಯದಲ್ಲಿ ಆತ್ಮಹತ್ಯೆ ಮಾಡಿಕೊಂಡ ರೈತರ ಮಕ್ಕಳಿಗೆ ಸ್ನಾತಕೋತ್ತರ ಪದವಿ ಹಂತದವರೆಗೆ ಶಿಕ್ಷಣವನ್ನು ಮುಂದುವರೆಸುವ ಬಗ್ಗೆ
PG History and Archaeology Revised Time Table
Circular: Re-opening of UG Classes for the year 2016-17 postponed to 26-12-2016
List of Ph.D. Candidates Enroled
Circular to Tumkur University Staff to submit Income Tax for 2016-17
Application for Sign Language Training Programme for Hearing Impaired - Last Date: 24-12-2016
PG Exams Dec 2016 - Jan 2017: Final Time Table and Announcements of Exam Center
Pre PhD Coursework Exam - Jan 2017: Time Table and Payment of Exam Fees
B.P.Ed. Exam Fee Notification
Affiliation Notification 2017-18
 
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