CMR University

  • Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Founded: 2013
  • Affiliations: UGC, AIU

Governed by the CMR University Act-2013, CMR University Bangalore initiated its existence as a private university in the state of Karnataka, from the year 2013. The University is unique in a way that it provides a one-stop solution to a bunch of social and community level services as in primarily educational services that cover all aptitudes of technical, health, management and a lot of other streams, through an array of courses that comprise all levels of educational programs from undergraduate to doctoral.

CMR Bangalore has always placed its Creedence on the principle that if creativity is combined with the relevant critical skills, the effects can be miraculous. Here students indulge in courses that have multifaceted and innovative practices assimilated in a large spectrum of design thinking. Teachers at CMR Bangalore encourage the students to indulge in realistic approaches that would enhance their educational standards and hence the Institute has been furnishing the professional sector with dextrous and proficient individuals, since the time of its formation.

A “swan taking flight” is the logo of this free spirited 6-year old university which has been inspired by its patrons body CMR Jnanadhara Trust; is very symbolic in a way that this university has already reached staggering heights since its inception in the recent past. The CMR Jnanadhara Trust which was formed in the year 1990 follows a certain value-based principle in its operations. Its target is to fulfill individuals’ dreams by providing them with an exemplary education that forms competent personnel out of them. CMR University Kalyan Nagar Bangalore performs several developmental activities in support of it being one of the respective members of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI).

The University is pledged to providing multi-level and cross-disciplinary technology-based educational module assisted by perfected teaching-learning practices. These practices are a unique blend of research-led study and innovation-led learning. The University has achieved the approval of AIU (the Association of Indian Universities) in the year 2015.

CMR University Bangalore obtains both academic and industry collaborations with associations of great repute. They keep enriching their practices at all levels. The University works with the following partners:

  • Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI)
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • NASSCOM (IT-ITeS Sector Skills Council)
  • IBM
  • Mzumbe University, Tanzania
  • United Nations Global Compact (PRME Educational Initiative)
  • Institute of Product Leadership (IPL)
  • Seamedu
  • Daffodil International University, Bangladesh
  • International Student Exchange Program, USA (ISEP)
  • Virginia International University, USA
  • Ariel University, Israel
  • Ural Federal University, Russia
  • University of Grand Bassam, Ivory Coast
  • Al Zaiem Al Azhari University, Sudan
  • National Law School Of India University
  • University of Huddersfield West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • Kyungpook National University, South Korea
  • Almaty Management University, Republic Of Kazakhstan

Several Schools are running under the banner of CMR University. They are:

  • School of Architecture
  • School of Economics and Commerce
  • School of Engineering and Technology
  • School of Management
  • School of Science Studies
  • School of Legal Studies
  • School of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • School of Education


CMR University Course portfolio is designed considering the versatile needs of the student community in India. From social sciences & humanities to architecture, from management to legal studies, from engineering to commerce & economics, from science to foreign language certification- everything students get under one name, CMR University Bangalore. Courses are developed on recent trends of the education and industry. Best faculty members deliver them with advanced technological and environmental assistance.

Architecture Courses:

  • B. Arch. | Bachelor Of Architecture

Engineering and Technology:

  • B.E. | Civil Engineering
  • B.E. | Computer Science & Engineering
  • B.E. | Mechanical Engineering
  • B.E. | Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • B.E. | Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • B.E. | Information Science & Engineering
  • B. Tech. | Civil Engineering
  • B. Tech. | Computer Science & Engineering
  • B. Tech. | Mechanical Engineering
  • B. Tech. | Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • B. Tech. | Information Technology
  • B. Tech. (Hons) | Civil Engineering
  • B. Tech. (Hons) | Computer Science & Engineering
  • B. Tech. (Hons) | Mechanical Engineering
  • B. Tech. (Hons) | Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • B. Tech. (Hons) | Information Technology
  • M. Tech. | Computer Science & Engineering
  • M. Tech. | CSE (Artificial Intelligence)
  • M. Tech. | CSE (Data Science)
  • M. Tech. | VLSI Design and Embedded Systems

Economics and Commerce:

  • B.Com. I Bachelor of Commerce
  • B.Com. (Hons) I Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)
  • B.Com. (Hons. in RMA) | Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Risk and Management Accounting
  • B.Com. (Hons. in IAF) I Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in International Accounting and Finance
  • M.Com. I Master of Commerce

Legal Studies:

  • LL.B. (Hons)
  • B.A., LL.B (Hons)
  • BBA., LL.B (Hons)
  • B.Com., LL.B (Hons)
  • PG Diploma | Air & Space Law
  • PG Diploma | Intellectual Property Rights Law
  • L.L.M. | Constitutional Law
  • L.L.M. | Commercial Law


  • B.B.A. | Bachelor of Business Administration
  • B.B.A. (Hons.) | Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours)
  • MBA | Business Analytics with Functional areas specialization in Marketing / HR / Finance / SCM
  • MBA | Dual Specialisation: Human Resources, Marketing or Finance
  • MBA | Dual Specialisation: Human Resources, Marketing or Finance
  • EMBA | Product Leadership
  • EMBA | Global Programme with Leadership Innovation & Sustainability Focus

Social Science and Humanities:

  • B.A. (Hons.) | English, Psychology, Journalism, Sociology, Economics ( Any 3)
  • M.S.W. | Social Welfare
  • M.Sc. | Psychology (Clinical)
  • M.Sc. | Psychology (Human Resource Development and Management)

Science Studies:

  • B.Sc. | Film Making
  • B.Sc. | Photography
  • B.Sc. | Sound Engineering
  • B.Sc. | Visual Effects and Animation
  • BCA
  • BCA | Game & Mobile Software Development
  • MCA


  • M.A. | Education

CMR Centre For English and Foreign Languages (Certificate and diploma):

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
  • Korean

Doctoral (Ph.D.):

  • Architecture
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Commerce
  • Management
  • Business Administration
  • Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Computer Applications

Admissions 2019

Since the time of inception, CMR University Courses have earned respect and attention of the community. The admission office of the university has skillfully handled all responsibilities.Eligibility Criteria, followed by the selection process play an important role in the selection of the candidates.
Engineering & Technology CoursesCMR University Admission Eligibility Criteria
B.E. (Bachelor of Engineering) Courses
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Information Science & Engineering
  • Completed Karnataka 2nd PUC / 12th standard or equivalent examination recognised by AICTE & State Government in Physics & Mathematics with Chemistry / Electronics / Biology / Biotechnology / Computer Science as optional subjects and English as one of the languages.
  • Obtained a minimum aggregate of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST/OBC).
  • Qualified in one of the entrance examinations: CET/ COMED-K / JEE / AIEEE
B. Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) (with or without Hons.) Courses
  • Civil Engineering / ( + Hons)
  • Computer Science & Engineering ( + Hons)
  • Mechanical Engineering ( + Hons)
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering ( + Hons)
  • Information Technology ( + Hons)
  • Completed in Karnataka 2nd PUC / 12th standard or equivalent examination with English as one of the Languages
  • Obtained a minimum aggregate of 45% of marks in Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Electronics/ Computers. (40% for reserved category candidates).
M. Tech. (Master of Technology) Courses
  • CSE (Artificial Intelligence)
  • CSE (Data Science)
  • Must have secured a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in graduation (45% for SC/ST candidates of Karnataka) in Computer Science & Engineering / Information Science & Engineering or an equivalent degree
  • AMIE in appropriate branch
  • Qualified in one of the following entrance exams: GATE: CS or PGCET.
  • VLSI Design and Embedded Systems
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Must have secured a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in graduation (45% for SC/ST candidates of Karnataka) in Electronics & Communication / Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering / Instrumentation Technology / Telecommunication Engineering / Electrical & Electronics / Bio-Medical Engineering / Medical Electronics or equivalent degree.
  • AMIE in appropriate branch
  • Qualified in one of the following entrance exams: GATE/PGCET: EC, EE, IT.
Management CoursesAdmission in CMR University Bangalore Eligibility Criteria
Undergraduate Courses
B.B.A. | Bachelor of Business Administration (+ Hons)Pass in 10+2 / PUC or equivalent
Postgraduate Courses
  • MBA | Business Analytics with Functional areas specialization in Marketing / HR / Finance / SCM
  • MBA | Dual Specialisation: Human Resources, Marketing or Finance
  • Completed Bachelor’s degree securing at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% for SC/ST/PH) including languages from a recognized University in India/abroad
  • Obtained valid score of any MBA qualifying entrance exams – MAT/CAT/PGCET/K-MAT/ATMA or any AICTE approved test
  • MBA | Dual Specialisation: Human Resources, Marketing or Finance
  • Completed Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years’, recognised by VTU or another examination equivalent with not less than 50% marks (SC/ST 45%)
  • Passed one of following entrance exams: CMAT/ CAT/MAT/ PGCET/K-MAT.
  • EMBA | Product Leadership
  • EMBA | Global Programme with Leadership Innovation & Sustainability Focus
  • Completed Bachelor’s Degree with 50% aggregate marks (45% for SC / ST category)from a recognized university
  • Obtained a minimum of 5 years post-qualification experience in managerial / executive / supervisory in work
CMR University runs many courses. Eligibility Criterion varies course-wise.


CMR University placements have always been a matter of pride and glory, churning out thousands of students in diverse profiles of companies all across the world. Being one of the most powerful manpower resources for the industry, it works earnestly on both final and internship placements and these activities are on top of their priority list; these make it to the University’s Annual Calendar Activities. Positively inducing the development efforts of the students, co-operating and synchronizing with the industrial requirements, analyzing new skills and responsibilities of the market – all these form a part of the key objectives of the placement cell.

After a student enrolls his or her name to the placement cell in the final semester of their courses, it falls in the jurisdiction of the placement cell to assess and analyse their employability status and organise a capacity building program correspondingly. A blend of the innovative and cutting edge CMR University Courses and their excellent placement initiatives bring about tremendous results.

The Placement cell invites widely known MNCs to the placement session and each year, newer companies join the ranks at the recruitment drive. Companies that participate in the drive are names of worldwide repute like Ernst & Young, Morgan Stanley, Tech Mahindra, Jaro Education, Organisation Developing Consulting, Capgemini, Madura Mills, Infosys, Wipro, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Hyundai, HP, Honeywell, IBM, Accenture, HCL, Amazon etc.

CMR University Bangalore Placements
Details for Some Courses (Average Package):
B.Com (Hons.)3.2 LPA
B.Com (ACCA)3.3 LPA
B.Com (Gen.)3.0 LPA
M.Sc. (Psychology Clinical)4.1 LPA
M.Sc. (Psychology HRDM)3.8 LPA 
M. Com.3.8 LPA


CMR University’s new 60 acre giant lakefront campus which has been developed as a greenfield project, is situated in North Bangalore, just off the Hennur-Bagalur Road and is well accessible from Bellary Road (New Airport Road), being well within BDA limits.

The world-class campus is being constructed in a phase-wise manner keeping to the norms as dictated by the LEED Green Building Certification Standards and has been designed by the award-winning architecture firm CnT Architects. The proposed design features include cutting edge world-class facilities like a residential zone providing staff and student housing options. The academic spaces are designed with an effort to boost cross-disciplinary education and healthy interaction among students. The international standard sports complex and separate cricket, athleticsand football grounds offer the students with mind blowing possibilities to train and even excel in sports. The CMR University campus will also feature various spaces dedicated to cultural activities which can play host to a huge number and types of audience.

CMR University School of Engineering, First Block

The newly erected building is situated in the huge CMRU campus, spread over 60 acres of land. The exclusive First Year Engineering Block is furnished with modern laboratories, spacious and well aerated high-tech classrooms and a well equipped library. The courtyard building is a special one as it features wi-fi zones, cafeteria and common areas where the students can relax while spending their time inculcating exemplary education. Students have access to all the sports facilities across the overall CMRU campus.

CMRU Hostel Facilities

New boys and girls hostel accommodation is currently available off-campus in the lively and cosmopolitan region of Banaswadi. Bus facility is a major boost which is made available to the students to help them travel to the main University campus. On-campus accomodation at the main CMRU University campus will be made accessible to the students from after the year 2017. The hostels, being located in the heart of Banaswadi, features ultra-speed wired internet connectivity and amazing dining facilities. The adjoining CMR road is an option of getaway for the students as it displays a wide range of dining and entertainment possibilities. Single and double room accomodations are available on first come first served basis.

  • Disclaimer: The information provided here is best to our knowledge. We do not guarantee the aptness of information. We would recommend to verify the information from Institute’s website as there could be changes from time to time. The above information is for students community in large and does not mean that we provide management quota admission in any institute that are mentioned on our website. There is no process for direct admission. Except Foreign / NRI Quota admission in select institutions, all other admissions takes place through college selection process only.