Dayananda College of Arts & Commerce

Dayananda Sagar College of Art Science & Commerce

  • Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Founded: 1978
  • Affiliations: AICTE

Dayananda College of Arts and Commerce, functioning under the auspices of the Mahatma Gandhi Vidya Peetha Trust (MGVP), Bangalore, is a part of the acclaimed Dayananda Sagar Institutions (DSI). The founder president of Dayananda Sagar Institutions, the Late Shri R Dayananda Sagar had an amazing vision of providing education to all the sections of the society and hence he set up the MGVP to achieve this objective.

DSI is reputed for offering high quality of education across a broad spectrum of programs that include pre-university, degree, postgraduate and doctoral across various disciplines starting from Dayananda Sagar College of engineering, dental sciences, biological sciences, arts, commerce, sciences, pharmacy, nursing, allied health, business management and information technology. DSI is the only integrated campus providing an array of courses spread across various streams and is built over a magnificent and huge 29 acre campus.

Dayananda College of Arts and Commerce like all of its DSI brethren is equipped with a highly proficient teaching faculty, a challenging academic environment, a wi-fi enabled campus, cutting-edge lecture theatres and laboratories with modern infrastructure, well equipped libraries with the latest versions of books and publications from across the globe and well networked computer labs with over 2500 computers and numerous digital classrooms. The campus is also instrumental in providing hospital services and an insurance cover, banking, transport and creche facilities. The college also provides amazing sports and leisure facilities along with high standards of hostel facilities that cater to the taste of both indigenous and foreign students.

Dayananda Sagar College of arts science and commerce is accepted as one of the foremost and leading art colleges in Bangalore and the objective of DSCASC is to finally develop into a center of excellence in the field of education, research and training to produce human resources with exemplary leadership aptitudes that would even cater to the needs of the society or the nation at large. The vision of Dayananda College of Arts Science and Commerce is to achieve the set targets in an environment that has a positive impact on creativity, innovation and scholarly pursuits, thus enhancing them.


Dayananda Sagar College of arts science & commerce offers undergraduates & masters programs in Arts, science & commerce apart from other programs.

MBA : Eligibility Criteria 
Candidate should pass in any degree (BBM,BCOM, BCA, BSC). 

BSC : Eligibility Criteria 
Candidate should pass in PUC / 10+2/ equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Biology. 

BA : Eligibility Criteria 
Candidate should pass in PUC / CBSE / ISCE / 10+2/Equivalent examination. 

BCA :Eligibility Criteria 
Candidates should pass in PUC /10+2/ equivalent examination in science , arts or commerce stream within a minimum 35% marks or candidate who has passed Diploma in Engineering (Of 3 yrs duration of Govt. of Karnataka )with a minimum of 35% marks in aggregate in all the semesters. 

BA :Eligibility Criteria 
Candidate should pass in PUC/10+2/equivalent examination in any departments (Science / arts / diploma and commerce). 

BCOM :Eligibility Criteria 
Candidate should pass in PUC/10+2/equivalent examination in any departments (Science / arts / diploma and commerce). 

MCA : Eligibility Criteria 
Candidate with any degree of a minimum of 3 years duration of Bangalore University or of any other university equivalent there to with a minimum of 50% of marks in the aggregate of all subjects including languages, if any, provided further, that the candidate has studied Mathematics / Computer Science / Business Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Applications / Electronics as a subject at PUC level or equivalent HSC(XII Standard) or at Degree level is eligible for admission to MCA Course. 

Admissions 2019

Candidates seeking admission to Dayananda College of arts & commerce are invited to visit their information center called hall of admissions as a part of their DSI tour. The center provides exhaustive information about the college, opportunities available for students and candidates can also visit the campus for a one to one interaction with the faculty of various departments inside the college.

The Campus: 
DSI firmly believes that the learning experience extends far beyond the four walls of a classroom. Thus great care has been taken to retain the original terrain and topography of the hillock. The Campus, spread over a sprawling 29 acres of land, is picturesque and peaceful. One can find rare species of plants, a significantly positive character for a busy academic centre located in the heart of the city, encouraging students to imbibe the many facets of a truly fulfilling and learning experience in a very quiet atmosphere. 

A Global Village: 
Our students are the cultural ambassadors of the countries that they have come from. DSI is truly a global village, a melting pot of cultures and ideologies, the perfect atmosphere for honing of personalities with multiple facets. 

A well-equipped library containing latest textbooks and journals, both Indian and international, is situated in the campus. The central library of the campus has additional facilities such as photocopying machines and computers with Internet facilities. The Library annex is one of the best in the state presenting a relaxed ambience for students to spend long hours reading / taking notes and making references from the large collections. 

A Digital Library: 
One of the finest developments in the Campus is the digital library. Students, faculty and researchers can access new developments and reference material with the click of a button. 

Graduating students receive assistance through Campus interviews/placements. The placement cells in various colleges in the campuses are active working closely with the passing out students and companies looking out for fresh graduates. DSI has a strong placement record with many of the passing out students receiving multiple offers from large corporate, year after year. 

Hostels, Food Courts and Messes: 
Separate hostels are provided for boys and girls situated within the campus. These consist of neat rooms and dormitories, good toilet facilities and all the comfort that students seek to live in a hygienic atmosphere. The facilities also include well – ventilated reading rooms and television. The new international hostel is unique for the extremely high levels of comfort it offers to students from all over the world. The Gym, Squash Court and associated features in this modern complex – offer world-class facilities.


DSI(Dayananda Sagar Institution) has a robust placement division that deals with the placement needs of its students. The Centre provides pre-placement mentorship in soft skills to all students to empower them to get briefed in the modern corporate requirements, in association with CIL- Centre for Innovation and Leadership and HR Division.

The Placement Division also provides tutelage in CV Writing, Aptitude Assessment, Mock Interviews, Group Discussion etc.

Internship opportunities in various companies will be provided for interested UG/PG students.

DSI is committed to provide best talent for corporate.

The Placement division works with Corporate to build the overall Development of Students as per industry requirements.

Availability of Talents for Recruitment / Internships :
MBA – (Marketing, Finance, HR & IT / Systems)
Departments- MCA, BCA, BSc (CS), BCom, BBA, MCom, BSc & MSc (Nursing), BSc & MSc (Bio-Technology)

List of few Recruiting Partners
Infosys, HCL, Accenture, IBM, WIPRO, Mercedes Benz, SASKEN, Tech Mahindra, Mahindra Satyam, NOKIA, TESCO, Novell Software Ltd., Cap Gemini, I Gate, HP, Mphasis, Volvo, ICICI, KPIT, HSBC, Thomson Reuters, D-Link, Oracle, SBI Life, ITC InfoTech, TCS, Fire Pro systems, Mindtree, Deloitte, Cognizant, Honeywell, Biocon, Soma Constructions, KNK, LG Soft, Huwaei, Patni Computers, Microsoft, Adobe, Future Group, L & T InfoTech, ERNST & YOUNG, KPMG, Deutsche Bank, Aviva, Kotak Securities, Standard Chartered Bank, AMADA-Japan, Wipro InfoTech, Godrej, Altair, ICICI Securities & Many More.


Graduating students receive a lot of help to get placed in their desired professional sectors through campus interviews and job placements. The placement cell in the campus works actively putting in a lot of efforts, to stay connected to the alumni or the passed out students as well as companies looking for fresh graduates to join their rank. DSI has an enviable placement record with multiple passing out students receiving more than one offer from corporate giants, year after year.

Dayananda College of Arts & Commerce Ranking:
  • Dayananda Sagar Institutions is ranked among the top 20 campuses nationally by Competition Success Review & the Week
  • DSI has the largest academic alliances from universities across the world
  • DSI receives the largest exchange students from campuses around the world


The College has excellent infrastructure.

  • Area : 23 Square Meters
  • Buit up area : 0 Acres
  • Sports Grounds : 1
    Hostel Facility


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