25 Best universities for Engineering in Karnataka

Below is the list of best universities in Karnataka ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 694K citations received by 38.7K academic papers made by 25 universities in Karnataka was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Engineering

    Indian Institute of Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1909
  2. For Engineering

    Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2002
  3. For Engineering

    National Institute of Technology, Karnataka logo
    Enrollment
    3,300
    Founded
    1960
  4. For Engineering

    Karnatak University logo
    Founded
    1949
  5. For Engineering

    University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad logo
    Founded
    1986
  6. For Engineering

    Bangalore University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1886
  7. For Engineering

    Manipal Academy of Higher Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    20,000
    Founded
    1993
  8. For Engineering

    University of Mysore logo
    Enrollment
    98,338
    Founded
    1916
  9. For Engineering

    Gulbarga University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1980
  10. For Engineering

    Mangalore University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1980
  11. For Engineering

    Kuvempu University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1987
  12. For Engineering

    Jain University logo
    Founded
    1990
  13. For Engineering

    Visvesvaraya Technological University logo
    Enrollment
    79,800
    Founded
    1998
  14. For Engineering

    JSS Science and Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2016
  15. For Engineering

    Christ University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  16. For Engineering

    PES University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    1,639
    Founded
    2013
  17. For Engineering

    Tumkur University logo
    Founded
    2004
  18. For Engineering

    JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2008
  19. For Engineering

    International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore logo
    Founded
    1999
  20. For Engineering

    Central University of Karnataka logo
    Founded
    2009
  21. For Engineering

    Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  22. For Engineering

    Alliance University logo
    Founded
    2010
  23. For Engineering

    Yenepoya University logo
    Founded
    2008
  24. For Engineering

    NITTE University logo
    Founded
    2008
  25. For Engineering

    Davangere University logo
    Founded
    2009

Closest to Karnataka states to learn Engineering