The Mysore University embarked in providing education with four departments of Science, Arts, Medicine and Engineering and Technology. The university set up separate boards of examination and studies in 28 disciplines. In 1916, the university was the administrative head of 12 other institutions.The main campus of the university is located on the western fringe of the Kukkarahalli Lake and stretches across a sprawling acre of 739 acres.
The Mysore University has the administration supervision over the regions of Mysore, Hassan, Madya and Chamarajanagar districts. The university earlier had supervision over a larger area which has now fallen under the various other universities of the state of Karnataka. The Karnataka State Open University was initially borne of the Mysore university. Presently the university has 5 constituent colleges and 122 affiliated colleges under it.
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Last Updated on : January 14, 2014