Government First grade College, Vijayanagara, Bengaluru that celebrated its Silver Jubilee during the year 2010-11 came into existence in the year 1985-86 with just 22 students. Today it has grown exponentially and is providing quality education to over 2800 students in various streams including Post Graduation in Commerce, Management, Kannada, History, Economics, English, Mathematics and Research Centre in Kannada with research scholars pursuing research in unique fields. The college affiliated to Bangalore University is accredited withgrade ‘B’ by NAAC with 2.72 CGPA. College is proud to have completed UGC sponsored 19 Minor research projects and currently one Major and one Minor Research Projects are in progress. College has also hosted more than 20 National Seminars/Workshops/Symposiums in last 8 years sponsored by UGC and in association with other academic bodies. To add to its pride, our students have secured ranks and gold medals both in UG and PG courses.The college is blessed with the pool of intellectual talent in its 17 departments with highly qualified and committed faculty contributing qualitatively towards the accomplishment of the institutional ives. The institution is proud to have faculties who have been conferred with many prestigious awards and recognitions at International, National and State Levels.
Since the inception of the college, the Commissionerate of Collegiate Education has supported in all its activities. The college has grown under the guidance of many illustrious principals and is poised to achieve great heights under the leadershipof the present Principal Dr. Y.VENKATESHAPPA