Christ University

Christ University Ranking

country rank: 32
world rank: 2505

University Overview

Christ University, founded in 1969, is a non-profit private higher education institution situated in the metropolitan environment of Bangalore, Karnataka’s major city (population range of over 5,000,000 people). Christ University (CU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution officially connected with the Christian-Catholic faith, as recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. In a variety of fields of study, Christ University (CU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 51-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Indian higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at CU.

Christ University Ranking

University Identity

Name Christ University
Acronym CU
Founded 1969
Motto Excellence and Service
Colours Blue, white and canary

University Location

Address Hosur Road Bangalore 560 029 Karnataka India
Tel +91 (80) 4012 9100
Fax +91 (80) 4012 9000

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Office of Admissions, Christ University, Hosur Road Bangalore 560029 (80) 4012 9100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Carmelites of Mary Immaculate - cmi.in

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Indian Universities (AIU) International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

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