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Mangalore University, Mangalore, Karnataka
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New Administrative Building Mangalagangothri
Mangalore
Karnataka, India
Pin Code : 574199


Mangalore University, Mangalore Karnataka is a University recognised by UGC.
Mangalore University is situated in Mangalore of Karnataka state (Province) in India. This data has been provided by www.punjabcolleges.com. Fax # of Mangalore University, Mangalore Karnataka is 0824-2287367, 2287424.

email ID(s) is Mangalore University Mangalore Karnataka

Website of Mangalore University, Mangalore Karnataka is www.mangaloreuniversity.ac.in.

Vice Chancellor : Prof KM Kaveriappa, Phone : 0824-2287347 / 0824-2287303, vc@mangaloreuniversity.ac.in.

Registrar : Sri. K. Sundar Naik, IFS, Phone : 0824 -2287276 / 0824-2287266, registrar@mangaloreuniversity.ac.in.


Contact Details of Mangalore University, Mangalore Karnataka are : Telephone: +91-824-2287276, 2287266, 2287347

DEPARTMENT OF ARTS
Department of Biochemistry
Department Of Business Administration
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE


Profile of Mangalore University


Introduction
Mangalore University (MU) is a public university located in Konaje(18-KiloMeters away from main city Mangalore), Karnataka State of India. Ranked with a four star by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in June 2000, this young university offers higher education and conducts research in various fields. The university has jurisdiction over revenue districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kodagu of Karnataka state in India. The university imparts higher education in field of arts, commerce, science, law and management.

Accredited at the 4 Star level by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The University has 25 Post-Graduate Departments on the Campus, two constituent colleges, 4 law, 13 education, 5 autonomous and 119 affiliated colleges/institutions.

It was established in the year 1980.The University was given the responsibility to provide higher education in Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kodagu districts of Karnataka. The University has 25 Post-Graduate Departments on the Campus, 2 constituent colleges, 4 law, 17 education, 5 autonomous and 126 affiliated colleges/institutions. The Department of Computer Science was established in 1992 to cater higher education in Master of Computer Science and applications. The total intake of students for the MCA course is 60.

History
The previous undivided Dakshina Kannada (South canara) district was under jurisdiction of University of Mysore. In the early 1970's there was a growing demand for a local university. A post graduation centre of Mysore university was set up in late 1970s at Mangaluru. To satisfy the demand for separate university Mangalore University was set up in September 10, 1980. The engineering and medicine disciplines were later transferred to Visvesvaraya Technological University and Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences of Karnataka respectively.

Campus
The Mangalore University campus is called Mangalagangothri and is spread over an area of about 350 acres, It is located Konaje, on a hilltop overlooking the Arabian Sea to the west and the Western Ghats to the east.

Academics
As of Jan 2008, the University has 25 Post-Graduate Departments on the Campus, two constituent colleges, 4 law, 13 education, 5 autonomous and 119 affiliated colleges/institutions.

It is the first university in the country to start Bachelor's degree programmes in Hotel Management, Fashion Design, Garment Design, Leather Design and Human Resource Development and Post- Graduate programmes in Computer Software and Yogic Sciences.

Profile of University
Mangalore University, located at Konaje in Karnataka, is a public university accredited by a four star by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). MU has been providing higher education and conducts research in various fields. The jurisdiction of the university stretches over the revenue districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kodagu of Karnataka state.

Educational Streams
Mangalore University has been imparting higher education in field of Arts, Commerce, Science, Law and Management. This was the first university in the country to start Bachelor's degree programmes in the fields of Hotel Management, Fashion Design, Garment Design, Leather Design and Human Resource Development and Post Graduate programmes in Computer Software and Yogic Sciences. Apart from the regular courses, it also provides innovative and need-based Master's degree programmes in Computer Science, Business Management, Microbiology, Electronics and Geo-Informatics. MU has facilitated Variable Energy Microtron Accelerator to enhance research activities in Radiation Physics and interdisciplinary areas.

Faculties/Departments
* Faculty of Arts
* Faculty of Science
* Faculty of Commerce
* Centre for Study of Social Exclusion & Inclusive Policy (CSEIP)
* Microtron Centre
* Ocean Science & Technology Cell

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Media coverage of Mangalore University, Mangalore Karnataka, Karnataka

Arrest: Did ANF commit a blunder?

Did the Anti-Naxal Force commit a blunder in arresting Vittala, a student of mass communication and journalism from Mangalore University, along with his father Linganna (53) on charges of supporting the CPI (Maoist) and sedition from their house in Kutlur village in Belthangady taluk?

Vittala belongs to the Malekudiya tribe and is the only youth from the ST community to have taken up higher studies. While ANF sources told Deccan Chronilce that with the arrest of Vittala they are trying to get under the skin of the Maoist sympathisers and send a strong message to others with similar affiliations, the Intelligence agencies have strongly criticised the move. This was a wrong move, because the ANF will get further alienated from the villagers in the Malnad region, who are caught between the Maoists and the ANF. The ANF needs their support and goodwill to counter the growing Naxal movement in the state. The Karnataka government should act immediately and implement development activities to improve the socio-economic status of the Malekudiyas, said an Intelligence officer.

He added that the CPI (Maoists) are using the Malnad region for building a strong cadre and strengthening the Karna-taka State Committee, currently headed by Veera-mani alias Gangadhar.

Though Veeramani is a Tamilian, he is conversant with Karnataka including Bengaluru and often visits the City, the officer added. According to the statistics available with the Intelligence Bureau and the ANF, there are around 60 young cadres from Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh, who are being trained in strategic warfare in the forests of Dakshina Kannada with arms and ammunitions smuggled from the neighbouring states, because entry into Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand has become difficult due to the heavy deployment of the Central Reserve Paramilitary Forces, said the officer.

On March 2, the ANF stumbled upon 10 live training camps of the Naxalites with firearms and explosives after an exchange of fire with the Maoists at Malavantige village in Belthangady taluk, about 75 km from Mangalore in which top Naxal leaders Vikram Gowda and Mundagar Latha were reportedly present.
The Maoists move in small groups (tukdis). Their field craft doesnt allow more members because they can become easy targets, he added.

Mangalore University student writing exam in chains raised in Parliament

The Parliament on Friday witnessed spirited protests over the arrest of a tribal youth from the Dakshina Kannada district who recently wrote examination in handcuffs.

Vittal Malekudiya from Kuthluru in Belthangady taluk, a postgraduate student of journalism in Mangalore University and his father were arrested by the Anti-Naxal Force (ANF), Karnataka, on March 2, for their alleged links with the Maoists.

With permission from the judge, Malekudiya wrote his examination from jail.

Raising the issue during Zero Hour, CPM member M B Rajesh from Palakkad in Kerala said: It was a grave injustice and blatant violation of human rights. Rajesh accused ANF of falsely implicating the 21-year-old tribal student and his father.

This student is a member of the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) of which I am an office-bearer, Rajesh said.

He further told the House that Malekudiya s father, Ninganna, was assaulted by ANF personnel on March 2. On being informed, the youth rushed back home from Mangalore and took his father to a hospital.

That is when they were arrested, Rajesh said.

False case

In a bid to avoid charges of atrocities against ANF, they were implicated in a false case of waging war against the state, Rajesh said, demanding a probe into the matter and punitive action against the guilty.

As an evidence of the student s links with the Maoists, they have said in the case that he possessed a Kannada translation of a book by journalist Kuldip Nayar on Bhagat Singh. It is a matter of grave concern that in independent India a person is being put in shame because he has a book on Bhagat Singh, Rajesh told the House.

The incident has been condemned by all sections of the society. A leading Kannada daily, Prajavani, wrote an editorial condemning the human right violation by ANF, he said.

Choose career based on interest: Mangalore University vice-chancellor

MANGALORE: It is imperative for students to select a career depending on their interest, aptitude, personality and their surroundings. Students should avoid selecting a career owing to peer or parental pressure and one must enjoy what they are doing. If one gets paid well in doing so, it is an added bonus. Career choice at the plus two level should be taken with caution, said TC Shivashankara Murthy, the vice-chancellor, of Mangalore University at the inauguration of a career counselling programme here on Sunday.

Reminding students that there is a career beyond professional courses such as engineering and medicine, he said one must also realize immense potential that research in basic sciences offer. Indias only Nobel Prize for research in basic science was bagged by CV Raman for his work on Raman effect, VC said, adding that other Nobel Prizes bagged by Indians settled abroad was also for their research and contributions to areas of basic sciences.

Observing that India churns out nearly 20 lakh engineers each year from 3,460 engineering colleges, VC said as per a survey carried out by the National Association of Software and Services Companies, only 18-20% of them were employable. It is students employability that counts at the end of the day. The employability of graduates and those doing MBA and other professional courses is around 12-20%, he added.

C Suresh Thunga, nodal officer, KEA said the results of CET in all likelihood would be announced on June 6 and the verification round would start from June 13.He exhorted them to report any change in marks on account of revaluation or re-totalling to KEA and obtain an acknowledgement.

Apply online for MU exams

Undergraduate and postgraduate students of Mangalore University can file applications for all examinations online from the academic year 2012-13, according to Vice-Chancellor T. C. Shivashankara Murthy.

Students could do so by logging on to the website of the university www.mangaloreuniversity.ac.in, he told. This would apply to students studying all courses. It would make the entire examination process computerised, Prof. Murthy said.

Now the university was issuing computerised hall tickets, marks cards and convocation certificates to students.

Following evaluation of answer scripts marks were being tabulated using software. Manual ledger books have been done away with. As a result, the university had been able to announce the results faster than earlier years, he said.

P.S. Yadapadithaya, Registrar (Evaluation), said that colleges would be asked to upload the internal assessment marks of students to the universitys website from the academic year 2012-13. Principals would be given a password for uploading the marks. Later they could have the password of their choice by changing it. Students would not be able to see the internal assessment marks on the website. It would avoid the procedure of sending the internal assessment marks manually which took time.
On-line admission

K. Chinnappa Gowda, Registrar (Administration), said that some colleges affiliated to the university had come forward to make the procedure of admitting students to various courses online on an experimental basis from the academic year 2012-13.

There was common software for making the admission online. The university at its end would install it. Otherwise, the colleges could not make online admissions.

With this, the colleges could send their admission statements to the university online, by avoiding the manual submission, within a given time for the approval of the university.

He said that software had been designed in such a way that it would not accept the admissions if colleges did not fulfil the conditions laid.

Mr. Gowda said that if the trial was a success then all colleges could adopt it.

Mangalore University set to further reduce result processing time

MANGALORE: Results processing cycle time of Mangalore University will get a leg up in time for the odd-semester examinations of both graduate and post-graduate courses to be held in October 2012. The University which has already computerised its results processing will take the next step in this direction by allowing its 197 affiliated and constituent colleges to post examination application forms and internal assessment marks of students online.

At present, university manually handles examination application forms of more than 85,000-odd students as well as their internal assessment marks sent by the respective colleges. The staff in evaluation section of the university has to enter it manually and university authorities are accountable for mistakes committed during this process. But this is set to change with the colleges using the university website to upload the data and eliminate errors.

Mangalore University Announces Exam Results in Record Time

Mangalore, May 28: Mangalore University (MU) has announced results of 17 courses from a total of 20 courses held in May. It is the first time the varsity has completed the evaluation in the same month, stated the media release issued by invigilation wing of MU.

MU had begun computerization of examinations and results process related to degree and post graduation courses in April-May 2010. Since then, it has been successfully conducting the examinations and announcing the results without errors on time.

It has been announcing the time table of exams and results in their website. The answer papers are bearing bar-coded stickers in order to maintaining the secrecy of candidates and efficiently used OMR sheet, with the view of avoiding any malpractices or mistakes in adding up the totals from form A to ledger. The measures were being taken to avoid delay in revaluation and fool-proof the system. The revaluation of degree exams that were held in October - November 2011 are already completed and marks cards were dispatched to respective colleges.

The application process and issuance of hall tickets related to degree and post graduation exams, bar-coding of answer sheets, coding-de-coding the answer sheets while sending to evaluation, entering totals of marks instead of form A to OMR sheet, computerized ledge, printing of marks cards, the process of publishing the results in MU website, to dispatch answer sheets that are requisitioned for revaluation by coding-de-coding, to issue marks card after revaluation, prepare list of names eligible to receive their convocation certificates, etc are fully computerized. The hall tickets bear the roll number of student, college code, name of student, exam center detail, exam schedule, pic of student and signature, signature of college principal - head of department, signature of registrar of invigilation wing, etc are computerized. Besides, the facility has been incorporated to answer the multiple-choice objective type questions by Indian Constitution; general studies, human rights, gender equity and environment) without the assistance of invigilators speedily and without errors, by entering in OMR response sheet.

Forty-pages-of ruled answer sheets for degree exams and forty-four-pages of un-ruled pages for post graduation exams were provided for the students. The roll numbers and internal assessment marks of students related to degree and post graduation exams will be send to respective colleges by the internet from October 2012. A training programmes in this regard will be organized for college principals in July.

The second, fourth and sixth semesters under MU degree exams that were begun from April 9 were concluded on May 10. A total of 84,565 students have enrolled for 20 degree exams of MU for April - May, out of which more numbers are enrolled for 8 courses (2, 4 and 6 semester):

B Com (ordinary) + 28,004 (33.1 percent), B B M = 21,395 (25 percent), B A = 17,863 (21 percent), B Sc = 5,299 (6.3 percent), B C A = 4,719 (5.6 percent), B SW = 1,179 (1.4 percent), B Com (vocational) = 1,164 (14 percent), B H M = 1,209 (1.4 percent). MU has announced the results of 2, 4 and 6 semesters of B Sc (food, nutrition and dietetics), B SW, Bachelor of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology, B Sc (garment design), B C A and B A (human resources development on May 12, within 12 days of conducting the exams. The results of fifth and third year of 853 LLB students were announced on May 23, B Sc (fashion designing – third year) on May 24, B B A on May 23, B Sc (interior design and decoration and Bachelor of Visual Art on May 26.

B Sc (hospitality science) and Bachelor of Hotel Management was announced on May 27.
B Sc and B Com will be announced on May 29, B Com (vocation on May 31, B Ed (supplementary), B A (security and detective science and Bachelor of Physical Education will be announced on June 5, stated the media release.

MU denies nod to Vittal to write exams

Mangalore University has not given permission to journalism student Vittal Malekudiya to write his second semester examination as he has shortage of attendance. Vittal Malekudiya was arrested in March for his alleged links with naxalites.

Mangalore University Vice Chancellor Professor T C Shivashankara Murthy said that Vittal had less than 75 per cent attendance. According to University norms, a post graduate student should have 75 per cent of attendance to write exams.

We have written a letter to the Judicial Magistrate First Class Belthangady the situation, said the VC and added that Vittal was allowed to write the internal examination on April 16 by the court.

The students advocate Dinesh Ullepady said that he had written a letter to the Judicial Magistrate First Class Belthangady to allow Vittal to appear for the examination. However, permission was denied as the Beltahngady court considered the letter written by University.

We have to move High Court, he said. The Semester exam begins on May 21.

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