From the beginning of 21st century, the country has been witnessing massive growth the in the higher education system as both the central government and states have been undertaking several initiatives to bring reforms in higher education. Considered as one of the prominent knowledge states in India, Karnataka is on top of the list in reforming the higher education system. Karnataka has now been globally acclaimed for its achievement in the high technology manufacturing service sector, particularly its IT sector, which has been recognized as the second largest in the world. Given this status, the State Government is now in the process of transforming the state as a global centre of excellence in education. Among the initiatives that brought by the State Government is "Vision 2020: Higher Education Karnataka" prepared by Karnataka State Higher Education Council. It is a well-crafted road map for the transformation of Karnataka into a vibrant knowledge society by 2020. The proposed vision envisages a forward-looking higher education system for the State of Karnataka with a hope to build it as a model state in India for excellence in higher education.
At present, the state boasts of national-level institutions in almost every discipline such as health, management, science and technology, law, social science, education, linguistics as well as an IIM, IISc, IIIT, TIFR, National Law School, NIMHANS, ISEC, RIE Mysore, Regional Institute of English and many more. The formation of quality workforce rests with one central university, 24 public universities, 12 deemed universities, 6 private universities, 207 engineering colleges, 61 medical colleges, 48 dental colleges, 280 management institutions and more than 60 international schools. Being the major cities in Karnataka that host huge number of higher educational institutions, Bangalore and Mysore has been playing significant role in uplifting the higher education ecosystem of the state. However, the growing number of institutes in these cities has made students across the nation oblivious about choosing the right college. Here at Higher Education Review with many experts on the panel, we have a better understanding of the best higher educational establishments in this region that have been providing outstanding services to the large community of students in India. By measuring parameters like Infrastructure, Faculty, Industry interaction, Innovative programs, research and placements, our team of experts consisting of top HR managers and Educationalists has handpicked the best educational establishment that are located in Bangalore and Mysore. With a commitment to provide true information to the student community and Indian higher education sector, we bring to you "Top 10 Colleges in Bangalore and Mysore."
We sincerely hope that our efforts will help the student community who are confused about choosing the right college, which are located in Bangalore and Mysore. In the next few pages, we will bring you some of the top colleges across these cities selected by our expert panels as the 'Top 10 Colleges in Bangalore and Mysore.'