Kannada University Contact Number
Updated on: Mar 7, 2013
Kannada University in Hampi was established by the Government of Karnataka through the Kannada University Act 1991 in 1991. The Government of Karnataka established a commission under the chairmanship of Sadashiva Wodeyar, who after consulting various intellectuals, education experts, political thinkers, social activists, literary personalities and representatives of people came out with a report and recommended the establishment of the Kannada University.
Kannada University doesnt have a regional jurisdiction unlike other universities, which cater to the educational needs of a particular region. The basic objective of the University is to conduct multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary research on various aspects of Karnataka and Kannada.
The University also encourages comparative studies with other regions and languages. The production and dissemination of knowledge is the mission of the University.
Address: Kannada University,
Hampi, Vidyaranya Hospet
Taluk - 583 276 Bellary Distt.
Tel: (08394) 241337
Fax: (08394) 241334
Dr. A. Murigeppa
Tel: 08394-241334 / 08394-241700
Shri V. Shankar K.A.S.
Dr. K. Premakumar