St Joseph’s College located in Bangalore is considered to be one of the oldest colleges in Karnataka with over 130 years of history behind it.
St Joseph’s College was founded in 1882 by the Fathers of the French Mission & the idea of setting up a college of this magnitude was propounded by the vicar apostolic of the coramandel coast, Dr Bonnand. It is one amongst the five Bangalore colleges awarded academic autonomy in the year 2005.
It imparts graduate, post- graduate and research education and believes in the Jesuit and constitutional ideal of uplifting society by providing preferential admission opportunities for the poorer section of society.
The educational objective of St Joseph’s College is to prepare men & women in the service of the country; towards achieving this end, stress is laid not only on achieving academic excellence, but in building the overall character of each student by helping them develop concern for societal & human development.
The academic atmosphere of St Joseph’s Bangalore is rigorous with students being required to hand in assignments in time, present & participate in seminars and workshops by utilizing the College’s reading room & well stocked library. Students are also encouraged to participate in the wide variety of extracurricular activities and are also requested to join at least one of the Associations to help them develop academic & peer relationships while fostering a spirit of enquiry.
While Joseph College Bangalore has several other institutions aligned to it, one of its other leading entities is the St Joseph College of Commerce (SJCC).
It’s interesting to note, that while the Department of Commerce was originally established in st Joseph college Bangalore in 1949, it was hived off as an independent institution named as St Joseph’s College of Commerce Bangalore in 1972. SJCC is recognized under Section 2(f) and 12B of the UGC Act.
Disclaimer: The information provided here is best to our knowledge. We do not guarantee the aptness of information. We would recommend to verify the information from Institute’s website as there could be changes from time to time. The above information is for information of students community in large and does not mean that we provide management quota admission in St Joseph College. There is no process for direct admission in St Joseph College. Except Foreign / Nri Quota admission in St Joseph College all other admissions in St Joseph takes place through St Joseph College selection process only.