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CMR University (CMRU), Bangalore is a private university in the state of Karnataka, established under the Act 45 of 2013. The University fosters creative communities where new ideas are nurtured, new discoveries made, and new creations shared. CMRU works with the vision “To nurture creative thinkers who will drive positive global change.” CMR University aims to promote and undertake the advancement of university education across a plethora of disciplines viz architecture, design, engineering, law, management, economics & commerce, social sciences & humanities, education, and science studies. The University also aims to equip students with the required skills and knowledge to pursue a successful career in their chosen field of study.

We believe that creativity is the key competence required to excel in this complex world, which is why independent thinkers, product leaders, artists, designers and innovators are the need of the hour. Our students learn creative concepts and design thinking regardless of their area of study. Students are evaluated on the basis of real-life skills such as teamwork, presentation, research and initiative. CMR University Bangalore fosters creative communities, where new ideas can be nurtured, new discoveries can be made and new creations can be shared.

CMR University Bengaluru, ranked among the top private universities in India, aims to empower students through its extensive "student empowerment programme". With a lush-green 65-acre campus, 9 specialized Schools of Learning, culturally diverse atmosphere, industry-compliant academic curriculum, integrated Design Thinking and Experiential Learning modules, technology-enabled learning, and a choice-based credit system, CMR University offers an attractive and transformative educational experience. The university also focuses on innovative teaching pedagogies, provides dedicated resources for engineering and architecture students to work on real-world projects, offers specialized placement support, integrates with CMR Life Skills Institute for holistic student development, is a signatory to the UN Global Compact with PRME, and has dedicated offices for student affairs and international affairs. CMR University also rewards deserving students through the CMR Memorial Scholarships initiative and has a robust alumni network.

CMR University fosters a culture of creativity and innovation among its students through various student-centric initiatives. These include emphasizing on experimental learning, offering mini-projects and project-based courses every semester, providing 24x7 access to MakerSpace facility, allowing access to laboratories beyond classroom hours, making internships and research projects compulsory, recognizing exceptional projects with awards, facilitating industry connect through sessions by industry experts, industrial visits, workshops, panel discussions, seminars, conferences, competitions, and exhibitions. The university also encourages the formation of student clubs, such as music, art, photography, dance, literary, theatre, media, fitness, and cultural clubs, to provide opportunities for creative expression. Additionally, CMR University promotes innovation and entrepreneurship through its incubation center facility, guidance and support for patent filing, collaborations with industry and stakeholders, and connections with funding agencies and venture capitalists. The university also enhances classroom learning through video sessions on technology and course modules, encouraging MOOC certification, and using e-contents for learning and assignments. Moreover, CMR University supports student progression by providing faculty mentoring, professional counseling services, intensive coaching programs, additional tutorial sessions, customized training programs on aptitude and soft-skills, support for national and international competitions, and optional foreign-language training.

CMR University, Bengaluru, has established a training and placement centre in each of its institutes headed by a Senior Professor and Director. The Training and Placement Centre understands the pulse of the corporate world and is helping students prepare for their careers. Exclusive training Programmes in soft skills and aptitude along with online tests are given to students to make them assess skills in broader areas.


School of Architecture (SOA)

School of Design (SOD)

School of Engineering & Technology (SOET)

School of Economics & Commerce

School of Management (SOM)

School of Legal Studies (SOLS)

School of Science Studies (SOSS)

School of Social Sciences & Humanities (SOSSH)

CMR Centre for English and Foreign Languages (CCEFL)