Jain University, Bangalore – 2021

Jain University, Bangalore (JU Bangalore) was previously known as Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College established in 1990 in Bangalore Karnataka in an area of sprawling 300 acres in a serene sylvan atmosphere by Dr. Chenraj Roychand to give quality and holistic education to the society by which fuel the economy and create the globally networked community of the leaders with social responsibility. It is a UGC-approved institution affiliated with Visvesvaraya Technological University, and it was granted a deemed university status in 2009.

In this analysis, we are going to check out all the details about the institute’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructures, and fees structures. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where JU Bangalore gave its reports.

Courses Offered at JU Bangalore

JU Bangalore offers a huge number of 24 courses in undergraduate programs and a considerable number of 19 courses in postgraduate programs in engineering science and technology.

Students Intake at JU Bangalore

Students Intake
JU Bangalore admitted a massive number of 1550 students in 2021, 1380 students in 2020, and 860 students in 2019 at UG programs, and admitted a considerable number of 231 students in 2021 and 333 students in 2020 at PG programs.
JU Bangalore has 335 distinguished professors at its faculty, and the faculty-to-student ratio is 1:11, that is, one professor is available for every 11 students.

JU Bangalore Annual Expenditures

Capital Expenditure
JU Bangalore spent Rs. 10.59 crores as capital expenditure in 2021, of which a modest 10.91% on procuring books, journals, and e-resources for the library, a decent 14.88% on buying new equipment and software for quality research, merely 5.32% on engineering workshops, and the remaining 68.89% on the creation of capital assets and other expenditures. In 2020, the capital expenditure was Rs. 17.47 crores and it was around Rs. 4.94 crores in 2019.
Operational Expenditure
JU Bangalore spent over Rs. 44.71 crores in 2021 as operational expenditure, of which a massive 82.28% on paying salaries to professors and supporting staff, a decent 15.89% on maintaining academic infrastructures, and the remaining 1.83% on conducting Seminars, Conferences, and Workshops. Spending as operational expenditures were Rs. 32.77 crores in 2020 and Rs. 21.95 crores in 2019. The spending of operational expenditure increased in 2021 when compared to the last years.

JU Bangalore Research Details

Sponsored Projects
As JU Bangalore has some distinguished professors and research scholars at its faculty, some big companies are willing to sponsor this institution, and therefore, it received Rs. 2.96 crores through 20 sponsored research projects from 13 companies in 2021. In 2020 and 2019, it received Rs. 3.98 and Rs. 2.52 crores through 23 and 28 sponsored research projects from 7 and 20 companies, respectively.
Consultancy Projects
JU Bangalore received Rs. 4.75 crores through a considerable number of 137 consultancy projects from 58 companies in 2021, and it received Rs. 3.86 and Rs. 1.21 crores through a significant number of 173 and 152 consultancy projects from 73 and 63 companies in 2020 and 2019, respectively.

JU Bangalore Graduations & Placements

UG Graduations & Placements
At JU Bangalore, a considerable number of 721 students got admission to UG degree courses and a significant 75.17% of them graduated, of whom 48.31% got placements at top companies, and 39 were selected for higher studies in 2021; a huge 90.43% of students graduated, of whom 41.33% got placements and 78 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and a bulky 83.17% of students graduated, of whom 39.59% got placements and 34 were selected for higher studies in 2019.
PG Graduations & Placements
At PG programs, a bulky 89.19% of students graduated, of whom 67.8% got placement and 7 were selected for higher studies in 2021; a massive 95.83% of the students graduated, of whom 91.36% got placements, and 11 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and a huge 94.74% of students graduated, of whom 56% of student got placements, and 4 students were selected for higher studies in 2019.
Ph.D. Research Programme
In the Ph.D. research program, a significant number of 165 students have been pursuing research studies till 2021, of whom 50 students graduated in 2021, 40 students graduated in 2020, and 33 students graduated in 2019.
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of UG Graduates: Rs. 5.18 LPA in 2021, Rs. 3 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 4 LPA in 2019 at top companies.

Median Salary of PG Graduates: Rs. 6.25 LPA in 2021, Rs. 5.52 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 4.25 LPA in 2019.
The top recruiters of JU Bangalore are TCS, Mphasis, E&Y, Morgan Stanley, Grant Thornton, Markets & Markets, PNB Housing Finance Ltd., Bharti Airtel Ltd., J.P. Morgan, HP, Myntra.Com, etc., who are looking for fresh graduates at this institution for their companies.

Students Diversity at JU Bangalore

At JU Bangalore, a significant number of 3926 students are currently pursuing their degrees, of whom 80.85% are boys and 19.15% are girls; 1118 students are from within the state, a significant number of 2330 students are from outside of the state, and the remaining a considerable number of 478 students are from foreign countries.

Facilities on JU Bangalore Campus

JU Bangalore has a lot of facilities that are available for students. It has hostels, hospitals, labs, libraries, cafeterias, a sports complex, a gym, an auditorium, IT infrastructures, an alumni association, a transport facility, lifts/ramps, etc., that are available for students to utilize.

Campus Festivals at JU Bangalore

JU Bangalore celebrates TARASAMSKRUTI as the national level inter-collegiate annual techno-management-cultural fest for five days in January on its campus where a spectrum of colorful cultural events like music, dance, singing, etc., a barrage of technical events, and a plethora of management events are organized to enthrall the energetic students in all these genres. In this festival, cultural fest – SAMYOGA, technical – SANKALPA, and management festival – SAMANVAYA are fused under one roof making students get knowledge in all the genres as well as showcase their talents and prowess in these fields. Moreover, PULSE the dance festival is organized to make students excited by the scintillating dance movement.


JU Bangalore is in Bengaluru, the Silicon Valley of India and the capital city of Karnataka, which has good transport infrastructures and also has a major railway station along with an international airport. Both Bangalore Railway Station which is at a distance of 10.5 km away and Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru which is at a distance of 42.5 km away from the institution are available to commute to the institution, therefore students from anywhere can commute to this institution easily.

How to Get Admission at JU Bangalore

For UG courses at JU Bangalore: Candidates who passed the +2 exam in the Science stream in CBSE or any other equivalent board need to take Jain Entrance Test (JET) which comprises a written test, group discussion, and personal interview, and the successful candidates are absorbed for UG courses at this institution.

For PG courses: The candidates who passed the UG degree in the respective stream with 50% marks in the UG degree need to take Jain Entrance Test (JET) which comprises a written test, group discussion, and personal interview, and the successful candidates are selected for PG courses.

Fee Structure at JU Bangalore

Students need to pay around Rs. 6.6 lakhs as total fees for UG courses at JU Bangalore, however, the saving grace is they can get a decent salary of Rs. 5.18 LPA at top companies, so they get back this amount within two years.

JU Bangalore Scores by NIRF

Teaching, Learning, and Resources: JU Bangalore has a good faculty and good infrastructure for innovative research, therefore it scored 48.96%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Research and Professional Practice: JU Bangalore has some distinguished professors and research scholars, however, its research and professional practice is not impressive. Therefore it scored 18.52%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Graduate Outcome: As JU Bangalore has a conducive atmosphere for study, many students graduated at the minimum stipulated time allocated. Therefore it scored 44.87%, which accounts to 20% of overall NIRF scores.
Outreach and Inclusivity: JU Bangalore has students from every section and every part of India as well as the world and has admitted a considerable number of students from other states, therefore it scored 54.32%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

Perception: JU Bangalore has a good faculty, good infrastructures, and a conducive atmosphere, and its graduation outcomes and placements at top companies are also good, however, it has not yet gotten much popularity like first-generation IITs and NITs, therefore it scored 0.74%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

JU Bangalore got 34.72% as an overall NIRF score and ranked at number 157.

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