Before the Rani Channamma University came into being in 2010, Karnatak University KRCPG Centre of Karnatak University, Dharwad was functioning at Belagavi. The said Karnatak University PG Centre was established at Belagavi in the year 1982, to provide an opportunity to develop access to the students for higher education hailing from North Karnataka Region. In the year 1994 the PG centre was shifted to the present campus of 172 acres of land located at Bhutramanahatti adjacent to the Pune-Bangalore National Highway – 4 at a distance of about 18 kms from Belgaum city. Karnatak University PG Centre has been declared as Rani Channamma University in the month of July, 2010 with the jurisdiction of Belagavi, Bijapur, and Bagalkot districts. It is catering to the needs of the people of North Karnataka by providing excellent opportunities for higher education.At present, the Rani Channamma University is offering 9 PG courses at Vidyasangam Campus Belagavi, in the faculties of Arts, Science, Education, Social Science, Commerce and Management. It is also offering M.Phil and Ph. D programmes.
Rani Channamma University Belagavi will be an exemplar of academic excellence, aimed at to disseminate and advance knowledge in a globalizing world where convergence of inter- disciplinary studies and research is emerging to create a new pool of world-class manpower for the well being of the society.
• To impart innovative and quality education of global-standard, to produce skilled human power.
• To foster educational programmes in various disciplines based on interaction with society and industry.
• To review and design co-curricular activities to develop the overall personality of the students.
• To strengthen professionalism with ethics to enable the students to face the challenges of contemporary society.
Rani Channamma University (RCUB), Belagavi has 18 Departments listed that offer various academic courses.
Scholarships are grant-in-aid to a student who wants to pursue education at Rani Channamma University (RCUB), Belagavi