Sri Siddhalingeshwara Veda Samskrita Graduation and Post-Graduation Center is known as SSVSGPGC that offers courses in the domain of Arts. The university was established in 2010 with great efforts by the Kanataka Government. The study of Samskrit language and literature was greatly encouraged by the kings of Mysore. There are 31 Samskrit colleges in Karnataka. There are also 243 aided Veda and Samskrita Pathashalas spread over the state. Directorate of samskrit education is established by the Government of Karnataka to administer the samskrit pathashalas. The Karnataka Samskrit University was established with the vision and mission of bringing these together under a single umbrella, maintaining uniformity in education, providing greater opportunities for study for students and teachers and to raise the standards in Samskrit research at National and International level. One Hundred acres of land has been identified for the University in Kuduru Hobli, Magadi Taluk, Ramanagar District. The university currently includes 2 constituent Samskrit Colleges, 10 aided affiliated colleges and 9 unaided affiliated colleges under its ambit. It has established the Directorate of Samskrit Education, to take care of Pre-university education in Karnataka. The directorate includes 354 recognised Samskrita pathashalas throughout the state.
Contact Details of Sri Siddhalingeshwara Veda Samskrita Graduation and Post-Graduation Center, Tumkur
Contact No:99014 58909
Address:Karnataka Samskrit University Pampa Mahakavi Road, Chamarajpet, Bangalore – 560 018.