Bangalore University - Directorate of Distance Education, Bengaluru Urban was established in 1976.
It is one of the premier institutions established to impart & provide in the field of higher education for the deserving candidates and prove to be a milestone in the part of progress.
The college is affiliated to Bangalore University, Bengaluru and recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 2(f) & 12(B) under Act, 1956.
It is re-accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with "A" Grade - (in 3rd Cycle) on 5th November 2016.
The main aim of the college is determined to provide the quality education to the future. With the correct mix of technology and human touch, the college empowers the aspiring teachers to propagate education through the rungs of the society so that they serve the nation while making a satisfying career for themselves.
The Directorate offers different courses of study leading to Undergraduate degrees, Postgraduate degree, Professional degree, P.G. Diploma, Diploma and Certificate Courses.
Various teaching and learning techniques are being used by the faculty to impart knowledge and skills to students at Bangalore University - Directorate of Distance Education, Bengaluru Urban in its various departments.