Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research (A Deemed to be University) Tamaka, Kolar – 563101.
The Trust in its stride for attainment of its Vision, Mission and Objectives obtained ISO 9001:2000 Certification and Accreditation by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC, INDIA) in the year 2006 for its Medical College.
The University Grants Commission of India after being satisfied about the infrastructure and Teaching facilities has recommended to the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, to confer Deemed to be University status to the Medical College.Accordingly, the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India conferred Deemed to be University Status to the Medical College, vide Notification No. F.9-36/2006-U.3(A) Dated 25th May 2007, in the name and style of Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research comprising Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Tamaka, Kolar.
At present The Academy comprises only Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College as the constituent institution and efforts are being initiated to bring in Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing, Kolar (on campus) and R L Jalappa Institute of Technologies (off campus) under the ambit of The Academy.
The Academy has established new departments of studies namely Department of Allied health Sciences, Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics and University Department of Medical Education.