S.Nijalingappa College is one of the premier and prestigious Institutions of the KLE Society. It is all set to celebrate 50 years of its un paralleled service in the field of higher education. It made a humble beginning in a rented building near mayo hall on M.G.Road with 200 students and 5 staff members in 1963. Today KLE’s S.Nijalingappa College has grown into a gigantic tree achieving new heights, with more than 6500 students and 500 members of the staff. The fact that the College has been reaccredited with CGPA 3.82 out of 4 (highest in Karnataka) and was accorded a rare status by UGC “College with potential for Excellence” is testimony to this. The college alumni are brand ambassadors across the world spreading the message of KLE Societies’ Selfness, dedicated and committed service in the field of education.The College conducts 16 UG Programs in Arts. Science, Commerce, Hotel Management, Business Management, Computer Application, Fashion and Apparel design, Integrated tourism administration and 7 PG programs in Commerce, Computer application, Tourism administration, Physics, Chemistry &amb; ematics. It also conducts number of value added and certificate programs to make the students more employable and competent to meet challenges of the competitive global world. KLE’s S.Nijalingappa College is celebrating its 50th year’s birthday in the year 2013.