Frequently Asked Questions

Enrolments are open throughout the year.
The Bangalore University follows a semester pattern. The examination pattern is also semester based. However, admissions are only on the annual basis ie., the Bangalore University admits students only in the odd semesters and not in the even semesters. However, the enrolments are open throughout the year, you can book your seats well in advance thereby avoiding last minute disappointment.
All professional courses offered by GCC are approved by AICTE.
AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) New Delhi, Govt. of India, is a professional technical body that recognizes Technical and Professional courses. The courses that fall under the purview of AICTE in GCC are BHM (Bachelor of Hotel Management), MBA (Master of Business Administration) and MCA (Master of Computer Application). These three courses are affiliated to Bangalore University and approved by AICTE.
Yes, you have to submit all certificates in original.
Bangalore University requires the original certificates to be verified. As such students wishing to pursue undergraduate programs have to submit the following documents: • Marks Card of Secondary Education (10th standard / O level with 5 pass / equivalent) • Marks card of Higher Secondary Education (12th standard / A level with 2 pass / equivalent) Transfer Certificate (not applicable for international students) issued by the concerned Board (Govt. body). Character Certificate issued by school/college. Migration Certificate [not applicable for international students]issued by the concerned board (Govt body). Students wishing to pursue post-graduate programs have to submit the following documents: • Marks Card of Secondary Education (10th standard / O level with 5 pass / equivalent) • Marks Card of Higher Secondary Education (12th standard / A level with 2 pass / equivalent) • Marks Card of Graduate Program • Transfer Certificate issued by the concerned University. (not applicable for International Students) • Character Certificate issued by college • Migration Certificate issued by the concerned University (not applicable for International Students).
Yes, we offer 100% placement.
We have a very impressive placement record with all leading companies offering to accept our students. In certain cases companies only look at the candidate having studied at GCC. Our Placement cell follows a systematic approach of grooming the students to appear in campus interviews. They have to register in advance at the Placement Cell. All students who have registered with the Placement Cell get a minimum of three offers. Following is the abridged list of companies where GCC Alumni are placed. Wipro, Microsoft, Accenture ,iGate, Google India Pvt. Ltd, IBM India Pvt. Ltd, Tata Consultancy Services, Cross Domain, ITronics, Deutsche Bank, Transworks, Dell Computers India Infoline, Red Apple Health Solutions, Lobo Consultancies, Development Credit Bank, Fidelity, Infosys BPO, IVOIRTECH, The Oberoi, Mapple Hotel, Travel Tours, Pantaloon, First Source, Kids Stuffs Promo, Maruwa, Domino’s Pizza India Ltd., Taj Hotels, Taj ITPL Project, HBL Global Pvt, Ltd, PSI Data Systems Ltd, Zenith Software Ltd, Akraya, Mphasis, BPO-Sutra, Identity, Standard Chartered Bank, HCTC Ltd (Training), BOB Technologies, Leela Scotish Lacce, Bhagwan Mahaveer Apartment, Shankara Eye Hospital, NIIT, Tesco IT, The Golden Chariot Luxury Train, MDA CeMAT Industrial Automation, CL13Le Service Limited, Saastha Infotech Pvt Ltd, Bangalore ” Dor-Tech” Pvt Ltd., Converges, Cognizant Technology Services, System Domains, Merrit track Services, Kals Information system Ltd., New Wave computing, J.P. Morgan, ICICI, Enay Apparels, Empower Research, Nature Admire, Airtel, New Serve IT Solution, Reliance Money, Sony Ceramic, Ernst and Young, BS Talent Solutions, Deccan Herald, Tata AIG Life Insurance Company Ltd., Info Edge India Ltd., Godrej, Hotel Golkonda
Yes, the syllabus that is followed at GCC is at par with International Standards.
The Bangalore University has a specialist team that regularly updates the syllabi. However, there are limitations since the University is very big. As such at GCC, we have the Department of Strategy and Development that looks into this affair. We have regular interactions with International Universities and Education Bodies that are involved in innovating teaching methodologies. Hence, the syllabus that is offered at GCC is always at par with international standards.
As per University directives entrance test is mandatory only for MBA and MCA.
Our Chairman believes in providing equal opportunity to aspiring students from any background. That is the reason we do not have entrance test while selecting students. We stringently follow the eligibility norms as prescribed by the University (refer Eligibility under all courses). However, we conduct the Garden City College Entrance Test (GET) to assess the language, general knowledge and aptitude of the student while completing the admission formalities. This enables us to classify students on the basis of their aptitude in order to provide further assistance.To pursue MBA the candidate has to appear for CMAT (Common Management Admission Test)and MCA the candidate has to appear for KMAT (Karnataka – Management Aptitude Test).
Yes, we provide Scholarship.
The scholarship is based on the performance of the candidate at GCC and not on previous qualification. The students are assessed from day one. It is not just the academic factor but the general involvement of the student that also counts. GCC is a multifaceted institution with several avenues to excel. The performances of the student in all these sectors are considered while offering the scholarship.
Yes, GCC helps in procuring bank loan.
GCC provides all requisite documents for processing a bank loan from any Nationalized Bank in India. In case of certain banks that require information on their Proforma, the same is also provided. GCC has an in-house branch of Syndicate Bank with ATM facility. GCC has an e-commerce payment gateway of Federal Bank through which the parents can transact provided they have a Federal Bank account.