Vidyavardhaka first grade college was established in the year 1978 under the auspices of Vidyavardhaka Sangha (R). In the beginning there were only 40 students who joined the B.B.M. course. Later in the year 1979, B.Com was started with another 50 students.
This College is affiliated to the University of Mysore, MYSORE, under section 12(B) and section 2F of UGC and is recognized by the Government of Karnataka. Today, this college has strengthened with 1000 students having 4 sections of B.Com degree, one section of B.B.M. degree and one section of B.A. degree. Over the past three decades, our college has an excellent academic record. Upto 2004, our college has bagged 47 ranks in B. Com., B.B.M., and B.C.S.