The National Degree College of Bengaluru was established in 1945 by the National Education Society of Karnataka. It has been accredited by NAAC with ‘B++’ grade. The college offers education in Arts, Science, Commerce, Computer Applications and Masters in Arts. It has 11 Ph.D. permanent faculty and 35 visiting faculty. The college also has an active placement cell. 90% of students were placed in the year 2016-17 in reputed companies. Admission to the courses is done purely on the basis of merit scored in previous qualifying examinations.