- Karnatak University
- University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad
- Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha Deemed University
- Karnataka State Law University
- Indian Institute of Information Technology, Dharwad(IIITD) Deemed University
- Indian Institute of Technology, Dharwad, Autonomous University.
Education & Medical & Health Science & Physical education College
- Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Hubballi.
- SDM college of Dental Sciences, Dharwad.
- SDM college of Medical sciences, Dharwad.
- K.L.E. Society's College of Pharmacy, Hubballi
- Shri Channabasaveshwar Paramedical College Navanagar, Hubballi
Engineering, Polytechnic & Industrial Training colleges
- BVB College of Engineering & Technology, Hubballi.
- SDM College of Engineering and Technology, Dharwad.
- Indian Institute of Information Technology, Dharwad (U/C)
- Nettur Technical Training Foundation (NTTF)
- Nalanda Polytechnic, Vidyaranya, Gadag road, Bhandiwad, HUBLI
- St.John's Polytechnic,Daneshwari Colony,Gopankoppa, Hubballi
Arts, Commerce & General Science Colleges
- Karnatak College, Dharwad
- Kittel Arts and Science College, Dharwad
- Anjuman Arts, Commerce, Science College & PG Centre Dharwad
- JSS Banashankari Arts, Commerce & S.K.Gubbi Science College
- Oxford College
- P.C. Jabin Science College
- Anjuman-A-islam Nehru Arts, Science College,Hubli