Vokkaligara Sangha, which was established in the year 1906 is an orgnization of the vokkaliga community in the state of Karnataka. The main aim of the vokkaligara sangha, ever since it was established, was to start educational institutions to cater to the educational needs of the community in particular and others in general, in rural as well as urban areas at affordable cost. In the year 1966 the sangha established visveswarapura college of Arts , Science & Commerce. The bifurcation of the college into visveswarapura college of arts & commerce & visveswarapura college of science was done in 1979-80 for administrative convenience. The science college was shifted to the exciting building in 1980.