Tumkur District has its own unique feature for being called an education centre. It provides students all courses of education to choose from. This education centre has reached its zenith only when ” VIDYODAYA LAW COLLEGE ” was established under ” VIDYODAYA EDUCATION SOCIETY ” with the sole motto of providing legal education to the students of southern zone of Karnataka in particular and the neighbouring states in general, under the ‘Society Registration Act 1860’, in the year 1958-59. It is the first college in Karnataka that was founded in the midst of the head – quarter. It was affiliated to the Mysore University in 1958-59.