The university has more than 37 teaching departments and 4 research centres, with staff of more than 200 faculty and around 1000 technical and non-technical staff members. Major departments and faculties include:
• Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Chemistry
• Department of Computer Science
• Faculty of Science & Technology
• Faculty of Arts
• Faculty of Social Sciences
• Faculty of Law
• Faculty of Education
• Faculty of Commerce & Management
• Department of Mathematics
• Faculty of Management
Department of Computer Science at Gulbarga University offers courses as Master of Computer Applications (MCA), Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Computer Science, M.Phil, Ph.D., and Post-graduate Diploma in Computer Applications (PGDCA). The Department is also in research on “A Study on Handwritten Bilingual Optical Character Recognition Systems”. All post-graduate programmes offered by the Faculty are distinct for their quality, both in academics and research. The Department of Computer Science hosted a One day workshop on Mathematical Sciences, March 31, 2008. The Department has Well equipped Computer Lab with internet connection, Modern Audio Visual aids and independent Research Lab for M.Phil./Ph.D. students.
The Department has its own library which is well-stocked and consists books related to the study fields. The library uses OPAC software and is completely computerized. The Department integrates a Training and Placement Cell, and guides the students through the placement process.