Vijaya Teachers College was established in 1960. It is one of the 17 institutions run by BHS Higher Education Society, Jayanagar, Bengaluru. The college is situated in 4th Block Jayanagar, Bengaluru, a prime locality in the city which is easily accessible from main Bus station and city Railway station, as well as from different parts of the city.
Both B.Ed. and M.Ed programmes have full pledged, well qualified and experienced faculty as per NCTE 2014 regulations. The college has a spacious building with all the required infra structural facilities for students and staff. The college has two demonstration schools under the same management and has good linkage with 10-15 high schools to conduct practice in teaching.
On the recommendation of Ministry for Human Resource Development, Government of India, the State Government upgraded Vijaya Teachers College as College of Teacher Education in 1997. Since then the college has been conducting in-service education programmes for secondary school teachers. The programmes are financed by the Government. The college management has provided the lodging facilities for the in-service teachers who attend the training programme. So far 5000 teachers have been covered under in-service programme in various school subjects of Bangalore South, Bangalore North, Ramanagar and Kolar dist.
The college faculty is actively involved in research and extension services to orient teachers at primary and secondary level through DSERT, NCERT, Head Master's Association, Primary Teachers Association, Secondary School Teacher Association and other NGO's.
The performance of the students in this college has been consistently good in the last 47 years with an average of above 90%. The college has a proposal to commence need based courses and short term courses for working teachers from the next academic year.
The college has paved its successful golden path and celebrated Golden Jubilee in the year 2010-11.