Over 500 students from the 10 colleges under the University of Horticulture Sciences across Karnataka will participate in a four-day inter-collegiate sports meet here from October 17.

The Superintendent of Police, N. Satish Kumar, will inaugurate the sports meet.

Most events will be held at the KVAFSU stadium, while some others will be at other venues, N. Revanappa, Dean of the College of Horticulture, Bidar, told presspersons on Saturday.

P.C Jaffer, Deputy Commissioner, will be the guest at the valedictory function on October 20.

Members of the Board of Regents will be present.