Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur is the leading private university of Rajasthan established by Rajasthan State Assembely Act 11/2012 and sponsored by Bagaria Education Trust,Jaipur. The University is currently headed by Dr. Adarsh Kishore, Ex-Finance Secretary, GOI and Chairman Axis Bank Ltd, Prof. (Dr.) M. Raisinghani, Former Director, MNIT Jaipur and Prof. Y.K. Vijay, a leading researcher as President (Vice Chancellor) of the University.
The University is offering courses in the field of Engineering, Architecture, Basic and Applied Science, Management, Law and Agriculture.
The University focuses on Research, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Placements; this is being done with the help of various collaborations with International universities such as Swansea University, Edinburgh Napier University and research labs such as CEERI Pilani, CSIO Chandigarh, companies such as Infosys, TCS ,Accenture. The University has Wadhwani Centre of Excellence i.e. Incubation Centre in collaboration with NEN and Headstart Network.
VGU is committed to the Skill Development Mission and focuses on skill and professional development of its graduates through 19 student run clubs, soft skill, campus recruitment and technical skill societies. Professional chapters such as IEEE, ISTE, Toastmasters are the part of the student life. Students participate in various competitions national and international to enhance their skills.
University has also certification programs in association with various top notch industries such as FLIP for banking and finance, Mitsubishi for Robotics, Cisco for CCNA etc. The various cultural events and festivals such as Panache, fresher party, farewell party are part and parcel of student life in the campus. The University focuses on innovative learning with discipline and is a well known center of excellence for higher education in Rajasthan.
VGU is located in the most culture and heritage rich city of India, Jaipur. Here, at the university the students are provided with ample amount of opportunities to develop on both the fronts; personally and professionally. VGU has the amazingly well structured campus that helps the students nurture and create beautiful memories. The sprawling campus with greenery and well equipped infrastructure helps students to lead a well balanced life in the hostels.
The University firmly believes in the words of the great philosopher and educator Swami Vivekananda. He is the one who strives the university to become better and better with the time.
He once said
" Education is the manifestation of the perfection already in man. "
The base of the institute stands steadily on his teaching ideals and ideologies.