About Jaipur National University
Jaipur National University – (JNU) , Jaipur came into existence in October 22, 2007 was historic day for Mahima Shiksha Samiti, the Sponsoring Body of the Jaipur National University, and for the Seedling institution of Higher Education, when the Government of Rajasthan announced the establishment of the University. Within a few months, after its formation, the University got approvals and recognition from all statutory national bodies, including the University Grants Commission (UGC), under the Clause 2(f) of the UGC Act of 1956, Distance Education Council and the Joint Committee of the UGC-AICTE-DEC for offering certain programmes through Distance Education mode. Besides these mandatory (DEC) recognition, the University has earned trust and goodwill of the aspiring students, parents, public and concerned agencies, based on excellence in teaching and sincere emphasis on high standards of research.
Jaipur National University aims to meet the demands of knowledge and learning in the society with a difference. Knowledge savvy studies, online admission, continuous evaluation, student support system, and quality study material in SLM mode are its salient features. Admissions are offered to all the eligible students. In management programmes admissions are based on the performance in the Entrance Test, Merit, and interview.
In recognition of JNU’s contribution towards creating an educational hub in Rajasthan, Hon’ble Chancellor of Jaipur National University Mr. Sandeep Bakshi was conferred with the Vocational Education Entrepreneurship Research (VEER) Award, 2009, by the confederation of Indian Universities, at a function held at India International Centre, New Delhi.