Rajasthan University also known as R.U is the biggest and central university of the state Rajasthan which provides the tertiary education to domestic, national and overseas students interested in the same. The University of Rajasthan is located on JLN Marg, Jaipur which is one of the busiest roads of Jaipur. Rajasthan university is accredited A+ by national assessment and accreditation council (NAAC) of India. The university plays a record of 37 Ph.D programs, 20 M.Phil, 28 master degree programs and 14 bachelor degree courses in the state. Rajasthan University consists of 6 constituent colleges, 11 renowned research centres, 305 affiliated colleges and 37 different post graduate departments.
Rajasthani University in Jaipur is marked as the oldest institution in the state Rajasthan established on January 8th, 1947 serving the purpose of education with students who are the futures of tomorrow. Initially, the university was named as university of Rajputana which was redefined and renamed as university of Rajasthan in the year 1956. Rajasthan University rules the hierarchy of the affiliating jurisdiction to seven districts of Rajasthan making it a biggest hub of the education system in Rajasthan. University of Rajasthan is spread over 285.50 acres and satellite campus which is recognized under 2F and 12B of U.G.C. since its inception.
Rajasthani University serves the central library in Jaipur which is an academic library at the heart of the university with the collection of more than 4 Lac documents including books, e-journals, reports, micro forms and many other forms of education. The faculties and departments of the university include the following:
Faculty of Arts: The department under this faculty includes English, area studies, comparative literature, European languages, culture studies, Philosophy, Sanskrit, Urdu, Persian, linguistic and Hindi.
Faculty of Commerce: This faculty includes the departments of accountancy and Business Statistics, Economic Administration and Financial Management.
Faculty of Education: The departments under this faculty include: Departments of Education, Library & Information Science, Physical Education & Sports Science, The Centre for Adult and Continuing Education.
Faculty of fine Arts: Faculty includes the following departments: Departments of Dramatics, Drawing & Painting, Fine Arts, Crafts, Graphics Design, History of Art, Printmaking and Music
Faculty of law: The departments include: The departments include department of law and criminology and justice.
Faculty of Management: The departments include: The departments includes R.A. poddar institute of management.
Faculty of Science: The departments include: Departments of Botany, Chemistry, Geo-science, Genome Science, Home Science, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Statistics, Surface Science, Zoology and Indira Gandhi centre for HEEPS
Faculty of Social Science: The departments include: Departments of Anthropology, Archaeology, Communication & Journalism, Demography, Economics, Education Research & Development, Geography, History & Indian Culture, Industrial Relations, Library & Information Science, Political Science, Public Administration, Sociology and Gender Studies.
Centre of Business Administration: The departments include: Masters of International Business, Masters of Human Resource Management, Masters of Commerce in Business Administration and Executive MBA & Ph.D.
Centre for Converging Technologies: The departments include: Department of Converging Technology in Nanotechnology, Mechanics, Neuroscience, Biotechnology & Bio-informatics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Environmental, Technology Management, Food and Nutrition Technology, Information & Communication Technology and Transportation Management Engineering.
Rajasthan University shares the category of universities serving the best quality education with the students striving towards the contribution to the development of society in Rajasthan. This is the giant form of education system with the purpose of educating students in every interested field of their choice without any drawback or failure in the future.
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