SIKKIM MANIPAL UNIVERSITY
Jaipur has the history of royalty from the cultures of Rajputs and Mughals. Other than its vibrant culture, its huge forts and palaces, Jaipur every year draws hundreds of students to the city; being one of the fastest growing cities in India, Jaipur has seen the increasing demand for higher education. It has some of the finest education centers which are imparting knowledge for past years.
History:- In 1953, Dr Tonse Madhava Anantha Pai set up Kasturba Medical College, the first private medical college in the voluntary sector. With that began the story of Sikkim Manipal University. In 1957, came the engineering college followed by the dental college, college of pharmacy and the others. Encouraged by the recognition, the University grew by leaps and bounds. Today, it has 20 constituent institutions comprising medical, dental, engineering, architecture, nursing, allied health, pharmacy, management, communication, information science, hotel management, biotechnology, regenerative medicine etc. The university offers Bachelors’, Masters’ and Doctoral degrees in various specialties. In response to an invitation extended by the Govt. of Rajasthan to start a multi-disciplinary Private University in the state, the Manipal group launches Sikkim Manipal University, Jaipur
Location:-The Manipal group of Institutions announced the launch of Sikkim Manipal University Jaipur. The University will commence its operations from an interim campus at Vatika City (off Jaipur-Ajmer expressway) and its main campus will be operational from end of 2012. The campus will come up on 67 acres of land at Dehmi Kalan Village near Jaipur, which has been allotted by the Government of Rajasthan.
Mission: – Be the most preferred choice of students, faculty and industry. Be in the top 10 in every discipline of education, health sciences, engineering and management.
Vision: – Global leadership in Human development, excellence in education and healthcare.
Courses Offered:-The University has started correspondence courses for all courses and is liable to start the regular courses soon, the university offer courses in different disciplines like Engineering, Medical, Hospitality, Allied Health, Management, Communication, Jewellery Management etc. rolled out in phases.
- University of Rajasthan
- Amity Jaipur university
- Banasthali University
- Gyan Vihar University Jaipur
- IIS University Jaipur
- Jaipur National University
- Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University
- NIMS University Jaipur
Campus Facilities: – The Sikkim Manipal University campus in Jaipur will be home to the best-in-class infrastructure including state of the art research facilities and modern libraries. In line with Sikkim Manipal University’s legacy of providing quality education to its students, the campus will also involve the latest in technology to impart education.
Library-Central library being the single repository of all academic resources within the campus will have the best and the latest books, journals and digital resources. The planned central library will be built in an area of 10,000 Sq. Mts. with a seating capacity of 2000 students in reading rooms across 3,000 sq. m.
Sports:- Sikkim Manipal University Jaipur will establish a Department of Physical Education for organizing sports and games events at Inter-collegiate, Inter-University, district, state and national levels encouraging athletes and athletics
Hostel Accommodation:- Students will be accommodated, with twin sharing basis, in hired 3 bed room flats, at Vatika InfoTech City during the first year at the temporary campus.
Separate accommodation for boys and girls will be arranged.
Placements: – The University is set to have a great panel of recruiters which every year visit the campus, for Campus recruitment. MJU, is planned to have a experienced board of teachers managing the students Performa, by conducting intensive Industrial seminars, workshops etc.
Sikkim Manipal University has a reputation and a niche for years of expertise and producing the best of the students. It is among the top colleges preferred by students opting for different courses. Sikkim Manipal University Jaipur, will surely place Jaipur among the exclusive hubs for higher education.