SGVU has been in existence since October 22, 2007, when the Government of Rajasthan announced its establishment as per the Ordinance 7 of 2007. However, our two professional institutes of Seedling Group setup in 2002, with several technical & professional programmes of studies, were merged with the university to form the major part of the university.
The driving force of the University is the Hon’ble Chancellor, Dr. Sandeep Bakshi, a leading edu-entrepreneur of the State. With more than 30 years’ experience in the field of education, this dynamic visionary is also the CEO and Director of the prestigious Seedling group of schools in Jaipur. He was honored with the VOCATIONAL EDUCATION ENTREPRENEUR RESEARCH AWARD (2009) by the Confederation of Indian Universities for his contribution to innovative and futuristic learning.
The Pro-Chancellor of SGVU is Prof. K.L. Sharma, a highly acclaimed academician and noted sociologist of international repute. Prior to joining SGVU, he was the Vice-Chancellor of Rajasthan University and Pro-VC at Jawahar Lal University, New Delhi. Prof. Sharma has supervised 35 doctoral students and authored and edited 23 books and published more than 80 papers. The UGC has honored him for his contributions to the discipline of Sociology.
Prof. H.N. Verma, who was formerly Pro VC of Lucknow University and is a renowned name in the field of Biotechnology. Prof. Verma is the proud recipient of several prestigious awards for his contribution in the field of Life Sciences. A fellow of the National Academy of Science, he has authored 3 books and more than 140 research papers. His main teaching and research interests include Biotechnology, Microbiology and Molecular Biology.
The University has the approval and recognition of all statutory national bodies, including the UGC. All technical courses are approved by the AICTE, BCI, NAAC, PCI, and NCTE. In addition, the Schools of Distance Education and Learning has been approved and recognized by the DISTANCE EDUCATION COUNCIL and the Joint Committee of UGC-DEB for offering certain programmes through Distance Education mode. The University has also received the approval from the Medical Council of India (MCI) for 150 seats of MBBS.It is the first and only university to receive this approval in 2016.
SGVU is proud to be associated with Universities abroad for the purpose of joint research projects, teacher student exchange programmes, development of curricula and other academic activities. University of Ireland, Bond University of Australia and other eminent institutes in Britain and Germany are our partners in the pursuit of a more globalized education network.
The University has a philanthropic orientation and awards scholarships, free ships, remedial / add on courses and other necessary facilities for the needy students. Moreover, scholarships have been instituted for meritorious students.
Absolutely yes, Among its various facilities are air cooled hostels, excellent Mess and Cafeteria, a well-equipped auditorium and seminar halls, a well-stocked library, Indoor and outdoor sports facilities, well-coordinated transport network, Wi-fi hot spots, 24*7 internet access and round the clock security. Click Here to see in details all the facilities provided by the university. Click Here to see all the co-curricular activities organized by the university.
After registering for any program with SGVU Distance Program, a student will receive Self Learning Material , access to our online digital library, course presentation, access to recordings of online live sessions, session presentations and any additional reading material as shared by faculty if any.
Once your admission is confirmed & your student number is issued to you, you will receive your study kit & your course material applicable for your program. The study kit will be dispatched at your shipping address in 45 days from your enrollment issue.