The Manipal Education Group, with its heritage of excellence in higher education for over 60 years, launched Manipal University Jaipur (MUJ) in 2011. MUJ was established on an invitation from the Government of Rajasthan, as a self-financed State University and is redefining academic excellence in the region. The Vision of the University is to be a “Global Leader in Higher Education and Human Development”. MUJ provides excellent ambience to enhance the teaching-learning experience and to promote creativity and innovation.
The University boasts of the best-in-class infrastructure, including the state-of-the-art research facilities and a modern digital library. MUJ, as multi-disciplinary University, offers career- oriented courses at all levels, i.e., UG, PG and Doctoral, across diverse streams, including Engineering, Architecture, Planning, Fashion & Jewellery Design, Fine Arts, Hospitality, Humanities, Journalism and Mass Communication, Basic Sciences, Law, Commerce, Computer Applications, and Management. Currently more than 5000 students from diverse backgrounds have already been enrolled across all programs. A well-qualified team of 405 faculty members is the asset of the University with a large number of them having Ph D. The university plans to recruit additional faculty to take care of the growing number of student admissions. The university has Faculty Development Programme in place through which faculty members tone up their teaching skills and impart best knowledge to the students.
To provide best reading material to the students and faculty, the University has a well stacked digital library with more than 30000 books on all subjects and 225 journals.
The university has a total land area of 122 acres, with the constructed area of 2.0 million sq ft. With the planned intake of additional 5000 students over the next five years, the university plans to expand the constructed area to reach 4.0 million sq ft by 2020-21.
As the first digital campus of the country, MUJ provides online academic information and support to students through an Academic Management System (AMS). The campus is fully Wi-Fi enabled with 10 Gbps optical fiber backbone and has 100% surveillance through 430 CCTV cameras. MUJ boasts of a Solar Power Plant of 850 KW installed on the roof–tops of the buildings in the Campus.
MUJ has won many Awards and Recognitions in a short span of time, like GRIHA Five Star Award conferred by MNRE, Govt. of India, Digital India - Smart Campus Award given by NDTV-CISCO, Best University Campus Award conferred by ASSOCHAM, Outstanding Contribution to Digital India Award given by The Economics Times, Indo Global Architecture Education Excellence Award for promoting quality education in the field of Architecture by Indo Global Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture Pune and Dewang Mehta National Education Award for Best B School 2015 awarded to TAPMI School of Business (TSB), Manipal University Jaipur. Best Upcoming B School Award given by ASSOCHAM, Best Campus Management Solution Providers Award conferred by ASSOCHAM and Asia Higher Education Award for Most Promising University with Excellent Campus ion North India conferred by Worldwide Achievers. Best Private University in Rajasthan award conferred by Dialogue India.
To motivate students at all levels to participate in national / international conferences / seminars and present their research papers financial assistance is provided by the university. Further, the University provides attractive scholarships to meritorious students at UG / PG / Ph.D levels.
MUJ has signed a number of MOUs with reputed National and International Academic Institutions & Industries to provide its students international exposure and job opportunities at global level. The University has set up an Entrepreneurship Cell and provides generous support for start-ups. In addition, MUJ has also signed MoU with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) for imparting skill based training to our students to promote their employability.
The University has excellent track record of placements with 75% of engineering and 95% of non-engineering students being placed in top corporates / MNCs during 2014 -15.
MUJ, a new generation University, is committed to nurturing talent and strengthening academics & research by adopting unique & innovative practices to continue to redefine academic excellence.