Jaipur is home to several world-class institutions including reputed colleges and universities, providing courses in engineering, medical, management, tourism studies, art, journalism, animation and design, fashion design, etc. Here we bring you a list of some of the top most reputed colleges and universities of Jaipur for various streams.
Founded in the year 1947, University of Rajasthan is one of the oldest universities in Rajasthan. It was earlier called University of Rajputana, which was changed to University of Rajasthan later. The university is located at JLN Marg, Jaipur, at some distance from the noisy city center so as to offer a peaceful ambiance to its students.
It is led by experienced staff members who are academically sound. The university also encourages participation in various extracurricular activities along with performing well in academics. Some courses offered by University of Rajasthan are:
The university is well-equipped with good infrastructure and all needed amenities for providing a smooth study experience. Students from different areas of the country as well as many international students also come to study here.
Established in 1963, the Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, commonly known as MNIT, is one of the best engineering colleges in Jaipur. It is a public engineering institution located in the Jhalana, Malviya Nagar locality of Jaipur. Established in 1963 as a joint venture of the Government of India and the Government of Rajasthan, MNIT emphasizes on science, engineering and management studies.
The MNIT campus stretches across an area of 317 acres of lush greenery. Its campus features modern architecture along with scenic landscape. The college provides on-campus accommodation to faculty, staff and students. Along with offering courses in different engineering streams such as environmental, chemical, transportation, computer science, electronics and communications, design, etc., it also offers management courses like MBA and Masters Courses in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, etc.
Situated in the Sitapura Industrial Area, the JECRC University is one of the top private universities in Jaipur. Founded in 2012, it possesses a 32-acre campus, exhibiting unique cultural architecture. JECRC is known for its strong research culture. Along with engineering programs, it also offers Science courses, Management programs like B.Com, BBA, etc., Integrated Law programs, Design programs, Humanities studies and Ph.D courses.
SKIT is affiliated to the Rajasthan Technical University, Kota (RTU) for PG and Graduate courses in Engineering and Management. Its campus is located in Jagatpura, Jaipur.
Established in 2007, JNU is a private university located near new RTO office in Jagatpura, Jaipur. The university has been approved by All India Council for Technical Education and offers a number of engineering programs such as Civil engineering, Mechanical engineering, Electrical engineering, Computer Science engineering, Electronics and Communication engineering, Biotechnology engineering and Chemical engineering. It also offers courses in Animation and Design.
Poornima is the main college of the renowned Poornima Group of Colleges. Located in the RIICO Institutional Area, Sitapura, Jaipur, Poornima comes under the list of privately owned institutions. It is affiliated to the Rajasthan Technical University (RTU), Kota and has been approved by All India Council for Technical Education.
It offers courses in Electrical engineering, Computer Science engineering, Electronics and Communication engineering, Mechanical engineering, Civil engineering, Information Technology.
Established in 2004, the Apex Institute of Engineering and Technology is a private institution approved by All India Council for Technical Education and affiliated to the Rajasthan Technical University (RTU), Kota. This institute offers courses in Electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Computer Science engineering, Electronics and Communication engineering and Thermal engineering.
BIT Jaipur is an educational center offering different undergraduate and graduate courses in Jaipur. It functions under the academic guidance of its parent university, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi. The institute is located in Malviya Nagar Industrial Area, Jaipur.
Some of the courses offered here include Computer Science engineering, Electrical and Electronics engineering, Electronics and Communication engineering along with Computer courses like BCA, IMCA, MCA, etc., Management courses like BBA, MBA, IMBA and courses in Animation and Multimedia. This institute also runs Doctoral programs in Computer Science and Engineering, Management studies, Mathematics, Chemistry, Animation and Multimedia, etc.
Established under Amity University Rajasthan Act 2008, Amity University is a fully government recognized university spread across 152 acres of beautiful, tree-lined land on the Delhi-Jaipur highway.
Some of the major courses offered here include Chemical engineering, Civil engineering, Biotechnology engineering, Electrical and Electronics engineering, etc. along with Hons. courses in History, Philosophy, Political Science, Applied Psychology, English, etc., Fine Arts courses, Commerce studies and Animation and visual effects.
Affiliated to the Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur, this is a privately held institution. It has been approved by All India Council for Technical Education. Some of the major courses offered here include Computer Science engineering, Electronics and Communication engineering, Electrical engineering, Civil engineering, Mechanical engineering, Information Technology, Automobile engineering.
Established in 1999, the Arya College of Engineering and IT is a higher education institution in Kukas, Jaipur. It is affiliated to Rajasthan Technical University and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation.
Established in 2002, it is a private institution approved by All India Council for Technical Education and affiliated to the Rajasthan Technical University (RTU), Kota. Some courses offered include Computer Science engineering, Electronics and Communication engineering, Electrical engineering, Civil engineering, Power engineering, Information Technology.
NIMS University is a self-financed university located at the Jaipur-Delhi Highway in Jaipur. Founded in 2008, it is a UGC recognized university that provides on-campus facilities like ATMs, medical care, training courses, placement cell, etc. NIMS University offers courses such as Medical, Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Human Sciences along with Business Management, Engineering and some distance-learning courses.
Established in 1988, Rajasthan School of Art is affiliated to the University of Rajasthan. Located in Kishanpole Bazar, Jaipur, it provides art education to students so as to groom the artist in them. The school has fostered some of the most nationally and internationally respected artisans. Some of the courses provided by Rajasthan School of Arts are Bachelor of Visual Arts in streams such as Applied Arts, Painting and Sculpture and Master of Fine Arts in streams like Sculpture, Applied Arts and Painting.
Picasso offers BSc in Animation and Multimedia along with offering diploma courses in Game Designing, Animation and Film Making and Specialized courses in Modeling and Texturing, Animation, Lighting and Shading and in Compositing and VFX. It also offers short term courses in Graphic Designing, Web Designing and Web Development.
An extension to Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, BIT Jaipur hosts an Animation & Multimedia department as well. The courses offered here include B.Sc. in Animation and Multimedia, M.Sc. Animation Design and Ph.D. in Animation & Multimedia.
It offers a BFA course in Animation and VFX.
ARCH Academy of Design is affiliated to the University of Rajasthan and is accredited by UGC. This institute offers courses in Fashion Design, Textile Design, Jewellery Design, Craft, Accessory Design, Design Management and Design Communication.
JNU runs a BSc in Animation program.
Located on the 3rd floor of Apex Tower, Lal Kothi, Tonk Road, Jaipur, Reliance AIMS offers B.Sc. degree course in Digital Animation and Film Making.
Affiliated to Wigan and Leigh College, UK, the WLCI College in Jaipur is a professional training institution offering courses in Advertising and Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Mass Communication, Fashion Technology, Merchandising and Management studies.
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