Manipal University is a leading multi-disciplinary educational institution of the country which was established in the year 2011 in Jaipur by the Manipal Education Group. The MUJ – Manipal University, Jaipur has been approved by UGC and is recognized by BCI, COA, etc. Moreover, the University has many rankings and awards to its name. The University has given away several scholarships to deserving students over the years. It is situated at the Dehmi Kalan Village near the city of Jaipur. MUJ has got one of the best infrastructure facilities in the state. It spreads over a land of 122 acres and has a residential campus for students who wish to live in the hostels during their years at MUJ.
The students of the university enjoy ultra-modern infrastructure including state-of-art research facilities, classrooms with audio-video aids, and a digital modern library. The university encompasses a hostel facility for more than 5,900 capacity with WI-FI connectivity, centralised HAVC, CCTV surveillance, gymnasium, sports facility, etc. for the students from outstation. MUJ is one of the most recognised private universities in our country. The university has been ranked and awarded an innumerable number of times by various popular organizations for its magnificent contributions in the field of education and research. In 2019 Outlook-ICARE Rankings, the university was ranked in the 6th position under the Top 25 Young Universities and 9th in Top 50 State Private Universities.
The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programmes in streams such as Engineering, Architecture, Planning, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Hospitality, Humanities, Journalism and Mass Communication, Basic Sciences, Law, Commerce, Computer Applications, and Management. The admissions are made both based on marks secured in the qualifying examination and cut-off scores of the different entrance exams depending upon the courses. B. Tech., B. Des., BA, B.Sc. honours, MBA, LLM are the UG, PG, and Ph.D. courses offered here. It also offers post-doctoral courses. In total, the University offers a total of 27 courses in 13 streams.
Research & Development
The research activities are facilitated through the state-of-the-art innovation centre and inter-disciplinary labs. The university network is involved in path-breaking innovation projects that help in the growth and development of society. The focus on innovation ensures that the students have access to great research infrastructure and expert guidance. There are various student clubs like The Music Club for Musical performances, Aperture for photography, Cinefilia for Drama, and various other literature and art clubs. There are a lot of students festivals which are held annually like the Oneiros, the main cultural event, and the Techideate, the main technical festival.
The university provides placements in streams like Engineering, Design, Management, Science, and Law. More than five hundred organisations participate in the placements of Manipal University, Jaipur. Top recruiters who come to MUJ to hire their passing students consist of American Express, Accenture, Amazon, Birlasoft, BristleCone, Goldman Sachs, Dell, Ericsson, HPE India, Microsoft, L&T, National Instruments, Philips, Synopsys, SAP Labs, Tata Power, Uno Minda, UltraTech Cement, Yamaha, and Wipro.
Manipal University has some eminent alumni to show-off the quality of education this institute imparts. Some of the famous alumni are as follows.
- Satya Nadella, the Microsoft CEO
- Vikas Khanna, the Michelin Star Chef
- Rajeev Suri, the Nokia CEO