Jai Narain Vyas University

Updated on: Nov 17, 2014

Established in 1962, Jai Narain Vyas University was initially named as University of Jodhpur. MBM Engineering College, Jaswant College, S.M.K College and K.N. College for Women were the four Government colleges of Jodhpur which came under the banner of Jai Narain Vyas University. Shah G.L. Kabra Teacher’s Training College which was a private college at the time of the establishment of the University became an affiliate college later in the period.

Jai Narain University got its recognition under UGC in the same year of its establishment and is a residential college. Although the colleges situated within the municipal areas of Jodhpur are affiliated to this University. 

The university is situated in Western Rajasthan especially the Thar Desert and most of the University’s research and developmental works involve the heritage, society and challenges of the region. The University also caters to the children of the defence and paramilitary forces as the region is situated along the borders with Pakistan.

The programmes offered at the University range from doctoral, under-graduate, diploma, certificate courses in almost all faculties. There are over 40 post-graduate programmes, 30 under-graduate programmes, over 10 post-graduate diploma programmes and 5 diploma and certificate programmes offered at the University. Ph.D in Philosophy is also offered as a programme here.

Jai Narayan Vyas University is spread over an area of 315.40 Hectares (764.75 Acres). The campuses of five academic colleges including New campus, Jaswant campus, S.M.K. campus, K.N. College for Women campus and MBM Engineering College campus make up the total area of Jai Narain Vyas University campus.

Jai Narain Vyas University Constituent Colleges

  • M.B.M Engineering College, Jodhpur
  • Jaswant College, Jodhpur
  • S.M.K College, Jodhpur
  • Kamla Nehru Girl's College, Jodhpur

A private college Mahesh Teachers Training College, Jodhpur along with all these four colleges became part of the university; these colleges are the most sought after colleges for the university. Before being taken over by the University these colleges had already established themselves as centres for learning and development. 

Jai Narain Vyas University Affiliated Colleges 

Apart from the four colleges those have become part of the university, there are 10 colleges affiliated to the university.

1. Lachoo Memorial College of Science & Technology 
Shastri Nagar,Jodhpur 
Ph: 2430956 
Email - info@lachoomemorial.org
Website - http://www.lachoomemorial.org

2. Shah Govardhan Lal Kabra Teachers College (C.T.E.)
Principal - Dr. Shirish Balya
Email - info@jnvu.org
Website - www.sgktc.org

3. Onkarmal Somani College of Commerce
Principal – Sh. D. D. Shah
Jodhpur -342001
Ph: 0291-2625893

4. Savitri Phule Mahila Mahavidhyalaya
Principal - Dr. Om Prakash Kachchwah
Jodhpur -342001
Ph: 0291-2546433

5. Lucky Institute of Professional Studies
Principal - Shri Shiv Narain Kachhwah
Kamla nehru Nagar 
Jodhpur -342001
Ph: 9829021260 

6. Mahesh Teachers Training College, Jodhpur

7.ShriNakodaParshvanath Jain Mahavidyalaya
Dr.Jitendra Bapna(Principal)
Ph: 0291-2616325

8. Chopasani Shoudh Sansthan

9. Adarsh Mahavidyalaya

10. Aishwarya College of Education

The four Government Colleges of Jodhpur that became a part of the University are as follows:

  • MBM Engineering College (now Faculty of Engineering with 11 Departments)
  • Jaswant College (now Faculty of Commerce & Management Studies with 04 Departments),
  • S.M.K. College (now Faculty of Law and Campus of Institute of Evening Studies.)
  • K.N. College for Women (The multi-faculty constituent college of the University)

Courses Offered at Jai Narain Vyas University

List of undergraduate, postgraduate and diploma and certificate courses in Jai Narain Vyas University is provided in the tables below:

Under-graduate Courses

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts (Economics Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts (History Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts ( Philosophy Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts ( Political Science Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts ( Psychology Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts ( Sanskrit Honours )
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Commerce ( Accounting Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce ( Business Finance Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of science ( Home Science )
  • Bachelor of law
  • B.E (CivilDept. )
  • B.E (Chemical Engg.)
  • B.E. : Computer Science & Electronic Engg.
  • B.E :: Electrical B.E. Electronics
  • B.E : Information Technology
  • B.E. Mechanical Engg.
  • B.E. ( Mining )
  • B.E. : Production & Industrial Engineering
  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Education
  • bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Computer Science.
  • Bio-Technology

Post Graduate Courses

  • Master of Arts :: Economics
  • Master of Arts :: English
  • Master of Arts :: Geography
  • Master of Arts :: Hindi
  • Master of Arts :: History
  • Master of Arts :: Journalism
  • Master of Arts :: Music
  • Master of Arts :: Philosophy
  • Master of Arts :: Political Science
  • Master of Arts :: Pyschology
  • Master of Arts :: Public Administration
  • Master of Arts :: Rajasthani
  • Master of Arts :: Sanskrit
  • Master of Arts :: Sociology
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Physical Education
  • Master of Commerce :: Accounting
  • Master of Commerce :: Business Administration
  • Master of Commerce :: Business Finance & Economics
  • Master of Science :: Botany (COSIST)
  • Master of Science :: Chemistry
  • Master of Science :: Electronics
  • Master of Science :: Geology
  • Master of Science :: Home Science
  • Master of Science :: Mathematics
  • Master of Science :: Physics
  • Master of Science :: Statistic
  • Master of Science :: Zoology
  • M.E :: Civil Engg.
  • M.E :: Electrical Engg
  • M.E :: Electronics & Telecommunication
  • M.E :: Mechenical Engg.
  • M.E :: Minning Engg
  • M.E :: Structural Engg
  • Master of Law Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Tourism Administration
  • Master of Computer Application
  • Master of Financial Analysis &Control
  • M.E. in Computer Science and Engineering (Part-Time)

Master of Philosophy

  • Master of Philiosophy - Accounting
  • Master of Philosophy - Business Finance & Economics
  • Doctor of Philosophy

Diploma Courses and Certificate Courses

  • Diploma in French

Certificate Courses

  • Certificate in French language
  • Certificate course on Adult & Continuing Education
  • Certificate Course on Population & Development

Post Graduate Diploma Courses

  • PG Diploma in Textile Chemistry
  • PG Diploma in Labour Laws, Labour Welfare & Personnel Management
  • PG Diploma in Legal & Forensic Sciences
  • PG Diploma in Desert Technology
  • PG Diploma in Computer Technology & Application
  • PG Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • PG Diploma in Tourism & Hotel Management
  • PG Diploma in International Business & Finance
  • PG Diploma in Computer Accounting & Auditing
  • PG Diploma in Tax Practice
  • PG Diploma in Marketing and Sales Management

Contact Details

New Campus  
Jai Narain Vyas University,
Pali Road, Jodhpur.

Old Campus

Jai Narain Vyas University,
Mohanpura Overbridge,
Ratanada, Jodhpur.
Website: http://www.jnvu.edu.in

University Administration

His Excellency SHRI S.K. SINGH 
Raj Bhawan, 
Email: info@jnvu.edu.in 

Vice – Chancellor 
Dr.Lokesh Kumar Shekhawat 
Vice-Chancellor's Residence, Residency Road,
JODHPUR -342011
Ph: 2432947

Smt. Nirmla Meena 
Ph: 2649733 
Email: info@jnvu.edu.in

Chairman, Library Board 

Dr. R.M. Sharma 
Hawa Villas, Kuchaman House, Meriti Gate,
Ph: 0291-2541924 

Finance Officer
Shri G.L. Tiwari 
JODHPUR -342001
Ph: 2433896 
Email: info@jnvu.edu.in

Jai Narayan Vyas University Dean

Dr.Anand Mathur 
C-6 Residency Road 
Jodhpur -342001
Ph: 0291-2621266/2624501

Dr. (Mrs.) Kalpana Mathur 
13, Krishna Nagar, Panch Batti Ratanada
Jodhpur -342001
Ph: 0291-2512261

Dr. S.K. Bhargava 
IV FS/4 Sector -3 University Staff Colony
Jodhpur -342001
Ph: 0291-2612396

Dr. M.K. Bhandari 
H-46, Shastri Nagar 
Jodhpur -342003
Ph: 0291-2433867
Email: info@jnvu.org

Dr.Achleshwar Bohra 
98, Raghu Ashish, Section-7 New Power House Road
Jodhpur -342001
Ph: 0291-2640611 
E-mail: info@jnvu.edu.in

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