Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development, vide its Notification No. F-9-42/2005-u.3(A) dated 27th June 2008 has made dream project of Late Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru a reality by notifying Nehru Gram Bharati Vishwavidyalaya under section 3 of UGC Act 1956. With this notification Rajiv Gandhi Post Graduate College, Kotwa - Jamunipur, Allahabad stands elevated to the status of Vishwavidyalaya from the session 2008-2009.
It may be recollected that on 26th July 1962 Late Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru the then Prime Minister of India laid the foundation stone of the "Nehru Gram Bharati" at village Dubawal near Jamunipur-Kotwa of his Phulpur Parliamentary constituency. On this occasion addressing the gathering, he emphasized the need of vocational, technical and professional education apart from conventional one. He promised his electorate that the children's of Kisans need not to go to the cities for higher education, instead, would be educated and trained in the rural institutes, which is being setup in the village itself. These boys and girls will also get employment/self employment opportunities in their own villages. He also hoped that such rural institutes would come up in other part of the country also.
The Nehru Gram Bharati University is a society registered under societies Registration Act. 1860 with registration No. 1117/2006-2007 dated 02/01/2007. It has also been registered u/s 12AA of Indian Income Tax Act 1951 and exempted from Income Tax u/s 80G vide registration No. 58-59/359/12AA & 80G(5)(VI)/still/Allahabad -/2007-08.
Name of the Institution running the University
G.D. Memorial Trust
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University has a vibrant campus of 25 acres
The NGBU offer a wide range of under graduate and post graduate programs. For UG programs, the applicant must have completed their senior secondary school in the respective or relevant discipline whereas for applying for PG programs, he/she must hold a graduation degree. There are also 4 short terms courses for professional development.
Key Points regarding NGBU Admission 2017:
|Name of the University||Nehru Gram Bharati University|
|University Type||Private Higher Education Institution|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance Examination, Merit Based|
|Last Date to Apply|
|Application Mode||Offline and Online both|
|Name of the Entrance|
|Entrance Mode||Written examinations|
|Counselling Date||To be announced|
|Scholarship||Scholarships funded by Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India-BRNS, UGC, DST, Women Scientist Fellowships (WOS-DST), Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR)|
Candidates can obtain the application form in person from the university campus by making a payment of the prospectus and the application form
Students must make a payment of Rs.300/- for admission forms available at the university.
The university published a merit list after the entrance examination. The selected students are called for a counselling round as a part of final evaluation round.
In case of Under Graduate Programs, candidates willing to apply for different courses must fill in separate application forms for admissions to B.A., B.Com., B.Sc. (Maths), and B.Sc.(Zoology).
He/she must attach the following documents along with the application form:
a) Attested grade cards& certificate of High school & Intermediate Classes.
b) Character certificate issued by the Principal of the last Institution.
c) Migration/Transfer Certificate issued by the Last Institution.
The university follows reservation as per the guidelines issued by the government.Special preference is given to the students who have participated in state level sports competitions.
The university provides scholarships through National funding Agencies across different categories.The various Government funding agencies are Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India-BRNS, UGC, DST, Women Scientist Fellowships (WOS-DST), Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship, Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) etc. For women scholars, a special class of scholarships are available from UGC/DST.
UG Courses: B.A., B.Sc., B.L.I.Sc. (Library Science), B.A. (Language), B.C.A. (Computer Applications), B.B.A., B.Com., B.S.W. (Social Work), B.Ed.
PG Courses: MA, M.Mus, MBA, MCA, MSW, LLM, MJMC and M.Lib.I.Sc.