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|Established||2009 (Formerly as Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College)|
|Type||Deemed to be University|
|Campus||Jain Global Campus|
Jain University is deemed-to-be-university in Bangalore, India. Established by Jain University Trust and promoted by the JGI Group in Indian state of Karnataka. Jain University is ranked 1 among top private universities in South India. It is the member of Association of Universities of Asia and Pacific and certified ISO 9001:2008 for quality management. It is a member of Association Of Indian Universities. It also possesses Jain International Residential School, Bangalore(JIRS), a premier international school in India.
Jain University (formerly Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, SBMJC) is declared deemed to be University under section 3 of the UGC act, 1956 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development of the Union Government vide notification No.F-9-57/2007-U.3 (A) Ministry of HRD, GOI December 19, 2008 & July 24, 2009.
Jain University brings in thought, leadership with a blend of academic rigour and a hands-on applicability to real-world issues. The learning environment is enriched by a team of highly talented & motivated faculty and staff, and an illustrious leadership.
Jain University has established 10 robust Centers of Excellence (CoEs) – Centre for Nano and Material Sciences; International Institute for Aerospace Engineering and Management; Centre for Emerging Technologies; Centre for Disaster Mitigation; Centre for Research in Social Sciences and Education; Centre for Ancient History & Culture; Centre for Indian Psychology; Centre for Advanced Studies in Biosciences, Center for Post Graduate Studies and Centre for Pure & Applied Sciences. These Centres nurture postgraduate researchers, increase employability and inculcate research culture among its faculties to contribute to society through innovative discoveries of new techniques and understandings.
There are over 185 innovative programmes offered by the University at the Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research levels that are rare and spanning a wide variety of elective courses and interdisciplinary certificate programmes ranging from Languages, Social Sciences & Humanities, Physical & Life Sciences, Engineering Science & Technology, Management and Commerce, etc. Ph.D. and M.Phil. programmes currently involves more than 500 Ph. D. Doctoral scholars from wide array of 28 disciplines who are engaged in interdisciplinary study. The University’s research showcases more than 100 projects funded by international and national agencies.
Constituent colleges and centres: The university includes the following colleges and centers, all in Bangalore, unless otherwise noted:
- Center for Management Studies
- Center for Post Graduate Studies
- Centre for Research in Social Science and Education
- Centre for Emerging Technologies
- Centre for Nano and Material Sciences
- Centre for Research in Pure and Applied Sciences
- Centre for Disaster Mitigation
- Centre for Ancient Indian History & Culture
- Centre for Indian Psychology
- Centre for Advanced Studies in Biosciences
- Chenraj Roychand Centre for Entrepreneurship
- International Institute for Aerospace Engineering and Management
- "Schools: Jain University". jainuniversity.ac.in. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
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