Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University

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Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University
वर्धमान महावीर खुला विश्वविद्यालय
Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University logo.jpg
Established 1987
Type Public, Open
Vice-Chancellor Prof Vinay Kumar Pathak[1]
Visitor Governor, State of Rajasthan
Students 34,000 (new enrollments.) - 2013
Location Kota, Rajasthan, India
Affiliations COL, NAAC, UGC,[2]DEC
Website www.vmou.ac.in

Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (Hindi: वर्धमान महावीर खुला विश्वविद्यालय is an open university in Kota, Rajasthan, India, established on July 23, 1987, and was initially known as Kota Open University.[3] focussing particularly on the humanities, commerce, library science and informatics.[4] The University includes among its aims the goal of seeking to educate those deprived under the conventional system of education. It is geographically distributed throughout Rajasthan, with six regional centres and several tens of "study centres" in different cities, in addition to a special Centre at New Delhi. The University has almost 34000 new admissions in year 2013 with a learner base of more that a lakh Students every year.

Regional Centers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ VC's Page on Official Website http://www.vmou.ac.in/people/dr-vinay-kumar-pathak
  2. ^ UGC's Rajasthan Page http://www.ugc.ac.in/stateuniversitylist.aspx?id=29&Unitype=2
  3. ^ "Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)". Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University. Retrieved 2008-03-17. 
  4. ^ "Courses". Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University. Retrieved 2008-03-17. 

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