Jain University

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Jain University
Jain university Bengaluru
Former names
Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College (est. 1990)
Type Deemed University
Chancellor C. G. Krishnadas Nair
President Chenraj Roychand
Vice-Chancellor N.Sundararajan[1][2]
Location Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
12°55′05″N 77°35′28″E / 12.918°N 77.591°E / 12.918; 77.591
Website www.jainuniversity.ac.in
Jain University Global Campus Kanakpura Bangalore

Jain University is a higher education institute located in Bengaluru, India. Origination from Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, it was conferred the deemed to be university status in 2009.


Jain University originates from Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College (SBMJC), established by the JGI GROUP in 1990.[3] It was conferred deemed to be university status in 2009.[4]


the University offers more than 100 UG and PG programs in commerce, sciences, humanities and arts, engineering and technology and management.[5] It also offers courses for working professionals in the field of Business Administration, Engineering and Information technology.


In 2017, University got accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with A grade.[6]

Constituent colleges and centres[edit]

The university includes the following colleges and centers, all in Bangalore, unless otherwise noted:[7]

  • Center for Management Studies
  • School of Commerce Studies
  • School Of Sciences
  • CMS Business school
  • School of Engineering and Technology - Jain University
  • Center for Post Graduate Studies
  • Centre for Research in Social Science and Education
  • 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

Student life[edit]

Jain University campus housing system can accommodate nearly 85 percent of the student population. The residential system has a number of "living-learning communities" where academic activities and residential life are combined.

Jain University Hostel Building

Hostel accommodation[edit]

Jain University offers both on-campus (JGI Global Campus) and off-campus accommodations in different locations in Bangalore. The residential arrangements are separate for the sexes. University accommodations are managed by the Hostel Management Division.[8]

Notable alumni[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Interview with Dr N Sundarajan, Vice-Chancellor of Jain University, Bangalore". http://inventorshub.blogspot.com. Retrieved 10 August 2014. External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. ^ "Jain University Leadership". jainuniversity.ac.in. Retrieved 10 August 2009.
  3. ^ "Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College". jaincollege.ac.in. Retrieved 2018-04-16.
  4. ^ "Deemed Universities in Karnataka". Ugc.ac.in. Retrieved 2018-04-17.
  5. ^ "Programs and Courses Offered". Jain University. Retrieved 2018-04-16.
  6. ^ "Jain University awarded 'A' grade by NAAC". Uniindia.com. Retrieved 2017-08-16.
  7. ^ "Schools: Jain University". jainuniversity.ac.in. Archived from the original on 13 December 2011. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  8. ^ https://www.jainuniversity.ac.in/Hostel-Accomodation.php
  9. ^ "Anup Sridhar Profile".
  10. ^ "Rohit Havaldar".
  11. ^ "KL Rahul-Bio".
  12. ^ Notable Alumni Jain University

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 12°57′42″N 77°35′06″E / 12.9617°N 77.5849°E / 12.9617; 77.5849