Rajasthan Technical University

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Rajasthan Technical University
Rajasthan Technical University logo.jpg
Type Public
Established 2006
Chancellor Sh. Kalyan Singh
Vice-Chancellor Prof. N.P. Kaushik
Location Kota, Rajasthan, India, India
Campus Urban
Affiliations UGC
Website RTU

Rajasthan Technical University (RTU) is an affiliating university located in Kota in the state of Rajasthan, India. The university was established in 2006. It was established in 2006 by the Government of Rajasthan to enhance technical education in the state.RTU ranked in top 50 engineering college in india

The university has been established on the campus of the University College of Engineering, Kota (previously known as Engineering College, Kota), which is located on the Rawatbhata Road, about 14 km from Kota Railway Station and 10 km from Kota bus stand.

The university affiliates about 130 engineering colleges, 4 B.Arch colleges, 41 MCA colleges, 95 MBA colleges, 44 M.Tech colleges and 03 hotel management and catering institutes. More than 2.5 lakh students study in the institutes affiliated to the university.

The university offers Bachelor of Technology, Master of Technology, Master of Business Administration, Master of Computer Applications, and Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology.

The Governor of Rajasthan Shri Kalyan Singh is the Chancellor, and professor N. P. Kaushik is the vice chancellor of Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. Dean Academics is H. D. Charan, A top faculty of department of civil engineering of RTU. Associate professor C. D. Prasad is the chief warden of the hostels. Sanjeev Mishra head of department of Mechanical Engineering studied from BITS Pilani and former registrar of RTU is now REAP coordinator. All admission process for B.Tech/BE, M.Tech, PhD are conducted through REAP.

About RTU[edit]

Rajasthan Technical University is located on the campus of University College of Engineering(formerly Engineering College, Kota). The lush green campus is situated at the bank of river Chambal in an area of more than 385 acres.


RTU is based on the campus of the University Engineering College, Kota, in the city of Kota, approximately 500 kilometres (310 mi) from New Delhi, and about 250 kilometres (160 mi) from the state capital Jaipur.


RTU is an affiliating university. Its affiliated colleges offer the degrees of Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech), Master of Technology (M.Tech), Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Computer Applications (MCA) and Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT).[1]

As of April 2011, RTU affiliates 202 colleges. B.Tech degrees are offered at nine government aided institutes and 109 are private ones.[2] MBA degrees are offered at seven government aided institutes and 122 are private ones.[3] MCA degrees are offered in at seven government aided institutes and 25 are private ones.[4] M.Tech is offered in 24 colleges and BHMCT in four colleges. In addition, two colleges offer Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) degrees.

Departments of UCE[edit]

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Instrumentation & Control Engineering
  • Humanities and English Studies
  • Information Technology Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nano Technology
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Petrochemical Engineering
  • Production & Industrial Engineering
  • Physics Studies
  • Management Studies

Centre of Nanotechnology[edit]

The Center of Nanotechnology was established in RTU from session 2012-13, for research and development in the area of nanotechnology. Programmes in M.Tech. Nanotechnology (Structures) and M.Tech.Nanotechnology (Electro Mechanical), were commenced in the centre from session 2012-13. Presently 15 students of II semester and 10 students of IV semester are studying the M.Tech. Nanotechnology (Electro Mechanical) programme.


  1. ^ "Courses Offered - Rajasthan Technical University, Kota". rtu.ac.in. 2011. Retrieved 30 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "B.Tech Affiliated Colleges - Rajasthan Technical University, Kota". rtu.ac.in. Retrieved 30 October 2011. 
  3. ^ "MBA Affiliated Colleges - Rajasthan Technical University, Kota". rtu.ac.in. Retrieved 30 October 2011. 
  4. ^ "MCA Affiliated Colleges - Rajasthan Technical University, Kota". rtu.ac.in. Retrieved 30 October 2011. 

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