Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya

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Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya
राजीव गांधी प्रौद्योगिकी विश्वविद्यालय
RGPV Main Building.jpg
RGPV Main Building
Motto प्रज्ञानं ब्रह्म (Sanskrit)
Motto in English
Consciousness is the Ultimate
Type Public
Established 1998
Affiliation UGC, NAAC
Endowment Government of Madhya Pradesh.
Vice-Chancellor Mrs. Kalpana Shrivastava
Location Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Campus Urban spread over 247 acres (1.00 km2)
Website www.rgpv.ac.in

Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV) is a Technological University of the state of Madhya Pradesh. Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya offers undergraduate, postgraduate and integrated postgraduate fulltime and online courses. They specialize in fields like Forensic Science, Engineering, Nanotechnology, Communication and Pharmacy. It is the 29th largest university in the world in terms of, the number of students enrolled in the university, having some 260,000 students.


RGPV was established in the year 1998, by Madhya Pradesh Vidhan Sabha Act 13, 1998.[1] The university was established as a common university for all the technical institutes, mainly including engineering and pharmacy colleges in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The university was named after the former Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi. All the colleges of Engineering, Pharmacy, Science and Technology as well as the Polytechnics affiliated to various universities and Boards of Technical Education are affiliated to the newly set up University of Technology.


A falcon, the mascot of RGPV, holds a degree in its beak, portraying the engineers graduating from RGPV. The falcon holds a pen in one of its claws, symbolises the power of expression. The paddy grasped by the other claw represents the productivity and prosperity resulting from the efforts of the graduates in their profession.


The management team includes:


1 Mrs. Kalpana Shrivastava Vice-Chancellor
2 Dr. S. K. Jain Registrar
3 Dr. A.k Singh Controller (Exams)
4 Yogendra Saxena Controller (Finance)
5 Dr.Rakesh Singhai Dy. Registrar (Admn.)
6 Dr.Sanjeev Sharma Dy. Registrar (Academics)

Polytechnic Wing

1 Sh. Arun Nahar Secretary
2 Dr. S. Danej Research Officer


The institution is near Gandhi Nagar on the outskirts of the city, 3 km from the airport on the Gwalior bypass road. The campus is spread over 247 acres (1.00 km2). The main buildings start 1 km from the main gate. The campus has instruction blocks, workshop, library block, nanotechnology block, School of Energy and Environment block and Administrative block. The campus has residential facilities for the staff and separate hostels for boys and girls. The campus is full of greenery and sightseeing locations specially in rainy season. Besides the above-mentioned blocks, the campus includes an Energy Park, Bio-diesel Plant, Medicinal Garden and a number of windmills and solar panels which contribute to the energy sources of the university.


All course work and examinations for all majors and subjects are conducted with English language as the mode of instruction. Undergraduate courses are given in all engineering fields. Postgraduate courses include Master of Computer Applications (MCA) and Master of Technology (M.Tech) in relevant fields, as well as other Master degrees.Integrated postgraduate course is offered in the six disciplines of engineering with the intake of 20 each



RGPV offers 4 yrs Bachelor of Engineering (BE) programs in advance Technology areas. The students interested in the BE courses being offered by the University, can apply for the admission on the basis of AIEEE — JEE Main (Before JEE Main, admission was through PET)/ 12th Standard marks merit.

Engineering Branches:-

Aeronautical Engineering

Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Automobile Engineering

Bio-Medical Engineering


Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

Electronics Engineering

Fire Technology & Safety

Industrial Engineering & Management

Industrial Production

Information Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Mining Engineering

Petro Chemical

Textile Technology

Dual degree[edit]

Dual Degree Integrated PG Programme is an initiative of Rajiv Gandhi Prodyogiki Vishwavidyalaya to provide quality education to students with extraordinary skills. Started in the year 2011, this programme is offered in the six disciplines of engineering with the intake of 20 each. Duration of this course is Five year. The students of DDI-PG programme will get either BE and MTech degree or BE and MBA degree on the successful completion of the course. This programme is offered in the autonomous UTDs of the university.The students interested in the dual degree courses being offered by the University, can apply for the admission on the basis of JEE Main through separate counselling (Before JEE Mains admission were conducted on the merit rank in RNET)


RGPV offers M.Tech Programs in advance Technology areas. The students interested in the PG courses being offered by the University Department can take admission on the basis of GATE / Non GATE merit marks.

The admissions in the PG Courses are done through centralized Counseling organized by University and Department of Technical Education, Government of Madhya Pradesh.

M.E./M.Tech Courses


Advanced Production Systems

Artificial Intelligence

Automobile Engineering

Building Construction Technology

CAD/CAM Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Communication Systems

Communication Tech. & Mgmt.

Computer aided Structural Analysis and Design

Computer Engineering & Application

Computer Science & Engineering

Computer Technology & Applications

Construction Planning and Management

Construction Technology and Management

Control System Engineering

Cyber Forensics

Cyber Security

Data Sciences

Design of Mechanical Systems

Digital Communication

Digital Electronics

Digital Instrumentation

Electrical Power Systems

Electronics & Communication Engineering-Communication Control & Net.

Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

Embedded System and VLSI Design

Embedded Systems

Energy & Environment Mgmt.

Energy Technology

Environmental Engineering

Heat Power

Heat Power and Thermal Engineering

Heat Power Engineering

High Voltage and Power Systems Engineering

Industrial Design

Industrial and Production Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Industrial Engineering & Management

Industrial Safety Engineering

Information Technology

Instrumentation & Control Engineering

Machine Design

Machine Design & Robotics

Micro Electronics & VLSI Design

Microwave & Millimeter Engineering


Power Electronics

Power Systems

Power Systems and Automation - Part Time

Production & Machine Design

Production and Industrial System

Production Engineering & Engineering Design

Software Engineering

Structural Engineering

System Software

Thermal Engineering

Thermal Power Engineering

Thermal Science Engineering

Thermal Systems and Design

Transportation Engineering


VLSI and Embedded Systems

VLSI and Micro Electronics

VLSI Design


10th and 12th pass Candidates are eligible for polytechnic 3 years diploma program. State level pre polytechnic test - PPT Entrance exam is compulsory to take admission into 3 year diploma course. RGPV offers 3 year diploma program in various streams – Automobile, Chemical, Civil, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical, Electronics & Telecommunication, Information Technology, Mechanical, Petro Chemical etc.


RGPV offers 4 yrs Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm) program through its affiliated Institutions . The students interested in the B. Pharm courses being offered by the University, can apply for the admission on the basis of AIEEE — JEE Main (Before JEE Main, admission was through Pre Pharmacy Test)/ 12th Standard marks merit.


RGPV offers M.Pharm Programs in advance Technology areas through its UTD (SOPS) and affiliated Institutions. The students interested in the PG courses being offered by the University can take admission on the basis of GPAT / Non GPAT merit marks.

Affiliated institutes[edit]

Under its umbrella there are numbers of institutions actively participating in providing the infrastructure and imparting Graduate level instructions running around 17 under graduate level courses to the students admitting to Post Graduate, Under Graduate and Diploma courses in Madhya Pradesh.[2]

Type of institute Number of institute
RGPV Affiliated engineering institutions 227
RGPV Affiliated pharmacy institutions 95
RGPV Affiliated MCA institutions 97
Affiliated architecture institutions 5
Affiliated diploma institutions 1


  1. ^ ".:: Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal ::.". rgpv.ac.in. Retrieved 16 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Affiliated Institutions". Retrieved 11 May 2017. 

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