Located in Mandsaur, Madhya Pradesh, Mandsaur University (MU) was established with a mission to emerge as a leading center of academic excellence involving research and consultancy while adopting innovative strategies of industrial integration to create the value-driven, responsible, and future-ready professionals, entrepreneurs, and innovators. In 2015, MU was conferred the university status under the MP Act No. 17 of 2015 of Madhya Pradesh Niji Vishwavidyalaya.
“At Mandsaur University, we are trying to perform the multiple roles of creating new knowledge, acquiring new capabilities, and producing an intelligent human resource pool for the promotion of economic growth, cultural development, social cohesion, and equity,” says Dr. Bharat Singh Rawat, Vice-Chancellor, MU.
Expert Staff delivering High-Quality Education
MU has a well-qualified team of faculty members having vast experience both in academia and industry alike. These faculty members are involved in teaching and training the budding engineers, technocrats, and professionals in diverse disciplines like Engineering, Pharmacy, Management, Commerce, Computer Applications, Pharmacy, Agriculture, Life Sciences, Ayush Education, Fashion Design, Tourism & Hospitality, and Physical Education, Journalism & Mass Communication. Out of these, students can opt for courses as per their preference at diploma, graduate, post-graduate, and Ph. D levels.
Dr. Rawat further adds, “Apart from strengthening the teaching-learning process, research and extension program, special focus on value-based education, sports, extracurricular and other similar activities, to foster global competencies among the students, is our priority.”
Why Choose Education at Mandsaur University?
MU is not just a university but a community that values cultural diversity and respect for religion, age, gender, and socio-economic status. The university continuously upgrades its academic offerings and services to meet the evolving demands of the global workforce and ensure that the industry standards are met. All the programs offered by MU undergo constant review by accrediting bodies and are enhanced by the valuable insights from industrial partnerships and memberships with local and global organizations.
Moreover, MU has a tie-up with Moscow State University under a semester exchange/free tuition fee program where its students are provided global exposure and limitless opportunities. Additionally, there are AWS Accredited Programs in B.Tech(CSE), BCA & MCA degree courses. MU also takes pride in providing multi-disciplinary education encompassing 25 years of rich experience, expert faculty members, 100 labs in different disciplines, a diverse student population, 100% placements, and high-end campus facilities. These attributes not only make MU unique but also the go-to University in India.
Accreditation & MoUs
MU is a UGC-recognized university along with accreditations from Tifaccore in Green Pharmacy, ICAR, and Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), MP Private University. It has also formed partnerships with CISCO Networking Academy and Amazon AWS Academy.
In addition, MU has signed several industrial MoUs with renowned companies to bridge the gap between academia and industry needs, thereby improving students’ employability skills. Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd, Sanra Organics Pvt. Ltd, Zealous Web, and Gramophone Transforming Agriculture are a part of this collaboration.
Scholarships & Placement Programmes
MU offers the unique opportunity to acquire an excellent, multi-disciplinary education at a lower cost by giving students access to various scholarships. These include meritorious scholarships, alumni scholarships, lateral entry admission scholarships, and national & state level scholarships.
Moving ahead, placement time at MU is not a mere annual ritual; it is rather considered a time for showcasing the very best talent of the university to the industrial world. Therefore, the training & placement department is in continuous touch with several organizations in IT and the core industries of engineering, pharmacy, management, fashion, and tourism for setting campus interviews at the university. The department also makes continuous efforts to identify the current needs of the industries and trains students accordingly.
Even during the pandemic, 143 students of MU were placed with 48 companies. Wipro, TCS, BYJU’s, Infosys, and Gateway Group were some of the major recruiters. This is indeed a huge feat accomplished by students of MU, and their results speak louder for themselves.
Owing to these triumphs, MU was recognized as one of the top Universities in placements by Competition Success Review. It was also honored with Education Excellence Award for Excellence in Placement (Agriculture) by Zee News MPCG.
Excelling during Pre-& Post-Pandemic Times
MU adopted ERP powered online learning platform with hi-tech infrastructure during the pandemic. Faculty members prepared video lessons and shared them with students at timely intervals through appropriate channels. Important topics were given via Google Classroom, and troubleshooting was also done. Similarly, online exams were conducted, and results were declared on time.
Post-pandemic, MU plans to reform new education policies in various subjects and keep on delivering quality education to its students.
Preparing Students with Industry 4.0
Dr. Rawat and his team have formed an independent body of ‘Academic-Industry Forum,’ which applies skill India syllabus with practical knowledge. Students are also tutored on the latest advanced technologies such as IoT, robotics, and drone technology, serving with GIS & remote sensing and blockchain technology. Remarkably, these initiatives are well aligned with MU’s tagline that says, ‘Making Future Ready,’
“In the coming years, our goal is to become India’s premier university in driving the digital frontier, enable education for jobs in industry and promote research in niche areas. We are committed to holistic development of our students and strive to make a difference to society and community. And we will make it happen,” reveals Dr. Rawat.