Jiwaji University is a reputed public university of the Madhya Pradesh. The name comes from that of Maharaja Jivaji Rao Scindia of Gwalior. Late Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, the President of India, laid the foundation stone at a sprawling campus of over 225 acres of land at Naulakha Parade ground. The university has 401 Government, Government aided and Private affiliated colleges. These colleges are of Medical, Engineering, Science, Education, Nursing, Management, Arts and Commerce etc.
About Jiwaji University:
May 23, 1964
Kailashwasi Maharaja Shrimant Jiwaji Rao Scindia and Rajmata Shrimati Vijayaraje Scindia
The Noorul Islam Center for Higher Education (NICHE) Society
UGC and AICTE, New Delhi
National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
Located at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
Nearest Metropolitan City
The University central Library has a collection of over 1,40,000 books and about 8,000 bound volumes of research journals. It also contains a section of unpublished theses. Presently more than 142 Indian and Foreign journals are being subscribed.