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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
Jain university Bengaluru
Former names
Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College (est. 1990)
TypeDeemed University
ChancellorC. G. Krishnadas Nair
PresidentChenraj Roychand
12°55′05″N 77°35′28″E / 12.918°N 77.591°E / 12.918; 77.591
Jain University Global Campus Kanakpura Bangalore



Jain University originates from Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College (SBMJC), established by the JGI GROUP in 1990.[2] It was conferred deemed to be university status in 2009.[3]


The university offers more than 100 UG and PG programs in commerce, sciences, humanities and arts, engineering and technology and management.[4] It also offers courses for working professionals in the field of Business Administration, Engineering and Information technology.


In 2017, the university got accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with A grade.[5]

Constituent colleges and centresEdit

The university includes the following colleges and centers, all in Bangalore, unless otherwise noted:[6]

  • CMS Business school
  • Center for Management Studies
  • 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
  • School of Commerce Studies
  • School Of Sciences
  • School of Engineering and Technology - Jain University

Student lifeEdit

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 accommodationEdit

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.[7]

Notable alumniEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Jain University Leadership". Retrieved 10 August 2009.
  2. ^ "Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College". Jain College. Retrieved 16 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Deemed Universities in Karnataka". University Grants Commission. Retrieved 17 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Programs and Courses Offered". Jain University. Retrieved 16 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Jain University awarded 'A' grade by NAAC". United India. 16 August 2017. Retrieved 16 August 2017.
  6. ^ "Schools: Jain University". Jain University. Archived from the original on 13 December 2011. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  7. ^ "Hostel facility in Best university of Bangalore". Jain University. Retrieved 21 December 2018.
  8. ^ "Anup Sridhar Profile". I love India. Retrieved 21 December 2018.
  9. ^ "Rohit Havaldar". CrunchBase. Retrieved 21 December 2018.
  10. ^ "KL Rahul-Bio". Stars unfolded. Retrieved 21 December 2018.
  11. ^ "Top University for (Sports) in Bangalore, India". Jain University. Retrieved 21 December 2018.

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