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Vardhman Mahaveer Open University - Kota ( Rajasthan )

20 Acres
Accredited By
UGC , NAAC , Distance Education Council, MHRD
Established Date
Total Students
Rs. 1200 - Rs. 35100
( Annually) Fees Range
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Vardhman Mahaveer Open University - Open University - VMOU, Kota

Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (VMOU), Education, was established on 23rd July, 1987 and was initially named as Kota Open University. The culture of distance education was introduced in the 1980s.  VMOU was established by the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly under the Special Act. Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University is popularly known as VMOU and it is the third oldest Open University in India. The university has received various affiliations of organizations like NAAC, DEC, COL. VMOU is also member of The Association of Indian University (AIU). Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University is spread throughout Rajasthan with seven “regional centres” such as  Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota,  Udaipur, Bharatpur. It has 24 study centres in different cities to provide easy distance education. VMOU has a special centre at New Delhi. The university focuses mainly in the following streams: Humanities, Commerce, Library Science and Informatics. The university had almost 34000 new admissions in the year 2013.

Overview Courses

List of entrance exams 12th Exam
Pass percentage 90%
Percentage students passed first class 70%
Percentage students passed with distinction 90%
Total faculty 150
Average Graduation percent 14.6753246753%
Average PG percent 0.666666666667%
Usual Application Start Date 01 Jan
Usual Application End Date 31 Mar
Eligibility For Transfer No
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Overview Campus

Area 20 Acres
Built up area 80937 Acres
Classrooms 150
Sport Grounds 2
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Overview Placement

The placement cell at Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University offers and tries to build up a relationship between the academia and the industry. The cell conducts career counseling by organizing guest lectures, seminars, and personal visits.  The cell is also putting in best efforts to develop better communication and soft skills among its students and working thoroughly to attract more and more companies to visit and offer great number of campus placements.

Number of visiting companies 1
Average Salary 3.0 lacs
Min Salary 1.5 lacs
Max Salary 6.0 lacs
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News 132
Question 3
Last Update 04 Oct, 2016
Awards National awarded for distance education
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