Banasthali Vidyapith University

Banasthali Vidyapith University is a university for women and was previously known as Shri Shantabai Shiksha Kutir. The institute’s name was changed to Banasthali University in the year 1943 and it became a deemed university in the year 1983. Aside from full time courses, the university also offers Diploma and Certificate courses in subjects like Journalism & Mass Communication, E-Commerce, web designing, computer hardware and maintenance.

Name of the Institution Banasthali Vidyapith University
Type of Institution Deemed University
Location P.O. Banasthali Vidyapith,

Rajasthan – 304022

EPABX: 228341

Fax: 228365

Ownership Private
Accreditation/affiliation The institute has been accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Courses Offered BA, B.Sc, B.Ed, MA, M.Sc, B.Pharm, M.Pharm, M.Ed, B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Phil, and MBA.
  • Bioinformatics
  • Visual Arts
  • Bioscience and Biotechnology
  • Textile Designing
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Sociology
  • Chemistry
  • Sanskrit, Philosophy, and Vedic Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Political Science and Public Administration
  • Economics
  • Physics
  • Electronics
  • Physical Education and Sport
  • English and Modern European Languages
  • Pharmacy
  • Hindi
  • Music and Dance
  • Geography
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • History and Indian Culture
Admission Procedure For some of the courses, the students are selected on the basis of an admission test. The university is open only to women. The admission procedure begins in the month of June every year and the session begins in July.
  • Faculty of Social Science
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Fine Arts
  • Faculty of Management Studies
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Home Science
Scholarships The following scholarships are awarded to the deserving candidates:

  • Merit cum Needs Scholarship
  • Merit Scholarships
  • Artech – Dalmia Scholarship
  • Smt. Kasturi Devi Prembihari Scholarship
  • Mahindra Search for Talent Scholarships
  • Late Shri J.N. Ahori Scholarship
  • Smt. Kundan Lal Gupta Scholarship
  • Dr. Badri Prasad Shukla Scholarship
  • Smt. Kamla Devi Gupta Book Grant
  • Shri Shiva Prasad Farsaia Memorial Scholarship
  • Shri Hansulal Scholarship Endowments
  • Late Km. Neha Goswami Memorial Scholarship
  • Smt. Sitarani Mathur Scholarship
  • Shri Jamnalal Bajaj Scholarship
  • Shri Jhalani Scholarship
  • Shri Hemkarna Modi Scholarship
  • Smt. Nandini Chaudhary Scholarship
  • Kanoria Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria For the BA course, the candidates will have to pass their higher secondary examinations.

For the post graduation courses, the candidates must have a graduate degree in the relevant field from a recognized university.

Candidates who want to pursue a B.Ed will have to score 50% in Graduation.

For B.Sc and BCA, the candidates need to score at least 60% in their 10+2 examinations.

Established in the Year The institute was established in the year 1939.
Events The following events are held in the university on a regular basis:

  • Seminars and workshops
  • Prof. Diwakar Shastri Anniversary celebrations
  • West Zone & All India Inter University Cricket (Women’s) Tournament
  • National Symposium
  • Navotkarsh