Banasthali Vidyapith

Banasthali Vidyapith History

Banasthali Vidyapith was founded on 6 October 1935 by freedom activists and educationalists Hiralal Shastri and Ratan Shastri. The university was officially declared an official university at the time of 1983. While NAAC has re-accredited Banasthali Vidyapith at the top possible Grade A level in 2011, the Review Committee (Tandon Committee) of the Ministry of HRD also appreciated the work by Vidyapith in the fields of Governance and Institutional achievements, research, student Progress, Infrastructure, etc. and placed Banasthali Vidyapith under 'Category A-List of Institutions Deemed to be Universities in the year 2010. The institution is listed in NIRF and QS I Gauge as well as Times Higher Education rankings. in 2020 NAAC recognized this school with an Agrade of ++.

The Vidyapith has enjoyed a degree of autonomy over its school programs from the beginning and was also affiliated with an outside agency to run its university programs in 1983. In 1983, the Indian government India upon recommendation from University Grants Commission notified the Vidyapith as an institute deemed to be a university.

When it was granted the status of university, The Vidyapith restructured its undergraduate curriculum. For postgraduate students, it added classes on Computer Science, Operational Research, Electronics and Biotechnology. The Teacher Education and Management programs have been introduced. The new courses include M.Sc. (Bioinformatics), M.Sc. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) and M.Sc. (Applied Microbiology).

Alongside professional programs including MBA and MCA and MCA, all postgraduate programmes within the Faculty of Science have a semester-based system. Since 2004, all social Science Humanities, Home, and Science postgraduate courses are now semester courses.

Banasthali Vidyapith Campus

The campus covers area of 850 acres. It is located approximately 80 kilometers away from Jaipur, the capital of Jaipur located within the Tonk district in Rajasthan, India. The campus is divided into three divisions: the school division, the division of the University and residential blocks. The residential blocks have 29 hostels that can accommodate up to 438 students.

The Laxmi Bai maidan(field) that measures approximately 2660 sq. km. is used to host annual fairs and parades while the Vidula maidan (4195 sq. km. approx.) includes fields for sports including volleyball, hockey tennis, tennis martial arts, large-scale physical displays. It also has a Veer Bala Maidan utilized for horse riding. is home to the Shakuntlam playing field is the main cricket field on the campus. The campus also has an outdoor swimming pool.

The campus also includes an airstrip with a license of 50,191,418 square. meters, that is used to teach students to fly and guide.

Banasthali Vidyapith also has its own hospital, Apaji Arogya Mandir, a guest house for parents as well as guests of the official, as well as an independent radio station known as Radio Banasthali

Banasthali Vidyapith Ranking

  • The 99th place was ranked in the category of management within India according to the Outlook Ranking 2020
  • Rated 801 by Times Higher Education Ranking 2020 among the Science colleges in the world.
  • Ranked 774th overall of India according to QS Ranking 2020
  • Ranked 19th in the category of Pharmacy within the NIRF Rankings 2019
  • The ranking was 87th overall in the category of NIRF Rankings for 2019

Banasthali Vidyapith Placement

Since the beginning of the university, We have been giving quality advice to our students in order that they are able to be beneficial to the society, organizations and the country. Our alumni work efficient in a variety of fields both at the national and state levels as an excellent workforce and successful entrepreneurs.

Banasthali Vidyapith Facilities

Below are a few facilities provided by the university in order to meet the needs of students:

  • Hotel: Banasthali University is a fully residential institution that has a totality of 31 hostels within the campus. There are a variety of rooms at each hostel, which range from 80-to 120. Each room is well-equipped with the basic amenities available. Each hostel is equipped with a separate Mess, Newspaper and Telephone facility.
  • Library: There's an excellent library on the campus that caters to the requirements of its students. It's stocked with world-renowned top quality .6 Lakhs books, journals magazines, newspapers and other publications. The university has collaborated with researchers to improve the collection of their services. Students also have access to online resources such as Sage Publishing, ShodhSindhu, Springer, IEEE Xplore, and many more.
  • Sports The campus is outfitted with high-quality facilities for sporting events and games. There is also the stage and projection rooms for cultural events that are regularly scheduled. The infrastructure is continually improved in terms of its quality and amenities.

Banasthali Vidyapith Jaipur Courses

The school offers a wide range of UG programs of 3 years or six semesters, like B.A., B.Sc., B.Sc. (Home Sc. ), B.Sc. (Aviation Science), BCA, BBA, B.Com. B. Ed. of two years or four semesters are also available along as well as an Aptitude Test to be held as a requirement. B.Tech. (CSE/EC/EI/EE/IT/BT/CE/MT), B.Pharm., B.Des. in addition to Integrated LLB with different course durations are also offered.

Course Name Eligibility
B.A. Intermediate graduate with Arts/ Science/ Home Science
B.Sc (Mathematics) Intermediate graduate with 60% marks with Maths
B.Sc (BioScience) Intermediate graduate with 55% marks with Biology
B.Com Intermediate graduate in any stream
BCA Intermediate graduate with 60% marks
B.Tech Intermediate graduate with 60% marks with PCM 
M.Sc Graduate in B.Sc with 60% marks
MJMC Bachelor’s degree in Journalism & Mass Communication 
LL.M Graduation in Law (5-year integrated law/3-year LL.B)
MCA Graduation with 60% marks
M.Tech Graduate in B.Tech/ B.E./ MCA/ M.Sc with 55% marks

Frequently asked questions

What is Banasthali Vidyapith famous for ?
Banasthali Vidyapith, founded in 1935, is the world's largest residential university for women, with more than eight decades of pioneering work in its field. Only one of its kind origin: The 'Banasthali story' is unique in the world.
Is Banasthali vidyapeeth government university ?
Banasthali Vidyapith (Banasthali University) was founded in 1935 and is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of Banasthali (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Rajasthan. In addition, this institution has a campus in Jaipur.
Is Banasthali for boys also ?
Only women are allowed to enter the Banasthali Vidyapith. All women, regardless of race, religion, caste, colour, or residence, are welcome to apply.
Who owns banasthali vidyapith ?
Hiralal Shastri
Is banasthali vidyapith a CBSE ?
It does not adhere to CBSE or ICSE standards. The syllabus is identical to that of CBSE. There isn't much of a difference between the two parts of the syllabus.
What is the last date of Banasthali form ?
On the official website, the Banasthali Vidyapith 2022 Admission Form has been released. The deadline to apply for the exam is 15 May 2022 (without late fees) and 30 May 2022 (with late fees) (with late fees). Candidates can apply using this link: Banasthali Vidyapith Application Form 2022.
Is banasthali vidyapeeth good for MBA ?
An MBA from Banasthali University is beneficial because the university's faculty is excellent and knowledgeable, and the university offers excellent opportunities for placements and internships in reputable companies.
How to reach Banasthali Vidyapith ?

There are three ways of reaching Banasthali Vidyapith, they are:

  • By Road: It is 72 km from Jaipur and 8 km off Jaipur-Kota stone.
  • By Rail: There is Banasthali Newai Railway Station or Jaipur (on Delhi-Ahemdabad broad gauge) or Swaimadhopur on Delhi-Mumbai broad gauge.
  • By Air: There is an airport at Banasthali, else Jaipur AIrport is 66 kms away.
What are the hostel facilities and rules of Banasthali Vidyapith ?
Students who enrol at Banasthali Vidyapith must choose between a hostel and a private room. Unless he/she lives within a 2-kilometer radius of the campus. There are 31 hostels in total, each with 80 to 120 rooms.
What is the meaning of Panchmukhi Shiksha at Banasthali Vidyapith ?

Panchmukhi Shiksha or Five Fold Education is a balanced mission towards an overall development of a student at Banasthali Vidyapith. These are:

  • Physical: Overall fitness through sports.
  • Aesthetics: Vocational training.
  • Practical: Work mechanism in practical life
  • Moral: Develop sensitivity towards others and other moral values.
  • Intellectual: Inculcating education through knowledge and not ratification.
What is unique about the payment portal of Banasthali Vidyapith ?
Fee payments for courses, certificates, and applications, as well as fees for university services such as migration, degree, and attestation, donations, and others, are all available online at the Banasthali Vidyapith official website.
Which type of scholarships are offered at Banasthali Vidyapith ?

There are three types of scholarships offered at Banasthali Vidyapith including:

  • Merit based Scholarships: Ranging from INR 5000 to INR 10000.
  • Merit cum Need Based Scholarships: Ranging from INR 5000 to INR 10000.

Scholarships from Private Institutions: Range from INR 700 to total fee waiver. 

What is the Ranking of Banasthali vidyapith ?
  • Ranked 88th in the Commerce category by India Today 2021
  • Ranked at 22nd in the Pharmacy category in India by NIRF 2021
  • Ranked at 35th in the University category in India by NIRF 2021
What is the placement of Banasthali Vidyapith ?
Banasthali Vidyapith has a good placement track record. Internships with some of the most prestigious companies were secured by the class of 2019-21. Students gain experience in the real-world working environment of the industry through internships. Zomato, Accenture, Philips, Vodafone, Airtel, Deloitte, and IBM are among the top recruiters who have visited the campus for placements.
Is there an entrance exam for Banasthali Vidyapith ?
Candidates can also apply for admission to the university by taking a national entrance exam. Authorities will compile a merit list following the aptitude test. The candidates' rank will be included in the merit list.