Overview – Research & Consultancy at VGU

At VGU we understand that education and research need to evolve and diversify constantly to match the requirements of profession and the social evolution for a developing country like India. At the same time, to match the requirements of a fast expanding and interdisciplinary university an organizational mechanism is set up to ideate, formulate policy and implement it among all stakeholders of the university. 

In a short span of 8 years since its inception the university has invested approx. Rs. 2 crores in research works through seed funding for projects, travel, and experimentation grants, conduction of national and international conferences with support of its faculties and students.

Presently the university hosts around 190 PhD scholars including 40 research scholars working under various priority domains of studies in association with the government departments like DRDO, MNRE, DST and SERB.

Through financial and technical support received from government agencies like NITI Aayog, DST- Government of Rajasthan,   and industry partners like Technocrats and Mangers Pvt Ltd, Ranka Charitable Trust, Design to Occupancy LLP, the university has been able to establish innovation centres and chairs dedicated to the identified domains of study like law, design, building sciences etc.

At VGU, significant focus is laid towards societal connect with formal education. Hence, consultancy projects like railway station design, craft cluster development and corporate training programs with Ministry of Power- BEE, MSME-KVIC, Jal Shakti Ministry-JJM are made a part of curricular and co-curricular learning of faculties and students. 

Matching up to the university vision statement the University Innovation Council, Decoller club and the IPR cell have worked hard towards a strong ecosystem for entrepreneurial development which can be vividly experienced at VGU campus. Motivated and groomed with not less than 15 capacity building events every year the campus students and faculty members have bagged high commendation and awards like ARIIA ranking, IIC 4.5-star certification by ministry of education and 30 awards at varied business plan and research presentation competitions across the country.