Gujarat Vidyapeeth University Admission Forms 2014 Details of Courses, Eligibility, and Applications
The Gujarat Vidyapeeth University was set up in the year 1920 by the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi to provide for the higher education in the state of Gujarat. The university has been given the status of the Deemed University in the year 1963 by the University Grants Commission. The university was initially named as the Rashtriya Vidyapeeth at the time of the non-cooperation movement. The university provides education right from the nursery to the doctoral levels as per the ideals given by Mahatma Gandhi to nurture the country’s education.
The university main campus is situated at the Ashram Road in Ahemadabad and is called as the “The Mahatma Gandhi Parisar”. The university is affiliated to a number of colleges; some of the main colleges include the following:
Mahadev Desai College of Social Work, Ahemadabad; Mahadev Desai College of Social Work, Sadra; Mahadev Desai College of Education, Sadra; Mahadev Desai College of Social Work, Randheja; College of Education and Hindi Teachers Training College respectively.
Courses of Admission:
The university provides education in the following main courses.
1. Under Graduate Courses (3 years)
B.Ed (Mathematics/ Science/ English/ Sanskrit/ Gujarati/ Home Science/ Social Science/ Primary Education); B.Ed (Hindi) NCTE Approved (1 year); B.S. Sc (Hindi)/ (History)/ (Gujarati)/ (Micro Biology)/ (Economics)/ (Sociology)/ (Rural Development)/ (Home Sciences); Bachelor in Physical and Health Education; B.P.Ed (1 year)
2. Post Graduate Courses (2 years)
M.Ed (1 year); M.P.Ed; MA (Gujarati/ Translation/ Hindi/ Rural Economics/ History & Culture/ Sociology/ Gandhian Philosophy/Journalism & Mass Communication/ Jain Study/ Buddhist Philosophy); MCA (3 years); M.Lib; M.Sc; MSW; MRM; HRM
3. Diploma Courses (1 year)
PG Diploma in Yoga/ Audio Video/ Computer Applications/ Computer Hardware & Network Technology
4. Certificate Courses (6 months)
Light Music/ Chhanda Shastra/ Art and Craft (1 year)/ Computer Hardware and Network Technology
5. M.Phil (1 year)
Education/ Hindi/ Gujarati/ Rural economics/ Archival Science/ Science & Non Violence/ Jainism/ Buddhism/ Library and Information Science/ Journalism and Mass Communication/ Gandhian Philosophy/ Sociology/ Social Work/ Computer Science/ Population and Adult Education/ Rural Management/ Micro Biology/ Physical Education and Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
6. PhD Courses respectively
The applicants can register either in online mode by downloading the admission forms from the concerned university website or they can simply visit the university premises to purchase their admission forms. The admissions shall be done strictly on the basis of the merit and cut off in the entrance exams as conducted by the university for this purpose.
The completed admission forms along with the attested documents along with the application fee should be submitted at the mentioned address before the dates as specified for this purpose.
Gujarat Vidyapeeth (Near Income Tax Office),
Ashram Road, Ahemadabad- 3840014.