Established by the Government of Rajasthan as a State University by an Act (No 5 of 2012) of the State legislature and is
UGC approved and empowered to grant degrees under Section 22 of UGC Act of 1956.
Institute of Engineering & Management (IEM) has just got permission from the Government of Rajasthan to start a Private State University in the name and style of "University of Engineering and Management(UEM), Jaipur" for offering higher education courses in Engineering, Management, Medicine, Law, Sciences and Arts. This is a landmark achievement where a Eastern India based educational organization has opened a University in Western India.
Institute of Engineering & Management (IEM) started as the first Private Engineering college in West Bengal and has been running Management and Engineering programmes for the last 21 years. IEM has been ranked "Outstanding Engineering Institute in Eastern India" by Star News and ranked Best among Private Engineering colleges in West Bengal by the Telegraph. The Business School of IEM has been ranked A+++ by Just Careers Magazine. Due to its track record of high quality education for more than two decades, IEM received written invitation from the Government of Rajasthan to open a high quality Technical University in Rajasthan.
The University of Engineering & Management (UEM), Jaipur Act No 5 of 2012 was made and promulgated by the Governor of Rajasthan and notified in the Government Gazette on March ?21, 2012 via notification No. F.2 (3) Vidhi 2/2012.University of Engineering & Management (UEM), Jaipur campus is a 32 acre lush green area, equipped with eminent technological facilities and beautiful ancient gothic architecture building, situated at Gurukul, Udaipuria, Sikar Road NH-11, Jaipur, Rajasthan - 303807. (7 kms. away from Chomu).The UEM campus is on the National highway NH-11 just 3.5 hours from New Delhi. The University is strategically located within driving distance of the recruitment hubs of India - New Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Jaipur.
The University campus includes advanced laboratories and integrated libraries with latest journals, magazines and books. Students will be guided by highly experienced and renowned faculties. The students will be given full 24x7 reading support by the institution library. Not only imparting education, the University provides ample scope for recreational facilities like cricket, football, carom, volleyball and hockey.
The courses offered include B.Tech (CSE, ECE, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical & Agricultural) & M.Tech (CSE, ECE, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical & Agricultural), MBA and Ph.D. (Engg. & Mgmt.).For the first batch special features include a placement guarantee to students maintaining over 80% attendance or course fee refund. The founding batch will also be provided with home travel assistance once per semester to visit their hometown. The tuition fees of B.Tech is Rs 40,000 per semester and MBA Rs 70,000 per semester is amongst the lowest tuition fees in the country for studying B.Tech and MBA. The tuition fees has been kept exceptionally low to enable meritorious students from all socio-economic backgrounds to avail high quality education.
The University of Engineering & Management (UEM) invites students from all over the country studying in First year BSc, BCA,and B.Tech in other colleges and universities, who are not satisfied with their present academic environment, they may migrate to UEM. Students who regret that they could not secure admission in the highly prestigious and competitive entry in IEM, Kolkata (top 5% of students of WBJEE get admission in IEM Kolkata) now have a second chance to get IEM brand's high quality education in Jaipur.
The University will focus on high end research in various areas of engineering, agriculture, health sciences and management sciences. The University status will help the IEM group to forge foreign collaborations with reputed Universities in USA, Canada, UK and Australia and collaborate with Government and Private sector for high end research projects. IEM group has been in discussions with M.I.T, USA for collaboration to conduct M.I.T syllabus in UEM and also teachers and student exchange programmes. UEM will have Professors of very high caliber, with IIT, IIM, XLRI, NITIE reputed alumni and teachers from top Institutes and Universities in India and abroad.
UEM will offer various undergraduate scholarships to meritorious students with 100% scholarship for students securing 95% and above in their class 12 board examinations, 50% scholarship for students securing 90% and above in their class 12 board examinations. UEM will also offer various postgraduate scholarships to meritorious students with 100% scholarship for students securing 95% and above in their class 12 board examinations and 85% in graduation, 50% scholarship for students securing 90% and above in their class 12 board examinations and 80% in graduation. To continue availing 100% scholarship student must secure position in top 5% of the merit list for the program. For continuation of 50% and 25% scholarship, student will have to secure position in top 10% of the merit list for the program.
The University will have pure vegetarian and non-vegetarian food served in its canteens and also North India, South Indian and Eastern & Western Indian cuisine . Separate hostel for boys and girls are there and there is strict vigilance and security for girl students specially.
The first Chancellor and Chairperson of the University will be G.K.Pillai, IAS(Former Home Secretary, Government Of India) and first Vice-Chancellor and President will be Prof. Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti(Director of IEM Kolkata).Jaipur, being India's foremost tourist city will give students an added advantage of a vibrant life outside campus and studies. The first planned city of India, Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan and one of the major stopovers of the tourists. International tourists planning to tour India starts the journey most often from Jaipur. The Golden Triangle Tour of India- Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur are popular among the domestic tourists for the extended route that it covers in few days. The majestic forts, havelis, monuments, and palaces are the reason Jaipur is one of the most attractive cities. There are interesting place of visit rich in history and reflecting the Rajputana heritage of the country. Jaipur offers the immortal woks of sandstone and marble with interior design, a legacy left by the Rajputs in India.