Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University (BVDU), Pune was established in 1964. The mission that Bharati Vidyapeeth has defined for itself is to bring about intellectual awakening of people through the spread of education and to prepare human resources needed for all round development, particularly economic, of the country. In 1996, the Government of India, on the recommendation of the University Grants Commission, granted the status of “Deemed to be University” to a cluster of 12 institutions of Bharati Vidyapeeth in appreciation of their academic excellence.
Bharati Vidyapeeth runs more than 78 schools and 60 institutions of higher education, including those of professional education. Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University has 32 constituent units and is one of India’s largest multi-disciplinary multi-campus universities. Over the years BVDU has contributed thousands of well trained graduates, post graduates and research doctorates to the pool of professionals in India and abroad.
Bharati Vidyapeeth has established five specialized research institutes in the areas of Health Related Sciences, Biotechnology, Information Technology, Applied Chemistry and Social Sciences. Today, Bharati Vidyapeeth has its campuses in New Delhi, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Solapur, Kolhapur, Sangli, Karad, Satara and Panchgani and at quite a few other places.
Campuses of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University –
The Bharathiya Vidyapeeth-Pune has three main campuses such as Lavale Campus, Dhankawadi Campus and Erandwane Campus within Pune city.
- Lavale Campus – Bharati Vidyapeeth’s, Group of Institutes, Technical Campus, College of Engineering, Lavale, Pune was established in 2012. The campus occupies 350 acres of land with a beautiful landscape and all other amenities. Since the institute is located at the outskirts of Pune city. The institute runs five branches viz. Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, with an intake of 60 students each.
- Dhankawadi Campus – is the prime campus of BVDU and is spread across 85 acres of land which is very conveniently located, this campus is also known as the Katraj Campus, It houses 24 colleges of various disciplines major among them are the Medical College, Dental College, & College Of Engineering Pune.
- Erandwane Campus – is located in the heart of Pune City and houses 5 major and other smaller colleges primary among them are IMED, New Law College Pune, Pune College of Pharmacy and Yashwantrao Chavan college of Arts Science & Commerce.
Why Choose Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University?
- Bharati Vidyapeeth is a government recognized fully fledged University.
- It is NAAC reaccredited with “A “grade from National Assessment and Accreditation Council
- The university has approvals for varied courses from State and National educational accreditation sources
- BVDU is a member of Association of Indian Universities and the Association of Commonwealth Universities
- World class campuses and technical infrastructure spanning across 7 cities and one international campus in Dubai
- BVDU is probably the only University in the country having colleges of all health related disciplines such as Medical, Dental, Ayurved, Homoeopathic and Nursing within the same campus, in close vicinity of each other
- BVDU also probably is the only Deemed University in the country running research institutes besides colleges of professional education. It runs 5 research institutes one each in: Medical Sciences, Applied Chemistry, Social Sciences and Grape Processing and Biotechnology.
Facilities at Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University –
- Bank Facility
- Hospitality Facility
- Sports Facility
- Football Ground
Institutes/Colleges at Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University –
- Medical College Pune
- Dental College and Hospital, Pune
- College of Ayurved, Pune
- Homoeopathic Medical College, Pune
- College of Nursing, Pune
- College of Engineering, Pune
- College of Architecture, Pune
- Institute of Environment Education and Research, Pune
- Institute of Hotel Management and Catering technology, Pune
- Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Information technology and Biotechnology, Pune