Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute is a Deemed-to-be-University that is administered by the Ramakrishna Mission. It was declared by Government of India, through a Gazetted Notification dated 5 January 2005, as a de novo Deemed-to-be-University under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956. It has five campuses in Belur (Main Campus), Kolkata, Coimbatore, Ranchi and Narendrapur. The Deemed-to-be-University status was confirmed by the MHRD Notification in 2012.
The Deemed-to-be-University provides courses on subjects as varied as rural and tribal development, disability management and special education, fundamental science education and Indian cultural and spiritual heritage.
The Deemed-to-be-University’s School of Mathematical Science started its academic activities in July 2008. The classes are conducted at the main campus of the Deemed-to-be-University at Belur and at Vivekananda Research Centre, the ancestral house of Swami Vivekananda in Kolkata.
The Deemed-to-be-University is also conducting these courses at its specialized faculty centers throughout the country. Other unconventional areas that the Deemed-to-be-University is engaged in are disability management and special education at Coimbatore, integrated rural development including tribal development and management at its centers in Ranchi and Narendrapur.
Centres of Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
Offsite Faculty Centres
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