About Rabindranath Tagore University

The Rabindranath Tagore University (RNTU), formerly known as AISECT University, was established in 2010 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh as India’s first Skills University. RNTU has been recognized at national and international platforms for its skill-based and research-oriented teaching through accolades like World Education Award Dubai, ASSOCHAM Excellence in Education Award, NIELIT Award, Shiksha Ratna Award and Education World Award. RNTU has also been certified as the “Great Place to Study 2019-20” at the UK House of Commons, London.

The University has also been ranked under the Top 80 Multi-Disciplinary Universities of the country by The Week magazine; Top 25 Young Universities and Top 50 Private State Universities by Outlook magazine; Top 42 India's Best Private General Universities by India Today magazine.

RNTU has 13 Faculties offering a range of Ph.D, M.Phil, Postgraduate and Undergraduate programmes in subjects like Management, Engineering, Commerce, Education, Arts, Paramedical Sciences, Nursing, Mass Communication and Law, along with 32 courses in Skill Development.

Focus on Skill Development

RNTU is India’s first University to inculcate compulsory skill development courses along with formal degree programmes enabling students to gain 5-6 skills by the time of graduation. In partnership with National Skill Development Corporation and Sector Skills Councils like BFSI, ASCI and ASDC, RNTU provides short-term certificate courses.It has also established a Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra to provide hands-on experience to students.

Research Focus

RNTU has established 9 Centers of Excellence including Center for Advanced Material Research, Center for Renewable Energy and Center for Earth & Space Science. The University holds extensive research linkages with University of SIGEN (Germany), NCTU (Taiwan), KAIST (South Korea), KYIV University (Ukraine) and Tribhuvan University (Nepal). By adopting three villages, RNTU encourages students to address local challenges through innovative solutions, giving them valuable experience in regards to social problems.

Placement and Entrepreneurship

RNTU graduates are successfully employed with companies like Genpact, Wipro, TCS, HCL and Micro Focus, among many others. RNTU is the only private university in Madhya Pradesh to set up Atal Incubation Center, strengthening entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Contact Us


RabinadraNath Tagore UNIVERSITY,
Village: Mendua ,Post: Bhojpur,
Near Bangrasiya chouraha, Bhopal-Chiklod Road ,District: Raisen,(M.P.)
Administrative Office Enquiry
Phone (India) : 0755-2700400, 0755-2700433, 0755-2700447
E-mail :info@rntu.ac.in
Web Site: rntu.ac.in