Jiwaji University Gwalior came into existence on May 23, 1964 through M.P. Govt. Ordinance no. 15 of 1963. Late Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, the then President of India, laid the foundation stone on 11th December 1964 at a sprawling campus of over 225 acres of land. Jiwaji University aims to lead the nation in research and education. We seek to do this in ways which benefit society on a national and a global scale .University strives to create knowledge, to open the minds of students to that knowledge, and to enable students to take best advantage of their educational opportunities. Jiwaji University embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching and research. Value creation through economic, social, and environmental development targeted to an increasingly global and multicultural world.
It is about five decade that University has witnessed a logarithmic phase of growth. It has also seen the strides that can parallel to any other national/ international academic institutions. Recently university has NAAC Reaccredited “A” Grade. The university has appreciated by approach of inter-disciplinary teaching, extracurricular activities, health and public awareness programs, healthy student-teacher relations, transparent admission procedure, cosmopolitan student profile, judicious use of resources and quality of research.
School of Commerce and Business Studies
The School of Commerce and Business Studies was established in 1980 with the aim of producing excellent students and researcher in the field of Commerce and Business Management. The department is running Post- Graduate and Doctoral Level programs.