REVA University, nestled in the vibrant city of Bangalore, stands as an epitome of modern education and academic excellence. Spread across a picturesque 45- acre campus, this co-educational institution is an integral part of the esteemed Reva Group of Educational Institutions, overseen by the Rukmini Educational Charitable Trust. Boasting a place among India’s top 50 B-schools, the university has garnered widespread recognition for its commitment to delivering quality education and fostering holistic development among its students.
Established in 2003 by Chancellor Dr. P Shyama Raju, REVA University currently stands as a highly coveted hub for top-notch technical education. Initially established as the REVA Group of Institutions, it attained university status in 2012 under The Government of Karnataka.
Accredited by regulatory bodies like the University Grants Commission, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Bar Council of India (BCI), Council of Architecture (COA), and Council for Technical Education (CTE), the university is leading the way in shaping the education sector and preparing students for success in the dynamic global world.
The university offers its students a vibrant and colourful experience filled with a plethora of activities that create lasting memories. The campus boasts a diverse and thriving biodiversity, picturesque study lawns, and a captivating open-air theatre, offering a truly exceptional and enriching learning environment.
Renowned for its commitment to quality and excellence, REVA University has set new standards in modern education with its innovative teaching methods, exceptional facilities, and future-oriented curriculum. To prepare students for the dynamic job market, it offers an array of programs, including UG, PG, Ph.D., Diploma, and Certificate courses in engineering, architecture, science and technology, commerce, management, law and arts. Its core strength lies in its seasoned faculty, most of whom possess doctorates. Moreover, it has garnered the collaboration of accomplished scholars from prestigious establishments, and industry luminaries and business experts, to shape the educational frameworks and curricula for these specialised programs.
With three campuses featuring state-of- the-art infrastructure, the varsity offers an exciting knowledge-driven environment for over 15,000 students. Supported by dedicated administrative and technical staff, it maintains its commitment to delivering an excellent educational experience to its diverse community.
INNOVATIVE TEACHING METHODS
REVA University offers meticulously crafted, well-structured programs that blend knowledge assimilation, practical applications, hands-on training, and global and industrial relevance. Additionally, the university prioritises student preparation through the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) and Continuous Assessment and Grading Pattern (CAGP) of education. This system empowers students to select subjects of interest alongside core courses and acquire vocational skills, enhancing their learning experience and career prospects.
REVA University operates with a fully digitised approach. During the COVID-19 outbreak in 2020, it promptly embraced the concept of ‘Blended Learning’ with seamless transition to online classes in less than three days. By integrating digital learning tools, it promoted student engagement and empowered faculty to improve lesson plans. It employed virtual classrooms, videos, Augmented Reality, robots, and other tech tools to create conducive learning environments.
PASSION FOR RESEARCH
With over 900 dedicated research scholars actively engaged in high-quality research across the campus, the university strives to publish research theses, papers, and patents that drive intelligent, sustainable, and groundbreaking advancements. Its Research and Development Cell maintains collaborations with diverse funding agencies, R&D institutions, and industries to fuel the pursuit of cutting-edge research in fields with significant social impact. Furthermore, emphasising the importance of industry-institute partnerships, it actively shares knowledge to foster innovation and development.
GIVING BACK TO SOCIETY
REVA University has made a significant commitment to promoting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of its mission to create a sustainable and progressive society. Its dedication to the SDGs exemplifies its commitment to creating a better future for both its students and the wider community.
The university places emphasis on addressing gender disparities to foster inclusivity. Its distinct endeavours like Nyaya Darshana, Samaavesha, and Panchvaktram, effectively empower women, cultivating an environment of equity and empowerment for all. It is also taking the lead in promoting indigenous sports through Khel Khoj. In line with UN SDGs, NEP 2020, and G20 India, the initiative aims to revitalise traditional games from Indian states, supporting the Ministry of Education’s mission.
ACHIEVEMENTS AND RECOGNITION
REVA University’s exceptional placement model has earned it remarkable achievements and prestigious rankings. It currently holds a DIAMOND Band rating from QS I Gauge, ranks 47th among all private universities in India, and stands sixth among private universities in Karnataka, according to the QS Asian University Rankings. Recently, the university achieved a spot in the Top 100 Universities in NIRF Innovation Rankings, falling in the 51-100 band.