Why Study At RK University ?


RK University, Rajkot is a State Private university established and approved by Govt. Of Gujarat under Private University Act 2009 and recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC), under section 22 of UGC Act, 1956. RK Group of Colleges was established in the year 2005 which grew rapidly, horizontally as well as vertically and was honoured with the Private University status in 2011, which was first in Saurashtra Region. Currently RK University offers 50+ courses in Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Applied Science & Computer Applications; from Diploma to Doctoral Level, with over 7000 students & 450+ staff members.

We believe that RKU is a place where “Change” happens. Our students are challenged and motivated to change their perspectives by our faculties. Our faculties constantly change their pedagogies and instructional approaches to match industry requirements & student needs. Our students go on to change the society with the knowledge they acquire at RKU.

University has received several awards & recognitions from reputed organizations, with one of the maximum number tieups with industries. Infosys, TCS, Microsoft, Indian Society for Technical Education, IBM, Oracle, National Instruments, CISCO, nVIDIA, Texas Instruments, Eduvance etc are some of the industries with which RK University has tieups and mutually establised centres of excellence / learning academy within the campus. CCI Technology Award for Best Industry Academic Interface & support to Innovators 2013 & 2014, CCI Technology Education Excellence Award from Jury of CMAI & ASSOCHAM, Most Promining Engineering Institute in Gujarat at Education Excellence Awards 2013, Best Startegic Partner by TCS, Business School Leadership Award of the Year by DNA & Stars of the Indsutry Group, Best Performing Engineering College 2009-2010 by Kutch Saurasthra Productivity Council etc are some of the laurels received by RK University. Shri Khodidabhai Patel (Hon. President – RK University) has been honored with Shiksha Bharti Puraskar by All India Achievers Foundation.

RK University is also partner with University of Massachusetts, Lowell – USA, Member of Indo Us Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE) and Member of International Federation for Engineering Education (IFEES) so as to improve the quality and global relevance of engineering education for a better world.