RK University [RKU], Rajkot Gujarat was established in the year 2011 as Private University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Engineering, Management and Science. RKU is approved by the reputed PCI, IAP, AICTE, UGC, AIU, CCIM and DTE, and is accredited by NAAC. Management of RKU Rajkot is working under Mr. Khodidas Patel (President).
About RK University - RKU Rajkot
Under the leadership of Sh. Khodidasbhai Patel, the RK University was established in 2011 in Rajkot with the motive of bringing positivity and sustainability within society. UGC has recognised the University. NAAC, PCI, AIU, AICTE, CCIM, and IAP have accredited the university.
The University’s vision is to become a leading educational institute that assists young leaders to become responsible citizens and embeds them with ethical values. The university has a mission of developing a community of scholars and academicians who can support building a professional and intellectual environment.
The University provides academic education in different streams under the following institutes:
Ayurvedic College and Hospital
Faculty of Doctoral Studies & Research
School of Agriculture Science
School of Diploma Studies
School of Engineering
School of Management
School of Pharmacy
School of Physiotherapy
School of Science
RK University Admission
Applicants have to submit their details in the form provided on the official website of RK University for admission purposes. They can obtain the form by clicking on the “Admission” section of the website. After clicking on it they will see a form on their screen, which they need to fill out and submit. Applicants will get a call from the experts of the University.
RK University Scholarship
Students studying in different programs at RK University can avail K.S. Patel Scholarship Award, which is the largest scholarship scheme across Gujarat. This program has been designed to support meritorious students financially.
RK University at a Glance
RK University, Rajkot
PCI, IAP, AICTE, UGC, AIU, CCIM, DTE
UG/ PG/ Diploma/ Doctorate/ M.Phil
Mr. Khodidas Patel
Bhavnagar Highway, Kasturbadham,
Rajkot - 360020,
The Training & Placement Cell at RK University benefits the students by providing them assistance in improving their existing skills and preparing them for future challenges. The Cell works as a connection between the University and organisations. Faculty members of the Cell also resolve queries of the students and provide them support in choosing the right path for their respective careers. The Cell is working with a clear objective of providing the best employability opportunities to the students and maintaining strong relationships with prominent and existing recruiters. To strengthen the employability skills of students, the University keeps them on the right track by organising competency assessment sessions, internships, skill-based workshops, and mock interviews.
Students are appointed in companies like Accenture, Tata Consultancy Services, Infosys, Amazon, HCL, Decathlon, IBM, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Reliance Life Insurance, HDFC Bank, IDBI Bank, The Times of India, Coca-Cola, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Alembic Pharmaceutical Ltd., and many more.
Students at RK University get 24-hour security as CCTVs have been installed throughout the campus. The Wi-Fi facility allows students to access and download relevant academic information. Provided below is the information regarding Infrastructure and Facilities at the University:
Hostel: Male and Female students are benefited from separate accommodation amenities with indoor and outdoor sports facilities. They are also provided with laundry services and ATM facilities inside the premises of the campus.
Transport: Students of the University can avail transport facility, which picks them up from every part of the city.
Medical Facility: An emergency ambulance van has been kept ready for medical emergencies. Students are also provided with an in-house physiotherapy centre.
Dining Facilities: Students can spend their leisure time in a cafeteria, which provides them with fresh and healthy food. Around 4 mess halls on the campus provide seating accommodation for about 500 students. The campus has separate dining arrangements for both boys and girls.
Gymnasium & Sports Facilities: Sports facilities can be accessed by the students within the campus, which have the latest equipment. Students get trained under the supervision of experienced instructors in the gym.
Established in 2009, RK University is the leading educational organization that creates skilled and responsible citizens who look forward to serving the society. The founder, Mr. K. S. Patel, envisioned establishing academia that helps in the betterment of the nation.
Under the Gujarat Private Universities Act 2009, the RK University was established. The university is recognized by AICTE, UGC, PCI, IAP, and DTE. This is the first private University in Saurashtra, Gujarat. The University conducts various programs in Management, Engineering, Physiotherapy, Pharmacy, Applied Sciences, and Computer Applications at undergraduate, postgraduate and Doctoral level.
The University has received awards in various fields, it includes:
Awarded as Best performing academy all courses by CISCO in 2017, 2013, 2014
CCI Technology Education Excellence Awards,
Best performing academy CCNA 2017
Best University in use of Technology in Teaching Methodology
Most Promising Engineering Institute in Gujarat, Academic Leadership Award.
4th rank in Swachh campus 2018 among 7000 institutes.
Admission in various programs is made through entrance exams which are conducted at All India level or State level. For Admission in MBA courses, the score of CAT/MAT/CMAT is considered.
For admission in B.Tech, the valid score of Gujarat Common Entrance Test or Joint Entrance Examination is required. Admission to BPT and B.Pharm is made based on rank obtained in Gujarat Common Entrance Test.
Admission in M.Tech, M.Sc is according to the marks secured in last qualifying examination. A candidate seeking admission in M.Pharm must have passed the Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT). Admission in MPT is according to the marks obtained at Graduation level in relevant discipline. For admission in Ph.D., a candidate needs a valid score in Research Aptitude Test (RAT).