Jammu: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU), Katra, has been recognized as Excellent Band University in Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2021.
A University spokesman said that SMVDU has been placed at 12th Rank amongst the Government aided State universities.
This ranking was announced by the Union Minister of State for Education, Government of India, Subhas Sarkar through virtual mode.
“This is the second time Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University has been recognized as an Excellent Institution category in the Jammu and Kashmir,” he said.
ARIIA 2021 classifies into two major (technical and non-technical) and six subcategories.
A total of 10 government-aided universities are in the main rank and three in the excellent band.
All major parameters and indicators are used to rank education institutions for innovation output, standards, and entrepreneurship.
Prof RK Sinha, Vice-Chancellor, SMVDU, has congratulated all faculty members, staff, and students of the University on this achievement