• The ICFAI University,  Jaipur

Regulatory Recognitions

Regulatory Recognitions


The ICFAI University Jaipur is recognised by University Grants Commission (UGC)

The ICFAI University Jaipur has been approved, recognised & listed by the UGC, under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956. The University is competent to award Degrees as specified by UGC under section 22 of the UGC Act vide Letter No.F.8-37/2011 (CPP-I/PU) Dated - February 10, 2012. Click here to see UGC-approval.

The ICFAI University Jaipur is a full-fledged university and not a deemed university.

Click here to see ICFAI University, Jaipur listed on University Grants Commission (UGC) website


As per the law, UGC approved Universities do not require AICTE approval. Only the institutions, which are affiliated to Universities require AICTE approval. As The ICFAI University, Jaipur is a Bonafide University established by Rajasthan State Act, it does not require AICTE approval to conduct technical courses. This standing of law is notified by the Supreme Court of India in the case of Bharathidasan University Vs AICTE. Click here to view copy of the relevant judgment of the Supreme Court Judgment on AICTE

The ICFAI University, Jaipur is empowered to award B.Tech and M.Tech degrees and the University is not required to take approval of AICTE to conduct these programs.

Established by the State Government

The ICFAI University, Jaipur has been notified by the Government of Rajasthan (Act No. 20 of 2011) vide Notification dated May 24, 2011. Click here for Gazette Notification

Member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

The ICFAI University Jaipur is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). Click here for AIU letter.

Click here for The ICFAI University, Jaipur listed under the AIU Members List

Bar Council of India (BCI)

The Bar Council of India (BCI) granted approval of affiliation for imparting Law programs. Click here for BCI Approval Letter

Like any UGC recognized Degrees of any University in India, students passing out from The ICFAI University Jaipur are eligible to appear for examinations like GATE, CAT, UPSC, GMAT, GRE, JRF etc.

For example:

Eligibility to sit in the UPSC examination is a Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.
The ICFAI University Jaipur students are eligible to sit in UPSC examinations.

Eligibility for CAT is a Bachelor Degree with at least 50% marks from a University established by Central or State Act.

As The ICFAI University Jaipur is a University established by the Act passed by the State Government, students are eligible for CAT and every year students of The ICFAI University Jaipur participate in the CAT Examination.

For GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering Examination) conducted by IITs in India, Many students of The ICFAI University Jaipur take part in this examination every year.