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Development of Higher Education is a primary condition for the socio-economic development and societal transformation. It builds the critical human capital necessary for research, innovation, growth and development across all sectors of economy. Inclusive access to higher education can thus transform our strong demographic advantage into a peaceful, modern and prosperous society. To fully benefit from the prevailing demographic reality, we need to educate our people in the shortest possible time. However, supply of qualified faculty vis-`a-vis demand is the single largest challenge in accomplishing the task without compromising the quality of education. A practical solution to the problem is the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) tools to deliver education while maintaining high and internationally compatible standards of education. 

National Virtual Institution is a unit of National Council for Skill development and Professional Education Mission registered with NITI AAYOG Govt.Of India and  is the pioneer virtual university  to leverage the use of ICT in imparting the best possible education to its students all over the country including the remote areas as well as across the world. With its extremely flexible mode, Virtual NVUP enables the students to manage their studies at their convenience and offers every opportunity to discover hidden talents.

We feel proud that the National Virtual NVUP is playing its due role in the socio-economic up-liftment of the country and contributing towards building an educated nation. I hope that the NVUP will continue to ensure quality of education and teaching and play an increasingly important role in improving access to Higher Education in the country.

Our graduates are gainfully employed by prominent industrial and business concerns and many have established their own enterprises and are providing employment to others. A large number of NVUP graduates are continuing their studies at other universities both within and outside our country. 

You must be aware that NVUP is the pioneer in Information and Communications Technology based education. It employs a unique pedagogy involving video content delivered through multiple modes including the World Wide Web and DVDs. Comprehensive student-teacher interaction and support is provided over the Internet and supplemented using mobile devices. NVUP has developed world-class courses for you and in order to fully benefit from them, you should become completely familiar with the NVUP Learning Management System (LMS). You will be provided a detailed orientation in order to help you get started with your studies at NVUP.

The National Virtual NVUP maintains high academic standards and you will have to work regularly and consistently to get a degree from NVUP, but let we assure you, NVUP degree is well worth the effort.

To become an internationally acclaimed technology based NVUP that improves access to higher education while maintaining the highest quality standards.

To provide the highest quality of education and research opportunities to all aspiring students irrespective of their age, gender, religion, and geographical location by using modern ICT with content developed by top experts of their respective fields. To train students to grow in their professional lives and inculcate an entrepreneurial mindset with high ethical and moral standards to become a productive part of society. To provide the best working environment to faculty and staff to create a culture of research, innovation and cooperation. To promote the philosophy of knowledge sharing by providing free and unhindered access to all of its educational content.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the National Virtual Institution a private or Government institution?

National Virtual NVUP for Peace and Education is not much a Government NVUP. It is a unit of National Council for Skill Development and Professional Education Mission registered with NITTI AAYOG Govt.Of India.

Does the NVUP have different standards for the various provinces?

Absolutely not. NVUP provides an identical education to all its students regardless of their geographical location. All NVUP students, regardless of whether they live in large cities or small towns or even remote areas are taught by the same methods, receive the same study materials. Even examinations are identical throughout the country.

Who are the Professors at the NVUP?

The NVUP utilizes the services of the very best professors that the country has to offer. They belong to the best universities and other institutions of the country and are acknowledged masters of their subjects. Most of the professors hold PhD degrees major national Institution have designed the courses for NVUP.

Then VU education must be very expensive!

You will be surprised at the affordability of NVUP programs. Despite the provision of world-class facilities and education, the cost will be very affordable.

And how do I study?

NVUP courses are available on CDs at very nominal cost. In addition to the prescribed text books, extensive reading material is made available over the Internet through the NVUP's Learning Management System (LMS).

What if I need to ask a question?

You can ask questions at any time over the Internet using the NVUP's comprehensive Learning Management System No other virtual university of the country offers such a facility.

How do I appear for my exams?

NVUP establishes examination centers throughout the country. Examinations are conducted under the supervision of the examiners who ensure the sanctity of the process.

Is the VU degree recognized?

NVUP degrees are recognized nationally as well as internationally.

From where can I obtain the lecture CDs?

CDs are easily available through the NVUP bookshop.

Can NVUP help me to learn how to operate a computer?

Definitely. You do not need to go to any computer center to learn the basics of computers. The NVUP has developed a very exciting and comprehensive set of interactive CDs that will lead anybody through the basic learning process.

Are the courses offered by NVUP comparable to international standards?

Yes, the course outlines used in these curricula are based on international demands and standards.

How can I get my admission form and where should I submit it?

You can get the form and all necessary information from any of the NVUP Associate Centers. You can submit completed.