ARKA JAIN University (AJU) formerly known as Jain College is the pioneer private university rooted in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. The college marked the beginning of a new era among the young “Jamshedpurians”. Today AJU comprises of 25 Multi-Disciplinary programs and over 9 institutes, each  program meticulously designed to cater to industries. Objective is to inculcate important industry centric skills in students.

2011 marked the year when Mr. Amit Srivastav, the CEO of the university, introduced three courses namely B.Com, BBA and BCA. By 2014, PGDM courses were also introduced. In 2017, the university was declared the first private university by the honorable Chief Minister Shri Raghubar Das. The university campus is situated near steel city Jamshedpur.

AJU has expanded to accommodate adequate infrastructure for the mentees, intellectual mentors and has established excellent network with 100% placement support with the support from parent organization “The JGI Group”. Today, the university offers Diploma courses in Engineering for students who have completed class 10th, and undergraduate courses for those who have completed class 12th, shaping one’s thoughts and actions to compete as masters in their profession.


ARKA JAIN University and The JGI Group is tirelessly working to produce trained professionals and good human beings. The combination of skills and ethics will help our students take the best decisions in life.


AJU wants to bridge the gap between course curriculum and professional skills. We encourage applications based learning. The development of ideas will lead to innovative as well as practical innovations for the next generation of Entrepreneurs. Extra Curricular activities / sports help each individual to bring out their leadership skills, become a team player and think ethically. Small steps taken towards positive conditioning of the mind works as “The Butterfly Effect”, showing tremendous results in future.


The JGI Group has a proud history of achievements and we celebrate our successes as individuals and as an institution. Founded as an educational institute in the early 1990s, JGI Group revamped the prevalent methods of education and focused on innovation and entrepreneurship. It created ripples in the educational sector and enabled JGI Group to establish itself as one of the leaders in the education sector. Jain University, Jain Colleges, Jain Heritage Schools, Jain International Residential School, Jain International Schools, Jain Public Schools, and Jain Toddlers stand testimony to the vision and commitment of JGI Group towards educational excellence. Education combined with entrepreneurship is the stated aim of JGI Group. Our remarkable students continue to impress with stories of success both at home and on the world stage. Arka Jain University was established by the JHARKHAND State Legislature under “The Arka Jain University Act”. The University is a government-recognized university with the right to confer degrees as per the Sections 2(f) and 22(1) of the UGC Act, 1956.