The Sir Padampat Singhania University has been established with the passing of the Sir Padampat Singhania University, Udaipur Act, 2008 (Act No. 4 of 2008) by the Legislative Assembly of the State of Rajasthan. Sir Padampat Singhania University is approved by UGC vide Notification No: F.9-8/2009(CPP-1) dated 13 April 2009 and is empowered to award degree as specified by the UGC under section 22 of the UGC Act, 1956
The UGC conducted the mandatory inspection of SPSU in 16th-17th August 2013. Subsequent to the inspection, UGC recognized and approved SPSU u/s 2f of the UGC Act 1956 on 17th Oct 2014 at the 504th meeting of UGC commission.
SPSU Granted AIU Membership
The Association of Indian Universities (AIU) has granted membership to Sir Padampat Singhania University, Udaipur with effect from July 16 2013. AIU is an organisation to evaluate programmes of foreign universities and to equate them in relation to various programmes offered by the Indian universities.
AIU is mainly concerned with the recognition of degrees/diplomas awarded by accredited Universities in India and abroad for the purpose of equivalence and/or admission to higher courses at Indian Universities.
UGC approved Indian Universities may seek membership of AIU only after five years of functioning.