Right to Information Act (RTI)

Sir Padampat Singhania University (SPSU), Udaipur

Right to Information and Obligations of Public Authorities as per Section 4(1)(b) of RTI Act 2005.



  1. Introduction
  • Background: Right to Information Act 2005 (RTI Act 2005).
  • Objectives: To provide information about the University.
  • Users: Students, Faculty, Staff and general public.
  • Organization of this Handbook: As per the guidelines of MHRD, GoI.
  • Definitions: Right to Information Act 2005, and Sir Padampat Singhania University Act 2008.
  • Contact Person: Prof. Udayprakash R Singh, Registrar, SPSU, Bhatewar, Udaipur 313601, Rajasthan. Email: [email protected]
  1. Particulars of Organization, Functions and Duties.
  • (a) Establishment: In 2007, through an Ordinance of State Govt. of Rajasthan.
  • (b) Main Objectives: To undertake research and studies in various branches of Science, Engineering & Technology, Hospitality & Management, and to achieve excellence and impart and disseminate knowledge in the said disciplines.
  • (c)Services being provided by the Institute.
    • Teaching UG and PG levels in Engineering, Science and Management
    • To undertake research, training and consultancy
    • To organize conferences, seminars and short-term courses
  • (d) Address of the University.
    • Sir Padampat Singhania University, Bhatewar, Udaipur 313601, Rajasthan.
  • (e) Organizational Structure.
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  • (f) Arrangements and methods made for seeking public participation/contribution.
    • The Board of Management has representatives of State Government, nominees from Academia, Industries and Financial Institutions. The Academic Council and the Board of Studies have representatives from Academia and Industry. The Sexual Harassment Committee has members from women social activist. The Anti-Ragging Committee has members from Parents of the students.
  • (g) Institute working hours.
    • From 9.30 am to 5.30 pm (Monday to Saturday)
  1. Powers and Duties of the Officers.
  • As per the provisions specified in the SPSU Act 2008. Click Here
  1. Procedure followed in Decision Making Process.
  • The Board of Management, Chairperson, President, Registrar, Dean, Head of the Departments carry out various functions of the university as per the procedure laid down in the rules and regulation of the university. The decisions are communicated by announcements, notifications, advertisements and university website. The university takes decision regarding academic matters, students’ affairs, staff affairs, finance, facilities and infrastructure of the university.
  1. The norms set by it for the discharge of its functions.
  • Various programmes of the university are set by the respective Academic Committees, which monitors progress and achievements of students pursuing various academic programmes.
  1. Rules, Regulations and Instructions used.
  • Regulations on Academic Matters and Service Rules are followed. Click Here
  1. Statement of the categories of documents that are held by it or under its control.
  • Sir Padampat Singhania Act 2008.
  • Annual Reports
  • Research Journal and other Publications
  • Any other relevant information sought by general public
  1. Mode of public participation.
  • The university encourages public participation and guidance through members representing them in the Board of Management, Academic Council, Board of Studies, Proctorial Board, Research Board, and Sexual Harassment Committee and Anti-Ragging Committee.
  1. Board, Sub-Committees and other bodies.
  • Board of Management, Academic Council, Board of Studies, Research Board, Proctorial Board, Anti-ragging Committee, Sexual Harassment Committee, Students’ Grievance Committee, Employees’ Grievance Committee, Gr. IV employees’ Grievance Committee, Disciplinary Committee, ST/SC Committee, International Students Cell, Library Committee, Purchase Committee, Lab committee, Digital Learning and Monitoring Cell, and NAD Cell.
  1. Directory of officers and employees.
  1. Pay structure of university staff.
  1. The Budget Allocated.
  1. Subsidy Programmes.
  • Scholarships are awarded to the students to pursue their studies on the basis of merit and economic conditions.
  1. Particulars of recipients of concessions, permits or authorizations granted by it.
  • The university is processing with various competent authorities for availing various statutory exemptions.
  1. Information available on Electronic Form.
  • All relevant information about the university activities is available in the university website.
  1. Means, methods and facilities available to citizens for obtaining information.
  • Citizens can avail information from notice boards, post, email, website, advertisements, and press releases.
  1. Central Public Information Officer & First Appellate Authority.
  • Central Public Information Officer
  • Prof. Udayprakash R Singh
  • Public Information Officer,
  • Sir Padampat Singhania University,
  • Bhatewar, Udaipur 313601,
  • Rajasthan.
  • Email: [email protected]
  • First Appellate Authority
  • Prof. Pradip C Deka
  • President,
  • Sir Padampat Singhania University,
  • Bhatewar, Udaipur 313601,
  • Rajasthan.
  • Email: [email protected]
  1. Such other information as may be prescribed.
  • Research Projects
  • Research Papers
  • NSS Activity Reports
  • Students’ Club Activity Reports
  1. Website Accessibility Statement.
  • The university is committed to guarantee that the university website (www.spsu.ac.in) is accessible to all. The website is regularly updated. The website is available to the users 24x7 irrespective of device (web-enabled mobiles, desktops, laptops and tablets) and technology. The website is designed to comply with the industry standards in terms of design and content.
  1. Program Guidelines.
  1. Third Party Audit.
  1. Details of RTI received.
  1. Placement Report.
  1. Travel Details
  1. Research Projects
  1. Public consultation process.
  • The university encourages public participation and guidance through members of the university’s Board, Council and various Committees.
  1. Annual Reports