The erstwhile Shri Raghunath Sanskrit Mahavidyalaya established
by the former Ruler
of the Jammu & Kashmir was taken over as one of the constituent Vidyapeetha by
the Sansthan on Ist April, 1971 and was named as Shri Ranbir Kendriya Sanskrit
Vidyapeetha. On declaration of the Sansthan as Deemed University, the Vidyapeetha
was renamed as Shri Ranbir Campus. It functions with six departments of Vyakarana,
Jyotisha (Phalita & Siddhanta), Sahitya, Darshana, Shiksha Shastra and Kashmir Shaiva
Kosha Project. Education is imparted by well versed teachers of different
disciplines to the Students of Prak Shastri to Acharya level. Shiksha Shastri
Course was started in 1979 for the training of Sanskrit teachers.Subjects like Hindi, Dogri,
English, Political Science and History are taught
along with traditional subjects up to Shastri
level. There is also good arrangement of computer education, study of environment and
Yoga training for the students.
Besides, the campus also offers research programme leading
to the award of Vidyavaridhi (Ph.D.) degree. The campus has undertaken an important
project of Kashmir Shaiva Darshana Kosha with object of compiling a dictionary of
Kashmir Shaiva Darshana. It has a rich library and 25
published works to its credit.
The land mark event during recent years is inauguration of Campus' own main
building, library and residential block at Kot Bhalwal, Jammu by Hon'ble Dr. Karan Singhji,
a renowned scholar and Member of Parliament on
18th March, 2007.The Govt. of Jammu
and Kashmir had allotted a piece of land measuring 84 canals for the campus.
This Campus is located on a piece of land admeasuring 10.50 acres on which
the buildings of about 6729 sq. mtrs.constructed.In addition to the main building, this campus
also has Boys’ Hostel(58 rooms), Girls' Hostel (19 rooms) and also 9 units of Staff Quarters.
Land 10.50 Acre.
Campus Photo Gallery