Gujarat Vidyapith (GV), Ahmedabad was established in 1920 by Mahatma Gandhi. Gujarat Vidyapith is a deemed university since 1963. Gujarat Vidyapith is funded by the UGC (University Grants Commission) for higher education programs. It was started as Rashtriya Vidyapith (National Institute of University Education) and was the wake of the non-cooperative Movement. The institute imparts higher education with an integrated system of education teaching from the nursery to the doctorate level.The main objective is to prepare workers of character, ability, culture and dedication for the conduct of movements connected with the regeneration of country in accordance with the ideals given by Mahatma Gandhi. The chief concern of the Gujarat Vidyapith is to conduct experiments in various fields of education with a view to develop the application of Gandhian thought and way in all aspects of education.
Vice ChancellorDr. Sudarshan Iyengar
AddressNr. Income Tax Office , Ashram Road, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India - 380 014