IASE Deemed University , as also Gandhi Vidya Mandir (GVM) the parent organization of IASE Deemed University is a non governmental organization run by a constitutionally elected management. There is no discrimination along the lines of caste, class or color.
The University is nestled like an oasis in the Thar Desert , near the town of Sardarshahr , in India 's north-western state of Rajasthan. It is about 350 km west of Delhi , 125 km east of Bikaner and 250 km north of Jaipur (connected by rail and road). GVM has its own triad of helipads.
GVM was founded in 1950, on an 1200-acre piece of land, in a terrain which is one of the harshest and the most backward. It is acutely prone to droughts, heat and cold waves, epidemics and other calamities. GVM has been striving to alleviate these suffering and backwardness through various permanent and ad-hoc programmes of education, culture, livelihood, health and hygiene, vocations etc. The rich cultural and spiritual heritage of India and propagation of Gandhian ideals of Ahimasa, Sarvoday and Universal Brotherhood. These values are given proper importance in the curricular, as well as periodical, programmes.
INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED STUDIES IN EDUCATION (IASE)
The new millennium heralded the dawn of a dream-come-true. After a long toil of over fifty years, Institute of Advanced Studies in Education (IASE) of GVM was formally recognized as Deemed to be University by the Govt. of India under section 3 of UGC Act-1956 vide their notification F.9/29/2000-U.3 of 25 th June 2002 and by the U.G.C. Vide their notification F.6-25/2001 (cpp-i) of 27 th July 2002. IASE is India's premiere institute in the Faculty of Education, facilitating teachers' training from primary up to the doctoral stage and also having an additional special charge of seven districts of Rajasthan, namely Jaipur, Dausa, Alwar, Sikar, Jhunjhunu and Charu, to improve the quality of teaching at all levels, through specific courses devised for training of in-service teachers.
IASE is a NAAC accredited B+ (79% i.e. 5 star rated) institute. The fledgling University has within no time created a niche of its own in the field of distance education. There are hundreds of Study Centres of the University, already operating, from Kashmir to Kanykumari, in the fields of IT, Management, Para-Medical, Vocational and various other modern and traditional streams.
Construction of new buildings for the colleges of IT, Management, Engineering, Home Science and Para-Medical Science are completed and some courses have been started, on-campus, and more will be added soon. Degree courses in Arts, Commerce and Science are offered on-campus at Seth Budhmal Dugar (Govt.) College.