Sanskrit Universities in India

The popularity of Sanskrit is on the rise and is being taught in several universities around the world. In India, there are several universities dedicated to Sanskrit research and teaching. They offer several degree and post graduate courses.

Only few states in India have Sanskrit Universities but most of the major universities in the states offer Sanskrit degree and post graduate courses.

  • Sanskrit University in Andhra Pradesh: Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupati.
  • Bihar: Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University, Kameshwar Nagar, Darbhanga.
  • Sanskrit Universities in Delhi: 1)Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan (Deemed University), 56-57, Institutional Area, Janakpuri, New Delhi.
    2) Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Katwaria Sarai, New Delhi.
  • Gujarat: Somnath Sanskrit University, Somnath Trust, BITCO Building, Prabas Patan, Somnath, Junagarh.
  • Kerala: Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Sree Sankarapuram, Kalady, Ernakulam.
  • Maharashtra: Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya,Baghela Bhawan, Sitalwadi, Mouda Road, Ramtek.
  • Orissa: Shri Jagannath Sanskrit Vishvavidyalaya, Srivihar, Puri.
  • Rajasthan: Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Rajasthan Sanskrit University, Vill – Madau (Muhana), Bhankrota, Jaipur.
  • Uttar Pradesh: Sampurnanand Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi.