The unique Management course to study Hindu Temple Administration is offered by
The one-year diploma course, Mandir Vyavasthapan, was introduced last year by
First batch of 500 students are awaiting the results. Candidates have to pass class XII to gain admission.
“We introduced the one-year diploma last year and received a tremendous response. Today, professionals are needed to manage temples and that’s what this course is about,” says vice-chancellor of the university, Pankaj Jani.
Experts in various fields are invited as visiting faculty. “We arrange tours at famous temples across the state. Then, we give assignments to students about their management,” he says.