Banasthali Vidyapith was established way back in 1935 when the concept of girl’s education virtually did not exist. It stands as the ‘world’s largest residential university for women’ having more than 17000 students on campus.
The university features among top 3-4% universities in the world as per Times Higher Education ranking, Ministry of Education has re-accredited Banasthali with highest possible NAAC A++ Grade. Banasthali is also the second highest ranked women’s university across the globe.
Banasthali Vidyapith has partnered with Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog to set up a world class Atal Incubation Centre (AIC) at Banasthali. AIC is India’s first and now the largest women centric Business Incubator solely supporting women-led startups.
AIC is well supported by the Ministry of MSME, Ministry of Electronics & IT (MeitY), Department of Science and Technology and DPIIT Startup India through which it offers seed funding support to Startups across all stages. AIC has recently partnered with the US Embassy, New Delhi for implementing the unique AWESpiring Program for supporting women entrepreneurs across 10 North-Indian states.
AIC envisions fostering an entrepreneur-friendly culture around academics & research through its state-of-the-art Incubation Center and a customized ‘Hybrid’ Incubation Program especially designed keeping in mind the unique challenges of women entrepreneurs.