In 1995, the Sikkim Manipal University was established. In this region this university is the first government-private establishment meant for progress of education. The University Grants Commission recognizes SMU which is also approved by the Government of India. SMU offers distance education facility for students who cannot avail education on regular basis.
Since distance education is the future of education, many universities are offering distance education these days. SMU (Sikkim Manipal University) also offers many programs in the field of Management, Fashion Design, Information Technology, Mass Communication, Biotechnology, Commerce, Telecom, Health and Hospitality in Distance Education Mode. Sikkim Manipal University offers excellent programs in a wide range of areas embracing the streams of Commerce, Management, Science, Arts and Languages. Students from many parts of the country come here to study. Since the city is safe and peaceful, more and more students wish to gain excellent knowledge here.
Financial Management ( PGDFM ), Marketing Management (PGDMM), Human Resource Management (PGDHRM), Information Systems Management(PGDISM), PG Diploma in Banking Management (PGDBM), PG Diploma in Retail Operations Management (PGDROM), Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Banking, Finance, Human Resources, Information Systems, Marketing, Retail Operations, Operations Management, Project Management, Total Quality Management, Master of Business Administration in International Business (MBAIB), Bachelor of Commerce in Information System (BComIS), Master of Commerce in Information System (MComIS), Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication (BAJM), Master of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication (MAJM) and many more.
Admission forms of Sikkim Manipal University are available online. Students can also obtain prospectus from the university in which information related to date of form submission, date of entrance exams, documents to be attached, syllabi, start of course, duration, eligibility criteria, etc are available. Sikkim Manipal University also offers hostel facilities to outstation students.
At Majitar, Rangpo East Sikkim, the Engineering College of Sikkim Manipal University has its own campus. Located on the banks of river Teesta, the University is surrounded by green hills. The beautiful surroundings make this place an ideal place for learning. Faculties at Sikkim Manipal University are well qualified and offer quality education to the students coming here. There are separate hostels for boys and girls. The rooms are two-seaters, are well furnished, with attached bathrooms. The Sikkim Manipal University prospectus also offers complete information regarding the courses available, date of admission, date of entrance exams and results, syllabi, etc. Thus this is the best place to gain wonderful education.