- What are the various courses of study offered by DDE?
Please Visit the programs Section on this site.
- What are the eligibility criteria for various courses offered?
Course wise Eligibility details are mentioned on this site Programs section.
- Do you conduct any entrance tests?
At present there is no any entrance test for the courses offered by the DDE.
- Where can I procure application form & prospectus of DDE?
Prospectus and application form can be obtained from any of our Regional Centre or Study Centre spread across the whole state of Madhya Pradesh. It can also be downloaded from our web-site www.mmyvvdde.com.
- Where should I submit the filled-in form?
The filled form along with all the requisite documents can be submitted to the concerned Regional/ Study Centre.
- How do I register my application for admission?
Please refer the link ‘Admission Procedure’ on this site for detailed procedure regarding the same.
- Where can I get the study materials?
Study materials will be provided by concerning Study Centre on completion of all admission formalities.
- Are the degrees of MMYVV conferred on DDE students recognized?
All the degree/diploma/certificate issued by the university are valid and recognized. Other relevant documents can be viewed on Recognition Section of this Site.
- When and where Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Vedic Vishwavidyalaya (MMYVV) was established?
The MMYVV was established by the Act No. 37 of 1995 of Madhya Pradesh Government vide gazette notification no 573 dated 29 Nov 1995. The University head office is at Village Karaundi, Tehsil Sihora, District Katni (earlier Katni was part of Jabalpur district), Madhya Pradesh. Directorate of Distance Education of the University is situated at Lamti, Vijay Nagar, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh.
- What are the objectives of the MMYVV?
The MMYVV has been established to disseminate quality education by using innovative methodology based on subjective knowledge of Maharishi Vedic Science, Transcendental Meditation (TM) and TM Siddhi programme. Maharishi Educational Institutions worldwide utilize Maharishi Consciousness based Education System (MCBE) for over 50 years. In India MMYVV has also introduced MCBE in mainstream of education.
The university offers Doctoral, PG, Graduate and Diploma programmes in most ancient Indian knowledge of Ved and Vedic Literature. The university started regular B. Ed. and B.P.Ed. courses approved by National Council of Teachers Education. [NCTE]. The university also offers D.Ed. course. MMYVV offers not only life oriented-life supporting Vedic courses but also offers conventional and professional job oriented courses. All modern and professional courses also have Vedic Science as part of curriculum, allowing students to enjoy full creative genius and total all round personality.
- What are means of transportation to University Head Quarters and Campuses?
The MMYVV HQ is situated in Village Karaundi, Block Umariapan, Tehsil Dheemarkheda, district Kanti. The HQ is located approximately 80 Km from Jabalpur and 35 Km from Katni. Karaundi can be reached from Jabalpur & Katni by road [NH 7]. In Both cases have to leave the highway and need to turn from Sleemnabad (next to petrol station and take direction Umariapan) Nearest railway station is Sihora. Sihora railway station is about 40 kms from the campus. Students/visitors should make sure if train has a stop at Sihora station. Only few trains stop as Sihora. All trains stop at Jabalpur and Katni.
All our Study Centres are situated at approachable locations in almost every division of MP.
Directorate of Distance Education and Education department is in Jabalpur city at Lamti, Vijay Nagar.
- Is the University an affiliating University?
Yes, it is affiliating University.
- Who is the Chancellor of the University?
His Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ji was the first Chancellor of the University. Now from January 2009 Brahmachari Girish Ji (Dr. Girish Chandra Varma, an accomplished world renowned educationist and the most blessed disciple of Maharishi Ji) is the Chancellor.
- How is the University administered?
Ans: The University is administered by Vice-Chancellor through a Board of Management and its various authorities and councils e.g. Academic Council, Finance Committee etc.
- Is MMYVV recognized by UGC?
Yes, MMYVV has been registered in list of UGC and is recognized by UGC under section 2 (F).
For details please visit Recognition section of this site.
- Is MMYVV a member of AIU?
Yes, MMYVV is a member of Association of Indian Universities. For details please visit Recognition section of this site.
- How are the programmes of MMYVV different from other Universities?
Besides benefits which the students gain in the normal educational system, exposure to time tested, scientifically validated, Maharishi’s Consciousness based Education System helps students reach full potential as human being. Other additional benefits include: –
The practice of Maharishi’s Transcendental Meditation (TM) Programme is the practical aspect of Maharishi’s Vedic Science and Technology, which imbibes the basic principles underlying and supporting the development of higher states of consciousness, thus laying the foundation for increased intelligence in the minds of the students and support of laws of nature. These deep connections between the students own growth of individual consciousness and cosmic consciousness around them is an integral part of curricula at MMYVV.
Maharishi Transcendental Meditation[TM] technique, which is taught to every student is a simple, natural and effortless technique which is easily and systematically learned by anyone irrespective of age, education, religion, or background. The twice daily group practice of TM instills in students a natural orderliness and coherence making them more receptive to knowledge. They exhibit greater alertness and radiate bliss and friendliness to their classmates and their teachers.
MMYVV has life oriented life supporting Vedic courses, which hone the overall personality and outlook of students leading to a better quality of life. Ambitious students also combine Graduates programmes with Jyotish, Vastu or Health courses to develop their knowledge as a hobby or qualify to dual profession utilizing this knowledge as consultants.