Vinayaka Missions' University was established in the year 2001. The Directorate of Distance Education commenced its programmes in 2005 with the objective of widening access to higher for diversified learners at national and global levels.
The university status was conferred by Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India with the recommendations of UGC excellence in education.
This University is also a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities ACU), which means graduates of VMU are recognized in all 54 Commonwealth countries, including Australia, Canada, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa and U.K.
University VISION: To achieve excellence in education and To make education as a tool for social change for the betterment of the society.