Welcome to Jagadguru Kripalu University

Jagadguru Kripalu University has been established to offer world-class education and avenues to students aspiring to build great careers for becoming global leaders of the future. At this juncture of the 21st century, as society transitions into the Age of Knowledge, students have unprecedented opportunities to realise their vast intellectual, mental, and physical potential. The curriculum, pedagogy, faculty and environment at JKU are designed to inspire young minds and illumine their intellects to imbibe best of the East and the West.

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    Holistic Education

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    Combining the Best of East and West

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    Creating Leaders

Why JKU?

उद्धरेत् विद्यया आत्मानम्

“Elevate yourself through knowledge”

The university motto is a strong call-to-action for students to transform their personalities through the power of knowledge. The education at JKU will emphasize the practical application of theoretical learning that will help students solve real-world challenges. Students will develop the erudite intellect, clarity of vision and the skillsets for personal and professional success in life, and also contribute to elevate others around them.


Visit Our Campus

JKU Campus
JKU Campus

Spread over a 100-acre naturally abundant campus with state-of-art infrastructure and facilities, JKU forms a perfect setting for students to cultivate eminent qualities of head and heart. The campus is at a distance of 10 km from Cuttack and 20 km from the Bhubaneshwar, the capital of Odisha. The lush-green and hi-tech JKU Campus caters to all the comforts and needs of students for healthy and happy living. Facilities include hostels and residences for students and faculty, sports infrastructure, modern high-tech classrooms, auditoriums for recreation and cultural events, hospitals and round-the-clock security.


Swami Mukundananda – Founder & President Board of Governors

Swami Mukundananda is an international authority on mind-management, and a world-renowned teacher of spirituality and yoga. He is the pioneer of the unique yogic system called JKYog, also known as Yoga for the Body, Mind, and Soul. He has authored a wide range of books on mind management, spirituality, and healthy living, with his commentary on the Bhagavad Gita being one the mostly widely read commentaries in print worldwide. He is a senior disciple of Jagadguru Shri Kripaluji Maharaj, the 5th original Jagadguru in Indian history. Swamiji has a distinguished educational background with B.Tech. from IIT Delhi and MBA from IIM Calcutta.

Latest News

  • Seminar

    Seminar At Jagadguru Kripalu University

    CULTURE IN 21ST CENTURY INDIA – SOME ISSUES AND CHALLENGES DATE: 11 March 2019 VENUE: JKU Campus Banara, Via - Mundali Colony Tahasil–Damapad...

  • 1st ‘International Day of Yoga’ Celebration

    Swami Mukundananda's lecture At Yahoo

    Swami Mukundananda was invited to lecture at Yahoo! Headquarters in Sunnyvale on the topic of reprogramming the subconscious mind. The room was packed, w...

  • Advanced Yogic Poses - International Yoga Day

    Yoga experts, Dr. Asmita Devangan, Laxmipriya Sahu, Lopamudra Das and Santoshini Behra from JK Yoga and Naturopathy Hospital performed yogic dance on the...