Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramoday Vishwavidyalaya (MGCGV) is India's first rural university at Chitrakoot .It was established on February 12, 1991 by Social activist Nanaji Deshmukh. Named after Mahatma Gandhi this university aims to provide higher education to people living in rural areas.
Extracurricular activities -The University also organizing various state/ zonal/ national level tournaments in the university.
• East- Zone inter university volleyball tournament.
• Athletics championship (Men & Women)
• Kabaddi (Men)
• Volleyball (Men)
• Cross country (Men)
Books ,back volume and theses
Average number of books added during the last three years
Electronic (e-books, e-journals)-
Special collections (e.g. text books, reference books, standards, patents)
The university provides SC/ST/OBC students with scholarship/fellowship as per MP Govt. regulations. The university also helps SC/ST students to avail UGC sponsored fellowship to pursue M.Phil and Ph.D studies.