About the Campus
Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Dr Vibhuti Narayan Singh Campus Gangapur Varanasi is established in about 46 acres of land area donated by Dr Anant Narayan Singh S/o late Dr Vibhuti Narayan Singh, the last king of kingdom of Kashi, to Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Varanasi. The campus has very close proximity to the old fort of Gangapur, even some ruined part of fort has merged into the campus. Gangapur campus is only 16 Kilometers away from the main campus of Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi in the south- west side of Varanasi city, at Gangapur village of Varanasi district. Dr Vibhuti Narayan Singh Rural Medical Institute Gangapur Campus, Varanasi was established in the year 2006 with the guidance and efforts of then vice chancellor late professor Surendra Singh.
In the year 2013, a landmark decision was taken by former vice chancellor Dr Prithvish Nag, when he decided to introduce courses pertaining to Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce and Fine Arts with a view to imparting quality higher education in the rural area of Varanasi, neighbouring Bhadohi and Mirzapur districts. Professor M.B. Shukla was honoured to be the first director of this campus. This campus is taking a new shape in the efficient leadership and directorship of Professor T.N. Singh, honorable vice chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi. About three thousand and two hundred students are enrolled in the various courses offered at the campus. This campus is named after late Dr Vibhuti Narayan Singh, the last king of Kingdom of Kashi.
Under the guidance of the director, some working committees have been formed by honorable Vice Chancellor to maintain peaceful and learning friendly environment in the campus. These are Disciplinary Action Committee, Cultural Committee and Anti Ragging Committee. Two units of NSS have started working in the program officership of Dr. Avinash Singh and Dr. Ramesh Mishra.
Objectives of Establishment :
> Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth, Dr Vibhuti Narayan Singh campus, Gangapur, Varanasi is established with the sole objective of imparting quality education and creating learning friendly environment in the rural area of Varanasi, neighbouring Bhadohi and Mirzapur districts.
> Empowering women of the weaker section of the society living in rural areas through Education.
> Imparting quality higher education within the Economic reach of common students.
> Taking part in various community activities with the organizations having common interests.
> The campus will be dedicated to man making in the light of ideology of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of nation.
To contribute towards creating resources and means for the well being of rural mass through imparting quality education, creating an environment conducive to learning and building of Institutions to vitalize all stakeholders with a view to nation building. This campus will be dedicated two man making in the light of ideology of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of nation.