Mewar University is promoted by the Mewar Education Society (MES) which is headed by Chairperson Shri Ashok Kumar Gadiya, a great visionary, educationist, and nationalist. Mewar University is a state private university set up by the Government of Rajasthan through Act. No. 4 of 2009, passed by the Rajasthan Assembly (Govt. of Rajasthan). The University is further approved by the UGC under section 2 (f) of the UGC Act 1956, with the right to confer degree under section 22(1) of the UGC Act vide letter No.F.9-15/2009 (CPP-I) dated 30th March 2009.