The International College for Girls (ICG), a pioneer institution for women education, was founded in the year 1995 as an affiliated college to the University of Rajasthan. Started with just 56 girls and seven members of staff, it became a Postgraduate College in 1999. Today, ICG stands tall with over 3500 students on roll, 208 faculty members and 46 support-staff (technical & non-teaching). Pursuit for excellence in higher education at ICG got due recognition by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). an autonomous institution of the University Grants Commission (UGC). ICG the only college in Rajasthan which has been accredited A+ by NAAC. The college has also been identified as a Model College by the Government of Rajasthan. In a survey conducted by A.C. Nielson for ‘India Today’ the college has been rated best in the state in all the faculties for the last several years. The latest feather in the cap is the conferment of the status of deemed to be a University by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956. International College for Girls is now The IIS University, Jaipur.
The IIS University is located on a sprawling campus of 50,331 sq.m. The college has one of the most advanced computer departments. Housed on two floors, the department has more than 225 desktops and servers. The Central Library is well stacked and fully computerized. It subscribes to the best of national and international magazines and journals.
Two centrally air-cooled hostels provide good quality vegetarian food, hygienic living conditions and a disciplined environment.
The IIS University has a full-fledged Training Placement & Counseling Cell which looks in to the overall planning and execution of career guidance, career counselling, and employment opportunities for the students of The IIS University.
The cell ensures that representatives from various multi-national companies and other recognized educational institutions visit the University, not only to apprise the students of the various courses and jobs available but also to select and train them for requisite job skills.