Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Vishwavidyalaya, a national university of journalism, started functioning in the year 1991 in Bhopal
, Madhya Pradesh
. The university offers advanced diploma, graduate and post graduate level programs in various disciplines. The main task before the university is to develop excellent professionals with social commitment. Besides academic programs, it also encourages cultural and co-curricular activities.
Distance Education programs are not provided.
This institute has study centers and campuses all over India and abroad.
Airfield close to the city is Bhopal Airport.