Viswa Bharathi University, Raipur has been establishes an act of Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly under Chhattisgarh Niji Kshetra Viswavidyalaya (Sthapana Aur Vinayaman) Adhiniyam , 2002 as published in the Gazette Notification No.F 73-57/2003/HE/38 as a State University as defind in section 2(1) of University Grants Commission Act. The Univeristy is established with the objective of imparting high-end and industry relevant education to equip the prospective incumbents of the wheels of industry with skills and managerial capabilities to accomplish the objectives entrusted to them.

Viswa Bharathi University provides education and training, certification in the areas of technology, applied sciences and management degree and postdoctoral qualification. The university offers conventional as well as industry related, job oriented, restructured programmes at bachelor and master degree levels. The major thrust areas of learning identified to this end are technology, applied sciences, life sciences, management and commerce.

Viswa Bharathi Univeristy offers the various Diploma and Bachelor Degree, Master Degree programmes in the areas afore stated in its main campus located in the state of Chhattisgarh and at the constituent/extension centers located in different parts of the Country and aborad. The campus based programmes and off campus programmes are conducted in absolute alignment without any distinction in terms of the quality of the programme or the contents of the programme