Rajasthan Technical University (RTU) is located in Kota in the state of Rajasthan. It was established in 2006 by the Government of Rajasthan to enhance the technical education in the state. The university has been established in the campus of University College of Engineering, Kota (previously known as Engineering College, Kota), which is located on the Rawatbhata Road. List of Affiliated Colleges under Rajasthan Technical University in academic session 2016-2017 is 192 Aayojan School of Architecture Acharya Shree Nanesh Samta Mahavidhyalaya Advait Vedanta Institute of Technology Ashwarya Institute of Management & Information Technology. The university affiliates about 130 engineering colleges, 4 B.Arch colleges, 41 MCA colleges, 95 MBA colleges, 44 M.Tech colleges and 03 hotel management and catering institutes. More than 2.5 lakh students study in the institutes affiliated to the university.