Jaipur (Rajasthan), 16 February 2024: Royals Sports Group-owned franchise Rajasthan Royals on Friday announced Poornima University as its Official University Partner for the upcoming season. As part of the partnership, the University’s logo will feature on the back of the caps and helmets of the Royals’ players, with a host of on-ground activations also planned at the University’s campus in Jaipur.

This collaboration acts as a significant milestone for both institutions, it brings together their shared commitment towards excellence in education and sports. As the Official University Partner of the Rajasthan Royals, Poornima University aims to enhance the academic and athletic experiences of students and fans alike on an international forum. Through this partnership, Poornima University will leverage its expertise in higher education to offer unique opportunities for learning, skill development, and engagement with cricket enthusiasts across the globe.

Rahul Singhi, Co-Founder of Poornima University, expressed his enthusiasm about the partnership, stating, "We are thrilled to join forces with Rajasthan Royals, a team synonymous with passion, resilience, and excellence. This collaboration aligns perfectly with our vision of empowering the next generation of leaders through holistic education and immersive experiences. Together, we will inspire students to pursue their dreams on and off the field."

Jake Lush McCrum, Chief Executive Officer, Rajasthan Royals, shared his excitement for the partnership, remarking, "One of our fundamental pillars at the Royals is the local community, and through this association with Poornima University, we are aiming to provide our young and local fanbase with the opportunity to connect with the team and feel closer to their favourite players. Through this association, we intend to promote the importance of integrating sport within the education model. With a host of engaging activations planned for the coming season, we are looking forward to fostering deeper connections with the local students and also provide the University the opportunity to reach a national audience."

The collaboration between Poornima University and Rajasthan Royals exemplifies the power of education and sports to unite communities and drive positive change. Through joint initiatives focused on student engagement, both institutions aim to inspire the next generation of leaders and cricket enthusiasts while focusing on the importance of their holistic development.