Maharshi Dayanand University, Also Famous as Rohtak University, Rohtak, came into existence by an Act No. 25 of 1975 of the Haryana Legislative Assembly in 1976 with the objective to promote inter-disciplinary higher education and research in the fields of environmental, ecological and life sciences. It was rechristened as Maharshi Dayanand University in 1977 after the name of a great visionary and social reformer, Maharshi Dayanand. It had a unitary and residential character in its nascent stage, but became an affiliating University in November 1978. The University secured the recognition of University Grants Commission â€“ the higher education regulatory body of India - for central Govt. grants in Feb. 1983.
Chaudhary Ranbir Singh University
Chaudhary Ranbir Singh University, Jind formerly known as Kurukshetra University Post Graduate Regional Centre started functioning in August, 2007 with 2 programmes (MCA and MBA) and 4 Lecturers, 2 for each programme. Numbers of students were 84.
In 2012, 6 new programmes were started -M.A. (Music), M.A. (Psychology), M.P.Ed., B.P.Ed., M.A. (English), M.A. (Education). Earlier 7 courses were running in KUPGRC, Jind and 4 new courses are added in the university (M.Sc. (Mathematics), M.A. (Economics), M.A. (History), M.Com. The University has 13 teaching Department, 26 (Regular-17, SFS-09) Academic Programmes with an area of 75 acres.
Establishment of the University
Established by Govt. of Haryana, Ordinance No. 6 of 2014 on 24th July, 2014.
Inaugurated on 25th July, 2014.
Chaudhary Ranbir Singh University, Jind Act 2014 has notified vide Haryana Government Gazette (Extra) dated 7th Aug. 2014
The Indira Gandhi University Meerpur, Rewari was established through an ordinance promulgated by the Governor of Haryana on Sept. 07, 2013. It started its functioning from Sept.13, 2013. The university has been determined to develop all round personality of students by making them not just outstanding professionals but also good individuals with ingrained human values and commitment to expand the frontiers of knowledge for the advancement of society. Further for the purpose of imparting education in Arts, Science, Information Technology, Computer Education, Commerce, Humanities, Management and to achieve excellence in these and connected fields of the learned professions the university tends to promote study and research for the further advancement of learning in education. The university campus is situated in village Meerpur at a distance of about 13 Km from district headquarter of Rewari, and is about 300 kms from Chandigarh, the State Capital. It is well-connected both by rail as well as road. Rewari is the education hub of the State with excellent facilities for education in all fields of knowledge.
Before this it is use as Indira Gandhi P.G. Regional Centre, Meerpur (Rewari) and the University Institute of Law and Management Studies (ULIMS), Gurgaon.
The university includes the following faculties:
- Faculty of Humanities
- Faculty of Social Sciences
- Faculty of Sciences
- Faculty of Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Information & Technology
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Commerce, Management & Tourism Management
- Faculty of Medical Sciences
- Faculty of Engineering & Technology
- Faculty of Faculty of Earth, Environment & Space Sciences
Gurugram University is planning to be one of the most prestigious University in Haryana and is likely to be a microcosm of the Indian nation, drawing students from every nook and corner of the country and from every group and stratum of society. The university has started functioning from the campus of newly constructed Rao Tula Ram College of Science and Commerce. Gurugram University (GU) will soon emerge as a global university with a wide offering of programs and courses spanning varied educational faculties. The university believes in creating evangelists of knowledge; people who spread the light quite literally. Our premier University will attract many foreign students due to its world class facilities, which will be constantly reviewed and upgraded to reflect the latest trends and developments in higher education. In last few years Gurugram has developed into a hub of medical tourism, similarly the Gurugram University will transform the city into hub of educational tourism. The scholarships will also be offered by the University which will help in character building, skill enhancement and nation building.