GURU JAMBHESHWAR UNIVERSITY (GJU), HISAR
GJU, Hisar (History)
The Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology (GJU S&T), Hisar was established on October 20, 1995 by an Act of the Legislature of the State of Haryana with the objectives "to facilitate and promote studies and research in emerging areas of higher education to focus on new frontiers of technology and also to achieve excellence in the connected fields'. It was formally inaugurated on November 1, 1995. It was named after Guru Jambheshwar Ji Maharaj, a saint enviromentalist of 15th century. Keeping in view the nature of courses offered at the university and the mandate for which it had been established the name of the university has been changed as "Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology", Hisar.
The university enjoys a rare distinction of getting recognised by the UGC under Section 2(f) for recognition of degrees, on 11/1/1996 and under Section 12(B) of the UGC Act to be eligible for central assistance on 7/2/1997, i.e., within 15 months of its coming into being. The University opted for accerditation by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous organization of the UGC, in 2001-02. As a result of the excercise the NAAC accredited this uiversity at "A" level (institutional score 85%) in 2002. The University has inaugurated its new website for distance education on 07/06/2012 i.e. Website-www.ddegjust.ac.in. Today university offers various courses in both streams in regular and distance educaiton programme mode by academic branch of GJU Hisar.
Recognition & Approvals:-
The University is approved by Joint Committee (UGC, AICTE & DEC).
The University opted for accerditation by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous organization of the UGC, in 2001-02 at "A" level (institutional score 85%) in 2002.
CONTACT DETAILS: GJU Courses 2015
Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology,
Website-www.gjust.ac.in (Regular Courses)
Website-www.ddegjust.ac.in (Distance Courses)
For complete details visit university website/prospectus