Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, established in 1976 as a residential University with the objective of promoting inter-disciplinary higher education and research with special emphasis on studies of environmental, ecological and life sciences, is making rapid progress to emerge as a leading educational institution of the nation. Now it is a teaching-cum-affiliating university with a formidable track record in academics, research, literacy and cultural activities, and sports. Currently, there are 38 Post-Graduate Departments and 11 Faculties in the University. Territorial jurisdiction of the University extends to 10 districts of Southern Haryana. The Directorate of Distance Education is providing quality education to the students with its traditional UG/ PG courses as well as Information Technology and Management programmes. Excellent standards of teaching and research, well-qualified faculty members, effective administrative functioning, congenial academic environment, pulsating campus life, key national and international linkages, timely holding of examinations and time-bound declaration of results, ample avenues for holistic development of personality of the students, a community-service approach, special emphasis on providing opportunities for students of rural background, girl students, and students from marginalized communities, administrative mechanism based on e-governance etc. are the salient features of this University. The overall progress made by the University in all fields resulted in the University receiving the ‘A’ grade from NAAC in July 2013. University, with its large campus, provides excellent infrastructural facilities and necessary student support services, benefiting the students. Beautiful landscaping is a hallmark of the varsity. Hostel facilities for 2500 boys and equal number of girls is available on the campus. Computer and network facilities are available on the campus. The University has entered into national and international level strategic tie-ups with academic and research organizations for joint academic and research programmes. Recently, Recently University has signed MoU with National Skill Development Corporation to facilitate skill development of University students. We are all set to emerge as a pioneer University with overall excellence and global outlook and deep commitment towards social and community causes in times to come. Welcome to this vibrant Institute of Higher Learning, and realize your academic dreams!
Prof. Rajbir Singh