Message from Vice Chancellor

Dr. K.C. Sharma

Kurukshetra University is a premier educational institution of Northern India. Established in 1956, the University is providing higher education to over half a million students perusing their education in the campus and affiliated colleges. By virtue of its commitment to excellence, the University has been awarded A+ Grade by NAAC and has been placed at 8th position amongst the State Universities of the country in Category-I by the MHRD and accordingly has also been granted academic autonomy. Located on the southern bank of famed Brahm Sarovar, the Kurukshetra University has a sprawling campus spread over 473 acres. In addition to providing quality education to the students. Kurukshetra University embodies the values of Yogastha Kuru Karmani, enshrined in Bhagwadgita, which embodies performing activities while remaining in Yoga.

The University is in the rapid process of transformation to an institution of excellence. In this process, digitalization of the University is being done to develop efficient and transparent systems that facilitate a learners experience in the campus.

The University programmes combine the enduring value of a liberal arts education with the skills and experience offered by professional departments. The University offers 175 courses on the campus in 47 Departments/institutes through a highly qualified faculty. The University also has about 282 affiliated colleges and institutes in seven districts of Haryana.

The campus of the University has often been rated as one of the most beautiful campuses in India. It resembles a large, self-contained educational village with lecture theaters, smart class rooms, Wi-Fi campus, 24 hrs library facility, laboratories, on campus hostel accommodation, cafeterias, canteens, market swimming pool, gymnasia, bank, ATM’s, post office and world class sports facilities. The most remarkable feature of the campus is a seamless interconnection of nature and the built environment. There are a number of lush green gardens, water fountains and sidewalks which provide an ideal environment on the campus for study and leisure.

The centralized admission to various courses offered by the Universities in the state of Haryana have given more opportunities to the students to pursue higher studies in the Institutions of their choice. This process saves their effort to appear in multiple entrance exams. We wish that you perform well in the entrance exam and hope that you will be able to get admission in the University of your choice.

We look forward to welcoming you on campus. I believe you will find it exciting, stimulating and a supportive place in where you can shape your future.

(Kailash Chandra Sharma)