Message from Vice Chancellor



Dr.(Mrs.) Nita Khanna
Vice-Chancellor


I am pleased that you are considering Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra for perusing higher education. As a student, you are perhaps going to start the most important and exciting journey of your life. You will be exploring new areas of knowledge, discovering new interests, acquiring new skills and learning to view your surroundings with a new understanding.

Established in 1956. Kurukshetra University is the oldest University of Haryana and mother of three state universities. It is an institution renowned for research, teaching and learning excellence in the field of higher education. As an A+ accredited University, with highest NAAC score of 3.52 amongst the peer neighbouring universities and placed in Category-I by MHRD, the University is well positioned on academic excellence.

Kurukshetra University aims to build top quality human resource capital by constantly motivating young minds to learn and enjoy the excitement and adventure that education offers. It offers a holistic learning environment so that students can inculcate qualities of scientific temper, leadership, social responsibility and respect for all cultures and traditions.

In consonance with the Government's flagship initiative "Self-Reliant India', KU offers its students a good exposure to indigenous intellectual and cultural capital of the country. A number of skill development programmes offered by the University further add to students' opportunities to find suitable employment.

The University offers a number of facilities to its students which include 13 on-campus hostels for girls and 12 for boys, central library, air-conditioned reading space for 1300 students, smart class rooms, online web-resources, video conferencing room, language labs, auditoria, health center, shopping complex, banks, post-office and world-class sports and cultural activity facilities.

We hope the handbook gives you all the information you need to choose Kurukshetra University for your higher education. It has been designed to help you to explore information about admission schedule, accommodation, fee structure and other campus facilities for students and so on.

We encourage you to choose Kurukshetra University and look forward to welcome you to the University in 2020.