University means an institution of higher learning with teaching and research facilities consisting of at least one graduate college and professional college that award master’s degrees and doctoral degrees as well as an undergraduate division that awards bachelor’s degrees, being all targeted to achieving knowledge generation capabilities amongst the students, blending of passion, reason and courage in personal commitment to the ideals of the society. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru has rightly said;
“A University stands for humanism, for tolerance, for reason, for the adventure of ideas and for the search for truth. It stands for the onward march of the human race towards even higher objectives, if the Universities discharge their duties adequately, then, it is well with the Nation and the People.”
The University offers a wide range of academic programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels including doctorate programmes in all the branches of basic sciences, allied sciences, medical and engineering sciences, social sciences, humanities and commerce. In addition the University Departments/Colleges impart add-on certificate / diploma / advanced diploma / PG Diploma courses. Besides regular courses in basic sciences, social science, humanities and commerce, the University offers several professional self-financing courses such as MCA, MBA, M.Sc. (Electronics & Communication), PG Diploma in Medicinal Plants to name a few.
In pursuit of India Vision 2020, the University envisions to open more job-oriented professional courses under self-financing scheme in Management Science, Information Technology, Bio-technology, Bio-informatics, Bio-physics, Bio-Chemistry, Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Archaeology & Museology, Food Processing & Bakery, Nursing, Disaster and Human Resource Management, Microbiology, Information and Library Science and Environmental Studies, Mass Communication, Public Administration, Social Works, Rural Development etc., and make them effective by re-structuring and optimizing the existing infrastructure. It The envisions making courses more participating and career oriented. The sports for effective implementation of education to real life situations. I seek the generous support and guidance of all my colleagues in this endeavour.