University Admission 2017-2018
University Courses Admission 2017-2018
Himachal Pradesh University (HPU)
Himachal Pradesh University is a premier institution for
teaching and research, it was established on 22 July 1970 by an
Act of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly. The university
is completely financed by the Government of Himachal Pradesh and
the University Grants Commission, New Delhi. It is located
nearly 5 km away from Summer Hill, Shimla in the neighborhood of
the Indian Institute of Advanced Study.
It is an International Centre for Open Learning and Distance
Education. The university has 65 Govt Degree Colleges, 18
Sanskrit colleges and 5 more colleges in different places. Also
there are more than 195 private colleges and institutes
affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University. The University has
250,000 students enrolled in the university and its colleges.
With all needed facilities, this University stands for best
quality in Education.
The University of Himachal Pradesh has many centres and
institutes affiliated to it. Few of them are International
Centre for Distance Education and Open Learning (ICDEOL) ,
Population Research Centre (PRC) located in Shimla, Himachal
Pradesh University Business School, Indira Gandhi Medical
College also located in Shimla, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government
Medical College Kangra at Tanda (H.P.).
The University of Himachal Pradesh has nearly 10 faculties that
include Faculty of Commerce and Management, Languages, Law,
Education, Performing, Life Sciences and Visual Arts, Physical
Sciences, Social Sciences, Computer Sciences and Engineering.
Most of the faculties offer Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate.
The Himachal Pradesh University has few Engineering colleges
affiliated to it, UIIT, IITT college of Engineering, Institute
of Engineering and Emerging Technologies, M.G.Institute of
Engineering and Technology, Jawaharlal Nehru Government
Engineering College, Green Hills Engineering College and
L.R.Institute of Engineering and Technology.
Some of the alumni of this presitigious University include
Tsering Dundup, Public Relation Officer of the Tibetan Youth
Congress, Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan, Rakesh Singha,
Minister of Commerce and Industry and Vinod Kumar.
Courses Offered are:
For details visit: hpuniv.nic.in