Established in 1976 as a residential University, Maharshi Dayanand University (MDU), Rohtak is one of the most prestigious universities in the state of Haryana. MDU has been named after the great social reformer and founder of Arya Samaj, Maharshi Dayanand University. In the year of 1978, it became a teaching-cum-affiliating university with the affiliation of several colleges of Haryana. National Assessment and Accreditation Council, NAAC, has graded it as B++ University.
MDU provides Certificate, Diploma, UG Courses, PG Diploma/Courses, M Phil and PhD in several domains. Besides regular courses, Distance Education is also offered in most of faculties including professional courses. The university gives emphasis on studies of Life Sciences and Environmental and Ecological Sciences. It also conducts several evening courses for its students. Meritorious students are granted scholarships.
The university offers library with ample books and journals on Science and Technology, Laboratories with latest machinery and tools with computer center. Health center, Canteen, University press, Shopping complex, Employment exchange are other facilities in the university prospectus.
The university was established in 1976 as a residential university through an Act of Legislative Assembly of Haryana with a specific objective to establish and incorporate a teaching-cum-affiliating University at Rohtak for the encouragement of interdisciplinary higher education and research with special emphasis on studies of Life Sciences and Environmental and Ecological Sciences. During the past years of its existence the University has attained a remarkable degree of success in its expansion programs, academic quality and infrastructural developments.
- Life Sciences
- Management Studies
- Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Physical Sciences
- Social Science
- Engineering & Technology
- Faculty of Performing & visual Arts