Maharshi Dayanand University (MDU), Rohtak was established in 1976 as Rohtak University, Rohtak. The main objective of the university is to promote inter-disciplinary higher education and research in the fields of environmental, ecological and life sciences. In 1977, it was rechristened as Maharshi Dayanand University. It had a unitary and residential character in its nascent stage, but became an affiliating University in November 1978.
The University envisions promoting quality education and research through inter-disciplinary under-standing, state-of- the-art learning and the use of emerging knowledge for developing world-class human resources capable of mastering the global challenges of future technology and management. The University seeks to create, preserve and discriminate knowledge to build competitive capability for holistic development of man and society.
Campus of Maharshi Dayanand University
The University is located at Rohtak in the state of Haryana – about 75 kms from Delhi on Delhi-Hisar National Highway (NH-10) and is about 240 kms from Chandigarh, the State Capital. The University campus, spread over an area of over 665.44 acres.
Facilities at Maharshi Dayanand University
- Computing and Internet
- Health Centre
Faculties at Maharshi Dayanand University
- Faculty of Commerce
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Engg. & Technology
- Faculty of Humanities
- Faculty of Life Sciences
- Faculty of Management Sciences
- Faculty of Performing & Visual Arts
- Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Faculty of Physical Sciences
- Faculty of Social Sciences