Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University
गुरु गोबिंद सिंह इंद्रप्रस्थ विश्वविद्यालय
Motto ज्योतिवृ्णीत तमसो विजानन् Sanskrit
Established 1998 (1998)
Type Public
Religious affiliation Secular
Chancellor Tejendra Khanna
Vice-Chancellor Dr. D. K. Bandyopadhyay
Students 60,000
Doctoral students 200
Location Dwarka, Delhi, India
28°35′47″N 77°01′25″E / 28.596448°N 77.02373°E / 28.596448; 77.02373Coordinates: 28°35′47″N 77°01′25″E / 28.596448°N 77.02373°E / 28.596448; 77.02373
Campus Urban
60 acres (24 ha) (Main campus)
Former names Indraprastha University
Colours Maroon and Blue           
Sports Basketball, Volleyball, Football
Nickname GGSIPU
Affiliations UGC
Website www.ggsipu.nic.in
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University.png

State University of Delhi.

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (simply Indraprastha University or IP) (Hindi: गुरु गोबिंद सिंह इंद्रप्रस्थ विश्वविद्यालय) is a public university, located in Delhi, India. It is a teaching as well as recognising university, which recognises more than 120 colleges of Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region) and has 15 schools and centres on its campus. It is one of the best universities of India.[1] This is the only university of India and first in Asia which has received Platinum Technology Award in Geneva, Switzerland presented by association Otherways Management and Consulting (OMAC), a Paris based international organisation.[2]

References[change | edit source]