Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

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Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University
गुरु गोबिंद सिंह इंद्रप्रस्थ विश्वविद्यालय
Former names
Indraprastha University
Motto ज्योतिवृ्णीत तमसो विजानन् Sanskrit
Type Public
Established 1998 (1998)
Affiliation Secular
Chancellor Tejendra Khanna
Vice-Chancellor Dr. D. K. Bandyopadhyay
Students 60,000
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)
Colours Maroon and Blue         
Nickname GGSIPU
Affiliations UGC
Sports Basketball, Volleyball, Football
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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]

Mechsonic Racing[change | change source]

Mechsonic Racing is a student project from HMR Institute of Technology and Management, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University. It has students from different engineering streams. Mechsonic Racing design and build formula type race cars under “college design series”, organized by the “Formula Society of Automotive Engineers (FSAE)” to compete in FORMULA STUDENT events worldwide.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Rank of Universities of India". Webometrics. Retrieved 2011-03-03. 
  2. "University honour". Retrieved 2011-03-03.