Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar

Guru Nanak Dev University was established in the year 1969 to mark the 500th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. The university is both the residential and affiliating university to the other colleges and educational institution in Punjab.The university has been  declared  with Potential for Excellence by University Grants Commission, New Delhi and the University is accredited with a CGPA of 3.5 out of 4 with ‘A’ Grade, highest for any University by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council. The Academic Staff College of the University placed at 12th rank by (NAAC) Bengaluru.


The campus of Guru Nanak Dev University is spread in an area of 500 acres. The university campus is located in the village Kot Khalsa, located at a distance 8 km from the Amritsar city. The university has 35 academic departments at the University Campus and 148 affiliated colleges and 71 Associate Institutes, most are situated in the rural areas of Punjab. The university has 7 campuses located in different cities of Punjab.


The Guru Nanak Dev University is offering various courses in the fields of Engineering, Arts, Social Sciences, Management, Medical, law and Computer education. Read More>>


The University is offering all major facilities to the students having well equipped labs and workshops, spacious and ventilated classrooms, fully featured computer centre with well equipped hardware and software, well stocked library with huge volumes of books, journals and a subscription to leading newspapers and magazines. In addition to this the university provides sports and recreation facilities to the students for their all round development. The university have 900 seater  auditorium and more than 6 seminar halls and conference rooms. The university has hi-tech sports complex, health centre, along with on campus boarding facility for staff and students.

Staff and Students:

The university is providing education to more than 20000 students and has more than 1500 faculty members in all its campuses. The teaching staff of the university is highly qualified and having rich experience in teaching and research work.


The Training & Placement department of  Guru Nanak Dev University was established in the year 1998. The main objective of the department is to place the students in both government and private institution having a national and international reputation. The university has placed more than 4000 students through on campus and off campus placement. Read More>>

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