The Teerthanker Mahaveer University, established by an 'Act' of the Government of Uttar Pradesh, and approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC), since inception in 2008, is the preferred destination for students of modern sciences and myriad subjects in languages and arts.
The university is located on National Highway-24, barely 144 Km from New Delhi. The University stands committed to the ideals of Lord Mahaveer - Right Philosophy, Right Knowledge, and Right Conduct - in all spheres of activity and aspires to be recognized as the ultimate destination for world-class education.
The Teerthanker Mahaveer University Uttar Pradesh Act, passed by the state assembly in 2008, sets the governance model for the university. Prominent bodies entrusted to provide governance include: the University Court, Planning Board, Executive Council, Academic Council and Finance Committee. Eminent personalities from academia, industry and social life grace and guide these bodies
|The University originates from the Teerthanker Mahaveer Institute of Management and Technology (TMIMT), established in 2001. The TMIMT lay the foundation for the university, offering education programs for young students and professionals. After the university was established in 2008, colleges and departments for Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, Nursing, Para-medical Sciences, Physiotherapy, Hospital Administration, Physical Education, Engineering, Architecture, Polytechnic, Law, Journalism, Social Work, Fine Arts, Language Studies, Jain Studies, Women Studies, Disability Studies, Directorate of Distance Education and Agriculture have been established to meet rising aspirations of the youth.
Currently, the university offers a wide range of professional programs through 17 on campus colleges and 6 independent teaching departments. The university collaborates with leading national and international institutions to ensure quality education. The programs are designed and reviewed in consultation with professional organizations and industry experts for a strong academic and industrial perspective. The students are instructed and mentored by faculty members known for their dedication to teaching and research and close ties with the national and international academic and business community.
The programs are conducted in a learning environment that encourages the students to question, to discover, to participate in academics, workshops, seminars, extra-curricular activities, imparting a balanced worldview, helping shape a contributing member of the society. At TMU, we understand that students and professionals with constantly tested and honed communication and language skills are better able to explore new ideas, develop critical and analytical thinking needed to succeed in professional work environment in an integrated global economy.