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GNDU University – About University

Guru Nanak Dev University was established at Amritsar on November 24, 1969, to mark the 500th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. It is both a residential and an affiliating university. In conceiving the future course of the University, the objectives enshrined in the Guru Nanak Dev University Act 1969, emphasised that the new University would make provision for imparting education and promoting research in the humanities, learned professions, sciences, especially of applied nature and technology.

The University is successfully catering to twenty thousand students in various faculties at University Campuses and Constituent Colleges. Guru Nanak Dev University is the first University of the region which introduced online admissions to its courses, online counselling for State Level Admissions and Credit-Based Evaluation System. All the results have been computerized and OMR (Optical Magnetic Recognition) system is being used to bring in more efficiency and transparency. It is again first to any University in the region to have computerized it examination and registration system. The students now have an all-time access to their results through SMS service.

The University has risen to 16th rank in the top 50 universities in the country, as per the recent survey conducted by ‘India Today’ and has achieved 11th Position, out of the 500 universities, in Publications in science. The University has won the highest sports Award in the country, the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Trophy, for a record of 21 times. The university has won National Championship in Inter-University Youth Festivals in the year 2012. The University has been National Champion for 8 times. The University has also won the North Zone Inter-University Cultural Championship for the 12 times this year.

Guru Nanak Dev University Courses Offered

Arts & Social Sciences

  • History
  • Library and Information Science
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • School of Social Sciences
  • Sociology

Economics & Business

  • Commerce
  • Punjab School of Economics
  • University Business School


  • Education

Engineering & Technology

  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering & Technology
  • Electronics Technology

Life Sciences

  • Biotechnology
  • Botanical & Environmental Sciences
  • Human Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Zoology

Humanities & Religious Studies

  • Guru Nanak Studies


  • English
  • Foreign Languages
  • Hindi
  • School of Punjabi Studies
  • Sanskrit, Pali & Prakrit
  • Urdu and Persian


  • Laws

Physical Education

  • Physical Education

Physical Planning & Architecture

  • Architecture
  • Guru Ram Dass School of Planning


  • Chemistry
  • Food Sc. & Tech.
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy

  • Sports Medicine and Physiotherapy

Visual Art & Performing Arts

  • Music

Guru Nanak Dev University Address

Address: Grand Trunk Road, Off NH1, Amritsar, Punjab 143001, Phone: 0183 225 8809, website:

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