Deendayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University (DDU) formerly known as the Gorakhpur University, is a teaching and residential-cum-affiliating University. Although the idea of residential University at Gorakhpur was first mooted by Dr. C.J. Chako, the then Principal of St. Andrews College, then under Agra University, who initiated PG and UG science teaching in his college, the idea got crystallized and took concrete shape by the untiring efforts of Late Pt. S.N.M. Tripathi. The proposal was accepted in principle by the first Chief Minister of Utter Pradesh, Late Pt. Govind Ballabh Pant, but it was only in 1965 that the University came into existence by an act passed by the Utter Pradesh Legislature. It actually started functioning since September 1, 1957, when the faculties of Arts, Commerce, Law, and Education were started. In the following year, 1958, the faculty of science came into being. Faculties of Engineering, Medicine, and Agriculture came into existence in later years. Late Mahant Digvijay Nath also made the valuable contribution in the formation of the University. The Madan Mohan Malviya Engineering College. At one stage the federal jurisdiction of the University was spread over colleges in Gorakhpur and the adjoining erstwhile twelve districts with about 125 conducted colleges. In 1973, when the Gorakhpur University Act was replaced by the uniform piece of legislation called the Utter Pradesh Universities Act, about 2 dozed colleges situated in five districts were transferred to the newly created Avadh University with headquarters at Faizabad. The jurisdiction of the Gorakhpur University was drastically curtailed further in its headquarters at Jaunpur. At present, with the establishment of new colleges and the creation of new districts, there are 123 colleges situated in five districts of Gorakhpur Division.
It has a neat and effective campus spread over an area of about 300 acres with well-planned teaching and residential campuses. In the starting, the University was housed in two buildings the Pant Block and the Majithia Block (named after Sir Surendra Singh Majithia, who made a significant donation to the building via his family trust). Several other buildings came up during the following decades: they include the Arts Block, the Administrative Block, the Law Faculty and Research Buildings for Chemistry, Zoology, and Botany. Besides, there are separated Buildings for Commerce and Education Faculties and also for Home, Science, Geography, Psychology, Sociology, Hindi, Ancient History, Fine Arts and Music, Political Science and Adult Education. A huge building comprising several big rooms beside and imposing auditorium referred to as Deeksha Bhavan presently houses the separate girls' wing for the UG classes along with its use as an examination center.
Deen Dayal Upadhyaya (DDU) Gorakhpur University provides degree and diploma courses programme to Aspirants at UG, PG, and Ph.D. levels. Courses provided are in the streams of Humanities & Social Sciences, IT & Software, Accounting & Commerce, Science, Business & Management Studies, Law, Teaching & Education, Arts (Fine/ Visual/ Performing), Design, and Mass Communication & Media. It may be noted that the university also provides diploma courses in stream areas such as Yoga and Disaster & National Security Management. Gorakhpur University provides UG and PG courses in the field of law and agriculture such as LL.B, LL.M, B.Sc (Agri.) and M.Sc. (Agri.). The duration of the LL.B course is three years, which comprises of a total 6 semesters and duration of LL.M programme is 2 years. Minimum Eligibility Criteria for UG & PG Courses All Aspirants clearing Class XII with the minimum prescribed percentage fulfill DDU Gorakhpur University eligibility criteria for UG admissions. All Aspirants who have cleared their graduation with the minimum prescribed percentage from a recognized university are eligible for PG admissions.
Admission Procedure for UG & PG Courses. Gorakhpur University conducts entrance test to provide admission to Aspirants in various kind of UG and PG courses provided by it. Admission Procedure of the university also requires shortlisted Aspirants to appear for a counseling process in the academic year. In the counseling, session Aspirants are allotted seats in their respective courses.
Interested and eligible candidates can apply online. Applicants seeking admission to various UG and PG courses must fill and submit the application form online by going to the official website of University. You can follow below steps in order to fill application form more easily and successfully.
List of courses offered by Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University (Gorakhpur University)
Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University Time Table of all yearly / Semester UG / PG examination of Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University BA, B.com B.Sc, and MA, M. Com M.Sc will be uploaded soon. That’s why all students are searching for Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University Time Table 2019. They can see and download the exam table of time through an official link. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University organizes UG and PG various course exams in March / April every year. So in this year also March / April in the month of 2018-18 undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses will be held for all courses. To see the Time Table 2019 of Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, you can download incoming students from the official web portal as per their first, third, fifth-semester exam date subject. For more information, you can visit the university’s official website.
Those students who are going to appear in the UG and PG examination can download the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Admit Card. to appear in the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University May examination, students must have Uttaranchal University hall ticket.
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