Brief Profile

bullet NAAC accredited ‘Four Star” University and an ISO 9001:2008 certified Institute, Which follows International Quality Management System.
bullet Established on 1st December 1973, Kumaun University, a residential-cum-affiliating university and is a permanent member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
bullet It sprawls over in three campuses (DSB Campus in famous hill station Nainital, SSJ Campus in Cultural Capital of Uttarakhand, Almora and Bhimtal Campus in Ancient Town of Bhimtal)
bullet Total area covered by the university is 160 acres, with a further thirty-five affiliated colleges spread far and wide across the Kumaun region.
bullet Special emphasis is placed by the university to uphold the motto of excellence in teaching; the University has given a new direction and dimension to the higher studies in this region.
bullet To ensure better education the university has introduced semester system as per UGC guidelines.
bullet Kumaun University has been imparting quality education in various disciplines through the Faculties of Arts, Science, Commerce & Management, Law, Education, Technology and Medicine.
bullet The main focus of the University has been to include the courses which are relevant and facilitate the learners in developing skills and procure easy job access.
bullet In course of this evolutionary growth, the latest additions like special Directorates and Cells with their focused and coherent approach shall develop Kumaun University along the lines of the best Universities in the country.
bullet The university has started entrance exam for Ph.D, Central library is being equipped with Anti-plagiarism software to ensure quality in research.
bullet University is organizing SET exam in near future for Uttarakhand state.