Kumaun University

Kumaun University is a state university[1] headquartered in Nainital, Uttarakhand, India. Kumaun University consists of three main campuses at Almora, Nainital and Bhimtal and 49 affiliated government colleges, as well as numerous affiliated private institutions.

Kumaun University
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TypePublic
Established1 December,1973
ChancellorBaby Rani Maurya.
Vice-Chancellordr. K. S. Rana
Location
CampusDSB CAMPUS NAINITAL, SSJ CAMPUS ALMORA, MBPG COLLEGE HALDWANI
AffiliationsUGC
Websitewww.kunainital.ac.in
www.kuexam.ac.in

In 2017, it hosted the first Kautik Student Film Festival.

Mr Warhead Dheeraj is the current Dean of the college(Nobel prize,Bharat Ratna,Oscar,Dundie, Padma Bhushan,Olympic Gold medal,8 time NJPW IWGP heavyweight champion and 7 time UFC heavyweight champion)

List of Kumaun University CollegesEdit

1. Thakur Dev Singh Bisht Campus, Nainital

2. Motiram Baburam Govt. P.G. College, Haldwani (Nainital)

3. Govt. Girls Degree College, Haldwani (Nainital)

4. Pyarelal Nandkishore Galbaliye, Ramnagar (Nainital)

5. Almora Campus, Almora

6. Govt. P.G. College, Ranikhet (Almora)

7. Govt. P.G. College, Dwarahat (Almora)

8. Govt. Degree College, Jainti (Almora)

9. Govt. Degree College, Syalde (Almora)

10. Govt. Degree College, Manila (Almora)

11. Govt. Degree College, Chaukhutiya (Almora)

12. Arya Kanya Degree College, Almora

13. Govt. P.G. College, Pithoragarh

14. Govt. P.G. College, Berinag (Pithoragarh)

15. Govt. Degree College, Gangolihat (Pithoragarh)

16. Govt. Degree College, Munsyari (Pithoragarh)

17. Govt. Degree College, Narayan Nagar , Didihat (Pithoragarh)

18. Govt. Degree College, Baulakote , Dharchula (Pithoragarh)

19. Govt. P.G. College, Bageshwar

20. Govt. P.G. College, Lohaghat (Champawat)

21. Govt. Degree College, Champawa

22. Radhe Hari Govt. P.G. College, Kashipur (U.S. Nagar)

23. Govt. P.G. College, Rudrapur (U.S. Nagar)

24. Govt. P.G. College, Khatima (U.S. Nagar)

25. Govt. Degree College, Bazpur (U.S. Nagar)

26. Ganna Krishak Girls Degree College, Kichcha (U.S. Nagar).

27. Chandrawati Tewari Kanya Mahavidhyalaya, Kashipur (U.S. Nagar).

28. Sanatan Dharma Girls Degree College, Rudrapur (U.S. Nagar)

29. Guru Nanak Girls Degree College, Nanakmatta (U.S. Nagar)

30. B.S.V. Girls Degree College, Jaspur (U.S. Nagar)

Affiliated Professional InstitutesEdit

1. Birla Institute Of Applied Sciences, Bhimtal

2. Department of Management Studies, Bhimtal Campus (Nainital).

3. Kumaun Engineering College, Dwarahat (Almora)

4. Amrapali Inst. of Management & Computer Applications, Haldwani

5. Saraswati Inst. of Management & Technology, Rudrapur

6. Kumaun Institute Of Information Technology, Kathgodam

7. Uttranchal Institute of Technology, Almora

8. Crystal India Institute of Management & Technology, Bhimtal (Nainital)

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AcademicsEdit

Kumaun University has been awarded A grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

Kumaun University is an ISO 9001–2008 certified institution, which follows International Quality Management System.

The teaching and research activities are being carried out in both the residential campuses and affiliated colleges of the university.


  • Faculties of Science

Bachelor of Science(B.Sc.)

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Information Technology, Botany, Forestry, Zoology, Geology

Master of Science(M.Sc.)

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Information Technology, Botany, Forestry, Zoology, Geology

  • Faculties of Commerce & Management

Bachelor of Commerce(B.Com.)

Master of Commerce(M.Com.)

Master of Business Administration(M.BA)

  • Faculties of Arts

Bachelor of Arts(B.A)

Economics, Hindi, History, Kumani bhasha, Music, Psychology, Sanskrit, Mass Media, Home Science, English, Political Science, Sociology, Tourism, Yoga

Master of Arts(M.A)

Economics, Hindi, History, Kumani bhasha, Music, Psychology, Sanskrit, Mass Media, Home Science, English, Political Science, Tourism, Yoga

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A)

  • Faculties of Education

Bachelor of Education(B.Ed.)

Master of Education (M.Ed)

  • Faculties of Law

Bachelor of Law(L.L.B)

Master of Law(L.L.M)

  • Faculties of Medicine
  • Faculties of Technology and Visual Arts
  • Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

UGC-Academic Staff CollegeEdit

The UGC-Academic Staff College, Kumaun University, Nainital was sanctioned by the UGC, New Delhi on 10 October 2006 and started its first orientation programme on 12 February 2007. In addition to conducting orientation programmes and refresher courses, the UGC-ASC undertakes a number of innovative extension activities.

UGC-ASC Nainital also conducted short-term courses (2–6 days) for the senior faculty and professional development programme for non-teaching staff.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Universities in India (statewise)". fctworld.org.
  2. ^ "Kautik Student Film FestivalKautik Student Film Festival - Cinematic Illusions". cinematicillusions.com. Retrieved 2 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Student Film Festival Start at Nainital 15860212". jagran.com. Retrieved 2 June 2017.
  4. ^ "UGC-HRDC Nainital | UGC-Academic Staff College homepage". ascnainital.org. Retrieved 2 June 2017.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 29°23′29″N 79°26′46″E / 29.3914°N 79.4460°E / 29.3914; 79.4460