Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology
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The Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT) is a technical residential university located in the city of Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. Established in 1962 as Madan Mohan Malaviya Engineering College, the college became affiliated with Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, in 2000. It was granted the status of "autonomous institute" by the University Grants Commission in 2011. The college became a university on 1 December 2013 by Act No. 22/2013 of U.P. Govt. It started functioning from 17 December 2013 after Prof (Dr.) Onkar Singh took over as the first Vice Chancellor of the university.
|Madan Mohan Malaviya Engineering College (1962-2013)|
|Motto||"योगः कर्मसु कौशलम्"|
Motto in English
|"Work is Worship"|
|Established||1962 as Madan Mohan Malaviya Engineering College; 2013 as Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, Gorakhpur|
|Vice-Chancellor||Prof. Sri Niwas Singh|
|Location||Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India|
It was also one of the 127 technical institutions in India which were the recipients of funding from World Bank's International Development Association (IDA) in phase one (2004-2009) of the Technical Engineering Educational Quality Improvement Project (TEQIP). This was the first World Bank project in higher education in India.
The university was established by an act of the Uttar Pradesh Government. The Board of Management is the highest executive authority for the university. The university also has an Academic Council and Finance Committee under the chairmanship of Vice Chancellor as per the provisions of the act.
Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, Gorakhpur was established in 2013 by the Government of Uttar Pradesh in the form of a non-affiliating, teaching and research University after reconstituting the Madan Mohan Malaviya Engineering College, Gorakhpur which was established in 1962.
Bachelor of Technology The university offers a Bachelor of Technology degree course of four years duration in the following fields:
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Electronics and Communications Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
Master of Technology The university offers twelve full-time M.Tech. programmes in Civil, Electrical, Electronics & Communication, Mechanical and Computer Sc. & Engineering Departments. The duration of the M.Tech. programme is two years (four semesters). The first and second semesters of this programme contains course work while the third and fourth semesters are devoted solely to thesis work. The students are required to submit a dissertation in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the master's degree at the end of the fourth semester.
Master of Computer Applications A three-year M.C.A. Programme has been offered since the 1987-88 session. The present intake is 60. The course aims to train manpower for information systems leading to a professional cadre that will develop, install and maintain computer systems for management in industries in addition to application of software development. The course curriculum spread over six semesters (three years) includes courses in Computer Science as well as Management and Mathematics with a number of electives like Client Server Computing, Compiler Design, Multimedia Systems, Advanced Computer Networks, and Parallel and Distributed Algorithms. Students devote the last semester in industry for six months of project work that provides opportunity to get familiar with state-of-art industry environment and culture.
Master of Business Administration The Centre for Management Studies of the University came into existence in 2001. Since then, it has been offering a full-time MBA programme under self -finance scheme. The courses, as prescribed by Gautam Buddha Technical University with dual specialization, are as follows
- Human Resources
- Information Technology
Ph.D. courses The university is approved by A.I.C.T.E. to award Ph.D. degrees under the Quality Improvement Programme. The total intake for Ph.D. under QIP is eight (two seats in each of the four disciplines, EE, EC, CE and ME).
The university is in the eastern part of the city on Gorakhpur - Deoria road, about 9 Kilometers from Gorakhpur Railway Station as well as from main Gorakhpur Roadways bus station.
It is a fully residential technological University, with five boys' hostels, three girls' hostels, and residences for faculty and staff. Subhash, Raman, Tagore, Ambedkar and Visvesvaraya, Tilak are the boys hostels. Visvesvaraya, Tilak is occupied only by the freshers. Saraswati, Sarojini, Kalpana and Kasturba are the prominent girls' hostels. Every bhawan is consummated with a mess, common room, sport facilities like T.T. and volleyball.
Tilak and Ambedkar are the newly constructed hostels with intake capacities of 120 and 240 respectively. One new boys' hostel, Ramanujam, is nearing completion with capacity of 240, while the additional capacity addition of Raman Bhawan and Subhash Bhawan is underway with capacity addition of 240 each in existing capacity.
- University cafeteria
- University Health centre and physiotherapy centre
- Homeopathic clinic
- Reprographic facilities in ITRC
- University stationery shop
- General purpose grocery store
- Day Scholar Club
- Ambulance service
- Battery rickshaw for transit within campus
- Bus facility
- Post office
- SBI branch in campus
- ATMs of PNB and SBI
Life at MalaviyaEdit
The Council of Students' Activities has been given the responsibility of organizing extra and co-curricular activities in the university. Both the faculty and students are member of its various sub-counsils and clubs. They are elected and nominated every year in odd semesters. The sub-councils/clubs are as follows:
- Sports Sub-Council
- Cultural Sub-Council
- Literary Sub-Council or Malavika Ed Board
- Malaviyan Digital Sub Council
- Photography Club
- Hobby Club
- Martial Arts Club
- Day Scholar Club
- Resident Scholar Club
- Personality Development & Career Counselling Cell
- Yoga Club
- Entrepreneurship Development Cell
- Innovation Cell
- National Service Scheme (NSS)
Events and festivalsEdit
MMMUT is host to several national, state-level conferences, seminars and programs . Apart from them, the college organises the following events and youth festivals:
- Abhivyakti - national level cultural festival
- TechSrijan - annual technical festival of the university organised with the help of the professional societies of SAE, IEEE, CES of the university
- Hackathon - to develop sustainable innovative solutions to solve real time challenges faced by the nation
- e-Yantra Robotics Competition - unique annual competition for undergraduate students in engineering, science, and polytechnic colleges
- Avlamban - annual technical maga festival of the university organised by the civil engineering department of MMMUT