Chaudhary Charan Singh University
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|Chaudhary Charan Singh University|
|Motto||यत्र सत्यस्य परमं निधानम्|
|Motto in English||Truth Is Supreme Happiness|
|Chancellor||Mr Ram Naik (Governor of Uttar Pradesh)|
|Vice-Chancellor||V.C. Goel (Retd. I.P.S officer)|
|Registrar||Manoj Kumar Chauhan (Sr. P.C.S officer)|
|Location||Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India|
222 acres (90 ha)
|Former names||Meerut University|
|Affiliations||UGC, NAAC, AIU|
Chaudhary Charan Singh University (CCS University; Hindi: चौधरी चरण सिंह विश्वविद्यालय), formerly Meerut University, is a public and state university located in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India. The university was established in 1965. It was later renamed to its current name after Chaudhary Charan Singh, former Prime minister of India. The university celebrated its silver jubilee in 1991.
The University has many degree colleges affiliated to it. They fall in two divisions: Saharanpur and Meerut with nine districts including Saharanpur, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Shamli, Gautam Budh Nagar, Bagpat, Hapur, Bulandshahr and Ghaziabad.There are 485 colleges in 2014 affiliated to the university.
Faculties in University
The University has five faculties- Agriculture, Arts, Education, Science and Technology in which many courses are available at master level.
- Mayawati, former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh
- K.C. Tyagi, Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha)
- Lt Gen Kamal Davar, Indian Army officer, first Director General of the Defence Intelligence Agency
- Arun Govil, film actor
- Deepti Bhatnagar, actress and model
- Yuvika Chaudhary, actress
- Kumar Vishwas, poet
- Kumar Sanu, Singer
- "Chaudhary Charan Singh University - About Us". Retrieved 19 March 2011.
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