Chaudhary Charan Singh University

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This article is about the general university. For the agricultural university, see Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University.
Chaudhary Charan Singh University
Chaudhary Charan Singh University logo.jpg
Former names
Meerut University
Motto यत्र सत्यस्य परमं निधानम्
Motto in English
Truth Is Supreme Happiness
Established 1965
Type Public
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
Campus Urban
222 acres (90 ha)
Nickname CCSU
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.[1] It was later renamed to its current name after Chaudhary Charan Singh, former Prime minister of India.[1] The university celebrated its silver jubilee in 1991.

Affiliated colleges[edit]

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[edit]

The University has five faculties- Agriculture, Arts, Education, Science and Technology in which many courses are available at master level.

Notable Alumni[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Chaudhary Charan Singh University - About Us". Retrieved 19 March 2011. 

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Coordinates: 28°58′12″N 77°44′29″E / 28.9700°N 77.7415°E / 28.9700; 77.7415