Lingaya's University

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Lingaya's University
लिंगयाज विश्वविद्यालय
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Former names
Lingaya's Institute of Management and Technology
Motto Par Excellence With Human Touch
Established January 2009(converted to University on 5 January 2009, estd. 1998)
Type Private (deemed-to-be) University
Officer in charge
Dr. Picheswar Gadde
Chancellor Prof.(Dr.) J.P.Gupta
Vice-Chancellor Prof.(Dr.)R. K. Chauhan
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Students 4200
Undergraduates 1600
Postgraduates 345
Location Faridabad, Haryana, India
28°26′59″N 77°17′06″E / 28.4496°N 77.2851°E / 28.4496; 77.2851Coordinates: 28°26′59″N 77°17′06″E / 28.4496°N 77.2851°E / 28.4496; 77.2851
Campus Faridabad, Delhi/NCR
Colors Orange, Yellow and Purple
Sports Cricket, Football, Badminton, Basketball, Table Tennis, Volleyball
Nickname LU
Affiliations University Grants Commission, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Computer Society of India, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, International Accreditation Organisation, Society of Automobile Engineers, AIESEC
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Lingaya's University is a co-educational Deemed university from the state of Haryana, India. The university has its campus in Faridabad, near Delhi.


Previously functioning under Maharishi Dayanand University as Lingaya's Institute of Management And Technology (estd. 1998), the institute gained Deemed-To-Be University status in 2009-10, and was renamed Lingaya's University. In 2009, The deemed university attained the status of a full-fledged university, under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956.


In 1998 Lingaya’s Institute of Management & Technology (LIMAT) was established with approval of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), in the memory of freedom fighter Late Shri. Gadde Lingaya. The LIMAT was converted to Lingaya’s University with approval under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956, by the MHRD, Govt. of India and UGC, in the year 2009, vide Notification No.F.9-23/2005-U3 dated 05-01-2009.

The Lingaya’s University is located at Nachauli, Faridabad. The Lingaya’s University offers various under-graduate and post graduate courses [1] in Engineering, Technology, Management, Commerce, Computer Application, Architecture, Education, Mass Communication, Science and Humanities. [2]