Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana

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Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana (MMU Mullana)
Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana logo.jpg
Motto Shaping Futures
Established 1993
Type Deemed University
Chancellor Shri Tarsem Lal Garg
Location Mullana, Ambala, Haryana, India
30°15′2.75″N 77°2′42.21″E / 30.2507639°N 77.0450583°E / 30.2507639; 77.0450583Coordinates: 30°15′2.75″N 77°2′42.21″E / 30.2507639°N 77.0450583°E / 30.2507639; 77.0450583
Campus 180 acres (0.7 km2)
Affiliations UGC
Website www.mmumullana.org;

Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana, near Ambala in the state of Haryana, India, erstwhile known as Maharishi Markandeshwar Education Trust was founded with the objective of social, educational and economic upliftment of society in the year 1993, in the name of Lord Shiva’s devotee, “Maharishi Markandeshwar Ji”. MM University Trust, Mullana - Ambala has become a symbol of quality education in technical, professional and medical streams in northern India and has been carrying on its lineage for over 16 years. The Maharishi Markandeshwar Educatational Trust has the proud privilege of establishing the first self-financing Engineering College, first self-financing Medical College and the first Self Financing Deemed University in the state of Haryana .[1]

Institutions[edit]

Constituent institutions which come under this university include:[2]

  • MM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research
  • MM Institute of Modelling
  • MM College of Dental Sciences & Research
  • MM Engineering College
  • MM Institute of Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation
  • MM Institute of Computer Technology & Business Management (Hotel Management)
  • MM Institute of Computer Technology & Business Management (MCA)
  • MM Institute of Management
  • MM College of Nursing
  • MM Institute of Law
  • MM International School
  • MM Institute of Film Acting

These institutes are also approved by the regulatory bodies like Medical Council of India, Dental Council of India, Indian Nursing Council, Indian Association of Physiotherapists and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).[2] other branches of Maharishi Markandeshwar University Maharishi Markandeshwar University Sadopur, Ambala, Maharishi Markandeshwar University Karnal, Maharishi Markandeshwar University Solan

Infrastructure[edit]

The campus of the University which has already developed into a small township is ideally located on an area of about 200 acres of land on the bank of Markanda River with exotic lush green surroundings of green fields, high trees and rural folk with all facilities of modern amenities on its campus.

The University has its own civic facilities like water supply, sewerage and electrification with provision of high-powered soundless generators to ensure uninterrupted electric supply in each of the buildings. Intercom system with over 7500 connections, connects offices, hostels and Residential Complex in the university to facilitate free flow of communication.

The campus has two shopping centers with two Banks namely Oriental Bank of Commerce and State Bank of India Branch with ATM facilities also by standard charted besides Post office with Speed-Post service, Petrol Outlet by Indian Oil and eating shops by renowned brands such as, Café Coffee Day, Nescafé, Baskin-Robbins, Dosa plaza, Pizza Hub, pizziano, The Kathi Roll to provide basic amenities. Two Auditoriums with seating capacity of about 200 and 250 persons respectively are available on the Campus. In addition, an open air theater is also available with a capacity of about 2500 person.[3]

Accommodation[edit]

A 3-star Facility Hotel-cum-Resort MM Continental opened to provide accommodation to visitors and corporates. The hotel is currently managed by Mr. Amit Rai Mehra. The hotel has 48 well appointed rooms, 24 hours coffee shop, fine dining restaurant, gymnasium, swimming pool, banquets, banquet lawns and discothèque. A centrally air-conditioned MM International School with high quality infrastructure consisting of two multistory teaching blocks, hostel facilities, administrative block, Library-cum-Lab complex, Sports-cum-Physical Education complex, with Gymnasium and facilities of a number of indoor as well as outdoor games, including Swimming Pool are also present.

Transportation[edit]

The university is located in Mullana. There is a major university road that connects the town to the university. Many local taxis, cabs, HSRTC buses and private buses are available to reach the university The university has arranged for bus services for students and staff from nearby cities such as Ambala, Chandigarh, Jagadhari, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panchkula, Yamunanagar, Bilaspur-Sadhaura, Patiala, Saharanpur, Jaipur, Pathankot (Punjab), Gurgaon etc.

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