Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication

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Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication
Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Avam Sanchar Vishwavidyalaya
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Motto आ नो भद्राः क्रत वो यन्तु विश्वतः (ā nō bhadrāḥ krata vō yantu viśvataḥ)
Established 1991
Type Public
Vice-Chancellor Braj Kishore Kuthiyala
Rector Ram Dev Bharadwaj
Location Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Campus Urban
Affiliations UGC
Website www.mcu.ac.in

Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication, Hindi: Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Avam Sanchar Vishwavidyalaya, known in short as Makhanlal University (Hindi: माखनलाल विशवविधालय, Mākhanlāl Viśvavidhālaya) or MCNUJC, is a public university in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. It is named after Makhan Lal Chaturvedi, a freedom fighter, poet and journalist, and was established in 1990 by the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly. [1]

The University is approved by University Grants Commission (India) and is a member of the Association of Indian Universities and the Association of Commonwealth Universities.

Location[edit]

The University has its main campus in Bhopal. It also has campuses in Noida, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh (near Delhi), and at Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh.

Jurisdiction[edit]

Unlike conventional universities in India which have limited territorial jurisdiction, this university has nationwide jurisdiction.

Academics[edit]

The university offers full-time programmes only, and does not offer any correspondence or distance education programmes/courses. It admits students based on national level entrance exams. The university has 11 academic departments and awards bachelor's, master's and PhD degrees.

References[edit]

  1. ^ About University. Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Avam Sanchar Vishwavidyalaya. Accessed March 2014.[self-published source]

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