North Maharashtra University was established on August 15, 1990 after separating it from the parent University of Pune.
The university campus is located at Jalgaon in Maharashtra, India. It occupies an area of 404 acres (1.63 km2) on the banks of Girna river. Massive plantation has been undertaken to enrich the natural beauty of the campus.
In 2001, NAAC Accredited the prestigious 4 Star Status to the University. The university was reaccredited by NAAC as 'B'(CGPA 2.88 on 4 point scale) grade university.
Separate hostel facilities for male and female students are available on the campus on the basis of merit and certain other restrictions. Staff quarters are located within the campus.
The university library has six floors and more than 50,000 books. There are more than 500 magazines subscribed in the Library reading section.
Research students of the North Maharashtra University establish the North Maharashtra University Research Scholar Association on the 14 September 2009 by the hand of Honorable Prin. Dr. K. B. Patil (V. C.).
Currently there are 62 members comprising the university's teaching faculty.
University Department of Chemical Technology (UDCT).
Department of Computer Science.
Department of Management Studies.
Department of Information Technology
Department of Comparative Languages & Literature
Department of Library & Information Science
Department of Organic Chemistry.
Department of Education.
Department of Law.
Department of Performing Arts.
Pratap Philosophy Center, Amalner
The Department of Chemical Technology offers courses in
Oil and Fats Technology
Department of chemical Technology was offered academic autonomy and was renamed as University Institute of Chemical Technology(UICT)
A few new departments are under development at the university.
Construction of Central Library building is progressing towards completion, in the meanwhile library is operating from Administration Building. It has number of text books, reference books and encyclopedias on a variety of subjects. Besides, it provides a reading room and centralized Xeroxing and printing facility to cater official as well as students needs. It too has an Internet connectivity.