Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University

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Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University
Baba Ghulam Shah Badhshah University (logo).png
Motto "Read In The Name of Allah (subhan-o-taalah) Who Has Created All That Exists"
Type Public
Established 2002
Chancellor Chief Minister Of J&K State
Vice-Chancellor Javed Massarat
Location Rajouri, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Campus Multiple rural campuses
Colours green
Affiliations UGC
Sports multiple
BGSB university view from Block C boys hostel

Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University is a state university in India which came into existence by the Act of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly in 2002. The university is named after saint Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah. It focuses on undergraduate engineering courses, a diverse post graduate courses and research in fields such as management, environment, biodiversity, bio-technology, computer sciences, information technology, and applied mathematics. Javed Musarrat is new vice chancellor of this university.[1]

Academic divisions[edit]

  • School of Biosciences & Biotechnology
  • School of Engineering & Technology
  • School of Education
  • School of Mathematical & Computer Sciences
  • School of Nursing & Biomedical Sciences
  • School of Islamic Studies & Languages
  • School of Healthcare and Pharmacy
  • School of Material Sciences & Nanotechnology


Central Library, BGSBU works under the supervision of Library Advisory Committee of which Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor is the Chairman. The library as on date stands divided into twelve sections viz. Circulation, Acquisition, Classification, Cataloguing, Periodical, Internet Lab, Reference and Information Services, Stack Area, Reading Room, Newspapers and Magazines, Digital Documents Section, Dissertations and Thesis Section.[2]


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Coordinates: 33°23′38″N 74°20′36″E / 33.3938°N 74.3433°E / 33.3938; 74.3433