O. P. Jindal Global University

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O. P. Jindal Global University
O. P. Jindal Global University logo.jpg
Logo of JGU
Motto A private university promoting public service
Type Private
Established January 2009 (2009-01)
Chancellor Naveen Jindal
Vice-Chancellor C. Raj Kumar
Academic staff
220[1]
Students 2800[2]
Location Sonipat, Haryana, India
28°55′39″N 77°03′23″E / 28.9274°N 77.0564°E / 28.9274; 77.0564Coordinates: 28°55′39″N 77°03′23″E / 28.9274°N 77.0564°E / 28.9274; 77.0564
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and White
Affiliations University Grants Commission
Mascot Pheasant
Website www.jgu.edu.in

O. P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is a non-profit global university established by the Haryana Private Universities (Second Amendment) Act, 2009. JGU is established in memory of Om Prakash Jindal as a philanthropic initiative of Naveen Jindal, the Founding Chancellor. The University Grants Commission has accorded its recognition to O. P. Jindal Global University. The vision of JGU is to promote global courses, global programmes, global curriculum, global research, global collaborations (at last count JGU had partnerships with over 44 foreign universities), and global interaction through a global faculty. JGU is situated on an 80 acre state-of-the art residential campus in the National Capital Region of Delhi.[3]

Constituent colleges[edit]

The University consists of six schools:

Centres in Jindal University[edit]

Rankings[edit]

University rankings
Law – India
Careers360[4] 1(private)

The university's law school, Jindal Global Law School (JGLS), was ranked first by Careers360's "Top Private Law Colleges in India 2017".[4]

Extracurricular activities[edit]

JGUMUN is a Model United Nations (MUN) held in O. P. Jindal Global University. JGUMUN 2017 held from 1 March to 2 April 2017 was organized by Jindal School of International Affairs.[5]

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