Teerthanker Mahaveer University

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Teerthanker Mahaveer University
Motto Right ,Philosophy, Right Knowledge, Right Conduct
Type Jain Minority State Private University
Established 2008
Chairman Suresh Jain[1]
Vice-Chancellor R.K. Mudgal
Location Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Website Official website

Teerthanker Mahaveer University is located in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.[2] It is a Jain Minority State Private University established by Act No. 30 of 2008 of the Government of Uttar Pradesh and has been approved by University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f) of UGC Act, 1956.[3][4][5] The university is located on National Highway-24 and is barely 144 km from the national capital, New Delhi.

About TMU[edit]

The university owes its origin to Teerthanker Mahaveer Institute of Management and Technology (TMIMT), which forayed into professional education in the year 2001 by offering courses such as BBA, BCA, MCA, MBA, B. Ed, M. Ed and B. Sc. (Home Science). After the university came into existence in 2008, these programs are being run under the TMIMT and Department of Home Science. Subsequently, colleges/departments like Dental, Medical, Engineering, Pharmacy, Nursing, Para-medical Sciences, Physiotherapy, Architecture, Law, Journalism, Physical Education, Polytechnic, Social Work, Hospital Administration, Library Science, Fine Arts, Centre for Language Studies, Centre for Jain Studies and Directorate of Distance Education have been created to meet the rising aspirations of the youth.[citation needed]

Currently the university offers wide range of programs through its fifteen on campus colleges and seven independent teaching departments. The university has made collaborative arrangements with national and international institutions.The University is an example of excellence in the field of Engineering and Technology.[citation needed]


The University has the necessary approvals of all the regulatory bodies governing different programs detailed as under:

University Programs
Program Approving Regulatory Authority
MBBS, MD Medical Council of India
BDS, MDS Dental Council of India
ANM, GNM, B.Sc., Post B. Sc. & M. Sc. Indian Nursing Council
D. Pharm., B. Pharm., Pharm. D. Pharmacy Council of India
BA-LL.B., B.Com.-LL.B., & BBA-LL.B. Bar Council of India
B. Ed., M. Ed. & B. P. Ed. National Council for Teacher Education
B. Arch. Council of Architecture
B. Tech, B. Tech+MBA, M. Tech, BBA, B.Com, B.A., MBA,BCA, BCA+MCA, MCA, M. Pharm., MSW, BPT, B. Sc. (Maths, Phy, Chem, Electronics, Home Sc, Animation, Forensic Sc., Medical Lab Tech, Radiography & Imaging Tech, Computer Sc.), B.Optometry, M. Sc. (Medical, Home Science, Physics, Chemistry, Maths), BJMC, MJMC, BFA, B.Lib, M. Lib., BPE, MPE, LL.M., M.A., M. Com. University is empowered to award degrees U/S 22 of UGC Act, 1956
MBA (Distance Mode) Distance Education Council

Teaching-Learning Approach[edit]

  • Assignments
  • Business Simulations
  • Case Studies
  • Classroom Learning
  • Excursion Tours
  • Field Researches
  • Guest Lectures
  • Industry Visits
  • Meditation & Yoga
  • Panel Discussions
  • Presentations
  • Quizzes
  • Research Projects
  • Role Plays and Management Games
  • Scenario Writing
  • Team Work
  • Theatre Techniques


  1. ^ "Towering idol draws thousands to Mangi Tungi". Chaitanya Deshpande. The Times of India. 19 February 2016. Retrieved 20 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "UGC Uttar Pradesh Private University". www.ugc.ac.in. Retrieved 2013-04-22. 
  3. ^ "UGC Act-1956" (PDF). mhrd.gov.in/. Secretary, University Grants Commission. Retrieved 1 February 2016. 
  4. ^ "Youth develops censor-based dustbin to promote cleanliness". The Economic Times. 29 May 2015. Retrieved 20 July 2016. 
  5. ^ "CBI probes 'murder' of medical student in Moradabad". The Times of India. 24 September 2013. Retrieved 20 July 2016. 

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Coordinates: 28°49′29″N 78°39′29″E / 28.8247°N 78.6581°E / 28.8247; 78.6581