University of Ladakh

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University of Ladakh
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area of University of Ladakh
Established2018; 2 years ago (2018)
ChancellorR. K. Mathur
Vice-ChancellorChewang Phunsog[1]
Location, ,
CampusMultiple sites
MascotSchan(snow leopard)
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University of Ladakh or Ladakh University, is a public university located in Ladakh, India.[3][4] It was established on 16 December 2018 by The University of Ladakh Act, 2018 (Governor Act No. LVI of 2018) of erstwhile Government of Jammu and Kashmir.[5][6][7] It is a cluster university comprising degree colleges of Leh, Kargil, Nubra Valley, Zanskar, Dras and Khalatse.[8]

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  1. ^ News Service, Indo-Asian. "Ex-IAS officer and former Chief Secretary of J&K C Phunsog to become first VC of Ladakh University". India Today. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  2. ^ Pioneer, The. "University of Ladakh invites entries for official logo design". The Pioneer. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  3. ^ "Ladakh to get its first ever university! SAC approves 'Jammu and Kashmir University of Ladakh Bill-2018'". The Financial Express. 18 December 2018. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  4. ^ Web Desk, India Today. "Ladakh is getting its first ever university, approval passed by J&K govt". India Today. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  5. ^ "The University of Ladakh Act,2018" (PDF). Department of Law, Justice & Parliamentary Affairs Govt of J&K.
  6. ^ Excelsior, Daily (26 November 2019). "University of Ladakh convenes maiden Syndicate meeting". Daily Excelsior. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  7. ^ "HISTORY PRESPECTIVE". Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  8. ^ "PM Narendra Modi inaugurates first-ever university in Ladakh". The Economic Times. 3 February 2019. Retrieved 31 December 2019.

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