Compliance of the Deemed to be University in response to MHRD’s order no.F.4-30/2009-U.I (A) dated 17th July 2009 and UGC letter no.F.6-1(7)/2006(CPP-I) dated 7th August 2009 for disclosure of information in public interest
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India on the advice of the UGC has declared Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) as a “Deemed to be University” comprising (1) College of engineering and (2) College of science u/s 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 on 13th August, 2007 (vide MHRD notification No.F.9-37/2006-U.3 dated 13th August, 2007). Subsequently, in June 2008 the MHRD approved the inclusion of (i) College of management studies and (ii) College of pharmacy under the ambit of GITAM (vide MHRD notification No.F.10-6/2007-U.3 (A) dated 13th June 2008). Further, in December 2008 the MHRD has accorded permission to GITAM to start an off-campus
Ever since Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) has been accorded the deemed university status, it has been making relentless efforts in maintaining high standards in teaching and research, developing proper character building among the students, encouraging community development programmes, nurturing leadership in young men and women and imbibing a sense of responsibility to become good citizens, while striving for excellence in all fronts.
GITAM today ranks among the top Universities in the country in terms of academic and research output with 14 Institutes, 10 Faculties, 52 Departments, 11 Research Centres and 138 programmes on offer. GITAM has earned a good reputation for highly qualified and experienced faculty, state-of-the-art infrastructure, an excellent array of learning facilities and a robust learning environment available for students and made its mark as a quality education provider in the country.
In compliance with the directions of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India the requisite information about the Deemed to be University viz, Gandhi Institute of Technology & Management (GITAM) is provided hereunder.