Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (GGU Bilaspur)
Institute of Technology,Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya(A Central University)
Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (GGU Bilaspur), is one of the Chhattisgarh's largest and oldest institution of higher education and a Central University, located in Bilaspur C.G. State, established under Central Universities Act 2009, No. 25 of 2009. Formerly called Guru Ghasidas University (GGU), established by an Act of the State Legislative Assembly, was formally inaugurated on June 16, 1983. GGU is an active member of the Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities. The National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited the University as B+ . Situated in a socially and economically challenged area, the university is appropriately named to honor the great Satnami Saint Guru Ghasidas (born in the 17th century), who championed the cause of the downtrodden and waged a relentless struggle against all forms of social evils and injustice prevailing in the society. The University (GGU Bilaspur) is a residential cum affiliating institution, having its jurisdiction spread over Bilaspur Revenue Division of the state of Chhattisgarh. Guru Ghasidas University was formally inaugurated on June 16, 1983 and is one of the two universities in Chhattisgarh State, India. It is in Bilaspur. It was named after Guru Ghasidas, the founder of the Satnami movement in the region. The jurisdiction of the university is spread across the Bilaspur Revenue Division. It covers almost the entire spectrum of the higher education requirements of the local people. It has several University Teaching Department (UTDs) on its campuses. The university is a residential cum affiliating institution. Official website Of GGU www.ggu.ac.in .
Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (GGU), a Central University, is an active member of the Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited the University as ‘B’. The Vishwavidyalaya is named after Guru Ghasidas, a sixteenth century satnami saint. University campus is spread over 656 acres of land. Nature has bestowed campus with unmatchable beauty, immaculate blend of green areas and water bodies. GGU Bilaspur offers opportunities to young minds and facilitates the accomplishment of their creativity talent with emphasis on character building through various streams of knowledge. The University comprises of 32 University Teaching Departments including the Institute of Technology. GGU Bilaspur offers a number of undergraduate and postgraduate programs, besides diploma. To maximize students’ potential, the University has been providing excellent support facilities like hostels, cafeteria, gymnasium, amenities centre and Wi-Fi connectivity and also arranging various classes: remedial, spoken English, and free coaching for competitive Examinations for overall personality grooming to face the challenges of contemporary requirements.
The Institute of Technology was established in the year 1997 for promoting the technical education and to provide professionally qualified technical personnel to face competitive and entrepreneurial challenges. With the help of well qualified and experienced faculty, modern teaching aids, rich library, well equipped laboratories, computer facilities, other necessary infrastructure and modern amenities, the Institute is committed to produce career ready graduates who are immediately employable, self- reliant, self-esteemed & ethical to serve the nation. Our students have cleared various examinations like PSU's, GRE, TOEFL, CAT etc. in the past. Also 112, 120, 122 and 115 B.Tech. students qualified in GATE examination in the year 2013,2014,2015 and 2016 respectively with good all India ranks. One student also cleared CEED Exam 2016 with AIR of 4. Good number of B.Tech. students have been also placed in jobs under campus interview in previous sessions