Welcome to Kurukshetra University Kurukshetra

The Kurukshetra University was established in 1956 as a unitary residential University and its foundation stone was laid by late Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the first President of India. Located in the holy city of Kurukshetra, land of the historical battle of 'Mahabharata' and the great message of Bhagwad Gita, its campus is situated on the western bank of Brahm Sarover (the holy tank) and extends over an area of over 400 acres. Be widely acknowledged as a distinguished seat of higher learning, ever striving to become a leading centre of academic excellence by expanding the frontiers of knowledge in global encompassment, with due emphasis on societal concerns and our rich cultural heritage. Preparing a class of scholars and professionals with ingrained human values, adequately equipped with enviable competencies and dedicated to the advancement of society through preservation, creation and application of knowledge in the emerging global scenario The Campus of the University sprawls across 44 acres of land against an idyll background of rural charm and is situated at a distance of about 4 kms. from Kurukshetra Railway Station and about 8 kms. from Pipli, a well known road junction on National Highway No.1 (Sher Shah Suri Marg). With vast open spaces around and with its modern buildings/hostels, the campus is particularly a healthy place, conducive to quiet and concentrated academic work. The site near the sacred tank of Kurukshetra (the Brahma Sarovar) was chosen by the sponsors of the University for its historical and spiritual significance.


Vice Chancellor
Lt. Gen. (Dr.) D.D.S. Sandhu, PVSM, ADC (Retd.)
Ph.:+911744-238039(Off.) 238021(Res.) Fax:01744-238277 E-mail: vc.kuk@rediffmail.com


Registrar : Dr Surinder Deswal
Ph.:+911744 238026(Off.) Fax:01744-238035 E-mail: regskuk@gmail.com

Web page : www.kuk.ac.in