Established vide Act No 12 of 2011 of Uttarakhand State Legislature
University under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956 set up under the aegis of Graphic Era Educational Society, Dehradun. Founded in 2011 Graphic Era Hill University is today widely known for its innovative and rigorous education which has nurtured professionals across industries and sectors in India and beyond. Graphic Era Hill University has adopted a global approach to education and research with focus on International perspectives and expertise. University has abiding commitment to excellence and pursues this relentlessly settling for nothing, but the best. Its faculty is the bedrock of the University and composed of academic luminaries across India and abroad. GEHU is on the cutting edge of using state-of-the art equipment and preparing students for globalized economy and at the same time promoting holistic learning, unbiased knowledge ,industry centric skills, ethics, a cosmopolitan outlook and accountability for actions. GEHU is making its presence at national and international platforms, through collaborations with premier universities of the world, study abroad programs and international internships and research.
Graphic Era Hill University offers comprehensive curriculum over a large number of degree programs in engineering, law, management, computer applications, humanities, applied sciences, animation, fashion designing, journalism and mass communication, Agriculture. These programs offer the students multiple academic pathways. The University has an abiding commitment to create excellent education opportunities for the youth hailing from the hills, at affordable cost. Therefore 25% concession in the fee is offered to the students of hill areas, across the country. University also offers unstinting support for community services, through its social responsibility endeavors.
OUR THREE CAMPUSES:
Our campuses have been designed as self-contained enclaves with infinite academic, research, sports and training facilities and world class student comforts. These campuses attract, nurture and transform innumerable students every year. With quality teaching and research work underway, the GEHU is earning a reputation as an important and much sought after centre of learning and research, contributing in knowledge creation and innovation in our region and internationally
Graphic Era Hill University Dehradun campus is located in the cantonment area, along the Rajaji National Park against the panoramic view of Shivalik Hills. The University offers perfect ambience for all academic pursuits, health growth and widening of mental horizons. GEHU – Dehradun campus is fully equipped with state-of-the-art computer centres and labs, spacious and temperature regulated class rooms, lecture theatres and seminar halls, accommodation and medical facilities and our very own radio station. The Dehradun Campus of Graphic Era Hill University has been acclaimed and honored at various events of national and international prominence
The GEHU - Bhimtal Campus is located at the Kumaon foothills of the outer Himalayas amidst lush green tree cover, along the Sattal Road. It has been designed as a self contained community with academic and research facilities, laboratories, libraries and administrative offices all in the same campus. Campus provides various facilities like students' accommodation, Open Air Theatre, cafeteria, play fields, library and computer centers, fully equipped and well designed lecture theatres. Bhimtal is well connected to all major cities of India, by road and rail, with the nearest railway station being Kathgodam which is 27 kms from Bhimtal Campus. By road, Bhimtal is about 300 kms from Delhi, 16 kms from Nainital and 310kms from Dehradun.
Director (Bhimtal Campus)
Professor Bhagavant.K.Deshpande is a Computer Science engineer and has doctored in Software Development. Prof. Deshpande has an experience of over 20 years of teaching Computer Science Engineering students at institutions of repute. He has several international level research papers with high impact factors to his credit. During his teaching tenure he implemented innovative pedagogical techniques resulting in enhanced learning by students. He also created comprehensive classroom assessment methods which helped teachers in continuously making efforts to improve student learning. Prof. Deshpande has a very rich educational administrative experience as well. In the universities he has worked with, he has been involved in almost every administrative function. He has done quality assessment and improvement, accreditation work, and implemented innovative learning management systems. As Director, Graphic Era Hill University, Bhimtal Campus, Prof. Deshpande shoulders extensive academic and administrative responsibilities. With his long and rich experience, he provides passionate leadership to the campus, inspiring excellence to make the University an institution of repute among its peers.
The Graphic Era Hill University campus at Haldwani, the mesmerizing gateway to Kumaon, is situated in the vibrant and largest commercial market of the state and is a wonderful fusion of the bliss of Mother Nature and the exciting bustle of an up and coming city.
The campus boasts of a magnificent amphitheater, vibrant cafeterias, energetic playing fields and recreational grounds, a massive collection of books in a regal library, well-resourced, multifaceted laboratories, and computer centers, and dynamic lecture theatres.
With courses in various disciplines, ranging from engineering, science, and technology, business and management studies, hospitality, and humanities, we welcome ambitious and enthusiastic students seeking a serene college experience and promise every student an educative and pedagogic experience of a lifetime.
Director (Haldwani Campus)
The mission of Graphic Era Hill University is to promote learning in the true spirit. The University offers the knowledge and skills needed to succeed as professionals, and the values and sensitivity needed to be responsible citizens of the world.