Doon University, Dehradun Uttarakhand is established in the year 2009 as State University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build career in the field of Management, Humanities and Science. Doon University is having Affiliation with reputed UGC. Management of Doon University, Dehradun is working under Dr. C. S. Nautiyal (Vice Chancellor).
Doon University, a recognized public university situated in Dehradun, Uttarakhand happens to be a dedicated institute of higher studies. The Uttarakhand state government established the institution in 2005 by promulgating the Doon University Act, 2005. The university was set up with the pious aim of disseminating high-quality and value-based education to the youth of Uttarakhand.
The university’s campus is sprawled across the verdant foothills of the Shivalik Mountains, and the tranquil environment is ideal for fostering academics. The Dehradun-based institution enlists students for a comprehensive range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in several disciplines. Young men and women from almost every corner of the country apply to the institution for studying in its picturesque campus and serene surroundings.
More than 400 undergraduates, 250 postgraduates, and 80+ doctoral students, comprising both resident students and day scholars, study at Doon University. The university which registered students for the first time in the year 2009 has come a long way in the past ten years. The institution endeavors to impart education in a manner that benefits the students economically as well as socially.
There are a total of ten schools of study under the aegis of Doon University, and all the schools have the approval of UGC. The schools of study offer programs in environment and natural resources, media & communication studies, languages, social studies, management, technology, physical sciences, and design. The university’s vision is to transform itself into a Center of Excellence, setting lofty standards for the propagation of wisdom via quality education and research.
And the academia’s mission is to conduct multidisciplinary and high-level research in the relevant study areas, nationally and internationally. The pedagogy will have a high learning-to-learn orientation backed by a team of recognized research scholars. The institution of higher education will try to equip students with leadership qualities by way of mutual academic ventures.