Oriental University, Indore Madhya Pradesh is established in the year 2011 as Private University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. Oriental University is having Affiliation with reputed PCI, BCI, AICTE and UGC. Management of Oriental University, Indore is working under Dr. K. L. Thakral (Chancellor).
Oriental University, Indore that threw open its doors to students in 2011, is one of the topnotch universities in Madhya Pradesh. The Oriental Group tends to be one of the most esteemed groups of institutions, delivering high quality academics for more than a decade. The founder of the Devi Shakuntala Thakral Charitable Foundation Dr. K. L. Thakral pioneered the establishment of the Oriental Group of Institutes at Indore, Jabalpur, and Bhopal.
OGI (Oriental Group of Institutes) currently owns and manages nine educational institutions, including one management college, two pharmacy colleges, one advanced computing, and five engineering colleges. Oriental University was set up as an associate institution of the Oriental Group, under the aegis of Shakuntala Thakral Charitable Foundation. An act (u/s 2f UGC Act, 1956) passed by the State Legislature of Madhya Pradesh, led to the incorporation of Oriental University.
After receiving University status in May’ 2011, Oriental University started registering students for various undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral courses in education, management, law, engineering, agriculture, sciences, and pharmacy. The university has seven distinct schools of study including the Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Management, and Faculty of Basic Science. The different academic programs and courses offered by the university have the approval of numerous regulatory bodies such as UGC, BCI, PCI, AICTE, and so on.
OU blends groundbreaking research with avant-garde didactics in a symbiotic environment that rises above the conventional academic frontiers. Highly qualified faculty members with extensive professional experience in their respective specialization areas give practical instructions to the students, enabling the latter to complete their studies successfully. The students conduct research not only in pure & applied sciences and engineering but also in diverse academic areas such as literature, philology, history, and geography.
The different academic departments or schools of studies under OU have signed MOUs (Memorandum of Understanding) with well-known organizations like ICAR, CLAT, and German Tool Room. The academia consistently tries to present an industry-driven syllabus and updates the same regularly to ensure that students keep themselves abreast of the latest corporate trends.