Kurukshetra University

Founded in 1956, Kurukshetra University is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Kurukshetra (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Haryana. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Reginal centre, Jind, Haryana. Officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India, Kurukshetra University (KUK) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution. Kurukshetra University (KUK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 64 years old Indian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Indian higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. KUK also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

NameKurukshetra University
Nameकुरुक्षेत्र विश्वविद्यालय
AcronymKUK
Founded1956

University Location

AddressThanesar
Kurukshetra
136 119 Haryana
India
Tel +91 (1744) 238 039
Fax +91 (1744) 238 277
Other locationsReginal centre, Jind, Haryana