In 2019, the Yogi Adityanath government of Uttar Pradesh announced the opening of a state-level university in Aligarh in the name of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh.
Model of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University, Aligarh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is reaching Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday i.e. today. PM will lay the foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University in Aligarh. In 2019, the Yogi Adityanath government of Uttar Pradesh had announced to open a state-level university in the name of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh in Aligarh. The university is named after the famous Jat Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh. Mahendra Pratap Singh was a freedom fighter, educationist and social reformer. The foundation of this university is being laid in his memory and honour.
The university will be ready in 92.27 acres in Lodha and Musaipur Karim Jrauli villages of Kol tehsil of Aligarh. This university will provide affiliation to 395 colleges of Aligarh division.
It will cost more than 100 crores to make
Land has been proposed in Lodha and Musaipur villages of Kol tehsil for a state-level university to be named after Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh. In this, the district administration is giving 37 acres of land. Apart from this, 10 acres of land will be acquired. The cost of construction of the university will be more than Rs 100 crore.
First installment released
Rs 10 crore has been released for construction in the first installment. It is being told that this university will be ready in the next two years i.e. by 2023. After the start of the university, it will include about 395 colleges in Aligarh, Hathras, Kasganj and Etah.
What will be the facilities
The outline of the university is shown in the 3D model of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University. In this, this university will be equipped with all the facilities including administrative building, academic building, library, common facility centre, hostel for boys and girls, VC lodge, officers’ residence, guard room. This complete construction work will be done in about 24917.94 sqm.
Many courses will start
According to media reports, courses like Bachelor in Vocational Course, Animal and Dairy Technical Training Course, Communicative English, Foreign Language will also start in the University’s School of Vocational Studies. In the School of Advanced Learning, Department of Advanced Computing, Department of Biotechnology, Department of Decision Science, Department of Advanced Molecular Genetics, Department of Renewable Energy will be taught.
Yoga will also be taught in the university. For this, School of Spiritual Science and Yoga will be started. School of Humanities Art and Social Science, School of Transdisciplinary Science courses will also start in this university.
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