Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya (GKV) , Haridwar


College Details

Library Vishwavidyalaya Library was founded in 1902 with the inception of the Vishwavidyalaya It has been very rich in collection since its establishment. How much rich the library was in its early periods, it can be known by its collection which comprised of 2336 books consisting of very authentic books on Education, History, Biographies, Veda and Sanskrit subject in the year 1907, which rose to 5500 in the year 1911. 14 volumes of Encyclopaedia Britannica were among its important collection at that time. Computer Lab Keeping in view the latest technological advancement, in addition to the computing facilities provided by the computer centre the department has designed a state-of-the-art fully air-conditioned computer lab. The lab has Intel Dual Core / Core 2 Duo processor based 40 computer systems, one server and one multiprocessor computer system. The lab and teaching rooms are also facilitated with LCD projectors, Laptops and other Audio-Video aids for conducting seminars.
Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya was founded on March 4, 1902 by Swami Shraddhanandaji with the sole aim to revive the ancient Indian Gurukula System of education, on the bank of Ganges at a distance of about 6 km. from Hardwar and about 200 km. from Delhi. This institution was established with the objective of providing an indigenous alternative to Lord Macaulay’s education policy by imparting education in the areas of vedic literature, Indian philosophy, Indian culture, modern sciences and research.It is a deemed to be university fully funded by UGC/Govt. of India.

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Address - P.O Gurukula Kangri, Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India- 249404
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