Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya

Formerly known as the University of Saugor, Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya Sagar (was established on 18th July 1946 by Dr. Sir Hari Singh Gour by his lifetime saving. This is the oldest and the biggest  University of Madhya Pradesh with the distinction of having founded by a single man's saving of about two crore of rupees.  Apart from being a great jurist and legal luminary par excellence, he was a great Patriot, Philanthropist, Educationist and Social Reformer.

Currently, Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya Sagar has 36 University teaching departments (number keeps adding) 9 faculties and 175 affiliated colleges covering 6 revenue districts of M.P. There are 4 hostels for boys (940 seats) and two hostels for girls. As many as 26 departments have their own departmental libraries. Apart from conventional degree, post graduate and research courses, Geology, Pharmacy, Criminology & Forensic Science, Anthropology, Performing Arts, Journalism & Mass Communication, Adult Education, Electronics, Business Management, Microbiology, Biotechnology and Computer Applications are some of the  special subjects, which attract a large number of students from the four corners of  the country.

The Institute of Distance Education of the University runs various self-finance, Correspondence Courses  such as in   M.Lib.Sc.,  B.Lib., MC(J), BJ (C), PG Diploma in Environmental Marketing and Personnel Management, PG Diploma in Criminology and Police Administration . Hospital of Saugar of Saugar of Delhi of Saugar. The University has a centre of Indira Gandhi Open University, Audiovisual Research Centre, Central Instrumentation Laboratory, Shrimant B.S. Jain Centre for Research and  Education in Psychology and Population Research Centre created by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India . Muktibodh Peetha in the Department of  Hindi has been created by the Govt. of M.P. The Botanical Survey of India has considered the Botanical Gardens of the University as the richest amongst those of Indian Universities. Madhya Bharati, the research journal of the University and the Bulletin of the Botanical Society of the University are internationally abstracted. 

The University achievements by way of contribution to research are noteworthy. It has awarded more than 3,000 Ph.D,  4 D.Sc, and 37 D.Litt. Degrees so far. Several alumni of the University have brought great glory to it by distinguishing themselves in their chosen fields both within and outside the country. 26 of its students and teachers have been Vice Chancellors of different Indian Universities. A matter of even greater satisfaction  is that the University has brought the light of knowledge into millions of homes in the villages and areas around Sagar, thus partly fulfilling the objectives of its establishment. The University is developing in a congenial peaceful disciplined and enthusiastic atmosphere. The students and teachers of the University are ever conscious of the burden of responsibility placed on them by the dreams of a great visionary who had kindled "the light that never fails."

Vision of Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya

To attain peaks of excellence in the dissemination of knowledge and learning with a view to develop global competencies and contribute to national development by generating trained manpower.

Mission of Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya

The University will achieve overall educational social , economical and cultural upliftment of under-privileged people of rural and background area. I t will promote value based and job oriented education together with highest quality of learning and research in a technologically enabled environment with regional, national and global perspectives.

Schools in Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya 

  • School of Applied Sciences (SAS)
  • School of Arts and Information Sciences (AIS)
  • School of Biological & Chemical Sciences (BCS)
  • School of Commerce and Management (SCM)
  • School of Educational Studies (SES)
  • School of Engineering and Technology (EAT)
  • School of Humanities and Social Sciences(HSS)
  • School of Languages (SOL)
  • School of Law (SAL)
  • School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS)

Admission in Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya

Submission of Online application: 9th March 2018
Last date of Submission of Online application: 15th April 2018
Date of Entrance Test:16, 17 and 18 May 2018

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Dr. H. S. Gour Vishwavidyalaya Sagar 470 003 (MP)
Admission Cell -07582265833

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