In 2000, Ansal Institute of Technology (AIT) was set up under the Chiranjiv Charitable Trust. The Institution was then affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU). Later in 2012, Ansal Institute of Technology registered itself as a Private University under the Haryana Private Universities Act 2006 and was renamed as the Ansal University (AU). The Ansal University, currently located in the city of Gurgaon, National Capital Region (NCR), has a sprawling campus spread over several acres. The beautiful campus of Ansal University is home to the Sushant School of Art and Architecture too.
The University's objective is to acquire and sustain intellectual, ethical and professional leadership at both National and International levels by providing a simulating teaching and learning environment. It aims to generate knowledge and develop competence in all the fields required for the sustainable growth and survival of the rural population of our country through the implication of innovative ideas in architecture, design, arts, engineering & technology, humanities, social sciences, management etc. The quality of education imparted here is of internationally recognised standards and this is one major reason why the graduates of this college find no difficulty in coping up with the rapidly changing environment of the industry.