Guru Nanak Dev University was established to mark the 500th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji on November 24, 1969, at Amritsar. It is recognized by the Universal Grants Commission and is both a residential and an affiliating university. They are making provision for the expansion of education and elevating successful research in the humanities, learned professions, sciences, especially of applied nature and technology. Guru Nanak Dev University is the first University of the region which acquainted on-line admissions to its courses and on-line counselling for State Level Admissions. Due to high academic standards of the University, students here are in high demand for various placements. They are committed to bring innovations in order to elevate the academic and research standards to the towering peaks in the educational scenario in the days to come.