Established in 2008, Teerthanker Mahaveer University was formed under the Act of the Government of Uttar Pradesh. The youth favours the University because of the advanced sciences and the shedload subjects in arts and languages. TMU is accredited by the UGC (University Grants Commission) and AICTE. Its situated barely 144km from New Delhi, on NH-24. The University pledges on the paradigm of Lord Mahaveer - Right Knowledge, Right Philosophy and Right Conduct - in all the realm of activities and intend to be acknowledged as the ideal destination for high quality education.
The University was emerged from the Teerthanker Mahaveer Institute of Management and Technology (TMIMT), which was established in 2001. The premier essence of the TMU was laid down by the TMIMT, which also provides the various education programs for students and expert. Following the establishment of the University in 2008, TMU initiated several departments and colleges for Polytechnic, Dental, Para-Medical, Hospital, Medical, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Physical Education, Administration, Engineering, Law, Social Work, Architecture, Journalism, Jain Studies, Fine Arts, Women Studies, Languages, Directorate of Distance Education and Agriculture and Disability Studies, to meet the rising expectations of the youth. TMU has collaborations with the topmost international and national institutions and universities, so that quality education can be provided to the students that are enrolled. The courses are originated and reviewed in accordance with the proficient organizations and market professionals for a strong educational and industrial panorama.