Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University (RTMNU), Nagpur
About Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University
The Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University was established on 04 August 1923 as, a Nagpur University with six affiliated colleges and 927 students. By 1947, the number of students had increased by 9,000, which was offering more topics. Library and sports facilities expanded during these years. In 1958, the Department of Arts and Social Sciences opened and in 1963, several additional science teaching departments were added. These departments were transferred to the buildings in the main campus in 1972 and 1973.
Rashtrasant Turkdogi Maharaj University of Nagpur (RTMNU), formerly the University of Nagpur, is a public university in the city of Nagpur in the central Indian state of Maharashtra. It is one of the oldest universities in India, the second oldest in Maharashtra. Its name has been named after a famous spiritual leader, speaker and composer Rashtrapal Tukdoji Maharaj from Vidarbha. The University is a member of Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities.
Faculties and Departments
- Arts & Humanities
- Social Sciences
- Home Science
- Engineering & Technology
Department and college buildings spread over seven campuses with a total area of 327 acres. 842 colleges affiliated to the University.