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Jaypee University of Information Technology

  • Spread over 25 acres.
  • Total built-up area of 600,000 sq.ft.
  • Established under H.P. Legislative Assembly Act No. 14 of 2002.
  • Approved by UGC under section 2(f).

Established by the Jaypee Group, Jaypee University of Information Technology is a state private university in Waknaghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India. The curriculum focuses on undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level studies and research in engineering and applied sciences disciplines.

The University commenced academic activities from July 2002 with undergraduate B.Tech. degree programs in Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Information Technology, Bioinformatics, and Civil Engineering (from July 2003).

The University offers M.Tech (electronics & communication engineering), M.Tech (computer science & engineering), M.Tech (applied and computational mathematics), M.Tech (biotechnology), M.Tech (environmental engineering), M.Tech (structural engineering), M.Tech (construction management), M.Tech (computational biology) and M Pharma.

It also offers Ph.D. in bioinformatics, biotechnology, civil engineering, computer science & engineering, electronics & communication engineering, humanities & social sciences, mathematics, pharmacy and physics & materials science.

The Jaypee Group also owns Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Jaypee University of Engineering & Technology, Jaypee University Anoopshahr, and Jaypee Polytechnic and Training Centre.


Jaypee University of Information Technology: To develop as a benchmark university in emerging technologies

July 2003 Civil Engineering course started
Dec 2002 Approved by the University Grants Commission
July 2002 University commenced academic activities
May 2002 The university was established


Education Sector in India
India is the second largest market for E-learning after the US. The sector is expected to reach US$ 1.96 billion by 2021 with around 9.5 million users.