Initially established as Lingaya’s Institute of Management and Technology in the year 1998, Lingaya’s University (LU) operates with the vision that has traditionally rested on believing that God is the Source of all Beauty, Truth, Goodness and wishes to ignite in students a wisdom that translates academic achievements into responsible citizenship, deep respect for life and beauty in God’s Creation, sincere professional service and Recreation. The University perseveres to impart knowledge in the field of technology and electronics, management, education, science, arts and engineering. The institute has dedicated itself towards a mission to bring about an improvement of social and economic status and enhancement of quality of life for all and has strived to bring about maximization of human welfare through education. Lingaya’s University has been exceptional in dealing with its purpose of centring on providing an individual engineering and other professional learning experience for each student; developing critical thinking, analytical ability and creative skills; supplementing the curricula, teamwork, leadership, communication skills, project management, social concerns and ethics and establishing interaction with industries for Technology, Research & Development.
The University today referred to as Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth offers schools of engineering, management studies, education, animation, pharmacy, basic science and humanities, commerce, design, architecture and planning, hospitality and travel, law and an open distance learning opportunity as well. It provides the fundamental essence associated with academic excellence where the best of infrastructural structures, faculty and students meet to bring about innovation in teaching. Located in NCR, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth calls for opportunities of sharing resources with institutions like libraries and consultancies. There also exists an evident blend of co-curricular activities and sports.
Merit-based scholarships promote healthy academic competition that fosters within the campus. Rs. 35000 is awarded to the student who has obtained more than 90% marks in the qualifying examination or the one whose rank in JEE mains is between 1 and 50,000; 75% tuition fee waiver is awarded to the ones who have secured 85% marks in the qualifying examination; 40% tuition fee waiver for the students with scores between 75-85%; along with an additional 25% scholarship in tuition fee for any one of the siblings studying at the University.
Equipped with its library, cafeteria, hostels for girls and boys, sports complex, auditorium, convenience store, labs, gym, hospital/medical facilities, shuttle service and AC classrooms, the infrastructure has no holes to complain about.
It shares memberships and affiliations with Computer Society (CSI), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE) and SAE International. Students have been hired by major companies including Goldman Sachs, Sutherland, Accenture, MaqSoftware, Tech Mahindra and Reliance, which speaks of the outstanding placement cell. Also, to promote all forms of cultural activities which would hone the artistic senses of the students while engaging them in lively entertainment, LU organizes Zest, one of the greatest fests that cater to the interests and hobbies.