About Us

O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is a non-profit global university established by the Government of Haryana and recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC)

JGU was established as a philanthropic initiative of its Founding Chancellor, Mr. Naveen Jindal in memory of his father, Mr. O.P. Jindal. JGU has been awarded the highest grade ‘A’ by the National Accreditation & Assessment Council (NAAC).

JGU is one of the few universities in Asia that maintains a 1:10 faculty-student ratio and appoints faculty members from India and different parts of the world with outstanding academic qualifications and experience. JGU is a research intensive university, which is deeply committed to its core institutional values of interdisciplinarity and innovative pedagogy; pluralism and rigorous scholarship; and globalism and international engagement.

Year Founded




Faculty : Student Ratio


The crest of the JGU symbolizes its mission for the academic community to create and share knowledge in service of society.

JGU has established eight schools


Our numbers and ratios

Our recognitions in national and international levels


O.P. Jindal Global University aspires to be a role model for institutional excellence in higher education among leading institutions in the world as a multidisciplinary, research driven university fostering excellence in teaching, research, community service, and capacity building and nurturing socially responsible leaders through an eclectic and sustainable approach serving the local and regional communities. Through its work, the University seeks to build bridges across nations, working with national, international, and governmental organizations, and NGOs, and business organizations.

Some of the first in JGU

MA (Diplomacy, law & Business)

First of its kind multi disciplinary programme in the world

The Jindal School of Government and Public Policy

First exclusive inter-disciplinary public policy school in India

B.A.(Liberal Arts and Humanities)

First programme of this type offered in India

B.A.(Global Affairs)

First of its kind programme at the under graduate level in India

Youth Forum on Foreign Policy(YFFP) Jindal Research Fellowship

First of its kind multi disciplinary programme in the world

B.A. (Hons) Built Environment Studies

First programme of this type offered in India