Teerthanker Mahaveer University is a Jain Minority State Private University established in 2008 by an ‘Act’ of the Government of Uttar Pradesh and approved by University Grants Commission (UGC). Currently, the university offers a wide range of professional programs through 17 on-campus colleges and 6 independent teaching departments. The university collaborates with leading national and international institutions to ensure quality education. More than 14,000 students from almost all states of India as well as students from countries like Bhutan, Nepal, Nigeria, Maldives and South Sudan trust TMU. Further, it boasts of more than 950 faculty members in different disciplines and state-of-art infrastructure on 135 acres of land.