About Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garwal University (HNBGU)
The University was established in 1973 under the provisions of Uttar Pardesh State Universities act. The name of the university was rechristened to Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University in 1989 and subsequently established as Central University under the provision of the Central Universities Ordinance in 2009. University is among the ten largest Universities of the country with 3 campuses and more than 180 affiliated colleges and institutes (both state run/aided and self financed) with its Headquarters at Srinagar. University is providing the both graduate and post graduate courses.
Srinagar has strongly emerged as a centre of higher learning and research with the establishment of the University.