Maharshi Dayanand University, ab initio established as Rohtak University, Rohtak,came into existence by an Act No. 25 of 1975 of the Haryana Legislative Assembly in 1976 with the
objective to promote inter-disciplinary higher education and research in the fields of
environmental, ecological and life sciences.It was visionary and social reformer, Maharshi
Dayanand. It had a unitary and residential character in its nascent stage, but became an
affiliating University in November 1978.
To reorient Technical Education which shall be relevant to the real world-of-work, attractive to the students, responsive to the industry and connected to the community at large.