Himachal Pradesh University, Summer-Hill, Shimla Estd. 1970
Latest News
  • 3 Days Workshop on Skill Development & Capacity Building on May 22-24, 2018 for HPU students
  • HPUMAT 2018 Online applications corrections upto 18-5-18 (5pm)
  • HPUMAT 2018 Online Applications Last Date on May 15, 2018
  • House Test of MBA 2nd & 4th semester on May 14-16, 2018
  • Mgt Fest-cum-Alumni Meet 12 May,2018: Cultural Evening & Dinner at Camp Potters Hills at 7.00 pm
  • Mgt Fest-cum-Alumni Meet 12 May,2018:Alumni Campus Round at 3.30 pm
  • Mgt Fest-cum-Alumni Meet 12 May,2018:Alumni Talks & One to One Interactions at 2 pm
  • Mgt Fest-cum-Alumni Meet 12 May,2018:Management Games at 11 am
  • Mgt Fest-cum-Alumni Meet 12 May,2018:In Inauguration an Alumni Startup presentation
  • Mgt Fest-cum-Alumni Meet 12 May,2018:In Inauguration an Alumni will launch two Scholarships of Rs.25000
  • Mgt Fest-cum-Alumni Meet 12 May, 2018: Inauguration at 10 am
  • National Conference on May 5, Registration at 9.30 am in HPUBS
  • National conference 5-5-2018, Registration at 9.30 an, Inauguration 10 am, Technical Sesions 11 am & 2 pm, Valedictory 4.30 pm
  • Management Quiz-2018 in HPUBS, Qualifying round on May 4 & May 8, aspirants can report Coordinators
  • National Conference on May 5, 2018 (9.30 AM to 5.30 PM) at HPUBS Shimla
  • HPUBS Management Fest cum Alumni Meet on 12-5-2018
  • National Conference on 'Contemporary Issues in Business Management " on May 5, 2018 at HPUBS
  • Special Lecture on Current Issues in HR by Prof Sanjay Kaushik, UBS, PU Chandigarh on 23-4-18
  • One Day Workshop on "Harnessing Employability Skills " on April 24, 2018 in HPUBS to MBA students
  • One Day National Conference on 'Contemporary Issues in Business Management " on May 5, 2018 in HPUBS
  • ‘Insight into Banking’ by Manisha, Branch Head IDBI Bank to MBA 4th sem students on 17-4-18 at Noon
  • Management Game on Communication & Leadership by Dr Kapil Kathuria, University of Horticulture & Forestry Solan on 16-4-18 at 10.15 am to MBA 1st Year students
  • Special Lecture on Corporate Life in the Prism of Spiritualism by Prof Karamjit Singh, Dean Faculty, UBS, PU Chandigarh on 16-4-18 11.00 am to MBA 2nd Year students
  • Director HPUBS to interact with MBA 2nd year students on 12-4-18 at 11.30 am on Matching Aspirations with Opportunities
  • HPUMAT -18 Application Form w.e.f 2-4-18 at 5.00 pm
  • Special Lecture on Electronic Payment Systems in India by Prof Mandeep Kaur, GNDU Amritsar on 2-4-18 11.30 am to MBA 1st year students
  • Special Lecture on Emerging Careers Opportunities in the Corporates by Sh Virender Thakur GM Global Agribusiness New Delhi on 28-3-18 10.15 am
  • Special Lecture on Emerging Careers Opportunities in the Corporates by Sh Virender Thakur GM Global Agribusiness New Delhi on 28-3-18 10.15 am
  • Special Lecture on Changing Career Opportunities in the Corporates on 28-3-18 at 10.15 to MBA 1st year students
  • Special Lecture on Careers in Banking and Financial Markets on 26-3-18 at 2 pm
  • 6 Days Workshop on Research Methodology in Social Sciences w.e.f. March 13, 2018 at HPUBS
  • Honourable Vice Chancellor Prof RS Chauhan will inaugurate One Day Seminar on 'Women at Workplace: Opportunities and Challenges" on March 9, 2018 in HPUBS
  • One Day Seminar on 'Women at Workplace: Opportunities and Challenges" on March 9, 2018 in HPUBS
  • Capital Market Awareness session by Bombay Stock Exchange expert on March 16, 2018 at 2 pm to MBA 2nd semester students
  • International Women Week celebration on March 9 at 10.30 am in HPUBS
HPU


The Himachal Pradesh University was founded on July 22, 1970. It is located at Summer Hill which is at a distance of 5 kms from the main town, Shimla. The University is nestled amidst tall and lush green trees of deodars, oats, pines and rhododendrons. The location of the University presents a panoramic natural view among the woods, settled around Summer Hill. The camps where one half bathes in the fresh sun towards the east and another half in the grandeur of unique sunset on the West. Overlooking snow peaked majestic mountain ranges add to the lofty ideals and vision of the university. Its salubrious climate and calmness presents congenial atmosphere to pursue higher studies. The University campus occupies an area of 200 acres and has been designed to possess a distinctive architectural style. Himachal Pradesh University is the only multi-faculty and affiliating University in the state. It firmly believes in what India’s first Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru said in his oft. Cited convocation address at the University of Allahabad, “A University stands for humanism, for tolerance, for region, for progress, for the adventure of ideas and for the search for truth. It stands for the onward march of the human race towards even higher.
 
Major Thrust-Research Areas
  • Integrated Himalayan Studies
  • Application of Biotechnology in Forestry, Agriculture and Horticulture
  • Mycorrhizal Technology, Ecology, Taxonomy, Ethno Botany,Biodiversity, Wood Science, Honeybees, Cytogenetics, Plant and Animal Physiology, etc.
  • Polymer Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry.
  • Computer Applications in Software Development.
  • Computational Physics, Nuclear Physics, Condensed Matter Physics,Solar Neutrino Physics.
  • Hydro-dynamic and Hydro-magnetic Stability, Plasma Physics, Fuzzy Algebra, Motion of Non-newtonian Fluids.
  • Sustainable Development, Poverty, Tribal Studies, Human Resource Development.
  • Human Geography, Remote Sensing, Population Studies, Environment.
  • Trade and Commerce, Tourism, Export Marketing, Banking, Rural Development, Agricultural and Horticultural Studies.
  • Cultural Studies, Folk Literature, Handicrafts.
  • Clinical Psychology, Post-colonial and Subaltern Perspectives on History, Art, Culture and Media.
  • Women Studies, Canadian Studies, Teacher Education, Adult Education and Extension.