To contribute towards the state, the nation and the world through advancement for attaining excellence in technical education and research, and to provide quality human resource having high professional and ethical conduct to serve the needs of the industry and society, is the vision of the Maharaja Ranjit Singh State Technical University, Bathinda.
The Maharaja Ranjit Singh State Technical University, Bathinda was established in the year of 2014 with a view to accelerate the technical, management, and pharmaceutical education in the Punjab state. With jurisdiction of the university with 11 districts, which include Bathinda, Ferozepur, Moga, Faridkot, Sri Muktsar Sahib, Barnala, Mansa, Sangrur, Patiala, Fatehgarh Sahib and Fazilka, the State Technical University shall operate from the upgraded Giani Zail Singh Punjab Technical University Campus.
The main mission of the university, is to create a conducive environment for promoting advancement in technology and research by incubating freedom, empowerment, commitment, creativity and innovation under the proficient guidance of highly skilled professionals and entrepreneurs. With a view to implant moral, ethical, social and professional standards in the students, the state technical university has been the cornerstone of the society and industry, for innovation and dissemination of information. The Maharaja Ranjit Singh State Technical University, Bathinda is affiliated to University Grant Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
“The horizons of professional activities are expanding and providing immense scope for younger generation to uncap their talent to touch greater heights of achievements. The university offers a wide array of Technical, Scientific and Management courses through its affiliated colleges and campuses. The Maharaja Ranjit Singh State Technical University, Bathinda with the introduction of new courses of study, new disciplines and highly qualified faculty is well poised to embark on road to achieve greater heights and make its mark international level.”, stated Prof. Mohan Paul Singh Ishar, the Vice Chancellor of The Maharaja Ranjit Singh State Technical University, Bathinda.
In order to curb the menace of Sexual Harassment, the State Technical University constituted a Committee against Sexual Harassment (CASH), which follows stringent laws and punishments against discrimination and sexual harassment. In contrast to CASH, installation of CCTV cameras in the campus has helped in keeping a hawk eye, for avoiding ragging.
The main departments of the State Technical University include Engineering, Architecture, Sports and the Post-Graduation department for computer application, humanities & management, applied physics, applied chemistry and applied mathematics. The Maharaja Ranjit Singh State Technical University, Bathinda has been a foundation stone of the technical, management and pharmaceutical education in the state of Punjab.