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DHSGSU Dr Harisingh Gour University About Us :

Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, formerly University of Saugar, was established on 18th July 1946 by Dr. Harisingh Gour by his lifetime saving. This 18th Dr. Harisingh Gour University of India and the oldest and the biggest University of Madhya Pradesh has perhaps the singular distinction of being founded by the munificence of a single person’s hard earned money of about two crore of rupees. Sir Hari Singh Gour ( Nov. 26.1870 – Dec. 25. 1949 ).

Apart from being a great jurist and legal luminary par excellence, he was a great Patriot, Philanthropist, Educationist and Social Reformer. He was the first Vice – Chancellor of Nagpur University  ( 1936 – 38 ). He also held the vice – chancellorship of the University of Delhi ( 1925 ).

Dr. Gour was the founder Vice – Chancellor of the DHSGSU University. The Govt. of India honoured his  memory by issuing a commemorative postage stamp in 1976. The University of Saugar was rechristened as   Doctor Hari Singh Gour Vishwavidyalaya in February 1983 by the State Legislature.

Dr. Harisingh Gour University is situated 5 Km. east of Sagar city and its campus is spread on 830.3 hectares on the top of Patharia hills. It is one of the finest picturesque campuses in India. It has 36 University teaching departments ( number keeps adding )  10 faculties and 81 affiliated  colleges covering 6 revenue districts of M.P. There are 4 hostels for boys ( 940 seats ) and  two hostels for girls ( app.380 seats). State Bank of India. Post office, STD booth, Employment and Guidance Bureau, University Hospital, University Press, 3 canteens and a shopping complex provide auxiliary services in the campus.

The  Jawaharlal Nehru Library of the Sagar University has more than 3,10,000 books. As many as 26 departments have their own departmental  libraries. Apart from conventional degree, post graduate and research courses, Geology, Pharmacy, Criminology & Forensic Science, Anthropology, Performing Arts, Journalism & Mass Communication, Adult Education, Electronics, Business Management, Microbiology, Biotechnology and Computer Applications are some of the  special subjects, which attract a large number of students from the four corners of  the country.

The Institute of Distance Education of the DHSGSU runs various self – finance, Correspondence Courses  such as in M.Lib.Sc.,  B.Lib., MC ( J ), BJ ( C ), PG Diploma in Environmental Marketing and Personnel Management, PG Diploma in Criminology and Police Administration .

Sagar University has a centre of Indira Gandhi Open University, Audiovisual Research Centre, Central Instrumentation Laboratory, Shrimant B.S. Jain Centre for Research and  Education in Psychology and Population Research Centre created by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India . Muktibodh Peetha in the Department of  Hindi has been created by the Govt. of M.P.

The Botanical Survey of India has considered the Botanical Gardens of the University as the richest amongst those of Indian Universities. Madhya Bharati, the research journal of the University and the Bulletin of the Botanical Society of the University are internationally abstracted.

The research journals from the Dept. of Sanskrit Sagarika and Natyam have pride of place amongst the indological journals of the country. “Isuri” the journal from the Bundeli Peeth of Hindi Dept. is a perennial source of Bundelkhandi art and culture.

The discovery of an impression Edicaranfossil Spriggina by the Applied Geology Department has created much interest internationally. The NAAC appointed by UGC has awarded ‘A’ Grade re – accreditation to this Dr. Harisingh Gour University.

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Sagar University Departments

  • Adult Education
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Geology
  • Applied Microbiology & Bio – Technology
  • Bio – Informatics ( Proposed )
  • Bio – Technology
  • Botany
  • Business Management
  • Central Instrumentation Centre
  • Chemistry
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Computer Science & Application
  • Criminology & Forensic Science
  • Department of Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of English and European Languages
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of History
  • Department of Linguistics
  • Department of Marathi
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Political Science and Public Administration
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Sanskrit
  • Department of Sociology and Social Work
  • Department of Urdu and Persian
  • Department of Commerce
  • Disaster Management ( Proposed )
  • Ecological & Environmental Sciences ( Proposed )
  • Education
  • Fine Arts and Performing Arts
  • General & Applied Geography
  • Industrial & Pharmaceutical Chemistry ( Proposed )
  • Institute of Distance Education
  • Law
  • Library and Information Sciences
  • Madhya Bharti
  • Material Sciences ( Proposed )
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Nano Technology ( Proposed )
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Yogic Science
  • Zoology

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Courses in DHSGSU Sagar

I. Under Graduate Programs :

  • B.A / B.Sc / B.Com / B.Pharma / B.Lib.I.Sc / B.J.C. / LLB. ( 3 years )

Self Financed Programs :

  • Industrial Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, BBA, BBA., LLB. ( Hons )

II. Post Graduate Programs in DHSGSU:

Master of Arts :

  • Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology, Anthropology, Criminology, Economics, English, Geography, Hindi, History, Linguistics, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Sanskrit, Sociology, Urdu and Yogic Science.

Master of Science :

  • Anthropology, Botany, Chemistry, Forensic Science, Geography, Mathematics, Physics, Zoology, Psychology, Yogic Science.

Other PG Programs :

  • M.Com, MBA, M.Lib.I. Sc., LLM, M.Ed., M.J.C., M.Pharma, M.Tech. ( Applied Geology ).

Self Financed Programs :

  • MA. Rural Studies, M Sc. Microbiology, Industrial Chemistry, Biotechnology & MCA.

Refresher – Course :

  • Computer and Web Awareness, Refresher & Orientation Course.

III. Sagar University MPhil / PhD Programs :

  • Music, M. Lib. I.Sc., Journalism & Mass Communication, Education, Yogic Science, Rural Studies*, Ancient Indian History Culture & Arch. ( AIH ), Economics, History, Philosophy, Psychology, Political Science / Public Administration, Sociology, English, Hindi, Linguistics, Sanskrit, Urdu and Persian, Anthropology, Forensic Science, Criminology, Geography, Applied Geology, Pharmacy, Botany, Applied Microbiology, zoology, Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Computer Application, Mathematics, Physics, Commerce, Management, Law.

*To be announced by concerned departments.

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University of Sagar Affiliated Colleges

SASTRI (B.A.,)Eligibility ( Age : 17-22 )
Kramanta in :

(1) Rigveda
(2) Krishna Yajurveda
(3) Sukla Yajurveda ( Kanva / Madhyandina )
(4) Atharvaveda ( Shounuka ) and
(5) Rahasyanta in Samaveda ( Kouthuma / Jaiminiya / Ranayaniya )
Successful Adhyayana of Moola ( Samhita + Brahmana ) portion of respective Veda.
Pratishthanta in :

(6) Vaikhanasagama
(7) Pancharatragama and
(8) Saivagama
Successful Adhyayana of Brahmothvanta portion of respective Agama.
Sodasakarmanta in Pourohityas :

(9) Aswalayana
(10) Apasthamba
(11) Vaikhanasa
(12) Paraskara
Successful Adhyayana of Upanayanaanta part in respective sutra.
Vidyaranya Bhashya in :

(13) Rigveda
(14) Krishna Yajurveda
(15) Sukla Yajurveda ( Kanva / Madhyandina )
(16) Samaveda
(17) Atharvaveda
Successful Adhyayana of Moola ( Samhita + Brahmana ) in respective Veda.
(18) Kalpa (Srauta)Mulanta Adhyayana of any Veda.
(19) MimamsaMulanta Adhyayana of any Veda with knowledge of Sanskrit or pass in 10 +2 pattern or its equivalent qualification with Sanskrit subject.

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Distance Education Courses in Sagar University

I. UG Programs :

  • Bachelor of Library & Information Science
  • Bachelor of Journalism ( Communication )

II. PG Programs :

  • Master of Library & Information Science
  • Master of Journalism ( Communication )

III. Post Graduate Diploma Programs :

  • Environmental Management, Marketing Management, Personnel Management, International Business & Export Management, Criminology & Police Administration, Yoga and Meditation, Psychological Counselling.

DHSGSU University Distance Education Contact Details

Institute of Distance Education,
Dr. Harsingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya – DHSGSU,
Sagar ( M.P. ) – 470 003,
S.T.D. Code – 07582,
Phone No. : Office – 265055,
PBX : 264417, 264475, 274574 Ext. 157,
Fax : 265055,
E – mail : idesagar@yahoo.com.

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Sagar University Contact Details

Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya – DHSGSU,
Madhya Pradesh,
Pin Code : 470 003,
Phone No.  : 91 – 7582 – 264574, 264475, 264417, 264019,
Fax : 264163, 223236,
E – mail : sagaruniversity@mp.nic.in,
Website : www.sagaruniversity.nic.in, www.dhsgsu.ac.in/.


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