About University

Oriental Group is one of the top names in education in Central India since 1995. Oriental Group the most sought – after name for quality education in Madhya Pradesh. Oriental University is the first Private University of Indore established in 2011.

It has been given the University status under section 2f of UGC, 1956 Act with effect from May’ 2011. Having clinched the University status, the philosophy of Oriental University (OU) is to contribute in a broader sphere, thereby offering diverse courses in agriculture, management, law, pharmacy, education, engineering and ITI.

Oriental University is spread over 77 acres of lush green sprawling campus on Indore-Ujjain highway near the international airport and new proposed railway station. The University is designed by the most eminent contractors of modern India, M/S Hafeez Contractors of Mumbai.

Currently, the University’s exquisite infrastructure houses spacious classrooms with the latest teaching aids, well-equipped laboratories, and workshops. OU combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment that transcends traditional academic boundaries.

The tenet with which Oriental University is marching forward is to develop responsible professionals who could be easily deployed in the industry.

Education is all about creating an ambiance of academic freedom, where bright minds meet, discover and learn. After having established nine professional colleges (Five Engineering, One Advanced Computer Application, Two Pharmacy and One Management studies) the ORIENTAL GROUP, recognized as a premier educational group of Central India and enjoying national ranking, the Founders of Devi Shakuntala Thakral Charitable Foundation, have set up ORIENTAL UNIVERSITY, established by Act of Madhya Pradesh Vidhan Sabha under Section 2f of UGC Act, 1956. Oriental University is the first Private University in Indore.

It provides students and faculty, exceptional opportunities for intellectual, professional and personal growth. The research activities are not confined to engineering and pure & applied sciences alone, they cover social sciences such as geography, history, philology, and literature too. The curriculum adopted is industry-specific and OU plays a vital role in bridging the long gap between the extremely demanding corporate and the mediocre curriculum running in many universities.