Established on 2nd April 2003, Chaudhary Devi Lal University, Sirsa is named after Jan Nayak Chaudhary Devi Lal, the former Deputy Prime Minister of India and the former Chief Minister of Haryana.
There are 16 teaching departments with 40 courses in the University. The University has very well equipped library, laboratories and hostels for boys and girls. Well-known, reputed and experienced academicians and professionals have been associated in preparing the academic curriculum of different courses.
The University has two Teaching Blocks comprising of nearly 100 class rooms, tutorial rooms and rooms for teaching and supporting staff (each), VIP guest house, Vice Chancellor’s residence and 87 houses for the teaching and non-teaching staff and four well-furnished hostels for boys and girls. It houses Science Departments such as Physics, Chemistry, biotechnology, Food science & Technology, Computer Science, Energy & Environmental Sciences and Mathematics. The University has developed its own Media Centre equipped with hi-tech gadgets. An impressive main gate has been inaugurated by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Haryana on 2nd August 2009. The University has ATM facility of State Bank of India. Medical facility is made available to the students employees through a regular appointed Medical Officer. The University has adopted innovative methods in the conduct of University examinations. The University has also made a distinction in timely declaration of results. The students of this University have shown commendable results in scademics as well as co-curricular activities. With the present pace of progress already acquired the University looks forward having a promising future.