Chaudhary Charan Singh University, formerly known as Meerut University, was established in 1966. This is a State University with the faculties of agriculture, arts, education, management, science and technology.
The university campus imparts postgraduate education in the faculties of agriculture, arts, education, science and management. Several research programs are run by these departments. The university also runs advanced diploma and certificate courses in languages such as Russian, French, German and Sanskrit.