Letter of Intent issued for establishment of Plaksha University at Mohali

Mohali, August 11, 2020: Moving ahead towards the commitment to bringing investments in Punjab and generating ample employment opportunities for the youth, the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh led Punjab state government today issued a Letter of Intent (approval) for setting up the Plaksha University.
The letter was issued by the higher education department which will scale up the educational infrastructure of the state to the next level.
Givingdetails, Higher Education Minister Punjab Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa said that despite the Covid-19 pandemic, many international companies keeping in view the Captain governments pro industry policies have expressed their interest to invest in the state.
He added that because of the policies like Invest Punjab and single window clearance for industries, the investment has become business-friendly in the state.
He said that the Plaksha University would start 2021-22 academic session at Alfa IT city, Mohali as the university management has started the construction at the 50.12 acre land which was allotted by the Punjab government.
The Minister said that the establishment of this university would open up avenues of employment for thousands of people besides imparting world class education to the students.
Notably, the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh was making concerted efforts to bring investments across the globe to Punjab as a part of which Higher Education Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa was constantly talking with private universities so that Punjab becomes next ‘Takshila’ from education point of view.
Higher Education Secretary Rahul Bhandari said Reimaging Higher Education Foundation, New Delhi and Manav Rachna International Institute, Haryana will be opening this university jointly.
He said that the Punjab Government has issued letter of intent to the sponsoring body under Punjab Private Universities Policy-2010.

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