Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) is the first university established in 1998 under the provision of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprashta University Act, 1998. GGSIPU is recognized by University Grant Commision (UGC) under the section 12B of UGC. The University aims to provide a market focused professional academic to students in India to meet the needs of Indian business world. GGSIP University objective is to facilitate and promote studies and research with focus on different fields including Technology, Engineering, Medicine, Education, Nursing, Medicine, Management and Law among others. The University has 100 affiliated institutes: 76 self financed and 24 owned and run by Government of NCT, New Delhi.