Under the Manipur University Act. 1980 Manipur University was established on 5th June, 1980. It was converted into a central university w.e.f. 13/10/2005 with territorial jurisdiction over the whole of the state of manipur as a teaching cum-affiliating university at Imphal. Inclusive of 2 medical colleges at present the University has 48 affiliated colleges. Manipur Institute of Technology is a constituent college of the University. It is loocated at Canchipur, Imphal, the capital city of Manipur. Over an area of 287.53 acres university campus is spread which is the site of the old palace of Manipur "The Langthabal Konung" (Palace).
|Institute Type||Central University|
|Name of the Institute||Manipur University - MU|
|Established||5 June 1980|
|Affiliated||Govt. of Manipur|