The mission of DAV University is to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning, and research at the highest international levels of excellence imbibing the following core values:
- Freedom of thought and expression
- Freedom from discrimination
- The encouragement of a questioning spirit
- The close inter-relationship between teaching, scholarship, and research
- The education which enhances the ability of students to learn throughout life
Uniqueness of DAV University
True to its motto: Pioneering History, Glorious Present, Promising Future the University has been carrying forward a mission of providing quality education in India. The University is the youngest offshoot of the DAV Movement which produced icons like Prime Ministers Dr Manmohan Singh & Atal Behari Vajpayee, Lala Lajpat Rai, Astronaut Kalpana Chawla, Nobel Laureate Hargobind Khorana, cricketers Yuvraj Singh and Mahendera Dhoni, actor Shahrukh Khan and Director Vidhu Vinod Chopra.
DAV University is committed to excellence in higher education, research and producing finest human beings with scientific mindset who would aim at infinite knowledge and solving problems of the mankind. One of the major strengths of the University is an integrated and choice-based credit system that guides the students to graduate in subjects they want to specialize in at post-graduate level and pursue research.
The innovative courses so designed also save precious time, money and energy of the students while they remain focused to the field of their choice. Multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary approach to studies followed by the University has been helping the students to learn by making connections between ideas and concepts across different disciplinary boundaries. Students learning in this way are able to apply the knowledge gained in one discipline to another different discipline as a way to deepen the learning experience.