Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU) (formerly part of Punjab Technical University (PTU)) is a State technical university of Punjab located in Bathinda. It was established in 2014 to promote technical, management and pharmaceutical education in the state of Punjab at the degree level and above. Being an education and research university, it has a mandate to set up centers of excellence in emerging technologies for promoting training and research & development in these areas. The vision of the university is to contribute towards the state, the nation and the world through advancement for attaining excellence in technical education and research, and to provide quality human resource having high professional and ethical conduct to serve the needs of the industry and society. This University has jurisdiction up to 11 districts i.e. Bathinda, Ferozepur, Moga, Faridkot, Sri Muktsar Sahib, Barnala, Mansa, Sangrur, Patiala, Fatehgarh Sahib, Fazilka.University will function from upgraded Giani Zail Singh Punjab Technical University Campus. The university provides teaching programmes in post graduate courses of Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Computer aoolications, Humanities and Management studies, Pharmacy along with different Engineering courses and Architecture.