Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) was established on 1st June 1996 with the assent of H.E. Governor of Karnataka as a full fledged University in the academic year 1996 vide Government notification No/EDI/UOV/dated 12th February 1996 (Karnataka State Open University Act - 1992). It is a recognised University of Distance Education Council (DEC), New Delhi, regular member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Delhi, permanent member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), London, UK, Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU), Beijing, China, and also has association with Commonwealth of Learning (COL). Shyam Institute of Management & Technology is promoting the programmes under the following streams :
Maharshi Dayanand University came into existence by an Act No. 25 of 1975 of the Haryana Legislative Assembly in 1976 with the objective to promote inter-disciplinary higher education and research in the fields of environmental, ecological and life sciences. It was rechristened as Maharshi Dayanand University in 1977 after the name of a great visionary and social reformer, Maharshi Dayanand. It had a unitary and residential character in its nascent stage, but became an affiliating University in November 1978. The University secured the recognition of University Grants Commission – the higher education regulatory body of India - for central Govt. grants in Feb. 1983.
Shyam Institute of Management and Technology SIMT is providing the assistance in Admission process for regular admission in colleges affiliated with the university in Haryana. The courses in which assistance is provided are :
1. M.Tech in ECE, CSE, Electrical Power Systems, Machine Design, Structural Design, Embreddeed System and VLSI Design, Manufacturing & Automation, Cyber Forensics and Information Security, Civil and Mechnical
2. B.Tech in ECE, Mech, Civil, EEE, CSE, EE and Fire Tech & Safety. Lateral Entry is also available.
3. Diploma in Engineering - Civil, Mech, ECE, EE and AUtomobile
4. Management - MBA and BBA
5. Computer Application - MCA and BCA
6. Architecture - B. Arch and M. Arch
7. Education - B.Ed and M.Ed