Mewat Engineering College

A Minority Institution
(Open to all sections of Society)

मेवात इंजिनियरिंग कॉलेज

Recognized by the Directorate of Technical Education, Haryana

Mewat Engineering College

میوات انجینئرنگ کالج

A Minority Institution
(Open to all sections of Society)

Approved by AICTE, New Delhi
Affiliated to MDU, Rohtak

The Promoting Body of MECW

The Haryana Waqf Board is the promoting body which was established by the Haryana Government under section 13 (1) of the Waqf Act, 1995 vide its Notification No. 18/2/96-3JJ (I) dated 1.08.2003 with its Headquarters at 50, Sardar Patel Marg, Ambala Cantt. The Board has been actively engaged in various educational and welfare programmes. The Mewat Engineering College was established by the Haryana Waqf Board as one of the institutions for promoting knowledge and learning among Muslim minority community. Looking into the vast potential of industrial development in the state, the Board took a conscious decision in establishing Mewat Engineering College in the minority concentrated and educationally backward region of the state to produce skilled and trained manpower in the emerging areas of technology.

About the Haryana Waqf Board

The Haryana Waqf Board, a body corporate, having perpetual succession and a common seal with power to acquire and hold property has been established under section 13 (1) of the Waqf Act, 1995. Previously, the Board was one of the constituent units of the erstwhile Punjab Waqf Board. The erstwhile Punjab Waqf Board (which was composite Board for four states namely: Punjab; Haryana; Himachal Pradesh; and U.T. Chandigarh) was dissolved vide notification of Govt. of India, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment dated 29th July, 2003 w.e.f. the 1st day of August, 2003. After the dissolution of the erstwhile Punjab Waqf Board the Governments of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh U.T. established separate Waqf Boards in their states.

One of the objectives of the Haryana Waqf Board is promotion of knowledge and learning, particularly among the Muslim community. The Board also runs its own schools in Haryana and provides financial assistance to a number of colleges, schools and madarsas.

The Haryana Waqf Board is maintaining and assisting a number of educational institutions all over Haryana. The Mewat Engineering College at village Palla, Tehsil Nuh, district Mewat is the latest institution set up by the Haryana Waqf Board in the year 2010.