Background and Recognition
Being a venture of the Hydrocarbons Education and Research Society HERS, a non-profit society formed under the Societies Act 1860; UTM has been established to further (HERS) objective of offering world class education in domain specific institutions so as to provide high quality manpower to organizations both in India and abroad.
Members of the society comprise of leading luminaries from the fields of Oil & Gas industry as well as professionals from government and various international organizations. The society has extensive experience of establishing and managing a number of industry- specific institutions which include:
Establishment of UTM has been acknowledged by UGC vide Letter No. F.8-10/2011 (CRR-1/PU) dated July 28, 2011.
Established under Meghalaya Act (No. 3 of 2011) Legislated by Meghalaya Assembly
Notified in Gazette of Meghalaya State vide No. LL(B) 47/ 2010/ 19 dated 04 January 2011
Established in accordance with Section 2(f) of the UGC Act & Listed as State Private University on UGC website