RBU is established under Punjab act no. 16 of 2014 vide notification no. 17-leg/2014 dated 13th August 2014 and notified by UGC under section 22 of the UGC act 1956, is empowered to award degree vide letter No. 8-23/2014 (CPP-I/PU Dated 26th Sept 2014 by University Grant Commission (UGC).
Just within the vicinity of city beautiful Chandigarh, and well within the reach of the facilities of the city stands the thriving campus of Rayat Bahra University (RBU).
The university has Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dentistry, Management, Hospitality, Agriculture, Nursing and Law Schools of Excellence. The university offers a choice based flexible learning system, enabling interdisciplinary approach for learners to learn at their own pace and choose electives from other available courses as well as to take up some additional/value-added courses to increase their skills/employability.