About Us

Higher Education Department


Transforming lives by fostering creativity and innovation,nurturing talent and promoting academic and research excellence

Vision: To provide access to higher education as a right, not a privilege, where every individual has the opportunity to transform their life through knowledge and opportunity. To provide an educational ecosystem that fosters creativity and innovation, nurtures talent and promotes academic and research excellence. To foster partnerships with industry, government, and academia to drive social and economic progress, sustainable development and contribute to building a carbon-neutral future

About the Department: The Department of Higher Education of UT Ladakh, is responsible for the overall development of the basic infrastructure of Higher Education sector, both in terms of policy and planning. Under a planned development process, the Department looks after expansion of access and qualitative improvement in the Higher Education, through University of Ladakh, six Colleges and other Institutions.