The University was established in June 1985 around the nucleus of Centre for Post Graduate Instruction and Research of the University of Bombay in Goa. The University Campus is located on the outskirts of Panaji, the capital city and spread over nearly 173 hectares on the Taleigao plateau overlooking the scenic Zuari River joining the Arabian Sea.
Goa University has academic programmes in a wide range of subjects, and your options here are extended further by the inter-disciplinary nature of courses taught. We are constantly exploring ways to make your courses relevant to the world at large by offering courses in Latin American Studies, French, Portuguese, Computer Science and Technology, Business Administration, Marine Biotechnology etc. PG Diploma and Certificate Courses are also offered with an objective to cater to the requirement of various Industries and Services in Goa and to provide the required manpower.
At Goa University,we have one of the best teacher-students ratio and the different skills and backgrounds of our staff and students which encourage you to broaden your horizons. Almost all the Academic staff are engaged in their own research and are experts and enthusiasts in their own fields. This will add an exciting new dimension to the way you learn here.