Founded by the Jindal Education and Welfare Society, OP Jindal University (OPJU) was set up to bring high quality education to its students based on a world class curriculum, the latest teaching methodology and committed faculty members. The multidisciplinary university aims to develop young professionals and future leaders who will not only power growth and development in the state, but also make a mark globally. At the core of the university's philosophy and approach lies the belief that students learn best when exposed to real world situations and when nurtured through enriching interactions with practitioners and professors. OPJU believes that every student has innate potential that can be unlocked through quality teaching and mentorship. OPJU was established by an Act of Legislature in the state assembly of Chhattisgarh in 2014. It is promoted by Jindal Steel and Power Limited, India's fastest growing STEEL & POWER Company and is an industrial conglomerate of the US $ 15 billion Jindal Organization.
Today's world is powered and driven by technology that is changing at a rapid rate through advancements in Research and Innovations. The productivity and quality plays a prominent role in technology implementation. At the same time sustainability that has become prime concern of the humanity needs to be kept uppermost in the minds of all those who are associated with the development and utilization of the technology. In view of the international scenario and wide domestic market conditions, India is poised to make a quantum jump in steel making , electricity production and infrastructure development.
The third International Conference on “ADVANCES IN STEEL, POWER AND CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY” was held at OP Jindal University during March 22-23, 2017 in association with Jindal Steel and Power Limited, Raigarh, India & association for Iron and Steel Technology, USA. The conference was a great success and focused on the recent advancements and emphasized the need for the study of advance technological research in steel, power and construction industries for a prosperous future.