Mithila University was established on August 5, 1972 by an Ordinance of the Government of Bihar subsequently enacted through legislatures. The University is governed by the Bihar State Universities Act, 1976. The University was renamed as LALIT NARAYAN MITHILA UNIVERSITY vide University notification No. 6760-7244 dated 28 April, 1980.meuip.co
Lalit Narayan Mithila University aspires to be an energetic and responsive University offering educational opportunities for learner community especially to the lower socio-economic strata of the society seeking quality undergraduate, post graduate, research and continuing personal or professional enrichment in higher education and selected professions that will lead to formation of scholarly community serving the nation by advancing.
To carry out the academic process for achieving excellence through active student – teacher participation. To promote research and development activities among students as well as teachers. To inculcate high moral, ethical and professional standards among students.