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Baraut is a city and a municipal board in Baghpat district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. This small town is mostly inhabited by traders and farmers, most of the population consists of Jats, Muslims, Jains and Viswakarmas with Sikhs being the minority. The city is famous for its Jain temples and grand Jain functions organised every year. Baraut is at an average elevation of 231 metres (757 feet). As of 2001 India census it had a population of 85,822.

Baraut city is also the major centre of education . Digambar Jain College, started by the Gangaram Kishorilal Jain family and Janta Vedic college,started by Mahashaya Chaudhary Umrao Singh are famous. Master Umarao Singh was the founder teacher. In Baraut city all the courses are available up to the research level especially in the field of agriculture. The Janta(Jat) Vedic College is famous for its quality education in the field of agriculture. The newest institute DIET [District Institute for Education and Training] is set up by the education deptt. of UP in Baraut city at Barka road. Jain Polytechnic is famous for technical education.

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  • Digamber Jain Degree College, Ashish goel (guest) wrote 1 month ago:
    I was the student of this college 2000-2003, i did B. com from here as regular student and also as correspondence student in 2005, great college and great teachers...
  • Janta Vedic (JAT) College , Baraut, Distt Meerut, ravidhruv04 wrote 9 months ago: Check all the details about colleges in baraut, boy's hostel details in this site.
  • Janta Vedic (JAT) College , Baraut, Distt Meerut, juned (guest) wrote 11 months ago:
    Please my admission b.a for regular
  • Baraut, vella jaat (guest) wrote 12 months ago:
    teri maa ki annkh bhenchod....jab mann mai aayega tab lad liye jaato se
  • Baraut, GARIMA TOMAR (guest) wrote 1 year ago:
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