Jaiprakash Gaur, Founder Chairman of Jaypee Group, after acquiring a Diploma in Civil Engineering in 1950 from the University of Roorkee now (IIT Roorkee), had a stint with Govt. The Jaypee story is not a story of privilege or entitlement. Commenced Hotel Business with first hotel in Delhi - Siddharth 1. Commissioning of 1st unit of 1 MTPA Jaypee Rewa Plant (JRP) in District Rewa, MP 2. JIL signs MOU to develop & operate 1000 MW Karcham Wangtoo HE Project 1.
and with steadfast determination to contribute in nation building, branched off on his own, to start as a civil contractor in 1958,and laid the foundation of Jaypee Group. Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd established to operate 400 MW Vishnuprayag HE project 1.
Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (deemed University since Nov 1 2004) set up at NOIDA 1.
All 3 cement plants were brought under one roof by hiving off Cement Business by JIL under Jaypee Cement Ltd 1.
Jaypee Karcham Hydro Corporation Ltd established to operate 1000 MW Karcham Wangtoo HE Project 2.
Jaypee University of Information Technology (State university), Waknaghat set up 1.
1st Captive Thermal Power Plant of 25 MW commissioned at JRP 2. Commissioning of 165 Km long 6 lane Yamuna Expressway Noida to Agra.