Gujarat University [GU], Ahmedabad Gujarat was established in the year 1949 as State University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. GU is approved by the reputed UGC, BCI and MCI, and is accredited by NAAC-B. Management of GU Ahmedabad is working under Shri Acharya Dev Vrat (Chancellor).
About Gujarat University - GU Ahmedabad
Since 1949, Gujarat University has been promoting quality education in a wide range of streams to a large group of young aspirants. The UGC has approved the University. It is accredited by BCI and MCI.
The University has a mission of empowering young students through a modernised curriculum and innovative teaching methods. The university envisages to promote research, consultancy and extension for the benefit of society. Its vision is to impart value-based education among students and produce efficient individuals who can contribute to the economic development of society.
Gujarat University Admission
Notices of admission for different courses are published on the official website of Gujarat University. Interested candidates have to check the website regularly and register themselves for taking admission. They can click on “More Details” given below the “Admission” tab that appears on the main page. Here they will find multiple links for applying for different courses. They need to click on the desired link and follow the instructions as given to proceed further.
Gujarat University Scholarship
Students belonging to SC / ST or lower backward classes are provided with around 30 scholarship schemes by Gujarat University that are initiated by the Government of Gujarat. These scholarships help in influencing students to believe in their potential and perform better in academics. Research Scholars can also avail SHODH-Scheme of Developing High-quality Research provided by the Government of Gujarat.
The University has a Placement Cell that has an objective to identify potential employers for students to assist them in accomplishing higher targets in the future. The Cell also educates students about available career options and prepares them for the future by developing skills and job-search strategies needed to achieve career objectives. It also assists them in their personality development and improving communication skills by arranging seminars or classes of experts from industries.
Some major recruiters of the University are L&T Electrical & Automation, Parshwanath Life Science, Finecure Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Sourceved Technologies Pvt Ltd, Ekoching, QSEC Tiles, Tata Consultancy Services, and others.
The campus of Gujarat University has been spread over an area of around 300 acres and is surrounded by eco-friendly green fields to provide students with a sustainable environment to complete their studies. The campus also has a Garden Space where students can have discussions, debates, and sometimes classes. Further information about Infrastructure and Facilities is given below:
Auditorium: In the administrative building of the campus there is an auditorium named Senate Hall where seating arrangement for around 1000 people has been provided by the University. The auditorium is used to organise community events and seminars. The hall has the latest sound systems, air conditioners, light systems, and comfortable chairs.
Conference Hall: The University has approximately 5 conference halls with seating capacities of approximately 80, 450, 264, 300, and 500 respectively. The conference halls have a central AC system, flexible seating arrangements, multiple entry/exits, and other facilities.
Amphitheatre: Students get a chance to show their talent on the stage of the “Upasana” amphitheatre built on the campus. The amphitheatre has a seating capacity of 250 people.
Hostel: Gujarat University provides hostel facilities separately for girls and boys. The hostels have comfortable and well-furnished rooms along with facilities like a cupboard, a bed, a table, and a chair in each room for every student.
Healthcare: The University has its own healthcare centre that is well-equipped with the latest facilities. These facilities assist in providing proper medical care to students.
Canteen: The Canteen provided within the campus is located centrally close to the administrative office. The canteen serves students with a variety of snacks, eatables, and beverages throughout the day. It also provides a space for social interactions among students.
Sports: The University organises various sports activities to encourage students to enhance their competitiveness and sportsmanship spirit. The Sports counsellor and faculty of the University ensure that each student takes part in both indoor and outdoor sports events organised within the campus.
Post Facility: The Post office is located close to the Administrative Office where facilities like mail, stamp vending, and others are offered.
Bank & ATM: The campus has ATM and Bank facilities that meet all the financial and banking needs of students.
University Brand Store: A brand store named Vidyashree-The Souvenir Shop and Utility Store from where students can buy basic utilities and other items to meet their personalised needs.