C. U. Shah University endeavors to work towards a leading position amongst the Indian Universities through excellence in teaching and research, and value addition to human life and its pleasing environment.
Established in 2013, C.U. Shah University (managed-sponsored by Wardhman Bharti Trust established in 1969) is a State Private University, wide-spread across seventy-five-acre land. It started its journey with well-known C. U. Shah College of Engineering & Tech in the year 1997. It is recognized and approved by all regulatory and statutory bodies such as UGC, AICTE, PCI, NCTE, BCI, MHRD INC, and Govt. of Gujarat. The institute strives to be a global center of excellence in higher education. Its main area of concern is to cater to the requirement of society by offering programmes in disciplines such as technology, pharmacy, science, computer sciences, management, commerce, law, education, social works arts, and humanities, through a sustained of innovation and quality enhancement.
Dr. Ved Vyas Dwivedi, Provost at C.U. Shah University is a renowned educationist, an academic manager and a core researcher having an extensive experience for imparting education and thoroughly managing the educational organizations. He is an adroit person having a very microscopic analytical mindset and dedicates himself to reconnect with the ancient age not as a leader but as the one who silhouettes the leader. The initiatives of woman empowerment, educational enlightenment, research, innovation, culture generation, go green globe are his key goals to achieve with optimized skill sets.
A Comprehensive Platform
C. U. Shah University runs many courses in various disciplines, which include Engineering, Arts & Humanities, Commerce, Science & Life Science, Education, Management, Nursing, Pharmacy, Computer Science, Law and Social Works from diploma-UG-PG-Ph.D. Many courses and colleges are NAAC accredited.
The institute has excellent infrastructure facilities like ICT enabled classrooms, well-equipped state-of-the-art laboratories, 24X7 Wi-Fi enabled campus, central AC library with a well-stocked collection of books and international journals. It has a recreation center with canteen, sports, yoga and gymnasium facilities, lush green campus with plenty of open spaces supporting cultural and sports activities, world-class central auditorium, and centralized computing facility.
In order to promote the development of the faculty members and students in overall, various technical, non-technical, cultural, sports, symposium, TechExpo-Project Exhibition has been organized every year to boost the student’s confidence and nurture them to their maximum potential. These series of events are named as innovation, prasthan, pragay, nexus, MECH Darpan, spurgeon, uddan, advita, sparkle, and sports week. National and International Conferences, Vice Chancellor Lecture Series conducted by more than fifty faculty members of C. U. Shah University with a PhD Degree, a recent national-level symposium on “future perspectives of Indian Higher Education” sponsored by GUJCOST are few key initiatives to keep pace with the recent trends.
Successive Major Accomplishments
C.U Shah University has successfully achieved many milestones along its journey by adopting innovative, evolving and novel approaches of developments entirely. To name of few of them are:
- TCS accredited institute
- NAAC accredited courses
- Running Startup/ Innovation Center, Government of Gujarat, C. U. Shah University Incubation Center (CUIC)
- MoU signed with Gujarat Social Infrastructure Development Society (GSIDS), INFLIBNET, CADD CENTRE – CHENNAI, Bosch Rexroth
- U. Shah University has become Institutional Member of Current Science Association, Bengaluru, a provisional member of Association of Indian Universities(AIU)
- First Engineering College in Saurashtra Region as approved Training Centre (Mechanical and Civil) under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal VikasYojna (PMKVY-TI).
- Hon’ble Dr. J. G. Sanghvi, President of C. U. Shah University awarded with GREEN INITIATIVE AWARD during 9th Annual Boston Green Fest
These recognitions have gained a fruitful momentum for the university and also made it a brand identity on the national and international scale.
Exceptional Career Guidance
C.U. Shah University consists of well-qualified and dedicated faculty members, who have constantly strived to disseminate knowledge and develop the students with wide-ranging career prospects like entrepreneurship, startups, further studies, research, and placements at reputed industries. The Academic Council and Board of Studies pay acute attention to industry-ready syllabus designing by inviting eminent academicians and industry experts. The syllabus is revised periodically to meet the current industry scenario and global trends.
The Industry Institute Interface Cell and Training & Placement Cell extensively focus on bridging the gap between industry and academia. In order to make the students industry-ready, industry expert personnel talks, industry visits, workshops, and career development activities like soft skill development, preparing for interviews, aptitude tests have been organized on a regular basis. The placement drives from more than 110 companies conducted in the last one year and recruited more than 205 students by reputed companies also including international placements.
Strengthening with Time
C.U. Shah University aims to strengthen and foster outreach activities in almost all the verticals as required by any prominent University. It has already initiated to collaborate with the foreign university for possible tie-ups like faculty and student exchange programmes. A number of MoUs with the industries have been planned to sign and promote the work on skill development programmes, R & D projects, industry issues, industrial training, and placements. The institute will take major efforts in preparing students for the 21st century and making them globally competitive.
C. U. Shah University has strong alumni base settled across the globe working at reputed organizations and leading at key positions. The prominent and proud alumni are Kaushal Patel (Facebook, USA), Vishal Verma (Apple, USA), Tapan Acharya (System Engineer, TCS, Deutschland), Parin Kothari (Sr. System Engineer, IBM, Toronto ), Patel Urvi (Intel Corporation), Hemant Goyal (Vice President, CitiFinancial, Marylan), Manish Pandey(IoT, Solution Architect at TCS, Bengaluru).