With a vision to become a dynamic global institution in a knowledge driven world through excellence in teaching, research and social contributions to serve society by striving to transform it through creation, augmentation, dissemination and perpetuation of knowledge, Charotar University of Science and Technology (CHARUSAT) is nurturing students to enhance their academic development, personality improvement and employability to make them extraordinary global students.
Offers a Campus where Technology meets Tradition
CHARUSAT offers an extraordinary educational environment with campus and buildings with standing ambience primarily divided into two zones, in which Technology Zone accommodates Faculties of Pharmacy, Management Studies, Applied Sciences, Computer Science and Applications, Technology and Engineering and Research Centers for Space research. On the other side, Healthcare Zone accommodates Hospital and institutes offering Medical related programs like Physiotherapy, Nursing, and Paramedical Sciences with provision for Dental and Medical Institutes.
The University is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with ‘A’ grade in the first cycle. It is also accredited with ‘A’ by the Knowledge Consortium, Government of Gujarat. The faculties of the institution have been honored by 35 prominent recognitions and awards for their extraordinary contribution towards education.
The buildings of the university are designed on ancient Indian Architecture concept, having huge courtyards for good ventilation and natural light. The lush green campus is fully landscaped with trees, shrubs and lawns. A pond in the campus serves as a recharging tank and recreation element to the students and staff. The campus also offers two playgrounds which are cosseted by the students and staff for cricket, football, volleyball, basketball, and handball, along with separate space for indoor games like Table tennis, carom, and chess. It also offers multi gym facilities. The whole campus is maintained under CCTV surveillance to ensure security.
The interesting part of the campus infrastructure is that it offers more than 75 ICT enabled classrooms and 135 laboratories and some of the noteworthy, high-end laboratories including Pharmaceutical Processing Equipment Laboratory, Sophisticated Analytical Instrumentation Laboratory, , Magnetic Measurement and Magnetic Fluid Laboratories, Magnetic Fluid Research Laboratory, Data Center with Cloud Ready Environment, Environment Engineering Laboratory, CHARUSAT Sophos Information Security Laboratory and Material Testing and Characterization Laboratory and more.
The University is already known for their excellent delivery of education facilities. Apart from that, the faculties at the University provide Career Counseling for all aspects of Career development like Job Placements, Entrepreneurship, Incubation of Startups, and Higher Studies.
Preparing Students to Reach Their Sky-High Goals
Established in 2009 and having only five batches of graduated students, the University expresses pride in delivering quality education and preparing students to be global leaders and entrepreneurs. CHARUSAT has a great list of remarkable alumni and the list goes on as: Anandkumar M. Patel, Scientist and Engineer in MESA department at ISRO-DOS, Government of India. Milind Patel, Technical Head at Dimension Data, Australia. Rajesh Bhatia, QA Analyst and Team Leader at JP Morgan Chase. Mitesh Thakkar, Manager at Reliance Industries Ltd. And, Rahul Tanna, Founder of TANNA TECHBIZ, and so on among many other prominent alumni.
About the Figure Spearheading and Leading the Revolutionary Institution
Surendra Patel, President at Charotar University of Science and Technology, is popularly known for exceptional skills in spearheading development with human face. Having dedicated more than four decades of his life in social service, Mr. Patel is academically enriched with a degree in Civil Engineering and had been Chairman of Ahmedabad Urban Development Authority (AUDA). He has always been playing a leading role in creating any kind of revolution which helps in the development of human lives. Ahmedabad’s stellar projects like Sabarmati Riverfront, Sardar Patel Ring Road, BRTS and many others have been developed under his mentorship. He has been the founding President of CHARUSAT. Since 2000, when the seeds of CHARUSAT were sown, Mr. Patel has been providing honorary services and visionary guidance for the benefit of people.
Fusion of rural development and modern technology knowledge has been the forte of Mr. Patel. It’s under his leadership; CHARUSAT has taken many path breaking steps. CHARUSAT Rural Education Development Program for uplifting education in rural schools and CHARUSAT Space Technology & Research Center are few examples of his exemplary contributions. Inculcation of values of honesty, integrity, transparency and societal relevance in functioning of CHARUSAT has been the landmark of leadership of Mr. Patel.
Offering Financial Aid for Students to Excel without Financial Worries
CHARUSAT is also known for their remarkable financial aids for needy students. The University is known to deliver scholarships amounting to INR 4 crores and financial free-ships to meritorious and needy students amounting to INR 2 crores. It extends its financial aid services to wide perceptions from free study tours within and outside the State, Free Wi-Fi internet connectivity, Free medical check-up with comprehensive medical services, free-clinical training across reputed hospitals, on-campus jobs, training for sports and extracurricular activities, patent filing, assistance for participation and paper presentation in technical/ non-technical events, project funding, research funding, incubation through free space and financial support, subsidized residences and food, along with book/tablet distribution to needy students.
Organizes Extraordinary Events for the World to See
The University organizes enormous number of events for the overall development of its students. They keep their schedule busy with extraordinary events like Management Meet, Technology Event, Pharmacy Event, Computer Science Event, along with celebrating various days like International Nurses’ Day, World Pharmacist Day, and International Yoga Day to create awareness among the society.
The University also organizes a grand event, SPOURAL. It is a sports and cultural festival to celebrate the talent of the students and inculcate technical and extramural skills and healthy competitive habits among the students. CHARUSAT is a University endeavoring Holistic Community Development. It is working with rural schools to uplift the educational levels. It is also undertaking healthcare initiatives for the community people. Training programs for small vendors to farmers and automechanics are some of the actions CHARUSAT takes for improving their livelihood.