The Shobhit University will be internationally recognized as a premier Indian University with a global perspective that educates leaders who will fashion a more humane and just world.
Shobhit University is a NAAC accredited University, which is research intensive, multidisciplinary and values high quality teaching in a globally competitive environment. The University imparts quality education through vertical and horizontal integration. It strives to become a world class university, with a global perspective, that educates the future leaders of the world. It aims to remain in the forefront of cutting edge knowledge and to follow the best international practice in academics.
Shobhit University aspires to make academic issues and commitments as the key concerns of the young generation and thereby, make a significant contribution to the academic developments around the world. Emphasizing on utmost education, research, and innovation, the University endeavors to empower the youth. The guiding philosophy of Shobhit University’s enlightened community is being inspired by talent that is regularly enriched and driven by innovation.
The Resourceful Leader
A diligent personality Kunwar Shekhar Vijendra is the Co-founder and Chancellor of Shobhit University, India. He is a prominent social entrepreneur based in New Delhi, who carries leadership roles in many organizations. He is a persistent advocate of the effective initiatives taken by education fraternities for the poor, secular values, crisis management through diplomatic and peaceful ways, globalized systems of learning, and peaceful co-existence.
His meticulous working and sheer determination have helped him in establishment & development of a number of higher education institutes, research centers, hospitals, and two universities in north India. Also, he is very actively involved with a number of social organizations.
Acknowledging his contribution to society in the areas of education and additional concerns, he has been copiously awarded and gained notable honors. Recently ASSOCHAM conferred on him the “Lifetime Achievement Award 2018″.
He is a passionate Gandhian, avid reader, keen learner, social speaker, occasional poet, and a dreamer! He has traveled widely in India and to the countries like USA, UK, Germany, Australia, Russia, China, South Korea, Vietnam, Mongolia, UAE, Mauritius, Rwanda, Uganda and many more to participate in various professional and educational activities.
He is blessed with an active support Dr. Shobhit Kumar, who is the chairman of Shobhit University. These dynamic personalities have played an excellent role in the foundation and progress of the university. The highly qualifies management and staff of the university are committed in co-operating for the academic and overall progress of the students and University.
The university has received several awards and has been successful in becoming a brand identity across the country. Enlisted here are few awards:
- 19th Rank in Top Technical University of India (by India Today on July 2, 2018).
- 1st Rank in Research Productivity based on citation Index (based on CII Report, 2016).
- Best University for Promoting Industry Academia Interface (by ASSOCHAM, 2018).
- CSR Top Institutes of India Award, 2018 (by CSR).
- Ranked 7th in Top Law Schools of India (by CSR-GHRDC Law Schools Survey, 2018).
- Best University for serving social Cause (by ASSOCHAM, 2018).
- Ranked 17th in Outstanding B-school of Excellence (by CSR-GHRDC School Survey 2018).
- Best Pharmacy College in North India 2018(by CEGR, Delhi).
A Comprehensive Overview of Courses
A number of diverse academic courses are being taught to students in School of Biological Engineering & Life Sciences, Shobhit University.
School of Biological Engineering & Life Sciences: The school is focused on high quality teaching and research in the current areas of Biological Sciences that include multidisciplinary disciplines of biotechnology, microbiology, bioinformatics, agri-informatics, agriculture, and biomedical engineering & sciences. It has three departments which are Department of Biotechnology, Department of Biomedical & Bioinformatics Engineering, and Department of Agriculture & Agri-informatics.
Courses in School of Biological Engineering and Life Sciences:
- Department of Biotechnology: Tech. Biotechnology, M.Tech. Biotechnology, M.Tech. Food Technology, M.Sc. Biotechnology, M.Sc. Microbiology, B.Sc. Honors Biotechnology, B.Sc. Microbiology.
- Department of Biomedical & Bioinformatics Engineering: Tech. Biomedical Engineering, B.Tech. Bioinformatics, M.Tech. Biomedical Engineering, M.Tech. Bioinformatics, M.Sc. Biomedical Sciences, B.Sc.Honors Biomedical Sciences.
- Department of Agriculture & Agri-informatics: Tech. Agri-informatics Engineering, M.Tech Agricultural Informatics, B.Sc. Agriculture.
The Research Labs at the school encompass Central Instrumentation Facility (CIF), Nano Biotechnology Lab, Molecular Biology & Immunology Lab, Biochemistry Lab, Cell and Tissue Culture Lab, Microbiology Lab, Crop Production Lab, Agro-meteorology Lab, Entomology Lab, Soil Science Lab, Anatomy & Physiology and Biomechanics Laboratory, Bio Signal Processing Laboratory Medical Image Processing Laboratory, Biomedical Sensor and Transducer Laboratory, Bioinformatics Laboratory, Biomedical Instrumentation Laboratory.
The thrust areas of Biological Research in Shobhit University comprise development of the phytotherapeutics, development of the biomedical devices for elderly people, development of the Nano medicine, development of the innovative techniques for wastewater treatment, development of Biofuel from in vitro cultivation of microalgae, and development of the custom assistive technology devices for disabled.
Shobhit University promotes research in Biological Engineering and Life Sciences through research oriented degree programmes including M.Phil and Ph.D in various thrust areas.
About Career Opportunities and Placement of Students
The students of Biological Engineering are presently working in leading Pharmaceutical and Food Industries including INTERTEK, Cryo Bank, Biocon, Panacea Biotech, TUVSUD, and many more. The alumni of the institutes are pursuing further education from IITs, NITs, BITS Pilani, and well reputed Universities in Australia, Canada, USA, UK, and other foreign countries. Also most of the alumni are well placed in Government jobs.