In 1949, the University was incorporated under the Gujarat University Act of the State Government 'as a teaching and affiliating University.'
Gujarat University was founded in the 1920s by well-educated and educated people such as Mahatma Gandhi Dada Saheb Mavlankar Acharya A.N. Daruvar Kasturbhai Lalbhai as well as Sardar Patel. The Institution did not exist until independence was gained. It was established on the 29th of March 1949, it was established by the Gujarat State Government under the Gujarat University Act as a "teaching and affiliating institution. The purpose of this was to centralize and reform the university education within the former province of Bombay. In its more than five decades of existence the University has witnessed the creation of seven more universities, including Gujarat Ayurveda University, Saurashtra University, Bhavnagar University, and Gujarat Agricultural Sardar Patel University, South Gujarat University, and North Gujarat University.
Gujarat University is approved by UGC and NAAC Accreditation "B grade.
The University is placed 23rd in the MBA stream according to Outlook 2021.
Gujarat University ranks as the 1st on the list in Gujarat along with 26th India in the category "Public State Universities" by Outlook-ICARE India University Rankings 2021
Gujarat University is ranked 43rd among the top universities, and 60th overall India according to NIRF Index 2021
Gujarat University is ranked 60th in the overall ranking by NIRF in 2020.
Bachelors: The university provides different UG courses like LLB BCom+LLB, BA and BBA BCA, B.Ed, etc. To be enrolled for any of these bachelor's courses, students must pass the 12th grade with a minimum of 50% in the relevant subject. In order to be eligible to courses like LLB, B.Ed, and B.Lib applicants must be able attained graduation with an average of 50 percent.
Masters courses: The university provides numerous postgraduate courses in various areas of specialization. The institution first requires an advanced degree in the area of study in order to enroll students in courses like MCA, M.Com, MA, M.Sc, MBA, LLM or other. The university will accept CMAT scores in order to be able to offer MBA as well as MCA admissions, while GATE scores are required to be used for M.Tech admissions. Admissions to other postgraduate course are dependent on merit.
Ph.D. as well as M.Phil Courses The university provides Ph.D. in many specializations, including Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Zoology, Human Genetics and Life Science and more. For admission, candidates need to have a postgraduate degree in the field of study.
Gujarat University has a huge library. The library has a total of 1,700 books as well as 170 periodicals. This Gujarat University Reading Centre is linked to the central library. About 400 students have access to the facility to read in this Reading Centre at a time.
Seminar Hall & ClassRooms
The university is equipped with an air-conditioned seminar room which is used to conduct talks, seminars as well as other educational functions. The capacity is of up to 80 people at any one time. There are large classrooms at the university. They are equipped with an internet connection, wireless LAN, and projector.
The university is home to a fantastic sports complex that is situated over 47 acres, which is located on the campus of the university. There is a 400-meter track with Pavilion with Basketball Cement Court as well as 2 tennis courts, 1 volleyball court, 2 basketball courts, 1 hockey ground Court and 1 Hockey Ground and 2 Volleyball Courts and 1 Cricket Ground and 1 Kabaddi Kho Kho Ground as well as a Multipurpose Hall for physical education and a gym so that students can increase their fitness.
The college has accommodations for students of both genders on campus. A Student of Ph. D., M. Phil., Post Graduate Course, and K.S. K.S. School of Business Management (Integrated) of Gujarat University can get admission to the hostels. The hostel has a separate canteen along with a Mess, Telephone and Newspaper, as well as a Water Cooler and Television are also accessible.
The record of placements of the college are solid. Gujarat University conducts several job fairs in the campus which feature top companies that offer job opportunities for students. Only students who are in the final year are invited to take part in the recruitment drives. Between 30 and 40 percent of students are employed each year with the most prestigious firms. The positions that students can be offered include HR executive IT specialists and business development associates. Marketing executive, sales executive, etc. The most expensive CTC was available with INR 8 LPA, and the average CTC was provided for INR 3 LPA to 4 LPA.
Gujarat University has formulated several scholarship and financial assistance programs for students. These scholarships are designed to fulfill the requirements of the most vulnerable people in society. Students enrolled in Gujarat University may apply for these scholarships and benefit from these scholarships.
Gujarat University offers UG, the PG, PhD, Diploma, and Certificate programs under diverse departments. Admission to these courses is granted by excellence in the qualifying exam. Candidates seeking admission to BDS, MBBS, M.Tech, MBA need to have an official score on the entrance examinations like GATE, NEET and CMAT.
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