• Establishment Year

    Old

    1949

    age > 60 years

  • university type

    Public
  • university NAAC grade

    B

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Available University Facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Sports

More about Gujarat University

Diligence leads to Excellence

(The above is the motto of Gujarat University.)

The Gujarat University is an affiliated education Institution situated at the heart of Gujarat, a University which is accredited by NAAC with B++ grade. It offers various courses in the domains of undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, certificate,(and so on) courses. The University's well renowned and notable alumni is India's Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi.

The Vice-Chancellor and the Chancellor of the University are Dr. Himanshu Pandya and Shri Om Prakash Kohli respectively.

It provides courses which are headed by respective departments or schools. Some of them are:

• School of Commerce School of Science

• School of Physical Education

• School of Library and Information Science

• School of Social Sciences

• School of Science

• School of Computer Science

 

The Admissions in Gujarat University are done mainly on the basis of merit, where the marks scored by a student in qualifying examination are checked. There are entrance tests conducted as per the University and the respective Department's norms and procedure, and the average of both is then calculated for the admission of the students.

Also, the University offers Certificate or Diploma courses as well and believes in spreading education to all the students without any discrimination. Thereby, there are facilities available for the students who are unable to afford education and who aspire to study.

 

An innovative initiative has been taken up by the University where it provides training for employment opportunities in the H.K Centre for Professional Training Department, and on the other hand, enrols students who are prepared for the competitive exams in the A.D Shodhan I.A.S Training Centre. It also offers short term courses for the people who live abroad. There is a separate department for it, Kadamb Study Abroad Program. The Faculty of all the departments or schools is extremely cooperative and efficient in their respective subjects. The teachers keep on doing research projects and also take part in the seminars being conducted in Gujarat University or outside. The knowledge attained from such activities is always beneficial for the students.

 

Moreover, there are various colleges in the regions of Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Dholka, and Kalol, which are affiliated to Gujarat University. And those colleges’ academic sessions are conducted during morning and evening sessions. Gujarat University is an affiliating University at the undergraduate level, while a teaching one at the postgraduate level.

The University also fosters on the development of Distance Education Learning process. There are various courses taught via this method.

There are a total of 4 Departments, the ones mentioned above belong to the Teaching/Academic Department.

The rest 3 are:

Administrative Department:

• Gujarat University Administrative

• Office Rollwala

• Computer Centre

 • Department of Publication

• Gujarat University Guest House

• Gujarat University Press Student Welfare Department:

• Gujarat University Library

• Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Reading Centre

• Women’s Development Cell

• Gujarat University Startup And Entrepreneurship Council

• Gujarat University Health Centre James Reaney Canadian Study Centre

• Gujarat University Employment Bureau

• Department of Youth Welfare Gujarat University

• Boys Hostel Gujarat University

• Girls Hostel

• Sports Complex

 • Internet Access

• Centre Dr B R Ambedkar Chair

• Jan Shikshan Sansthan

• Open Air Theatre

• NRS Hall

• Gujarat University Convention and Exhibition Hall

 

UGC Centres:

• Academic Staff College

• Department of Adult and Continuing Education and Extension works

• Department of Educational Multimedia Research Centre Information and Library Network Centre

Available College Facilities

Gujarat University’s campus has been spread over the land area of 260 Acres. The campus is near the Navrangpura area of Ahmedabad.

The University campus has been promoting the idea of clean and green Gujarat. And, the infrastructure of the University is efficient and better. The students are ensured with various facilities of Hostel, Canteen, Classrooms, laboratories, the Internet, Projectors.

The classrooms are highly maintained, to ensure better teaching, the projectors are used, where the teaching and learning process is made easy through e-learning.

There is separate Hostel Building for girls and boys. There is a particular eligibility criterion for applying for the hostel facility; that is: Students who are residing outside for more than 40 kilometres radius from the Gujarat University and studying in post graduate department of Gujarat University are eligible on merit for hostel facility.The Hostel provides Single and Double seating, and a room consists of a table, chair, bed and cupboard per student. Along with the above facilities, there is the provision of Telephone, News paper, Water Cooler, Television, DVD Player in each block of the Hostel.

There is the availability of a Mess or Canteen inside the campus, and also, the campus is located in a well-connected area of the city, having various eating hubs around.

Hostel

The Hostel Facilities of Gujarat University are extremely efficient. The boys' and girls' hostels are located in separate areas. And, there is a provision of single and double seating in one room, and this selection depends on the student's choice.

Also, there is one chair, table, bed, and a cupboard separately available for each student. Moreover, there is a provision of a Mess/ canteen inside the hostel premises.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom
  • The classrooms are well equipped. There are provisions of a projector which helps in learning through presentations; the desks are in good condition and there are sufficient desks in a class for the seating of 50 students.

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Laboratory

The Laboratories are used for courses of science, and the labs are ensured with every equipment which is essential for the students.

Those are:

  • Buerette Pipet
  • Flasks
  • Balances
  • Lenses
  • Magnifiers

 

There is the availability of other equipment as well.

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs
Sports

The sports ground is distributed in:

  • 400 M-Track with Pavilion Basketball Cement Court along with a Kabaddi & Kho-Kho ground.

The other sports' activities at the University include Hockey, Volleyball, Cricket. The University has a separate Gymnasium Hall which is available to all the students.

 

 

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court