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More about Shiv Nadar University

Shiv Nadar University (SNU) was established in 2011 under U.P. Act No 12, 2011. It is UGC Approved and spread over a beautiful 286-acre campus. The University has one of the best infrastructural facilities on the campus. It has a Wi-Fi-enabled campus, hygienic cafeteria, separate hostels for boy and girl students and also a central library with a huge collection of books and other study materials.

The University was established with the following objectives:

1. A comprehensive, multidisciplinary, research-focused, and student-centric university aimed at becoming a leading international institution of higher learning by:

2. Developing and educating the path-shapers of tomorrow, who can shoulder the challenges of globally responsible, and ethical leadership in the 21st Century

3. Supporting research, scholarly, and creative endeavours that contribute to the creation of new knowledge at the frontiers of specialised areas as well as at the interface of diverse disciplines

4. Evolving research and teaching programs that tackle the most pressing problems of the State of Uttar Pradesh, India, and the global community.

Shiv Nadar University has collaborations with the following international universities for various programs:

Duke University

University of Essex

Anneberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania

Babson College


The University comprises of 5 Schools with the following sub-departments:

1. School of Engineering

• Computer Science and Engineering

• Civil Engineering

• Electrical Engineering

• Mechanical Engineering

• Chemical Engineering

2. School of Natural Sciences

• Mathematics

• Physics

• Chemistry

• Life Sciences

3. School of Humanities and Social Sciences

• Art Design and Performing Arts

• Communication

• Design

• Economics

• Education

• English

• History

• Sociology

4. School of Management and Entrepreneurship

5. School of Extended Education and Professional Development


The University also has the following Centres that offer a number of unique courses:

1. Big Data Analytics Centre

2. Centre for Emerging Societies

3. Centre for Environmental Sciences & Engineering

4. Centre for Informatics

5. Centre for Public Affair & Critical Theory


Shiv Nadar University strongly believes in giving its students the freedom of expression. In this regard, it has a Students Council which contributes to the formation of various student-oriented policies. The Student Council is also responsible for the working of cultural societies in the University. Some of these are: 

1. SNU MUN Society

2. Words.Inc (literary society)

3. Invictus (dramatics society)

4. Snuphoria (music society)


6. Infernos (dance society)

7. Go Green Club

8. Robotics Club

9. SNU Quizzing Society

10. Creative Society

11. Culinary Club

The University has a very good placement record and the students get placed in top-notch companies all over the world. Some of its regular recruiters are: 








Larsen & Tourbo



Available College Facilities

Shiv Nadar University (SNU) is built on a 286 acres campus. The University provides top-notch infrastructure and facilities. The curriculum focuses on experiential learning and in giving its students the freedom to participate in extracurriculars and intern with successful companies. 

SNU's environment is such that it enhances a student's critical thinking and analytical thinking thus preparing them for a complex and constantly changing world. 


The University has well-furnished separate hostels for girls and boys. Strict discipline is maintained in the hostels and smoking and drinking in the premises is prohibited. The hostels are equipped with modern facilities and have fixed monthly charges, which are very pocket-friendly. Rooms are allocated on a first-come-first-serve basis. Hostels are equipped with solar water heaters and each hostel has a gym, which comes with the latest gender-segregated equipment and instructors.

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

The University has an Electronics Laboratory, Communication Systems Laboratory, Digital Signal Processing Laboratory, Integrated Circuits Laboratory, High Voltage Laboratory, Virtual Instrumentation and Signal Processing Laboratory, Dynamics Laboratory, CAD CAM Laboratory and a few more. 

Facilities available in Laboratory

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

Students at SNU are encouraged to maintain a healthy lifestyle along with a good academic score. It has a balance of both indoor and outdoor activities, which include billiards, snooker, chess, table tennis, carrom, badminton, lawn tennis, football, basketball, cricket, volleyball and also a jogging track and fitness centre.   

The University also has a Department of Physical Education which comprises Coaches having experience and qualifications in different areas of Sports. 

Facilities available in Sports

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

The University pays equal attention to both academics and extra-curricular activities in order to ensure that the students go through the process of overall personality development. In this regard, it has the following societies:

1. SNU MUN Society

2. Words.Ink

3. Invictus

4. Snuphoria


6. Infernos

7. Go Green Club

8. Film Appreciation Study

9. Orionces

10. Robotics Club

11. Adventure Club

12. SNU Quizzing Club

13. Creative Society

14. Culinary Club

15. Aura

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School

Shiv Nadar University's library has an extensive collection of books as well as electronic reference material. Each department also has its own library other than the Central Library of the University. The library is built on two floors with a capacity of 35000 square feet. There is also a cafeteria at the entrance for catering the refreshments needs of the readers. The Library provides printing, scanning and photocopying services to all the faculty members and students. The Library is open all week from 9:00 A.M to 12.00 A.M.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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