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More about Shiv Nadar University

Shiv Nadar University (SNU) is a private interdisciplinary research university founded in 2011 in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. SNU has been established by the Shiv Nadar Foundation by the Act 12 of 2011 of State Legislature of Uttar Pradesh as a State Private University.  The university campus is built on an area of about 286 acres land.

SNU has 17 departments across 5 schools offering programmes at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. The programmes are offered in various disciplines like natural sciences, humanities and social sciences, technology and engineering studies, communications and management, etc.

The University has won several awards including:

• Acknowledged as ‘University of the Year’ (in existence for less than 10 years category) at 3rd FICCI Higher Education Excellence Awards 2016.
• Best Avant-Garde Institution by CII
• The University of the Year by the PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry

The University has collaborated/partnered with international universities to establish a framework for academic program and experiential learning opportunities for students and for faculty members. They are as follows:

• Duke University
• University of Essex
• Annenberg 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

Shiv Nadar University has its own selection criteria and is divided into three parts. Students are assessed on quantitative ability, abstract reasoning, and communication ability through Shiv Nadar University Scholastic Aptitude Test (SNUSAT) and Academic Proficiency Test (APT) – a combined three hour test. Admission is then decided on the basis of the performance of these tests.  

The University is well-equipped with modern amenities to suit the needs of the students. Some of them are including Laboratories like Digital Signal Processing Laboratory, Electronics Laboratory, Dynamics Laboratory, CAD CAM Laboratory and others for the respective departments. The Wi-Fi campus also includes a cafeteria, hostels, library together with facilities for indoor and outdoor sports.

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: 

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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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