The Indian Higher-Ed space is in boom time having encouraged many new institutes to mushroom in the recent past. EDU takes a look at Universities which got established in the last one year and started session
With the University's first batch having started this year, its objective of advancing knowledge in the fields of science, technology, management and allied disciplines of scholarship with focus on developing relevant skills, competence and attitude to meet the needs of the society and the industry are being implemented and practiced by students and faculty alike.
What they hope to achieve: The spirit of innovation and modernization in every sector and student centric teaching-learning approach is the corner-stone of academics at Rai Technology University (RTU)
Rayat Bahra University - Mohali
The group was established in year 2001 and is successfully running over 50 Institutes. The core values of Rayat-Bahra Group include academic excellence, holistic development of personality; focus on learning and growth, systemic working, creativity and innovation. The Group offers the advantage of high quality education relevant to the global needs which is delivered through an eclectic mix of innovative learning techniques
SRM University, Sikkim
The SRM University, Sikkim aims to provide world class education with unmatched infrastructure and outstanding faculties. The students breathe freedom to learn the program of their choice. Being located in Mountain State in the north-eastern region, the SRM University, Sikkim is poised to grow with the development of the student population of the region in terms of their educational aspirations.
What they hope to achieve: To achieve the status of Centre of Excellence in Higher Learning arenaTo be flexible and accessible to the aspiring studentsTo make learners accomplish a high degree of academic achievement and cherish their association with the SRM University, Sikkim foreverTo develop a knowledge repository of international standard to be globally relevantTo be in the forefront in building human resources among the north-east student population by fostering freedom, empowerment, creativity and innovations.
North East Frontier Technical University
It is a center of diverse and creative education, brings students world class study environment and top experienced faculties. It also offers a wide range of degree programs at different levels such as graduate, post graduate and doctoral degrees. The university has an experienced team of faculty providing a unique platform for diverse and creative education. It is accredited by state government and UGC ACT 1956.
NEFTU – a center of diverse and creative education; brings their students with world class of study environment and top experienced faculties. Being offering education under the rigid and competitive corporate behavior NEFTU managed to hold up with worthy research programs and other explorative degree courses. NEFTU being as a segment of quality of higher education offers a wide range of degree programs at different levels of graduate , post graduate and doctorate. The university with an expertise team of faculties provides a unique platform for diverse and creative education. On being accredited by state government and UGC ACT 1956, NEFTU is well versed to facilitate the students with quality education and higher study programs of international standard.
What they hope to achieve: The mission of NEFTU is to provide quality education, creative skills and instill in students a professional attitude so that, they emerge as highly successful professional. NEFTU is committed to instill leadership qualities in its students.
ITM Vocational University
ITM Vocational University has been approved in March 2014 as a Private University by the Govt. of Gujarat. It is India’s first truly Vocational University. The University has integrated General Education Stream and Vocational Education Stream into higher education space. In the process the streams are developed the programs to assure Employability, Professional Qualification and International recognition.
What they hope to achieve:
• Creating highly employable graduates by ensuring rigorous academics, custom designed trainings and internships, meeting Industry requirements.
• Contemporary, relevant, intensive education and training, with hands-on approach
• Judicious mix of skills relating to a Profession and appropriate content of General Education.
• Appropriate use of technology to improve the effectiveness of the delivery of courses.
• Equipping students with Knowledge, Practice and Work Ethics.
• Imparting Knowledge and Skills for Employment and Entrepreneurship.
• Developing Competency based Qualification and Certification.
Indian Institute of Health Management Research
The IIHMR University is a specialized Research University in management research, postgraduate education and training exclusively in the health sector. The University aims to generate new knowledge and technologies to provide evidence and inputs for developing effective policies, health interventions and strategies.The origin of the IIHMR University has its roots in pioneering and significant contribution of Institute of Health Management Research, (IIHMR) Jaipur in the last three decades in policy and program management research, and capacity development in health and hospital management in India and South EastAsia.
What they hope to achieve: IIHMR University is dedicated to the improvement in standards of health through better management of health care and related programmes. It seeks to accomplish this through management research, training, consultation and institutional networking in a national and global perspective.
Madhav University (MU) is located in rural backdrop of District - Sirohi on NH - 14, Abu Road. It is 15 Abo Road Railway Station towards Sirohi. The famous hill statioin of Rajasthan Mout Abu is 25 kms and the famous temple of Goddess AMBAJI is located 35 kms from the University Campus.
Pacific University is located in the city of lakes, Udaipur. Pacific University is a global knowledge destination, educating more than 18,000 students in multiple disciplines like technology, medicine, dental, management, engineering, commerce, pharmacy, hotel management, computer application, arts education, fashion technology, media & mass communication, science etc. The University strongly supports existing areas of excellence, and identifying and promoting new areas. They believe in empowering students with educational opportunities for Technical, Professional and Social Development, in today's competitive and dynamic global society.