Ganpat University is one of the most trusted and innovative contributors in imparting quality Higher Education in the state. The University is established by the State Government by enactment of Act No.19/2005 on 12th April, 2005. It is approved under section 2(f) by the University Grants Commission (UGC). In consideration of its contribution to the Education in a short period of time, the University has been given Permanent Membership of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi besides having a membership from Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), UK. It is worthwhile to note that the University is purely a philanthropic initiative with a Mission of ‘Social Upliftment through Education’
The University prides itself for several initiatives which has given unique learning opportunities to the students in the state as well as brought laurel to the State also viz., B.Tech in Marine Engineering (approved by DGS), M.Sc. in Mobile Applications, M.Tech in Embedded Systems and VLSI Technology in collaboration with eInfochips, MBA in Pharmaceuticals Management, BBA & MBA in Capital Markets in association with National Stock Exchange, B.Tech program in Cloud Based Applications, Mobile Applications, and Big Data & Analytics in collaboration with IBM and several such initiatives across its area of operations to prepare relevant manpower for industries growing worldwide. In furtherance, kindly note that the University has been among those few Universities in the State who could successfully implement Industry-Oriented education model with live collaborations.
As a recognition of the dedicated efforts put by the University, it has been bestowed with these awards in recent time (in ascending order):
i) Awarded a Public Choice Award under Interface between Industry - Academia Category for the project Industry Academia Association for Preparing Industry Ready Employable Skilled Manpower and Promotion in the 4th World Education Summit - 2014 held on 07-08 August 2014 at Hotel Eros, New Delhi.
ii) S. K. Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (SKPCPER) has been awarded "Education Leadership Award - 2014” in the Devang Mehta Business School Awards - 2014 held on 15th November 2014 at Hotel Taj Lands End, Mumbai.
iii) Awarded as the 'Best Private University Overall in Western India' by ASSOCHAM (Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry) and The Education Post in Education Excellence Awards - 2014 held on 8th December 2014 at Hotel Silver Cloud, Ahmedabad.
iv) Centre for Management Studies, Ganpat University (GNU-CMS) has been awarded for the category "Innovation in Building Academic and Industry Interface” in the 7th DNA Innovative B-School Awards (2015) held on 18th February 2015 at Hotel Taj Lands End, Mumbai.
v) Bestowed a Diamond Award under the category ‘Best Industry-Academia Initiative by Academic Institute’ to eiTRA - Ganpat University in the 8th GESIA Annual Awards - 2015 held on 13th March 2015 at Ahmedabad as a recognition of an active association of Ganpat University with eInfochips
vi) Awarded as the'Best Educational Group (Infrastructure & Facilities)' in 8th DNA Innovative Education Excellence Awards (2016) held on18th February 2016 at Hotel TajLands End, Mumbai.
UNIVERSITY AT A GLANCE
Created as a Private University through the enactment of Gujarat State Act. No. 19 of 2005
Recognized by University Grants Commission under Section 2(f) of UGC Act, 1956
Permanent Member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), NewDelhi
Member of The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), UK
Recipient of Indira Priyadarshini VrikshaMitra Award by Ministry of Environment and Forests, Govt. of India in 2004
Most diversified PG Programs in Management discipline in Gujarat
Only University in Gujarat, offering Mater of Computer Application Govt. of India and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)