Admissions open to various certificate, diploma, under graduate and post graduate degrees as well as doctoral programmes for Session 2010 - 2011
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An initiative of the Sarvhit Trust, Shridhar University has been established under Section 2(f) of UGC Act. 1956 incorporated by Government of Rajasthan vide Ordinance No. 3 of 2009 and the same ratified by the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly vide Act No. 4 of 2010 as The SHRIDHAR UNIVERSITY ACT BIGODNA, JHUNJHUNU.
Vide letter F.No 8-3/2010(CPP-I/PU) dated 31 May 2010, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has also notified Shridhar University under Section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956. Pilani is well known for the host of educational institutions as well as CSIR Laboratory CEERI as well as upcoming assembly centre for the prestigious Brahmos missiles project. The nearest airports are Delhi (4 hours by road) and Jaipur (3 hours by road). The nearest Railway Stations are Chirawa (3 km) and Loharu (26 km).
Spread over 70 acres area, Shridhar University is geared up to provide the best environment for the pursuit of higher education by offering Diplomas, Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral programmes as well as certificate courses in various diverse disciplines including emerging areas to prepare the enrolled students for taking up leadership in the larger task of nation building through its 11 Schools of Learning: School of Engineering & Technology; School of Business Studies & International Trade; School of Basic & Applied Sciences; School of Agricultural & Veterinary Sciences; School of Humanities, Social Sciences, Arts & Fine Arts; School of Legal Studies & Governance; School of Education Technology; School of Medicine; School of Library Science & Information; School of Mass Communication & Media; School of Oriental Sciences.
The educational process at Shridhar University incorporates the best practices followed in top ranking Universities such as Semester System, Letter Grading, Continuous Internal Evaluation, Cafeteria approach to choice of electives, etc.
The special features at state of the art infrastructure campus include separate hostel for boys and girls, amphitheatre classrooms, audio-visual teaching aids, central library and e-library, high tech laboratories, 24/7 online smart campus, ATM, Cafeteria, multifold security system, Earn while you Learn schemes, placement cell, Horse Riding, multi-cuisine Food Court, Green House, Sports Complex, Gymnasium, Jogging Track, Transport facilities, tie-up with AUEB - Athens University of Economics and Business Greece, eminent faculty from IIT and other top ranking universities, 11 schools of Learning offering various Certificate Diploma Under Graduate, Post Graduate as well as Doctoral Programs, focus on Entrepreneurship through IIST - Shridhar Institute for Innovation in Science and Technology and much more.
The Shridhar Technology Park has facilities for undergoing certification programs by leading IT organizations of global repute which include Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, SAP, Red Hat and EMC. Shridhar University also has tied up with Punjab National Bank for offering educational loan under the Vidya Lakshya Purti Scheme.
The 3 year diploma courses offered after Class 10th or equivalent include Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Power Engineering, Interior Design and Modern Office Management. Opportunity for lateral entry into 2nd year of diploma program available for ITI certificate holders.
The Under Graduate programs offered include 4 year BTech (Eligibility 10+2 PCM or Equivalent) in Computer Science & Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Power Engineering, Geo-Informatics; 3 year programmes (with eligibility 10 + 2 or equivalent for BBA – Bachelor of Business Administration, BCom (Hons), BCA – Bachelor of Computer Applications; 3 year programmes with eligibility 10 + 2 PCM / PCB or equivalent for BSc – Environmental Science. Opportunity for lateral entry into 2nd year of BTech program available for diploma holders as well as BSc holdesr with PCM.
The Post Graduate programs offered include MTech 2 year Computer Science & Engineering (eligibility BTech in CSE /IT or equivalent), Software Engineering (eligibility Any BTech / MSc / MCA or equivalent), Environmental Engineering (eligibility Any BTech / MSc or equivalent), Power Engineering (eligibility BTech Electrical / EEE / Mech or equivalent), Civil Engineering (eligibility BTech Civil or equivalent), Mechanical Engineering (eligibility BTech Mechanical or equivalent), Geo Informatics (eligibility BTech civil / MSc Applied Geology or equivalent); MPharm 2 year (eligibility BPharm or equivalent) in Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology; MSc 2 year Geo- Informatics (eligibility Any BSc / BCA / BA Geography or equivalent), MCA 3 year Master of Computer Applications (eligibility 10+2+3 or equivalent); MBL 2 year Master of Business Laws (eligibility 10+2+3 or equivalent); MA 2 year Media Studies & Mass Communication (eligibility 10+2+3 or equivalent); MA 2 year Social Work (eligibility 10+2+3 or equivalent); MA 2 year Child Care & Education (eligibility 10+2+3 or equivalent); MBA 2 year Master of Business Administration with specialization in various options (eligibility 10+2+3 or equivalent).
Provisions also exist for offering doctoral programs leading to award of PhD in various streams mentioned above for candidates holding post graduate qualifications. The university also plans to offer certificate courses of one semester duration in Innovative farming, Library Science & Informatics and Yoga & Naturopathy.
As a socially responsible educational institution, Way to Transform Shridhar University firmly believes that economic constraints should not be a hurdle for deserving candidates to pursue higher education. Shridhar University offers attractive Scholarships in amounts varying from 5% to 70% of semester fees so that over 50% of the enrolled students in various diploma and under graduate degree programmes can be benefited by the same. The scholarship award criteria to assess the transformational experience of the student would include the following: Aggregate percentage of marks and individual subject marks obtained in prescribed eligibility qualifying examination; Performance / rank in admission entrance test conducted by Shridhar University as well as at National Level like AIEEE / State Level like RPET; Consistency of academic record; Teamwork and Leadership abilities; Participation in extracurricular activities such as debating music, sports etc; Participation in Community development activities like social work, voluntary blood donation, rural literacy programme etc; Regularity in class work and laboratory work; Development of innovative products and services; Ability to demonstrate entrepreneurial skills etc.
However no student can avail scholarship simultaneously under more than one scheme as well as beyond the normal duration of the programme. Students, who fall under the Academic Monitoring Board for not maintaining minimum stipulated academic standards of performance or those students who have cases of indiscipline or use of unfair means initiated or pending against them, will not be considered for award of scholarship.
Motivated students admitted to Post Graduate programmes may be considered for award of financial assistantship if found suitable for carrying out prescribed quantum of academic responsibilities and satisfactory discharge of same.