ABOUT NIRMA UNIVERSITY
Nirma University, Ahmedabad has been established in the year 2003 as a statutory university under the Gujarat State Act by the initiative of the Nirma Education & Research Foundation (NERF). The University is a value-driven, research-oriented and student-centered not-for-profit state private university.
The University and its constituent institute are highly ranked by different ranking agencies. The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 2(f) of the UGC Act. Nirma University has been accredited with Grade “A+” by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2022. Nirma University has also been awarded the Centre of Excellence (CoE) status by the Government of Gujarat in the International Conference of Academic Institutions, part of the Vibrant Gujarat Education Summit 2022. Nirma University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). The University has SIRO (Scientific and Industrial Research Organization) recognition from DSIR, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. Dr. Karsanbhai K. Patel, Chairman, Nirma Group of Companies and Chairman, NERF is the President of the University.
Spread across the sprawling lush green 115-acres campus, the University has a host of institutes, departments and centers, including Institute of Technology, Institute of Management, Institute of Pharmacy, Institute of Science, Institute of Law, Institute of Architecture and Planning, Institute of Commerce, Institute of Design, Institute of International Study, Faculty of Doctoral Studies and Research, Directorate of Research and Innovation, Centre for Continuing Education, Centre for Entrepreneurship, Centre for Advanced Instrumentation, Centre for Robotics and Automation and Centre for Excellence in Data Science. All the institutions offer undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and post-doctoral programmes which are rated high by industry, business magazines and by the students.
Today the campus vibrates with not only world class curricular activities but also with myriad activities like international conventions symposia, conferences, student competitions, conclaves, short-term industry relevant Programmes, cultural activities, etc. The facility helps them to carry out cutting edge interdisciplinary research of national and international importance.