Galgotias University is a private university in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).Mr. Kandarp Ashutosh is the President of Galgotias Educational Institutions.Dhruv Galgotia is the CEO while Dr. Preeti Bajaj is the Vice Chancellor of the Foundation.In February 2014, the university received award from Prime Minister for top ranking university in academics and Global Linkages.In September 2016, the university received award for best performance and placements by Akhilesh Yadav (then Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh).
The Galgotia University (GU) was established by Uttar Pradesh’s government in 2011 and is approved by the UGC, AIU, Bar Council of India, AICTE, Council of Architecture and so on. Galgotia University’s vision is to be globally known for value-based education, research, creativity and innovation. Galgotia University’s overarching purpose is to impart practical skills and theoretical knowledge to its students in all subject areas. Galgotia University is recognized as one of the country’s top-ranking institutes in the UP and NCR region through its efforts to provide high-quality education. More than 20,000 students are enrolled in over 200 undergraduate and postgraduate programs at the university.
Galgotia University is one of the top-ranked institutes in engineering, management and law. Over the past many years of education, the university has been striving to confront all the challenges and opportunities of the present globalization situation. Galgotia University offers a diverse range of innovative programs in architecture, research, commerce, management, engineering, etc. All programmes, in a practical framework, are tailored to meet the needs of the industry and emphasize teaching theories and their applications.
The Galgotia University campus is spread over 52 acres of land, with 180 plus student laboratories. Classroom with Centrally air-conditioned with LCD Projector. Galgotia University’s entire campus is fully connected to a streamless Wi-Fi network that allows the students to stay informed in this modernized world. The Galgotias University campus is one of India’s prettiest and most modern campuses. The University is surrounded by the green ecosystem and is fitted with modern infrastructure to meet the challenging requirements of the students.
The campus offers excellent services such as seminar halls, library, hostels, food & mess, ATMs, etc. Numerous sports facilities such as a Cricket, Table Tennis and Basketball Court were also played at Galgotia University to foster the spirit of inclusiveness, teamwork, and partnership.
Each year the Galgotia University has a very good placement record. The placement office serves as a central hub for all placement related events. All the students who have applied for the Galgotias University placement have been located in reputable companies with outstanding salary packages. In Galgotias University most of the students obtain Pre-Placement opportunities either from their summer internships program.
Galgotias Univeristy, Plot No. 2, Yamuna Expressway, Opposite, Buddha International Circuit, Sector 17A, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh 203201
With a view to providing students and faculty members with the optimum contemporary learning and research environment, Galgotias University is committed to an ambitious on-going investment in buildings and facilities, the results of which are clearly visible today.
Galgotias University campus is set in 52 acres of rolling greens at a prime location on the Yamuna Expressway. The campus is close to some of the finest infrastructure being built in the NCR. The state-of-the-art campus has been designed by renowned architects specializing in educational architecture. The laboratories, classrooms, library, hostels and cafeterias and other spaces are comparable with the world’s best.
The campus provides an ambience perfectly conducive to teaching, learning and research. Its proximity to the educational hub of Greater Noida makes it an excellent education destination.
- Lacture Halls & Tutorial Rooms : Galgotia University has fully air conditioned spacious lecture halls and tutorial rooms that have been thoughtfully designed to provide a high quality learning ambience. The finest teaching aids and latest multimedia technology enable faculty members to hold interactive teaching sessions with students and make learning a unique experience.
- Library : The library aims to empower the teaching mission and intellectual culture of the university community through availability of an organised collection of information as well as instruction in its access, relevance and evaluation. It seeks to nurture the budding Scholars to instill confidence in dealing with increasing amount of information in an ever-changing array of formats.
The mission of the university library is to enrich and advanced learning and discovery by providing access to a board array of resources for education, research and creative work to ensure the rich interchange of ideas in the pursuit of knowledge.
There is a rich collection of the library comprises of the following resources :
- Total number of Books – 1,11,627
- Total number of Print Journals – 442
- International – 245
- National – 197
- Total number of CDs/DVDs – 5757
- Total number of Project Reports – 437
- Laboratories : Galgotia University is completely connected with excellent Wi-Fi network. It has advanced IT facilities with adequate systems loaded with licence Operating System and software package. The internet facility is one of its prominent feature. The entire campus has Broadband Internet connection fast internet connectivity plays an important role in facilitating the academic as well as research and development activities for the faculty and students at the institute.
- Cafeteria : Galgotia University has a well ventilated, spacious centrally-located dining hall and cafeteria that provide wholesome to all students. The dining hall is managed by professional staff that provide hygienic and fresh vegetarian food. The cafeteria offers a good menu of multi cuisine delights, admist a lively, jolly atmosphere. An exclusive coffee corner sponsored by Nestle dispenses hot Nescafe and Nestea alongside a Cafe Coffee Day outlet. There are water coolers with Zero-B for safe drinking water on all the floors of every building.
- Hostel : University life can be a bit of whirlwind, which is why peace of mind is essential when it comes to students accommodation. Galgotia University believe it important to choose a residence that best suits a students need. The campus hostels are surrounded by lush green lawns and playing fields. The hostel have complete power backup. Facilities for indoor games like carom, chess, etc. are also available.A Warden /hostel incharge looks after the administration of the hostel. Students enjoy homely and comfortable stay with a sense of camaraderie and fraternity.
- Security : University has a unique security system to ensure the safety and security of its students, faculty members and the campus.Identity cards are always to be shown while entering the campus in addition key areas are monitored by a CCTV and alarm system. Various measures for campus security promote a safe and welcoming environment.
ACADEMICS AND FACULTIES
- We have classes from 8:30am to 5:30 from Monday to Friday and Saturday is off.
- Faculty is very good.
- We have well qualified faculty. Everyone is very good at teaching. They are always ready to help and answer our queries.
- University offers BA LLB, BBA LLB, BCOM LLB, LLB, LLM and PhD courses.
- We have semester system with about 6 – 7 subjects in each semester.
- The class duration is around 50 minutes; the time might fluctuate according to the faculty, but rarely.
Personally, I feel few faculty members are very informative about the subject and experts in the skill of teaching and clearing the concept.Whereas most of the faculty guide other than the academics i.e., research, moot, articles etc.Checking is strict and relation with the teachers does not affect the evaluation of the test papers.
ADMINISTRATION AND FEES STRUCTURE :
Fees for 3 Year and the 5-year course is close to INR 60,000 – 1,00,000 per year. The option of payment via electronic way or cheque as well as an option to pay semester wise.
COLLEGE EVENTS :
- GUIMCC 2020 2nd Galgotias University International Moot Court Competition held at 23rd January, 2020.
- Galgotias University introduces India’s first online Unifest 2020.
- Galgotias University organized a one-day Online workshop on Practical and Procedural Aspects of Laws on 14th May, 2020.
- Galgotias University organized a special Lecture on Role of Criminology in Criminal Justice System.
Placement of galgotias university are indefinable. The university contains an amazing global network and industry interface. The record breaking placement at Galgotias is an apt testimony to its focus on upholding the highest academics standards right from selecting top faculty, introducing world-class pedagogical practices to personality developments of the students. The school of Lifelong Learning at Galgotias university grooms student to effortlessly face the challenges of corporate world and also to become a better human being once they pass out from the campus. This all-round grooming multiplies their chances to get selected by top corporate in campus placements.
Name of the Student : Medha Anand