The International Office at GU
Office of International Relations
Galgotias University’s vision is to rapidly evolve into a centre of international learning excellence that provides a high-quality, globally-oriented educational experience to students. As part of this endeavour, a full-fledged international office has been set up at the university.
The International Office will make GU a “home away from home” by taking care of the special needs of international students and visiting faculty so they feel welcome here and enjoy their experience at GU and in India. This office acts as a liaison between international student community/professors and the different Schools and Departments at GU. It also serves as the nodal point for information and assistance to all International students and visitors.
The objectives of the International Office at GU are to
- Encourage and welcome international students to study at GU
- Initiate and maintain cooperation with international institutions
- Invite eminent faculty from abroad
- Promote faculty and student exchange
- Initiate joint academic and research programs
- Provide support to international students in all matters including immigration formalities
Services offered to International Students
- Admission formalities and registration for new students
- Arranging for pick up of international students and visitors from the airport on arrival
- Assisting with accommodation for international students
- Welcome and orientation program for new students
- Help with visa extensions and registration
- Counselling services for problems related to personal, professional or cultural issues
- Facilitation of English as a Second Language (ESL) Program for students from non-English speaking countries
- Academic support apart from classroom instruction to international students in subjects they have difficulty with through the Enhanced Learning Centre (ELC)
- Providing international students a platform to display their talents and the culture of their country through the International Students Club
Enhanced Learning Centre (ELC)
The Enhanced Learning Centre of Galgotias University ensures that every international student of GU gets additional academic support apart from classroom instruction in subjects they have difficulty with, thus maximizing the teaching learning process at GU. Constant follow up and monitoring of the academic performance of the student is done to ensure that every international student uses this centre, is comfortable with the academic inputs and is able to perform well academically.
Galgotias University International Students Club (GUISC)
Galgotias University encourages international students to freely express themselves and provides them a platform to come and work as a team. This platform- Galgotias University International Students Club provides students an opportunity to display their skills and share their culture. The activities of GUISC promote international understanding and friendship among students as well as give them an insight into the different cultures of the world.
Clubs for International Students
Galgotias University Student Clubs encourage students to participate in extra-curricular activities. With over 40+ different activity clubs, international students can find more than one to associate with and give wings to their talent.