Galgotias University, located in Uttar Pradesh and sponsored by Smt. Shakuntala Educational and Welfare Society, has been recognized as a leading academic institution by achieving the highest benchmark in academic excellence with NAAC A+ accreditation in the first cycle. This remarkable achievement places Galgotias as the only private university in Uttar Pradesh with a NAAC score of 3.37 out of 4, awarded by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), and the highest graded autonomous institute of the UGC, Ministry of Education, Govt. of India. The university began operations in the 2011-2012 academic session and welcomed its first batch of students in July 2011. Since then, it has grown to have more than 15,000 students.
Galgotias University aims to become an internationally recognized institution that excels in multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary education, research, and innovation, producing graduates who are globally competitive and poised to become leaders in their fields. Graduates will possess deep knowledge in their chosen fields, strong problem-solving skills, an understanding of the societal context of their profession, effective teamwork abilities, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to lifelong learning.
Galgotias University's unwavering commitment to prioritizing students is a core reason for its consistent top rankings among Indian universities. By maintaining a low student-to-faculty ratio, Galgotias University ensures that every student receives ample individual attention and personalized mentoring opportunities.
Galgotias University has earned numerous accolades for its outstanding academic programs, including recognition as 'Excellent' in the ARIIA Ranking 2021, as well as receiving UGC-12B status and DSIR SIRO. The university has also been ranked among the top 151-200 universities in India, with a 147th ranking in the Engineering category, a 59th ranking for Pharmacy, and a 93rd ranking for Management in the esteemed NIRF INDIA RANKINGS 2021, declared by the Ministry of Education.
At Galgotias University, students receive a world-class education that prepares them for success in their chosen careers. With state-of-the-art facilities, cutting-edge technology, and a wide range of programs and courses, Galgotias University is dedicated to producing graduates who are both academically strong and well-rounded individuals capable of making meaningful contributions to society.