The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee formally inaugurated the Shiv Nadar University and dedicated it to the nation at Dadri, Gautam Buddha Nagar (Uttar Pradesh).
He also laid the foundation stone for its faculty residential campus and also presented the HCL Citizens Grants Award.
President complimented Shri Shiv Nadar, the founder chairman of HCL, for his vision in the field of higher learning.
Shiv Nadar Foundation, set up two decades ago, has become an important platform for transformational education.
Shiv Nadar University was established in the year 2011. It was started with the goal to become a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary and student-oriented institution focused on creating new knowledge and producing competent professionals.
The university has since adopted a distinct curriculum to nurture students for the exciting opportunities of tomorrow. Its unique approach has the potential to positively influence the higher education landscape of our country in the next two to three decades.