The university has a vision to set up a world class education facility for students pursuing technology, agriculture and livelihood courses, says Brig (Retd) Kartar Singh, Vice Chancellor, Shridhar University, Rajasthan in an interview with Elets News Network (ENN), shares his institutions vision and key achievements along with their unique academic inputs to their students.
What is the vision of your university?
Our vision is to establish a world class education facility for students in technology, agriculture and livelihood courses. Being a rural university, the local students will find a natural environment with robust academic infrastructures to learn and excel. Due to this infrastructure and rural set up, we engage our students in curricular activities in the best possible way.
What kind of infrastructure related, resource related and technology related facilities are made available to the university students to boost their learning capabilities?
Sridhar University has three-fully equipped computer labs with CADD, Virtual lab and system operation software lab. We have 70 acres of green field with 24×7 water, electricity and WIFI connections. The infrastructure also includes 4.75 lakh built up area and excellent hostel accommodation. The project for converting smart classroom is underway. There is sufficient area for games and sports. We are also constructing a separate stadium for students.
Our vision is to establish a world class education facility for students in technology, agriculture and livelihood courses. Being a rural university, the local students will find a natural environment with robust academic infrastructures to learn and excel.
What are the distinct courses offered by your university? What career scope do they offer?
With conventional engineering and technology, legal, basic life sciences and management courses we have special 4-year course B.Sc. – Agriculture. In addition to it, we are now admitting student for Bachelor in Vocational degree.
The university offers good placement opportunities in the State. What kind of training programmes are being offered by the institute to improve students’ prospects of placement?
Our placement record is very high. We offer 100% placement in mining and approx 50% of other courses. Our efforts for placement are increasing. B.Sc (Agriculture) batch has been placed in local areas. Mining and BCA placements are also increasing.