a vision to promote higher education and provide excellent educational facilities to the youth in India.
Nirma University, earlier known as Nirma Institute of Technology, started in 1995 by Nirma Education and Research Foundation (NERF), was the first self-financed engineering college in Gujarat. Within 18 years of inception, Institute of Technology is a leading hub of education, offering multidisciplinary undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D. programmes in engineering.
The institute is ranked within top 25 self-financed engineering colleges of India in the survey conducted by various rating agencies. The faculty members and students of the Institute have won many prestigious awards and bring laurels to the institute.
The Institute is located in peaceful and sylvan surroundings of Ahmedabad city in the heart of Gujarat. The Institute provides disciplined, serene and conducive environ for reflection, repose and research. The Campus is overwhelmed with lush green sceneries masking the concrete beneath.
The ardent pursuit of knowledge by the young aspirants leads to knowledge generation and innovative solutions for the community and society. And, to give wings to these aspirations, the Institute presently has more than 4500 students and 180 faculty members, making relentless efforts for making a mark with their presence globally. The campus vibrates with not only world class curricular activities but also with myriad activities like international conventions, symposia, conferences, student competitions, conclaves, short-term industry relevant programs, cultural activities and many more.
1. It is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2 (f) of the UGC Act.
2. Scholarships are offered to deserving candidates, particularly to meritorious students. Scholarships are offered on merit cum means basis which is continued on basis of candidate’s academic performance in immediate previous year.
3. The University is duly accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
4. The University is a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).