Reasons why Sharda University is taking learning beyond boundaries
Distinguished Faculty: The University has 1200+ Sharda group faculty with global experience sourced from renowned universities of USA, UK, Canada, Greece, Singapore, Japan, Russian Federation, among others. All faculty members are highly experienced in innovative teaching-learning pedagogy, outcome based education (OBE), industry & corporate problems, consultancy and research works. The faculty has to its credit 1400+ Scopus Journals & Publications including a number of funded research projects and consultancy assignments. The faculty has also filled 41 patents out of which 33 have been already approved. The faculty has filed 17 designs out of which 14 designs have been granted.
World Class LMS-ERP: Oracle based system (PeopleSoft) facilitates for server based curriculum management, grading and results preparation. iCouldEMS gives support for online LMS with CBCS, OBE, mentoring, feedback and project management in place.
Design and Innovation in Emerging Technology (DIET) centre: DIET is a partner of National Productivity Council (NPC) to establish centre of excellence on Industry 4.0 and Finance 4.0. It is giving support for curriculum 4.0 by connecting with more than 100 industries in NCR to facilitate students for industry visit, industry projects, design and 4Ms (Man, Machine, Money and Manufacture) for smart industry towards 4.0. and smart finance 4.0 for students of the University.
Sharda Launchpad: Sharda University is proud to support Prime Minister’s vision for #startupindia through Sharda Launchpad. The goal is to nurture and nourish entrepreneurial spirit in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Currently 31 budding entrepreneurs are working in this centre. Sharda Launchpad is BI of MSME and is working with IIT Kanpur for mutual support. So far, 150 Sharda alumni have become entrepreneurs with business operations in diverse sectors.
Sharda Design Centre (SDC): Sharda Design Centre has so far completed 5 projects. Currently it is working on prestigious government projects of National Productivity council (NPC) and has recently worked on some projects of GNIDA. The Centre provides great opportunity for students to work on design projects.
Sharda Skills Centre: Sharda Skills is the training and skill building department of Sharda University which is involved in imparting life skills to students and professionals both within and outside the campus. Sharda Skills also provides coaching and mentoring to students who want to prepare for various competitive exams like UPSC, CAT, GRE, GMAT, SSC, IBPS etc within the campus after University hours/weekends.
Clubs and Committees: There are 9 Clubs in Cultural Society and 7 Clubs in the Sports Society. There are 10 technical clubs in the School of Engineering & Technology. The University’s technical club stood first and won Acceleration Award of Rs. 60000/- among 82 teams all over the country in BAZA-2020.
Nation & Society building through NCC & NSS: Sharda University has a NCC (National Cadet Corps) wing located at the University campus. Similarly, NSS (National Service scheme) also works actively from the campus.
Globally benchmarked infrastructure: Spread over 63 acres, Sharda offers hi-tech labs, well stocked libraries, AC classrooms with latest teaching aids, 900+ beds super multi-specialty hospital and facilities for indoor and outdoor sports. Students also discover learning at numerous discussion rooms, counselling centres, common rooms and other study places. Each building has dedicated Impetus lecture capture systems. There are 4 TV rooms which are used by students to attend UGC live classes/SWAYAM courses through dish TV.
World class student activity centre: Spread over 14,970 square ft. it comprises of 5 floors and has a central library, auditorium, meeting rooms, reading rooms, seminar halls and computer centre. There are 140436 volumes with RFID tag, 289 print Journals and e-books. Library has licenses for online access of all premier journals of all disciplines such as SCC Online, West law India, Emerald Case Studies, Prequest, DVL, JSTOR, Springer, IEEE and ASME for project and research by faculty and students.
Centralized Command Control Centre (C4): C4 is set up for monitoring campus 24×7 to give “Situational Awareness in Real Time” through 1100 installed CCTVs ensuring safety, security and discipline. The C4 is to ensure the adherence to time table and teaching-learning activity through internet working with ICT & IoT.
37500+ Placements over the years: Placements, both for final jobs and Summer Internships are an integral part of Sharda’s annual calendar of activities. Leading companies from all sectors such as TCS, Cognizant, Amazon, HCL, Dell, Wipro, NTT Data, ITC, Bosch, PepsiCo, MRF, Audi, MuSigma, Steria, Mphasis, American Express, Citi Bank, HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank and several others, come to Sharda to recruit the students. Over the years, the University has achieved over 80% placement record with highest package of Rs.17.75 lacs. The placement cell has recently arranged internships for over 200 interested students in over 30 companies with the assurance of absorption in jobs. It conducts series of events to improve employability skills through training, mock drill, and assessment test on soft and technical skills and resume writing. The portal based recruitment management connects students to wide range of job opportunities.