Marwadi University (MU) based in Rajkot, Gujarat and established in 2016 has received ‘A+’ accreditation from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Incepted as Marwadi Education Foundation Group of Institutions in 2009, and achieving state private university status in 2016 granted by the Govt of Gujarat, Marwadi University achieved the accreditation after an extensive on-site inspection and detailed report submitted to the 7-member visiting committee from the national accreditation agency.
The accreditation process evaluated various aspects, including the quality of teaching, learning, research, infrastructure, governance, and overall academic performance. “The accreditation is a culmination of relentless commitment towards academic excellence, research, and overall development,” said a statement from the University. In the last academic year MU has signed 56 MOU’s with Salesforce – USA; University of Public Service-Hungary, LUISS-Italy, Chicago-Kent College of Law-USA, ZURU Tech India, to push the horizons of its standards and offers.
The university also developed its own UniRP (University Resource Planning) software currently running 110+ modules, 1500+ screens, 12 mobile apps and 1650+ reports. At present, MU houses 10 industry-supported labs to provide practical research opportunities through industry partnerships, with consultancy revenue of INR 5 Cr versus INR 1.2 Cr last year.
Prof. (Dr) Sandeep Sancheti, Vice-Chancellor, expressing his delight said, “Receiving the status of Center of Excellence by Gujarat Government and the added feather of NAAC A+ at a young age of 7, is a testament of our vision and relentless efforts in the direction of delivering quality higher education. It is a culmination of continuous efforts in the realm of education, ideas, research, and training put in by Marwadi University as a team since its inception in 2016. Such recognitions further strengthen our resolve to truly imbibe our core values and become a champion of the academic world to create future leaders. We dedicate this recognition to further strive for excellence and innovation in the field of higher education and research.”