About Nirma University :

Nirma University Functioning under the aegis of Nirma Education and Research Foundation (established in 1994), the university presently includes of a top grade – Institute of Technology (1995), a leading b-school – Institute of Management (1996), an innovative Institute of Diploma Studies (1997), an upcoming Institute of Pharmacy (2003), Institute of Science (2004) and emerging Institute of Law (2007). All these institutions have emerged as centers of excellence offering various programmes ranging from undergraduate to doctoral levels in technology, engineering, business, pharmacy and sciences.Considering the quality of education being provided, the Government of Gujarat established the Nirma University under Act No. 10 passed by the Legislative Assembly of the State of Gujarat in April 2003. This development witnessed the merging of all Institutes under the NERF into a single entity of Nirma University. The university has also been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under the section 2 (f) of the UGC Act.

General Facts Of About Nirma University:National Award for Engineering College having Best Overall Performance for the year 2002 by Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).
  • National Award for Best Principal for the year 2002 by Indian Society for Technical Education.
  • National Awards for the Best Teacher in Gujarat state in year 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 by ISTE.
  • Best Chapter Award for the year 2007-08, 2008-09 & 2009-2010 by ISTE.Best Student Chapter Award for the year 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2010 by ISTE
  • SGSITS National Award for Best Research by Young Teachers of Engineering Colleges for the year 2009 by ISTE
  • Students won national Doordarshan ROBOCON 2002, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2011 and represented India in International meets at Tokyo, Bangkok, Kualalumpur and Pune.
  • A research study on Indian Institutes of Engineering & Sciences has ranked the Institute at 47th position in Top 50 for research performance, which is published in Current Science 2009
  • Institute has been ranked in first Top 25 Engineering Colleges across the country as per survey conducted in India Today in 2007, 2009 and 2010
  • Ranked 17th, 14th and 13th in the list of Top 35 Private Engineering Colleges published by Outlook magazine, in 2007, 2008 and 2009 respectively. The Institute is ranked 22nd in first Top 50 Engineering Colleges and 6th among self financed colleges across the country as per survey published by Outlook Magazine in 2010.
  • The Institute has been ranked 12th in Top 25 engineering colleges in 2009 and 16th in Top 75 engineering colleges in 2010 across the country by Competition Success Review-GHRDC Engineering College Survey.

The placement department Nirma University :

Campus interviews are organized by inviting various companies for the placements of the students for jobs. It fulfills dual purposes, one for students securing their future career, and industry securing the best fresh talents available in the region.

Industry Meet
III Cell organizes industrial meet at the institute. Two such meets were organized by the III CELL. Both the meets proved fruitful for the students, faculty and the industry personnel. Future plans for next meet will be announced shortly.Industries involvement in course curriculum design In various academic bodies, there is adequate representation of industry expert which makes the curriculum rich and relevant to industries

Expert Lectures
III Cell organizes expert lecture series during seminar or at the department level in coordination with student organizations. Such lectures familiarize the students and the faculty with the state - of - art industry practices and their correlation with the textbook material.

Continuing Education Program
Institute has enough expertise to arrange continuing education programmes for person working in industry; It is one of the regular feature of the institute

Industrial Training for the Students
Training is the integral part of the study to acknowledge them for real world problems. Students are placed at various industries for 6 to 8 weeks and under supervision and guidance of respective industry personnel. The faculty carries out monitoring and evaluation regularly.