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CONFERENCE on gender equality 2018

Vice Chancellor’s Message

Dear Students and Parents,

It gives me immense pleasure to invite you all to Presidency University, Bengaluru. We aim at providing Global Education, carry out Global Research, and provide Global Learning platforms to students in all the programmes across all schools.

In less than a span of two years, we have been able to attract more than 2000 students from various parts of the country and close to 100 faculty members from premier institutions across the country, which include IITs, BITS, NITs, IIMs, National Law Schools, to mention a few. More than 50% of our faculty members are Ph.D. holders, We take pride in our dynamic and outstanding faculty, innovative pedagogical practices, state-of-the art infrastructure and multi-disciplinary academic programmes at graduate and postgraduate levels.

Located in the outskirts of Bengaluru, the University has an inviting ambience for academically committed and passionately creative people. A few years down the line, we would like to be counted as one amongst the preferred Universities in the country. Presidency University will be a platform for students to discover themselves. Our University is dedicated to the discovery, development, dissemination and application of knowledge in the chosen fields with a mission to expand the scale and scope of human understanding and thereby contributing to the betterment of the world. At Presidency University, our focus is not only on producing graduates who are market ready, but also on making them good citizens of the country. We strongly believe in the philosophy of education beyond the classroom.

All programmes offered by the School of Engineering will have “Industrial Practice” and Industry Internship Programme for MBA as an in-built component where students will be exposed to the real world. Industrial Practice / Industry Internship Programme is an unique selling point of our University where our students work for one full semester in the industry on live projects. As an alternate to the Industrial Practice / Industry Internship Programme, students have thesis / dissertation where students work for one full semester on research project.

In our University, we offer a flexible academic structure which enables students to tailor their time-table the way they want. Students can choose their elective courses across the disciplines and schools. Curricula at Presidency University will be updated regularly which caters to the requirements of the market. Students will have the platform for productive co-curricular and healthy extracurricular activities. In addition, they will be involved in community and social welfare activities as well. Needless to say, at Presidency University the prime focus will be on holistic development of students. With all these initiatives, a student graduating from Presidency University will be enabled, empowered and equipped to face the global challenges with ease and comfort. Our graduates will be leaders of tomorrow, with all stellar qualities.

We have already partnered with several industries for conducting internship programmes. In a short span, we are planning to start alliances and collaborative partnerships with reputed Universities both in India and abroad, research organisations for carrying out research. I am sure that you will make the best use of this invaluable opportunity to build your future at Presidency University. I am confident that the outstanding faculty and state-of-the art infrastructure of our University will inspire and motivate students to achieve excellence in your chosen field. With these few words, I once again welcome you to the world of experiential learning at Presidency University.

With Best Wishes
Vice Chancellor,
Presidency University