A private university founded in 2012, Glocal University is located in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Prof. B.L.Rain is the chancellor of the university and Prof. Om Kumar Harsh is the vice chancellor. The university offers various Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs like BTech, MBBS and BBA/MBA in the field of engineering, management and medical science. It also offers diploma courses.
The university is recognized by UGC, ACITE and Bar Council of India. It spread over 300 acres. The university has a strong focus on academics and placement. Its placement committee is headed by IIM Alumni and successful individuals from industry and academia.
Application and Admission Procedure
All the programs offered by the Glocal University require students to have a minimum of 45% in 10+2 and qualifying degree (for PG admission). For undergraduate Engineering courses, the university accepts students based on their performance in the Glocal Admission Test and the personal interview. Students can also apply using their JEE score or State level Engineering Test score.
The Admission into the MBA programs uses the score of CAT/MAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT or the GAT. GATE score is required for the M.Tech programs and NEET marks are needed for MBBS. Law degree selects students based on their performance in Glocal Scholarship test / CLAT / LSAT and the personal interview round.
Hostel and Facilities
Glocal University is situated in 300-acre campus amidst low hills with lush green atmosphere and serene environment. It provides world-class infrastructure. The university has an on-campus gymnasium and highly modern up to the date indoor and outdoor sports facilities. It also provides medical aid and has an in-house hospital with 300+ beds. It has a fully WIFI enabled campus.
Hostel facility is available for both girls and boys. It provides Air Conditioned as well as Non-Air Conditioned rooms. Fees are to be paid in two installments annually. Scholarships for hostel rooms are updated time to time by university management. Though there are no permanent scholarships as yet. The hostel provides hygienic rooms along with indoor games area and in place reading arena.
Glocal University has a well developed literary club, science club, and cultural club. These clubs are responsible for various cultural events and other technological events.