School of Engineering (SoE)
School of Engineering with innovative and engaging teaching methods aims to provide a world-class learning experience. It combines research and education at the undergraduate level, providing students a well-rounded experience. Each program at the school has been carefully developed in consultation with industry and academia to provide the best mix of theoretical and practical knowledge.
The courses offered fall in the following categories: University wide electives (UWE); Core Common Curriculum (CCC); Research, Experiential and Applied Learning (REAL); and Values, Ethics, Leadership and Service (VELS). The University started the Engineering Majors in the Academic Year 2011-12 with the approval of AICTE. The University is currently registered with DSIR, Government of India as a Research Institution. There are 54 state-of-the-art laboratories in SoE. The School has global collaborations, for instance with Carnegie Mellon University.
Department of Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is established with a vision to lead in computer science education and research. Computer science has profoundly impacted science and technology and has become a way of life. The focus is on blending theory and practice in a way that learning becomes exciting, and students become thinkers, explorers, solution providers, and entrepreneurs. Excellence in education, industry collaboration, and interdisciplinary research focus are a few of the many factors that attract some of the brightest students and faculty to the department.
- B.Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering
- Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering
Department of Civil Engineering
The Department of Civil Engineering aims to be a global leader in developing engineering solutions to societal-scale challenges. The practice of civil engineering is in transition, but traditional civil engineering programs in India have been slow to adapt, providing a window for the civil engineering program at Shiv Nadar University to create a distinct identity.
- B.Tech. in Civil Engineering
- Ph.D. in Civil Engineering
Department of Electrical Engineering
The Department of Electrical Engineering aims to prepare students with a broad foundation in fundamental principles of Mathematics, Science, and Electrical Engineering, and the ability to apply this knowledge to the design, analysis, and implementation of real life complex systems. The Electrical Engineering Department's vision is to be a catalyst in imparting quality education and conducting valued research for the benefit of society.
- B.Tech. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering / Electronics and Communication Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering endeavors to develop leaders of tomorrow and conduct translational research to address major technological bottlenecks in the field of Mechanical Engineering. The undergraduate program has been designed to fill the existing gap between the industry and academia, and to produce thorough professionals ready to face the technological challenges of the real world, including an understanding of the socio-economic, environmental, regulatory and ethical issues relevant to the engineering profession.
- B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering
- Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering
The Department of Chemical Engineering extends a focus beyond the traditional way of teaching Chemical Engineering. The rapid development in technology and the need for sustainable development has given rise to the need to focus on safety and environmental pollution control in manufacturing. The focus on interdisciplinary research at SoE equips the students with an in-depth knowledge of all the existing and emergent fields closely related with Chemical Engineering.
- B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering
- Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering
About Shiv Nadar University
Shiv Nadar University is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, research-oriented and student-centric University. Through its innovative curriculum and interdisciplinary focus, the University is bringing a paradigm shift in higher education in India. Enabling students to accomplish excellence in their Major while simultaneously pursuing other academic interests through various options under a Minor, the University inculcates critical thinking and problem solving skills. It prepares students to become leaders and decision-makers in the academia, research, industry, business, and policy arenas. University's source of strength lies in its distinctive feature that provides education in a broad range of disciplines and the ability to go into depth in a particular area.
The University's goal is to engage students in the study of a broad range of academic and professional disciplines. A student pursuing a Major degree from one School has the option of pursuing a Minor degree from another School.
World class faculty
Globally acclaimed, key advisors to Government and famous authors are teaching at Shiv Nadar University. All faculty at the University are appointed based on their contribution to research activity.
Focus on Research
The University focuses on a broad spectrum of Research, including basic and applied research, interdisciplinary research, scholarly publications and creative expression. The cornerstone of the academic mission of the University is its emphasis on undergraduate research.
Diverse Student Body
The students are from 27 states and UTs in India and selected through a rigorous admission process. The student body reflects diversity in culture, talent and perspective.
Fostering an Exchange of Ideas, Shiv Nadar University provides an exciting space for character and community building and an exchange of ideas. The classroom discussions often continue to the central vista of the University, library, cafeteria and to the beautiful palm groves on campus.
Active partnerships encompassing joint research projects, semester exchange programs, joint degree programs and curricular & academic support with the leading universities of the world including the University of Pennsylvania, Babson College, Carnegie Mellon University, Dartmouth College and Duke University.
Fully Residential Programs
As a fully residential campus, Shiv Nadar University continuously provides learning avenues outside of the classroom. Informal chats have led to the genesis of ~30 vibrant student societies, ranging from a curriculum-related robotics club to a creative one like the photography society.
Shiv Nadar University’s selection process has three parts:
Part 1: Eligibility based on Class XII scores as defined in the section - Eligibility for Admissions and Scholarships - Undergraduate Programs
Part 2: Shiv Nadar University Scholastic Aptitude Test (SNUSAT) and Academic Proficiency Test (APT) – A combined three hour test to be administered in more than 100 Pearson VUE test centers across India helping every aspirant to participate in the process. SNUSAT and APT will be available as per the details mentioned under section - Key Dates
Part 3: Review of Application Form for the candidate’s aspiration in life and the ability to be a stakeholder at Shiv Nadar University