Nov. 7, 2010
Diwali Celebrations at Shridhar University Pilani
-- The main buildings of the University which include the majestic Radhakrishnan Block and the Vivekananda Block were illuminated with an assortment of lights. The entire campus of Way to Transform Shridhar University was shining on Diwali’s amavasya night. Indeed the University was glittering like a jewel in the Shekawati crown of the desert state of Rajasthan.
With students from various parts of the country enrolled for different degree programmes, the Shridhar University Diwali celebrations spread over the entire week truly represented the unfolding of the Indian cultural mosaic. Chancellor Mr Vijay Pal Yadav the dreamer behind Shridhar Univeristy kick started the Diwali week with the distribution of customary gift packets. Prof BR Natarajan Pro Vice Chancellor and Prof Nesamoorthy Registrar led the celebrations throughout the week which ended with display of fireworks on Friday night.
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About Shridhar University: An initiative of the Sarvhit Trust, Shridhar University Pilani has been established under Section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956 incorporated by Government of Rajasthan vide Ordinance No. 3 of 2009 and the same ratified by the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly vide Act No. 4 of 2010 as The SHRIDHAR UNIVERSITY ACT BIGODNA, JHUNJHUNU. Further, Vide letter F.No 8-3/2010(CPP-
I/PU) dated 31 May 2010; the University Grants Commission (UGC) has also notified Shridhar University under Section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956. Shridhar University has 11 Schools of Learning offering various Certificate, Diploma, Under Graduate, Post Graduate as well as Doctoral programmes. In order to prepare students for a global future, Shridhar University has actively taken up collaborations with various national & international institutions and already has signed MoU with top ranking Athens University of Economics and Business – AUEB, Greece.