Shiv Nadar University (SNU), Uttar Pradesh was established in 2011 by Shiv Nadar Foundation, a private foundation, funded by Shiv Nadar. SNU is approved by AICTE and UGC and is registered with Government of India as a Research Institution. The University provides a wide range of programmes at Undergraduate, Postgraduate and PhD level.
Knowledge is the path to freedom
Committing to excellence in teaching, discovery & innovation, scholarship, and service to expand the scope of human understanding, and contributing to the betterment of the world.
Pledging to serve the higher education needs of State of Uttar Pradesh, India, and the global community.
Mission & Objective
Supporting research, scholarly, and creative endeavors that contribute to the creation of new knowledge at the frontiers of specialized areas as well as at the interface of diverse disciplines.
Evolving research and teaching programs that tackle the most pressing problems of the State of Uttar Pradesh, India, and the global community.
Values & Principles
Pursuit of academic excellence with integrity in an environment of collaboration, collegiality, and civility.
Freedom of inquiry and creation of an intellectual environment conducive to free, open, and respectful exchange of ideas.
Recognition and respect for the diversity of people and ideas, a rational spirit of inclusiveness, a global perspective, and a sense of community as essential conditions for campus life.
Environmental consciousness, sustainability, and prudent management of natural resources as central tenets of the construction and operation of the university.
Commitment to social justice and public service as the foundation of individual, educational, social, and economic development.
Engaged teaching and learning based on dialogue, student involvement, and experiential learning.
Responsible stewardship and thoughtful reflection, collaboration, planning, and evaluation as essential for meeting the changing needs of India and the global community.
Cultivation of character and the modeling of honesty, integrity, compassion, fairness, respect, and ethical behavior, both in the classroom and beyond.