Katra, March 24: In recognition of excellent teaching learning process; state-of-the art-infrastructure; good quality research & innovative measures, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University was conferred Best University in India-2016 Award on 18th March,2016 during the 3rd National Seminar on Higher Education-What India Need? held at India International Centre, New Delhi
Ever since its establishment in the year 2004 with the foundation grant &continuing support from Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, the University is a picturesque, serene campus with an intellectually stimulating environment for the knowledge seekers to be engaged in a meaningful process of learning and self-realization. In addition to this, the university provides academically motivating ambience for effective research and novelty of thought for the welfare of humanity. The University has been maintaining academic vibrancy with a substantial focus on ethics and social commitment which is reflected in vast array of activities being held in the campus regularly.
The constitution of Student Affairs in the year 2014 was an attempt to instill organizational & leadership skills in students. Every members of the university is motivated to prioritize collective interests & progressively work towards creating efficient system. Faculty shaping their knowledge and skill to become a repository of creative genius & students are an indefinite reservoir of potential talent & innovation. The introduction of Professional Development Assistance for faculty is a rare opportunity for the Faculty of SMVD University. The award is a recognition of the fact that SMVDU has been enhancing its teaching and research and is making consistent efforts to consolidate, expand and enhance all its teaching-learning resources.