August 09, 2016
‘Education is the only thing that empowers people and the coming of Bennett University to Uttar Pradesh is a welcome step in this direction.’
Akhilesh Yadav, Chief Minister Uttar Pradesh
In this modern era, everything from natural products to various types of services, culture, tradition, language and even education has become global. The Traditional Education patterns have been changed and consequently, International Standards of Education have become the need of the hour.
In India, the most preferred cultural destination, Uttar Pradesh has been emerged as an IT and Electronics hub. The state is progressing at a significant pace and striving to create more educational institutions and jobs for its students and youth.
Bennett University to Uttar Pradesh
The Bennett University, Greater Noida Uttar Pradesh Ordinance 2016 was sent to the state governor Ram Naik, which he approved two days ago.
The government is keen to invite eminent institutions and groups to promote educational skill-based institutions for better education and job opportunities for youth.
An Initiative of Times Group
Bennett University is an initiative of the Times Group, India’s largest media group and publisher of The Times of India. The university courses will focus on application skills rather than theoretical knowledge and soft skills such as communication, logical thinking and analysis. BCCL is making a strategic foray into the education sector with the setting up of the high-quality, research-driven Bennett University in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.
High Quality Education at Bennett
The aspiring students will get a high-quality, well-rounded premium education offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees in engineering, management and media. The university will further expand to cover design, law, liberal arts and applied sciences. Bennett is also collaborating with top US universities and recruiting faculty from reputed overseas colleges.
The university is expected to start next year and will put Greater Noida in the Global Spotlight. The campus will have 15000 students and 750 faculty at full length.
Babson College will assist Bennett in setting up the Centre of Entrepreneurship for inculcating a culture of entrepreneurship in all students through specific courses and activities.
The University of Michigan’s Stephen M Ross School of Business is providing a concept note on how to build a world-class business school. Two streams of entrepreneurship and executive education will run through all the schools of the university.
The university, with more than 20 lakh square feet of built-up area is designed by Singapore-based architects, RSP International, which worked on the BITS Goa and Hyderabad, ISB Mohali and Bharati Vidyapeeth Pune campuses.
Uttar Hamara congratulates Times Group and Uttar Pradesh government to foster unique education models that focus on creative transformation of Individuals, Organisations and Society!