Shaping a better future for mankind by developing effective and socially responsible individuals and organizations.

Nirma University

Nirma University, Ahmedabad, was established as a statutory university in 2003. The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 2(f) of the UGC Act. The University is also accredited ‘A+’ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).


The Institute develops conscientious, innovative and principled leaders and entrepreneurs who shall be committed to the betterment of organisations, operating in complex, technologically enabled, globally connected and fast changing world. The Institute also advances management knowledge and practices and adds value to its multiple stakeholders.

Nirma University consists of the Faculty of Technology, Faculty of Management, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Architecture & Planning, Faculty of Commerce, Department of Design and Faculty of Research and Doctoral Studies. The graduate, post- graduate, and doctoral level programmes offered by these faculties are rated highly by accreditation agencies, industry, business magazines, and students.

Innovation, quality, and excellence are the key driving forces on the campus which have translated the vision of the University Institutions into reality. Today, the campus vibrates with not only world class curricular activities but also with myriad activities like international conventions, symposia, conferences, student competitions, conclaves, short-term industry relevant programmes, cultural activities etc

Quality Statement

To develop high quality professionals who reflect and demonstrate values that the university stands for, through innovation and continuous improvement in facilitation of learning, research and extension activities.

Nirma Education and Research Foundation

Nirma Education and Research Foundation (NERF) was established in 1994 by the renowned industrialist and philanthropist, Dr. Karsanbhai K. Patel, to promote and support higher education in India. NERF is a trust chaired by Dr. Karsanbhai K. Patel.

The first institution, Nirma Institute of Technology (NIT), was set up by the NERF in 1995 to provide world- class engineering education in Gujarat and to inculcate the spirit of social relevance among young students. It offers under-graduate, post-graduate and doctor level programmes. Other Institutes set up by NERF include the Nirma Institute of Management in 1996, the Institute of Pharmacy in 2003, the Institute of Science in 2004, the Institute of Law in 2007, the Institute of Architecture and Planning, 2014, Institute of Commerce in 2016 and Institute of Design in 2017. All these institutes have been brought under the umbrella of Nirma University.