About Savitribai Phule Pune University:
Savitribai Phule Pune University, one of the best universities in India, is positioned in the North-western part of Pune city. It is spread over an area of about 411 acres. It was established under the Poona University Act. The university houses 46 academic departments. It is also known as the 'Oxford of the East'. It has about 307 recognised research institutes and 612 affiliated colleges.
The university attracts many foreign students due to the facilities it offers. It offers good accommodation with an equipped hostel for the students. The university offers different scholarships to the students, and also conducts seminars and conferences for the students to gain real-time training.
University at a glance:
|Date of Establishment:||10th February, 1949.|
|Location:||Ganeshkhind Road, Pune, Maharashtra, India.|
|The total area of the Campus:||411 Acres.|
|First Vice-Chancellor:||Dr. M. R. Jayakar.|
|Chancellor:||Shri Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao|
|Vice - Chancellor:||Prof. (Dr.) W. N. Gade|
|Registrar:||Dr. N. M. Kadu|
|Number of Academic Departments:||46|
|Jurisdiction:||Ahmednagar, Nasik, Pune.|
|Number of Colleges Affiliated:||612|
|Teachers in the University Departments:||293|
|Books & Journals in the University of Pune Jayakar Library:||4,22000 approx. (Includes books, periodicals and, other material)|
The Mission of Savitribai Phule Pune University is to become a global, socially conscious center of achievement in the conservation, creation, Advancement and dissemination of knowledge and become equipped to take up challenges of the change taking place all around. They are committed to empowering its faculty and students to contribute meaningfully to the economic, technological and social development and progress.
Departments of the University: