Savitribai Phule Pune University, one of the best institutions in the country, is situated in the North-western piece of Pune city. It offers astounding projects in different regions including Science, Commerce, Arts, Languages, and Management Studies. It involves an area of around 411 acres of land. The institute came into existence on 10th February 1949. The college houses 46 scholarly offices. The institute is also known as the ‘Oxford of the East’. It has around 307 perceived examination organizations and 612 associated universities offering graduate and under-graduate courses.
Savitribai Phule Pune University offers undergraduate courses as well as programs by collaborating with partnered schools and foundations in the three areas of Pune, Ahmednagar, as well as Nashik. The institute offers undergrad and postgraduate degrees in excess of 52 offices and foundations established on and off-grounds.
In 1949, there were 18 associated universities including schools, for example, the Fergusson College, Sir Parashurambhau College, Nowrosjee Wadia College and College of Engineering, Pune with an enrolment of more than 8000. From that point, the quantity of universities expanded. Starting in 2017 the college had 43 divisions, 433 partnered universities and 232 perceived exploration foundations, with an enlistment of 4,96,531 understudies for undergraduate and graduate courses.
Research & Development
In excess of 70 examination organizations have been perceived by the Savitribai Phule Pune University for research. These incorporate establishments of public significance like the Inter-University Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, National Chemical Laboratory, National Center For Cell Science, National Institute of Virology, Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Documentation Research and Training Center of the Indian Statistical Institute, Center for Materials for Electronics Technology among others.
His Excellency, Governor of Maharashtra, Shri. S.M. Krishna has started a novel examination venture rivalry named Avishkar in the year 2006. This action, interesting in its tendency, is being executed through the Board of College and University Development. Savitribai Phule Pune University has taken unique endeavors to build the support of the skilled understudies from the country and urban regions.
Pratibha Patil, the twelfth President of India, the only woman ever to hold the office who served from 2007 to 2012 was awarded a Master’s Degree in Political Science and Economics by the University. Padma Shri Dr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla, head of Serum Institute of India, also known as the “vaccine king of India” graduated from the University of Pune in 1966. Vilasrao Deshmukh, father of actor Riteish Deshmukh, who served as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra for two terms studied law from the University. Padma Bhushan Rajesh Khanna, the “first superstar” of Indian Cinema was an alumnus of Pune University. Kay Kay Menon, the Indian film, stage and television actor did his Master of Business Administration from the Department of Management Sciences at the Pune University. Gaur Gopal Das, the former Hewlett Packard engineer turned motivational speaker and Indian lifestyle coach is one of the prominent alumni of Pune University. Anjali Menon, the national award-winning film director and screenwriter widely known for “Ustad Hotel” studied communication studies at Pune University.