The foundation stone laid for Bennett University in UP
Bennett University, promoted by the Times of India Group has been approved ordinance to
dig roots in Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida, on 11 th August.
As an initiative to invite eminent institutions and groups to set up academic skill – based
schools and colleges, the UP Government has taken a welcome step in this direction.
Also, an impetus to more institutions will add value to the students’ learning experience and
in securing employment opportunities after course completion.
Bennett University flaunts international standards and could be a benchmark in the state’s
higher education scenario.
The university, set up in Greater Noida, will have 13,500 students and a faculty strength of 750, of
which 300 students will begin their BTech and MBA courses in the 2016-17 session.
Bennett University has international accreditation and is empanelled with the prestigious Georgia
Institute of Technology (US), for designing a world – class engineering curriculum and edX – set up
by Harvard and MIT – which will provide massive online open courses (MOOCs)