Message from Vice Chancellor
Message from Prof. ( Dr.) H P Singh, VSM Vice Chancellor, IU Himachal Pradesh
The ICFAI University is known for its commitment to the cause of education, keeping the aspects of equity, access, quality, affordability & accountability as the uppermost considerations. The curriculum of the University is prepared & continually updated as per the needs of the industry, corporate sector & research organization all over the world.
During the academic year 2019-20, the University added the Faculty of Law to the existing Faculties of Management Studies & Science & Technology. To meet the needs & aspirations of the students, especially of Baddi region, three courses were started as LLB, BA LLB (Hon),& BBA LLB(Hon) with excellent academic staff & suitable infrastructure in place .
The Faculty of Management Studies continued its efforts towards updating curricula in a dynamic manner benefitting the students of Commerce & Business Administration streams immensely. The specialization subjects such as Digital Marketing, Banking & insurance, & Retail Management in respect of MBA, B Com & BBA courses added substantial value to the curricula in the Faculty of Management Studies and helped the University in preparing the students as industry ready.
The Faculty of Science & Technology witnessed an impressive response to the B Sc ( Non-Medical) courses & added a specialization subject of Media & Advertising to provide considerable value to the Outcome Based Education (OBE) in the Science stream. In the Engineering stream, the University has established an Incubation center for Artificial Intelligence. In the coming months, the University will have a full-fledged Center of Excellence for software projects in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (CIMSME). This initiative will enable students of Engineering to get a world class exposure & help them in getting high quality internships & placements with best industries.
In the year 2019-20, the University made concerted efforts to improve the Research work in the domains of Physics, Mathematics & Management. As a result a large number of Research Papers were published in Scopus & SCI Indexed journals.
The students of the ICFAI University made the whole year lively & full of activities. The eight clubs being run by the University provide unique opportunities to the students in their pursuit of all round development. The University is committed to nurturing the young minds positively with an ultimate objective of preparing them for nation building. The focus of the University is now to implement the New Education Policy 2020 which has the spirit of transforming our education system to the best in the world.
We are deeply indebted to the ICFAI Society & Government of Himachal Pradesh for the continuous support and encouragement. With their worthy support, the institution shall continue to emerge as a premier research-led and industry ready higher educational institution of Excellence in Himachal Pradesh.
Prof.(Dr.) H. P. Singh, VSM
ICFAI UNIVERSITY HIMACHAL PRADESH
The ICFAI University, Himachal Pradesh was established under the provision of the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India University (Establishment and Regulation) Act-2011 (Act no. 43 of 2011) as assented by the Governor on 17 Oct 2011.