Bennett University is a private university located in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh in the National Capital Region (NCR) of India. The foundation stone for the University was laid by Shri Akhilesh Yadav, Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh. The University is popular for its under-graduate B.Tech. (Bachelor’s in Technology) Program and the post-graduate MBA (Master of Business Administration) Program.
Bennett University offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs across various fields such as Engineering, Applied Sciences, Management, Media, Liberal Arts, Law, Design and Public Policy. The School of Management is headed by Dr Saji Gopinath, from IIM Kozhikode. Bennett has signed collaboration agreements with Babson College, U.S. and edX, the online education major.
Bennett University is directly linked with the Times Network (Times of India). Bennett University organises job fairs and provides placement opportunity to successful graduates from UG batches with various group companies under Times Group. The university has forms various global partnerships with organizations for diverse academic viewpoints, international faculty and opportunities to visit partner campuses abroad. Bennett University promotes “Entrepreneurship Education” amongst all students and provides an opportunity to spend two weeks at Babson, USA to hone the start-up skills. The university also offers rich exposure to practical aspects of various topics through projects, internships, conferences and engagement platforms – via The Times of India connect.
The Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination is conducted for degree level engineering as well as professional colleges. The examination is conducted by Dr A P J Abdul Kalam Technical University.
This is a state level examination and is conducted every year in April. This examination enables candidates to seek admissions for bachelors and masters programmes in UP. The candidates can choose an exam centre in UP or outside UP. All candidates who satisfy the Eligibility Criteria can apply for the pen paper based examination. The result is followed by the counselling sessions for the candidates.
The participating institutes for the UPSEE include:
- Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur
- Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur
- Zakir Hussain College of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh
- Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar Engineering College of Information Technology, Banda
- Shri Rammurti Smarak College of Engg. & Technology, Bareilly
Courses Offered through UPSEE/UPTU:
- Bachelor of Technology
- Bachelor of Pharmacy
- Bachelor of Architecture
- Bachelor of Hotel Management & Catering Technology
- Bachelor of Fashion & Apparel Design
- Bachelor of Fine Arts
- Master of Business Administration
- Master of Computer Application
- MAM (Dual Degree) - Master of Applied Management (Dual Degree).