GLA University awarded grade 'A' by NAAC

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India], Mar 31 (ANI-NewsVoir): GLA University, one of the leading University in UP has been accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with 'A' Grade. NAAC is an autonomous body established by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi to assess and accredit institutions of higher education in the country. A Committee constituted by NAAC visited GLA University from 20-22nd February, 2017 for a detailed assessment on the basis of the defined criteria like curricular aspects; teaching- learning and evaluation; research, consultancy and extension; infrastructure and learning resources; student support and progression; governance, leadership and management; innovation and best practices. "NAAC never compromises on their evaluation standards and this recognition will inspire our team to aim for better performance in future. I am really proud and congratulate all my fellow members and motivate them to keep going as a strong team, like we have been for over 19 years now. It will open up several interesting possibilities for future growth of the University such as planning for additional campus across North India and expanding our Mathura campus", said Narayan Das Agrawal, Chancellor, GLA University. The result was announced on 28th March 2017. This accreditation is valid for five years. "We constantly keep trying to touch greater heights. This accreditation reinforces our commitment to deliver quality professional education to our students and promote the overall growth and development of intellect and personality of our prime stakeholders, namely students, so that our alumni are worthy citizens and highly sought-after professionals worldwide. It is because of the dedicated efforts of the members of the teaching and non-teaching staff, that we have been able to build this respectable reputation for our institution. This accreditation is a certification of credibility that companies in the corporate recognize while recruiting candidates," said Ashok Kumar Singh, Registrar, GLA University. (ANI-NewsVoir)