Starex University was officially launched on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Ramada Gurgaon Central, Plot-2, Sector-44, Gurgaon, Haryana. The inauguration was addressed by Dr. Ashok Diwakar, Vice Chancellor, and Dr. DivyaTyagi, Dean of Physical Science at Starex University. Starex University was conceptualized under the provisions of Haryana Private Universities (Amendment) Act 2006. Stretching across 65 acres of lush land across the Delhi-Jaipur Highway NH – 48, the campus is equipped with all modern amenities.
On this occasion Dr. Ashok Diwakar, Vice Chancellor at Starex University said, “The University is equipped with world class infrastructure in the field of teaching, learning, and research, along with state of the art hostel and residential facilities. We want to maintain excellence in education by providing the right infrastructure.”
A meticulously maintained infrastructure, large fields and open spaces with a world class ambience make Starex University an icon of modernity, growth and progress. Starex University strives to be an epitome of excellence in the field of education and research, imparting the best of world-class education to its students and preparing them for the professional world with zeal and optimism.
“Teaching is given top priority at Starex University, with a focus on skill development and job-oriented courses. There will be no compromise with the education and teaching in Starex Univeristy” said Dr. Divya Tyagi, Dean of Physical Science at Starex University.
A diligently designed master plan paradigm to conduct vocational and employment-centric courses at the Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctoral and Post-Doctoral levels caters to the needs of a competent cadre of young professionals. This program goes a long way to help manage all facets of student-education through an innovative research based pedagogy coupled with global facilities and opportunities.
The student-friendly campus further boasts of high speed indoor and outdoor Wi-Fi access points, smart cameras surveillance with IP cameras placed strategically throughout the campus, and bio-metric machines that are used over the intranet for employee attendance.
The library is fully automated, using KOHA – an Integrated Library Management System. Users can avail facilities like Self-Check-in and Check-out, search books through the OPAC and also renew books, reserve books as well as create virtual shelves for their reading. Students are also encouraged to suggest book purchases for the library.
The university offers the following courses at different levels:
- Physical Sciences
- Computer Sciences
- Hotel Management
- Life Sciences
Dr. Ashok Diwakar firmly believes that universities can become torch bearers for societies and act as an engine of economic development, ideological enhancement and a hub for skill development. His prime objective is to provide instructional leadership to faculty and staff, implementing proactive academic and behavioral interventions to enhance student achievement, and directing efficient management of the university.
The university curriculum was introduced during the event. Based on the UGC and UPSC syllabus, it is extensive and covers current subject requirements. The launch of the university also saw a convergence of professionals, intellectuals and social workers.