At the very onset, I am prompted to use a John Dewey’s quote: “EDUCATION IS NOT PREPARATION FOR LIFE; EDUCATION IS LIFE ITSELF”. Poornima University (PU), the upcoming new University, has been established by Shanti Education Society, the leading educational group in Rajasthan in Engineering & Management with a track record of thousands of Alumni working in different parts of India and many countries abroad. With a well laid out superbly landscaped campus that spans over 30 acres it offers a unique academic environment for the enrichment of mind and the body.
Our motto is “YOUR DREAMS OUR GOALS” and each one of our students will be a success story. This is our dream; this is our commitment. The Students are at the core of our vision and mission. At this unique institution located in pink city of Jaipur, we recognize the abilities of our students very well, nurture the academic skills, fine-tune the aesthetic senses and work towards building a holistic culture that values the individuality of each student, helping them realize their innate potential, equip them with dedication and commitment to excellence in all spheres of life and launch them on the path of career growth and success.
With a vision of creating knowledge based society with scientific temper, team spirit and dignity of labour to face global competitive challenges and the mission of evolving and developing skill based systems for effective delivery of knowledge, Poornima University is marching ahead with focus on new emerging areas of science and technology to best serve the world and contribute to betterment of mankind.
I hope you will enjoy our comprehensive website and utilize the information available on it in a productive way. We very cordially invite you to visit our campus and see for yourself how Poornima University is different. In just a short span of three years it has carved a niche for itself with excellent reputation and earned the recognition as the best upcoming university- ASSOCHAM AWARD-2016.
I look forward to welcome you to Poornima University and assure you that you will have exciting educational experience to help you fulfil your dreams.
Dr. S. M. Seth, a teacher, researcher and administrator, has excellent academic career in Civil Engineering, specializing in Dam Design, Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulics. He did his Ph.D. in Hydrology, as a Commonwealth scholar, from Victoria University of Manchester, UK in 1972. A major part of his teaching experience was at University of Jodhpur and University of Roorkee (now IIT Roorkee).
Dr. Seth possesses professional experience of more than 54 years. This includes teaching & research at Universities of Jodhpur, Roorkee and Manchester (UK) and as Senior Scientist and Director at the National Institute of Hydrology (NIH), Roorkee covering different areas of Civil Engineering, Hydraulics and Hydrology.
Dr. Seth, as a professional in the area of hydrology and water resources, has made significant contributions in establishment of NIH under Ministry of Water Resources, Government of India as a UNDP sponsored project and also in coordination of number of consultancy/ research projects including those sponsored by UNDP, World Bank, European Economic Community, WAPCOS and Govt. of India. He is widely travelled and has visited 20 countries for interaction and exchange of technical knowledge.
He has been actively associated with Dam Safety Review Panels for Rajasthan, Gujarat and Maharashtra states. He has received a number of prestigious awards, namely, CBIP Award, National Hydrology Award, Brij Mohan Lal Memorial Medal and Institution of Engineers Medal.
His association with Shanti Education Society started in October 2000 as Founder Principal of Poornima College of Engineering, the first institute of Poornima Group. Under his direction and stewardship over last 15 years, in capacity of Principal, Director General, Chairman, PGC, and Chairperson, Poornima University, the Poornima Foundation has made landmark achievements and established a reputation of excellence in academics.