GLS University is established in the year of 2015 with the objective of providing an ideal and creative learning environment and continuing the tradition of excellence in education of the sponsoring body of the University, viz., Gujarat Law Society (GLS)
Gujarat Law Society, established in the year 1927, is one of the largest and oldest educational institutions in the State of Gujarat. GLS was promoted by luminaries SardarVallabhbhai Patel, Shri Ganesh Mavlankar, the first Speaker of the country and Shri I.M. Nanavati with the vision of Excellence in Education.
With the advent of the era of self-financing educational institutions, GLS took a pioneering role by offering programmes in several disciplines such as Business Management, Computer Technology, Commerce, Business Administration, Education, etc., apart from those already being offered in Law and Humanities. GLS has also been offering a wide range of professional programmes encompassing various functional and sectorial specializations like Human Resource Management, Banking & Insurance, CA, CS, Professional Accounting, Export Management, Personality Grooming, Communications, etc.