Shiv Nadar University is a multi-disciplinary, student-centric, research-focused university offering a full range of academic programs at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. SNU's multi-disciplinary curriculum provides students a strong foundation in disciplines in the humanities and social sciences, natural sciences, technology and engineering studies, communications and management, while enabling them to gain mastery of a subject of their choosing. Taught by world class faculty, undergraduate education at SNU is designed to develop students with the breadth of vision, knowledge, skills and attitudes required to succeed in the careers of the 21st century. The programs at SNU bear the distinctive stamp of interdisciplinarity and research, leading to scholarly publications and creative expressions by the faculty and students.
Located on a 286-acre campus in India's National Capital Region, Shiv Nadar University was established by the Shiv Nadar Foundation in 2011 through Act no 12 of 2011 of State Legislature of Uttar Pradesh as a State Private University.