Brief History of the Sushila Devi Centre for Professional Studies & Research Society
A group of social workers, educationists, philanthropists and leading businessmen had a vision to put on the Doon landscape a series of institutes in higher education which would impart quality education and build vocational skills among the youth. In 2000 Sushila Devi Centre for Professional Studies and Research Society was setup and registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860.
The mission of this society was to build quality education imparting institutes at diploma,graduate,post graduate and research levels. Keeping this ideal in sight the society has established the following institutes of higher learning:
The society set up Law College Dehradun in 2002. This is first independent Law College in the State of Uttarakhand and pioneered the B.A.LL.B. five years course in Northern India. Now a decade old, Law college Dehradun has become a niche centre of learning in legal studies.
Its alumni have done their college proud by securing high merit in the University examination and have carved a position for themselves by practicing in the Apex Court of the country, various high courts and district courts. Many of its students have qualified in PCS (J) and are working as judges and magistrates.
Today Law College Dehradun has become synonymous with quality legal education.
The famed UIT came into existence in 2006. Initially the institute offered B.Tech, 4-year courses and MBA at the post graduate level. Now being part of the Uttaranchal University UIT has widened its study programs and is offering a wide range of under diploma, graduate, post graduate and Ph.D. programs.
The institute has earned significant achievements in academics and co-curricular activities. UIT students have bagged Gold Medals for securing highest percentage of marks in the university examination.
Today UIT has become a name to reckon with.
The Institute was set-up to offer higher studies in Management and Computer Application in 2006. Our study program is specifically designed to meet the corporate requirements.
Here you will see true blend of academic excellence and the application of management practices in our course curriculum. UIM is much sought after institute for management studies and widely acclaimed for its sound placement record.
Pharmacists represent the 3rd largest healthcare professional group in the world and increasing number of pharmaceutical industry, community pharmacies (retail pharmacy shop), hospitals, pharmacy education institutes, new drug research centers all over India, are clear indication of the growing demand of pharmacy professionals, thus offering excellent & rewarding career opportunities both by way of jobs as well as in terms of starting own business.
The Uttaranchal Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS) is the latest endeavor of Uttaranchal University in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences to prepare students to become pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists who will be leaders in pharmacy profession.
Considering the pivotal role the institutes have played in furthering the course of higher education and inculcation of value based vocational skills among the youth, the Government of Uttarakhand accorded the group the status of university under the Uttaranchal University Act, 2012 (Uttarakhand Act No. 11 of 2013).