Savitribai Phule Pune University came into existence on February 10th 1949, with Dr.M.R.Jaykar as its first Vice-Chancellor. Presently Pune Univeristy is a leading University in India covering three district in Maharashtra – Pune, Ahmednagar and Nashik. The main educational programs and offerings of the Univeristy of Pune are extended through a comprehensive course structure, with traditional and modern delivery mechanisms. More than 400 course programs covering different disciplines are offered at the Graduate and Post-Graduate levels. Doctoral research is conducted in a wide range of fields. The number of colleges affiliated to the University of Pune, and its student population has rapidly increased over the years. One of the distinctive features of the University is its large and growing international student community. In fact, the University of Pune is the most preferred destination for international students coming to India.
Savitribai Phule Pune University