Galgotias University CEO, Dr. Dhruv Galgotia, Honored as Top Education Influencer by BW Education 40under40
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New Delhi, February 02, 2024: In a notable recognition of his significant contributions to the education sector, Dr. Dhruv Galgotia, the Chief Executive Officer of Galgotias University, has been honored as one of the top education influencers by BW Education 40under40. The prestigious award, in association with BW Businessworld, identifies individuals who have redefined their domains and left a lasting impact on the field of education.
The third edition of BW Education 40 under 40, an initiative dedicated to spotlighting the brightest minds shaping the future of education, celebrated its honorees at a day-long event. The BW Education EduNext Summit and 40 under 40 Awards ceremony took place at the India International Centre in New Delhi, bringing together thought leaders and visionaries from the education sector.
Dr. Dhruv Galgotia expressed his gratitude upon receiving this esteemed recognition, stating, “Being named one of the Winners of 40 under 40 in education is a tremendous honor. It is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire team at Galgotias University. We are committed to continuing our efforts to innovate and transform the education landscape in India.”
The award underscores Dr. Galgotia’s leadership in steering Galgotias University towards excellence in education. The institution, sponsored by Smt. Shakuntala Educational and Welfare Society, began its operations in the 2011-2012 academic session. Since then, it has grown to accommodate over 30,000 students across 17 schools offering diverse programs, including Polytechnic, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and PhD courses.
Galgotias University has consistently ranked among India’s top universities, receiving a 5-star rating by QS in Teaching, Facilities, Employability, Innovation, and Academic Development. The university’s commitment to innovation and research is evident through its fifth position in India for Patent Filing. The School of Law at Galgotias University has also earned notable rankings, securing the 3rd position in Uttar Pradesh and the 11th position in India, according to the India Today-MDRA survey 2023.
As an institution at the forefront of the education sector, Galgotias University remains dedicated to the United Nations’ sustainable development goals. The recognition of Dr. Dhruv Galgotia as a top education influencer further solidifies the university’s commitment to providing quality education and fostering innovation in the academic landscape.