Promoted by GSFC Ltd as part of its corporate social responsibility programme, the initiative was launched in 2010, with the formation of the GSFC Education Society.
GSFC then applied to the state government for recognition of GSFC University under the Gujarat Private University Act in early 2014. The Letter of Intent was granted in July 2014, and an architect was appointed to begin building the campus.
A gazette notification—following the passage of a bill in the Assembly to amend the Gujarat Private University Act to include GSFC University—was issued in December 2014.
In accordance with the initial commitment to the Gujarat government, The School of Technology will begin operations at the Training Institute located in Fertilizernagar from academic session 2015.
The University’s governing body is formed, and faculty recruitment is in progress.
To establish and evolve a Research Driven University that provides a Platform to Excel and DevelopsHuman Capital that the World Aspiresto Acquire
Make a sea change in theregion through opportunities for learning and research
Develop a sustainableinfrastructure of World Class standards to support the development of academicpursuits and fulfil the requirements of the industry.
Help upgrade thesocio-economic and environmental needs of the society (urban sustainability andrural penetration of skills)