In Gujarat State, there was no self-financed Institute for higher and professional education till 1993. Thousands of students had to migrate to other states for their higher education. It was Parul Arogya Seva Mandal Trust, which took an initiative and leadership to pursue the matter. It was only through the arduous efforts of the trust that the policy of self financed Institution was introduced by the Government of Gujarat and the first self financed college of Gujarat State was established by Parul Arogya Seva Mandal in the Year 1993 viz. Ahmedabad Homoeopathic Medical College at Ahmedabad.
The success story of Ahmedabad Homoeopathic Medical College motivated the trustees to initiate other professional programs like Engineering, Management, Computer Application, Architecture, Pharmacy, Ayurved, Physiotherapy, Nursing etc. In all, eighteen institutes have been established in a very short span of time. All these institutes are approved by the concerned councils and accredited by NBA and NAAC.
Presently, the institutions under the aegis of Parul Arogya Seva Mandal Trust have more than 25000+ students, 2000+ faculty members and more than 100 programs at diploma, graduate, post graduate and doctoral levels and the tally is increasing day by day.
Parul Arogya Seva Mandal has carved niche in the filed of technical / non technical education. Its unflinching contribution towards Academic and Professional excellence has been recognized by the Government of Gujarat. The Government of Gujarat was pleased to confer Private University status to Institutions of Parul Arogya Seva Mandal under Gujarat Private University Act - 2009 by incorporating 22 Institutions of the trust under the ambit of "PARUL UNIVERSITY" from the academic session 2015-16.
Parul University is currently running 16 instituions offering UG and PG Programs in Engineering, Management, Architecture, Pharmacy, Ayurved, Homoeopathy, Nursing, Physiotherapy, IT and Computer Science at three locations i.e. Ahmedabad, Rajkot and Vadodara.There 16 institutions are constitutent colleges of 8 faculties under Parul University.There are well reputed and high ranking Institutions in the state.Parul University envisions to commence more such study programs to suit the requirement of concern stakeholders and to facilitate the societal upliftment.
The following existing institutions of Parul Group of Institutes have become constitutent colleges consisting of 8 faculties under Parul University :
With the establishment of Parul University, we have initiated win-win scenario for all stakeholders. We have followed mandatory guidelines and policies to enhance quality of education. Senate, Syndicate, Board of studies and Academic Council are formed to establish smooth functioning University System.