SRM University’s ambitious plan is to build and create a new research intensive University in Amaravati, the People’s capital of Andhra Pradesh. Envisioned to be a University of world-class standards SRM University, AP – Amaravati is to be a globally connected and regionally transformative centre for research and education at the heart of the new Amaravati City of Knowledge, a modern, vibrant metropolis within the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. With the support of the Chief Minister, N Chandrababu Naidu, who was instrumental in making Hyderabad one of the IT hubs of India, the new Capital City will not only host world-class educational institutes but will enable international private universities like Stanford, Harvard and Oxford to foray into India and Andhra Pradesh either through the creation of direct campuses or through collaboration with others.
At a pivotal moment in its history, SRM stands united in its commitment to build excellence across the institution and its aspiration to compete on the world stage. In addition to the recruitment of Faculty, Heads of Department and Deans, SRM University, AP – Amaravati is now seeking to appoint its inaugural Vice-Chancellor, who will be an integral leader in the creation and development of the new University and will play a central role in determining its strategy and direction. This is a truly unique opportunity for an ambitious and visionary leader to have lasting impact through establishing SRM University, AP – Amaravati as a world-leading university, recognised for the quality of its research and education.