Centre for Human Resource Development (CHRD)
The Centre for Human Resource Development (CHRD) of SHUATS established to encourage, guide, counsel and train students of the University to become competent godly professionals and leaders to serve the nation most efficiently and effectively with the highest level of commitment, honesty, loyalty and integrity.

A large number of young men and women from all backgrounds and with a value-based mindset must be trained to build a New India. Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor, SHUATS, has continuously drawn the attention of the staff and students towards the positive and proactive role that the University must play in producing professionals and leaders to serve the country most effectively. The professionals are required to prove their mettle by succeeding in competitive examinations, viz., civil services, GATE, CAT, CDS, JRF, SRF, ARS, NET, and so on, and show themselves to be ready to serve the society and the nation in the challenging circumstances. They must also be trained through various personality and leadership development programs. The following steps have taken to realize this purpose.

CHRD Committee
  • A core committee is constituted under CHRD to facilitate the overall development of the University students.
  • The Director CHRD serves as the chairman of the Committee and institute/college/school deans and their representatives are members. Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor is the Patron, and Pro VCs, Registrar and concerned directors are the advisors of the Committee. CHRD monitors the functioning of human resource development activities of every institute/college/school / department.
  • CHRD directly conducts training for civil services examinations regularly in association with internationally competent personals and training institutions.
  • Two periods have been allotted every week for every class in the University exclusively for CHRD to impart required training for all students.
  • CHRD equipped with a smart office, classroom facilities, library and space needed for the purpose.

Institute/College/School/Department Committees
  • Each institute/college/school of the University also has formed a committee with School Dean as the chairperson.
  • The committees of each institute/college/school are coordinating with CHRD intending to increase the number of students qualifying competitive examinations such as civil services, ARS, JRF, SRF, NET, GATE, CDS, etc.
  • Each department under the institute/college/school has also formed a committee with the Head of the Department as the chairperson.
  • The school and department committees conduct regular training, group discussions, seminars, and mock tests, etc. for students to qualify for the said exams.
  • They also help CHRD to identify competent professionals from within or outside the University to impart instructions to the aspirants.
  • These committees operate to help CHRD with the mandate to train students in such a manner that they are employable and also able to qualify competitive services examinations of the country.

CHRD-Nirmaana Students Club
  • Inspired by the vision of CHRD some students of the University has taken the lead and started a students’ club named ‘Nirmaana’ under CHRD.
  • Nirmaana has formed separate subcommittees responsible for facilitating specific training programs for UPSC, GATE, CAT, JRF, etc. with the active participation and involvement of the students.
  • Appointed students’ representatives in all classes of the University, who are committed to taking an active role in coordinating the students of their respective classes and with CHRD for conducting training programs, workshops, seminars, etc. most efficiently and effectively.
  • Several seminars, workshops, webinars and zoom meetings led by reputed speakers and training organizations and various competitions are being organized by the club.