Students of Gautam Buddha University are groomed carefully. Discipline and ethical practices in profession are imbibed by them constantly during their stay at campus. Campus life stresses the importance of extra academic activities apart from their academic learning, leading them to many new avenues ‘Discipline is the key to success’ , Self-discipline is something students aim to achieve. This increases focus which will, in turn, help a student to scale new heights of academic excellence. Students of Guatam Buddha University are facilitated through academic as well as non- academic support system. Apart from the rigorous curricular training and physical work outs, the University has constituted many clubs for the students to have a creative respite. These include clubs for Music and Dance, Dramatics, Fine Arts, Debate, and many others.
In addition to curricular inputs the university is creating facilities to guide and shape physical, mental and spiritual growth of young minds, body and soul. The Jyoti Rao Phule Meditation Centre, inspired by stupa-architecture, will be functional in June 2009. This structural marvel will accommodate huge number of practitioners of meditation in its all modern forms and will also house a library with a sizeable body of literature.
The university promotes multi dimensional growth with emphasis on an integrated physical and intellectual training. Though in its formative stage, it has appointed a physical training officer and has devised special slots in daily curriculum for physical training, track and field activities, and other sports both indoor and outdoor ones. A huge sports ground with an eight lane track is shaping physical health of its inmates.
Shauryotasva, annual sports meet aims at motivating students participate and add physical extensions to their intellectual quests. Recently concluded the first sports meet Shauryotasva 09 witnessed an excellent display of sportsman’s spirits of students and faculty members.
Abhivyanjana: Unraveling meanings
Culture is the widening of mind and spirits” well displayed by the students of Gautam Buddha University. The beauty of every culture is enhanced by the minds that practice it. Abhivyanjana is a birth of a new tradition. It is GBU’s annual cultural and management event that intends to add wings to intellect, imagery, and creativity of our students. It is very essential for every civilization to preserve their heritage and celebrate it from time to time. No culture can survive in isolation hence it is imperative to make the young generation aware of this heritage. Abhivyanjana aims at dissolving the cultural demarcations and facilitating a new school of thought where every student thinks beyond the limit but still grounded to his values. It also gives a platform to the budding managers and compels them to think out of the box.
The campus has many other pleasing attractions with fountains, water bodies and the Shanti Sarowar with ever inspiring Tathagats statue in it. The scenic beauty and neon lights are very captivating to mesmerise evening walkers.