School of Basic & Applied Sciences (SoBAS), officially launched on 22nd February 2019, is functional since 2013 under the aegis of School of Engineering at G D Goenka University. The school is engaged in creating and disseminating knowledge in the field of basic and applied sciences through innovative teaching-learning practices and cutting-edge research. At present, there are 6 departments housed in SoBAS viz. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Microbiology, Biochemistry and Forensic Science, leading to bachelors, masters and doctoral programmes, that aim to provide students with a strong foundation in fundamental principles of science and foster them to apply this knowledge to real-life challenges.
The school is committed to provide academic excellence throughglobally benchmarked curricula, world-class faculty, state-of-the-art laboratories and interdisciplinary approach to education. The school aims at bestowing holistic education through Flexible Credit System (FCS) and Outcome based Learning approach to inculcate multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary competence and leadership skills in the students.The unique undergraduate and postgraduate curricula gives students the flexibility to choose multiple electives across departments.
The School engrosses post-graduate as well as undergraduate academicprogrammes with highly qualified faculty who have strong commitment towards excellence in teaching and research. The students are provided with research avenues collaboratively with industry, government, non-profit organisations, and research institutions in India and abroad to solve real world problems.
Our faculty numbering around 30, carries out research in the areas of basic and applied sciences, publishing vigorously in premier journals. The faculty has successfully been able to fetch research grants by SERB, Ministry of Science & Development, and many more are under pipeline.
The school has well equipped and state-of-art laboratories,equipped with a wide range of sophisticated experimental facilities to support the academic activities including research. The school also houses an intellectually stocked ‘Learning Resource Centre’ with books and E-Resources to provide a pleasant and stimulating learning ambience.The students are regularly taken for industrial trips to industry and other eminent institutions and all the visits are strongly correlated with their programme structure.