Pragyan International University

By Dr. Suresh Kumar Agarwal, Chancellor | 2018-12-26 03:49:11
The Founder and Chancellor of PIU, Dr. Agarwal is also a professionally qualified and licenced postgraduate medical practitioner in Holistic Health and Medical Sciences, besides holding postgraduate degrees in a plethora of disciplines. He has been bestowed upon with several honorary doctorates, and awards and accolades from institutions of different parts of the world. Dr. Suresh Kumar Agarwal, ChancellorHe has been an attendee at the United Nations, New York, as well as has been a Guest in the International Conference organized by the World Health Organization and supported by the Department of Health, Government of Egypt.

Chandan Agarwal, CEO

CEO Chandan Agarwal is a professionally qualified Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Government of India, and also holds postgraduate degrees in Business Management, and Yoga and Naturopathy. He has keen interest in the promotion and popularization of holistic education for the all-round development of the society and Chandan Agarwal, CEOnation at large. Recently, he has been awarded with the Bharat Ratna Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Samman Award for social work.

Recently, both the millennial and the Government of the country have been found emphasizing on the famous proverb - "health is wealth". Achieving a good health and peace of mind has become the norm among a large section of the population in the country. On that account, when most of the modern day Universities are taking initiatives in introducing technical or professional courses, Pragyan International University (PIU) ­ a Private University established under Sec 2(f) of UGC, Government of India under Jharkhand Act No. 11 of 2016, was established with a unique set of values that are deeply emboldened onto the principle of 'Happiness'.
Being the first University in the country and whole of Asia that offers specialized programmes on Wellness, Spirituality, Yoga, Heritage, and Peace (WSYHP), PIU strives to hold a prestigious status in the education space and subsequently, its alumni can be found chairing varied key positions worldwide.

"Flourishing exceptionally under the Pragyan Foundation, PIU's primary focus is going to be on grooming the students holistically and leading them towards a contented life"

Dr. Suresh Kumar Agarwal, Founder and Chancellor, PIU shares, "We are going to be the world's first University to introduce the subject of "Science of Quantum Living" in the disciplines to teach the science of Food and Nutrition, Physical Exercise, Relaxation, Breathing, Sun-light, Positive Thinking and Silence."

Flourishing exceptionally under the Pragyan Foundation, a Not-For-Prof-it Institution based out of Kolkata, which is been in the field of education for several years, PIU's primary focus is going to be on grooming the students holistically and leading them towards a contented life. Dr. Agarwal adds, "PIU is a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), United Nations Principles of Responsible Management Education (UN-PRME), and United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA)." Besides such exclusive courses, the University shall be conducting courses in a range of disciplines such as Law, Journalism, Paramedical Sciences, Environmental Science, to name a few.

Every programme to be hosted by the University shall be regularly reviewed and made sure that the knowledge that is to be imparted to the students should be as per the industry standard. These strategically designed courses are also targeted to instill ample creativity, and leadership skills in the students, enabling them to survive and confront the present technology-driven world. "Our team of faculty members consisting of some of the best brains of the education industry. They will be well-conscious regarding the versatile role that an accountable and capable facilitator has to play," claims Dr. Agarwal. The faculty members shall be prioritized in opening the doorway to rewarding careers for the students engaging
them fully in the teaching and learning process coupled with providing them a blend of theoretical knowledge and practical training.

Demonstrating Quality

Situated in Ranchi, Jharkhand, behind PIU's success and achievements, there is always a proficient supervision of Dr. Agarwal who is a multifaceted and multi-dimensional personality. Standing strong on the base of the three E's – Education, Empowerment and Enlightenment, the University not only focuses on educating the students but also takes steps in empowering them, making them independent and valuable to the society.

CEO Chandan Agarwal says, "We understand the great dreams with which the students shall be entering into our University and on that account, we shall leave no stone unturned to turn those dreams into reality. Maintaining quality, bringing in an international perspective and fostering innovation are some of the points which we keep in mind while developing the next-generation leaders." Keeping a close relationship with the industry and numerous education institutions from around the world, the students of PIU will be ensured to get access to opportunities and networks that can be treasured for the rest of their lives.