Savitribai Phule Pune University

Savitribai Phule Pune University formerly known as University of Poonawas established in 1948 under the Poona University Act, is one of the finest and most popular educational centers in the city. Savitribai Phule Pune University aims at becoming a vibrant Knowledge Center and a Center of Excellence in teaching, research and extension activities; bringing about conservation, creation, advancement and dissemination of knowledge.


The university houses 46 academic departments. It is popularly known as the ‘Oxford of the East’. It has about 307 recognized research institutes and 612 affiliated colleges offering graduate and under-graduate courses. The university attracts many foreign students due to its excellent facilities.

Campus of Savitribai Phule Pune University –

The campus is positioned in the North-western part of Pune city. Spread over a vast area of 411 acres, the university has an exceptionally beautiful and picturesque campus. The lush green lawns adorned with beautiful fountains of the British times and the majestic building of the university are a constant source of attraction to the aesthetically oriented people of Pune, filmmakers, musicians and celebrities.


The university campus is covered with a large number of age – old trees, which provide shade and beauty, and the peaceful surrounding make for a very invigorating environment for serious studies and research.

Facilities at Savitribai Phule Pune University –


  • Library
  • Health Center
  • Walking Track
  • Bus Service
  • Banking and Postal Services
  • Printing Press
  • Workshop
  • Sports Facilities
  • Hostel
  • Scholarship


Departments at Savitribai Phule Pune University –


  • Centre of Advanced Study in Sanskrit
  • Department of Sanskrit and Prakrit Languages
  • Centre for Performing Arts
  • Department of English
  • Department of Foreign Languages
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of Marathi
  • Department of Pali
  • Department of Atmospheric and Space Sciences
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Electronic Science
  • Department of Environmental Science
  • Department of Geology
  • Department of Geoinformatics
  • Department of Instrumentation (USIC)
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Media and Communication Studies
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Statistics
  • Department of Zoology
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Management Science
  • Department of Law
  • Department of Education and Extension
  • Department of Adult Continuing Education & Extension
  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Communication & Journalism
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of History
  • Department of Politics & Public Administration
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Library & Information Science
  • Department of Defense & Strategic Studies
  • Department of Physical Education

Schools at Savitribai Phule Pune University –


  • School of Basic Medical Sciences
  • School of Energy Studies
  • School of Health Sciences
  • Interdisciplinary School of Science
  • Institute of Bioinformatics and Biotechnology

Centers at Savitribai Phule Pune University –


  • Center for Information and Network Security
  • Center for Modeling and Simulation
  • Center for Network Computing
  • Center for Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Center for Philosophy and History of Science
  • Centre for Sensor Studies
  • Centre for Social Science and Humanities
  • Women’s Studies Centre
Master of Arts in Geography
Master of Arts in Economics
Master of Arts in History
Master of Arts in Sociology
Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Management
Diploma In Sanskrit Linguistics
Diploma In Indian Logic And Epistemology
Certificate Course In Manuscript logy
Master Of Arts In Indian Logic And Epistemology
Diploma Course In Manuscript logy
Bachelor of Arts, Music, Dance & Theatr
Master Of Arts In English
Master of Philosophy In English
Master Of Arts In German
Master Of Arts In French
Master Of Arts In Russian
Master Of Arts In Japanese
Master Of Arts In Spanish
Master Of Philosophy In German
Master of Philosophy In French
Master of Philosophy In Russian
Master of Philosophy In Japanese
Master of Philosophy In Spanish
Doctor of Philosophy In German
Doctor of Philosophy In French
Doctor of Philosophy In Russian
Doctor of Philosophy In Japanese
Doctor of Philosophy In Spanish
Doctor of Science In Physical Education
Doctor of Philosophy In Physical Education

Placemnt Cell at Savitribai Phule Pune University –


The placement cell comprises of a group of student volunteers, unlike in many other campuses. It coordinates the placement activity in the campus for students in the final year of their programme of study. It designs and publishes a Placement Brochure , initiates dialogues with companies in various cities, and organizes interviews on campus for the convenience of students.

Name : Savitribai Phule Pune University
Location : Ganeshkhind
City : Pune
State : Maharashtra
Country : India
Contact No : 020-25601183
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