Life in nearby cities is lively and exciting..The two cities, Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad, are easily accessible from KSD campus.
Gandhinagar, the political capital of Gujarat, offers a unique opportunity to experience the rich culture and ethos of the state in a royal ambience. The industrial capital of state, Ahmedabad, an exciting city, culturally rich, truly cosmopolitan in spirit. The city provides a vibrant, congenial atmosphere for growth and development, important for students.
Life at Gandhinagar :
The capital city, Gandhinagar is meticulously planned to become the capital of the state. Situated 6 kilometers from KSD campus, on the banks of the Sabarmati River, it is architecturally integrated, divided into 30 sectors, each with its own shopping complexes, schools, colleges, entertainment and recreational facilities.
Gandhinagar has seen rapid growth and development in the recent years and now this political capital of the state is ready to change its face and turn into a trade centre. Gandhinagar is also well connected by rail and road to various parts of the country.
Life at Ahmedabad:
The Ahmedabad circuit, which covers the northern part of Gujarat, is a fascinating blend of history, culture and adventure. It is home to the Sabarmati Ashram, Mahatma Gandhi’s famous retreat.
Ahmedabad offers an exciting window to India’s cultural heritage. Jama Masjid, Swaminaryan Temple are just few of the magnificent architectural highlights of the city.
Ahmedabad is well known both for the sheer number of institutions that are located here, and for the high quality of education that they bring. A few of the renowned institutions located in the city include National Institute of Design (NID), Mudra Institute of Communications (MICA), Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT),Indian Institute of Management (IIM).
Ahmedabad offers a large gamut of activities for the visitor as well as for its inhabitants. Its rich cultural heritage combines well with modern lifestyles to enable its people to enjoy themselves to the fullest. Whether it’s shopping at the large shopping complexes on C.G.Road, eating out at various cafes and restaurants, enjoying the local Gujarati theatre or experiencing Bollywood and Hollywood at various multiplexes spread all over- the city provides complete entertainment for all.
|01||Patel Tarik Pravinkumar||Secured 1st rank in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for Master in Dentistry Courses.|
|02||Dr. Patel Pathik Pankajbhai||Winner of BMJ (British Medical Journal) awards India 2014 in the category of JUNIOR DOCTOR OF THE YEAR.|
|03||Dr. Dave Lipee Dhaval||Winner of 1st prize In a High-Voltage 2 – hour Times of India Torrent Power Public Speaking Contest.|
|04||Parmar Mayur Dinkarbhai||1st rank in Gujarat University in MDS examination. Academic Year 2010-13|
|05||Shah Sujay Bharatkumar||1st rank in Gujarat University in MDS examination. Academic Year 2012-15|
|06||Mehta Sejal Arunkumar||1st rank in Gujarat University in Third BDS examination. Academic Year 2013-14|
|07||Poptani Rita Girdharlal||1st rank in Gujarat University in Third BDS examination. Academic Year 2014-15|
KSD has State-of-the-art Air Conditioned Lecture Halls to fulfill the requirements of didactic teaching. The lecture halls are well illuminated, sound proof, wall to wall carpeted and self-contained in all respects. Additional two self contained class rooms are also available for students.
Each lecture hall has an LCD projector, Over Head Projector (OHP), Computer System, state-of-the-art acaustics.
The seating arrangement in the lecture halls has made it possible for instructors to teach traditional courses in contemporary style utilizing high-tech lecture hall seating, communications equipment, innovative bench-top design to inspire students to take a more active part in the educational process.
The KSD campus is often called “The Campus Resort” Situated on the Sarkhej Gandhinagar (S.G.) Highway and spread over 33 acres this campus has lush green lawns, lots of trees and flowering plants.
A beautiful pond in the vicinity of the hostel block, with a variety of migratory birds and lotuses give a picture postcard setting to the entire campus and makes it enjoyable with its peace and quiets.
Living on KSD campus offers an absolutely unbeatable combination of living in a city, while still enjoying the peace and quiet of a lush green campus. The campus has all amenities needed for a high quality of living – green, tree-filled and pollution-free surroundings.
Educational psychologists of U.S. concluded that a good canteen in a college could increase the academic performance. Institutions today are understanding the importance of and striving hard to provide good canteen facilities. Students unanimously agree that canteen is the place to unwind, relax and hang out. It is a place where you can be yourself and forget the classroom etiquettes. Even if you are broke or a bookworm, the charm of the canteen will still capture you! ”
Food, definitely, is the priority when one goes to the canteen. Meeting friends, completing notes, exchanging news (read as gossip) and not to forget dating, are on the list too. The most creative minds are at work here, be it the drummer who practices with spoons and plates or an amateur poet who scribbles on the canteen tissues. This has to be the busiest corner on the campus.
KSD has an excellent canteen facility, comprising of a state-of-the-art kitchen, friendly catering staff and a pleasing environment. This canteen caters to the requirements of both the staff as well as the students. Good quality and tasty food is prepared and served under hygienic conditions.
KSD has separate hostel for boys and girls. Each hostel has about 40 rooms categorized as Air-conditioned Rooms, Special Rooms and Dormitories. Air-Conditioned and Special Rooms are on ground floor and first floor while Dormitories are on the second floor.
Air-conditioned and Special Rooms are on twin-sharing basis while Dormitories are on a triple sharing basis. All the rooms have attached baths and toilets.
Air-conditioned and Special Rooms are provided with beds, mattresses, study tables, chairs, wooden inbuilt wardrobes and book racks. All the bathrooms are provided with showers and geysers.
Dormitories are provided with beds, study tables, chairs and book racks.
Library is the heart of any educational institution. The rich and high-tech library at KSD keeps its doors of knowledge open for the students 24×7. The library has a collection of over 4000 books and subscribes to around 50 scientific journals. The computer lab with 50 computers is attached to this library. A separate reading room which is open 24 x 7 can seat approximately 300 students.