SSV College, Hapur

DBT Star College Scheme

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File Number-102IFD/SAN/4217/2019-20

The Star College Scheme was initiated by DBT in 2008 to support colleges and universities offering undergraduate education to improve science teaching across the country. This Scheme was launched for improving critical thinking and encouraging ‘hands on’ experimental science at undergraduate level in basic science subjects. On a larger perspective, the scheme was initiated envisioning that it shall encourage more students to take up higher education in science.

Objectives: The objectives of the DBT Star College scheme are as follows:

  • To strengthen the academic and physical infrastructure for achieving excellence in teaching and training
  • To enhance the quality of the learning and teaching process to stimulate original thinking through ‘hands–on’ exposure to experimental work and participation in summer schools
  • To provide better library facility to students and teachers
  • To promote networking and strengthen ties with neighbouring institutions and other laboratories
  • To conduct specialized training programmes for faculty improvement for optimizing technical capabilities
  • To increase capabilities of core instrumentation resources by procuring new equipment and upgrading existing facilities
  • To provide access and exposure to students to research laboratories and industries in the country
  • To help in devising standard curricula and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) / kits for practical’s.

SSV College, Hapur have been selected under the DBT Star College Scheme in the 6th Task force meeting held in November 2019.Under the star college scheme, a large number of programs are being conducted for the students of undergraduate science classes and faculty as well. For the first time ever in college, educational tours have been arranged for the UG students to the academic and research institutes like IGMRI Hapur, Mother Dairy Delhi, Science Centre, Delhi, Nehru Planetarium, Garjia, Hastinapur wild life century, IGIB Delhi etc. Hands-on training program have come in routine. Projects, Guest lectures, seminars and webinars are also being carried out at routine interval by the participating departments.

As per the guidelines of DBT, the college has constituted the followed committee



Dr Satish Kumar


DBT Representatives/DBT nominee

1- DBT Representatives/DBT nominee

2- Dr. Garima Gupta, Programme Officer, Star College Scheme, DBT

Members External Experts

1- Dr Punjab Singh Malik, Meerut College, Meerut

2-Dr Manoj Saxena, Deendayal Upadhaya College, Delhi


Dr Anuj Kumar Garg

Members Co-ordinators from Participating departments

1- Dr Sanjay Bhardwaj (Chemistry)

2- Dr Rishipal Singh (Physics)

2- Dr Rishipal Singh (Physics)