The Shiv Nadar University (SNU) aims to create a centre of excellence in higher education, which will be at par with premier education institutions across the world. The university has been found with the goal to help India regain its ancient glory. SNU shall endeavour to become an exemplary fountain of learning. It seeks to be a leader in multi-disciplinary, research-led collaboration among faculty and students, and shall have a strong focus on high quality, result-oriented education. When fully operational, the university shall have about 8000 students on its fully residential campus.