A large number of PhDs are produced. (more than 100 per year).
Largest number of cited research publications among all the state universities in Gujarat more than 2700 publications by about 1860 author out of which more than 2200 are in international journals)
Source: SCOPUS 2009.
Large number of collaboration with institutions in research have resulted in quality publication (Source: SCOPUS 2009)
Collaborations Institution Publication
Indian universities 29 207
Indian Research Institutes 35 245
Indian Companies 11 119
International Universities 30 80
International Research Institution 07 25
International Companies 05 16
Large numbers of Research Institutions have been accorded recognition for PhD including Oxford University, UK and Durham University, UK for collaborative research.
Largest number of scientists / teachers (more than 60) having significant h-index and more than 20 teachers with h –index 5 or more.
Largest number of research grants from various national and sources (Rs.42.382 Crores for 251 research projects in last five academic years.)
Large number of fellowship, awards and academic foreign visits.
Substantial research work giving societal / Public impact:for example, Check dams, (Civil Engineering) Muscle Type (Zoology), Existence of Buddhist culture in Gujarat (Archeology), Agro-based research (1patent, Microbiology), process for development of electrical contact material (1 patent filed jointly with DST and Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering) has been granted new drugs and formulations (Pharmacy) and many more.
Large number ofsophisticated state-of-the-art equipments to support research and higher level learning in various departments/faculties.
Many teachers regularly get invitation to present their research work/ chairing sessions at international conferences/ workshops for their work in frontiers of their respective fields. Large numbers of national conferences/ workshops / seminars are organized by the university every year. Significant numbers of teachers are reviewers/ editor of reputed national and international journals.