Gautam Buddha University, Greater Noida was established by the Uttar Pradesh Gautam Buddha University Act 2002. The University was funded by the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA) and the Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNOIDA). The University encourages multidimensional growth through its education and training. The emphasis is laid on inculcating a sense of responsibility in the young minds and inspiring them to harness these skills for developing a dynamic, dependable, and entrepreneurial model for sustainable growth of the society.
The University envisions to become a world class center for excellence in education with a special focus to serve the under privileged, economically challenged and down trodden sections of the society. The academic programmes, designed in line with the best universities around the world, combine the best practices of pedagogy and class room teaching, complemented by practical training and experiential learning. It is modeled in line with some of the best institutions of higher learning around the world. Not declared fit to receive Central/UGC assistance under Section 12 (B) of the UGC Act-1956.