Prashant Gupta
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Prashant Gupta

“Mr. Gupta has turned Sharda University into a prominent multidiscipline campus of the country, and has evolved it into an outstanding institution renowned for high quality of teaching”


Mr. Prashant Gupta has always believed that ethics and good governance coupled with a vision to see future are the mantras to
excel. This core ideology has seen him become one of India’s leading young business leaders


Mr. Prashant Gupta is the Executive Director of Sharda University (India’s truly global university with students from 74+ countries) and Sharda Hospital (One of the largest super-speciality hospital & research centre in Delhi-NCR). He is also the Founder & CEO of Sharda Tech that provides a comprehensive portfolio of world-class services and solutions for ERP and Digital Marketing.
Mr. Prashant Gupta is the alumni of the very prestigious Nottingham Business School. He has a vast experience in multiple fields of market research, planning business strategy, public relations and team management. He is among the select young business leaders who have received prestigious honour and recognition from various industry bodies.


Through indefatigable efforts of Mr. Prashant Gupta, Sharda University has over the years become one of the leading centres of education, research and innovation in Delhi NCR region.
Testimony to Sharda’s quest for world-class education are the various prestigious accolades and rankings including being awarded Best Private University by National Education Awards 2017, and awarded Best Private Global University of the year by National Education Excellence Award 2017.
The University proudly boasts of a large pool of 1200+ faculty members from renowned universities of USA, UK, Greece, Singapore, Japan, Russia, etc. What’s more, students from 74+ countries have experienced Sharda making it a truly global University.
Mr. Prashant Gupta has envisioned Sharda University to offer a truly international education experience and is spearheading modernisation plan of the University through hi-tech labs, well stocked libraries, AC classrooms with latest teaching aids, and facilities for indoor and outdoor sports.
Under his insightful guidance and headship, the University has devised an effective evaluation system to measure the efficacy of various educational programmes for regular update and advancement of teaching techniques to match and compete with the best in the world. For this purpose, Mr. Prashant Gupta, with his vast experience in the field, has set up special innovation labs not only to measure performance parameters but also to suggest specialised solutions wherever required. OFFERING WORLD-CLASS CARE THROUGH SHARDA HOSPITAL Mr. Prashant Gupta’s thought and values reflect in the success of Sharda Hospital, one of the largest hospitals in Delhi National Capital Region (NCR).
The hospital has 900+ beds including casualty, trauma, critical care and various intensive care units like ICCU, CTVUS ICU, MICU, SICU. Over the years, Sharda Hospital has achieved unique milestones like 300,000+ IPD Admissions, 300,000+ Investigations, 2 Million+ Consultations, and 100,000+ Surgeries.


Mr. Prashant Gupta has also set up a technology and services company called Sharda Tech at its Greater Noida campus, where he has taken great pains to manage IT infrastructure and software development. In sync with Prime Minister Modi’s vision of Digital India, Sharda Tech has toiled hard right from its inception and it led to winning the prestigious “EdTech Start Up of the Year” award by Business World in its 3rd Digital India Summit 2017. The company has now embarked on an exciting journey to build some highly innovative solutions on mobile and AI that will help address the challenges of higher education in times to come.