AURO University

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AURO University
TypePrivate
Established2011
FounderHasmukh (H. P.) Rama[1]
Vice-ChancellorLate. Avadhesh Kumar Singh[2]
Location, ,
21°10′47″N 72°44′05″E / 21.1796°N 72.7348°E / 21.1796; 72.7348Coordinates: 21°10′47″N 72°44′05″E / 21.1796°N 72.7348°E / 21.1796; 72.7348
Websitewww.aurouniversity.edu.in

AURO University, formerly AURO University of Hospitality and Management, is a private university located at Surat, Gujarat, India.[3] It was established in 2011 through The Gujarat Private Universities (Amendment) Act, 2011.[4]

The university was founded by H.P. Rama, a co-founder of JHM Hotels, which was a US-based hospitality company with operations in USA and India. [5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Founders". www.aurouniversity.edu.in. Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Vice Chancellor". www.aurouniversity.edu.in. Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  3. ^ Yagnik, Bharat (11 July 2011). "Five private varsities eye Gujarat". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 January 2019.
  4. ^ "The Gujarat Private Universities (Amendment) Act, 2011" (PDF). Gujarat Gazette. Government of Gujarat. 12 October 2011. Retrieved 1 September 2017.
  5. ^ Ellis, Mike; Mitchell, Anna B. (7 November 2017). "Big Greenville-based hotel firm JHM is splitting into four companies". The Greenville News. Retrieved 14 July 2018.
  6. ^ Speros, Will (9 November 2017). "JHM Hotels Splits into Four Separate Independent Brands". Hospitality Design. Retrieved 14 July 2018.
  7. ^ JHM press release / home page as at 2018: "JHM Hotels Transitions into Four New Hotel Companies Move Allows Family Founders to Pass the Baton to Second Generation". JHM Hotels. Retrieved 14 July 2018.

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