It is my privilege to be the Registrar of the A P Goyal Shimla University which was established with a vision to foster exploration of new ideas, imparting scientific temper and critical thinking amongst students leading to their all-round development. The university is continuously updating the courses and syllabi to remain abreast with the global developments in higher learning and thereby equipping the students with ever-changing requirements of trending professions. The central theme of the university is to nurture the young minds amidst nature, produce outstanding talent and encourage interdisciplinary research and education. Nestled in the Himalayas, University is recognized for its applied scientific learning and with the passage of time it has carved a niche for itself in the academic world. The university has a well experienced, dedicated and highly qualified faculty. The serene ambience of the campus attracts and embraces students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds. It is due to this diversity that the University is ever pulsating with energy and is a perfect blend of academic excellence, culture and value systems. It is our commitment that university emerges as higher learning destination in multiple domains of knowledge and a home to visiting scholars. Side by side, the University shall also witness changes in teaching practices, faculty development and infrastructure buildup apart from improving the quality of academics. The University will accelerate the pace of development in the days to come and will constantly strive to attain greater heights. The collective efforts and cooperation of the students, faculty and the staff will enable to shape the university into a premier academic institution.