GSFC University has started 4 years full time Bachelor degree program in Fire & Environment, Health, Safety. GSFC University is first private University to start this program in Gujarat in the year 2019.
GSFC University found that the subject of Fire & Safety has become very important in view of rapid industrialization, development of new technology and consequent enactment of various legislation for ensuring safety & security of the property & life. There are very few engineering colleges/institutes in India where the course in Fire & Safety courses are available with proper infrastructure facilities.
GSFC University being a CSR initiative of GSFC Ltd that has Fire station, Fire tenders, Skilled & professionals in the field of Fire & Environment, Health, Safety provides the right environment for creating Industry ready Fire & EHS engineers to the society.
To provide competent person in the area of Fire & Environment, Health, Safety.
To enhance the employment opportunities by providing state of the art training in premier Industrial campus.
To develop them as a part of Centre of Excellence programme and meet specific industrial & society needs related to fire & safety.
To develop a premier institute in the area of Fire, Environment, Health & Safety for Bachelor’s programme in the state of Gujarat.
Students will gain and apply knowledge of fundamental concepts such as Fire prevention techniques, Fire protection system & its design, Fire -fighting systems & its applications, Safety management, Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment & Control Techniques, Legislations related to Fire & Environment, Health, Safety, Safety Engineering, Industrial Hygiene & Health, Occupational Health & First Aid, Environment Management Techniques, Municipal Solid & hazardous waste management, Process safety management etc.
Students will be able to design, perform drills, analyze and interpret data for investigating complex problems in fire & safety related fields.
Students will be able to design fire protection system and develop sustainable solutions & do audits & case study to fire & safety problems as per the legislations.
Students will be able to demonstrate rescue techniques to work as a team in a multidisciplinary environment.
Students will be able to demonstrate effective writing and oral communication skills.
Students will have knowledge and understanding of process safety & management topics too.
The B.Tech. Fire & Environment, Health, Safety Program is of Four -year duration. Each year is called an academic year and is divided into two semesters. Thus, there will be a total of eight semesters. Each semester consists of fifteen weeks of teaching. The teaching learning process involves theory classes of an hour duration and practical classes of two hours duration, physical & drills training for 2 hours. The curriculum will be delivered through various methods including chalk and talk, laboratories, power point presentations, audio, video tools, E-learning / E-content, virtual laboratories, simulations, field trips/ Industry visits, seminars, workshops, projects, models, class discussions and industrial internship.
The assessment broadly comprises of Internal Assessment (Continuous Evaluation Component) and External Assessment i.e., End Semester Examination. Each course carries 100 marks for theory with 50 marks for Internal Assessment and 50 for End Semester Examination and practical course carries additional 50 marks. The internal assessment will be through MCQ, Classroom Test, Assignment, Oral Presentation and Short Projects.
The curriculum structure is based on UGC prescribed curriculum structure. The program consists of Core Courses (CC) / Discipline Specific Elective (DSE) / Generic Electives Courses of six credit each and Skill Enhancement Courses of two credit each. /p>
For theory classes, one credit indicates one-hour lecture per week while for practical, one credit indicates two hours practical laboratory session per week.
The Core Courses (CC) are all compulsory courses. There are three kinds of Elective Courses: Discipline Specific Generic Electives (DSGE), Discipline Specific Elective (DSE) and Skill Enhancement Course (SEC). In addition, there are Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses (AECC) and Skill Enhancement Compulsory Courses (SECC).
The Core Courses, Discipline Specific Electives Courses and Discipline Specific Generic Electives are of 3 or 5 Credits each. The Skill Enhancement Course, Skill Enhancement Compulsory Courses and Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses are of 02 credits each. A student has to earn a minimum of 193 Credits to get a degree in B. Tech in Fire & Environment, Health, Safety
The program offers Professional Elective courses and the students must choose from each option offered in 6th and 7th Semester. The student has to undergo Physical training & Drills under Skill Enhancement compulsory Courses offered.
Student has to take Ability Enhancement Compulsory Course, physical training & Drills, Industrial Internship in every semester from 1st to 7th Semester. This is compulsory for every student undergoing BTech Fire & Environment, Health, Safety.
|Semester – I|
|Sr. No.||Course Code||Course Title||L||T||P||C||Marks|
|A. Ability Enhancement Compulsory Course|
|1||AECC101||Fundamentals of English||2||0||0||2||100|
|B. Skill Enhancement Courses|
|a) Skill Enhancement compulsory course|
|C. Core Course|
|4||BTEC101||Basics of Electrical & electronics||3||0||2||4||150|
|5||BTMA102||Mathematics – I||3||1||0||4||100|
|9||BTFS106||Fundamental in Fire & Environment, health, Safety||2||0||0||2||100|
10 + 2 (Science) or Equivalent
For State Quota Seats: The state quota seats of the B. Tech Program will be filled by Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC), Govt. of Gujarat.
For All India Seats (Management Quota): The All-India quota Seats of the B. Tech Program will be filled by GSFC University with the following eligibility criteria:
- Seats (All out of the state applications) will be filled from the all-India candidates (Including Gujarat) on the basis of NTA score in JEE (Main) – 2021 or percentile rank of GUJCET 2021 examinations. Admission announcement for these seats will be posted at the University’s website.
- If seats are not filled under specified JEE & GUJCET, vacant seats will be transferred to either of the category.
- A candidate should have passed (HSC -Science stream), the Qualifying Examinations with minimum 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ST/SEBC) as aggregate in theory and practical of Physics & Maths (with Chemistry or Computer or Vocational Subject) from single board.
The registration fee for submitting online application form is Rs. 350/- (Rupees Three Hundred Fifty rupees Only), which is to be paid online.