LJK at a glance
Lok Jagruti Kendra (LJK) is a charitable Trust and registered society established in the year 1980 by eminent academicians, professionals and distinguished personalities from across the society.
L.J. stands for ‘Lok
’ (people) and ‘Jagruti
’ (awareness). L.J firmly believes in bringing about overall development of people.
L.J. aims to develop its students into complete citizens who not only have the subject knowledge & skill but also have the empathy towards various social, cultural, environmental and other such issues affecting our society.
L.J. philosophy is firmly grounded in values such as honesty, transparency, camaraderie, solidarity and unity. LJ is committed to provide quality and value-based training with professional satisfaction in a very friendly, learning and research environment, matching the best international standards. Well-qualified experienced professional trainers train the participants with easy-to-use step-by-step hands-on training.
LJ Group of Institutes runs more than twenty institutes offering diverse range of programmes like diploma courses, undergraduate, postgraduate and professional courses. It functions from two campuses in Ahmedabad, with over 500 well-qualified and experienced faculties to train over 10000 students.
Lok Jagruti Kendra is managed by Prof B. M. Peerzada; President & Managing Trustee and Dr. Manishbhai Shah; Vice-President along with other Trustees and Directors.
LJ Group of Institutes feels proud for associating with Industry to conduct Corporate & Skilled Training to bridge the existing gap between formal system and the realistic modern skills requirements of the Industry.
LJ Group of Institutes has signed MOUs with Ford Motors, Toyota Motors and Intas Pharma to provide them trained skilled manpower. LJ Group associates with leading national & multinational companies for placement.
LJ Group of Institutes is Nodal Agency of Start-up Innovation Scheme of Government of Gujarat.
LJ also runs several centres of excellence focused on soft skills such as communication skills, personality development and presentation skills to empower the students with sharp minds and exceptional talent
As a part of its policy of increasing international collaboration, LJK has already signed various MOUs with the following universities abroad:
- University of Bielefeld, Germany (2009)
- University Utara Malaysia (2010)
Negotiations with the Argosy University, Chicago, USA are in going on.
The thrust areas of international collaboration are:
- Faculty Exchange
- Student Exchange
- Joint Research Projects
- Offering International Degree Programmes (e.g.MBA) under the distributed delivery system
- Research Publications
Courses offered at LJ, impart operational skills for end users and entrepreneurial applications. That is why scores of LJ graduates have got an edge in selection procedure for employment. Many of graduates are working in top most organizations across country as well as abroad at pinnacle positions. LJK creates students’ confidence in their own vision and break down the technological and financial barriers of their professions.
LJ institutes not only designs innovative delivery mechanism but also regularly update it to make it more effective in light of the latest technological developments. The central feature of the LJ institutes is emphasis on helping students to become real professionals, not just cogs in different industries.
LJ accelerated its momentum without any compromise on quality teaching standards and knowledge distribution process. It has developed a distinctive academic culture, uncommon in other private institutes of higher learning.
LJK has become the ultimate destination for complete education.
LJK, where Education is the passion, the passion, which leads to incessant pursuit of knowledge and acquisition of skills.