"DTU to be a leading World Class Technology University playing its role as a key node in National and Global Knowledge Network thus empowering India with the Wings of Knowledge and Power of Innovations."
To meet its vision the DTU shall be fully networked with industry, on one hand and the academic/scientific community on the other. DCE as DTU shall enter into partnerships with leading Universities and industries in India and abroad. This shall take the form of sponsored chairs by industry, adjunct faculty from world class Universities and from reputed R&D organizations, product oriented R&D and technology incubation, continuing education programmes, providing a platform for industry to conduct product training and internship for students, industrial attachment for faculty, and sabbatical in industry and so on. Similar linkages need to be developed with established centers of scientific & technological research in India.
The selected bodies or individuals shall be those who either have specialized domain technological knowledge that this University can partner with, or can be partner in development of technology and product innovation. Visiting / adjunct faculty positions, joint research projects, joint technology development programs, renowned scholars spending their sabbaticals at DTU and industry experts joining the team DTU for education and research initiatives shall make it happen. The University shall emulate the best practices in governance and management for effective administration, management of resources, and faculty, staff and student services.
In meeting its stated vision, the nature of DTU shall be as follows:
i. Completely Autonomous
ii. A pioneering world class S&T University
iii. A University creating synergy between education and research and synergy between science and engineering
iv. A change agent to align India’s S&T education to global standards
v. Industrially Relevant and Mission Oriented R&D
vi. Impacting the Community with innovative solutions to pressing problems The DTU Act provides the necessary autonomy to excel in education and research and accelerate the pace of innovations and new product development in areas of engineering and technology, applied sciences and management.
The mission of the DTU is as follows:
i. Be a world class centre for education, research and innovations in S&T arena, focus on cutting edge technologies for education delivery and foster an environment of seamlessness between science and technology.
ii. Promote the engineering spirit of product development through effective integration of design engineering and rapid prototyping.
iii. Emerge as a centre for attracting the best minds both nationally and internationally, from academia and industry.
iv. Produce well-rounded, socially responsible, up to date, scientifically tempered, design oriented engineer and scientists capable of lifelong learning.
v. Be able to address the impact of globalization on S&T education.
vi. Meet the need for engineers and scientists at all levels of tertiary education, UG, PG, and Doctoral levels.
vii. Operate DTU as a world class Knowledge Enterprise to foster student and teacher led knowledge enterprises.