• AURO University was established in 2011 through The Gujarat Private Universities Act, 2011. It was founded by Shri Hasmukh (H.P.) Rama, a co-founder of JHM Hotels now Auro hotels, which is a US-based hospitality company with operations in USA and India. AURO University was set up with the vision, ‘to be a premier university of integral and transformational learning’. The mission of the university to work as a center for value based education; the university is focused on providing to: Students-an environment for self-development; an institution that nurtures their potential based on their aptitudes and interests, Faculty-a platform to be mentors and guides who shape the country's future leaders by imparting knowledge and skills; opportunities for research on emerging trends and industry practices and to Industry and Community- students with intellectual competence, reality-based knowledge and personal integrity; students who strive for excellence and aspire to become socially responsible leaders. The guiding philosophy and endeavor have led it to establish strong relationships with universities, institutions and industry. Auro University collaborates with other national and international institutions of higher education to achieve its vision.

School of Hospitality Management

  • School of Hospitality Management is a premium school focused on creating through value education, a generation of high achieving leaders for the most dynamic and sought after hospitality industry. The school accomplishes its mission through engagement of students and scholars in holistic learning environment, topical research and enriching continuously through industry interface. The curriculum is dynamic, practical and is constantly revised to keep up with industry requirements.

    The faculties at school disseminate current knowledge and skills through education and training to its learners while also continuously raising the bar to acquire and generate new knowledge through research. Aspiring leaders in the hospitality sector are keen to take advantage of school, which also has the solid backing of AURO Hotels group- a notable presence in the hospitality sector across the globe and with Courtyard Marriott on the University Campus for hands on experience.

Indian Tourism and Hospitality Congress (ITHC)

  • Indian Tourism and Hospitality Congress (ITHC) earlier known as Indian Tourism Congress (ITC), is a non-political, non-commercial organization of tourism and hospitality academics supported by the industry. It was formed in 2002 by group of leading tourism & hospitality academicians with purpose to enhance the standard of teaching, research and training in the academic institutions and to promote its orderly growth to cater the needs of tourism & hospitality industry.