The Department of “Applied Mathematics & Humanities” has got its present status in April, 2009. Earlier it was one of the sections of Applied Sciences and Humanities Department. It has always believed in striving for excellence in research and teaching and has succeeded in this endeavor to a large extent. Over the years, the department has evolved as one of the epicenter of research in Gujarat, India. Growing steadily, today the department not only teaches various topics in Mathematics, English and Management to undergraduate students of different engineering, but also runs its own 5 years Integrated M.Sc. Degree Course in Mathematics, in which admission is made through AIEEE. The alumni of this department have attained prestigious positions in teaching and research, spread over India and abroad.
The Department has highly qualified Faculty members consisting of one Professor, three Assistant Professors & eight Lecturers. In their pursuit for research the Faculty members have covered a vast area such as Numerical & Classical methods in fluid mechanics (Flow through porous media), Special functions, Integral Transforms, Approximation theory, Mathematical Modeling, Magnetic Fluid Dynamics, Mathematical and Computational Biology, Bioinformatics/ Biomathematics/ Bio computing, Data mining, Finite element modeling, Techno innovation to Techno entrepreneurship, General Management, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Post Modern Fiction and Indian English Fiction. The entire teaching faculty is actively engaged in research in their respective fields and innumerable research papers are being published every year in the various Journals of repute.
Over the years the Department of Applied Mathematics & Humanities has accomplished eight research projects sponsored by UGC/CSIR/INSA/SGU and has successfully organized several Conferences/ Workshops/ Symposia/ Summer/ Winter School. More than twenty five research scholars have been conferred Ph.D degree and eighteen scholars have been awarded M.Phil. degree in Mathematics from this department.