- The Founder
Dr. Shyam Sunder Tantia, the Founder Chairman of the Tantia Group was a great visionary & philanthropist with super organizing ability, simplicity and humbleness. By virtue of his initiative, perseverance, resourcefulness and tenacity to overcome, he became a living icon in his lifetime. His ability to translate his dreams into reality elevated him to the stature of a visionary.
He established Tantia Hospital in the year 1982 by taking up psychiatric treatment and proceeded to provide high level patient care and welfare services to the society. Also a pioneer in Sri Ganganagar district & approaching areas of Punjab and Haryana with establishment of radio diagnosis centre in 1994 and C.T.Scan unit in year 2000.Gradually,it has expanded to provide all and best modern diagnostic facilities in whole region.
Then he ventured into the world of education by imparting quality education under the esteemed name of Tantia Higher Education Institutes. The campus comprises of 15 colleges, running medical, para-medical and technical education in this region for past 22 years. The development of various institutions of education and health care thereafter is a saga of perseverance and dedicated work of our beloved Founder.
As of 2013, aforesaid colleges have been merged into one forming part as constituent colleges, a stronger than ever organization came to known as Tantia University. (Established by Rajasthan Govt Act No 32 of 2013 u/s 2(f)of UGC Act 1956.) Getting the University status was the crowning glory for Dr. Shyam Sunder Tantia in his efforts to build centres of excellence.
The heights gained by the Tantia Group bear testimony to his tireless efforts, indomitable will, and strong sense of commitment to his ideals and goals. Our presence in the education sector is an humble tribute to his quintessential existence.
We are fortunate to have had a man of excellence, Dr. Shyam Sunder Tantia a stature in our midst. His sterling leadership quality, remarkable foresight pursuit of excellence and humanity will continue to guide and inspire future generations at Tantia University with its motto
"EXCELLENCE INNOVATION ACHIEVEMENT"
20-8-1955 -- Forever