Venue – 2018

About the city

Vadodara is best known for the arts, literature, The M. S. University and the Laxmi Vilas Palace – all of which are part of the legacy left behind by the Maharaja Sayjirao Gaekwad III, ruler of the erstwhile state of Baroda. Widely regarded as the cultural capital of Gujarat, Vadodara has been the launch pad for some famous names in the fields of art, sculpture, music, dance and drama. Among the places to visit, the Laxmi Vilas Palace, the Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Maharaja Fatehsingh Museum and the M. S. University of Baroda campus are the foremost choices of tourists.

Closely located around the city are some forest areas, wetlands, hills, etc., a delight for any nature-loving tourist. Information about these can be availed from our conference helpdesk.

Conference Venue

The M. S. University of Baroda is spread across the city with various campuses. The main campus is situated at Sayajigunj, where the conference event will be hosted. This campus enjoys greatest accessibility from all parts of the city. If you are an outstation participant, find below the ways to reach the conference venue.

  • From the airport: The Sayajigunj campus is approximately 6 km from the Vadodara airport. One can reach the campus by rickshaw or by hiring a cab, both of each are easily available at the airport. One may hire a regular rickshaw, or use an app based service like Jugnoo or Ola. Cab hiring services such as Ola and Uber are also available. While a rickshaw would typically cost you within Rs. 100, a cab service may cost between Rs. 100 and 130.
  • From the railway station: The Vadodara railway station is situated just opposite the Sayajigunj campus. After exiting the station premises, one must head eastwards to cross the road. The campus gate is across the road.
  • From the State Transport bus depot: Those arriving by state transport buses can walk down from the central bus station to the campus, since its much less than a kilometre’s distance. However, if one is carrying luggage more than just a handbag, it is advisable to take a rickshaw to the campus. This should not cost more than Rs. 20. One may hire a regular rickshaw, or use an app based service like Jugnoo or Ola.

For more information on how to get to the conference venue, feel free to call Pranav at 09601422588. You may call anytime during or before the conference.

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