Society for Higher Education and Practical Applications (SHEPA), is the outcome of foresight, pioneering zeal and philanthropic spirit of renowned business group, ‘Rungta Project Ltd.’ which envisioned, created, supported and nurtured it. SHEPA as a pioneering umbrella organization came into existence in 1999 when it got registered under Indian Societies Act of 1861. It is located at Nibia, Bachchaon, on Mohansarai-Moghalsarai bypass road in the southwest of Banaras Hindu University. About 10 km away from Varanasi Cantt. Rly, Station and about 7 km away from Manduadih Railway Station.