International Faculties – Graphic Era University (GEU)

International Faculties

Faculties with International Exposure in Research and Teaching

The faculty of any university is its biggest strength. At Graphic Era University, we have faculties who hold doctoral degrees from universities and institutions renowned internationally. These universities are among the finest in Europe, America and Asia:

  • National University, Singapore
  • Purdue University, USA
  • Hokkaido University, Japan
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
  • Utah State University, USA 
  • Western International University, USA
  • CEA-LETI Germany

These faculty members bring their rich international exposure for the benefit of enhancing the teaching and R&D capabilities of Graphic Era University (GEU). Having faculty of international repute is yet another factor which differentiates GEU from most universities in the region of Uttarakhand and its neighboring states. Some of them are:

  • Dr. V.K. Tewari

    Director General and Visiting Professor

    • PhD University Libre De Bruxelles Belgium
    • M.Tech IIT Roorkee
    • B.Tech IIT Roorkee

    Ex Head, Department of Metallurgical and Material Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee was born on December 25,1946 . He received his B.E degree in Metallurgical Engineering and ME in Extractive Metallurgy from University of Roorkee (now IIT Roorkee).

    Dr. Tewari completed his doctoral program from Univerte’ Libre De Bruxelles, Belgium under Indo-Belgian Programme. He joined IIT Roorkee as lecturer in February 1972 and was promoted to the position of professor in 1995. Dr Tewari was Director of Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Park (STEP) IIT Roorkee from January 1997 to December 31, 2005. He was founder Director CII-TDB T Net Centre, IIT Roorkee from 1998 to December 31, 2005 . He has also been Proctor in IIT Roorkee for long term of 7 ½ years. Dr. Tewari was the founder Vice Chancellor of Uttarakhand Technical University from Dec 3, 2005 to Dec 2, 2008 and established it from the scratch. Dr. Tewari has worked as Principal Investigator in a number of Projects sponsored by DST, GOI,Oil Industry Development Board (OIDB), AICTE, Department of Atomic Energy, Ministry of Textiles (GOI) , ONGC , Khadi Village Industry Commission, Mumbai etc.

    He has published 73 technical paper in national / international journals and conferences and guided 6 Ph.Ds .He has been a member a several National and International Committees, Member of the Board of Governors, Member of Project Advisory Committees (PACs) of Department of Science and technology, Government of India, Member of selection committees of several Technical Universities and Institutions.Mentor of two Universities and performance Auditor of two Universities in TEQIP II (a World Bank funded project programme). Prof Tewari has widely travelled abroad. He has visited Belgium, France, UK and Germany several times on educational visits & delegations. He has also visited Pakistan and China. Dr. Tewari has several honors to his credit. He was awarded Khosla Annual Research Award ,1987-87 (Gold Medal), Uttarakhand Ratan Award 2005, visiting Professor under DST-DADD project on water Jet cutting Technology in the University of Hannover, Germany. He was also appointed Officer of the Order of Academic Palms (Officier Dans L’Ordre des Palmes Academiques) by the Prime Minister of French Republic (the oldest Civil distinction ,originally created by Napoleon in 1808 to honor eminent members) on French National Day (July 14 ) in 2010.Dr Tewari has worked on several International Projects like Principal Investigator of INDO-US Project on passivation & stress corrosion cracking, INDO-GERMAN programme an European Commission Project on SCC, INDO- BELGIAN research programme (1976-80) on SCC and INDO-FRENCH collaboration in Technical Education (during his tenure as Vice Chancellor of Uttarakhand Technical University). Apart from this Dr. Tewari was involved in more than 170 consultancy projects in his tenure as Director, Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Park, Prof Tewari has also been the Founder Coordinator of Centre of Corrosion & Protection at I.I.T Roorkee and founder Incharge and Principal Investigator of Design Centre in the Department of Metallurgical and material Engineering, IIT Roorkee sponsored by Ministry of textile,Government Of India .Dr.Tewari has been chairman of several NBA Committees for the accreditation of several courses of Technical Institutions in the country.He has expertise in the area of Corrosion and Protection as well as “Engineering Failures”, the courses he taught for about 40 years of U.G & P.G students. Prof Tewari joined Graphic Era University as Vice Chancellor in January, 2013.

  • Dr. Ankush Mittal

    Director (Research)
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering

    • PhD National University, Singapore
    • M.Tech. IIT, Delhi
    • B.Tech IIT, Delhi
    Achievements Research Interests Teaching Interests
    • Worked as a faculty at NUS-Singapore and IIT-Roorkee for more than eight years.
    • Received several National and International awards.
    • Image and video processing
    • Parallel and distributed computing
    • Soft computing methods
    • Bioinformatics
    • Operating Systems
    • Computer Networks
    • Multimedia systems
    • Bayesian Networks
    • Machine Learning
    • Algorithm Design & Analysis
    • Automata
  • Dr. Lok Man S. Palni

    Vice Chancellor

    • PhD University of wales UK
    • M.Sc University of Gorakhpur U.P
    • B.Sc University of Gorakhpur U.P
    • Dip. In Photography, Course on electron & scanning Microscopy
  • Dr. Pradeep Kumar Sharma

    Associate Professor
    Department of Allied Science

    • PhD Hokkaido University, Japan
    • M.Sc. G. B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Uttarakhand
    • B.Sc. Kumaun University,Uttarakhand
    Achievements Research Interests Teaching Interests
    • Environmental Scientist at EST Consultants Private Limited, New Delhi from June, 2001 to November, 2004.
    • Environmentalist at Energy Infra Tech Private Limited, New Delhi from July 2006 to March, 2007.
    • Water/Waste Water treatment
    • Environmental Impact Assessment
    • Environmental Monitoring
    • Environmental Science
  • Dr. Pratibha Naithani

    Department of Allied Science

    • PhD University of Illinois at Chicago(USA)
    • M.Sc IIT Roorkee
    • BS,B.Ed. CCS University, Meerut
    Achievements Research Interests Teaching Interests
    • Worked as a Graduate Research Assistant at University of Illinois, Chicago and Laboratory Analyst at Stat Analysis Corporation, USA.
    • Leaching of Arsenic from coal fly ash
    • Water quality analysis
    • Environmental Management issues
    • Environmental Science (Undergraduate students)
  • Dr. Ashish Thapliyal

    Head of Department & Professor
    Department of Biotechnology

    • PhD HNB Garhwal University
    • M.Sc. Jamia Milia Islamia
    • B.Sc. (HNB Garwhal University)
    Achievements Research Interests Teaching Interests
    • Member of Society for Neuroscience (,
    • AFS (, Indian Society for Technical Education ( ISTE - Life Member)
    • Modulation of calcium channels (neurosciences)
    • Modulation of GPCRS pathways modulated by monomeric Ras.
    • Biodiversity Conservation, Mathematical modeling, population genetics, development of resources.
    • Modulation and synchronization of reproductive pathways
    • UG and PG - M.Sc.
    • Biotechnology
    • Zoology,
  • Mr Piyush Pandey

    Associate Professor
    Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering

    • M.Tech. Griffith University, Australia
    • B.Tech. Amaravati University
    Achievements Research Interests Teaching Interests
    • Worked on HDMI patent under Dr Yong Ding from Nano Silicon, Brisbane, Australia.
    • Analog/Digital VLSI design
    • AIC, DIC, Digital VLSI design
  • Dr Syed Mohsin Waheed

    Associate Professor
    Department of Biotechnology

    • Post Doctoral Fellow- Lerner Instt. Cleveland Clinic(USA)
    • Ph.D. (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi)
    • M.Sc. (Aligarh Muslim University, New Delhi)
    • B.Sc. (Aligarh Muslim University, New Delhi)
    • Research Assistant in DBT project at JNU New Delhi
    Achievements Research Interests Teaching Interests
    • 15 International patents and 1 Technology Transfer to Panacea Biotech Ltd. for recombinant human Antharax Vaccine.
    • Vaccine production, heterologous protein production, Drug development, Microbial pathogenesis and Stem cell research
    • Immunology, Stem cell Biology, Nanotechnology, Molecular Biology.
  • Mr. Chandramauli Dhaundiyal

    Assistant Professor
    School of Allied Sciences

    • MBA, PGDM, University of Sunderland(UK)
    • BA, B.Sc., BTS Ecole Hoteliere D Lausanna Switzerland) / IGNOU / SMU
    Achievements Research Interests Teaching Interests
    • In the fields of Management Technologies and Hospitality Updations
    • Hotel Administration , Consumer Psychology ,Marketing Research
  • Dr. Pushpendra Kumar

    Associate Professor

    • PhD University of Lille France
    • M.Tech. IIT Roorkee
    • B.Tech UPTU

    His research interest include – Modeling, control and supervision of mechatronic systems, robotics, and intelligent transportation system.He has authored research papers in international and national conferences and journals.

  • Dr. –Ing. Maharshi Subhash

    Associate Professor

    • PhD Technische University Darmstadt(Germany)
    • M.Tech. IIT Roorkee
    • B.Tech UPTU

    His research area includes Multiphase flow, Turbulence model, Large –Eddy Simulation, Jet Impingement Flow boiling, Aerodynamics and Propulsion systems. He published 14 research articles in international journal and conferences. He is a reviewer of International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow.

    He is a member of SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers). Submitted few projects to different funding agency, like DST, DRDO.

  • Dr. Manoj Kumar Pal

    Associate Professor

    • Post Doctoral Fellow- Ben Gurion University ( Israel).
    • PhD IIT Roorkee
    • M.Sc GKU,Haridwar
    • B.Sc KUK Haryana
  • Sreemoyee Thapa Dasgupta

    Associate Professor

    • MBA University of Wales(UK)
    • BA (Sociology) University of Calcutta,Presidency College
  • Dr Koteswar Rao Jerripothula

    Associate Professor

    • PhD Nanyang Technological University(Singapore)
    • B.Tech. IIT Roorkee
  • Dr Gaurav Mittal

    Associate Professor

    • Ph.D: Mechanical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA, 2006
    • M Tech IIT Delhi
    • B Tech IIT Kharagpur

Corporate Speak

Thanks to all of you. Had a wonderful experience here since morning. Kind of research you are driving is really amazing. Seeing the progress of this University, I can say that if I were a student and had the choice...
Mr. Rajiv Arora, Director-DPE, Microsoft-India

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The total number of career streams and the options we have in this university, it's probably one of the differentiators from other educational institutions. There is a commitment in this university to bring in...
Mr. Rajiv Sachdeva, Vice-President-Technical, IBM

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The recruitment numbers have continuously gone up year on year, indicating that the performance of students in the recruitment process has been continuously improving, the students were found to be...
Mr. Sudhir Mishra, E Schooling Hiring-Lead, Infosys Limited

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Graphic Era students hired by me in the past organizations like HCL Tech, Birlasoft were of good quality and exhibited great competence. Their dedication and execution of activities were remarkable...
Mr. Venkatesh Sarvasiddhi, Head-Student Skills,Employability Faculty Development, Microsoft India

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It was great experience visiting GEU campus. The student quality was good not only in terms of academic knowledge but also in terms of their personality and grooming. We look forward to having...
Ms. Neha Bajaj, Location Campus Manager-North Wipro Technologies

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We wish to congratulate all the selected students, faculty and management for their focus on imparting quality education which led to selection of good students during the campus recruitment process conducted for 2012 batch pass outs....
Mr. Shoaib Mehraj, North Zone Hiring Lead Campus Recruitment Accenture India

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The quality of students is exceptional and the way placement process is handled is at par with best of the management institute of India...
Mr. Ankit Thakkar, Chief Technological Officer Satguru Travels

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Coming to Graphic Era and meeting the extra-ordinary students here was really a wonderful experience. In future we look forward for more interaction, hospitality was great too with good memories...
Mr. H.P Arya, GM-Human Resource, JBM Group

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Students have good knowledge on domain, good environment in college and good campus. Very proactive students never seen before, awesome to study in Graphic Era University...
Mr. Raghavendra .R, Assistant Manager-Operations Genpact

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It was nice opportunity for me to interact with future talent, who are being developed in your institution. I shall appreciate their dreams, they shared & their commitment to deliver to the highest...
Mr. Harish Kumar Bedi, D.G.M. - Materials New Holland Tractors

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It was a fantastic experience to interact with the students of Graphic Era University, Dehradun. I am highly impressed with their zeal to quickly learn and grasp the concepts shared with them...
Mr. Rajiv Arora, - Director-DPE - Microsoft-India

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It has always been a great experience recruiting students from Graphic Era...
Mr. Pankaj Mehrotra, President CeaseFire Industries.

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Excellent Infrastructure. It was a pleasure to visit & we look forward to visiting the campus in future...
Mr. Anvita Madan, Manager - HR SBI Life.

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A good institute that has a bright future ahead. Students here are humble & enthusiastic...
Ms. Rakhee Gehani, AM - HR