Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (Deemed University) - Statutory Bodies

PLANNING & MONITORING BOARD (1.1.2015 to 31.12.2017)


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Director,Thapar Institute of Engineering  and Technology (Deemed University)

(Ex-Officio) – Chairman

Dr. Prakash Gopalan





Director, LMTSOM

(Derabassi Off campus)

Dr. Padmakumar Nair





Deputy Director


Dr. R.S. Kaler












(a)  Dean, Academic Affairs

Dr. S.S. Bhatia





(b) Dean, Faculty Affairs

Dr. R.K. Sharma





(c) Dean of Student Affairs

Dr. Maneek Kumar





(d) Dean of Research & Sponsored Projects

Dr. O.P. Pandey





(e) Dean of Partnership and Accreditation

Dr. Ajay Batish





(f) Dean of Resource Mobilization & Organization Effectiveness

Dr. Padmakumar Nair






(g) Associate Dean of Resource Mobilization Organization Effectiveness

Dr. M.S. Reddy





(h) Associate Dean Strategy

Dr. Kulvir Singh





Controller of Examination (Ex-Officio)

Dr. S.S. Bhatia





Head of Departments / Schools / Centres (Ex-Officio)









Department of Biotechnology

Dr. Dinesh Goyal









Department of Chemical Engineering

Dr. Raj Kumar Gupta









Department of Civil Engineering

Dr. Naveen Kwatra









Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Dr. Maninder Singh









Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering

Dr. Sanjay K. Sharma










Department of Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering

Dr. Ravinder Aggarwal









Department of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. S.K. Mohapatra










School of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Dr. Bonamali Pal









School of Behavioural Science & Business Studies

Dr. (Mrs.) Santha Kumari










School of Mathematics

Dr. A.K. Lal










School of Physics & Material Science

Dr. Manoj Sharma










School of Energy & Environment

Dr. A.S. Reddy









Centre of Information and Technology Management

Dr. Maninder Singh









Centre of Relevance & Excellence (CORE)

Dr. Sanjai Saxena










Centre of Continuing Education

Dr. Rajesh Khanna









Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Park (STEP)

Dr. Dinesh Goyal,

Officiating Executive Director









Central Library

Dr. Susheel Mittal

Officiating Head









Centre for Training & Development

Shri Sanmeetinder Singh Sidhu






Head, Placement & Coordination


Shri H.S. Bawa





One member nominated by University Grants Commission

Dr. R.P. Dahiya


Centre for Energy Studies

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

NEW DELHI – 110 016.





Four outside experts to be nominated by the Chairman, Board of Governors

Prof. (Dr.) Surendra Kumar Kaushik

R-273, Dera Baba Jaimal Singh

BEAS – 143 204






Mr. Rakesh Kad


M/s Kads Enterprises

House No. 13-Y,

Yadvindra Colony, The Mall,







Dr. S. Hariharan

Joint Managing Director

Solaris Chemtech Industries Limited

First Floor, Tower-C,

First India Place,

Mehrauli Gurgaon Road

GURGAON – 122 002.






Mr. Manish Tiwari

Chief Executive Officer

Biltech Building Elements Ltd.

232-B, Ground Floor

Okhla Industrial Area, Phase-3

Behind SBI

NEW DELHI – 110 020.





Three persons nominated by the Director from amongst the University Staff for their special knowledge.

Dr. Prem Pal Bansal

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering






Dr. Sanjay Kumar Jain

Associate Professor

Department of Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering






Dr. Tanuj Chopra

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil Engineering





General Manager (Estate) (Ex-officio)

Shri R.K. Nigam





Deputy General Manager (CMS) (Ex-officio)

Shri Sanjeev Soni





Registrar (Ex-Officio)


Shri Gurbinder Singh