DBRAIT Board of Governors meeting held

Port Blair
31 Aug 2018

The first Board of Governors (BOG) meeting for Dr BR Institute of Technology was held on Friday. The meeting was chaired by Prof. K.K.Aggrawal, Ex-Chancellor, K.R.Mangalam University Gurgaon, Haryana. The BOG members, Mr. Rajesh Singh Solanki, Under Secretary (TC), MHRD, Govt. of India, Prof.Ajoy Kumar Ray, Director, IIEST, Shibpur, West Bengal, Mr. Girish Arora, President ACCI, Dr. Nidhi Sarohe, Joint Secretary (Hr.Edn), Andaman & Nicobar Administration, Dr. Amit Vishwasrao Salunkhe, Regional Director, AICTE, Eastern Region, Kolkata, Dr. Chandrakant Digamber Kapse, Dy.Secretary, MSBTE, Dr.V Alagusundaram, Principal (i/c) DBRAIT, Mr Shankar Rao, Lecturer (SG), DBRAIT & TEQIP Coordinator, Mr Abhishek Gupta, Asst. Professor, DBRAIT and Member Secretary, Mr Arun Srivastava, Dean (Academics), DBRAIT attended the meeting. During the meeting, the Principal (i/c) along with the team apprised the Chairman and Members about various activities and initiatives implemented in the institute. The BOG appreciated the various e-initiatives taken up by BRAIT, during the years and suggested that they should be packaged with copyright and may be  introduced to mainland institutes. The BOG Chairman and other members acknowledged the larger participation of girls’ students in technical higher education in these Islands. BOG also discussed various issues and components to improve technical education in Islands and proposed various strategy to  make the students more employable globally. Later BOG members also interacted with faculty members and students  separately.