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Dr. Preeti BajajVice Chancellor, Galgotias University, Greater Noida
Dr. Preeti Bajaj is Ph.D in Electronics Engineering with MBA. Having 30 years of rich administrative, academic and research experience, she is currently Vice Chancellor Galgotias University, NCR. She has achieved many of the milestones in NAAC A+, NIRF Rankings, 30 Crores plus grants viz: DST-NIDHI-TBI, AICTE-Magradarshan, UGC-Paramarsh, World Bank-TEQIP-I & II, ARIIA ranking, Indian Patent Rankings during her leadership roles in various academic institutions. She is tech lady, giving thrust to innovations and entrepreneurship at Galgotias University. She is an active IEEE volunteer for more than 20 years and has executed many leadership roles of IEEE in India and abroad. She is currently Chair-Education Activities Committee IEEE Region10 - Asia Pacific, Member-Section Education Outreach Committee (SEOC) - Education Activity Board of IEEE, USA. She is member, FICCI Higher Education Committee. She is member of the CII Northern Regional Committee on Education for 2021-22
Her expertise is in Computational Intelligence to Intelligent Transportation System, agriculture, Education data Mining and Healthcare. Her professional society affiliation includes Fellow- Institute of Engineers, Fellow IETE, Senior Member- IEEE.
She has served on various Governing bodies including General Council of National Board of Accreditations New Delhi, BOG of IEEE HKN USA, BOG Of many Academic Institutions, BOG of Vocational board of Maharashtra. She is currently, member of NEP steering committee of UP state Government. She is passionate about Outcome Based Education and accreditations and have trained more than 1000 faculties PAN India. 11 have completed Ph.D. under her supervision and she is Ph.D. examiners to many universities She has coauthored three book chapters and co-inventor for 3 patents, 150 plus publications having citations 1000 plus. She is recipient of IEEE MGA Achievement Award 2021 for exemplary Contribution and Dynamic Leadership in Achieving Rapid Transformation of IEEE Educational Activities with Several Geographic Units, Lifetime Achievement Award by IEEE India Council 2020 for subsection, Bharat Shiksha Gaurav Puraskar by KTK Foundation, Best Teacher award, “Bhaskar Woman’s Award” and “Faculty of Month” and FICCI Road Safety awards.
Under her leadership, Galgotias University has achieved E-Learning Excellence for Academic Digitisation by QS I-Gauge E-Lead Certification for Excellence in Online Learning – 2020, listed in 151-200 top universities of India, 177th in Engineering Category, in the band of 76-100 for Pharmacy and Management in NIRF INDIA RANKINGS 2021 as declared by MHRD, secured 3rd Position for uploading maximum E-Contents on Uttar Pradesh Higher Education Portal among the all 70 plus Universities in Uttar Pradesh.
Strong belief in innovations, she is putting all efforts for creating an ecosystem for innovations, entrepreneurship and research at Galgotias University to transform private university to world-class University.