Chief Academic Officer

Dr. Saurav Mitra

Dr. Saurav Mitra

Profile

Dr. Saurav Mitra is the Chief Academic Officer (CAO) and Associate Professor in the Department of Electronics Engineering. He completed his Ph. D. from Electrical Engineering department of IIT Bombay in 2014. He was recipient of prestigious Crompton Greaves Scholarship during Ph.D. Dr. Saurav completed M-Tech degree from SGGSIET, Nanded in instrumentation engineering (2nd ranker in university) in 2006. In 1999, he received Dr. D. Y. Patil Gold Medal from former president Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam for standing First in Shivaji University in Electronics Engineering department.

Research interest of Dr. Saurav includes diverse fields such as wireless sensor networks, instrumentation engineering, system modelling, renewable energy based system design and optimization, advanced control systems, and digital signal processing. Dr. Saurav has published his research work in various national and international journals and conferences. He received special mention for his research work in IEEE-IET International Conference in Athens, Greece in 2012 and IEEEAM International Conference in Prague, Czech Republic in 2011.


From the CAO’s Desk

All of us at Vidyalankar Institute of Technology are committed to providing a holistic educational experience to our students. Learning occurs in intellectually stimulating modern architecture and the Institute has a wide range of world-class infrastructural facilities and academic resources. We have a strong focus on student academic progress and achievement.  Our students step out of the threshold of the college as dynamic and responsible global citizens, equipped to play a leading role in whichever path of life they choose to walk in. To achieve this, students are encouraged to participate in the extensive array of opportunities which exist in and beyond the classroom. The plethora of the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities we conduct at our Institute surely makes attending college an enjoyable experience to look forward to. With many committees for students and professional bodies, we ensure that our students excel not just at academics, but also at learning valuable lessons in interpersonal skills, technical and soft skills, leadership, and camaraderie.