Indian Institute of Teacher Education A State University established by Govt. of Gujarat

Dean & Principal

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Educational Qualifications:

  • MA in Edu. (2014), Ganpat Uni., Kherava; CGPA 8.32 (77 %)
  • PhD in Education (1999), Gujarat Uni. Ahmedabad
  • PG Certi. in Teaching English (1996), English and Foreign Language Uni.- Hyderabad; B Grade
  • MEd (1991), Gujarat Uni., Ahmedabad; 58 %
  • BEd (1990), Gujarat Uni., Ahmedabad; 70 %
  • MA (1989), Gujarat Uni., Ahmedabad; 44 %
  • BA (1987), Gujarat Uni., Ahmedabad; 55 %
  • Dip. in Performing Arts (1985), MS Uni. of Baroda, Vadodara; 57 %


  • Principal (UGC: Professor Scale), SUG College of Education, Vasana, Ahmedabad; from 1 Sept. 2005 to 15 Jan 2014 (BOH)
  • Lecturer (SS & SG) Secondary Teachers Training College, Visnagar; from 5-1-1995 to 31-8-2005
  • Principal, Agakhan School, Sidhpur; from 19 May 1994 to 4 Jan. 1995
  • Floor Asst., Gujarat Institute of Educational Technology, Drive-in Road, Ahmedabad; From 3 Oct. 1985 to 18 May 1994

Educational Activities

PG Teaching & Research Guidance

  • PG Teaching from 1999, recognised by Hem. North Gujarat University, Patan, M.Ed. Dissertation: 8 Students, M.Phil.: 2 Students Completed;
  • Ph.D. Guide: 1. BAOU, Ahmedbad: 2 students are registered 2. IITE, Gandhinagar: 1 student is registered

Member of Boards/Council

  • Member of the Council of School of Education, Distance Education and Educational Technology, BAOU, Gandhinagar
  • Member of one of the Boards of Studies in Education Faculty of Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat and was member for two terms earlier.
  • Ex- Member of Board of Studies in Education Faculty of Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

Educational TV and Radio

  • Participation in ETV programs as Production Assistant, Director, Compeer and Scenic Designer. (9 years)
  • Subject Expert and Script-writer for the ETV Production on 'Learning Disabilities' entitled "ADHYAYAN AKSHMATA" produced by Gujarat Institute of Educational Technology, Ahmedabad.
  • Script-writer for ETV Productions on Computers produced by Gujarat Institute of Educational Technology, Ahmedabad.
  • Participation in about 9 Educational Radio Broadcast for Gyanvani, IGNOU, Ahmedabad.
  • Participation in Audio/Video Conferences as Resource Person.
  • Participated in Live & Recorded TV Talk Show on Education for DDK, Ahmedabad
  • One of the members of Jury for 18th All India Children's Audio Video Festival 2013

Educational Technology

  • ET & Computer Lab in-charge., Amateur Audio and Video Recording with Editing., Operation of different Audio-visual aids., Operation of Language Lab., Aware of Educational Software Development. (eLearning: CMS, LCMS, IMS), Computer. (Working Knowledge of MS Office, Educational Software, etc.)


(Experience of teaching following subjects at UG/PG Level)

  • Psychological Foundations of Education
  • English- Content and Methodology
  • Educational Technology
  • Information Technology and Computers in Education
  • Educational Statistics and Measurement
  • Development of Learners and Teaching-learning Process
  • Curriculum Development
  • Integral Personality (Theatre)


Ph.D.: I had undertaken the following task.

"Effectiveness of Training of Dramatics on Teacher Effectiveness"


  • Teaching English (TESL/TEFL)
  • Teaching and Learning English as SL/FL
  • Co-authored "SHIKSHAN MA COMPUTERNO UPYOG"(Application of Computers in Education) in Gujarati
  • (ANGREJI BHASHA SHIKSHAN) English Language Teaching in Gujarati for PTC
  • "Method of Teaching English" – A book on TESL/FL
  • "Information and Communication Technology in Teaching" in Gujarati.
  • Co-authored "Information Technology in Education" in Gujarati
  • Co-authored "ADHYETANO VIKAS ANE ADHYAPAN-ADHYAYAN PRAKRIYA" in Gujarati (Development of Learner and Teaching Learning Process)
  • Editor in Chief of Seminar Proceeding Book published- "BHARTIYA EDUCATION SYSTEM IN GLOBAL CONTEXT" by Vidya Bharati, Gujarat Pradesh- ISBN: 978-81-906373-0-5, (2013)

Paper Presentation

I have attended about 35 National/ State level Seminar/Conference/Workshop etc. on varied aspects of education. Seven papers were selected for presentation. They were entitled:

  • School Education and Education Technology – A fact file.
  • Bloom's Taxonomy and Teaching of English.
  • A Paradigm Shift in English Language Teaching.
  • Classroom Pedagogy and Web based Learning.
  • Dramatics: Teacher friendly Art
  • LCMS in Developing Multimedia TLM
  • EDUSAT: A step forward to Virtual Classroom

Other Activities

TV Productions

  • Played main role in the TV serial " Antar na Ekant" (Gujarati), Episode No 2 & 3 'Dudh no Loto' (1990)
  • Directed Episode No. 4 of TV serial " Antar na Ekant" (Gujarati), Subtitled 'Tarpan'. (1990)
  • Played roles in the following serials: (1986-1991)
    – Zindagi Ek Safar, Bhala Bhusa na Bhed Bharam, Goras, Bhogilala Bharekham, etc.


  • I have participated in more than hundred shows of full-length plays in the following capacities.
  • I have played a major role in a play KALA DEVTA that was awarded The Best Play at the All India Dramatics Competition of One-act Plays at Simla in June 1985.

Training programs participated as Resource Person

  • Personality Development and Spoken English
  • Training of Dramatics
  • Career Development Programme
  • Teacher awareness towards ET
  • Language Improvement Programs in Gujarati and English
  • Natural Language Processing, Neuro-linguistic Programming and Psycho-neuro Programming
  • Teleconference Resource Person for English Language Teaching
  • Key Resource Person (KRP) for Karmayogi in English
  • Multi-media Script Writing Workshop for Primary Teachers As one of the RPs for developing Curriculum for 5 year B.Ed.
  • As one of the RPs for Development of Resource Book on Language Proficiency and Communication Skills at NCERT, New Delhi
    Subject: Fine Arts (including theatre arts) for Indian Institute of Teacher Education, Gandhinagar