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Short Biography

Professor Sanjiv Mittal, The Vice Chancellor, Sambalpur University
Professor Saniv-Mittal

Professor Sanjiv Mittal has 40 years of teaching, research and administrative experience. He has been teaching to post graduate students of Business Management. He started his career in 1980 from the Department of Business Management, MD University, Rohtak. He headed the Department of Management Studies, MD University, Rohtak from 1990 to 1993. Under his leadership, the Department of Management Studies was upgraded to Institute of Management Studies and Research, MD University, Rohtak. In 1996, he shifted to Delhi and worked as Professor in one of the Institutes, namely Rukmini Devi Institute of Advance Studies (RDIAS), Madhuban Chowk, Delhi. He was made Director of RDIAS and worked from 1999 to 2002 as Director. In July 2002, he joined as Reader, University School of Management Studies, GGSIP University, Delhi. He was promoted as Professor in July 2007 and worked as Dean, University School of Management Studies from 2014 till 2017. During his tenure as Professor and Dean, he was made Coordinator of Entrepreneurship Development Cell of University School of Management Studies which was created with the assistance of AICTE. He served the Guru Govind Singh Indraprasth University and was made Director of Academic Affairs in the year2019 and before joining Sambalpur University as Vice Chancellor, he was the Director, Academic Affairs, GGSIP University and Professor, University School of Management Studies, GGSIP University. He has got two gold medals, one in Graduation and another in Post Graduation studies. He did his Ph.D in Services Marketing and was awarded Ph.D. in 1991 in the area of Services Marketing. He is an expert in conducting Entrepreneurship Development Programme and Management Development Programmes in the area of Export-Import Procedures and Documentation.

He has produced eleven Ph.D and four scholars are also registered under him. He has 120 articles to his credit published in the journals of National and International repute. His area of interest are Marketing, International Business and Entrepreneurship. He has been Resource Person in many FDPs on Research Methodology. He has widely travelled for overseas countries like US, Europe, South Africa, Denmark, Sweden, Singapore, Dubai etc. He is involved in accreditation of institutes and is on the panel of National Board of Accreditation(NBA) ; National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). He has joined as Vice Chancellor of Sambalpur University on 25th of January 2021 and has a vision of transforming the University in terms of starting some new self-financing courses, doing lot of CSR activities, skilling programmes for the tribal areas in and around Sambalpur and upgrade the rank of the University in the next cycle of NAAC and NIRF.

Address: Professor Sanjiv Mittal
Vice Chancellor, Sambalpur University
Jyoti Vihar, Burla,
Sambalpur-768019, Odisha
Email - vc@suniv.ac.in