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  • Chancellor

    Mrs. Preeti Patel

    It is a great opportunity for me to introduce the best university of central India under the umbrella of Vanshpati Smriti Siksha Samiti (VSSS) Bhopal - a dedicated Society for promoting higher education. We believe in an education system that looks beyond employment and concentrates on individual development by imparting skills and inculcating human values. Academic excellence, holistic education, innovative approach and global relevance happen to be the corner stone of VSSS which is emulated in its essence by Madhyanchal Professional University. With immense pleasure I welcome you as a member of this family as you embark on the academic journey that will define your career in the years ahead. I extend my good wishes and blessings to all students. ( Mrs.Preeti Patel)

    Pro Chancellor

    Dr. Ajit Singh Patel

    Education plays a vital role in changing lives. I am delighted to invite prospective students to Madhyanchal Professional University for a sound academic and all round personality development. We pride in associating with an educational institution whose standards are the benchmark for many others. Over the years we have created an excellent academic infrastructurewith efficient management for providing quality education with managerial skill and ethical values for sustained development and all-round growth of students. We are aligned to our values and committed to the principles of quality education. I take this opportunity to welcome the budding students and career oriented young minds at Madhyanchal Professional University and wish them all the best. (Dr) Ajit Singh Patel

    Pro Vice Chancellor

    Dr. Sandeep Gangrade


    It gives me immense pleasure to welcome you to Madhyanchal Professional University. Madhyanchal Professional University’s vision is to transform individuals through quality education that is research-informed and industry-engaged. This vision is underpinned by a commitment to ethical approaches in everything we do meaning that every student will be respected; nurtured and supported to help them achieve their best. The university’s programs are delivered through our various faculties and are designed to facilitate competency development required in today’s workplace.

    Madhyanchal Professional University is committed to academic quality. The primary goal is to deliver quality programs, which are rigorously assured by internal mechanisms and external audits; programs delivered with first-rate teaching skills from well qualified and experienced academic staff utilizing modern state-of-the-art ICT enabled facilities.

    Madhyanchal Professional University is enhancing the students’ journey by investing in the development of entrepreneurial skills through activities that complement classroom experiences. Emphasis is being placed on industry placements and international exchange programs to fulfill our vision of developing career-ready graduates and global citizens.

    Madhyanchal Professional University will provide an educational experience and a student journey that will not only enrich a student’s life, but also be relevant to local needs and global expectations of a modern-day graduate. My University aims to enable the student to study one or more specialized areas of interest at a deep level, and also develop character, intellectual curiosity, scientific temper, creativity, spirit of service and 21st century capabilities across a range of disciplines including sciences and social sciences as well as professional, technical and vocational subjects. My University will also enable every student towards personal accomplishment and enlightenment, constructive public engagement and productive contribution to the society in tune with National Education Policy 2020.

    Madhyanchal Professional University has laid the emphasis on research by allotting a huge infrastructure to the in-house Centre for Advanced Research and Innovation. My team is embarking on a number of exciting, international academic and research collaboration initiatives with researchers and organizations of global repute.

    Madhyanchal Professional University is now well placed to capitalize on its formative years, and I invite all our stakeholders to support in our endeavors. On my part, I will strive to the best of my abilities to place the Madhyanchal Professional University amongst the leading providers of Higher Education in the country in particular and the whole world at large.

    Dean & Professor, Research and International Cooperation

    Prof. Ashutosh Mohanty


    Dr. Ashutosh Mohanty, an International Researcher, professor, mentor and practioner and having 19 years of academic and professional experience in more than 15 countries different capacities on the fields of Holistic Disaster Risk Management, Strategic Emergency Policy and Risk Goverance, human and institutional capacity development, Multi hazard Early warning Systems, Environmental Impact Assessment, Institutional Resilience and Sustainability, Humanitarian practice, Social Protection & Legal implications, Water Resource Management, Urban Environmental Management and Climate Resilience strategies in the Asia, US and Europe . He is serving as Dean & Professor Research and International Cooperation, Madhyanchal Professional University, Faculty of Science and Technology and Centre of Excellence in Disaster Management & Environment. He also presently serves as Adjunct Professor, Disaster Management/Management Department, Odisha State Open University, Govt. of Odisha, Sambalpur, Odisha. He is also Resource person & member of The Consortium for Capacity Building, CCB, INSTAAR/ University of Colorado, USA and Co-Principal Investigator, National Geographic Explore grant USA, (2020-21 extended 2022). He was assigned as Director of Disaster Management and Climate Change, Shoolini University, One of the premier Himalayan University with Interdeciplanry expertise to teach PhD and Masters Students and prior to this he was with Truman Graduate School-Public Affairs, Mongolia International University, joint Graduate School Programme with University of Missouri, USA. He did his PhD in Urban Environmental Risk Governance under mentorship and Research support from Dr. Michael H. Glantz, Director, Consortium for Capacity Building (CCB), INSTAAR, University of Colorado, USA and MSc. in Urban Environmental Risk Management at Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand under USAID/RUDO Fellowship.  He led numbers of River Basin programme including Amudariya Basin (Tajikistan, Afghanistan), Indus (India, Pakistan and Afghanistan), Ganges and Brahmaputra (India, Bhutan and Bangladesh) etc.  He was served as visiting faculty for Master's studies at international humanitarian and social work programme, Department of Christian Social Work, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic as well as Beijing Normal University, faculty of Geo Sciences (2019). Served as Regional Capacity Development Officer at International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Nepal and coordinated research-based University network called as Himalayan University Consortium, HUC- Center of excellence in sustainable mountain development among the 8 Himalayan Countries (India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, China, Bhutan, Afghanistan and Myanmar) of the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH), Region). Being University committee team leader and international DRM export developed course curriculum for 5 universities in 4 countries along with developed Post Graduate Disaster Management courses for Odisha State Open University, Govt of Odisha. He associated with international research Centres like; University Consortium for Atmospheric Research, USA, National Centre for Atmospheric Research, USA, FK- Norway, SIDA, CISRO-Australia, United Nation University, National Science Foundation, USA and ECODIT-USA. He published more than 21 International Scopus/SCI Indexed Scientific Research paper/ journals and 2 Books and many under process internationally.  Coordinated, hosted and lead more than 180 Skill based Modular Trainings and capacity development programme with Government Officials, Community Leaders, NGO’s & INGO’S, Training of Trainers (ToT) Professionals.