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  • 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.

    Chancellor
    Mrs. Preeti 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.

    Pro Chancellor
    Dr. Ajit Singh Patel




    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.

    Prof. Ashutosh Mohanty
    Dean & Professor, Research and International Cooperation