The Advisors

Prof. N.L. Mitra

Advisor to Chancellor

Prof. N. L. Mitra is a well-known legal academician, ex-Chancellor of KIIT University and Advisor to the Chancellor.

Prof. Mitra is credited with giving a new direction to legal education in the country. He is associated with many academic institutes of national and international repute as mentor and advisor.

He is well known in India and abroad as an eminent academician and academic administrator and has been advisor to leading law schools of the country, including National Law University, Odisha and law school of IIT Kharagpur. He had been the Vice-Chancellor of National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore and National Law University (NLU), Jodhpur. He has been the Chairman of different important Government of India Committees and has advised Reserve Bank of India and other important bodies.

He is a life member of Indian Institute of Public administration ( IIPA )and India Law Institute. He is presently member of the legal education committee of the bar council of India & a senior partner of a leading law firm FOX Mandal & Associates

Prof. Sanjib Ghosh

Professor of Eminence, Advisor to Vice Chancellor

A Presidencian to the core, having graduated from Presidency College and post-graduated from Calcutta University. In his doctoral pursuits, he joined the group of the eminent spectroscopist Prof Mihir Chowdhury at the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata and was awarded Ph.D degree by Calcutta University. He chose to go abroad for his post-doctoral studies and joined Prof A.H. Maki in UC Davis, California, USA as Research Associate for five years(1983-1987).

However, during his quest for new knowledge, he continued his teaching and research career in Presidency College for thirty six years, starting from Professor to Head of the Department of Chemistry and finally culminating as the Principal of the eminent institute. During this phase, Prof Ghosh, who is still recognised as one of the best teachers in Physical Chemistry, nurtured many young brilliant minds, some of whom are extremely renowned scientists today and Washington, London, Paris, Zurich, Melbourne, Auckland, Christchurch, Toronto, Los-Angeles, Singapore, Keiv. are occupying top positions in research institutes and universities in both India and abroad.

Mr. Dipankar Khasnabish

Advisor to the Chancellor & Chairman

Two and half decades of experience in Business Strategy & Planning, Operations, Management Consulting, Business Development and Finance. Good understanding of multiple industries and technologies. Well positioned to handle Strategy & Planning function in a large diversified business group , was Senior Industry Principal – Government, Healthcare and Infrastructure – Infosys. B. Tech from IIT Kharagpur and PGDM from IIM Bangalore. Mr Dipankar Khasnabish will be working as an Advisor to the Chancellor and Chairman of the group to bring excellence on all parameters, in all facets of the operations. In this capacity, Mr Dipankar Khasnabish will be working with all of you to build a collaborative environment and help achieve excellence.