Vice-Chancellor’s Profile
Rajeshwar Goel, H.A.S. (1997)

Native of Dharampur, Tehsil & District Solan (H.P.) was born on 29th August, 1966. Graduated with Honours from Government College, Chandigarh in 1988. Serving in State Government Service since 25th August, 1990.

Served as Sub-Divisional Magistrate at Nahan, Rajgarh and Manali, as Additional District Magistrate/Additional Deputy Commissioner at Hamirpur, as Registrar of Dr. Y.S. Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, as General Manager in the State Industries Department, as Deputy Director and District Tourism Development Officer, Kullu in Tourism & Civil Aviation Department and as Additional Chief Executive Officer of Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh Development Authority.

Presently posted as Director Technical Education, Vocational & Industrial Training, Himachal Pradesh (w.e.f. 19.12.2013) and is holding the charge of the post of Vice Chancellor, Himachal Pradesh Technical University, Hamirpur (w.e.f. 16.5.2017)

As Director, Technical Education, Vocational & Industrial Training Himachal Pradesh is administering 341 Technical Education Institutions with an intake capacity of about 63000 students. During his tenure in Technical Education Department, 34 Industrial Training Institutes, 5 Government Polytechnics, 2 Government Engineering Colleges, 1 Government Pharmacy College and 4 Government of India Institutions viz Indian Institute of Management, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Central Institute of Plastics Engineering Technology and Regional Vocational Training Institute (Women) have been opened. Various other Institutions are in the pipeline including the Hydro Engineering College, School of Architecture, Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology and several Government Polytechnics and Industrial Training Institutes.

Vice Chairman of H.P. Takniki Shiksha Board, Member, BOGs & FCs of NIT, Hamirpur, H.P. Technical University, Hamirpur, H.P. Board of School Education, Jawahar Lal Nehru Govt. Engineering College, Sundernagar, Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Engineering & Technology, Pragti Nagar, Representing the State in the BOG’s of IIM, Sirmour, IIIT, Una, IIT Mandi, Member of North West Regional Committee of AICTE, All India Board of Vocational Education, Board of Apprenticeship Training (Northern Region), Kanpur, State Equivalence Committee, Member Secretary of State Fee Structure Committee, State Steering Committee (ITIs), State Apprenticeship Council and State Council for Vocational Training.

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