IIIT Naya Raipur

International Institute of Information Technology


Ajai Chowdhry(Chairperson)

Ajai Chowdhry is the Founder of HCL and former Chairman of HCL Infosystems Ltd. In 2011, he was awarded the Padma Bhushan for building the IT industry of the nation. Recently, he was honoured with the Cybermedia Business ICT Award 2013 for Lifetime Achievement in ICT in January 2014.

Ajai Chowdhry has a Bachelor's in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Jabalpur Engineering College, and has attended the Executive Programme at the School of Business Administration, University of Michigan.

Click here to Download ITIHAASA Android APP for videos to know journey and perspective for 80 years of IT industry.

Arogyaswami Paulraj

Arogyaswami Paulraj is a Professor Emeritus at Stanford University and is a pioneer of MIMO wireless communications. He has won over a dozen awards, notably Padma Bhushan, the Marconi Prize and Fellowship 2014 and the VASVIK Medal. Prof. Paulraj is the author of over 400 research papers, two text books and a co-inventor in 59 US patents. Prof. Paulraj has been included in the National Innovator's Hall of Fame of USA for his innovations in the area of MIMO Wireless Technology.

He received his Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from the Naval College of Engineering, Lonavala and his Doctorate in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi.

B. K. Gairola

Dr. B. K. Gairola was Mission Director (eGovernance), Department of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India. Earlier, he served as Director General, National Informatics Centre (NIC), Government of India for six years. He was conferred the SKOCH ICT for India – Lifetime Achievement Award in 2010 and the Science and Technology Excellence Award 2010 by the Uttarakhand State Council for Science and Technology.

Dr. Gairola graduated with a B. Tech. in Chemical Engineering from IIT Kanpur and went on to do an M. Tech. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from IIT Kanpur.

Sujit Baksi

Sujit Baksi is an accomplished business leader with over 30 years of experience in the IT industry. A stalwart in the areas of people management, operations management and corporate strategy, Mr. Baksi is the President, Corporate Affairs and CEO of the BPO (BSG) Division at Tech Mahindra. His track record includes being President - Global Operations, Customer Services and CEO, HCL Technologies (BPO Solutions and Services).

Mr. Baksi is a graduate of Presidency College, Kolkata and holds a Master's Degree in Personnel Management from XLRI, Jamshedpur.

Steven A. Pinto

Steven A. Pinto is a retired Lead Director on the Chairman's Supervisory Board of the Emirates Investment Bank, UAE. He is currently serving on the Boards of ACGL, a Tata Motors subsidiary, Easyaccess Finance, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Redington India, Adlabs Entertainment Limited and CRIF High Mark. In the year 2000, he was appointed CEO of Osool Finance Company and concurrently Head of Retail Banking at Mashreq Bank, Dubai.

He is an Economics Honors graduate with a Masters in Management from the University of Mumbai.

Renu.G. Pillay

Renu.G. Pillay, Principal Secretary, Technical Education Department , Govt. of Chhattisgarh.

Gaurav Dwivedi

Gaurav Dwivedi,Principal Secretary, Electronics and Information Technology Department , Govt. of Chhattisgarh.

Mr. Pushpendra Kumar Meena

Mr. Pushpendra Kumar Meena is presently holding the post of Director, Directorate of Technical Education, Chhattisgarh.

Pranav Kumar Sinha

Sh. Shri Pranav Kumar Sinha is a HR professional having 34 years of experience of handling entire gamut of HR activities and architecting the systems and policies of NTPC, the leading power producer in India and one of the best employers. Led the Region (comprising of several project/stations), individual project/station and Corporate HR policy, wages formulation group and headed the Corporate Communications department of NTPC Ltd. Currently Heading the Power Management Institute, the Learning and Development Centre of NTPC. Marshall Goldsmith stakeholder centered coach.

Harbans Singh

Sh. Harbans Singh is Regional Executive Director (Western Region-II), NTPC Limited; and brings with him over 37 years of experience in Power sector.

Positioned at Raipur, as RED (WR-II), he oversees operations of NTPC in the states of Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh. His portfolio includes two Operating Power stations of 5,580 MW capacity and Construction management of three ongoing Green Field Projects of 4,520 MW capacity.

BSc Engg. from Punjab University, he joined NTPC in 1981 and has worked in many challenging projects of NTPC at various capacities. His multi-dimensional roles in the field of power sector ranges from erection, commissioning & operation - maintenance of various Power plants. He has also played pivotal role in the Project Planning and Monitoring of projects spread across all parts of India including hydel and coal mining projects.

He has also participated in several overseas managerial, leadership and technical training programs.

Sh. Singh is firmly committed to the belief that business organizations have a deep social responsibility - and that this responsibility must be discharged by conducting ethical and fair business. He actively involves in education & social welfare activities.

Sanjay Madan

Shri Sanjay Madan, Group General Manager, currently heads NTPC’s prestigious Lara Super Thermal Power Project. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from NIT Bhopal and carries vast experience of 34 years in various capacities at Vindhyachal, Dadri and in Southern Regional Headquarter of NTPC. His expertise ranges from Erection, Field Quality, Technical Services, to Project Planning, Execution and Monitoring. He played a pivotal role in commissioning mega thermal projects across the country including Kudgi (3x800 MW), Telangana-I (2x800 MW) , Khargone (2x660 MW), Bongaigaon (3x250 MW), Unchahar – Stage –IV, Tanda Stage – II. He was Group General Manager (Project) for the execution of Lara Project.

He has also participated in several overseas managerial, leadership and technical training programs. Sh. Sanjay Madan is firmly committed to the core values of integrity, professionalism, caring, teamwork, and stewardship. He believes that the quest for organizational transformation must begin with a personal commitment within each individual to pursue excellence. He involves himself actively in education & social welfare activities too.

Pradeep K. Sinha(Member secretary)

Dr. Sinha is a researcher, scientist, inventor, and internationally acclaimed author of computer textbooks, with more than twenty-five years of professional experience. He has significantly contributed to the advancement of Science & Technology and Technical Education. His technical contributions include national projects, HPC systems and facilities, healthcare products and solutions, international patents, a number of technical papers and six books. Books authored by him are published and marketed by several national and international publishers. Indian, American, and other Universities across the globe cite his books as textbooks for their courses. On public demand, books authored by him have been translated in local languages like Japanese and Hindi. Since 2015, Dr. Sinha has been deeply involved in building IIIT-Naya Raipur as a premier academic institute of the country.

Click here to view a short video prepared by C-DAC on Dr. Sinha’s contributions..


IIIT–Naya Raipur Plot No. 7, Sector 24, Near Purkhoti Muktangan, Atal Nagar – 493661 Chhattisgarh

Tel:- (0771) 2474040

General Information:-  iiitnr@iiitnr.ac.in

Academic Affairs:-  registrar@iiitnr.edu.in

HR:- recruitment@iiitnr.ac.in

Placement:- placement@iiitnr.ac.in

B.TECH Admissions:-  admission@iiitnr.ac.in

Ph.D. Admissions:-  phd_admissions@iiitnr.ac.in

Route from Raipur Railway Station to IIIT-NR:  https://goo.gl/maps/99ScvLnW9aT2

Route from Raipur Airport to IIIT-NR:  https://goo.gl/maps/B1sLfu9iRDk

Useful Services:

OLA Cabs : (0771) 3355335

Page last updated on: 25/04/17

Visitors : IIT Visitor Count

Back to Top