Dr. Madhu ChitkaraVice-Chancellor, Chitkara University
Vice-Chancellor, Chitkara University
Dr Madhu Chitkara is one of the co-founders of Chitkara Educational Trustâ€”an organization of great repute and distinction. She is an eminent academic and an innovative entrepreneur, and has designed and articulated the roadmap for the Trust. She has actively contributed to the Trustâ€™s tremendous growth and recognition in all these years, and continues to spread the light of education in the lives of tens of thousands of people. Her passion for academics and her sharp business acumen has resulted in her diversified career spanning 36 years in the field of education. She has adeptly managed numerous academic ventures. Currently, Dr Madhu Chitkara is at the helm of affairs as the vice-chancellor of Chitkara University, Punjab, which, under the Punjab Private University Policy 2010, became the first university established by the Punjab State Government through the State Act Number 23 of 2010. She is also the chairperson of Chitkara International Schoolâ€”the first initiative of Chitkara Educational Trust in the school education system. She has to her name the credit of contributing 25 research papers in various journals. She is the editor-in-chief of â€˜Education Journal â€“ Issues and Ideas in Education (IIE)â€™, and editorial advisor for the â€œJournal of Technology Management for Growing Economiesâ€, which is the Journal of Chitkara University.