Indus University Governance

Dr Ritu Bhandari

Presidential Secretariat

Dr. Ritu Bhandari, President of Indus University has a deep interest in human psychology and has studied and trained in management for several years. She has introduced various measures for keeping the high morale of every family member of INDUS. She always exhorts for increasing the standard of education and discipline. Her education, experience, and personal traits offer a human dimension to the development of Indus in 360 degrees.


Indus management, staff & students are honored to have Dr. Nagesh Bhandari as part of the Presidential Secretariat ​of Indus University. He is a Doctor by profession, having his specialization in Spine Surgery. The medical degree has been earned as a student at globally acclaimed spine center ‘Rehabilitations Krankenhaus,’ Germany. Furthermore, Dr. Bhandari has been trained under the guidance of Professor J. Hans, the world famous spine surgeon.

In his extensive career as a spine specialist, Dr. Nagesh has shared the space with the world’s celebrated spine surgeons. Here are the names of a few surgeons from across the world whom he has worked with – Dr. C. S Ranawat (from USA), Dr. Peter Fowler (from Canada), Dr. H. W Pia (from Germany), Professor B. G Weber (from Switzerland), and Professor M. Michon (from France). Furthermore, he is a visiting doctor in leading hospitals of Ahmedabad and Indore.

Talking about his contributions in the field of Research, Dr. Bhandari has contributed significantly at national and international levels. Dr. Bhandari is a recipient of the Gold Medal for ‘Best Poster’ presentation at 46th Annual Conference of Indian Orthopedic Association, held in Ahmedabad in 2001.

Dr. Nagesh has also significantly contributed to the development of novel instrumentation systems, ultimately adding to the cost-effective treatment procedures in his chosen field. Furthermore, he is actively involved in philanthropic and charity works through Bhandari Charitable Trust.

Last but not the least, Dr. Bhandari is presently the director of Ahmedabad Aviation Aeronautics Ltd & Western India Institute of Aeronautics at Ahmedabad.

Dr Nagesh Bhandari

Presidential Secretariat

Prof. (Dr.) V.K. Srivastava

Executive President
(Vice Chancellor)

Prof. (Dr.) V.K. Srivastava is a competent and high performing professional offering more than 25 years of rich cross-functional experience in all aspects of Teaching, Research and administration in higher education sector. He is having ability to start new academic programs efficiently and effectively in University education. He is highly skilled in providing Academic, Administrative and Research oriented leadership to the University by inculcating team spirit and team work. He has proven expertise in developing the curriculum of new academic programs with a focus to improve the employability of pass out graduates and post graduates. He is a strategic planner to encourage inter disciplinary research by formal interaction among various departments and constituent institutions of University, Industries and Research Institutions. He is having excellent exposure for encouraging a research culture to develop intellectual property and new research based products, processes and their applications subsequently filing their patents, finding the industries having their interest (Expression of Interest) to commercialize the product along with the process of transferring the technology. His research interest includes Waste Water Treatment, Solid waste management, Environmental issues of Industries and Energy recovery by using Plasma Technology. He is peer reviewer of large number of research papers being published in reputed high indexed National and International Journals in above mentioned research areas. He has published and presented significant number of research papers in National and International Journals and Conferences. Also he has published number of Books and Chapters with National and International publishers. He is a recipient of various notable awards and honors. Prior to Indus University, he has worked as Vice Chancellor of Sankalchand Patel University, Visnagar for 3 years.


Dr. Singh is a Science Graduate from Gujarat University in Gujarat. He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, having his specialization in Human Resources and Finance.

In his wide career span of 28 Years, he has held top management and administrative positions in esteemed Organizations. At Indus, he’s been an integral part of administration and management, since decade or more. During this period, he occupied numerous vital positions, and then went on to serve as a registrar at the University.

In a few words, Dr. Singh is an outstanding Institution builder. He is actively engaged in establishing modern setup, to be on par with Global trends, pertaining to academia. Besides, he is involved in coordination and liaison with other educational institutions.

Dr R K Singh


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