Prof. Marmar Mukhopadhyay is one of the best known educational thinkers in contemporary India. Former Director of NIEPA and Chairman of National Open School; Vice President of ICDE, (Oslo); Member of the Steering Committee of IMAGE (Washington DC), he is Director and Chairman of Educational Technology and Management Academy, Gurgaon.

He has been involved in Indian educational policy making and planning at the highest level since 1986. He was chairman of the CABE sub-committee on Universalization of Secondary Education. He is the author of India ambitious educational satellite, EDUSAT. He has been member of various Working Committees on education of the Planning Commission. Mukhopadhyay represented India in many important international forums.

Prolific author, Mukhopadhyay has authored/edited many books and papers. He has produced/directed 30 documentaries and educational films. His books, Total Quality Management in Education (Sage) rendered into several Indian


Former Professor and Head, Department of Education, University of Madras: retired with a commendation and cash award from the university for more than 25 years [1976-2003]of unblemished service.
Visiting Professor, Centre for Educational Research, Madurai Kamaraj University,2008-2011.
Consultant, Enhancing Employability of UG and PG Students, Curriculum Development Cell, Bharathidasan University, Trichy, 2012
Academic Advisor, GKR Foundation, Mumbai, Chennai and P.Gudalur July 2007-February 2014:

As Academic Advisor, initiated many innovations in the school like 100% Results in Public Examinations, Test Taking Skills, Teacher Orientation for Pupil Social Development, Instructional Design, Oral Communication in English etc.,


Education does not end even after an MBA from Indian Institute of Management. There is so much to know and so much to learn. That is what prompted me to train myself toward A Graduate degree in as a Special Education teacher at the Teachers College, Columbia University.

With the introduction of university wide technology requirements at Clarkson University, it pointed me in the direction of yet another Graduate degree; this time it was to be Management Information Systems.

Decades later, crisscrossing this country, following my husband and raising the children, from upstate New York to Southeast Texas to Rural Georgia, I finally stopped being a professional student when I completed a doctoral degree at the University of West Georgia in 2008.


Functioning in the field of Education and training since 26 years, Dr. Nirav N. Thakkar is presently the Principal of A. G. High School and G. & D. Parikh Higher Secondary School. The Institute is inimitable combination of Science and Commerce Secondary and Higher Secondary English Medium, affiliated with Gujarat State Education Board (GSEB).

The school comprises of about 1200 students and 60 faculty members and administrative staff to which Dr. Thakkar heads on routine basis. The school is managed and operated by Ahmedabad Education Society- one of the prestigious educational institutes in Ahmedabad which also manages further apparent and distinguished institutions like The CEPT University and Ahmedabad University. Dr. Thakkar is also visiting faculty at Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), and CALORX Teachers University, teaching and guiding under-graduate and post graduate students in the area of Education and Management as their specialization.


Dr. Anita Verma is equipped with a Master degree in Child Development & Family Relations and a Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance & Counseling. She has more than 32 years of experience in teaching different disciplines and Education Management both at University and School levels in various states of India.

She is a certified Counselor, was conferred the Doctor of Literature (Honoris Causa) by the Open International University for Complementary Medicines at Colombo, Sri Lanka on the basis of achievement in humanitarian services and merits of excellence in 2013.