Deepak Shukla

Creating New Education Products, HKUST Alum, Passionate about Education

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Career Counselling Cloud Evangelist Personality Development Counseling Building Relationships
Currently, I'm working on the Ideation, Design and Development of a new Learning Product at Great Learning.

During my earlier endeavors, I have had the opportunity to work with some of the best brains across IT, Higher Education, Non Profit Management and Events. My present techno-functional role in the thriving e-learning industry allows me to leverage my skills to create a new exciting blended learning product and manage it's entire life cycle.

I also have a deep interest and belief in what I call "Collaborative Social Change" across communities. I have actively engaged myself in community development initiatives through the TEDx platform. I was awarded the "TEDxChange Scholarship" by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in 2014, for my initiatives and committed efforts towards building a community development platform in North East India.

Manager - Academic Operations at Great Learning

Jul 2017 - Present

Manage an end-to-end product life cycle, from concept through launch. Work with Great Learners from Technology, Marketing & Sales, New Initiatives and Leadership team to create the best in class product and learning experience. Manage a team of program managers at various locations to ensure the delivery of the programs across various batches. Develop and execute improvement plans to align efficient business operations with customer satisfaction. Contribute to Instructional Design and Delivery of an executive program. Own Academic Activities, Delivery and Curate Learning Experience of participants. Curate content quality and ensure standardized delivery across geographies. Identify faculty and industry guests to ensure participants have a superior learning experience. Support faculty in creating and delivering courses.

Senior Assistant Professor at Laureate International Universities

Dec 2012 - Apr 2017

Laureate International Universities are the for-profit universities and colleges owned and operated by Laureate Education, of Baltimore, Maryland, in the United States. By 2015, the company owned and operated more than 200 programs, both campus-based and online, in 29 countries. Total student enrollment was more than 1 million students.

InStep Global Intern at Infosys Labs

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

InStep – the flagship global internship program of Infosys – attracts talent from top academic institutions around the world. The program attracts a mix of students from across disciplines like management, technology, and liberal arts. InStep fosters a multicultural environment, high-impact strategies and cutting-edge research projects. We also benefit from the diverse perspectives of a best-in-class talent pool.

Assistant Systems Engineer at Tata Consultancy Services

Nov 2009 - May 2011

1. UI Development using HTML, CSS, JavaScript 2. Source Code Development using C# and ASP.NET 3. Testing of Web Services, Unit Testing, Regression Testing 4. Code Release and Pre-Deployment Testing


Master of Science in Information Technology at Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong

Jul 2011 - Oct 2012

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is an international research university dedicated to top-notch education and research. Founded on its mission to advance learning and knowledge through teaching and research particularly in science, technology, engineering, management and business studies complemented by humanities and social sciences, as well as assisting in Hong Kong’s socioeconomic development, this young and ambitious University has gone beyond the wildest dreams of many, climbing high in international esteem and reaping numerous honors and accolades. In 2016, HKUST is ranked 36th among 800 universities and no.2 in the world’s top 50 Universities Under 50 by QS.

B.Tech in Computer Engineering at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University

Jul 2005 - Jul 2009

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University, with its headquarters situated at Lonere, is a statutory State Technical University established by Government of Maharashtra through special Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University Act.

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