Prof Krishna Kumar Pande holds a bachelors in Civil Engineering from BIT Mesra; M.Tech degree in Remote Sensing from Roorkee University(now IIT); and a PhD in Management from Kumaon University Nainital. Spearheading the academic and international wing of the University Prof Pande a seasoned professional and administrator has a rich experience in institution building and has to his credit the establishment of six professional institutions in Engineering & Management from concept planning to operations including two Universities Mentoring the College of Engineering, Architecture, Polytechnic & the KAUSHAL Kendra of the University to align them with the University Vision and Mission and provide strategic leadership to align the stake holders to the same. Consultant to a number of organization he also heads an NGO and presently is spearheading the Community College for the Kumaon University and is actively associated with Vocational Skills mission having mentored the training of over 4500 youth of Uttarakhand. Prof Pande has created successful models of development in rural area which include the Mobile Health project launched by the then President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, skill development in rural women, upgrading the education standard and science temperament in school children in Champawat and now a mobile vocational training unit. Prof Pande is a strategic thinker with proven record of setting new trends. Specialties: Institutional building of professional institutes and universities, Collaborations with Indian and foreign institutions for enhancing the competence and employ-ability of the youth. Innovating new methods for skill enhancement and health care.
Mentor- Kaushal Kendra, Teerthanker Mahaveer University Moradabad
Jun 2015 to Present
To Mentor the colleges and develop them in line with the Vision and Mission of the University by developing a strategy with the stake holders to meet the end deliverables
Advisor - Community College and Vocation Skills, Kumaon University Nainital
Dec 2013 to Present
Assisting the Vice Chancellor to help design industry linked programs enabling the better employ-ability of the youth studying in the University. Established the first Community College of Uttarakhand and am presently helping scale it to a Kaushal Kendra
Dean Academics; Director IQAC, Academics; Distance Learning & International Affairs, Teerthanker Mahaveer University
Nov 2011 to Present
Enhancing the Academics and standardization of procedures Establishing the Internal Quality Assurance Cell [IQAC] to enhance academic quality in the programs offered by the University and ensure it matches the criteria for NAAC. Establishing the Center for Distance Education of the University including the design of curriculum, TLM and approval of the DEC. In addition coordinating the International collaborations and foreign students. Coordinating the syllabus and teaching pedagogy; ordinances and academic calendar of the University.
Consultant, Kad International
Feb 2009 to Present
Presently responsible for the overall overssing the development of Dehradun Institute of Engineering & Technology and College of Engineering at Teerthankar Mahaveer Unviersity.