Boards of Studies

Board of Studies, established for each Under Graduate and Post Graduate Degree Programme, recommends courses of studies, detailed syllabi, books and journals for being prescribed as text and reference books for each course for both Under Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes in the Faculty. Board of studies also suggests measures for
improvement of the standard of teaching and research. Further, the Panel of the Board of Studies, consisting of three members, including the Chairman, proposes a panel of names for appointment as Paper Setters/Examiners to the Provost.

Faculty of Applied Sciences

1) Dean, Faculty of Applied Sciences Chairperson
2) Principal, Parul Institute of Applied Sciences (Vadodara) Member
3) Principal, Parul Institute of Applied Sciences (Ahmedabad) Member
4) Chairperson, Board of Studies (Biochemistry) Member
5) Chairperson, Board of Studies (Biotechnology) Member
6) Chairperson, Board of Studies (Microbiology) Member
7) Dr. Anand Bhadalkar, Sector Specialist, Guj.State
     Bio-Technology Mission, Udhyog Bhavan, 11th Block, 9th Floor, Member
     Sector-11, Gandhinagar-382017
8) Prof. Bharat B. Chattoo, Professor in Molecular Genetics, Member
     Genome Research Centre, Dept. of Microbiology & Biotechnology,
     MSU,Baroda-390002
9) Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy Member
10) Dean, Faculty of Management Member

Boards of Studies

I) Microbiology
1) Dr.Sucheta Ghorai Giri, Parul Institute of Applied Sciences Chairperson
2) Prof. Snehal Ingle, Prof. Microbiology,
     Dept. of Microbiology & Biotechnology,
     MSU, Baroda-390002 Member
3) Prof. Anjana Desai, Emeritus Professor,
     Dept. of Microbiology & Biotechnology,
     MSU, Baroda-390002 Member
     The term of office of members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years

II) Bio-Technology
1) Shri. Bhavin Patel, Parul Institute of Applied Sciences Chairperson
2) Prof. Davarshi Gajjar, Associate Professor of Bio-Technology,
     Dept. of Microbiology & Biotechnology,
     MSU, Baroda-390002 Member
3) Dr.Narottam Sahoo, Advisor and Senior Scientist, Block B,
     7th Floor, MS Building, Sector 11, Gandhinagar-382011 Member
     The term of office of members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years

III) Bio-Chemistry
1) Dean, Faculty of Applied Sciences Chairperson
2) Prof. Pushpa Robin, Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry, MSU, Baroda Member
3) Dr.Tejas Pavagadhi, Head of Department, Dept. of Chemistry,
     Indian Institute of Teacher Education, Ramakrishna Paramhansa
     Vidhya Sankul, sector-15, Gandhinagar-382016 Member
     The term of office of members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years

Faculty of Architecture

1) Dean, Faculty of Architecture- Chairperson
2) Principal of College of Architecture – Member
3) Chairman Board of Studies (Architecture) – Member
4) Shri. Yatin Pandya
     Proprietor – Foot Print, Earth, Ahmedabad
5) Prof. Nirav Hirpara, Director VDA Vadodara Member
6) Dean , Faculty of Engineering & Technology
7) Dean, Faculty of Fine Arts

Board of Studies

1. Shri. Maulik Harjanis, Parul Institute of Architecture – Chairperson
2. Prof. Pragnesh Shah, Principal SVIT, Vasad Member
3. Prof. Preeti Shah, Principal, SMAID, New Vidhyanagar, Anand Member
     The term of office of members at (2) and (3) shall be 3 years.

Faculty of Ayurveda

1) Dean, Faculty of Ayurveda – Chairperson
2) Principal, Parul Institute of Ayurveda – Member
3) Dr. Anil Patel, General Practitioner, Ahmadabad – Member
4) Dr. Kamlesh Rajgor, CCIM Member, 18/ Bhavnath Society,
     R C Technical Institute Road, Ghatlodia, Ahmedabad – 380061- Member
5) Dean, Faculty of Homeopathy – Member
6) Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy – Member

Board of Studies

1) Dr.Rohini Salve, Parul Institute of Ayurveda – Chairperson
2) Dr. Mallikarjuna, Associate Professor, Govindbhai Jorabhai Patel
     Ayurveda College, New Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand Member
3) Dr. Sunil Joshi , Associate Professor, Department of
     Swasthvritta, Govindbhai Jorabhai Patel Ayurveda College,
     New Vallabh Vidyanagar, Vallabh Vidhyanagar, Anand, Gujarat Member
4) Dr. Sangeeta Toshikhane, Associate Professor, Department
     of Panchakarma, SDM Ayurveda College, Terdal, Karnataka Member
5) Dr. T. S. Dudhamal, Associate Professor, Department of
     Shalyatantra, IPGT&RA, Jamnagar Member
     The term of office of members from (2) to (5) shall be for a period of 3 years.

Faculty of Engineering & Technology

1) Dean, Faculty of Engineering & Technology – Chairperson
2) Principal of Parul Institute of Engineering & Technology – Member
3) Principal, Parul Institute of Technology – Member
4) Chairpersons of the Boards of Studies under the Faculty – Members
5) Dr.R.B.Jadeja- Dean, Faculty of Engineering,
     Marwari Group of Institutions, Rajkot-Morbi Road, Rajkot Member
6) Dr.I.N.Patel, Birla Vishvakarma Mahavidhyalaya College, Anand Member
7) Dean, Faculty of IT & Computer Applications- Member
8) Dean, Faculty of Architecture- Member

Board of Studies

I) Mechanical Engineering
1) Shri. Bhavesh Mewada,HOD-Dept.of Mechanical Engineering, PIT Chairperson
2) Dr. S.A.Channiwala,Professor, SVNIT, Icchanath,Surat Member
3) Dr. K. C. Vora, Deputy Director and Head of ARAI Academy,
     Kothrud, Pune Member
     The term of Office of Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

II) Electrical Engineering
1) Smt. Falguni Bhavsar,Head-Dept. of Electrical Engineering, PIET, Chairperson
2) Dr. V.K Shah, ABB, Vadodara- Member
3) Dr. S. N. Pandya- Associate Professor, LD College of Engineering,
     Ahmedabad Member
     The term of Office of Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.
III) Electronics & Communication Engineering
1) Shri.Haresh Suthar, HOD-Dept. of Electronics & Communication, PIT Chairperson
2) Mr Niraj Bindal,Director, Multi Systems, Ahmedabad Member
3) Prof. J.V.Dave, Principal, Government Engineering College, Dahod Member
     The term of Office of Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

IV) Computer Science & Engineering/ IT
1) Shri. Harshal Shah, HOD-Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering/IT,
     IET Chairperson
2) Mr. Maulik Bhansali, Director & CEO,
     Net Web Software Private Limited, Vadodara- Member
3) Dr. Devesh C. Jinwala,Professor, SVNIT, Surat – Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

V) Civil Engineering
1) Smt. Seema Nihalani, HOD-Dept. of Civil Engineering, PIT Chairperson
2) Dr. H J Shah, Associate Professor, Faculty of Technology and
     Engineering, MSU, Baroda Member
3) Mr. Anil Belani, Structural Designer,
     L&T Chiyoda Ltd., Vadodara- Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

VI) Chemical Engineering
1) Dr. Bharat O.Shah, HOD-Dept. of Chemical Engineering, PIT – Chairperson
2) Prof. (Dr.) Ranjan. A.Sengupta, Professor & Ex-Head,
     Chemical Engineering Department, MSU, Vadodara Member
3) Shri. Dinesh. M.Butala, Technical Consultant, Vadodara, Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

VII) Basic Sciences & Humanities
1) Dr. Falguni Acharya, HOD-Dept. of Applied Science & Humanities,
     PIET Chairperson
2) Dr. Charul Jain, Department of English, MSU,Baroda Member
3) Prof. Neeta Shah, Professor, Gujarat University- Member
4) Dr. Kamlesh Pathak, Assistant Professor,
     Space Physics, SVNIT,Surat Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2), (3) & (4) shall be for a period of 3 years.
    Note: The Chairperson shall invite one faculty member each from Physics, Chemistry & English      for the meetings.

VIII) Automobile Engineering
1) Shri.Snehal Trivedi, HOD-Dept. of Automobile Engineering, PIT Chairperson
2) Dr. Srikant Bhave, Advisor, L & T Power,- Member
3) Dr. Harit K. Raval, Professor, Mechanical Department, SVNIT, Surat- Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

IX) Mechatronics Engineering
1) Shri.Haresh Suthar, HOD-Dept. of Mechatronics Engineering, PIT Chairperson
2) Dr. Sanket Bhavsar, Head,
     Mechatronics Engineering Department, GCET, V.V.Nagar Member
3) Mr Nipam Parikh, Director -Sensewell Instrumentation Pvt. Ltd, Member
     Vadodara
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

X) Instrumentation & Control Engineering
1) Shri.Haresh Suthar, HOD-Dept. of Mechatronics Engineering, PIT Chairperson
2) Dr Jagrut Gadit, Professor, Faculty of Technology & Engineering,
     MSU, Baroda- Member
3) Mr.Jagdish Shukla, Director, Servilinksystems Pvt. Ltd, Vadodara- Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

XI) Agricultural Engineering
1) Shri.Haresh Suthar, HOD-Dept. of Mechatronics Engineering, PIT Chairperson
2) Dr. Kishorbhai Patel (Dean, Anand Agricultural University, Anand) Member
3) Dr. Raghunandan Swarnkar (Head, Agriculture Engineering College, Godhara ) Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

XII) Aeronautical Engineering
1) Shri.Imran Molvi, HOD-Dept. of Aeronautical Engineering, PIET Chairperson
2) Dr. MURLI DAMODARAN, PROFESSOR IIT,G’Nagar Member
3) Dr. J BANERJEE, Associate Prof, SVNIT,Surat Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

XIII) Bio-Medical Engineering
1) Shri. Haresh Suthar, I/C HOD-Dept. of Bio-Medical Engineering, PIT Chairperson
2) Dr.Tanmay Pawar, Head- Electronics Engineering Department,
     BVM, V.V.Nagar Member
3) Mr. Nipam Parikh, Director- Sensewell Instrumentation Pvt.Ltd,
     Vadodara Member
     The term of Office of the Members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

Faculty of Fine Arts

1) Dean, Faculty of Fine Arts – Chairperson
2) Principal, Parul Institute of Fine Arts – Member
3) Chairman of the Board of Studies ( Fine Arts) – Member
4) Mr. Kashyap J.Parikh, Head of Department,
     Dept. of Applied Arts, MSU, Baroda Member
5) Mr. Rathwakoli Nandu A., Vice Dean,
     Faculty of Fine Arts, MSU, Baroda Member
6) Dean, Faculty of Architecture Member
7) Dean, Faculty of Engineering & Technology Member

Board of Studies

1) Dean, Faculty of Fine Arts – Chairperson
2) Shri Sunil Darji, Asst. Professor, Faculty of Fine Arts, MSU, Baroda Member
3) Dr.Sodha Rita, Asst.Professor, Faculty of Fine Arts, MSU, Baroda Member
     The term of office of members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years

Faculty of Homeopathy

1) Dean, Faculty of Homeopathy – Chairperson
2) Principal, Jawaharlal Nehru Homeopathic Medical College, Vadodara Member
3) Principal, Ahmedabad Homeopathy College, Ahmedabad – Member
4) Principal, Rajkot Homeopathic Medical College, Rajkot – Member
5) Dr. Alpesh Shah, Professor & Principal, M.S.Pathak
     Homeopathic Medical College, Pioneer Complex, Near
     American School, Ajwa Road, Vadodara – Member
6) Dr. Girish Patel, Dean & Professor, Swami Vivekanand Homeopathic
     Medical College, Nr. Sports Complex, Sidsar Road, Bhavnagar Member
7) Dean, Faculty of Ayurveda, Parul University
8) Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, Parul University

Board of Studies

1) Dr.Heena Raval, Principal,
     Ahmedabad Homeopathic Medical College – Chairperson
2) Dr. Alpesh Shah, Professor & Principal, M.S.Pathak Homeopathic
     Medical College, Pioneer Complex, Near American School,
     Ajwa Road, Vadodara Member
3) Dr. Ghanshyam Raval, Professor, C.N.Kothari Homeopathic Medical
     College, Nr. Railway Crossing, Besides Van Chetna Kendra,
     Third Kuwa, Vyara Member
4) Dr. Girish Patel, Dean & Professor,
     Swami Vivekanand Homeopathic Medical College,
     Nr. Sports Complex, Sidsar Road, Bhavnagar Member
5) Dr. Nilam K Trivedi, Principal & Professor,
     Anand Homeopathic Medical College & Research Institute,
     Anand Member
     The term of office of members from (2) to (5) shall be for a period of 3 years.

Faculty of IT & Computer Applications

1) Dean, Faculty of IT & Computer Applications Chairperson
2) Principal/Director of Parul Institute of Computer Application Member
3) Principal of Parul Institute of Engineering & Technology (MCA) Member
4) Dr. D. B. Choksi, Professor, G.H.Patel
     (PG Department of Computer Science)Vallabh Vidhyanagar Member
5) Mr. Mandar Mehta, L & T Technology Services Ltd., Vadodara Member
6) Dean, Faculty of Engineering & Technology Member
7) Dean, Faculty of Management Member

Board of Studies

1) Dr.Narayan Joshi, Director, MCA Chairperson
2) Dr. Savita Gandhi, Director Rollwala Computer Centre,
     Gujarat University, Ahmedabad Member
3) Dr. D. B. Choksi, Professor, G.H.Patel
     (PG Department of Computer Science)Vallabh Vidhyanagar Member
     The term of office of members at (2) & (3) shall be for a period of 3 years.

Faculty of Management

1) Dean, Faculty of Management – Chairperson
2) Principal / Director of PIM- Member
3) Principal / Director of PIET – MBA- Member
4) Principal / Director of BBA- Member
5) Principal / Director of PIMR-MBA Member
     Dr. M.N. Parmar – Dean, Faculty of Social Work, MSU, Baroda Member
6) Prof.Umesh Dangarwala-Associate Professor Member
7) Dean , Faculty of Social Work Member
8) Dean , Faculty of IT & Computer Application Member

Board of Studies

1) Dean, Faculty of Management Studies – Chairperson
2) Prof. Sharad Bansal, Dean, Faculty of Com., MSU, Baroda Member
3) Prof.Hemant Trivedi , Director-PDPU Gandhinagar Member
     The term of office of members at (2) and (3) shall be 3 years.

Faculty of Nursing

1) Dean, Faculty of Nursing- Chairperson
2) Principal, Parul Institute of Nursing Member
3) Chairperson of Board of Studies (Nursing) Member
4) Ms, Jasuben Patidar, Registrar, Guj. Member
     Nursing Council, Ahmedabad
5) Lt. Col M Jayalaxmi, Princiapl, Maliba Bhula Member
     Nursing College, Uka Tarsadia University, Bardoli
6) Dean, Faculty of Physiotherapy Member
7) Dean, Faculty of Homoepathy Member

Board of Studies

1. Prof. Shiva Subrahmaniam, Dean, Faculty of Nursing Chairperson
2. Mrs. Bharti N. Sanadia, Principal Member
     Govt. College of Nursing, Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad.
3. Mr, Anil Mandalia, Principal, Govt. College of Nursing Member
     Bhavnagar.
     The term of office of the members at (2) and (3) shall be 3 years

Faculty of Pharmacy

1) Chairperson, Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy – Chairperson
2) Principal, Parul Institute of Pharmacy & Research Member
3) Principal, Parul Institute of Pharmacy Member
4) Mr. Rajiv Desai, Sr.Vice President, Alembic Pharmaceuticals,
     Vadodara Member
5) Dr.M.R.Yadav, Professor & Head of Department, Member
     Dept. of Pharma Chemistry, MSU, Baroda
6) Dean, Faculty of Ayurveda Member
7) Dean, Faculty of Homeopathy Member

Board of Studies

1) Dr. Yunus Pasha, Principal,
     Parul Institute of Pharmacy Chairperson
2) Dr. Mahesh T Chhabaria,Principal,
     LM College of Pharmacy, Ahmedabad Member
3) Dr (Mrs.)Krutika Sawant, Professor of Pharmaceutics, MSU, Baroda Member
4) Dr. (Mrs.) Sadhana.J.Rajput, Professor of Quality Assurance,
     MSU, Baroda Member
5) Dr.Gaurang Shah, Principal, Dept. of Pharmacy,
     KBIPER, Ahmedabad Member
     The term of office of members from (2) to (5) shall be for a period of 3 years.

Faculty of Physiotherapy

1. Dean, Faculty of Physiotherapy Chairperson
2. Principal, Parul Institute of Physiotherapy Member
3. Principal, Ahmedabad Physiotherapy College Member
4. Chairperson Board of Studies, Physiotherapy Member
5. Dr. Bina Kodnani – Principal, Government Physiotherapy College, Member
     SSG Hospital, Campus, Vadodara
6. Dr. Hariharan Prakash, Principal, K M Patel Institute of
     Physiotherapy, Shri Krishna Hospital, Gokul Nagar, Member
     Karamsad – 388325
7. Dean (Faculty of Nursing) Member
8. Dean (Faculty of Ayurveda) Member

Board of Studies

1. Dr. Gaurav Patel, Principal,
     Ahmedabad Physiotherapy College– Chairperson
2. Dr. Nita Vyas – Principal, Govt. Physiotherapy College, Member
     SBB College of Physiotherapy, V S Hospital, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad
3. Dr. Anjali Bhise – Principal, School of Physiotherapy, Member
     Paraplegia Hospital, Asarwa, Ahmedabad – 16
     The term of office of members at (2) and (3) above shall be 3 years.

Faculty of Social Work

1. Dean, Faculty of Social Work Chairperson
2. Principal, Parul Institute of Social Work Member
3. Chairperson of Board of Studies (Social Work) Member
4. Dr. Bhavna Mehta – Development Cell of Faculty of
     Social Work, MSU, Baroda Member
5. Dr. Anil Navle, Social Work and Human Resources Expert – Member
6. Dean Faculty of Management Member
7. Dean Faculty of IT & Computer Application Member

Board of Studies

1. Dean, Faculty of Social Work Chairperson
2. Mrs. Aruna Khasgiwala Member
     Former Dean, Faculty of Social Work, M.S. University of Baroda
3. Dr. J. C. Patel, Professor, Department of Sociology, Member
     Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.
4. Dr. Jayalaxmi Mahanty, BSW, MSW, P.G.IRPM, HRD, LL.B., Ph.D.
     Asst. Prof. Faculty of Social Work, M.S. University, Vadodara Member
5. Prof. Trupti Almoula, B.E. (Civil), MBA (Marketing), PGDHRM, Ph.D.,
     Director, Narmada College of Management,
     B.E. (Civil), MBA (Marketing), PGDHRM, Ph.D. Member
     The term of office of members from (2) to (5) shall be 3 years.

Faculty of Library & Information Sciences

1. Dean, Faculty of Library & Information Sciences Chairperson
2. Principal, Parul Institute of Library & Information Sciences Member
3. Chairperson of Board of Studies (Library & Information Sciences) Member
4. Dr. Mayank Trivedi, University Librarian & Senate
     Member (Professor’s Grade), MSU, Baroda Member
5. Dr.C.K.Patel, Librarian, Faculty of Technology,
     Dharmsinh Desai University, Nadiad Member
6. Dean, Faculty of Homeopathy Member
7. Dean, Faculty of Management Member

Board of Studies

1. Dean, Faculty of Library & Information Sciences Chairperson
2. Prof. Laxman Rao, Retired Professor & Head,
     Osmania University, Hyderabad Member
3. Smt. Jyoti A.Bhatt, Asst.Librarian,
     Smt.H.M.University Library, MSU, Baroda Member