Overview

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The International Relations Cell is responsible for administering and facilitating international academic service-engagement at Parul University. This department serves as a nodal point for all strategic Campus activities and engagements that are international in nature.

This includes :

  • Initiating dialogue and establishing relations with foreign academic and/or research institutions and similar bodies.
  • Collaborating with them and organizing visits of subject experts & students from foreign countries.
  • Mediating and facilitating student and faculty exchange programs.
  • Locally organizing and managing international programs with coordination of both Event Management Cell and concerned College/s on campus.
  • Administrating visits abroad, receiving and processing applications; preparation of study, work and financial agreements, monitoring visits, processing outputs of such visits.
  • Informing higher education aspirants (students) on Parul Campus of local (Indian) as well as foreign Government Grants, schemes, scholarships, etc.
  • Training students for competitive exams like SAT, GMAT, TOFEL etc.
  • Organizing sessions & workshops on Basic Communication Skills and Life-Skills for students aspiring towards Higher Studies in Foreign countries- this includes English and other foreign language coaching.
  • Participating in international fairs and inviting foreign academic institutions for greater dialogue and cooperation.
Staff Profile

Prof. Preeti Nair

Head-International Relations Cell

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Education: Ph.D.MBA, UGC-NET (Management), B.Tech (Dairy Technology)
Experience: 15 Years

I consider myself to be a dedicated,self-motivated and a person with high Self Integrity. Challenges and Innovations are a driving force for me. My core aptitude lies is in the area of Strategic Planning and Structuring. Over the years of experience in Industry and Academia, I have gained immense knowledge in Manpower Planning, Resource Allocation and Efficient Delivery of the tasks. Research in the area of Competency Mapping has helped me to understand the importance of correct Recruitment, Training and Performance Management System. International Exposures has value added my skills for creativity and adaptation to new technologies and systems.

Parul University:       Employed since 2008.

  • Head, International Relations Cell since 2016.
  • Associate Professor in the area of Human Resource Management and General Management since 2008.
  • Former Director and Dean, Faculty of Social Work, Parul University from 2015 to 2018.
  • Former Director for the Integrated courses in Management from 2012-2016.
  • Head of the Social Responsive Cell constituted under Parul University since 2015.

Past Experience:

  • Production Officer in Baroda Dairy, Vadodara for span of 8.5 years from 2000-2008.

Educational Qualification:

  • Achieved a Doctoral Degree from Gujarat Technological University, Gandhinagar. The area of work is “A study on identifying Teaching competencies and factors affecting Teaching Competencies with special reference to MBA Institutes in Gujarat.
  • Qualified UGC – NET (University Grants Commission – National Eligibility Test), 2012 in Management Category.
  • MBA –with University Gold Medal in Human Resource from M.S. University of Baroda in 2008.
  • Tech (Dairy Technology) from Gujarat Agricultural University, Anand in 1998.

Areas of Work:

  • Strategic Collaborations with International Universities for Faculty & Student Exchange Programs, Joint Projects, Funded Mobility programs etc.
  • Coordinator for the Indian Summer School Programs hosted by Parul University of International students and Faculties.
  • Coordinator for the Visiting International Professors programs for teaching or summer schools.
  • Teaching subjects in the field of General Management and Human Resource Management
  • Doctoral guide to Research Scholars and Project Guide to Management Students
  • Authored and Presented research papers in the area of general management and Human Resource in various National and International seminars and conferences and attended various Faculty Development Programs.
  • Acted as University Exam Centre In Charge, Coordinator, paper setter, examiner and viva voce expert for various subjects.

She can be reached at:
E-mail: [email protected]
Mobile/Cell: +91-9879856990
Phone Number: +91(0)2668-260376
Fax: +91(0)2668-260201

Postal Address:
International Relations Cell
Parul University,
P.O.Limda,Ta.Waghodia,
Vadodara-391760
India.

Prof. Dhruvil Shah

International Relations Officer

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Education: B.E Computer Science & Engineering
Experience: 2 Years [2 Years – Academia & 1 Year – Event Management]

He facilitates International Exchange Programmes & Study tours for students & faculties. He is engaged in Managing Events and Festival celebrations at Parul University; Fostering Entrepreneurship activities at campus; Promoting Importance of International Education among the students at Campus.

Prof. Suruchi Sharma

International Relations Officer

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Education:ME – Industrial Engineering & Management
Experience:8 Years
Officer Suruchi Sharma plays a central role in supporting the development and delivery of International engagement strategies at Parul University. She is responsible for the management of external relationships with the International Universities will also be involved in the planning and briefing for inward/outward visits with International Academic Partners. She is likewise responsible for developing and organizing Summer Schools at Parul University. She is engaged in encouraging Student exchange programs may that be in the form of Summer School, Semester Exchange, Short Term Programs, Dual Degree Programs, Internship programs, Staff mobility and so on.

She can be reached at:
E-mail: [email protected]
Mobile/Cell: +91-8238233867
Phone Number: +91(0)2668-260366
Fax: +91(0)2668-260201

Postal Address:
International Relations Cell
Parul University,
P.O.Limda,Ta.Waghodia,
Vadodara-391760
India.

Mrs. Shikha Singh

International Relations Officer

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Education:B.E Electronics & Communication Engineering
Experience:2 Years
Officer Shikha Singh plays a central role in supporting the development and delivery of International engagement strategies at Parul University. She is responsible for the management of external relationships with the International Universities, will also be involved in the planning and briefing for inward/outward visits with International Academic Partners.She is the coordinator for Study Abroad programme at Parul University. she is also responsible for developing and organizing Summer Schools at Parul University. She is involved in facilitating Student exchange programs may that be in the form of Summer School, Semester Exchange, Short Term Programs, Dual Degree Programs, Internship programs, Staff mobility etc.

She can be reached at:
E-mail: [email protected]
Mobile/Cell: +91-8238669364
Phone Number: +91(0)2668-260366
Fax: +91(0)2668-260201

Postal Address:
International Relations Cell
Parul University,
P.O.Limda,Ta.Waghodia,
Vadodara-391760
India.

Mr. Jignesh Mistry

International Relations Officer

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Education:Master of Business Administration – Finance
Experience:10 Years
Officer Jignesh Mistry plays a central role in study abroad program and supporting the development of partnership and collaboration of Parul University at global level institutions. He is responsible for the management of external relationships with the International Universities and handled study abroad program. His duty involves support to lead & manage a range of project works for development and maintain international partnership. He is responsible for all VISA related activities for students of Study Abroad Program.

He can be reached at:
E-mail: [email protected]
Mobile/Cell: +91-9898063037
Phone Number: +91(0)2668-260366
Fax: +91(0)2668-260201

Postal Address:
International Relations Cell
Parul University,
P.O.Limda,Ta.Waghodia,
Vadodara-391760
India.

Ms. Bansi Dadhania

International Relations Officer

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Education:Masters of Biotechnology and Bachelors of Education
Experience:5 Years
Promoting, Counseling and Assisting Parul University students for Study Abroad program at Global Universities. Coordinating with different universities for study abroad program. Facilitating students exchange programs like summer school, semester exchange, short term programs, dual degree programs, internship programs, staff mobility etc. Guiding students for IELTS coaching and other relevant exams for Study Abroad at the university platform.

She can be reached at:
E-mail: [email protected]
Mobile/Cell: +91-9408584860
Phone Number: +91(0)2668-260366
Fax: +91(0)2668-260201

Postal Address:
International Relations Cell
Parul University,
P.O.Limda,Ta.Waghodia,
Vadodara-391760
India.

Ms. Salony Joshi

International Relations Officer

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Education:Masters of Technology in Computer
Experience:2.2 Years
Officer Salony counsels students for Study Abroad Program. She is also responsible for all Financial Aids of the Study Abroad program. Also, facilitating students exchange programs like summer school, semester exchange, short term programs, dual degree programs, internship programs, staff mobility etc.

She can be reached at:
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone Number: +91(0)2668-260366
Fax: +91(0)2668-260201

Postal Address:
International Relations Cell
Parul University,
P.O.Limda,Ta.Waghodia,
Vadodara-391760
India.