Education plays a vital role in building the future of our nation by transforming lives and communities. We have several educator heroes who help students aim high and achieve their potential, often meeting and overcoming considerable challenges along the way. Recently Delhi based MT Research & Educational Services (MTRES) came up with Teaching Excellence Awards (TEA) 2018, to recognize the monumental role teachers play in our society as they instil a desire to learn and achieve and create tomorrow’s leaders. Meet one of the awardees, Mr. Hardeep Singh, Assistant Professor and Head (Training and Placement Department) at Ferozepur College of Engineering and Technology (FCET), Ferozepur, Punjab, who has been honoured with Excellent Teacher Award in MTRES TEA 2018.
A MBA with specialization in HR, Marketing and FRPM (Research Fellowship Programme in Management), Mr Singh started his professional career in the corporate world with Citigroup in 2002. However, he realized that his true calling is in the education sector and after serving for 5 years in the corporate world, he joined engineering education sector in 2007. His unquenchable thirst for knowledge led him to complete M.Phil. in Management and Post MBA Diploma in Training and Development (got cash prize and Certificate of Merit). He has also received Gold Medal in FRPM. Presently, he is working with Ferozepur College of Engineering and Technology (FCET), Ferozepur, Punjab, as Assistant Professor and Head of its Training and Placement department.
Teaching students in an excellent result oriented manner is my passion.
As a faculty, Mr Singh has taught Management subjects to B.Tech, ME and MBA students. He believes in the usage of modern techniques and digital media to guide students in application of knowledge gained in classrooms to real-life situations. As the head of Training and Placement department, he has extensive experience in the field of Student relations, Corporate relations, Soft skill Development, Training & Placements and Counselling. He has been highly respected and lauded for his corporate communication abilities, formulating the best industry-academic relationships and successful execution of placements in the institution.
I am thankful to my mentors like Prof. J.S. Jogi, Prof. Bikram Pal Singh and Dr. D.P. Kothari who keep me always exhilarated to strive for the highest level. My son Mr. Gurpreet Singh and my daughter Miss. Harkirandeep Kaur are a continuous source of strength for me to keep doing something really noteworthy for the society. They always remain keen to see my achievements well highlighted in academic fields.
Mr Singh has published more than 100 International and National Research Publications in Conference Proceedings and journals of national and International repute like Elsevier, Scopus, IEEE, Springer, etc. He is member of Editorial Board and Advisory Board of various national and international journals of international repute. He has guided more than 100 projects of the students of BTech and MBA. He has also guided and assisted several MTech students in their paper publication process.
Mr Singh has authored two books. He is working on other three books co-authored by Dr D. P. Kothari (well-known scientist and educationist), Prof. J. S. Jogi and Prof. Bikram Pal Singh. His profile has been included in World Book of Researchers 2018 to be published at Oxford, United Kingdom, in Dec’18.
My focus is on development of unique and innovative ideas and prepare research papers in my areas of research for national and international conferences and publications.
He is a life member of many national & international bodies like IAER, CSI, IACSIT, IEDRC, ASR MAG, APBITMS, IFRSA, ISTD, PCMA, IIEM, IETE and BPM. He has received numerous awards from prestigious institutions of international repute. He has been esteemed to deliver Key Note Addresses, Speeches, Invited Talks, Expert Lectures at various seminars and conferences at national and international level. He has also been frequently invited as Conference Chair, Session Chair and Advisory Board Member for a number of conferences held in India and abroad.
To do something really meaningful in favour of society and my students keeps me fully encouraged and energized.
An Academician, a Researcher, an Author, an Orator, a Motivational Speaker , a Mentor and an astute administrator, Mr Singh has donned many roles during his illustrious career in the field of education. He aspires to become a renowned teacher by creating more and more successful bright candidates that serve for the greater good of our society and our country. He is also working on his passion of becoming an Expert Speaker, Key Note Speaker, Orator and Motivational Speaker. Presently he is working on a research proposal (to be sent to IRDA under Research Grant Scheme) for research work in the area related to Consumer Education and Perceptions of insurance industry.
MTRES is doing a very appreciable job in the field of education by motivating the educators. It is really a social service. I am very thankful to MTRES for providing a platform where achievers have been selected and honoured with suitable awards. I would like to remain connected with MTRES to participate in social service in field of edu.
MT Research & Educational Services is an initiative to bridge the gap between academics and industry. It was founded in 2013 in Delhi with the combination of industry, academic and research personnel. They execute various educational events (Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Short Term Courses, Trainings and Competitions) throughout India. They provide various educational platforms for direct engagement of students, academicians and corporates. They execute internships and placement drives also in colleges. MTRES Website