|Director - Training and Lifelong Learning|
|Mr. Arup Bhattacharya
Director - Training and Lifelong Learning
Chief Manager - HR and Staff Welfare
M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences,
Mr. Arup Bhattacharya took over as Director - Training and Lifelong Learning of M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences from 1st December 2017. He also holds the position of Chief Manager - HR & Staff Welfare from August 2014. He has earned his B.Sc. (specializing in Mathematics) from Bangalore University, B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from Bangalore University, M.S. from IIT Chennai and M.B.A. from Bangalore University. He also hold the credit of winning the first prize in state level mathematics Olympiad at Degree Level. He has over 20 years of Academic and Industry experience. His academic areas of interest and contributions are Advanced Mechanics (both particle and rigid bodies), Non Linear Optimization, Reliability Engineering, Fluid Power Engineering, Heating, Ventilation and Air – conditioning, Production and Operations Management, Operations Research, Project Management, Cost Estimation etc. On industrial front he has a rich experience in the field of Strategic Human Resource and Corporate Relations. He has served in various senior management capacities at multiple organizations holding positions like Manager-Human Resource, Head - Training & Development, Head - Human Resource, Corporate Relationship Officer, Chief Human Resource Officer etc. Prior to the University assignment, he was working as Manager - HR, Planning and Public Relations at M. S. Ramaiah School of Advanced Studies, Peenya, Bangalore.