Ques 1. Kindly tell us about your experience in the education industry and what makes it the best industry to work in?
Ans. Gian Jyoti Group of Institutions is the only educational group among our contemporaries with more than 40 years of experience in education and offering quality education from kindergarten to Ph.D. level. As a management institute, we have a rich legacy of over 18 years with more than 7000 alumni. We are situated in the heart of Mohali with a safe residential and market neighborhood at a distance of 3 Kms from ISBT, Sec-43, Chandigarh. No other institute can boast of such a convenient location rich experience.
Ques 2.Any of the significant challenges you faced as the Chairman of Gian Jyoti Group of Institutions?
Ans. No significant challenge has been faced as chairman. But the only challenge which I have faced was when the faculty behaves unethically and leave for petty gains without caring about the students when they leave during the semester.
Ques 3.How does your curriculum ensure best practices of the industry?
Ans. Only those universities/ institutes are going to survive which offer quality education and inculcate the requisite knowledge set among students so as to make them employable. We intend to stay afloat by:
a. Investing in faculty resources by hiring most qualified and experienced faculty
b. By focusing on improving their academic and research credentials of the institute and faculty
c. By offering an intellectually stimulating environment to the students through class discussions, industrial visits, case studies, role plays, simulation exercises
d. Empowering the students to enable them to realize their potential
e. Ensuring holistic development of the students with a focus on academics, soft skills, personality development, sports and other extra-curricular activities
f. Offering well-stocked libraries with latest journals and intellectual resources
g. Ensuring requisite industry exposure and quality placements for the students
Ques 4. What goals do you have in your mind for Gian Jyoti Group of Institutions?
Ans. We have planned for further expansion in the field of Education and aims to strengthen the quality in education through Gian Jyoti faculty.
Ques 5.You pride yourself on the level of education and responsibility you teach here to students. How do you ensure the quality of education in your institution?
Ans. We have one of the most qualified and experienced faculty, average age of faculty being more than 37 years and average experience of faculty being more than 15 years. Our institute offers a lush green Wi-Fi Campus Well-furnished Class Rooms & computer lab, well-stocked libraries, conference halls, playgrounds, hostels with all modern facilities, and its own fleet of buses to transport students from different places in and around Chandigarh.
Ques 6.How do you build a positive school culture or climate?
Ans. We at Gian Jyoti Group of Institutions impart knowledge to the student community in order to enhance their intellectual skills and inculcate requisite skills in them so that they could undertake professional responsibilities. However, it has to be understood that academic institute should majorly be the factory houses for creating knowledge. For the purpose, they have to incentivize their faculty to undertake research in a big way. The focus on research is directly linked to improving the global ranking of any institute.
Ques 7.How do you tend to establish a relation with the students?
Ans. We make special efforts to establish a strong relationship with our students. We engage our students in a number of activities through under NCC, NSS & Rotaract Club. This brings them nearer to each other.
Ques 8.How do you look at the growth of students through placement opportunities available at Gian Jyoti Group Of institutions? How do you wish to push the envelope further?
Ans. Students of Gian Jyoti are placed in good and responsible positions in various government\semi govt organizations, the private sector, and academic institutions. Many of them are successful entrepreneurs providing jobs to others as well. So, placements play important role in students’ life and making them successful in life.
Ques 9.What is your philosophy of leadership? How would you describe your leadership style?
Ans. Leadership for me is nurturing and enhancing my people to make them successful in their lives and more over leadership is not a position or title, it is action and example for others. Ups and downs in life are very important to keep us going because a straight line even in an ECG means we are not alive, so I don’t believe in taking right decisions, I take decisions and make them right.
Ques 10.Any suggestions you would like to give to the current youth and the aspiring students?
Ans. Dear students, "You are the nation-builders. You are the movers of technology. You are the agents of change." The knowledge that you will gain, the fine qualities that you will imbibe and the technical skills that you will learn to apply will be your major contribution to your parents, to society, and towards the nation. Always remember, great effort bears the sweet fruit of success. We want you to taste the fruit of success once and for the rest of your life, you will never rest.Last Updated - 10 May 2017