Dr. Uday Kumar Khanikar
National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh



PhD in Business Administration from Gauhati University
MBA with specialization in Human Resource Management & Marketing from DU
M. Sc. (Agri) with specialization in Tea Husbandry in Technology from AAU, Jorhat
PG Certificate Course in Basics of Law from Gauhati University

Professional Experience:
Dr. Khanikar has joined as Registrar in NIT Arunachal Pradesh on 09/07/2019. He has about 20 years of administrative experience in different Universities, Research Institutions, distance learning Institutions with exposures in the areas of General Administration, Manpower Management, Purchase
& Inventory Management, HRD, Financial Management, Estate Management, Research Project Management, management of distance education along with conduct of Public Examinations of national level.

Dr Khanikar has worked in different organizations in various capacities as below: Joint Registrar, Gauhati University
 Regional Director, National Institute of Open Schooling (Under MHRD), Guwahati Regional Centre (On deputation from Gauhati University).
 Deputy Registrar, Gauhati University
 Administrative Manager, Guwahati Biotech Park, Technology Complex, IIT Guwahati.
 Project Manager, Regional Medical Research Centre, NE Region, ICMR, Dibrugarh
 Research Officer (Non medical), Regional Medical Research Centre, NE Region, ICMR, Dibrugarh
 Development Officer, Dibrugarh University
 Manager, Dibrugarh University Tea Plantation Project, New Rajabheta Tea Co. (p) Ltd.

(i) ‘Evaluation of Effectiveness of Training to Employees of few Selected Higher Educational Institutions of Assam, India’ – Published in Abhinav National Monthly Referred Journal of Research in Commerce & Mnagement, Volume 7, Issue 2 (February, 2018), ISSN-2277-1166.
(ii) ‘Study on Professional Skills of Non Teaching Staff and Assessment of Training Needs : A Case Study of Selected Higher Educational Institutions from Assam, India’ – Published in Gian Jyoti e- Journal, Volume 8, Issue 1, January –March, 2018, e-ISSN-2250-348X.

He has published numbers of articles in popular daily’s and Magazines.

Workshop/ Training Programme attended:
Dr Khanikar attended numbers of Workshop/ Seminar/ Training programmes on academic administration in different organizations as given below:
(i) ‘National Workshop on Leadership Development in Higher Education for University Administrators’ organized by the National Institute of Educational Planning & Administration (NIEPA) during January 07-09, 2018 at New Delhi.
(ii) Training on ‘e-Procurement’ sponsored by DoPT, Government of India from 28 th to 30 th November, 2018 at Assam Administrative Staff College.
(iii) ‘National Workshop on Autonomy and Governance in Higher Education’ organized by the Department of Higher and Professional Education, National University of Educational Planning and Administration, New Delhi from December 19-21, 2014.
(iv) Workshop on ‘Advanced Data Analysis Using SPSS and AMOS’ organized during July 28-30, 2014 by the Department of Business Administration, Tezpur University.
(v) Workshop on ‘Research Methodology in Social Science’, held from 19-28 February, 2014 in the Assam University, Diphu Campus, Diphu, Assam.
(vi) ‘Academic Administrators Workshop’ organized by the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) New Delhi, India from 28 th Jan, 2013 to 2 nd Feb, 2013.
(vii) Management Development Programme (MDP) on ‘IT in Governance & Public Procurement’ organized by the National Institute of Financial Management, Faridabad, Haryana on 7 th to 9 th March, 2011.
(viii) National Workshop cum exhibition on ‘Biodiesel in North East’ at Guwahati on 17 th & 19 th Oct, 2006 organised by the NEDFi.
(ix) Seminar on ‘Solid Waste Management’ in the Dibrugarh University on 20 th Dec, 2007 funded by the Ministry of Environment and Forest, Govt. of India.
(x) Workshop on ‘Role of Internal Quality Assurance Cell in promoting Internal Quality Assurance System in Higher Educational Institution’ organized in the Dibrugarh University on 25 th & 26 th Nov, 2007 funded by the National Assessment & Accreditation Council.