Dr. Harsh Sadawarti

Vice Chancellor ,CT University

Ph.D. C.S.E

Contact Details – vc@ctuniversity.in , 9814078621

An eminent academician & excellent administrator with 24 years of experience in General Administration, Research & Development and Teaching Functions. Possessing high academic credibility, clear strategic vision and outstanding leadership qualities. Currently, serving as Vice Chancellor of CT University, Ludhiana, Dr. Sadawarti has been monumental for development of corporate planning across CT University and setting academic & corporate goals and objectives for departments. He is responsible for providing executive leadership in assisting the Chancellor in the overall planning, organizing, and controlling of the academic program areas. Developing and planning academic programs, budgeting, resource allocation, supervising staff development programs, monitoring personnel actions. Promoting the University in a regional, national and international context and to increase the financial resources available to the University in order to realize the full potential of the University. His commitment of furthering the University’s interest by liasoning with academic institutions, business organizations and industries across the country has taken the University to the next level. Has more than 80 research publications in various national, international conferences and journals to credit. Has supervised 8 Ph.D Scholars, 2 M.Phil scholars and 12 M.Tech scholars. Taught various subjects like Computer System Architecture, Database Management System, Operating System, Compiler Design, Microprocessor, System Analysis & Design.


Dr. Jagtar Singh Dhiman, Registrar, CT University .

Ph.D. Agriculture

Contact Details –  registrar@ctuniversity.in , 9815659837
Dr Dhiman is an eminent agricultural scientist with over 38 years of experience in general administration, academics, research management, and extension education. He has served in various capacities such as  Registrar of CT University (February 19, 2018 to date), Director Media Relations of CT University (Additional Charge), Registrar of Guru Kashi University (GKU) (February 2017 to February 18, 2018), Vice Chancellor of GKU (Additional Charge); Pro-Vice Chancellor of GKU (Additional Charge); Additional Director Research (NR&PHM) of PAU (2012 to 2016); Additional Director Research (Crop Improvement)of PAU (Additional Charge, 2014- 2015); Head, Department of Soil Science of PAU (Additional Charge, 2015, 2016); Additional Director Communication of PAU (2007 to 2012); Senior Plant Pathologist; Plant Pathologist; Asstt Plant Pathologist; etc. For his contributions, Dr Dhiman has been recognized with coveted awards/honours/distinctions such as: Commonwealth PDF in UK (1989-90), SRF in ICAR scheme (1981-83; ICAR SRF (1978-82): Merit Fellowship of PAU (1978-79): GOI National Scholarship (1976-77; 77-78); Punjab State Merit Scholarship (1973-74).

He has been the recipient of N.N. Mohan Memorial Award (2004); Advance Increment – PAU in recognition of outstanding research (1993); Emblem Award by Society of Mycology and Plant Pathology, Udaipur (1984 ); Emblem Award by Indian Society of Plant Pathologists (1988), PAUTA Best Teacher Award (1991); Dr M.S.Randhawa Memorial Award by Literary and Academic Wing of Malwa Sabhyacharak Manch (2006); Prof Mohan Singh Award by Dhan Pothohar Brotherhood Society; Baba Bulleh Shah Award by Baba Bulleh Shah Foundation; Prof Mohan Singh Mela Award (2016), etc.
Dr Dhiman has been solicited for Book/Paper reviewing by many publishers. He served as Reviewing Editor of Journal of Crop Improvement (USA); Chief Editor of Bahumantvi Kheti (Guru Gobind Singh Study Circle); Editor, Journal of Research(PAU)  and Progressive Farming and several booklets (PAU), etc.  He has served as Editor (Hony) of International Sanjh magazine (Shahmukhi and Punjabi) of Punjabi Culture; Chief Advisor, Prof Mohan Singh Memorial Foundation; Team Member, Academy of Punjab in North America- APNA (USA),etc.He is Life Member, Fellow(1986) and Councillor  of Indian Phytopathological Society (IPS); Life Member and Councillor Indian Society of Plant Pathologists (INSOPP); Dr. Dhiman has been associated with development of administration and governance plans, University Rules and Regulations, planning, monitoring and evaluation procedures for different constituent Schools at CT University, etc and is  providing executive assistance to the Vice Chancellor in the overall planning, organizing, and overseeing the day to day University activities. His commitment of furthering the University’s interest by fostering ties with academia, business organizations and industry within the country and abroad has made the University scale newer heights.He has published 85 research papers in reputed journals, 18 review papers, 5 books/ documentary reviews, 27 books (11 scientific; 10 literary; 6 translated); 10 Book Chapters; 4 Folders;  17 compilations; 99 abstracts; 6 lead papers, 120 popular articles; 22 editorials, etc. and translated literary books into English, Punjabi and Hindi. With PGDC in Agricultural Journalism, Dr Dhiman has a flair for literary and creative writing. With One year course in French, Dr Dhiman is also apt in French language.He is well known among Indian agricultural scientists due to his expertise in crop epidemiology; disease prediction models, bio-intensive eco-friendly and sustainable disease management strategies and development of disease tolerant varieties (8) of horticultural crops. He is a great motivator to students, a true mentor in the real sense.

Dr G.S Bakshi

Dean Academics

Ph.D. Management

Contact Details – dean.academics@ctuniversity.in , 9815985151

Dr. Gurvinder Pal Singh an MBA and Ph.D. in Management from Punjabi University, Patiala. He has versatile experience of teaching, placements and examinations. He has worked as Head of the Department, Placement Head of the Institute and Head of the Institute in various prominent educational institutions of the region. He has more than 15 years of teaching experience apart from working with corporate sector. He has been an active resource person to various institutes of the region and chaired sessions in the seminars and conferences.

Dr Sukhdev Singh

Dean Research & Professor-in- Management, CT University, Ludhiana.

Contact details – dean.ri@ctuniversity.in

He has Teaching Experience of 36 years and 20 years of Research experience. More than 20 publications in International Journals and more than 25 in National Journals. He has 2 books after his name and awarded for contribution to teaching profession by Shaheed Sewa Memorial Society. More than 30 times he has addressed various sessions by being ‘Key Note Speaker’ also, organised various educational trips, workshops and seminars. Even, chaired more than 15 conferences and seminars.


Dr Pushpinder Singh Aulakh

Ph.D.  Horticulture

Contact Details : pushpinder17509@ctuniversity.in

Dr Aulakh is an eminent Agricultural cum Horticultural scientist over 32 years of experience in General Administration, Research Management, Academics and Extension Education. He has served in various capacities such as Director Horticulture cum Mission Director, Punjab (2017 to 2018); Additional Director of Extension Education , PAU ( 2014 to 2017); Additional Director of Research (Horticulture of PAU (2013 to2014); Head Department of Horticulture cum Director Students’Welfare & Director PHPTC,PAU ( 2009 to 2013); Director RRS,PAU Abohar ( 2006 to 2009) ; Director RRS, Balachaur, PAU ( 2004 to 2006) and Senior Horticulturist, Horticulturist & Asstt. Horticulturist, at Abohar, Balachaur & Bathinda,Also Served as Dean Students’Welfare and Director Sports, GKU, Talwandi Sabo  (July to December,2019. Now serving as Head of Shool of Agriculture and Natural Sciences CT University Ludhiana w.e.f January2020

He has been recipient of Shri Hans Raj Pahwa Memorial Award (2002) ; Srimati Harpal Kaur Memorial Award (2007) ; Fellow of Indian Society of Citriculture. Nagpur (2007); Shri Girdhari Lal Chadha Gold Medal ( 2013) and Conferred Fellowship by Indian Academy of Horticulture Sciences, New Delhi ( 2018-2019)

Dr Aulakh visited on official tour to Geneva( America) ; Israel ; Bangkok and Faislabad Pakistan to participate in Conferences and Fruit logistica

Handled 10 Adhoc Research and Extension Projects Funded by ICAR and World Bank. He has published 212 Research Publications, 2 books; Participated in 157 ( 11 International & 146 National conferences/ Symposia/Workshops and published 139 Extension/ Popular Articles .

Delivered 55 Radio & TV Talks, Participated in 88 Farmer Scientist Interaction Programmes as Resource Personnel. Organized Kisan Melas and  Field Days in PAU and  Research Stations.

Dr Aulakh Nominated  as  Member of Management Committee, NRCC, Nagpur for 3 years. Served as Chairman of Screening committee and member of selection committee of  Principal Scientists in ASRB, New Delhi. Member of Board of Management, PAU, Board of Studies, GNDU Amritsar, Member of Board of Directors of PAIC, PAGREXO, Punjab Mandi  Board & Forest Corporation ltd. Executive Member of PAMETI & PHPTC


Bharat Sharma

(Director of Student’s Affairs)

Contact Details- student.affairs@ctuniversity.in , 9646756068

Bharat Sharma is Director of Student Affairs at CT University. He is most enthusiastic personality who always focus on equality, quality and student.He is responsible for the overall functioning and performance of the Department of Student Affairs and Services , providing day-to- day leadership and direction with respect to policies, practices, systems and operations in Athletics, Aboriginal Student Services, Student Engagement/Campus Life, Centre for Students with Disabilities, Counselling Services. The Director oversees scheduling and work assignments, is responsible for ensuring quality standards, completing evaluations, handling complaints, grievances and appeals and performing other duties as required. The Director contributes to the University success by providing input into the development of the Division’s and University strategic and operational plans, and by ensuring that the University achieves its student engagement and retention goals.There are 15 departments running under Director of Student Affairs. The office of Director of Student Affairs run under the umbrella of Worthy Vice Chancellor of CT University.



Dr Punam Rattan



Contact Details- punamrattan.17382@ctuniversity.in ,7888493133

Dr. Punam Rattan has rich experience of over 20 years. She has published books named Computer System Architecture, Introduction to Microprocessor and Digital Electronics. She emphasizes stress on practical exposure to the students in the field of Engineering and Computer Applications. She has published 14 papers in various National/International Conferences/Journals. She has also organized seminar/workshops/conferences as organizing secretary.  Presently 4 Ph.D, 1 M.Phil and 1 M.Tech scholars are doing their research work under her supervision.  She has attended many FDP programmes from TTTI Chandigarh, Thapar University, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, PTU and many more.


Dr. Kavita Sharma ( Head of School of Management Studies )

Contact details-  kavita.17054@ctuniversity.in , 9988878901

She is having 18.7 years of Teaching Experience. She has 16 Research Paper Publication in Journals; she contributed chapters in three books and has 1 article to her credit. She has attended & participated in 8 National, 2 International Conferences, 6 Seminars, 2 Workshops and 10 Faculty Development Programs. She organized one FDP of PTU, 4 EDP’s and 4 MDP’s of Ministry of Small Medium Enterprises, New Delhi in her career. She is National Doctoral Fellowship Awardee by AICTE. She got appreciation award by ZIIEI and MSME-DI, Ludhiana twice for her contribution in Incubation and organizing EDP’s and MDP’s. She is life time member of PCMA. She is PTU Authorized Human Value Specialist and Resource person of MSME-DI Ludhiana. She is Six Sigma Green Belt holder. She is also SAP Certified. She is also taking care of Foreign Affairs Cell and Core member of Priority Monitoring and Evaluation Cell and IIC cell of MHRD at CT University. She is Vice President of Incubation Centre of MSME. She teaches in the area of Finance.

Dr. Pravin Kumar

Professor & Head

School of Humanities and Physical Education

Contact Details- pravin.16003@ctuniversity.in, 9814035630

He is a PhD with teaching experience of 24 years. He has published 09 books and 25 publications in National and International research papers. He has supervised 22 MPhil students and 03 PhD candidates. Seminar/Conferences/Workshops attended by him are 18.


Dr. Saurabh Sharma

HOS (School of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Sciences)

Ph.D. Pharmacy

Contact Details – saurabhsharma.17123@ctuniversity.in , 7307355443

Dr. Saurabh Sharma is working as Head of School at Pharmaceutical and healthcare Sciences, CT University, Ludhaina (Punjab). He has to his credit 13 years of rich teaching (both undergraduate and postgraduate students) and research experience in Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. Dr. Saurabh Sharma is a dedicated, resourceful and innovative instructor, who strives to help students change marginal grades into excellent grades and supports the colleagues. He has an excellent track record as Pharmacy educationist and researcher. He has authored 42 International research papers and 2 books with particular emphasis on investigation of molecular interventions on vascular dysfunction in Pathobiology of Cardiac, Brain and Pulmonary circulations. He has previously served in ISF College of Pharmacy (2006-2017) as Head of Department (Pharm D and Pharmacology). He has guided more than 30 PG students in various research projects. He is the recipient of OD Gulati award in the area of cardiovascular research in 2009 and 2010. He has received major grants from AICTE (Research promotion scheme) and Indian Council of medical research (ICMR) for projects on Vascular biology.

No. of Publications : 42


Dr.Kamaljeet Kaur

Principal, School of law

Contact Details – Director.law@ctuniversity.in ,

Dr Kamaljeet kaur has a rich experience of over 12 years , she is also the cordinator for IQAC. She is has also published books named Narco-Terrorism ,Criminal justice system of india, International Drug trafficking and terrorism: A Dangerous mix and International Drug and Terrorism: An assault on human rights. She lays stress on practical exposure to the students in the field of law.



Gagandeep Singh

HEAD (Department of Hotel Management )

Contact details – gagandeep17446@ctuniversity.in , 9815069555

Having more than11years experience (5.5 years in industry and 6.5 years in academics at university). Worked with domestic airline& five star properties like ITC Maurya, Taj Group, Fortune Klassic & Park Plaza and furthermore, acted as a prominent support with many of the prime institutes and universities of region.

Expertise in developing training programs, budgets, checklists, and sop’s for the accommodation practices. Savant in case handling, up selling techniques and specialized in public relations. Have imparted the competency in the team which was headed at the time of operations and even in the students so as to develop public relationships by applying personal expertise. Had developed training programs, budgets, checklists, sop’s for the accommodation and kitchen during operation & academics practice.

Along with that, have 12 research papers in the account and has also got a chance to present cooking shows on National Television.

Dr. Amit Kumar

HOD (Department of Airlines and Tourism)

Ph.D. Hotel Management

Contact Details – amit.17044@ctuniversity.in , 9896211720

Dr. Amit Kumar is a young and dynamic hospitality professional with more than 9 years of academic and 2 years of industry experience. Recently, he has been conferred with ‘Best Young Researcher’ award at Global Education and Corporate Leadership Awards by GSIR Foundation. He has done his Master’s and Doctorate degree in Tourism Management from Department of Tourism and Hotel Management, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He is also UGC-NET qualified. He earned his MBA in International Hospitality Management from Switzerland. He is specialized in Tourism Management, Airlines Ticketing, Hospitality Human Resource Management and Hospitality Research. Dr. Amit has participated and presented research papers in various International and National Seminars/Conferences/Workshops along with research publications in International and National reputed journals and books. He is also in the panel list of paper setting and evaluation for UG and PG courses in Tourism and Hotel Management of various Universities. He has also developed and updated course structure and syllabus for the different subjects as and when required by different Universities.

Total Number of Publications: 33



Dr. Sachit Vardhan

Deputy Director Research

Ph.D. Mechanical

Contact Details – Sachit.17048@ctuniversity.in , 9417644433

Dr. Sachit Vardhan is Young and Dynamic professional working as Associate Professor and Head in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, CT University, Ludhiana.  He is also serving as Deputy Director, Research & Innovation at CT University, Ludhiana. Dr. Sachit has completed his Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering from SLIET, Longowal with Institute Fellowship by MHRD. Under the category of Young Scientist of India, he was awarded with International Travel Grant by DST in 2015. He has got best paper award in conferences held at NITIE, Mumbai (2014) and at Geeta Engg. College, Panipat (2011).  In his post-graduation, he bagged 2nd position and was conferred with Academic Excellence Award. He has published more than 35 articles/papers in various National and International Journals and Conferences of repute. He is also acting as a reviewer and Editorial member of many renowned International Journals. He has also organized several National and International conferences in India and abroad (as a convener/Organising secretary). Presently, 6 Ph.D and 2 M.Tech. Scholars are working under his supervision.