Thoudam Prabha Devi is the vice-chancellor of the Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women's University in Jaipur. She is the youngest women vice-chancellor in India.
Such a Long Journey is a 1991 novel by Rohinton Mistry. It was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and won several other awards. In 2010 the book made headlines when it was withdrawn from the University of Mumbai's English syllabus after complaints from the Maharashtrian politician Aditya Thackeray.
Lieutenant General Zameer Uddin Shah, PVSM, SM, VSM is a retired senior General of the Indian Army. He last served as the Deputy Chief of Army Staff, Indian Army. After retirement, he served for some time as an administrative member on the bench of the Armed Forces Tribunal. He was the Vice-Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University.
Locket Chatterjee is a Bengali actress, politician and Member of Parliament for Hooghly, West Bengal, India. She is also a classical dancer. She completed her training in Bharat Natyam, Kathakali, Manipuri and Creative, but is better known as an actress. Previously, she was the state president of BJP Mahila Morcha, the women's wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party in West Bengal. Now she is a General Secretary of Bharatiya Janata Party, West Bengal
Rama Devi Women's University is a state university for women in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. It was founded as the Rama Devi Women's College in 1964 in a small building in Bhubaneswar. It is named after Ramadevi Choudhury. It is the first Women's university of Odisha.
Mrunalini Devi Puar was an Indian educator and first woman chancellor of a recognized Indian university with more than 35,000 students.
The Banaras Hindu University Students' Union generally abbreviated as "BHU Students' Union or BHUSU", is Students' union of Banaras Hindu University. The Students' Union is responsible for representing students, both within the University and externally for all academic, non-academic and student welfare purposes.
Tonthoingambi Leishangthem, popularly known as Tonthoi, is an Indian film actress. She has established a career in Manipuri films and is the recipient of several awards, including a National Film Award. Her hard work and dedication was paid off when she received FAM's Best Actress of the Year Award for 2012. She is a native of Chingkhu, Khundrakpam, Manipur, India. She was born to Leishangthem Ibungomacha Singh and Leishangthem (Ongbi) Leibaklei Devi. She is a B.Com graduate and has taken keen interest in performing arts since very young age. Tonthoi loves sports and has actively been volunteering in social service since her childhood. She completed her Master in Social Work from Manipur University.
Mushi Santappa was an Indian polymer chemist, leather technologist and a vice chancellor of Sri Venkateswara University and the University of Madras. He was one of the founder directors of Avanti Leathers Limited and was known for his researches on the synthesis of graft copolymers, the properties of macromolecules, and osmotic techniques. He was an elected Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Sciences, India, Royal Institute of Chemistry and New York Academy of Sciences and a founder fellow of the Academy of Sciences, Chennai. The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, the apex agency of the Government of India for scientific research, awarded him the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology, one of the highest Indian science awards, in 1967, for his contributions to chemical sciences.
Professor Paramjit Singh Jaswal is the Vice Chancellor of Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law in Patiala, Punjab, India and the former Chairperson of Department of Laws, Panjab University, Chandigarh. Jaswal is the recipient of a Fulbright Scholar. Together with his wife Professor Nishta Jaswal, VC, HP, NLU, in 2018 they became the first couple to be Vice-Chancellors of the National Law Universities at the same time. In 2019 he was one of the organizers of the Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law's Mega Legal Services Camp.
Maharaja Surajmal Brij University, formerly Brij University, Bharatpur, is a state university located at Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India. As of 2019, it operates from the campus of Maharani Shri Jaya College.
Manoj Kumar Chauhan is an IAS officer who is currently posted as Director, Agricultural Marketing and Foreign Trade in Government of Uttar Pradesh.
Patliputra University (PPU) is a collegiate public state university located in Patna, Bihar, India. It was established by an act of the state legislature in 2018. As a collegiate university, its main functions are divided between the academic departments of the university and affiliated colleges. The university has 125 affiliated colleges including twenty-five constituent colleges, two engineering colleges and a dozen pharmacy colleges spread over Patna and Nalanda district.
Najma Akhtar is an Indian academic and academic administrator. Since April 2019, she has been the Vice Chancellor of the Jamia Millia Islamia, an Indian university. She is the first woman to hold the post.
Sonali Chakravarti Banerjee is an Indian academic and the current vice-chancellor of the University of Calcutta, India.
Carissa Shiwen Yip is an American chess player. In September 2019, she was the top rated female player in the United States and the youngest female chess player to defeat a grandmaster, which she did at age ten. In October 2019, she became the youngest American woman in history to qualify for the title of International Master.