General Council

Governance of IIIT-Delhi

IIIT-Delhi was created by the Delhi Govt. in 2008 as per the Act of Delhi Government

  • General Council is the highest body overseeing the institute, and advises the Chancellor.
  • The IIIT-Delhi Act ensures administrative and academic autonomy in the following way:

Administrative autonomy

  • Board of Governors consists of 4 experts, 2 Govt. nominees, 2 professors, the Director, and the Chairman.
  • Board decides the salaries, the number of positions, selects the 4 experts.

Academic autonomy

  • Senate & Board can start degrees/programs.
  • Senate is empowered to take all academic decisions.

The members of the governing bodies are listed below.

 

General Council
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Sh. Anil Baijal, Chancellor
Lt. Governor, Delhi
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Mr. Kiran Karnik, Chairman
Former President, NASSCOM
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Prof. Ranjan Bose
Director, IIIT-Delhi
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Prof. Ashutosh Sharma
Secretary, DST
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Dr. G. Narendra Kumar
Principal Secretary, TTE
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Mr. Rajeev Verma
Principal Secretary - Finance, GNCT
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Dr. G. Satheesh Reddy
Head DRDO
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Ms. Neeta Verma
Director General, NIC
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Ms. Debjani Ghosh
President, NASSCOM
IIIT-Delhi General Council
Sh. Ajay Prakash Sawhney
Secretary, DeitY
   

 

Previous General Council Members
Smt. Punya Salila Srivastava, Principal Secretary, TTE Sh. S. N. Sahai, Principal Secretary – Finance, GNCTD
Mr. R Chandrashekhar, President, NASSCOM Smt. Aruna Sundararajan, Secretary, DeitY
Mr. R. S. Sharma, Secretary, DeitY Mr. Tapan Ray, Ex Director General, NIC
Dr. A. Mohan, Ex Director General, NIC Mr. R. K. Verma, Ex Principal Secretary, TTE
Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director General, NIC Dr. T. Ramasami, Ex Secretary, DST
Dr. Rajiv Sharma, Executive Director, Indo U.S. Science and Technology Forum Dr. J Satyanarayana, Ex Secretary, DeitY
Dr. Avinash Chander, Head DRDO Ms. Renu Verma, Principal Secretary - Finance, GNCT

 

Board of Governors

Mr. Kiran Karnik, Chairman
Former President, NASSCOM

Mr. Arvind Singhal
Founder and CMD, Technopak

Prof. Ranjan Bose
Director, IIIT-Delhi

Dr. G. Narendra Kumar
Principal Secretary, TTE

Mr. Rajeev Verma
Principal Secretary - Finance, GNCT

Ms. Sandhya Vasudevan
Managing Director, Deutsche Bank Group

Ms. Neelam Dhawan
Head of India Advisory Board, IBM

Mr. Som Mittal
Former President, NASSCOM

Dr. Anubha Gupta
Professor, IIIT-Delhi

Dr. Anand Srivastava
Professor, IIIT-Delhi
   

 

Previous Board Members
Sh. S N Sahai Smt. Punya Salila Srivastava
Sh. R Chandrashekhar Sh. Anand Prakash, Ex Principal Secretary (DTTE)
Dr. Narendra Kumar, Ex Principal Secretary (DTTE) Prof. Ranjit Roy Chaudhury
Sh. Phiroz Vandrevala, Executive Director, TCS Mr. R. K. Verma, Ex Principal Secretary, TTE
Sh. V. V. Bhatt, Ex Principal Secretary (Finance) Sh. D. M. Spolia, Ex Principal Secretary (Finance)
Sh. Rajendra Kumar, Secretary (DTTE) Prof. Rajeev Sangal, Director, IIT-BHU
Dr. P. Anandan, MD, Microsoft Research of India Mr. M. M. Kutty, Ex Principal Secretary - Finance, GNCT
Sh. J. P. Singh, Ex Principal Secretary (Finance) Sh. Shakti Sinha, Ex Principal Secretary (Finance)
Sh. Mohandas Pai, Chairman, Manipal Global Education Service Prof. Bijendra N Jain, VC, BITS Pilani, Rajasthan
Dr. Jai Menon, Director, Bharti Airtel Prof. Indira J Parikh,
Prof. Dinesh Singh, Ex VC Delhi University Mr. S. D. Shibulal, Co-founder and ex-CEO, Infosys
Dr. Anand Deshpande, CEO and Founder, Persistent Systems Mr. Praveer Sinha, CEO, Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited
Mr. Sheo Pratap Singh, Ex Principal Secretary, TTE