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C U R R I C U L U M   V I T A E 

 

Name:Dr. AJAY KUMAR JAIN

Father’s Name: Late Shri K.C. Jain

Date of Birth   : March 20, 1963

Current Position Held :     Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

                                      National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research, Bhopal,

                                      (under MHRD, GOI, New Delhi).

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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

·         B.E. (Civil Engineering), M.E. (Structural Engineering), Ph. D.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

·         Diploma in Wind Power Development and Use (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency and LIFE Academy, Sweden)

·        Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Development, IGNOU, New Delhi

WORK EXPERIENCE

1.    Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training & Research, Bhopal (under Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India) from 01.01.2010 to till date.

    • Staff Development of faculty and staff
    • Teaching M. Tech. (Construction Technology Management)

·         Teaching M. E. (Structural Engineering)

    • Guidance in M. Tech./ ME dissertation & projects
    • Guidance for Ph.D.
    • Coordinating Scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics (implemented in 97 Polytechnics of Western Region)
    • Coordinating Scheme of Polytechnics for Persons with Disabilities (implemented in 14 Polytechnics of Western Region)
    • Monitoring and guidance of the above schemes
    • Provide academic support
    • Development of curriculum and other resources

2.    Professor & Head, Centre for Rural Development, NITTTR Bhopal from 23.03.2006 to 31.12.2009.

·         Staff Development of faculty and staff

·         Teaching M. Tech. Ed Programme

·         Coordinating Scheme of Community Polytechnics (implemented in 145 Polytechnics of Western Region)

·         Coordinating Scheme of Polytechnics for Persons with Disabilities (implemented in 14 Polytechnics of Western Region)

·         Monitoring and guidance of the above schemes

·         Provide academic support

·         Development of curriculum and other resources

3.    Professor and Coordinator Persons with Disabilities, Centre for Rural Development, NITTTR Bhopal from 17.09.2004 to 23.03.2006.

·         Staff Development of faculty and staff

·         Teaching M. Tech. Ed. Programme

·         Coordinating Scheme of Community Polytechnics (implemented in 145 Polytechnics of Western Region)

·         Coordinating Scheme of Polytechnics for Persons with Disabilities (implemented in 14 Polytechnics of Western Region)

·         Monitoring and guidance of the above schemes

·         Provide academic support

·         Development of curriculum and other resources

4.    Associate Professor (Centre for Rural Development),NITTTR Bhopal from 17.09.1996 to 16.09.2004.

·         Coordination, guidance & monitoring of the Scheme for Integrating Person with Disabilities in the Mainstream of Technical and Vocational Education of MHRD New Delhi.

·         Staff Development of Polytechnic faculty and staff, teaching, research and other administrative work.

·         Teaching M. Tech. Ed

5.    Senior Project Officer, In-charge of Staff Development, State Project Implementation Unit (SPIU) for World Bank Assisted Project for Technical Education, Directorate of Technical Education, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal from 29.07.1994 to 17.09.1996.

·         Coordination of various staff development Programmes, liaison with different training organizations, planning various staff development programmes, assessment of performance during industrial training and follow up activities.

6.    Reader (Civil), Govt. Engineering College, Sagar, from 05.04.1994 to 28.07.1994.

·         Teaching, Research, Testing & Consultancy.

 

7.    Lecturer (Civil) & Project Manager, SATI, Vidisha from 26.08.1985 to 04.04.1994.

·         Teaching, Research, Site Supervision, Testing & Consultancy.

INTERNATIONAL VISITS

·         British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) ,Vancouver, Canada

·         Asian Institute of Technology Bangkok, Thailand

·         Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago, USA

·         Cape Technickon, Cape Town, South Africa

·         Central Johannesburg College,  Johannesburg, South Africa

·         Kenya Technical Teachers College (KTTC) Nairobi, Kenya

·         Xicheng,  District, Library  Beijing, China

·         Life Academy Sweden Karlstad, Sweden

·         KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm, Sweden

·         Life Academy, Sweden Copenhagen, Denmark.

·         World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology Madrid, Spain

·         International Institute for Educational Planning (IIEP) under UNESCO Paris, France

 

 

 

Professional Responsibilities HELD

·        Senior Project Officer, World Bank Assisted Technical Education Project, SPIU, Directorate of Technical Education, Madhya Pradesh (1994 to 1996).

·         Coordinator, for Western Region Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Community Development of through Polytechnics of MHRD, New Delhi (implemented in 97 Polytechnics in WR, total budget per polytechnic 17 Lakhs . Total budget per year for the scheme in Western Region is about 10 Crores) (2006 to till date).

·         Coordinator, for Western Region Centrally Sponsored Scheme for Integrating Persons with Disabilities in the mainstream of Technical and Vocational Education (2006 to till date).

·         Coordinator, Madhya Pradesh State (2006 to 2010).

·         Project coordinator, Upgradation and design of Curriculum of Rajiv Gandhi Praudyogiki Vishvavidyalaya, Bhopal (2008).

·         Project Manager, Building Centre established under Financial Assistance of HUDCO, Ministry of Urban Development (1985 to 1994).

·         Coordinator, Establishment of “Centre for the Development of Low Cost Housing Technologies” under the assistance from Ministry of Human Resources Development (1985 to 1994).

Contributed substantially as a core team member in the following projects

·         Rajiv Gandhi National Drinking Water Mission. Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India.

·         Environmental Training Institute Project for Karnataka Pollution Control Board Bangalore, Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board Chennai, and Ministry of Foreign Affairs Danida, Denmark.

·         Rajiv Gandhi Community Health Mission for Senior Officers of Govt. of Madhya Pradesh.

Ø  World Bank Assisted Technician Education Project (Tech Ed. II)

Ø  World Bank Assisted Technician Education Project for the Eastern Region State of Nagaland & Arunachal Prdesh (Tech Ed. III) 

Contributed substantially as a core team member in the development of following curriculum and documents

·         Diploma Curriculum of  Civil Engineering discipline for Gujarat Technical University

·         B.E. Curriculum for Rajiv Gandhi Technological University, Bhopal for, Computer Science & Engineering and Electronics & Communication

·         M. Tech. Ed. Curriculum for Specialized Stream Appropriate Technology and Rural Development and Environmental Education

·         M. Tech. Ed. Curriculum for Low Cost Housing

·         M. Tech. Ed. Curriculum for Community Development and Appropriate Technology

·         Developed Modular, Competency Based Curriculum for Non-formal Skill Development Training Programme under Scheme of Community Polytechnics  Developed Curriculum being implemented in 97 Community Polytechnics of  Western Region

·         Competency Based Curriculum for Non-formal Trades

·         Building Construction Curriculum for Vocational Trade for NCERT, New Delhi

Documents Prepared for Ministry of Human Resources Development Govt. of India, New Delhi

·         EFC for Community Polytechnics in India for 9th Plan

·         EFC for Community Polytechnics in India for 10th Plan

·         Scheme of Community Polytechnics – Salient Features

·         Implementation Plan of Community Polytechnics for Effective Implementation of Scheme of Community Polytechnics

·         Vocational Courses for Self Employment in the Proposed Modified Scheme of Community Polytechnics – List of 1000 Trades

·         Competency Based Training, Testing and Certification for Vocational Trades offered by Scheme of Community Polytechnics in Western Region

·         Base paper for Effective Implementation of Scheme of Community Polytechnics in India and Institutional Autonomy

·         Guideline document for implementing centrally sponsored scheme for Integrating Persons with Disabilities in the mainstream of Technical and Vocational Education

·         Guideline document for scheme of ‘Community Development Through Polytechnics’ 2009

·         Guideline document for scheme of Community Polytechnics 2001

Documents Prepared for World Bank Assisted Technician Education Project

·         A Status Report on Staff Development (Tech Ed. II)

·         A Status Report of Project Implementation for World Bank Review Mission (Tech Ed. II)

·         Philosophy and Approach to Internal Revenue Generation in North Hills Region under Tech Ed. –III Project for Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland

·         Philosophy and Approach to Community Service/Community Development Programmes through Community Institute Interaction (CII) Cell in Tech Ed-III Project for Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland

Other Documents

·         Geodesic Dome – Construction Manual

·         Substantially contribute in the development  of following modules under Vocational Education Project (NVEQCF Project),Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi-

Ø  Starting Own/Self Enterprise -Counseling Aspects  (total pages 47)

Ø  Select Rural Business Opportunity ( total pages 62 )

Ø  Arrange Resources (total pages 41 )

Ø  Develop Budget (total pages 56 )

Ø  Develop Marketing Strategy (total pages 53 )

Ø  Assess Demand and Supply (total pages 41 )

Ø  Market Product and Services (total pages 53 )

Ø  Trainer’s Guide (total pages 30 )

Ø  Trainee’s Guide (total pages 15 )

Ø  Assessment Guide (total pages 43 )

Extension and field activitiescoordinated

·         Construction of 92 Geodesic Domes at different locations in Earthquake hit Gujarat, through Community Polytechnics of Gujarat.

·         Low Cost Houses in Basahari Village near Khurai under Technology Transfer in collaboration with Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee.

·         ISTE Winter School on “Alternate Building Materials and Cost Effective Technologies” held at S.A.T.I., Vidisha from February 14-26, 1994 and Sponsored by Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi.

·         Seminar cum Integrated Training Programme on “Low Cost Building Materials and Housing” held at S.A.T.I., Vidisha from 16.09.91 to 19.09.91 and Sponsored by Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee.

·         Programmes for the “Sarpanches and other Representatives of Panchayati Raj Institutions” for initiating Grass Root Level Workers Training under Rajiv Gandhi National Drinking Water Mission of Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India, in the State of Madhya Pradesh. About 30 thousand Grass Root Level workers where Trained under Rajiv Gandhi National Drinking Water Mission though Community Polytechnics of Madhya Pradesh (during September 1996 to June 1999).

·         N.B.O. Experimental Housing Project for the construction of Twenty F Type Quarters (Cost about 50 lakhs) and TRYSEM Building Using Low Cost Housing Technology (Cost about 30 lakhs).

Member, Advisory Board /Working Groups/ Committees

·         Nominated as member of the All India board of post graduate education and research in engineering & technology constituted by AICTE, New Delhi (2014).

·         Nominated as member of the All India board of under graduate studies

   (AIBUGET) constituted by AICTE, New Delhi (2014).

·         Member of Technical Committee for evaluation of proposals on up-gradation of infrastructure facilities in the existing polytechnics nominated by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India (2013 to 2014).

·         Member of Review Committee constituted to review the existing Scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics (CDTP) nominated by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India (2013).

·         Nominated as expert for the Scrutiny Committee for evaluation of Applications for registration as SKPs under NSQF by AICTE, New Delhi (2014).

·         Nominated as Member of the committee to ascertain the status of implementation of community college scheme constituted by AICTE, New Delhi (2014).

·         Nominated as Performance auditor for assessment of the progress made by the NEQIP beneficiary institute in NER under AICTE-North East Quality Improvement Programme (AICTE- NEQIP) (2014).

·         Member of Working Group for Institutional Autonomy. Working Group was constituted by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India (2006).

·         Member of Advisory Committee of e-magazine Science-tech Entrepreneur published by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI) and Department of Science & Technology (DST) Govt. of India (2007 to 2008).

·         Member of Working Group for Community Polytechnics to develop Comprehensive Plan for Polytechnic Education. Working Group was constituted by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India (2006).

·         Member of Institute Advisory Board of PSS Central Institute of Vocational Education (under NCERT, Govt. of India) (2006 to 2007).

·         Member of Advisory Committee of Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Central Institute of Agriculture Engineering (CIAE), Bhopal (2010 to 2013).

·         Member of Advisory Committees of 97 Community Polytechnics in Western Region of India (2006 to till date).

·         Member of Advisory Committees of 14 Polytechnics implementing Persons with Disabilities Scheme in Western Region of India (2001 to till date).

·         Secretary of the committee on “Target under Results Framework Document (RFD)” for the MHRD, New Delhi under the scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics (CDTP) (2014).

·         Nominated as Chairman of the “Fact Finding Committee” constituted by the Institute for Grievances against Selection of two faculty positions (2014).

Member of the professional bodies

·         Indian Society for Technical Education (Life Member)

·         Indian Concrete Institute (Life Member)

·         Appropriate Technology Society of India (Life Member)

·         Institution of Engineers (Associate Member)

·         Chartered Engineer Institution of Engineers (India)

Research

·         Guiding Research/dissertations & projects at Masters level

·         Guiding students  for Ph.D. work

·         External referee for evaluation of Ph.D. theses of different indian universities

·         Completed following researches projects:

Ø  Low Cost Housing Materials & Technologies

Ø  Employability of Rural Youths through Scheme of Community Polytechnics in Vidisha

Ø  Tracer Study of Scheme of Community Polytechnics in Western Region

Publications

A.           Books Published

·         Building Estimating and Costing for Vocational Education Course, State Institute of Education, Government of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal.

B.           Research Papers/ articles Published in Journals

 

(i)            Paliwal M. C., Jain A. K. and Katiyar S. K.: Comparative Study of Accuracy of Land Cover /Land Use Mapping Using Medium Resolution Satellite Imagery-A Case Study, ICBSE 2014: International Conference on Building Science and Engineering, Sydney, Australia, 15-16 December 2014.

(ii)          Parmar D. K. and Jain A. K.: “Community Colleges in India New Initiatives for Vocational Education”, International Journal of Advance Research in Engineering Science and Management ISSN: 2394/1766, Volume 1, Issue 2, Year 2014.

(iii)         Parmar D. K. and Jain A. K.: “Mapping Skill Development Initiatives by the Government of India for Youth”, International Journal of Advance Research in Engineering Science and Management ISSN:2394/1766, Volume 1 , Issue -3 Year 2014.

(iv)         Gupta, Nirjhar, Jain, A. K. and Asokan P. : Mechanical Characterization of fully Bio-Degradable Jute Fabric Reinforced Polylactic Acid Composites, International Journal of Advanced Engineering Research and Studies, Volume 3, Issue 4, July-September, 2014.

(v)          Parmar D. K. and Jain A. K.: “Employment Generation through Skill Development Training Program Imparted Under Scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics by Polytechnic Colleges in Western Region of India”, IJSR - International Journal Of Scientific Research Volume-3, Issue-5, May-2014.

(vi)         Parmar D. K, Jain A. K. and Modi V. K. : Status and Causes of Rural unemployment in India, International Journal of Scientific Research, Volume 2, Issue 1, January 2013, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

(vii)        Jain A. K. : Skill Development Initiatives through Polytechnic Colleges in the Western Region of India, Journal of Engineering, Science & Management Education, Vol. 5, July-September 2012, NITTTR, Bhopal.

(viii)      Jain A. K. and Paliwal M. C.: Adoption of Appropriate and Cost Effective Technologies in Housing: Indian Experience. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Issue 63, March 2012, Madrid, Spain.

(ix)         Jain A.K. : Employment Generation through Vocational Training under Scheme of Community Polytechnics – A Case study, The Journal of Engineering Education, Vol XVIII: No. 2 October, 2004, Published by the Engineering Education Foundation, Pune.

(x)          Jain A. K.: Rural Development Efforts, through Technician Education Institutions – The Journal of Engineering Education, Vol XVI: No. 3, January, 2003, Published by the Engineering Education Foundation, Pune.

(xi)         Jain A.K.: Innovative Initiatives for Development of Rural Women - Kurukshetra (A Journal on Rural Development), Vol 51:No. 5, March 2003, Published by Publication Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Govt. of India, New Delhi.

(xii)        Jain A.K.: Employment Generation through Community Polytechnics – Kurukshetra (A Journal on Rural Development), Vol 51:No. 1, November 2002, Published by Publication Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Govt. of India, New Delhi.

(xiii)      Jain A.K. and Mehra Chanchal: Popularisation of Technology – Journal of Rural Development, Vol. 17, July-September, 1998 published by National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad.

(xiv)      Sthapak B.K. and Jain A.K.: Enhancing Participation of Women in Technician Education – A Case Study of Polytechnics of Madhya Pradesh, Indian Journal of Technical Education, Volume – 20, January – March 1997, published by Indian Society for Technical education, New Delhi.

(xv)        Jain A.K. and Mehra Chanchal : Community Development & Rural Industrialisation, Udhyamita (Hindi), Vol 7, November 1997, published by Entepreneurship Development Centre, Bhopal.

C.           Papers Presented in Seminars/ Conferences

International Conferences/Seminars

(i)            Parmar D. K. and Jain A. K.: “The Impact Analysis of Vocational Training Programs imparted by Polytechnics under Scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics on Employability of Youth in the Gujarat State”, International Conference on Emerging trends in Technical and Vocational Educational and Training, PSS Central Institute of Vocational Education, Bhopal, VISION: 2025, February 18-20, 2015.

(ii)          A.K. Jain and B. K. Sthapak: Staff Development to Improve the Quality of Technician Education. IIIrd International Symposium on Technician Education and Training BCIT Vancouver, Canada 7-14 June 1995.

(ii)        A.K. Jain and B.K. Sthapak: Quality Assurance in Technical Education – A Case Study of Polytechnics of Madhya Pradesh. International Conference on Technical Education in 21st Century, Directorate of Technical Education, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal (M.P.) 8-10 January, 1998.

(iii)       A.K. Jain and Chanchal Mehra: Rural Industrialisation : Role of Community Polytechnics. International Conference on Technical Education in 21st Century. Directorate of Technical Education, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal (M.P.) 8-10 January, 1998.

(iv)         A.K. Jain and B.K. Sthapak: Assuring Quality in Technical Education The Challenges of New Economic Policy in India, International Symposium on Technology Education and Training, Cape Technickon, South Africa, 27 June – 1 July, 1998.

(v)          A.K. Jain and B.K. Sthapak: Attracting Women in Technician Education International Symposium on Technology Education and Training, Cape Technickon, South Africa, 27 June - 1 July, 1998.

(vi)         A.K. Jain: Science and Technology Interventions in Rural Development through Technician Education Institutes International Conference on Technician Education, Manila, Phillipines 2-4 December, 1998.

(vii)        A. K. Jain: Quality of Life Improvement through Wind Power and Renewable Sources of Energy in Indian Villages. 2nd International Conference on Wind Energy: Trends and Issues (WETI 2011), NITTTR, Bhopal 12th – 14th October, 2011.

National Conferences/Seminars

(i)                Krishnamurthy A. G. and Jain A. K.: Cost Reeducation in Rural Housing Seminar cum Integrate Training Programme on Low Cost Building Materials and Housing at SATI, Vidisha 16-19 September 1991.

(ii)          Shrivastava R.K., Khare Deepak, Jain A.K.: Feasibility of Low Cost Housing in Slums (A case study). Seminar cum Integrate Training Programme on Low Cost Building Materials & Housing at SATI, Vidisha, 16-19 September 1991.

(iii)         Jain A.K.: Housing Shortage and Need for Development of Cost Effective Technologies. National Seminar cum Integrated Training Programme on Low Cost Building Materials & Housing at SATI, Vidisha 16-19 September 1991.

(iv)         Krishnamurthy A.G. and Jain A.K.: Role of ISTE in Safe Guarding the Interests of Engineering Fraternity. XXII Annual Convention of Indian Society for Technical Education at SGSITS, Indore 26-28 December, 1992.

(v)          Jain A.K.: Use of Stabilized Soil in Housing Construction. National Seminar on Alternate Housing Materials at Regional Research Laboratory (CSIR), Bhopal 12-13 March, 1993.

(vi)         Jain A.K.: Technology Dissemination and Training Though Building Centre. ISTE Winter School on Alternate Building Materials and Cost Effective Technologies at SATI, Vidisha 14-16 February, 1994.

(vii)        Jain A.K.: Stablized Mud Block Production ISTE Winter School on Altenate Building Materials and Cost Effective Technologies at SATI, Vidisha 14-26 February, 1994.

(viii)      Jain A.K. and Sthapak B.K.: Faculty Development for the Assurance of Quality in Technician Education, National Seminar on Quality Assurance in Technical Education – Challenges of the New Economic Policy at SATI, Vidisha 28-29 January, 1995.

(ix)         Chouksey R.G., Jain A.K. and Jain P.C.: Implementation of Scheme of Community Polytechnics in Western Region. National Seminar for Effective Implementation of Scheme of Community Polytechnics organised by M.H.R.D. New Delhi & T.T.T.I. Chandigarh at T.T.T.I., Chandigarh 23-24 August, 1999.

(x)          Chouskey R.G., Jain A.K. and Misra S.K.: Non-formal Training to Youths for Enhancing Employability and Quality of Life Leading to Sustained Development in the Next Millennium. National Symposium on Technical Education in India in the Next Millenium organised by Rajaiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (University of Technology) M.P. and T.T.T.I. Bhopal at T.T.T.I. Bhopal 23-24 October, 1999.

(xi)         Chouksey R.G. and Jain A.K.: Industry-Institute Partnership for National Movement on Technical and Vocational Training for Generating Employability through Community Polytechnics. National Workshop on Industry -  Institute Partnership for National Movement on Technical and Vocational Training for Generating Employability though Community Polytechnics organised by MHRD, Govt. of India and T.T.T.I. Bhopal at T.T.T.I. Bhopal 14th September, 2000.

(xii)        Chouksey R.G. and Jain A.K.: Technology Transfer Through Community Polytechnics in Madhya Pradesh. Seminar Cum Training Programme on Low Cost Housing organized bt C.B.R.I. Roorkee, G.P. Khurai and Awas Vikas Sansthan, Bhopal at G.P. Khurai 11-12 January, 2001.

(xiii)      Chouksey R.G. and Jain A. K.: Low Cost Housing Technologies Transferred through the Scheme of Community Polytechnics. Induction Training to Teachers under Staff Development Scheme on New Building Materials and Cost Effective Construction Techniques sponsored by A.I.C.T.E. New Delhi & organised by S.A.T.I. Vidisha, January 29 – February 17, 2001.

(xiv)      Jain A.K. and Chouksey R. G.: Stablized Soil Blocks for Rural Housing Induction Training to Teachers under Staff Development Scheme on New Building Materials and Cost Effective Construction Techniques sponsored by A.I.C.T.E. New Delhi & organised by S.A.T.I. Vidisha, January 29 – February 17, 2001.

(xv)        Chouksey R.G., Jain A. K. and Jain P. C.: New Thrusts in the Scheme of Community Polytechnics during Tenth Five-Year Plan. “National Workshop on Restructuring the Scheme of Community Polytechnics during Tenth Five Year Plan” at Shastri Bhawan, MHRD New Delhi 15th Feb. 2002.

(xvi)      Chouksey R.G. and Jain A. K.: Skill Training and Technology Transfer for Unorganised Sector in Madhya Pradesh Through Scheme of Community Polytechnics. National Workshop on “Unorganised Sector in Madhya Pradesh” (M.P.). Organised by Institute of Human Development, New Delhi at RCVP Naronha Academy of Administration, Bhopal 1-2 April 2002.

(xvii)     Chouksey R. G. and Jain A. K.: Synergic Partnership with Development Agencies, Industry and User Groups for effective implementation of Competency Based Training, Testing and Certification. “National Seminar on Employment and Productivity in Informal Sector” TTTI, Chandigarh 05-07 September 2002.

(xviii)    Chouksey R. G. and Jain A. K.: Enhancing Employability and Productivity of Youths in Informal Sector through Competency Based Training, Testing and Certification by Community Polytechnics in Western Region. “National Workshop on Linkage Mechanism for Community Polytechnics towards Competency Based Training, Testing, Certification and Transfer of Appropriate Technologies among Rural Communities” TTTI, Kolkata 19-20 September 2002.

(xix)      Chouksey R. G. and Jain A. K.: Competency Based Training, Testing and Certification for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) for Enhancing their Employability. “National Seminar on Challenges in Vocational & Technical Education to Persons with Disabilities” Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal, Distt. Sangrur (Punjab) 24-25 September 2002.

(xx)        Chouksey R. G. and Jain A. K.: Competency Based Skill Training to Retrenched Workers for Employability and Income Generation through Scheme of Community Polytechnics and Social Security Related Issues. Presented in National Seminar on Advocacy for Social Security and Vulnerability Reduction, Organised by National Academy for Training and Research in Social Security, Ministry of Labour, New Delhi, 11-12 November, 2002.

(xxi)      Chouksey R. G. and Jain A. K.: Competency based Curriculum, Training, Testing and Certification for Employment and Sustainable Growth in Unorganised Sector, 33th National Convention of Indian Society for Training and Development held at Hotel Noor-us-Sabah Palace, Bhopal, 06-08 December, 2002.

(xxii)     Chouksey R. G. and Jain A. K.: Vocation Training through Scheme of Community Polytechnics in Western Region. “Seminar on Vocational Education and Training” NITTTR, Chandigarh 05-07 September 2003.

(xxiii)    Jain A. K.: Employment Generation through Vocational training under Community Polytechnic Scheme for Social Development. “National Seminar on Job Oriented Education and Social Development in the Indian Context” Community Development Council (India), Swaraj Bhavan, Bhopal 18 Aug. 2004.

(xxiv)    Jain A. K.: Need of Protection Ozone Layer for safeguarding Human Life. “National Seminar on Eco- friendly Pollution less Human Life” Govt. Women’s Polytechnic, Bhopal (Sponsored by AICTE, New Delhi) 15 September 2004.

(xxv)     Jain A. K.: Implementation of Scheme of Polytechnics for Persons with Disabilities in Western Region of India. “National Symposium on Empowering the Differently abled for Achieving Competencies in Technical and Vocational Education” NITTTR, Chennai 14-16 October 2005.

(xxvi)    Jain A.K. and Chouksey R.G.: Competency Based Training for Persons with Disabilities in various trades. “National Seminar on Training for informal sector” International Management Institute, New Delhi 8th October 2005.

(xxvii)  Chouksey R.G. and Jain A.K.: Competency Based Training, Testing and Certification of the youths for informal sector. “National Seminar on Training for informal sector” International Management Institute, New Delhi 8th Oct. 2005.

(xxviii) Jain A.K.: Creation of Formal Institutions for Imparting Vocational Training. “National Seminar on Vocational Education and Training – Present Practices and Future Directions” PSS Central Institute of Vocational Education, Bhopal    4 – 5 July, 2006.

(xxix)     Jain A.K.: “Competency Based Training and Technology Transfer for Sustainable Development in India” Bhartiya Vigyan Sammelen, Bhopal 23-25 November, 2007.

(xxx)       Jain A.K.: “Improving Quality of Technical Education in the State of Madhya Pradesh” A Workshop on “To Identify Issue of Technical Education for Inclusion as the State Millennium Development Goals” Directorate of Technical Education, Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal 25 – 26 May 2009.

(xxxi)    Jain A.K.: “Extension Strategies for Innovative Housing Technologies under Scheme of Community Development through Polytechnics “A Conference on” Extension Strategy for Innovative Housing Technologies” Central Building Reaserch Institute Roorkee, 9-10 Feb.2010.           

Place: Bhopal                                                                                         (Dr. A. K. Jain)   

Date: 12th May, 2015