International Affairs Cell

The International Affairs Cell works on International Education career guidance, curriculum development, interpersonal exchange, capacity-building, training, promotion of intercultural understanding and academic relationships with Foreign Universities.

Dr. H S Saini, Advisor

Dr. H.S. Saini is the Managing Director of Guru Nanak Institutions and the advisor of the Department of International Affairs. He obtained his Ph D in Computer Sciences from DAVV University, Indore. He has done two Master degrees i.e., Mathematics and Computer Science. He has profound experience in the academic field spanning across 30 years. He visited many Universities in USA, Canada & Australia for academic collaborations and study tours. Tie-ups with several foreign Australian and US Universities for student exchange, faculty exchange and joint R & D projects became possible under the leadership of Dr. Saini.

Prof (Dr.) Pamela Chawla, Dean

Prof. (Dr.) Pamela Chawla is currently working as Associate Director- I Year at GNITC and is also heading the International Affairs Cell. Dr. Chawla did Ph.D in ECE. Completed ME from Punjab University and B.E. (E&C) from IIT, Roorkee (formerly University of Roorkee). She has a teaching, research and corporate experience of 38 years at senior academic and administrative positions in various Deemed and Private Universities in North India. She has extensive experience of counseling students for overseas education programs and has organized many study tours to overseas Universities.

Mr. Kiran Palla, Associate Dean

With more than 20 years professional and academic experience in the US, Australia, Canada and India, Mr Palla has worked in International Higher Education building partnerships for nearly 2 decades. Mr. Palla is also working as a Director and Adjunct Professor at Campbellsville University, USA. Mr. Palla holds a Bachelors degree in ECE, Masters in Information Technology and Information Security Systems. He is shortly due to complete a Ph.D. in Management (ABD). Mr. Palla promotes academic tie-ups, international admissions of GNI students, international educational trips to the students and student-faculty exchange programs. He is responsible for exploring, creating, building and operating international partnership opportunities between institutions.

Prof. Vijayalakshmi, Coordinator

Prof. Vijayalakshmi is the Head of the Department Civil Engineering, GNIT. Having a vast experience of over 20 years, Prof. Vijayalakshmi did B.Tech in Civil Engineering from Sri Venkateswara University and M.Tech in the year 2003 under JNTU Hyderabad. She is shortly due to complete PhD from JNTU Hyderabad. She is widely travelled abroad and actively engages in counseling students for International Education.

Mr.Srinivas Nanda, Coordinator

Mr. Nanda completed Masters Degree in Embedded Systems and Bachelors in ECE. Having an experience of over 12 years, Mr. Nanda is working in the department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, GNITC. He is also the coordinator of International Affairs and has been actively engaged in counseling students for overseas education.