Mumbai, February 15, 2013: Mr. Aditya Berlia, Pro Chancellor of Apeejay Stya University has received “Edupreneur Award 2013” for "Transforming Engineering Education in India" for School of Engineering, Apeejay Stya University. The prestigious Award has been received from Engineering Watch, one of India’s most esteemed magazines, dedicated to the Engineering Community Media Group (supported by NTPC, EDCIL, PDIL, etc.). The Award has been conferred by Mr. Shashi Tharoor, Minister of State for Human Resource Development. The Hon'ble President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has sent welcome message to all awardees for same.
Some of the jury members included Dr. M Moni, Deputy Director General, National Informatics Centre Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Ministry of Communications and IT; Prof. P. B. Sharma, Vice-Chancellor, Delhi Technological University; Shri Sushil Singh Member Parliament, Government of India; Prof. KL Chopra, Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE); Mr. Vishnu R Dusad, Managing Director, Nucleus Software Exports Ltd. and Dr. Gita Rawat, Joint Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises.