Indore, 30 August, 2019: Dr. (Brig.) Surjit Singh Pabla, President, Bhartiya Skill Development University, Jaipur was felicitated at a function in Indore by World Book of Records on 25th August, 2019. Dr. (Brig.) Pabla was recorded as one of the prominent scholars in promoting high education, being founder Vice Chancellor of three universities in Jaipur in a span of six years. The award was presented to Dr. (Brig.) Pabla at the National Excellence Awards held in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.

Dr. (Brig.) Surjit Singh Pabla said, “I am elated to be felicitated by the World Book of Records, London. Higher education is absolutely required at this time, the competition is high and so are the number of opportunities. It is just a matter of exploring and trying. Professional degrees are important to get decent jobs in the country. Leaving generic courses, skill courses are gaining momentum these days and they are providing a number of job opportunities in completely new fields. We at BSDU train our students to get skilled in multiple courses such as hospitality, healthcare skills, carpentry etc., wherein students are provided with both theoretical and practical training, with more emphasis on practical training. We train our students to become efficient in their chosen fields and get well-paying jobs.”

With rich experience in multiple infrastructure projects, Academics and Academic Administration, Dr. Pabla aims to bring about a positive change in education system by offering students a dynamic education system which is in sync with industry. Dr. Pabla, a Mechanical Engineer with M.Tech and also PhD from IIT Bombay, has been Vice Chancellor of five universities, Pro VC of one university and Director of two Institutes of Technology.  His experience in the Army, in addition to command of army units, also includes Engineering Professional work and Administration.

Bhartiya Skill Development University is a skill development university which is working towards bringing excellence to the skill development industry in India by providing an apt environment for providing proper training, quality infrastructure, and well-designed curriculum to students and making them skilled and ready to compete at international levels. Students get training under experts and gain experience of working properly with machinery. The university provides practical training to students and follows the one student on one machine motto to give each individual a better training. BSDU works towards providing students training for the manufacturing and service industry and encourages them to build careers based on their skills.