Vice Chancellor (In-Charge)
Updated on 19 Jun, 2016
Dr Ravindra Kumar
Prof. Ravindra Kumar, the senior most professor amongst the Directors of the School of Studies, was entrusted with the responsibilities of Vice-Chancellor (In-charge) of IGNOU on 28th April 2016 succeeding Prof. Nageshwar Rao who is appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of Uttarakhand Open University.
Prof. Ravindra Kumar, a noted Historian, has served the field for more than three decades. His work and publications are very well accepted work in the discipline.Besides Distance Education his academic interests have been Indian Culture & Heritage Studies, Art and Architecture, wherein he has traced the evolution of different cultural, art and architectural forms in 'vogue in India historically'.
He is with IGNOU for last 22 years, and he has been guiding force for School of Social Sciences, School of Tourism, Hospitality and Service Sectoral Management, Research Unit, Academic Coordination Unit, etc.