Dr. Ranjana Bhatia
Designation Prof. & Principal, Amity Institute of Education, New Delhi
Educational Qualifications ♦ Ph.D. in Education
1988 University of Bombay Bombay
♦ Diploma in Administrative Management
♦ 1982-83 University of Bombay
Jamna Lal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies
Master of Education (M.Ed)
♦ 1980-82 University of Bombay
I Division - 2nd rank in the University
Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)
1978-79 University of Bombay Bombay
I Division - 2nd rank in the University
Master of Science in Chemistry (M.Sc)
1972-74 University of Agra Agra
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)
1970-72 University of Agra Agra
Course on Effective Personal Productivity organized by Leadership
Management Incorporated (LMI), Texas in 1997.
Diploma in TRAITS (Training the Trainer to Enhance Skills)
2005 University of Twente The Netherlands
Certificate in EP (Training the Trainers in Executive Education)
2009 Maastricht School of Management The Netherlands
RESEARCH RELATED EXPERIENCE
♦ Recognised Supervisor for Ph.D. in Education of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha
University, Delhi. Two students are perusing Ph.D under my supervision and the
following three have been awarded Ph.D degree:
♦ Ms. Navita Taneja - Topic for Ph.D. registration - “An investigation into the
relationship between personal values, teaching attitude & socio-economic cultural
status of teachers”. (Ph.D awarded)
♦ Ms Reva Raina - Topic for Ph.D. registration- “A study on teachers’ perception on sex
education”. (Ph.D awarded)
♦ Ms. Kiran Gupta - Topic for Ph.D. registration - “An investigation into the
relationship between mental health and teaching competencies of teacher trainees”.
Supervisor for M.Phil. & MA programme
♦ Ms. Varshita Mahajan for M.Phil. in Education from Alagappa University, Karaikuddi
♦ Ms. Mamta Sharma registered for M.Phil. in Education from Alagappa University,
Karaikuddi Tamil Nadu.
♦ Approved Dissertation Guide for MA in Education of IGNOU.
External Examiner for Dissertation
♦ External examiner of Ph.D for Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi
♦ External examiner of M.A (Education) for Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
♦ External examiner of M.Ed for Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar.
♦ Article on “The importance of Inclusive Education” published in Quarterly Journal,
Vol.7, Issue 1, Jan-Mar 2012
♦ Article on “Collaborative Learning : An Emerging Pedagogical Tool for Effective
Teaching –Learning Process in Higher Education” published in International Journal
of Education and Research Vol-43, No – 3, July- September, 2011
♦ Article on “Enhancing Teaching: Learning with Technology”, published in University
News, Vol. 49, No. 31, August 01-07, 2011, pp 13-15
♦ Article on “Aggression in children reasons and remedies” accepted for publication
Journal of Indian Education, NCERT , Feb 2011
♦ .Article on “Inclusive Education – Need of the Hour”published in Eduquest Journal of
Research and Exploration in Teacher Edu., Vol. 3, Issue 1, Nov 2010.
♦ Article on “Pedagogy for Tribal Children in Indian”published in Vetri Education,
Vol. 5(3), July-Sept.2010.
♦ Article on “The blackboard for Pedagogic Excellence – To student with love”
published in Maadhyam, Online Journal, Published by Teacher SITY, Sept 2010.
♦ Article on “Emotional Intelligence in Teacher Training Programme” published in
University News, Vol. 48, No.15, April 12-18, 2010.
♦ Article on “Effect of Age on Morality in Children” published in Vetri Education,
Vol. 4 (3), July. - Sep. 2009.
♦ Article on “Emotional Intelligence in Teacher Training” published in the souvenir
released on the occasion of national seminar on ‘Challenges & Demands Posed on
Teachers of Next Generation’ organized by Chet Ram Sharma College of Education,
Noida April 2008.
♦ Article on “Elimination of Corporal Punishment in Schools : Bane or Boon”
published in the Journal of Indian Education, NCERT in the issue of May 2008.
♦ Article on “Blending traditional learning with online learning in teacher education”
published in University News, Vol. 46, No.04, Jan-Feb. 2008.
♦ Article on “Elimination of corporal punishment: Bane or boon in the garb of human
rights” published in Teacher’s Net, Vol. II, Issue VII, Dec. 2007.
♦ Article on “Teacher education aims to produce worthy teachers : Role of NGOs”
published in Miracle of Teaching, Vol. VII, Oct. – Dec. 2007.
♦ Article on “Teacher as a motivator and facilitator” published in Vetri Education, Vol
2(4), Oct. - Dec. 2007.
♦ Article on “Women Empowerment in Educational Management and Developing
Leadership Qualities in Women” published in the Edutracks, March 2007.
♦ Abstract of paper titled “e-Learning in Teacher Education” pub.in souvenir released
during Inter. Conference organized by CIE, Univ. of Delhi, Feb, 2007.
♦ Article on “Teacher who teaches with heart” published in The Primary Teacher,
NCERT, Vol.XXXII, No.1, 2, 3 & 4, Jan. – Oct. 2007.
♦ Article on “Value Education in Teacher Education: Issue of Concern” published in
the University News, Dec.18-24, 2006.
♦ Article on “Fostering Creativity in Children” published in The Primary Teacher
Journal, NCERT in the issue of July & October 2006.
♦ Article on “ICT Enabled Teacher Education” published in the University News,
May - June, 2005.
♦ Review of book “Case Studies in Classrooms: An Insight into Issues & Concerns” by
G. Balasubramanian pub.in the Journal of Indian Edu., NCERT May 2005.
♦ Article on “Challenges faced by adolescents in today’s environment” published in the
Souvenir of Amity Institute of Education – April 2005.
♦ Article on “Emerging Trends in Holistic Education” pub.in Edutracks , Oct. 2004.
♦ Article on “A Study on Quality Appraisal of an Effective Teacher” published in
Recent Researches in Education & Psychology in Vol.12, Nos.III-IV.
♦ Article titled “Adolescents are a generation under pressure” published in the Journal
of Indian Education, NCERT - August 2004.
♦ Article titled “Stress Management for Students” published in Journal of Indian
Education, NCERT - August 2001.
♦ Article titled “A Tribute to a Girl Child” publication of Rotary, New Delhi – Feb.
♦ Paper titled ‘Quality Concerns in Teacher Education’ was accepted to be included in
the proceedings of the national seminar on ‘Redesigning Teacher Education in
Changing Scenario’ organized by Khalsa College of Education, Amritsar in March
♦ Paper titled ‘e-Learning in Teacher Education’ presented in the International
Conference organized by Central Institute of Education, University of Delhi in
♦ Paper titled ‘Globalization & Changes in Teacher Education’ was accepted &
published in the proceedings of the National Seminar on ‘Globalization, Opportunities
& Challenges to Education’ organized by Dr. Zakir Hussain Teachers’ Training
College in Sept.’06.
♦ Paper accepted on the topic “Professionalism & Curriculum Framework in Teacher
Education” for the conference of Indian Association of Teacher Educators held at
Allahabad in Feb.’2006.
♦ Paper on the theme “Value Education & the Context of National Resurgence, National
Identify, Cultural Alienation & Education” sub-theme ‘Value Education & National
Resurgence’ was accepted for presentation at National Seminar being organized by
HNB Garhwal Univ, Srinagar.
♦ Paper sent for the XXXV conference of IATE National Seminar at Mysore on the sub-
theme “Value Education based on Teacher Training Programme in reference to
curriculum framework on school education” accepted for presentation.
♦ Paper sent for National Seminar on “Teacher Education & Challenges of Change” at
St. Xavier’s Institute of Education, Mumbai on Jan. 2003 on the topic ‘Quality
Management in Teacher Education’ was accepted and the excerpts published in the
proceedings of seminar.
♦ Paper was presented at a National Seminar organized by IATE at Moradabad on the
topic “Developing Leadership Qualities in Women” on January 2003. The excerpts
were published in the proceedings of the seminar.
♦ Paper sent for National Conference on “Teacher Education: Vision of the Road
Ahead” on Feb., 2003 at Lady Irwin College, New Delhi on the topic “Future of
Teacher Education: Ideological Shift” was accepted. The excerpts published in the
proceedings of the conference.
♦ Paper sent on the theme “Information Communication Technology & Teacher
Education” and sub-theme ‘Integration of ICT into Teacher Education System’ for the
37th annual conference of Indian Association of Teacher Educators at Dept. of Edu.
Osmania Univ. Hyderabad was accepted.
♦ Article on “Stress Management for Students” published in Journal of Indian
Education of NCERT in August 2001.
♦ Article on “Education of Girl Child” published in the yearly Journal of Rotary in
♦ Book published on ‘Essentials of Education Psychology’ in 2008.
♦ Book published on ‘Vocationalization of Education’ for B.Ed students of Univ of
♦ Edited a book titled ‘Challenges in Teacher Education’ which was published by
Amity Institute of Education in January 2002. This book was based on the proceedings
of the conference held in September 2001 by AIE.
ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES HELD
♦ Zonal Coordinator GGS IP University for Common Wealth Games, 2010
♦ Member of State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) Committee of UGC.
♦ Member, Academic Council of GGS IP University for year 2003 & 2005-08.
♦ Member of Core Team of Students’ welfare activities, GGSIP Univ. for the year 2003-
♦ Coordinator of all B.Ed. colleges affiliated to GGS IP University in 2001, 2006, 2008,
♦ Organised a training programme on “Basic Skills in Managing Human Resource” for
the participants from Bhutan. in August 2010.
♦ Organised a training programme on “Basic Skills in Managing Human Resource” for
the participants from Bhutan. in July 2009.
♦ Organised as well as participated in a Refresher Course for twenty participants from
Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Indonesia & India. The title of the Refresher Course of two
weeks duration was – “Training the Trainers in Executive Education”, in
collaboration with Maastricht School of Management, Maastricht, The Netherlands.
The Refresher Course was funded by NUFFIC, a funding agency of The Netherlands
under The Netherlands Fellowship Programme.
♦ Headed a ten member team for a training titled ‘TRAITS - Training the trainers for
enhancing skills’ in the University of Twente, The Netherlands. This training was
fully funded by NUFFIC, a funding agency of the Netherlands.
♦ A Project by NEUPA for organizing a national seminar “On the theme Education for Cultural
Sustainability”, Sept 2010.
♦ Training teachers for promoting sustainable development through education – A project
granted by Ministry of Human Resource Development under the scheme of UNESCO related
activities. February 2010.
♦ A project for training 500 teachers working for underprivileged children granted by Royal
Netherlands Embassy, New Delhi September 2006 – 2007.
♦ Training for Administrators of the schools run by Western Air Command in June 2006.
♦ SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS & CONFERENCES ORGANIZED.
♦ Round Table Meet on “ Role of Teachers in Preserving and Sustaining Culture
through Education” (In collaboration with UNESCO, New Delhi) October, 2011
♦ Workshop on “ Teaching in 21st Century can be Fun” (In collaboration with
University of Malta through the High Commission of Malta, New Delhi) September,
♦ Workshop on “ Best Practices in Teacher Education Across Continents” April 2011
♦ National Seminar on – “ Education for Cultural Sustainability” – 30th March 2011,
A project sponsored by National University for Educational Planning and
♦ National Seminar on – “Strength of Indian Education System vis-à-vis Western
Education System” – April 2010
♦ Inter college debate competition on – “Adolescents: The Preservers and Promoters of
Our Values” – December 2009.
♦ National Seminar on “Nurturing Responsible Adolescents”- April 2009.
♦ Educationist round table meet on – “ Approaches to Reconstructing Human Values
through School Experience – Role of Schools and Teachers”- March 2009
♦ National Seminar on “Effect of Present Environment on Adolescents: “What to do?” -
♦ Round table conference of school Principals of NCR on “Elimination of Corporal
Punishment: Bane or boon in the garb of Human Rights” - November 2007.
♦ National Seminar on “Revisioning Teacher Education” - September 2007.
♦ National Seminar on “The Role of Teachers and Challenges in the Changing Social
Environment” - April 2007.
♦ Paper presentation on “Teacher Education: A futuristic view” – December 2006.
♦ Round table conference of school Principals of NCR on “Should we introduce
corporate culture in schools?” – October 2006.
♦ Weeklong workshop for the Principals and Administrative Staff of Air Force Schools
of Western Air Command – June 2006.
♦ National Seminar on “Teacher Education: The Challenges Ahead” – February 2006.
♦ National Seminar on “Challenges faced by adolescents in today’s environment” -
♦ Workshop on “Present B.Ed. Curriculum: Issues & Concerns” – December 2004.
♦ Symposium on “Traditional Values of India: Losing Roots to Modern Culture” -
♦ National Seminar on “Internationalization of Education - Role of Indian Teacher” -
♦ Seminar on “Career Counselling – A Gateway to Opportunities” – September 2003.
♦ National Seminar on “Techno-Savvy Child : Opportunities & Threats” – January
♦ National Seminar on “Teaching Learning : A Paradigm Shift” – January 2002
♦ National Conference on “Challenges Before Teacher Education” – January 2001.
♦ SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS & LECTURES ATTENDED
♦ Attended Valedictory Function of Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan on “15th World
Sanskrit Conference” at Vigyan Bhawan on 10th January, 2012
♦ IETE Apex Forum on “E-Education Paradigms-Indian Scenario and challenges”
attended at Delton Hall, IETE, Loadhi Road, New Delhi on 23rd December, 2011.
♦ Lecture on “Women & Education” by Shree Salman Khursheed Ji.
♦ Conference on “ICT in Education” organised by Bloomberg UTV on 15th September,
♦ Attended workshop on “Jeevan Ka Lakshya” held at Amity University Noida on
2nd September, 2011.
♦ Attended workshop on “Liveraging Technology for B.Ed” at GGSIP University on
19th July, 2011
♦ Attended a Roundtable meet on “Standard based approaches to teacher training” at
USAID/INDIA on 25th Jan 2011.
♦ Attended UGC workshop on Capacity building for women manager in Hr. Ed.
♦ Lecture by Nobel Laureate Prof. Harold Kroto.
♦ Lecture on Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan by Prof. Promila Menon, NIEPA.
♦ Seminar on Politician, Bureaucrats Interface at Amity Business School, Noida.
♦ Lecture on Role and Structure of Governance in India by Shri Jagmohan.
♦ Seminar on School Education: Concerns & Challenges organized by Kalka Institute of
Research & Advanced Studies.
♦ National workshop on Quality Improvement in Sec. Ed. organized by NCTE at
♦ Workshop to discuss various dimensions of B.Ed. curriculum organized by NCTE at
its headquarter in New Delhi.
♦ Meet on Governance of Sec Sch. Education-Issues Experiments & Reforms organized
♦ Seminar on Philosophy of value oriented education organized by Indian Council of
♦ Conference on curriculum framework organized by GGSIP University.
♦ International workshop on Information & Communication Tech. for Professional
Development of Primary Education Personnel organized by Distance Educ.
Programme of IGNOU.
♦ Seminar on Approaches Towards Professionalization of Teacher Education at CES
College of Education Research & Training.
♦ Conference on Teacher education – an agenda for change organized by DPS-Inst. of
♦ National seminar of award winning teachers on Innovations in School Education at
♦ Workshop on Effectiveness through Self-Awareness organized by IIM, Lucknow.
♦ Workshop on Vocationalization of Education organized by NCERT.
♦ Conducted two day workshop for school trs in Jammu on ‘How to prepare a question
♦ Conducted a workshop for school teachers in Noida on “Preparation of Achievement
♦ Conducted a workshop on “Action Research” for school teachers.
♦ Conducted a two day workshop for school teachers in Jammu on “Techniques of
teaching, innovation and creativity in teaching”.
♦ Invited to give a lecture under Thursday Lecture Series of NCERT on “Teen
Commandments: Adolescent Concerns”.
♦ Conducted a workshop on “Problems of Adolescents & How to Deal with Them” for
school teachers in Noida.
♦ Member of selection committee for the interview of PGT teachers and a counselor.
♦ Guest speaker at the annual Conference organized by Delhi Sikh Public Schools on the
theme “Emerging Trends in Holistic Education”.
♦ Resource person for the orientation programme of TGTs/PGTs in District Institute of
Educational Training (DIET), New Delhi.
♦ Member of selection committee for B.Ed. programme of CIE, University of Delhi.
♦ Resource person for a training workshop on “Effective strategies for practice teaching
component of pre-service teacher education” for the DIET faculty organized by Dept.
of Teacher Education & Extension, NCERT.
♦ Member of expert group meeting on “Teacher educators on peace education” at Dept.
of Teacher Education, NCERT.
COURSES FOR DGR
Organised courses on Administrative Management, Finance and Security of One month and three
months duration. for Directorate General of Resettlement, Directorate of Training, Ministry of
Defence. (DGR). The courses were organised for the Officers as well as PBORs.
Name of Institute Designation Yrs. Nature of Job
• Amity Institute of Education, Founder Principal 11 yrs Administration & total coordination
New Delhi (from 99 till date) Teaching Educational Psy. for B.Ed.
Teaching Educ. Admn. & Mgt. for B.Ed.
• IGNOU Study Centre-0757 Coordinator 8 yrs Administration & total coordination
(from 2002 till Teaching Management programme
date) Teaching B.Ed programme
Teaching PG Diploma in Higher Education
Teaching and Research guidance in M.A (Edu)
• St. Xavier’s Institute of Lecturer in 3 yrs+ Teaching Educational Statistics & Science
Education, Bombay Education method
Teaching Vocational Education (Elective Paper)
• City Montessori Inst, Lkw. Vice Principal 3 yrs Teaching Educational Psychology
• R.D. Nat. College, Bombay Lecturer 1 yr Teaching Chemistry in Junior College
• Sadhu Vaswani Int. School, Principal 6 yrs Administration & total coordination
New Delhi Teaching Chemistry in class X
• St. Paul’s School, New Delhi Acting Principal 1 yr Administration & total coordination
• Marie Stopes International, Manager of Project 1 yr Administration & coordination
New Delhi Coordination of the project in UP & HP funded
Conducting workshops & seminars on adolescent
* Six years of teaching experience in schools
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