New Delhi, Dec 12:
The core Committee of ICERT has conferred upon International honor to Dr. R.K. Uppal for his valuable contribution towards the welfare of the education fraternity, contribution towards achieving social inclusivity, and eliminating the equity barriers and this award also recognizes your achievements, innovations, and contribution to the society.
Dr. Rajinder Kumar Uppal, a prolific writer, a Man of Letters, a distinguished Professor of Emeritus, an acclaimed academician, a research stalwart, and the more ingenious guide has won accolades not only in the academic field but also in the genre of research. Presently, he is serving in the most exalted institution, Baba Farid College of Management and Technology (Punjab), as a Professor-cum-Principal. He is also MTC Global Chair Professor: of Banking and Finance. Dr. Uppal is also a Research Professor in the Area of Finance at the Indian Institute of Finance, New Delhi. He is a Visiting Professor at Trinity Group of Institutions, Jalandhar, KC Group of Institutions, Nawanshahr, Vishisht School of Management, Indore, Lala Lajpat Rai Institution of Engg. and Technology, Moga, Institute of Researchers, Kerala, Kamarajar Institute of Education and Research, TN, Nelson Mandela University, and also a Visiting Professor at Indus International University, Himachal Pradesh. He is also a Professor of Practice in Finance in the department. of Management, Narayana Engineering College: Nellore, Andhra Pradesh. Belonging to a poor and modest joint family, his entire childhood was full of struggles even for bare necessities, yet he rose to a very high and eminent position in his life because of his eternal passion for knowledge and learning.
Dr. Uppal commenced his teaching career by joining D.A.V. College, Malout in 1987 as a part-time lecturer and rose to the present-day position of Professor-cum-Principal. Dr. Uppal is an accomplished academician, a distinguished author, a collaborative researcher, and an effective mentor to young scholars. He is also a frequent reviewer, discussant, and on session chair for several professional organizations. Truly, he is a visionary in the field of banking and finance, with exceptional theoretical and applied contributions to the subject. He also published many national and International Patents based on his research.