Our Patron Dr. A.R. Kidwai

Dr. Akhlaqur Rahman Kidwai, an eminent educationist and philanthropist of national and international repute is the Patron of Mandar Vidyapith. He has served as the Governor of Bihar, West Bengal and Haryana besides the Member of the Rajya Sabha from 2000-2004. Being graduated from Jamia Millia Islamia University, Dr. Kidwai has completed M.Sc. at University of Illinois, USA and Ph.D. from Cornell University, USA. Educationist to the core, Dr. Kidwai was made Chairman of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Government of India. He graced the Chair of UPSC from 1974 to 1977. Subsequently, he became the Governor of Bihar twice from 1979 - 1985 and 1993 - 1998, West Bengal from 1998 - 1999 and Haryana from 2004 - 2009.

Earlier Dr. Kidwai served as the Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh from 1983 to 1992 and has also been the Director of the Jammu & Kashmir Bank.
On January 25, 2011 Kidwai was honoured with the Padma Vibhushan, India's second highest civilian award for his lifelong contributions towards public affairs.

Dr. Kidwai, as the Patron of Mandar Vidyapith has been taking keen interest in the developmental activities of the institutions under Vidyapith and laying emphasis on quality education, professional and technical education as well as innovative practices for which ever increasing demand is there in the country and abroad.

It was Dr. Kidwai’s vision and invaluable suggestions which lead to the growth and development of Mandar Vidyapith and formation of Mandar Vidyapith Educational Foundation Trust (M.V.E.F.T.) that ultimately resulted in the establishment of ‘Adwaita Mission Institute of Technology’.

Our Chairman Shri Aditya Nath

Shri Aditya Nath was born and brought up at Kozhikode district of Kerala. He left Kerala in 1983 for Bihar to serve in this rural area for the development of education. As a coincidence, he had joined with Madhavanji in 1990 to strengthen his vision. Being a true follower and an ideal disciple, Aditya Nath has been materializing all the dreams of Madhavanji by initiating various developmental activities of Mandar Vidyapith since that day. As a result of this, the following Educational Institutions as well as Projects have come into reality.

Mandar Vidyapith Campus

  • Adwaita Mission High School - English Medium Senior Secondary Residential School affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi in 1990 and also got accreditation from National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), New Delhi in 2001.
  • Adwaita Mission Training College - B.Ed. College recognized by NCTE, ERC, Bhubaneswar and affiliated to T.M. Bhagalpur University in 2005 and also got the status of IGNOU Study Centre for B.Ed. Teaching program in 2007.
  • Madhavan Memorial Charitable Hospital- It has been serving for the needy and rural people of the surrounding areas since 2007.
  • Diploma in Elementary Education -D.El.Ed. is a proposed College yet to be recognized by NCTE, ERC, Bhubaneswar in 2013 under Adwaita Mission Training College.

Shivdham Campus
• Adwaita Mission High School - English Medium Senior Secondary Residential School affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi in 2001. • Adwaita Mission Industrial Training Institute - I.T.I recognized by NCVT, New Delhi and affiliated to Dept. of Technical Education, Govt. of Bihar in 2012. • Madhavan Memorial College of Education - B.Ed. College recognized by NCTE, ERC, Bhubaneswar in 2013. • Adwaita Mission Institute of Technology - Engineering College approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Aryabhatta Knowledge University, Patna in 2013.

Dr. Janardan Jha, Director (Academics)

Dr. Janardan Jha (Ph.D), the Director (Academics) has joined in Adwaita Mission Institute of Technology in 2012. Previously he was working as the Director and Advisor of Sharda University, New Delhi. Prior to this, he was the Senior Advisor, Dayananda Sagar Institute, Bangalore, Pro-Vice Chancellor of IGNOU, New Delhi, Vice-Chancellor of Sikkim Manipal University, Manipal, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi. He was also the Vice President (R&D) of Birla Technical Services, Kolkatta. As a Counselor (Science & Technology), Embassy of India, Moscow, Russia he had taken the responsibility for the development of large-scale co-operation program between USSR and India in the field of Space Technology. He has served as the Director, Science and Technology, Govt. of Bihar. He has honored by the President of India for his contributions in the field of Technical Education. As a scholar of eminence, he has published 52 technical papers and 12 books on his credit. Dr. Jha, a fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India) was born and brought up at Kharhara village, Banka, Bihar.

Dr. Kumar Rajesh, Director (Administration)

Dr. Kumar Rajesh (Ph.D.), the Director (Administration) has joined in Adwaita Mission Institute of Technology in 2012. He has done MBA (TMBU), LL.B. (Delhi University) and PGDPM (Annamallai University). Having high academic and work experiences with him, he has worked as the Director (Academics & Administration) at NEC Institute of Management & Technology (A Center of Punjab Technical University), Adjunct Faculty, Department of Commerce & Business Administration, TMB University, Bhagalpur. Management topics taught by Dr. Rajesh are related to HRM, Industrial Relations & Labour Welfare, Motivation, Organizational Behaviour, Job Stress, other topics concerning Marketing Management, Business Communication, General Management Principles etc. He is a Life Member of Indian Commerce Association, New Delhi, Eastern Bihar Chamber of Commerce & Industries and Bihar State Bar Council. Recently he has nominated as a Ph.D. guide and supervisor in the faculty of Humanities by AMET University, (Chennai).

Dr. S. P. Mishra, Principal

B. Sc .Tech. (CU), M.B.A.(PTU), M.Tech (IITD), Ph.D (IITD) F.I.C.S., F.I.E. (I), C. Engg.

Dr. Siba Prasad Mishra, has more than 35 years experience in Industry, Industrial Research, IIT, University and in Engineering Colleges. He is actively engaged in teaching, research, developmental as well as industrial activities including 14 years experience as the Principal of different Engineering Colleges. He is also associated with various aspects of technical education like referee, resource person, advisor, visiting faculty, paper setter, examiner and member of a number of Committees for different institutes in national and international level. He was also a Member, Research Advisory Committee (RAC), South India Textile Research Association (SITRA), Coimbatore under Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India. He is a Fellow of Institution of Engineers and Indian Chemical Society as well as Life member of Textile Association (India) and Indian Society for Technical Education. Dr. S. P. Mishra has guided more than 70 Projects leading to Masters degree and three Projects leading to Ph. D. so also guiding the students for Ph. D. He has contributed more than 180 research and review papers in International and national journals. He has already published nine books on his credit.

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