DCE-DTU Alumni in News
Our alumni have been in news for their contributions for the larger good of their companies, institutions, ventures, and society at large. You will find here repertoire of such news about our alumni.
Our community of our alumni is large and we continuously seek inputs from one and all to share news on themselves as well as batch-mates and friends from the college.
DCE / DIT / DTU / NSIT US Alumni 2017 Meet
24 - 25 FEBRUARY, 2017, Las Vegas
Mr. Praveen Sinha, the Former alumni of DTU and the current CEO of multi-million dollar worth online shopping portal enlightened the budding entrepreneurs about the need to evolve with changing business scenario to stay in the competition.
DCE - DTU Alumni Association Cordially Invite All DP / DCE / DTU Alumni And Their Families to Annual Meet 2017
Delhi Traffic Police chief Muktesh Chander makes people sway to magic of his flute.
Musical Tribute to legendary *MOHD. RAFI on his 36th Barsi held at Sirifort Audutorium-1 (Live Event Link)
Performed and Participated By:
- SHAHID MOHD.RAFI (Mohd.Rafi's son)
- ISMAIL DARBAR
- RAJEEV KHANDELWAL
- AMJAD NADEEM (Music Director, Singer)
- SHABBIR KUMAR (Playback Singer)
- SURESH KUMAR RAHEJA (Playback singer)
Back in 1990s when so called new age private sector banks were beginning to find their feet, Manish Khera, DCE alumni, who joined ICICI'S corporate banking realised the future may lie in technology.
Kumar Harsh, Mechanical Engineering student, DTU batch 2011-2015, has earned himself an All India Rank 43 in the recently declared UPSC results. Harsh cracked the prestigious UPSC exams in his first attempt, making his alma mater proud of his achievements. It is pertinent to mention that this young engineer has made it to the elite services at the age of 22 years. Harsh completed his schooling from St. George's School, Alaknanda, New Delhi. After completing his HSC in 2011, he joined DCE DTU to pursue mechanical engineering and appeared in UPSC during the final semester of his course at DCE DTU.Harsh has keen literary interests that draw him to to reading and poetry. He runs his own blog to publish his poetry at www.harsh3893.blogspot.in. It is noteworthy that his poetry has been published across various literary magazines. He is credited with establishing the Quizzing and Literary Society at college.
DTU Cricket Team won the Inter University Cricket League 2015 and was the finalist at Maulana Azad Medical College and Ambedkar University.
Mr. Dinesh Bhatia assumed the charge of Consul General of India, Toronto on 9 March 2016. He joined Indian Foreign Service in 1992. He speaks Hindi, English, Spanish, Punjabi and Multani. Prior to joining in the current post, Mr. Dinesh Bhatia was Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Cote d’Ivoire, Guinea and Liberia with residence in Abidjan. During his diplomatic career, Mr. Dinesh Bhatia has served in various specialized jobs in the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi. He served as Head of Multilateral Economic Division; as Director in Latin America and Caribbean Division, External Publicity Division and Foreign Service Institute; and as Deputy Secretary dealing with Bhutan.Mr. Dinesh Bhatia has served in various Indian Missions abroad including Madrid, Spain; Kathmandu, Nepal; and Kuwait. He was seconded by the Government of India to Department of Atomic Energy, Mumbai and as Private Secretary to Tourism Minister of India. Mr. Dinesh Bhatia is an alumnus of National Defence College. He also participated in the 4th Joint Civil Military Course on National Security at LBSNAA, Mussoorie. As an IFS Probationer, he was trained at LBSNAA, Mussoorie and Foreign Service Institute, New Delhi. He also authored “Physics for Civil Services Preliminary Examination” published by MnM Series.Mr. Dinesh Bhatia obtained Bachelor of Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering with specialization in Electronics and Communication in 1989. Before joining the Indian Foreign Service, he worked in private sector – Tata Telecom and Unitel Communications.
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Piping Technology & Products which was a set up in 1978 by Durga D Agrawal in his garage. Today, the company has a wide industrial product range, including pipe supports, expansion joints and shock control devices and more
Clean Technology Solution Earns DCE-DTU Alumni laurelsIt is a proud moment for the entire DCE-DTU Alumni Association as one of our alumni Mr AK Chaudhary and his team at Tata Consulting Engineers Team (TCE) has been awarded for their exemplary efforts and creative thinking towards Fuel Gas Desulphurization (FGD), a clean technology project. The team won the coveted title at Tata InnoVista 2014 – Promising Innovation Core Process wherein over 1,000 entries were received from all over the world. FGD aims at segregating sulphur dioxide from fuel gas exhausts of coal-fired thermal power plants. TCE has earned its share of goodwill in offering one-of-its-kind innovative solutions across industry domains. Let us together wish Mr Chaudhary and his team luck for their incredible achievement and success to take forward this noble endeavors to new heights.
Actor Sushant Singh Rajput talks about his life and acting career in HT Brunch Personal Agenda section.
Nostalgia and old-college-charm filled the environment as 1970 Mechanical Batch gathered to celebrate its Golden Jubilee and revisit its glorious past. The batch, which stared college in 1965 had assembled at the Delhi Flying Club on Dec 12, 2015, witnessed a magnanimous presence of its alumni who had come down from as far as the US to be a part of this historic event. Core Organizing Group, which organized this event, had done everything to make it a cherished one!Itinerary of events included a special musical evening by a professional group, group song and dance by participating batch mates including the ladies. The most enthralling performance of the evening however, was a group song Lara Lappa Lara Lappa Lai Lapp Da. All the old college mates together lend their voices to sing this beautiful song and make this performance one to remember for long! Click on the following YOU TUBE link for more details.
Mr. Muktesh Chander, Special Commissioner of Police (Traffic) was appreciated for supporting the cause of Organ Donation by successfully connecting 3 donor organs to their recipients.
It's a proud moment for DTU as Chetan Kakkar, final year student of IT department, has earned a plum deal from tech giant Google worth $1,90,000 or INR 1.27 crore per annum. He is all set to join Google campus in California after completing his education in 2016. He has surpassed the earlier record of highest paid salary package of INR 93 lakh.
Mr. Ratan Kaul, alumnus of 1963 batch of Delhi Polytechnic introduced a romance novel "Wings of Freedom" during launch event at Oxford Bookstore, Connaught place, New Delhi on Feb 4, 2015. Shri jawhar Sircar, C.E.O Prasar Bharati was the chief guest and Guests of Honor included Ms. Tara Gandhi, granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi.
There was a launch earlier also at the Constitution Club on Nov. 20, 2014. • THE HINDU: Click Here! • Indiainfoline: Click Here! • Metroreader review: Click Here!
Y P Chawla, Alumni DCEDTU 1971 batch is been Advisor, Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission, National Jt. Secretary Indian Institution of Plant Engineers (IIPE) BE Tech. & MBA (Fin), PGDPM & PGDMM from Delhi University. Export Mgmt.from Oxford.Pursuing PhD. in Skill Gaps in Power Sector.
Over 4 decades of Experience in diversified sectors covering Energy including Solar & other Green / Renewable Energies, (Ex. BHEL), Water Sector.
Akash Sinha – 2001 Batch Electrical Engineer from DCE featured in Hindustan Times – “The age of drones: Flying high from war-torn Iraq to riot-hit Trilokpuri” dated 1st November 2014!
Joydeep Sengupta (DCE alumni, 1991 batch) is a director at McKinsey, based in Dubai office. He has been with the firm for over 10 years, serving clients in North America, Asia, and the Middle East. Joydeep has 20 years of experience overall in financial services, telecommunications, and manufacturing sectors. He is one of the leaders of our European Operations Practice, and is a faculty member of our Global Lean Management Academy.
News Published in leading Daily Newspaper:
Business Today: September 18, 2014 – Read Here !
Economic Times: September 19, 2014 – Read Here !
The Hindu - Business Line: September 18, 2014 – Read Here !
Live Mint: September 18, 2014 – Read Here !
Financial Express: September 19, 2014 – Read Here !
Senior IPS officer and DCEDTU Alumni President Shr. Karnal Singh has given additional charge as Chief Of Enforcement Directorate(ED)
Our alumnus Muktesh Chander 1983 B.E. (Electronics and Communication) Engineering Batch, currently Special Commissioner of Police for Traffic (Delhi) playing his flute at the launch of his album titled Nostalgic Flute Magic , launched by NGO Routes 2 Roots.
Raghav Sehgal DCE alumnus 2005, CEO and founder RXV.coRXV.co is a product by RxVault, NASSCOM Award winning Electronic Health data management platform founded by alumni from IIM Ahmedabad, ISB & Delhi College of Engg. in 2013. Our client list include major players in healthcare sector, like Fortis Healthcare, Max Healthcare, Religare Wellness, CDC etc. who have data of their 20,000+ patients online with us.RXV.co is a mobile app that enables patients to have 24x7 Instant & Live Video Consultations with doctors. Patients can also order lab tests and medicines, as per doctor’s digitally signed prescription, right from within the app. We are going to launch the app in mid-August with over 1,000 specialists from major hospitals, 200 pharmacies and more than 40,000 diagnostics testing centres across India as our healthcare partners for the app.
" Shri SM Mahajan, DCE Alumni 1970 Mech batch and Vice President of DCE-DTU AA was conferred with a "Life Time Achievement Award" for his extraordinary & significant contribution to the growth of welding industry in the country and bringing the global players & Indian industry closer as also for his exemplary initiatives of welding skill development in the country specially in the North East parts .
Graduated in electrical engineering from Delhi College of Engineering 1991 batch.Starting at ICICI Bank in 1993, he worked through several banking roles till 2005, before he founded FINO in 2006. FINO is India's largest banking correspondent network serving over 70 mn customer.He is currently setting up YTS Solutions a venture focused on serving the banking deprived customers in India. Manish Khera was selected the Young Global Leader 2011, by the World Economic Forum. Now he has been appointed as CEO of Airtel money.
DMRC director (electrical) Satish Kumar hands over a special key, received from ABB in Finland, to DMRC Managing Director Dr. E. Sreedharan on Tuesday.
Ambareesh Murty is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Pepperfry. He has graduated in Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering in 1994 and went on to do his Masters of Business Administration in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta in 1996.Pepperfry.com Today India's No.1 online Furniture, Home and Living destination, offering more than 45,000 products to spice up your home across categories like Furniture, Home Decor, Furnishings, Kitchen and Pet Supplies.
Ashok K. Puri, Chairman and Managing Director, BHEL, receiving the meritorious award for R&D & Innovation from Santosh Mohan Dev, Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, at a function on Wednesday
Partner, Bain & Company Prashant Sarin(DCE Alumni) featured in Economic Times'India's Hottest Business Leader under 40
An Accenture Consultant and DCE passout Mr. Harshdeep Jolly, relives his life on the IIM-B Campus in a fresh novel. The book takes you on a journey into the lives of the author and some of his friends. It has a youthful fresh approach and gives a glimpse of the life on the campus.
Managing Director, Global Service Provider, Cisco Consulting Services, Asia-Pacific and Japan Neeraj Arora(DCE Alumni) featured in Economic Times'India's Hottest Business Leader under 40
The official website of DCE Alumni Association was launched on 3rd December, 2005 at a function organized at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
Paytm's CEO Vijay Shekhar(DCE Alumni) featured in Economic Times'India's Hottest Business Leader under 40
Norwest Venture Partners (NVP), a US-based venture capital firm, manages more than $1.8 billion in venture capital. Focussing on investments in information technology, including semiconductor and components, systems, software, services and consumer/Internet technologies,
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd is embarking on new partnerships with global aviation majors for military and civil projects with an eye on trebling the turnover to $3 billion by 2011, according to its Chairman, Mr Ashok K. Baweja. The defence PSU expects to cross the Rs 7,000-cr mark this year. For 2005-06, it posted a turnover of Rs 5,375 crore at a growth rate of over 18 per cent.
With a history of over 65 years in providing technical education within a modern educational environment and strong academic staff, the Delhi Technical University (formerly the Delhi College of Engineering, is strongly identified with engineering education in India.
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Anil Kumar Sardana, managing director, North Delhi Power (NDPL), has been conferred the ‘Asian Power CEO of the Year Award’ for 2006. The Asian Power Awards are the industry’s leading awards independently judging the best in the power industry in Asia and are held in high esteem by the industry.
Mr. Vijay Shekher Sharma, Founder and CEO, Paytm on how Hotmail founder Mr. Sabeer Bhatia influenced him to move towards entrepreneurship.