Academic council

Prof. (Dr.) Bijoy Mukherjee

Acting Vice-Chancellor

Al-Karim University, Katihar

Educational qualifications

MBBS, Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata

MD (Community Medicine), All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health, Kolkata

Experience

Prof.(Dr.) Bijoy Mukherjee is the Pro-Vice Chancellor of Al-Karim University, Katihar. He did his MBBS from Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata and MD in Social and Prevention Medicine from All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health, Kolkata and has more than 45 years of research, teaching and administrative experience at various senior roles in well-known universities in India.

Prof. (Dr.) Ratul Charan Deka

Dean, Faculty of Medicine

Al-Karim University, Katihar

Educational qualifications

MBBS, Gauhati Medical College, Gauhati University, Guwahati

MS (Ophthalmology), Gauhati Medical College, Gauhati University, Guwahati

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Ratul Charan Deka has over 30 years of teaching experience. He is currently the Dean of Faculty of Medicine, and the Principal of Katihar Medical College at Al- Karim University, Katihar.

He started his career as the Registrar of Ophthalomogy at RIO, Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati. He served at Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh in different academic positions. He worked as a Professor of Ophthalomogy at Assam Medical College, Guwahati. He worked as a Professor and Head of the department for about 5 years at Fakhruddin Ali Ahmad Medical College, Barpeta, Assam. He worked as a Medical Superintendent and Professor for about 2 years at Tezpur Medical College Hosptial, Tezpur

He did his fellowship in eye banking and keratoplasty in the USA on WHO scholarship.

He also did postgraduation in Hospital Managment from National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi.

Besides his academic pursuit, he devoted significant time in preventing rural blindness in the state of Assam. He has a credit of operating more than fifty thousand surgery in the field of prevention of blindness.

Prof. (Dr.) Amjad Zia Mallik

Professor and Head

Department of General Surgery, Katihar Medical College, Katihar

Educational qualifications

MBBS, J.L. Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University

MS (General Surgery), J.L. Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Amjad Zia Mallik has over 19 years of teaching experience. He is currently a Professor and the Head of the Department of General Surgery at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

He worked as a Junior Resident at J.L. Nehru Medical College for 3 years; a Senior Resident at J.L. Nehru Medical College for 3 years; an Assistant Professor for about 5 years; an Associate Professor for about 4 years at Katihar Medical College. He climbed the ladder to become the Head of the Department of General Surgery.

Prof. (Dr.) Atul Mishra

Professor and Head

Department of Ophthalmology, Katihar Medical College, Katihar

Educational qualifications

MBBS, Patna Medical College, Patna University, Patna

MS (Ophthalmology), Patna Medical College, Patna University, Patna

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Atul Mishra has about 20 years of teaching experience. He is currently a Professor and the Head of the Department of Ophthalmology at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

He worked as a tutor at Katihar Medical College, Katihar for 3 years; an Assistant Professor for about 5 years; an Associate Professor for about 4 years at Katihar Medical College. He climbed the ladder to become a Professor and the Head of the Department of Ophthalmology.

Prof. (Dr.) Pramod Kumar Agrawal

Professor and Head

Department of General Medicine, Katihar Medical College, Katihar

Educational qualifications

MBBS, Darbhanga Medical College, Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga, MD (General Medicine), Darbhanga Medical College, Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Pramod Kumar Agrawal has about 24 years of teaching experience. He is currently a Professor and the Head of the Department of General Medicine at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

He worked as a Junior Resident at Darbhanga Medical College, Darbhanga for 3 years; a Registrar for about 8 months at Katihar Medical College, Katihar; an Assistant Professor for about 5 years; an Associate Professor for about 5 years at Katihar Medical College. He climbed the ladder to become a Professor and the Head of the Department of general Medicine.

Prof. (Dr.) Sangeeta Dey

Professor and Head

Department of Microbiology, Katihar Medical College, Katihar

Educational qualifications

MBBS, North Eastern Regional Inst. of Medical Sciences, Manipur University, Manipur

MD (Microbiology), Sevagram Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Nagpur University

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Sangeeta Dey has about 20years of teaching experience. She is currently a Professor and the Head of the Department of Microbiology at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

She worked as a tutor at MG Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha for 9 months; an Assistant Professor for about 3 years at MG Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha; an Assistant Professor for about 3 years at Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Nepal; an Associate Professor in Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok, Tripura Medical College, Katihar Medical College for about a year in each. She climbed the ladder to become a Professor and the Head of the Department of Microbiology.

Prof. (Dr.) Sanjay Tiwari

Professor and Head

Department of Physiology, Katihar Medical College

Educational qualifications

MBBS, Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, Tilka Manjhi University, Bhagalpur

MD (Physiology), Patna Medical College, Patna University, Patna

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Sanjay Tiwari has over 16 years of teaching experience. He is currently a Professor and the Head of the Department of Physiology at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

He worked as a Junior Resident at Patna Medical College for 3 years. He worked as an Assistant Professor for about 5 years and an Associate Professor for about 4 years at Katihar Medical College. He climbed the ladder to become the Head of the Department of Physiology.

Prof. (Dr.) Swami Vivekanand

Professor and Head

Department of Radio-diagnosis, Katihar Medical College, Katihar

Educational qualifications

MBBS, Darbhanga Medical College, Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga

MD (Radio-diagnosis), Darbhanga Medical College, Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Swami Vivekanand has over 17 years of teaching experience. He is currently a Professor and the Head of the Department of Radio-diagnosis at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

He worked as a tutor at Katihar Medical College; as an Assistant Professor for 10 months at Mithila Minority Dental College Medical College; as an Assistant Professor for 4 years and an Associate Professor for about 7 years at Katihar Medical College. He climbed the ladder to become the Head of the Department of Radio-daignosis.

Prof. (Dr.) Md. Ezaz Zafar

Professor

Department of Biochemistry, Katihar Medical College, Katihar

Educational qualifications

Master of Science in Biochemistry, Jamia Hamdard, Hamdard University, New Delhi

Ph.D., Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga

Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Md. Ezaz Zafar has over 21 years of teaching experience. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Biochemistry at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

He worked as a Junior Resident at Katihar Medical College, Katihar for about a year; an Assistant Professor for about 13 years; an Associate Professor for about 4 years at Katihar Medical College, Katihar.

Mr. Pramod Kumar

University Librarian

Al-Karim University, Katihar

Educational qualifications

Bachelor of Library

Experience

Mr. Pramod Kumar has been serving as a librarian at Katihar Medical College, Katihar for over 25 years and climbed the ladder to become the university librarian. His continuous commitment to his area of expertise helps us in supervising our library.

Prof. (Dr.) Chandana Jha

Professor (Retired)

Department of History, D.S. College, Katihar

Educational qualifications
Experience

Prof. (Dr.) Chandana Jha is a person of academic pursuits. She was a Professor of History, former Principal at M.J.M. Mahila College, Katihar. Many of her research papers have been published in different reputed journals of social science. She has the credit of presenting research papers in different international conferences organised at Ryerson university, Toronto (Canada), University of London(England), and Harvard university, Boston (U.S.A.).

Dr. Mihir Kumar Thakur

Associate Professor

Department of Economics, D.S. College, Katihar

Educational qualifications

M.Sc.(Economics)

Ph.D.(Economics)

Experience

Dr. Mihir Kumar Thakur is presently the Head of the Postgraduate Department of Economics at Darshan Sah College, Katihar, Bihar. He has also earned Postgraduate degree in Business Administration with specialization in finance and PG diploma in Human Resource Management. He has more 22 years of teaching experiences at both postgraduate and undergraduate level. He has been actively involved in research related activities such as supervising students for their Ph.D. degrees, writing research papers for publication in journals. Apart from these he has been discharging several university and college related administrative duties as assigned to him by the competent authorities.