Ranjit Singh

Prof. (Dr.) Ranjit Singh,

Vice Chancellor & Director

Adarsh Vijendra Institute of Pharm. Sciences,
Shobhit University, Gangoh,
Saharanpur UP

Prof. Ranjit Singh is Vice Chancellor, Shobhit University, Gangoh, and Director, Adarsh Vijendra Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, a constituent Institute of Shobhit University. Prof Singh studied at Dr. H.S. Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar (M.P.), where he received B.Pharm., M Pharm. and Ph.D. degrees in Pharmaceutical Sciences between 1989 and 1997. He is recipient of GP Nair memorial IDMA Gold Medal for standing First in B. Pharm. examinations, Prof. Ishwar Chandra memorial Gold Medal for earning First Position in M. Pharm. examinations, UGC Junior Research Fellowship during PG, and CSIR Senior Research Fellowship during Ph.D. & National and State Scholarships during schooling.

He received Distinguished Alumnus Award from Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr. H.S. Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar in 2006. Prof. Singh is recipient of Senior Scientist Award, 2009 from All India Medicos Society, Hoshiarpur (Pb) and honorary fellowship of Royal Society of Medicos, India, 2011. He is also recipient of IDMA best paper award, 2012 in the area of Pharmaceutics and Al-Ameen College of Pharmacy Award, 2013 in the area of Pharmacognosy under IJPER awards. He is recipient of Best Educationist Award from International Institute of Education and Management in 2014, Rashtriya Vidya Gold Medal Award from India Solidarity Council in 2014, Rashtriya Gaurav Award from India International Friendship Society in 2014 and Academic Excellence Award in Pharmaceutical Sciences from All India Technical and Management Council in 2014. He is recipient of Best Citizens of India Award 2015 conferred by International Publishing House, New Delhi, Award for Excellence in Research in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2015 conferred by EISRA, The Netherland, Eminent Teacher Award, 2015 conferred by SPER, Glory of Academic Excellence, 2015 conferred by IIEM, New Delhi and IPR Appreciation Award, 2015 conferred by UCER, BFUHS, Faridkot. He is recipient of SPER Fellowship Award 2016 conferred by Society of Pharmaceutical Education and Research and IPR Appreciation Award 2016 by BFUHS. He is conferred with Best Principal Award 2018 by FIPO during its National Convention held at Laureate Institute of Pharmacy, Jwalaji, H.P. He has received Leadership Award 2019 in Education Excellence conferred by Nirali Prakashan, New Delhi. He is conferred with Atal Samrasta Award 2019 by Indo-Nepal Samrasta Organization and Best Keynote Speaker, Uttar Pradesh in National Conference organized by SIETIIE public welfare trust, Jaunpur, UP on 28th-29th December, 2019, Pride of Indian Education Lifetime Achievement Award for Research & Academic Excellence in Pharmacy by Brands Impact, 19th January, 2020 and 101 Most Fabulous Healthcare Leaders by World Health & Wellness Congress & Awards, 14th February, 2020.

Prof. Singh has vast academic and industrial experience. He worked as Formulation & Development Officer at Sun Pharma Advanced Research Centre, Baroda, Lecturer, B.N. College of Pharmacy, Udaipur & Dept. of Pharm. Sciences, HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar (Uttarakhand), Reader, Dept. of Pharmacy, MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, Professor & Head at Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar (Uttarakhand), Director, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shobhit University, Meerut, Director-cum-Principal, Govt. College of Pharmacy ,Rohru, Shimla H.P., Director, Academics, ISF College of Pharmacy, Moga, Pb., Dean, Academic Affairs & Pharm. Sciences, Bahra University, Shimla Hills, Director, CT Group of Institutions, Jalandhar, Panjab; Prof. Singh also worked as Pro-Vice-Chancellor and officiated as Vice-Chancellor of Shobhit University, Meerut.

Prof Singh has more than 130 publications to his credit in journals of National and International repute. He has more than 61 presentations/ invited lectures/books/chapters to his credit. He has guided thirty-eight M. Pharm. dissertations and nineteen research scholars for Ph. D. He is on the panel of Reviewers, Advisory & Editorial board of different journals. He has delivered many invited lectures and attended a number of Symposia, Seminars & Conferences. Prof Singh is on the panel of expert members of various regulatory bodies like AICTE, PCI and NBA. He is also on the panel of different statutory bodies of many Universities.

Prof. Singh has contributed immensely in the field of novel drug delivery systems, herbal formulations and standardization of drugs. His main area of research encompasses both novel as well as conventional oral drug delivery systems. He has varied research experience in the field of pharmacy which includes drug discovery, novel analytical techniques, herbal excipients and drugs, targeted drug delivery etc. Oral route of administration excites him too much and he has produced some very good publications related to tablet dosage forms.