Prof(Dr.) K.C. Singh

Born in Cuttack – 1947
Matriculation – 1963 -PM Academy, Cuttack
Pre- University (Sc) - 1964 -Ravenshaw College
B.Sc Engg. (Mech. ) - 1969 -UCE, Burla (Presently V S S U T)
(Secured Honours)
M Tech. (Machine Tool Design) - 1972- IIT, Kharagpur
Ph.D.(Mech. Engg.) -1983-IIT, Kharagpur
Professional Experience
(Al through Teaching and Administrative)
1. UCE, Burla (1972 - 1988)- As Lecturer & Reader (1985)
Completed Ph.D. (Mech Engg.)- 1983 from IIT, Khargpur
2. IGIT, Saranga (1988 - 2003) - As Professor & Head, Mech Engg.
- Principal (1999) for a Period of 6th Months
3. BPUT, Orissa (2003-2004) as founder Director of Examination
4. UCE, Burla (2004-2007)- Principal , Retired on 31st March, 2007
Post Retirement
1. Director, GEC, Bhubaneswar- May 2007-Feb. 2008
2. Director, NMIET, Bhubaneswar- Feb. 2008-July 2011, July 2016 – Continuing.
3. Dean, School of Mech. Engg., KIIT University – Aug 2011-June 2014
4. Sr Professor,School of Mech.Engg.,KIIT University-June 2014-June2016
Publication International Journals -18
2. Institution of Mechanical Engrs., London.
3. International Journal of MTDR.
4. Wear, Elsevier Seqouia
5. International Journal of Material Processing Tech (Elsevier)
National Journals, Conference -44 Ph.D. guidance - Two
Reviewer 1. International Journals of wear (London)
2. Journal, Engg. Tribology, UK
Organisation of National and International Seminar/ Conference at
1. IGIT, Sarang
2. UCE, Burla
3. NMIET, Bhubaneswar
4. KIIT University
Awards Received best research paper awarded by
1. Institution of Engineers (India)
2. Institution of Engineers Orissa State Centre
3. Orissa Engineering Congress
Membership in Professional Bodies
1. Life fellow, Institution of Engineers (India)
2. Life member, ISTE
Academic Assignments
1. Member, Board of Studies
i. Utkal University
ii. Sambalpur University
iii. OUAT, Bhubaneswar
iv. State Council of Technical Education, Odisha
v. BPUT, Odisha
vi. KIIT University
vii. CVRCE ,Bhubaneswar.
Chairman, JEE, Odisha (For three terms) 1992, 2003 & 2004
2. Expert member of Affiliation committee :
i. State Council of Technical Education, Odisha
ii. Utkal University
iii. BPUT, Odisha.
3. Member, NBA Accreditationm, AICTE (Since1998 )
4. Advisor to UPSC, Govt. of India .
5. Mentor cum Performance Auditor for TEQIP – II, NPIU, MHRD, Govt. of India. For the following institutes.
a. MITS,Gwalior
b. Govt Engg College,Bilaspur
c. VSSUT, Burla
d. CET,Bhubaneswar.