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Sikkim Manipal University (SMU)

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Sikkim Manipal University (SMU) was established in 1995 with an aim of reinforcing the strong connection between education & skill development, empowering the people of Sikkim, and contributing to the human development in the Northeast and other Indian states. SMU is committed to delivering interdisciplinary programs and academic services through continuous innovation and leadership at all levels. The highly qualified and dedicated faculty members of SMU ensure that graduating students are trained to meet the challenges of their chosen profession in today’s competitive world.

 

Sikkim Manipal University is a NAAC A+ accredited university and its degrees are UGC-entitled. Popularly known for its distance education programs, Sikkim Manipal University is now offering affordable degree programs in the online mode.

Rankings & accreditations

Accredation
Accredited in A+ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council
Accredited in A+ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council
Accredation
UGC-entitled Online Degrees Equivalent to Campus Degree
UGC-entitled Online Degrees Equivalent to Campus Degree
Ranked 101-150
Amongst India’s Top #101-150 Universities in 2023
Amongst India’s Top #101-150 Universities in 2023
Accredation
AICTE Approved Programs
AICTE Approved Programs
Rank 1
Top Private University in North East
Top Private University in North East
Rank 6
Amongst Top 10 Multidisciplinary Universities in East Zone
Amongst Top 10 Multidisciplinary Universities in East Zone

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Message from our Vice Chancellor

Air Vice Marshal (Dr) Dilip Chandra Agarwal, VSM (Retd)

Providing quality and affordable education for all has been the driving force behind building Sikkim Manipal University to what it is today. Renewing our efforts towards creating student-centric learning experiences for professional growth, SMU is excited to now go online and cater to learners across various geographies & backgrounds.

Air Vice Marshal (Dr) Dilip Chandra Agarwal, VSM (Retd) Vice Chancellor, Sikkim Manipal University
27+ years Quality education
530+ Faculty & staff
5.65 Lakh+ Alumni
90+ Research grants
168+ Research publications
Learning methodology
Lumen: An AI-powered mobile-first learning platform

Our AI-driven platform, Lumen, offers interactive, personalized, and gamified learning experiences. Being user-friendly and adaptive, it empowers learners across the world.

Lumen gives access to live classroom sessions, audio-video content, discussion forums, notes, assignments, practice quizzes, and real time support from subject matter experts.

LumenAI breaks down concepts in an understandable manner; it also quizzes the learners on the topic to reinforce learning.

AI-powered nudge engine and mobile widgets send notifications through calls, SMS & WhatsApp to ensure online learning is on track for their live classes, assignments, quizzes, discussion forums, and overall content progress.

Meet your faculty

Dr. Anmol Mukhia
Dr. Anmol Mukhia Assistant Professor
Ms. Nilanjana Sinha
Ms. Nilanjana Sinha Assistant Professor
Mr. Pema Gyalchen Tamang
Mr. Pema Gyalchen Tamang Assistant Professor
Mr. Ishwar Chandra Darnal
Mr. Ishwar Chandra Darnal Assistant Professor
Ms. Anushka Chhetri
Ms. Anushka Chhetri Assistant Professor
Mr. Pawan Rai
Mr. Pawan Rai Assistant Professor
Mr. Pema Gyamptso Bhutia
Mr. Pema Gyamptso Bhutia Assistant Professor
Mr. Kapil Tamang
Mr. Kapil Tamang Assistant Professor
Dr. Shabana Mansoor
Dr. Shabana Mansoor Adjunct Faculty
Arkapriya Gangopadhyay
Arkapriya Gangopadhyay Adjunct Faculty
Dr. Gayathri Devi Subbaiah
Dr. Gayathri Devi Subbaiah Adjunct Faculty
Lakshmi Priya K.S
Lakshmi Priya K.S Adjunct Faculty
Sudhamshu Narayan
Sudhamshu Narayan Adjunct Faculty
Veena S
Veena S Adjunct Faculty
Sonali Ashish Mangudkar
Sonali Ashish Mangudkar Adjunct Faculty
Dr. Anmol Mukhia Assistant Professor

Dr. Anmol Mukhia is an Assistant Professor in Political Science at Sikkim Manipal University, India. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Higher School of Economics University, Moscow, Russian Federation, and completed his PhD at Jilin University, China, and completed his PhD at Jilin University, China, with scholarship by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. Formally, he was an Assistant Professor at Rashtriya Raksha University, Gujarat. He has also worked as a Consultant at the Department of Trade & Commerce, Government of Arunachal Pradesh (2023). He is the author of “Chasing the Blazing Fire in the Himalayas” (2021) and has published articles in more than 23 journals.

Ms. Nilanjana Sinha Assistant Professor

Ms. Nilanjana Sinha is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Sikkim Manipal University, India. She has completed her Masters in English from the University of North Bengal and has been the department topper in graduation from North Bengal St. Xavier’s College. Her research interest spans across identity, culture and ethnicity. Being an avid reader of stories and poems, she enjoys writing her own and has independently organized numerous events on spoken word poetry in her hometown, Kalimpong. She is also the community editor of The Pomelo, an e-magazine aimed at exploring Himalayan voices helmed by young women researchers of India and Nepal.

Mr. Pema Gyalchen Tamang Assistant Professor

Mr. Pema Gyalchen Tamang is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Sikkim Manipal University, India. He completed his Master of Arts in English from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. He has previously worked as a full-time faculty at Bhawanipur Education Society College, Kolkata, India, and Salesian College, Siliguri. His research interests include Conflict and Borders, Early Modern European Literature, Queer Studies, Himalayan Studies, and Translation studies. His articles and book chapters have been published in reputed and indexed journals like Himalaya, Postcolonial Interventions, and so one, and in edited volumes published by Routledge, Cambridge Scholars, and so on. He has also been actively involved in translation projects on literature written in South Asian languages.

Mr. Ishwar Chandra Darnal Assistant Professor

Mr. Ishwar is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Sikkim Manipal University, India. He is an MA graduate and has been pursuing his doctoral thesis from Calcutta University, India. Previously, he worked as an English professor at Surya Sen Mahavidyalaya and as a Language Instructor for Army Battalions and their families in Army Public School, Darjeeling. He is an aspiring linguist with a wide range of interests from language, society, music, travel to creative writing; with a special focus on the language, literature and culture of the Himalaya.

Ms. Anushka Chhetri Assistant Professor

Ms. Anushka Chhetri is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Sikkim Manipal University, India. She has completed her graduation from St Joseph’s College, Darjeeling, and her master's degree in political science from the University of North Bengal. She has a major in Public Administration, and her research interest includes Indian Politics and State and Sub-state Politics in India. She is a silver medalist in her graduation. 

Mr. Pawan Rai Assistant Professor

Mr. Pawan Rai is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Sikkim Manipal University, India. He has cleared NET, SET examination and is pursuing a PhD. Mr. Rai has obtained a degree in Tourism and Travelling Management (Advanced Diploma). He has more than seven years of teaching experience in various colleges in Darjeeling Hills. He specializes in Political Theory and the Theories of International Relations. He is inspired by thinkers such as Hegel, Marx, Frankfurt School, Foucault and Zizek. 

Mr. Pema Gyamptso Bhutia Assistant Professor

Mr Pema Gyamptso Bhutia is working as an Assistant Professor specializing in sociology, currently serving in Sikkim Manipal University, India. He holds a Master's degree (M.A.) in Sociology and has successfully cleared UGC-NET (National Eligibility Test). Pema is committed to fostering an inclusive and engaging learning environment for students. Utilizing innovative and interactive teaching methods, He ensures students' comprehensive understanding of sociological concepts while nurturing their critical thinking and analytical skills. Pema Gyamptso Bhutia actively contributes to the academic community through dedicated mentorship, research initiatives, and a keen interest in the evolving landscape of online education, thereby enhancing the educational experience at Sikkim Manipal University.

Mr. Kapil Tamang Assistant Professor

Mr. Kapil Tamang is currently working as an Assistant Professor at Sikkim Manipal University. He has been a Research Fellow (UGC JRF/SRF) at the Department of Sociology, University of Hyderabad, and has recently submitted his Doctoral Thesis. His areas of research interest are Political Economy, Trade, Labour and Tea Plantations, Gender Studies, Himalayan Studies, among others. He has 5+ years of experience in empirical research, academic writing, and data analysis. He has also been a part of several national and international conferences and workshops organized by institutions such as Dublin City University, V. V. Giri National Labour Institute, CRG, Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, Indian Sociological Association, and many more.

Dr. Shabana Mansoor Adjunct Faculty

Shabana Mansoor is an Adjunct faculty at Sikkim Manipal University. She holds an MA in communication and journalism degree. She has over 20 years of experience as an academician and media professional in various reputed educational institutions and organizations in India.

Arkapriya Gangopadhyay Adjunct Faculty

Arkapriya is an Adjunct faculty at Sikkim Manipal University. She has done master's in sociology and has achieved the prestigious First Class First (Gold Medalist) distinction. She is a highly regarded educator with extensive expertise in education and a broad background across various academic disciplinesHer contributions include shaping the STEM curriculum at Deeksha STEM Schools in Bengaluru, in adherence to the guidelines of the National Education Policy 2020, and providing training to educators. Prior to this, Arkapriya held positions as an assistant teacher in sociology at an esteemed ISC affiliated School in Kolkata, as well as a lecturer at the College of Nursing, Medical College & Hospital in Kolkata, and Jogamaya Devi College under the University of Calcutta. Utilizing various platforms and technologies, Arkapriya seamlessly integrates theoretical and practical aspects of sociology.

Dr. Gayathri Devi Subbaiah Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Gayathri Devi Subbaiah is an Adjunct faculty at Sikkim Manipal University. Her educational qualifications include D.Pharm, B.Pharm, M.Pharm, MBA and PhD. She has completed three certificate programs- Biotechnology from Indian Institute of Science, Online Teaching from GlobalNxt University, and IVQ Diploma in Training Skills from City and Guilds, UK. She is a seasoned academician with over 30 years of experience in teaching, research, and academic administration. She has experience of Campus, Online and Distance Education, and has a leaning towards use of technology in teaching. Gayathri served as a teaching faculty at Al-Ameen College of Pharmacy for 18 years, rising from the position of a Lecturer to Professor and HOD. Gayathri has 22 publications to her credit in national and international journals. She has guided 18 M.Pharm and 3 PhD students.

Lakshmi Priya K.S Adjunct Faculty

Lakshmi Priya KS is an Adjunct faculty at Sikkim Manipal University. She holds a master's degree and MPhil in political science from the University of Hyderabad. She is a seasoned academician and researcher with over 5 years of experience in education and research and has academic expertise in Gender Studies, Indian Political Process, Public Policy, and International Relations. Previously, she worked as a faculty member at prestigious universities like Maharani Lakshmi Ammani College, Bangalore and University College Mangalore. She has also worked on research projects with reputed institutes like the Tata Institute of Social Sciences and Indian Institute of Technology Madras. Her areas of expertise include Political Theory, International Relations, Public Administration, and Gender Studies.

Sudhamshu Narayan Adjunct Faculty

Sudhamshu Narayan is an Adjunct faculty at Sikkim Manipal University. He has completed his post-graduation (MA) from Delhi University and was qualified in the bi-annual UGC-NET examination thrice. Previously, he worked as an Asst. Professor of English at Christ Academy, Bangalore. He was associated with USDC Global, an ed-tech platform that offers educational services to various online colleges. At USDC Global, he held responsibilities such as teaching , engaging and monitoring learner progress for students of JAIN Online and also perform operational duties such as creating content, designing learning materials and coordinating with instructors and content developers for composing and updating curriculums.

Veena S Adjunct Faculty

Veena is an Adjunct faculty at Sikkim Manipal University. She holds a BE degree in civil. She has over 15 years of experience across learning and development in IT sector, academic management in medical education, program management for online degree courses, project management for exports, and teaching of soft skills and communicative English.

Sonali Ashish Mangudkar Adjunct Faculty

Sonali is an Adjunct faculty at Sikkim Manipal University. She holds an MA in economics and has over 24 years of work experience in premier B-Schools. She is recognized for using innovative pedagogical tools to teach Economics. She is known for interactive teaching style that encourages student participation and enthusiasm while facilitating learning.

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