“A theoretical lecture can never inculcate values but a Mentors’ personal life can”
Dr Vivek Vijay

Dr Vivek Vijay

A combination of a mentor, teacher, writer, speaker, motivator, spiritual leader and a researcher, is also awarded the Best Faculty Award IIT, Jodhpur in 2014. Under the guidance of Dr Vivek Vijay, five scholars have obtained/accomplished their Ph D during 2016-2020. Dr Vivek Vijay earned his Ph D from IIT Bombay in 2007, he also achieved Gold Medal for securing highest marks in all Sciences in M Sc. He has been associated with BITS, Goa as lecturer, Goa Institute of Management as an Assistant Professor and Syntel Inc Company as Quantitative Finance team Manager. After a successful journey of two years, his teaching passion travelled back to the Academics and he joined IIT Jodhpur as an Assistant Professor in the year 2010.

An expert in Statistics

Dr Vivek Vijay has published several papers in National and International journals. He also edited a book entitled “Systems Thinking Approach for Social Problems”. To address the challenges of foundation years of education he has also pen down a book titled “मैंविद्यालय बोल रहा हूँ ” and also, he has dedicated a poetic book named “तस्मैश्री गुरूिे नम:” to Gurudev Pd. Shriram Sharma Acharya Ji.

National & International Conferences

Organizing National & International Conferences and Workshops on different areas of Mathematics and Statistics is part of his journey. He was also one of the Panellists in International Forum on Research & Development at McMaster University in 2011 at Canada. “A theoretical lecture can never inculcate values but a Mentors’ personal life can” says spiritually inclined Dr Vivek Vijay.

Lectures & Seminar

His seminars express the need of hour to focus on value-based education, inculcation of moral values, ethics & build up stronger characters with bright career. At the same time his lectures communicate a synchronized approach of happiness & harmony to bridge the gap between parents and teens.

Coordinator of Faculty Affairs & Students’ Affairs

He is a combination of Value Based innovative Academic approach & Administrative skills that he also served as the Coordinator of Faculty Affairs & Students’ Affairs, Head of Counselling Services and recently serving as President of Faculty Association as well at IIT Jodhpur. His keen interest towards betterment is initiated as ‘Parivartan’-The Social Initiative of IIT Jodhpur which is flourishing under his guidance.

Apart from profession

Apart from his profession he is also the enthusiastic founder Coordinator of DIVINE INDIA YOUTH ASSOCIATION (DIYA), Rajasthan since its inception, in 2006 by Dr A P J Abdul Kalam and Dr Pranav Pandya. DIYA Rajasthan has been engaged into various constructive Activities and long-term projects including GVM, Rajsamand, Gramotkarsh, Vyasan Mukt Bharat & BSGP etc for the upliftment of youth and to channelize their potential towards national development under the able guidance & inspiring leadership of Dr Vivek Vijay.