Director's Profile

Dr. Abhay WaghDr. Abhay Wagh

Dr. Abhay Wagh has joined as a Director of MSBTE w.e.f. 2nd March 2015. He is a graduate in Electronics Engineering. He is Gold Medalist in his M.E. with specialization in Power Electronics. He has a Doctoral Degree in Electronics and Instrumentation.

He is working in the field of Technical Education for the last 27 years in various capacities: as teaching faculty, trainer, administrator and policy maker. He has worked as Deputy Secretary, Higher & Technical Education Department, Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai. Initially he was appointed as Assistant Director (Technical) through Maharashtra Public Service Commission and then worked as Deputy Director and Joint Director in Directorate of Technical Education, M.S. Before these Government Services, he has also worked as Professor in Engineering College.

He has worked as State Project Adviser for the World Bank Assisted ‘Technical Education Quality Improvement Programs Phase II (TEQIP-II) for the State of Maharashtra. He has also worked as State Nodal Officer for the Community College Project of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.

He has published 32 papers both in International and National Journals. He has guided Ph.D. students in the field of Electronics Engineering and related areas.

He is recipient of the ‘Skoch Gold Award of Excellence’ for successfully implementing 10 projects in the state of Maharashtra based on good governance, during the 37thSkoch Summit on ‘Minimum Government, Maximum Governance’. Also, Directorate of Information Technology, Government of Maharashtra had recognized his efforts in e-administration and awarded with ‘E-Maharashtra’ honor. He has many other awards in his credit.