Prof. Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti did his B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering from REC, Durgapur (NIT, Durgapur). He then went to IIT, Kharagpur to complete his M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering. He has done his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Burdwan University. He has also completed MBA from Missori University, USA. He has done research in the field of Machine Tools, Industrial Electronics, Aviation, Alternate Fuel and Robotics.
Prof. Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti after doing Mechanical Engineering from IIT, Kharagpur, joined Steel Authority of India (SAIL) as Chief and was in-charge of Western Region in India for 13 years. (1971 to 1984). Then he worked as Vice President in British America Investors Corporation at World Trade Centre (BAICORP), New York, USA. (1984 to 1994). After that he worked as Director of Institute of Engineering & Management, Salt Lake, Kolkata (www.iemcal.com). (1994 to 2011). He was also associated West Bengal Higher Education Council (1997 to 2006) and worked as consultant to Chairman of Coal India Limited (2 years) for marketing of coal (1997-1999) and Vizag Port Trust as consultant (2 years) for material chandelling in Port (2000-2002). At present he is working as Vice Chancellor, University of Engineering & Management, Jaipur. (www.uem.edu.in). (since 2011 & continuing).
He is the Recipient of IETE Gold Medal for highest contribution in Indian Industrial Electronics that happened during last 10 years (1999). He is also the Recipient of Edupreneur award from MHRD in 2013 for highest contribution in the field of education.
Prof. Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti, the founder of Institute of Engineering & Management, Kolkata has been immensely influential in inculcating the sense of human values and discipline to make the students of the institute respectful to other human, realize and demonstrate their best potential and be winner in life. The institute under his able guidance strives to maintain ancient Indian Ashram environment and follow the latest methods of Western professional educational techniques and boast of being the best private institute in the field of engineering & management in the state of West Bengal.
Prof. Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti, the Chancellor of University of Engineering & Management, Jaipur has single-handedly directed the students to become a significant, thinking, aware, and creative being to train them to live with enthusiasm, direction and with a sense of purpose. In spite of busy schedules for being the Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Chakrabarti willingly takes pain to encourage the students to appreciate rather than to criticize and leaves no opportunity for them to drift away and waste their precious time of life. By virtue of separate special classes being lectured him, the students of the university are encouraged to make a habit of doing things now, develop an attitude of gratitude, get into continuous education program, built positive self-esteem, stay away from negative influences, learn to do things that need to be done, start the day with a positive attitude. This has an obvious positive effect on the job market where the University’s students are at a premium.