Prof. M. N. Hoda, Director Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Computer Applications and Management (BVICAM)
Prof. Hoda is working as a Professor of Computer Science & Director at Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Computer Applications & Management (BVICAM), New Delhi (affiliated to GGSIP University, New Delhi), since 01st April, 2002. He has over twenty years of experience in academics in different capacities. Prior to joining the academics, he has initially worked with corporate as Software Engineer.
He has been a member of Board of Management of GGSIP University for two terms from 2010 -2011 and 2006 – 2007. He is a member of Academic Council (AC) of GGSIP University, New Delhi, for last 07 consecutive terms from 2006. He is also working as the Co-ordinator cum Convener for MCA Programme of GGSIP University, New Delhi, since last nine years from 2004.
Prof. Hoda has recently been elected as Chairman, Division (I), CSI. Prof. Hoda was elected unopposed as the Chairman, Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Delhi Section for 2012 – 2014. He has also been Secretary – cum – Treasurer, ISTE, Delhi Section, for 2009 – 2011. He is member of IEEE Executive Committee, Delhi Section for 2013 and also served it as a member for 2012 & 2011. He was also the Regional Students’ Co-ordinator (Region-1), CSI. He was elected un-opposed as Chairman, Computer Society of India (CSI), Delhi Chapter for the year 2009-2010. He has also served as Vice Chairman for the year 2008-2009, as Hony. Secretary for two consecutive terms; 2006-2008 and 2005-2006. He was appointed as the Returning Officer for IETE Delhi Centre Elections 2012 – 2014. He has also served as the Returning Officer for IETE Delhi Centre Elections 2008 – 2010 and member, Board of Scrutinizers for 2010 – 2012.
He has published over 50 Papers at both National and International levels. He has participated in more than 80 Workshops / Seminars / Staff Development Programme (SDP) organized at National and International levels as Resource Person, Key note speaker, session chairman, moderator, panelist, etc. He has delivered over 70 Invited Talks, Key Note Addresses at different academic forums on various emerging issues in the field of Information Technology and Innovations in Teaching Learning System. He has organized and conducted over 55 National Level Management Development and Quality Improvement Programmes for working executives in the industry and academia.
He is the Chief Editor of the International Journal; ‘BIJIT’; BVICAM’s International Journal of Information Technology, having ISSN 0973 – 5658, which is an indexed and refereed Journal. He has edited more than 10 volumes of Conference Proceedings having ISSN and ISBN serials. He has co-authored a book entitled “Handbook of MCA” for U. P. Technical University, Another book entitled “The Foundation Course in Artificial Intelligence” is under process.
He is a Senior Member of IEEE (USA), Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India), Fellow of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE), Life Member of Computer Society of India (CSI), Life Member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE), Member of Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) and National HRD Network (NHRD). He was awarded Outstanding Achievement Award – 2000 by Management Studies and Promotion Institute, New Delhi for his outstanding achievement and contribution to the field of Management and Computer Education.
Prof. Hoda holds MCA degree from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh and Doctorate in Information System Audit in Computer Science. His current areas of research are Information System Audit, Software Engineering, Computer Networks, Artificial Intelligence, Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) and Innovative 21st Century Teaching Learning Pedagogies.