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Updated on 10 Oct, 2019


Dr. Shekhar Suman

Assistant Director

 

Dr. Shekhar Suman completed his Ph.D in Russian (Foreign language) on “Rol’ videotechnologii v prepodavanii russkovo yazyka kak inostrannovo” (Video-technology in teaching of Russian as foreign language) from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He has also done his M.Phil in Russian language from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. His M.Phil dissertation is on Features of the language of Tourism: Russian language in the Indian context.

In 2011 he joined as an Assistant Director in erstwhile Distance Education Council (DEC) of IGNOU, an apex body for promotion and coordination of Open and Distance Education in India. After the dissolution of DEC, he served as an Assistant Director in Distance Education Bureau (DEB) of University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi. Before joining DEC he taught Russian Language as a guest teacher in University of Delhi. He has also served as an Assistant Director in Academic Coordination Division (ACD) of IGNOU. Presently he is posted in Centre for Internal Quality Assurance (CIQA).

Recent Publications
• Disruption in Open and Distance Learning: Survival Quest of Open Universities in the Digital Age: - Indian Journal of Open Learning, January, 2018
• Regulating Open and Distance Learning in India: A Historical Perspective: - University News, Association of Indian Universities, July 2018
• Educational Empowerment of the Indian Armed Forces: A case Study of IGNOU: - Indian Journal of Open Learning, January, 2019

Research Interests
• Open and Distance Education
• Digital learning
• Foreign language teaching through technology
 

 

Official Address:
Centre for Internal Quality Assurance,
Indira Gandhi National Open University,
Maidan Garhi,
 New Delhi - 110068
New Delhi, India
  shekhar@ignou.ac.in