Asif Rampurawala

Designation: 
Vice Principal
Branch: 
Information-Technology
Email Id: 
asif.rampurawala@vsit.edu.in

Subject area of interest

Soft Computing, Pedagogical Research and Programming


Qualification

  • M.Sc. in Computer Science, University of Mumbai
  • UGC NET Qualified

Experience

  • From August 2015 till date: Vice-Principal at VSIT, Mumbai
  • From 2008 till August 2015: Assistant Professor and Coordinator M.Sc.(IT) at VSIT, Mumbai
  • From June 2004 till May2008: Lecturer cum Co-ordinator, B.Sc.(Information Technology) Department at R. D. National College, Mumbai

Professional Memberships

  • Managing Committee Member (since 2016) of Computer Society of India - Mumbai Chapter
  • Professional Member of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) since 2010

Guest Speaker / Resource Person

  • Resource person for the workshop on the Revised Syllabus for Semester IV of S.Y.B.Sc.(I.T.) organized by Thakur College of Science and Commerce in association with University Department of Information Technology, the University of Mumbai on 19 December 2017.
  • Resource person in the "Eureka - Intercollegiate Workshop" to discuss the courses in Semester III of B.Sc.IT programme organized by Tolani College of Commerce, Mumbai held on 04 October 2017.
  • Chief Guest for Inauguration of "Just I.T." Departmental Magazine (IT Department) of Vivekanand Education Society's College of Arts Science & Commerce on 28 September 2017.
  • Speaker and Judge for “ Java Programming Contest 2017” held at The Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai on 16 September 2017.
  • Resource Person for a workshop on 'NAAC Accreditation & it's Procedure' jointly organized by Garda College, Navsari & B. P. Baria Science Institute, Navsari on 12 September 2017.
  • Resource person for the workshop on the Revised Syllabus for Semester III of S.Y.B.Sc.(I.T.) organized by S.M.Shetty College of Science Commerce & Management Studies in association with University Department of Information Technology, the University of Mumbai on 21 June 2017.
  • Resource person in the "Eureka - Intercollegiate Workshop" to discuss the courses in Semester VI of B.Sc.IT programme organized by Tolani College of Commerce, Mumbai held on 08 March 2017.
  • Resource person for the workshop on the Revised Syllabus for Semester II of B.Sc.(I.T.) in the subject of Green Computing at Vinayak Ganesh Vaze College, Mumbai on 07 March 2017.
  • Resource person in the "Eureka - Intercollegiate Workshop" to discuss the courses in Semester V of B.Sc.IT programme organized by Tolani College of Commerce, Mumbai held on 1 October 2016.
  • Chaired a session on "NAAC Documentation & Criteria Review Meet" for staff members of Usha Pravin Gandhi College of Mangement, Mumbai on 8 September 2016.
  • Resource person for the workshop on the Revised Syllabus for First Year of B.Sc.(I.T.) in the subject of Communication Skills at Cosmopolitan's Valia College, Mumbai on 29 July 2016.
  • Resource person for One Day Workshop on "F.Y.B.Sc (Information Technology) Revised Syllabus"in association with University of Mumbai Ad-hoc Board of Studies for Information Technology conducted at S.K.Somaiya College of Arts, Science and Commerce College, Vidyavihar, Mumbai on 22 July 2016.
  • Resource Person for One Day Workshop on "New Trends & Technologies in Computer World" by NSS College of Comm. & Eco., Mumbai in January 2016.
  • Guest Lecturer as part of faculty exchange program to Sheffield Hallam University in June – July, 2012.
  • April 2009:  Presented an LTA ( Learning Teaching & Assessment) seminar to the postgraduate faculty members of Sheffield Hallam University in Sheffield, UK

Workshops and training programs

  • Attended Seminar on "Powering Digital India with Enterprise Architecture" conducted by DeitY & FICCI, New Delhi in December 2015.
  • Attended The Open Group Round Table Conference at Mumbai in November 2014.
  • Attended Train the Trainer Programme at Tejas Networks, Bengaluru in November 2014.
  • Attended two Dale Carnegie Workshops on Effective Teaching Methodologies in 2008-09.
  • March 2009: Attended Dale Carnegie Workshop on Faculty Development Module II
  • September 2008: Attended Dale Carnegie Workshop on Faculty Development Module I
  • March 2007: Attended a Faculty Training Program by Accenture in Software Engineering

Publication

Published a paper on "Data Cube Design and Analytical Processing of Students Performance in Examination" at V-CMT 2015 A Two day National Conference organized by VSIT,  Mumbai