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Prof. Prakash Chandra Agarwal

Designation : Principal, RIE Bhubaneswar, Professor of Physics
Phone No. : +91674-2540534 , +91674-2541409,0674-750531(Fax)
E-mail (Official) : riebbs[at]ori[dot]nic[dot]in
Experience :
Administrative Experience
Principal, RIE, Bhubaneswar, w.e.f. 03/07/2017
Dean of Instruction, RIE, Ajmer 12/05/2013-06/06/2016
Head, DESM, RIE, Ajmer 25/03/2013-24/03/2016
25 Years of Teaching Experience : (including teaching of UG Physics – 25 years, PG Physics – 5 years,M.Ed.-3 yrs, UG Computer Sciences – 4 years and B.Ed. CCM/Pedagogy Classes – 15 years)
25 Years of Research Experience in Educational Research & Training.

It is a matter of honour for me to join as a Principal of this esteemed Institution having a glorious academic legacy. I am determined to fully utilize my entire potential, experience and energy to ameliorate the standard of RIE, Bhubaneswar to an eminent centre of learning and educational research.


I feel extremely proud of the commendable and praiseworthy accomplishments made by this Institute under the flagship of NATIONAL COUNCIL OF EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING (NCERT). It is a testimony to the diligent efforts of all associated to this institute. I ardently hope that they would continue their endeavor to place this institute to national as well as international level.


My focus would be on academic excellence and I would strive that the institute may prove its distinction through imparting quality education, research and other academic activities. It is currently offering various on-campus programmes in various disciplines including Four- year integrated B.Sc. B.Ed. and B.A. B.Ed., Two-year B.Ed., Two-year M.Ed and DCGC courses in addition to Ph.D and M.Phil courses in Education. We would continue our voyage and put on our best efforts for expanding the sphere of academic activities along with continuous improvement in the output with high quality.


Under the guidance and support of the Director, NCERT, my endeavor would be to promote various ventures for facilitation of research and quality education and the award of appreciation to the faculty as well as scholarship to the students. Being the head of this institute, I shall try my best to fulfill the objectives and expectations of MHRD through it.


Indeed, I feel highly encouraged with my dedicated faculties, officials and students for their sincere collaboration and unflinching support to turn this Institute into a hub of academic excellence. May Almighty bestow upon all of us the vision and perseverance to grow and develop our Institute into a supreme centre of knowledge, learning and academic contribution towards our nation.


Prof. P. C. Agarwal