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    Dr. K.H.Gharda . . .

Dr. K.H.Gharda ( Dr. Keki Hormoosaji Gharda )

  • Date Of Birth : 25 th September 1929
  • B.Sc. (Chemistry) 1948, University of Mumbai
  • B.Sc. (Tech) Chemical Engineering, 1950 University of Mumbai
  • M.S. (Chemical Engineering, 1952 and Ph.D 1957, University of Michigan)
  • 1957-1958   Assistant Professor in Process Design, University of Oklahoma, U.S.A
  • Onwords for many years visiting lecturer in Dept. of Chemical Engineering, University of Mumbai.
  • Outstanding Scientists and Technocrat with inspiring leadership
    • Gharda Chemicals as S.S.I.
    • Gharda Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.
    • Gharda Chemicals Ltd.
      ( Principle : Knowledge converted to products to wealth to
      a. Reasearch & Developement
      b. Back to society )
  • Contribution to Education sector through direct help and financial assistance for the developement and creation of research laboratories, teaching facilities and educational assistance.
  • Gharda Foundation at village level, financial assistance for the developement of basic infrastructure necessary for primary & secondary school as well as assistance for Liabraries, books and trainers.
  • Gharda Institute Of Technology, Lavel, Tal-Khed, Dist - Ratnagiri
  • " Quality Education at Affordable cost "
  • As on today , 5 branches, over 650 students and 60 faculty members. Affiliated to University of Mumbai
  • Practically, annual financial support to UDCT and various departments of University of Mumbai to promote educational Quality and Standards.

Awards :
  • 1985 & 1995 : Distinguished Alumnus Award from the University Department of Chemical Technology.
  • 1993 : Outstanding Chemical Engineer Award by the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers .
  • 1997 : Life Time Achievement Award for Immeasurable Contribution to Research and Industry from the Indian Analytical Instruments Association .
  • 1997 : Special Award from the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers for Exceptional Contribution to the Chemical Engineering Profession, Chemical Industry and Society at Large .
  • 2000 : Chemical Industry Stalwart Award presented by CHEMTECH Foundation in Recognition of Outstanding Contribution rendered to the Indian Process Industry
  • 2000 : One of the four “Contributors to Indian Chemical industry in this Millennium” .
  • 2003 : Vigyan Sanstha Ratna Award from the Institute of Science (Mumbai) Alumni Association in recognition of Dr. Gharda’s Contribution to the Indian Chemical Industry and Society in General.
  • 2004 : Chemical Pioneer Award from The American Institute of Chemists, Philadelphia, U.S.A.
  • 2007 : Diamond Jubilee Award of the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Kolkata .
  • 2007 : Dr. Bujor P. Godrej Life Time Award for outstanding contribution to the Indian Chemical Industry .
  • 2007 : Life Time Achivement Award for Exemplary Contribution to Indian Chemical and Agrochemicals Industry from Chemexcill Basic Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics Export Promotion Council.
  • 2008 : Gold Medal from the society of Dyers and Colourists, U.K for outstanding Contributions to the Dyestuff Industry in India.

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