Prof Varma joins the Millionlights Team as Chief Mentor and Chairman

From the CEO’s Desk:



Enhance Knowledge Services (EKS) and Millionlights are very happy to announce that Prof. Pradeep Varma joins the team as Chief Mentor and Chairman. It is indeed an honour for us and further strengthens our resolve to provide skilling opportunities to the underserved market in India.

Prof Pradeep Varma was an  Advisor at the National Board of Accreditation where he advised on critical Senior Management issues. He was also overseeing the development of the National Institutional Ranking Framework for the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India.


Prior to coming to NBA, Professor Varma was Program Director, National MOOCs Deployment at IIT Bombay and Adjunct Professor (Innovation & Entrepreneurship), Design School, IIT Kanpur at IIT Kanpur.
Pradeep has consulted over areas as diverse as Strategic IT Consulting, New Technology Management, Distance Education, ICT Based education and E-Governance and has served as an India expert and Visiting Faculty with the Gordon Institute of Business Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa. Prof Varma has also been associated with Ministry of HRD in several strategic areas.

“His rich experience in  working within the government education establishment and his capability in  the capacity building space  is of immense value to us. His joining the team will further our vision of providing open access to content across India.

EKS CEO and Founder, Akshat Shrivastava said in a statement today.