Chairman - Governing Council
Dr. Kapil Gupta is a dedicated Educationist who believes in leveraging technology in the area of higher learning to bring about social transformation. His rich experience spanning over 20 years in industry and education has been instrumental in growth of ICT and Management education in Ghana. After initial stints in automobile manufacturing, Mining and International Trade, he made a conscious move into Education Sector starting with ICT Education in Ghana by setting up ICT center of excellence in collaboration with NIIT in 2000. Till last count, NIIT had five world-class ICT centers across Ghana. As early as 2001, he was nominated by ghanaclassifieds.com for "Foreign Excellence in Ghana" for his excellent service in the field of ICT and dynamic leadership that also helped NIIT Ghana to become one of the most valuable company in Ghana Club 100. With high levels of Professionalism and corporate governance, NIIT Ghana bagged the coveted 8th position in the prestigious 2005 Ghana Club 100 ranking in addition to 2nd most Socially Responsible company and 3rd most Profitable company in Ghana. It was also the first and only IT education institution in the Top 100 companies in Ghana for three consecutive years.
In 2007, he started Knowledgeworkz which teamed up with Sikkim Manipal University to bring its path-breaking higher learning to the doorsteps of Ghanaians who would otherwise travel overseas for higher education. To keep pace with the changing demand for professional education in the country, he also formalized collaboration with University of Petroleum Science and Energy (UPES), India and Institute for Professional and Executive Development (IPED), UK to offer Oil & Gas trainings in Ghana.
As a distinguished scholar, he holds a PhD in Management. He is also a fellow Chartered Accountant from ACCA (UK), Fellow Cost and Management Accountant from ICWA-India, MBA from the prestigious Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow-India. He was also among the university toppers in B.Com (Honours) degree from SRCC, Delhi University and among the top three students in All India Senior Secondary School Certificate examination in Commerce Stream.
Mr. Vivek Kishore Verma is a dynamic professional with 15 years of rich experience in Strategic Planning & Management, Education Management, Academic Content Development and Team Management. He served the College in teaching, research, consultancy and administration in various capacities.
He was also an Associate Lecturer for undergraduate students pursing BSc. Computing and its practice from The Open University, UK. He has been instrumental in rechristening of NIIT Ghana into BlueCrest College and transforming the college to offer various degrees and non-IT programs.
He holds these positions in college governance.
An expert in Information Technology, Human Resource and Personnel Management, he has a Six Sigma (Green Belt) from Benchmark Six Sigma, India. He is also a Certified Network Oriented Computing Professional from India. He obtained his first Post Graduation in 2009 in HR & Personnel Management. Subsequently he acquired his second Post Graduate qualification in Finance in 2011. He also holds a Bachelor of Information Technology and Higher National Diploma in Computing and Multimedia, conducted in collaboration with B-Tec, London in 2000 with 1st division.
He started his career as an Educational Consultant for an IT firm in India. Then onwards, until now, he has served in various capacities as Lecturer, Head of the Campus and Business Head of the College. On 1st April 2011, he assumed the office of the Rector of BlueCrest College, in which office he is continuing.
Under his mentorship, College has been recipient of the following awards:
|Name of the Award ||Year |
|Best Result Oriented ICT College in Ghana ||2010 - 2014 |
|Most Authentic Oil & Gas College in Ghana||2014 |
|Best ICT College in Ashanti Region ||2006 - 2013 |
Mr. Sujith Jayaprakash was educated at the Bharathiar University, India (Bachelors of Computer Application, M.Sc in Computer Science) and Periyar University, India (M.Phil in Data Mining). He is a certified Microsoft Trainer and Certified Dotnet Developer
He started his career in RVS College of Arts & Science as a Lecturer in Computer Science department. In 2010, He joined BlueCrest as a Lecturer of B.Sc (IT). He was promoted to Sr. Lecturer in 2011, and then Head of the Department in the ICT department in 2012.
He took up the post of Registrar in 2013 and takes care of the entire college administration, student registration, assessment and evaluation.
During his previous employment he served in various departments as a Placement Coordinator and Student support and welfare officer apart from active teaching. As Campus Head for NIIT Accra he was also involved in the Marketing and Student Registration activities along with his regular administrative responsibilities.
He is a University Rank Holder for his Masters degree and also adjudged as a Best Faculty for the year 2007 in RVS College of Arts & Science.
He has numerous publication in his name including:
Campus Head - Takoradi
He is a result oriented professional with exposure to business development, marketing, strategic planning, client relationship management & customer services. Having an ability to leverage skills & capabilities to participate in Sales/Marketing activities have a proven success leading business development effort, expanding customer base & increasing revenue potential within organizations he worked. Having 10 years experience in sales, marketing and operations management, he holds a Masters in International Business Management.
Campus head - Tamale Campus
Richmond Nkansah is a self-motivated I.T professional with strong understanding of business principles and team building. He is able to apply quality skills in a challenging role to contribute to the success of any business. He is a dedicated and enthusiastic individual with an interest in using knowledge in Internet Technologies.
He is an experienced trainer with over 7 years of experience in NIIT Ghana. He did his BSc. Information Technology from NIIT Ghana College. He also holds a Professional Diploma in Software Engineering from NIIT Ghana.
Campus Head - NIIT Accra
Sanjeev Mishra is a certified MCSE and ICDL certified trainer with over 8+ years of experience in Teaching and managing IT infrastructure. An MScIT with GNIIT qualification, he worked as an Academic head in NH Training centre, Lusaka, Zambia prior to his present assignment.
Campus Head - NIIT Tema
Shammi with 10+ years of professional experience led diverse teams of professional in Training & Learning, Business Development, Career Assessment and facilitated training programs in collages across India. Having experience in training diverse culture and age groups. he is also very passionate about challenging tasks and is well versed with Operation & Business Strategy in education sector.
He is a key contributor in education industry and has spend around 6 valuable years with engineering colleges in India. He has been associated with NIIT family since early stages of his career and been an integral part of NIIT family since then. He is a person of high motivation. He holds M-Tech (IT), Masters in Computer Application from Amity University Noida and an undergraduate degree in Computer Application.
Centre Manager - Ring Road
A technical trainer and software developer, Sujith has been involved with IT Education in India and overseas for the last four years. He holds a master in Computer Science and M.Phil degree from India.
Campus Head - School of Fashion & Design
Am MBA and BSc Computer Science graduate, Sushil has experienced in varied sectors like Financial Securities and Auto Ancillaries with the common element of Marketing and Channel Sales. He has excellent analytical and client servicing abilities.
Campus Head - NIIT Tamale
Mr. Vibin Chandar is a self-motivated I.T professional with strong understanding of business principles and team building. Prior to joining us, he was an Assistant Professor in a University College in India training students and corporate trainees. He also has experience as Admission and Placement Co-ordinator in his previous engagement.
Qualified as MCA, MSc CS, BSc (CS) and Diploma holder in Bio-Informatics, Vibin is a seasoned trainer and a great motivator for the staff members and student community. He is a dedicated and enthusiastic individual with a great passion for learning and imparting learning to others.
An accomplished academician, he also doubles up as HOD-IT for BlueCrest College Degree Programs at their Tamale branch.
Campus Head - BlueCrest Kumasi
Mr. Vijesh has 6 Years competitive experience in ICT Education sector, Specialized in Computer Networking and Security. He is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist in Windows 2008 Server R2 Active Directory Service. He has published articles in the areas of “Cloud Computing and Internet Spam Threats and Email Exploitation” and presented papers in International Conferences under the areas “An Analysis on Basics of Networking – 2010, India”, “Impact of Information Technology on Education – 2011, India”, “Preventing Selective Jamming Attacks on networks using Packet-Hiding Methods – 2012 Papua New Guinea”, “Phishing – A Primer - 2012 Papua New Guinea”. Active member in Papua New Guinea Computer Society, IEEE Forum.He has dedicated his career to educate students by developing their knowledge, skills, attitudes and social responsibility with industry driven curriculum, which enhances student competencies and develops self-reliance by responding to the requirements of the corporate world, leading to effective graduate employability. He holds an M.Phil. and M.Sc. Degree in Computer Science from India.
A highly motivated IT professional with a solid understanding of business principles and best practices. YAW is known for his exceptional commitment, interpersonal relations, deep subject matter knowledge and systemic management approach. He is an effective communicator with over 8 years experience in NIIT. Yaw did his Bachelors in Applied Science (Computer Science) from RMIT Australia through GIMPA. he also completed his MSc. in IT Management from Coventry University, UK in 2012. He is also an accredited Enterprise Resource Planning consultant and holds a Management certificate from GIMPA as well as DNIIT professional diploma from NIIT Ghana.
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