Dr. Surjit Kumar Gandhi obtained Bachelor degree in Mechanical Machine Design and Automation Engineering in 1997 from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. He earned M.Tech. in Industrial Engineering from Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar. In 2018, he completed his Ph.D. from the Department of Industrial & Production Engineering at Dr. B. R. Ambedkar N.I.T. Jalandhar. In this connection he has worked in the field of Supply Chain Management.
Most of his work experience is in academics, he has served as Lecturer for one year in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Regional Engineering College, Jalandhar. He has also served as Lecturer (Sr. Scale) in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Adesh Institute of Engineering & Technology, Faridkot, for 8 years and as Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Rayat Group of Institutions, Ropar, for another 8 years. He has headed the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and also served as the Dean Student Welfare during his tenure at Rayat Group of Institutions, Ropar.
Prior to joining the present assignment in September 2018 at AIT Gharuan, he served as a Research Scholar in the Department of Industrial & Production Engineering at Dr. B. R. Ambedkar N.I.T. Jalandhar for a period of 5 years.
His research interests include Industrial Engineering, Service quality and Operations Management. He has been a coordinator and resource person at several Seminars and Conferences. As on January 2019, he has 45 International journal and Conference papers to his credit. He is also a keen enthusiast in ISTE activities and takes interest in projects leading to application of TQM principles to Engineering Education.