About Us

Department of Communication Skills
Marwadi Education Foundation

Since 20th Oct. 2013


A. To develop teacher competency, 
B. To share departmental research with the academic fraternity outside, and
C. To open up various issues and concerns across the disciplines for discussion so as to develop personally and professionally.

Departmental Profile

Dr. Sunil Sagar
Department Communication Skills, MEFGI
Contact No. 9428156010

He holds a doctorate in Translation Studies. He has been a part of several state government initiatives in higher and technical education.  As Coordinator of Academic Affairs, he was instrumental in setting up the state university for teacher education-Indian Institute of Teacher Education, Gandhinagar. In the domain of ELT, he has designed various training modules for proficiency in English, Voice and Accent Training and other soft skills.

Mr. Deepak J. Mashru
(M.Com, M.A., B.Ed., MJMC, PGDCA, PH.D. Pursuing)
Assistant Professor,
Department of Communication Skills
Contact No. 9824210500

He has obtained M.Com. (Costing), Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application, B.Ed. (English), M.A. (English), Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication. He is pursuing Ph. D. in English Language Teaching. He has been in the field of English teaching for more than 18 years. He has taught English and Communication Skills at various levels from secondary to PG level. He has presented several research papers in national in international conferences. Further, he has authored two books on Communication Skills. He also caters IEEE conferences as a reviewer.   

Dr. Pooja Mehta
Asst. Prof. in Communication Skills
Contact No. 9737665717

She has done her Ph.D from Saurashtra University, Rajkot. She has been a part of co-ordinating several Co-curricular and Extra-curricular activities. She is the coordinator of E-Newsletter. Apart from this, she is a very good singer too.

Dr. Pooja Jagdishchandra Shukla
Faculty of Communication Skills
Contact No. 9426759238

She has completed her M.A (English) and also obtained the degree of B.Ed. from Gujarat University. She secured a Gold medal in her graduation, securing first rank in Gujarat University. She has completed her M.Phil. and PhD from Saurashtra University. She is interested in - teaching verbal & non-verbal communication, teaching and learning literature. Apart from this, she is the time table coordinator and manages the language lab.

Dr. Deepali Agravat
Assistant Professor,
Department of Communication Skills
Contact No. 9574759186

Dr. Deepali Agravat obtained her Master of arts and Master of Philosophy Degrees from Saurashtra University. She secured her Bachelor of Education Degree from ILT, Jamnagar. She has presented research papers at several national and international conferences. She has to her credit several articles published in the leading journals and anthologies of India. She has authored of six books. Her Doctorate study is titled as, A Comparative Study of Select Plays of Vijay Tendulkar and Mahesh Dattani. Apart from teaching, previously she was the coordinator of Departmental Blog.

Dr. Vishal Bhadani
Assistant Professor,
Department of Communication Skills
Contact No.: 94268 85387

After graduating from Lokbharati Sanosara, Bhavanagar University, he completed his MA, MPhil and PhD from S P University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand. His areas of interest include Translation Studies and Indian Writing in English. He has translated National Institute of Open Schooling textbooks and Report on Best Education Practices, London University. Besides, he has edited English translation of a novel called Akoopar-The Infinite by Dhruv Bhatt. He loves to write short-story-fiction in Gujarati.

Mr. Mihir Dave
Assistant Professor
Department of Communication Skills, MEFGI
Contact No. 9712981603

Mr. Mihir Dave has completed his Bachelors and Masters in English and has around 10 years of teaching experience at undergraduate and post-graduate levels in many reputed institutions of Gujarat. He is pursuing his PhD on Translation Studies. His areas of interest are ELT and translation studies. Apart from English, he also offers French language proficiency course at the institution.

Mr. Jaydeep Nimavat
Pro-tem Assistant Professor,
Department of Communication Skills,
Contact No. 9998404757

Mr. Jaydeep Nimavat has completed M.A. in English Literature from The Department of English and Comparative Literature Studies, Saurashtra University, Rajkot. He secured his B.Ed degree from ILT, Jamnagar. He is pursuing his Ph.d degree from Rai University. He has been in the field of Education since 2008. He has presented papers in seminars, workshops and conferences. His areas of interests are Phonetics, Communication Skills and ELT.

Mr. Jigar Abhani
Pro-tem Assistant Professor
Department of Communication Skills
Contact No. 8866768525

Mr. Jigar Abhani has completed his M.A. in English Language Teaching from Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar. He has participated in many workshops, seminars and conferences aiming at teaching and learning of English language. He has achieved THE STUDENT OF THE YEAR award from H M Patel Institute of English Training and Research, Vallabh Vidyanagar for the academic year 2013-2014. He has hosted many cultural programmes at different levels of his educational career. He won many prizes and medals in various elocution and debate competitions at state and zonal level.

Mr. Arjun Dave
Protem Assistant Professor
Department of Communication Skills, MEFGI,
Contact No. 9723476251

He has completed his Masters and Pursuing Ph. D. from Department of English and CLS, Saurashtra University. He has been teaching Communication Skills and Contributor Personality Development since 2011. His area of interest is Teaching, Training and Performing Arts. Indian Writing in English is area of his doctoral research.

Dr. Vipul Solanki
Assistant Professor,
Department of Communication Skills, MEFGI
Contact No. 9879734614

He has earned MA, MPhil and PhD in English. He has been teaching language, soft skills and humanities subjects to the engineering students since eight years. He has presented papers in many seminars and conferences and two papers have also been published. He has also attended many FDPs and workshops towards excellence in teaching and learning. He is a coordinator of the Departmental faculty forum, Samvad.

1 comment:

  1. perfect team ! happy to see you all on the same page !

    best wishes !

    ~ imran