24 Notable alumni of
University of Rajasthan

The University of Rajasthan is 1193rd in the world, 257th in Asia, and 28th in India by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 24 notable alumni from the University of Rajasthan sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Ruhi Singh

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    Ruhi Singh
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    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    actormodel
    Biography

    Ruhi Dilip Singh is an Indian actress, former Miss India and model who primarily appears in Hindi films and television. A versatile talent, Singh has appeared in Emmy-nominated documentary The World Before Her and acclaimed web series Chakravyuh and Runaway Lugai. She was recently spotlighted among the top 10 of The Times’ prestigious ‘50 Desirable Women of 2020’ list.

  2. Yogendra Yadav

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    Yogendra Yadav
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    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politicianpsephologist
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    Yogendra Yadav is an Indian activist, psephologist and politician whose primary interests are in the political and social sciences. He has been a Senior Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS), Delhi since 2004. He is a former member of University Grants Commission (UGC) and National Advisory Council on Right to Education Act (NAC-RTE) constituted by Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Govt of India, in 2010. He was a member of the National Executive of the Aam Aadmi Party until 2015.

  3. Santosh Yadav

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    Santosh Yadav
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    mountaineerpolice officer
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    Santosh Yadav is an Indian mountaineer. She is the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest twice and the first woman to successfully climb Mount Everest from Kangshung Face. She climbed the peak first in May 1992 and then again in May 1993 with an Indo-Nepalese Team.

  4. Arvind Panagariya

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    Arvind Panagariya
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    economist
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    Arvind Panagariya is an Indian-American economist and a professor of economics at Columbia University, who served as first vice-chairman of the government of India think-tank NITI Aayog between January 2015 and August 2017.

  5. Jagdeep Dhankhar

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    Jagdeep Dhankhar
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    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Jagdeep Dhankhar is an Indian politician and former leader of Bharatiya Janata Party. As of 2021, he is serving as the Governor of West Bengal. He is an advocate at the Supreme Court of India, and was a member of Lok Sabha from 1989 to 1991.

  6. Jagdish Mukhi

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    Jagdish Mukhi
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    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    politicianacademic
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    Jagdish Mukhi is an Indian politician who is the Governor of Assam. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. Past positions have included Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Minister of Finance, Planning, Excise and Taxation and Higher Education in the Delhi government.

  7. Subhash Chandra Garg

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    Subhash Chandra Garg
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    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    civil servant
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    Subhash Chandra Garg is a 1983 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre. He served as Economic Affairs Secretary and Finance Secretary of India. He has also served as an Executive Director in the World Bank.

  8. Kamla Bhasin

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    Kamla Bhasin
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    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    poetwriter
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    Kamla Bhasin is an Indian developmental feminist activist, poet, author and social scientist. Bhasin's work, that began in 1970, focuses on gender, education, human development and the media. She lives in New Delhi, India. She is best known for her work with Sangat - A Feminist Network and for her poem Kyunki main ladki hoon, mujhe padhna hai. In 1995, she recited a refurbished, feminist version of the popular poem Azadi (Freedom) in a conference. She is also the South Asia coordinator of One Billion Rising.

  9. Pratip Chaudhuri

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    Pratip Chaudhuri
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    banker
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    Pratip Chaudhuri, is an Indian Banker.An alumnus of the 1974 batch of University Business School - Chandigarh, he is a former Chairman of State Bank of India. He took charge from O. P. Bhatt, on 7 April 2011 and retired on 30 September 2013. Prior to that he was the Deputy Managing Director (DMD) of the International Division of SBI.

  10. Fateh Singh Rathore

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    Fateh Singh Rathore
    Years
    1938-2011 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    ecologist
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    Fateh Singh Rathore was an Indian tiger conservationist. Fateh Singh joined the Indian Forest Service in 1960 and was part of the first Project Tiger team. He was widely acknowledged as the tiger guru for his legendary knowledge of the big cat. He worked over 50 years in wildlife conservation. Rathore was noted for his pioneering relocation of villages from inside the Ranthambhore National Park in 1973–75. Largely because of Mr. Rathore, "Ranthambhore became the place which brought the tiger to the consciousness of people the world over."

  11. Ashok Kumar

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    Ashok Kumar
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    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    field hockey player
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    Ashok Kumar, is an Indian former professional field hockey player. He is the son of the Indian hockey player Dhyan Chand. Kumar was known for his exceptional skills and ball control. He was a member of the Indian team that won the 1975 World Cup.

  12. Dinesh Maheshwari

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    Dinesh Maheshwari
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    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    judge
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    Dinesh Maheshwari is a Judge of Supreme Court of India. He is former and the 30th Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court. He took oath as a Judge of Rajasthan High Court on 2 September 2004. He was transferred to Allahabad High Court and remained Senior Judge at the Lucknow Bench of Allahabad High Court from 2 March 2015. He took Oath as Chief Justice of the High Court of Meghalaya on 24 February 2016. On transfer to Karnataka, Justice Dinesh Maheshwari took oath as 30th Chief Justice of High Court of Karnataka on 12 February 2018. He took oath as Judge of Supreme Court of India on 18 January 2019.

  13. Kailash Chandra Meghwal

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    Kailash Chandra Meghwal
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    Years
    1934-.. (age 87)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
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    Kailash Chandra Meghwal is a former Speaker of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly, former union minister of state in Government of India and a national vice president of Bharatiya Janata Party. He represents MLA of Shahpura, Bhilwara constituency of Rajasthan in 14th Rajasthan Legislative Assembly & Ex-MP Tonk constituency of Rajasthan in 14th Lok Sabha. He was minister of state for social justice and empowerment from 2003 to 2004.

  14. Harish Meena

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    Harish Meena
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    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Harish Chandra Meena is an Indian Politician from the state of Rajasthan. He has been associated with Bharatiya Janata Party and currently Indian National Congress. He was a Member of Parliament of the 16th Lok Sabha from the constituency of Dausa, Rajasthan. He is a retired Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of 1976 batch and former Director General of Police (DGP). He served as DGP of Rajasthan from March 2009 to December 2013 which is recorded to be IUI the longest tenure of a DGP in Rajasthan. He has also been awarded the 1996 Indian Police Medal and 2002 President Medal.

  15. Chhotu Ram Chaudhary

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    Chhotu Ram Chaudhary
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Chhotu Ram "C. R." Chaudhary is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and won the 2014 Indian general elections from the Nagaur Constituency in Rajasthan. He was named Minister of State of the Department of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution. In the cabinet expansion of September 2017, he also named Minister of State for the Ministry of Commence and Industry.He Started career as College Lecturer in Government College Sirohi, Dausa and Ajmer from 1971–1977.He is also a Retd. IAS and Ex- Chairman of Rajasthan Public Service Commission from 2006–2010.

  16. Mahendra Bhandari

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    Mahendra Bhandari
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    urologistsurgeon
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    Mahendra Bhandari is a noted Indian surgeon who has made substantial contributions to the specialty of urology, medical training, hospital administration, robotic surgery and medical ethics. For his efforts, he was awarded the Padma Shri by the government of India in 2000. Bhandari is currently Senior Bio-scientist and Director of Robotic Surgery Research & Education at the Vattikuti Urology Institute (VUI) in Detroit, MI. He was the Symposium coordinator of the International Robotic Urology Symposium. He also has been the CEO of the Vattikuti Foundation since 2010.

  17. Mahadeo Singh Khandela

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    Mahadeo Singh Khandela
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    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Mahadeo Singh Khandela is an Indian politician. He is a member of the Indian National Congress and has been elected Member of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (Five terms) and 15th Lok Sabha. Since January 2011, he has been the Union Minister of State, Tribal Affairs. He handled the charge of Ministry of Road Transport and Highways for the period 2009 - 18 Jan 2011. He has also been elected to Rajasthan Legislative Assembly for five terms in the period 1980-2008.

  18. Baljeet Yadav

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    Baljeet Yadav
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    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Baljeet Yadav is an Indian politician from Rajasthan. He is currently a member of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly from the Behror Constituency in Alwar district since December 2018.

  19. Deepak Maheshwari

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    Deepak Maheshwari
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Justice Deepak Maheshwari is a former judge of the Hon'ble High Court of Judicature for Rajasthan. He was administered oath on 11 April 2016 by the then Chief Justice S.K. Mittal of the Rajasthan High Court. He worked at the Principal Bench of the High Court in Jodhpur as well as its Circuit Bench in Jaipur. He also served as the Chairperson of the Solid Waste Management Committee established by National Green Tribunal (NGT), New Delhi for Rajasthan and now presides over domestic as well as international commercial arbitrations, mainly in Rajasthan.

  20. R.D. Singh

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    R.D. Singh
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    R.D. Singh is an Indian athletics coach from Hanumangarh, Rajasthan. He is a recipient of Dronacharya Award, by the government of India. He is India's First Dronacharya awardee coach for para-sports.

  21. Rajni Bakshi

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    Rajni Bakshi
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    authorjournalist
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    Rajni Bakshi is a Mumbai-based freelance journalist and author. She writes about social and political movements in contemporary India. Rajni is the founder and curator of Ahimsa Conversations, an online platform for exploring the possibilities of nonviolence. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC63Bx1fQYOkCEom93k4T2tg

  22. Ashok Banerjee

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    Ashok Banerjee
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    academic
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    Ashok Banerjee is a Professor of Finance at Indian Institute of Management Calcutta.

  23. Ishwar Modi

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    Ishwar Modi
    Years
    1940-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    sociologist
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    Ishwar Modi is an Indian Sociologist and a pioneer of leisure studies in India. His work in this field has been widely reviewed in both India and abroad. He completed his master's degree in Sociology and PhD from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. He also worked for his PhD under the title Leisure, Mass Media and Social Structure (1985) at the Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, with a distinguished scholar Professor Yogendra Singh before joining the Department of Sociology at the University of Rajasthan as Assistant Professor of Sociology (September 1974).

  24. Jaikrishan Jajoo

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    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    businessperson
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    Jaikrishan Jajoo is the Founder of Shubhashish Group & Jagriti (NGO) and is an Indian business magnate, investor and philanthropist. He is the son of Dr. BalKrishan Jajoo, retired CMHO, Government of Rajasthan and Mrs. Geeta Devi Jajoo. He married Mrs. Neeta Jajoo in 1983.