Prof. Arivind Kumar Bhatt - Director

Education is not merely an instrument for realizing the career goals of students but the ways of introducing them to new prospects. Institute of Integrated Himalayan Studies, a role model as inter-disciplinary institute with focus on academics, extension activities, research and outreach programs in diverse fields is committed for employing the unrestrained interest of students to move ahead, refining their personality by nurturing the young brains with value-based education with emphasis on entrepreneurial aspects and ethics. Being, a multi-disciplinary academic-cum-Research Institute, in view of its responsibilities towards various stakeholders, it keeps on performing various activities to meet the current and future challenges.

Nestled in the lap of dense forests of Deodar and Oak and kindled by the mission to outshine, the Institute of Integrated Himalayan Studies attempts to harness the best of its human resource amidst various challenges through the dedicated faculty, dynamic students and the leadership of our president, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor. Driven by desire to work collectively with dedication and action oriented approach, the faculty of the Institute is committed to excel in academic spheres with aim to achieve academic excellence by providing quality education to its students in emerging areas with tremendous potential.

Starting of need-based academic programs as per the Vision 2020 has been an important milestone in the history of HP University. The Institute boosts of its skilled faculty with expertise in multi-disciplinary fields which makes the IIHS an institute with difference. Though the Institute is touching new heights because of the hard work put in by the Team IIHS during past fifteen years journey, a lot more is yet to be realized which I am sure will be achieved with our experience, lessons learnt from the past and with blessings of our elders and commitment of our team. We expect to build a future full of positivity and enthusiasm with cooperation of one and all. Let’s move ahead collectively to make IIHS, an Institute with a difference.

Arvind Kumar Bhatt