Prof. Bikash Sharma, PhD, FCIIAArb (India)

Vice President and Member of Council

Prof. Dr. Bikash Sharma is a management professional with over two decades of experience in the Education, Management, Human Resources and IT Enabled Services domain. Prof. Dr. Sharma is currently the President and Founder Trustee of International Academic and Management Association (IAMA) which was established with his efforts in the year 2013. Since his early working days, Dr. Sharma had a keen inclination towards education and wanted to do something which would make education more practical, dynamic, boundary less and affordable for all. His dream became a reality with IAMA. Today, IAMA under his stewardship, has its footprints in over 43 countries offering its services to nearly 200 educational institutions, benefitting thousands of students globally. Additionally, Dr. Sharma is also the CEO of iDeliver Services, an IT and IT Enabled Services organization which he set-up in the year 2005. The organization offers B2B IT and IT Enabled Services to its clients with the motto of “delivering service with quality on time every time”. Dr. Sharma is also on the Board of Advisors of several educational institutions globally including Southgate University, POMA International Business University, Oxford University of Namibia, CEPRES International University, Chartered International Da Vinci University, Crown University etc, to name a few.

 He is also the Advisor to the Jury Council of Asia One Magazine which is a leading B2B magazine with circulation in 10 countries across South East Asia and GCC. Considering his role as a global change agent in the field of education, Dr. Sharma has been appointed as the Co-Chair of the Center for Education Sustainability Board located in the USA. Prof. Dr. Sharma is also a Trustee with Earth Quotient, a pressure group working on issues related to the environment and the voiceless. He has been an Advisor to the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of Liberia, working closely with the government on issues related to Food Security, Agriculture Technology and Education. Dr. Sharma is also a Member of the International Advisory Council of ASIC, UK. Prof. Dr. Sharma and IAMA’s contribution in the field of education has been widely recognized on the global platform. The same is evident from the numerous national and international awards won by both Dr. Sharma and IAMA since inception. The list of awards and nominations include:

  1. 1. Business Leader Award for Exceptional Achievement and Business Transformation in the Education Sector in the year 2015 by Middle East, North America and Asia (MENAA) Awards Organization and the Federation of Awarding Bodies(FAB), UK at Burj Al Arab Dubai
  2. 2. Best Customer Delight Award in the Education Sector in the year 2015 by Middle East, North America and Asia (MENAA) Award Organization and the Federation of Awarding Bodies(FAB), UK at Burj Al Arab Dubai
  3. 3. IBSAF Excellence Award for Social Contribution in the year 2016, organized by the IBS Alumni

Federation at New Delhi

  1. 4. Nominated for the Best Regional Enterprise and the Manager of the Year in 2017 by the

International Socrates Awards Nomination Committee, Oxford UK.

  1. 5. Awarded for Contribution in the Field of International Education in 2017, by ASIC UK, at Kuala

Lumpur, Malaysia.

  1. 6. Was felicitated as the Most Dynamic Personality in the Field of Education at the Global Leaders

Award held at JW Marriott, Dubai in March 2019.

  1. 7. Was felicitated with The Global Education Leader of the Year Award at the Game Changers

Business Awards held at New Delhi in April 2019.

  1. 8. Recognized as The Personality of the Year at the International Academic and Research

Excellence (IARE) Awards held at New Delhi in June 2019.

  1. 9. Felicitated with the “Movers and Shakers” Award at the Asia HRD Awards held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in July
  2. 10. Received the coveted Everest Award at New Delhi in November 2019 for his contribution in the field of education
  3. 11. Received Certificate of Appreciation from Human Rights Education Association on May 2020 for

Excellence in the field of Education.

  1. 12. Nominated for the President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) in the USA in 2020 for being a role model and making a positive impact as an engaged and deeply committee volunteer for the cause of education. The honors include a medal along with a Certificate and a Letter of Appreciation signed by the President of USA.

In the year 2017, Dr. Bikash Sharma was bestowed with an Honorary Doctorate in Business (DBA) for his efforts towards making Quality Higher Education reachable to all irrespective of class, creed, color or boundary.

Additionally, he has been bestowed an Honorary PhD by the International American University, USA along with the title of Honorary Professor for his immense contribution for the cause of education globally.

 Prof. Dr. Sharma also has excellent academic credentials having been a University Topper and Gold Medalist. Since his early days, Prof. Dr. Sharma had a dynamic and dedicated approach towards his work. He has always been an outstanding troubleshooter and out of the box thinker which earned him a lot of respect and recognition in the industries he worked.

On the Council of the Institute, Prof. Dr. Sharma’s contributions to the development of the Institute shall be highly rewarding.