Dr. R. V. Bhatt – An Untold Story

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BIRTHDATE 12th March 1955
BIRTHPLACE Santa Cruise, Bombay
SCHOOL ATTENDED S. M. Choksi High School, Pune
GRADUATION Nowrosjee Wadia College, Pune
POST GRADUATION M. S. University, Baroda

He has the degrees of M. Pharm., Ph.D., MBA, and PGDHHM to his name.


Dr. Rajendra Bhatt has a wide teaching experience as he first started teaching management at B. K. School of Management and Som-Lalit College. He says that he has had the best time of his life while he was in Pune and Vadodara.

Dr. Bhatt went to The University of Arizona, Tuscon, USA to graduate with a degree in Pharmacy and Administration. He was a paid Fellow (sponsored by the government of USA) and worked as a visiting scientist. He also went to Dubai as a consultant.

However, as life would have it, he entered the field of Pharmacy on 18th January 1982 as a demonstrator at L. M. College of Pharmacy and has never looked back ever since.

He served as an Associate Professor at the college for about 35 years, before retiring in style in 2017.


Dr. R. V. Bhatt says that Dr. D. D. Gulati and Mr. Somnath Raval inspire him to teach and that he believes that teaching is a profession where he can truly make a difference.


Dr. Bhatt says he thinks a lot before acting. He is honest and loyal to his work. He believes in deep studying and loves cleanliness.


He does not believe in perfection and says that he often ends up overthinking. He says that the effects of his paralysis have made themselves felt in certain areas of his life.

Interviewers: Esha Bulsara, Feni Kapadia, Richa Bhola, Jahanvi Gadhiya, Rohan Gajjar and Dhruv Patel

Reported by – Vijaykumar Bhavsar

Edited by – Dr. Radhika Pandya and Tvisha Shah

Photography credit – Dhruv Patel


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