Mohan Palani is an Academic Habits Coach and Doctoral Research Fellow at University of Hyderabad and Research fellowship Awardee of University Grants Commission (UGC). He has been extensively working on Experiential learning methods and Academic habits for the last five years to improve marks and grades of students and designing productive habits techniques to become successful at academic life and conducts workshops, seminars and personal counselling sessions to strengthen young peoples’ will power. He is passionate about guiding students in career selection, setting achievable goals, performing their best in the exams and career.
He joined in the University of Hyderabad as Doctoral Research Fellow in the year 2016 and associated with two International and one National Research Project so far. The first International Project was “Research on Youth Employment Issues and Human Capital Development for APO Economies” funded by Asian Productivity Organization (APO), Japan which was completed in 2017 along with Prof. V.Venkata Ramana, Vice Chairman, Telangana State Council of Higher Education, National Expert and Professor Mahendra Dev S, Vice-Chancellor, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development and Research (IGIDR), Mumbai, Chief expert.
The second International project was “Research on Public Policy Innovation for Human Capital Development” funded by Asian Productivity Organization, Japan, which is under progress. The third one is a National project on “Employment and Employability of Higher Education Graduates in India” funded by Centre for Policy Research in Higher Education (CPRHE), National University of Educational Planning and Administration(NUEPA) along with Prof. Mona Khare, Professor and Head, Centre for Policy Research in Higher Education, NUEPA. As a part of this project, he conducted interviews with top level managers in MNCs and Deans, Directors, and Vice – Chancellors of different institutions.
Mohan Palani is a rank holder in Pondicherry University Entrance test and stood amongst the top 5 best students in MBA Program. He actively participated in sports and also his team was adjudged as runner up along with his team in the National level competition conducted by School of Hospitality & Tourism Management, Central University of Jammu.
Mohan Palani was conferred the Star of Vizianagaram Award in the year 2012 which was a district level multi-talent competition conducted by Rotary Club International in collaboration with SVN group Pvt ltd.
He is associated and working with his mentor and supervisor Prof. V. Venkata Ramana, Vice Chairman, Telangana State Council of Higher Education and is involved in drafting of various reports related to Higher Education in Telangana State like Telangana State Higher Education Plan T-2024 and Perspective Plan for Technical Education (PPTE 2017) which have been widely been appreciated by many agencies both Government and Private sectors.