Vice-Chancellor of Manipur Technical University

Prof. Laiphrakpam Tombi Singh M.A, PhD Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Poona university

“It gives me an immense pleasure to welcome you all to ‘MANIPUR TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY’ with the sincere hope that your stay here will be rewarding and that you will leave as competent professionals capable of contributing significantly to the society and nation.

Technical Education is regarded as the backbone of every nation and is considered the stepping stone for a country to move into the ever growing elite group of developed nation. Since the inception of this university in 2016, we have an aim to provide quality technical education to empower students with sound knowledge, wisdom, experience and training both at the academic level of Engineering and in the highly competitive global industrial market. The mission of our university is to provide good engineers, technocrats and academician blessed with intense as well as extensive knowledge of the subjects and also to mould the students to be good human beings with values which are embedded for life. Keeping in view the important role of technical education as an ever growing and ever changing discipline, our academic endeavor is to further enhance our strength from all aspects to ensure success in the coming future in the field of technical education. Once again, I wish the best for all our students, and the members of the university and when we have the qualities of ‘Foresightedness, Firm Determination, Hard work and Discipline’, you can be assured that success is inevitable.”

Position held throughout the career:

  1. Dean, School of Social Sciences, Manipur University, Imphal.
  2. Head of Department of Economics, Manipur University, Imphal
  3. Director, Department of Adult Continuing Education and Extension, Manipur University, Imphal
  4. Member of Senate/Court, Academic Council and Syndicate/ Executive Council, Manipur University, Imphal.

He has served the Manipur University for about 40 years (1976-2015) out of which 26 years as Professor. He has number of research papers and book publication in his credit.