Prof. Shyamal Kumar Banerjee, did his schooling in science background from Gorakhpur. Graduated from Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur in 1982 and also did Post-Graduation in Mathematics from Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur in the year 1984. He got enrolled as a regular research scholar in the Department of Mathematics in Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi in 1985. Finally, submitted his Thesis on General Relativity and Cosmology in 1991 and was awarded with the PhD degree in the year 1992. Thereafter, Dr. Banerjee joined Inter University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune as a Post-Doctoral Fellow under the Homi Bhabha Professors Fellowship with Padma Vibhushan Prof. Jayant Vishnu Narlikar, the renowned astrophysicist and the Founder Director of IUCAA. He was awarded UGC sponsored Visiting Associate at IUCAA, Pune by the UGC in the year 2000 and he has been still continuing as the UGC sponsored visiting associate at IUCAA, Pune. Prof. Banerjee has done “Specialization Course on Virtual Teacher” from California University, Irvine.
Dr. Banerjee has served Mody Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lakshmangarh, Sikar, Rajasthan for almost five years at the beginning of his career. He has worked as Dean (Academic) at Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida for five years. Dr. Banerjee, was one of the founder members of the Amity University, Uttar Pradesh, Noida Campus. It was due to his excellent leadership and team building capacity and the efforts from each team members, Amity could reach to the present position and achieved the global recognition. As a part of his past experience and professional career, he has also worked as Senior Professor and Associate Dean (Academic Planning and Monitoring) at the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, Uttarakhand for more than twelve years. During his stay at UPES, he has introduced the planning of academic scheduling along with day-today time tabling and its monitoring using SAP based soft wares.
Prof. Banerjee in his long professional career, has worked in various capacities as Prof. & Dean (Academic) in School of Engineering and Technology, Amity University, sector-125, Noida, Senior Professor and Associate Dean (Academic Planning & Monitoring) at school level in UPES, Dehradun. Member, UPES Board of Management, Chairman, Library Steering Committee, Chairman, Time Table Committee, Chairman Examination Disciplinary Committee.