Main academic certificates and selected certificates of training

Sanjeev Sabhlok

 

 Tertiary education: degrees

Title

Institution, year

By whom funded

PhD Economics

Course GPA 3.82

University of Southern California, 1999

Predoctoral Merit Fellowship (3 years)

MA Economics

 

University of Southern California, 1996

World Bank Scholarship (2 years) plus study leave (on full pay) from IAS.

MA Economics

First among correspondence course candidates

Panjab University, 1986

Self-funded

Bachelor of Science with Honours in Mathematics

Gold medal in BSc | Gold medal in BSc (Hons) in Mathematics

Guru Nanak Dev University, 1979

 

(also first in Year I | first in Year 2 | DAV roll of honour | letter from Principal)

National Science Talent scholarship

 

Tertiary education: diplomas

Title

Institution, year

By whom funded

Post-Graduate Diploma in Business (Economics and Finance), distinction,

Comment from Curtin Academic Advisory

Curtin University of Technology, 1993

Colombo Plan award by Australian Government plus full pay from IAS.

Graduate Diploma in Frontline Management

University of Melbourne (Mount Eliza Business School), 2005

Victorian WorkCover Authority entirely.

Graduate Diploma in Management

O P Anand Memorial Award, 1991

All India Management Association, 1990

Self-funded

 

Professional (competitively funded) training

 Title (certificate to be linked)

Duration

Year

By whom (link to organisation)

Fellows Program on Population Policy Communication

2 weeks

1997

Population Reference Bureau, Washington DC

Communication, leadership, counselling, team building

Many days across three years

1997-99

As Resident Adviser, University of Southern California.

Technical training beyond PhD course work e.g. SAS, advanced skills on computers

Many days across five years

1994-99

Funded by University Computer Centre and the university more generally.

 

Professional (employer-sponsored) training

 Title (certificates to be linked)

Duration

Year

By whom (link to organisation)

Training funded by DTF:

 

 

 

Convincing Conversations: Making Every Word Count

2 days

2008

BLTI Group/ IPAA Melbourne

DTF Project Management Method Course (PRINCE2)

2 days

2007

Rational Management, Melbourne

Writing for government

1 day

2006

 Wordsworth

Leading DTF (leadership development)

1 year (staggered)

2006

 

Training funded by VWA:

 

 

 

Machinery of Government

1 day

2004

Swinburne University, Melbourne

Negotiation Skills

2 days

2003

CMA, Melbourne

MS Project 98 Essentials

2 days

2002

Wizard Computer Training, Melbourne

Training in the OHS Act

Multiple

2002-04

In-service training, VWA

Training funded as part of IAS:

 

 

 

Quantitative Techniques in Management: Integration of Information and Decision Technologies

3 days

1994

Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi

Structured Systems Analysis and Design

2 weeks

1992

CMC Limited, New Delhi

Three week training for IAS officers (6-9 yrs seniority)

3 weeks

1990-91

AASC, Guwahati

Database management systems

1 week

1990

CMC Limited, New Delhi

MIS and computer applications in Government

1 week

1989

CMC Limited, New Delhi

DWCRA in the eastern region

3 days

1988

Govt. of India (UNICEF),  Aizawl

Workshop for Project Directors

3 days

1988

CSIR (Ministry of Agriculture), New Delhi

Orientation programme on small industry development

1 week

1988

NISIET, Hyderabad

Rural Development

2 weeks

1987

NIRD, Guwahati

Introduction to computers and their sectoral applications

1 week

1987

National Informatics Centre, New Delhi

Personal computers MS-DOS and related software

1 week

1987

National Informatics Centre, New Delhi

Animal husbandry and dairy development

1 week

1987

IRMA, Anand

On DWCRA

3 days

1987

National Institute of Bank Management, Pune

Motivation, attitude, and behaviour in public services

1 week

1986

PSIPA, Chandigarh

Rural-cum-tribal development

1 week

1986

HIPA, Shimla

Orientation seminar for DRDA officers

1 week

1985

Ramakrishna Mission, Calcutta

Appreciation course on parliamentary processes and procedures

1 week

1983

Lok Sabha Secretariat, New Delhi

Induction into the IAS

2 years

1982-84

LBSNAA, Mussoorie (various locations)

 

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Relatively significant  non-academic certificates university level:

Year

Award

By whom

Sketching

First in GNDU

Year 1 BSc 1976-77

 

First in GNDU

Year 2 BSc 1977-78

 

First in GNDU

Year 3 BSc 1978-79

 

Silver medal - Panjab inter-university

Year 3 BSc 1978-79

Painting

Bronze medal Panjab inter-university

Year 1 BSc 1976-77

Drama

First in GNDU

Year 1 BSc 1976-77

 

First in GNDU

Year 3 BSc 1978-79

 

Gold medal Panjab inter-university

Year 3 BSc 1978-79

Writing

DAV News Student Editor

Year 3 BSc 1978-79

Debating

Relatively minor awards

 

 

Personality (Myers-Briggs typology)

INTJ (introverted, intuition, thinking, judging)

 

General ability

Member, Triple Nine Society (combined verbal and quantitative of 1480 on GRE, December 1993. 1460 needed for Triple Nine membership)

 

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