Mr Utpal Kanti Mandal

Mr Utpal Kanti Mandal joined AIBD as Programme Manager – Broadcast Engineer in July 2017. He received Master of Engineering (ME) Degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Delhi Technical University (DTU), India. He also holds Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

Prior to joining AIBD, Mr Mandal was working as Dy. Director General (Engg) looking after International Affairs at the Directorate of Doordarshan India (DDI)

Mr Utpal has over 35 years of rich experience in almost every area of Television and Radio broadcasting in different capacity. He headed several field stations of DDI. He also taught Engineering students at Government Polytechnic College in Delhi.

Mr Mandal has very special interest in Spectrum Management, frequency planning for broadcasting services. Earned ITU Certificate on the subject for a training course spanning over ten months during 1996-97. He contributed in WRCs and ITU SG-6 work and conducted ABU TAS Mission on TV Network planning to BTV Bangladesh.

In 2016 Mr U.K. Mandal also accomplished several courses in Computer and Communication through MOOC (Coursera) from University of Michigan, University of Edinburg, Yenisei University etc. and earned certificates for a few.

Mr Mandal strongly believes the world as a global village and loves to work in cross cultural environment servicing for the communities across the globe.