Salim Mahmood is presently the Deputy Director of Hindustan University, at Chennai-India. An Alumnus of the same university, he is heading the Marketing and Admissions department for the last 16 years. He has keen interest in the Educational sector and specialised in studies relating to the present Educational Policies of the Universities Grants Commission under the Ministry of Human Resources of the Government of India. He is familiar with all foundation requirements for new colleges under the liberalised scheme of the Govt Of India for Technical education in the unaided sector. This has given him a tremendous exposure to all aspects of functioning of a Professional Education institution in the Private sector. He has travelled to over 30 countries with active contacts in education sector.
He oversees Marketing, Counselling and the entire Admission process through a Team of Professionals based in Chennai. He also is in charge of establishing linkages with various Foreign Universities for conduct of Joint Courses, faculty and student exchanges for the Group to further its Strategic interests.