• Award Category: Outstanding Educational Leader
  • Introduction: Dheeraj Mehrotra is the Principal of Kunwar's Global School, Lucknow
  • Achievement: Developed over 150 free educational apps, conducted over 2000 workshops on Excellence In Education, and prepared over 450 online courses for students

Dheeraj Mehrotra is an education evangelist who is a white and yellow belt in Six Sigma. As an active TedX speaker, he aims to inspire and motivate students to achieve academic excellence. Dheeraj has authored over 100 books and has trained over 8000 teachers throughout his journey. Presently, he is the Principal of Kunwar's Global School in Lucknow. 


With over 30 years of experience as an academician, Dheeraj Mehrotra has expertise in implementing Total Quality Management (TQM), Six Sigma, 5S, Kaizen, Experiential Learning, and Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) in academics. He is an active TedX speaker and also has a YouTube Channel where he covers topics related to quality education, artificial intelligence, prompt engineering, and others. To provide students with impactful learning experiences, Dheeraj has developed several educational apps and courses.


  • Developed Free Educational Apps to Make Learning Fun

Dheeraj has developed over 150 free educational apps for students, teachers, and parents tailored to meet individual interests and improve engagement. His efforts have recently been recognized by the LIMCA Book of Records and the INDIA Book of Records. The apps are available on Google Play Store. 

  • Prepared Multiple Online Education Courses For Students

As a digital educational content creator, Dheeraj has developed over 450 courses for students and teachers. He aims to equip teachers who are new to the world of technology with the relevant digital skills. His courses cover futuristic and relevant topics such as Quantum Computing, Human Rights Education, Neurodiversity, and Experiential Learning for students. Over 4 lakh students from 180 countries have enrolled for the courses provided by Dheeraj on Udemy.

Check Out the Online Courses Provided By Dheeraj

  • TedX Sessions, Academic Audits And Teacher Training Courses

As an active TedX speaker, Dheeraj has been inspiring students to work toward excellence in all spheres of life. He also talks about effective classroom management, experiential learning, and the importance of artificial intelligence during his sessions. Dheeraj has conducted academic audits in over 25 schools to encourage departments to evaluate their education quality processes. He has also trained over 8000 teachers for quality teaching and driven them towards excellence. 

Watch the TedX Speech By Dheeraj on the Process of Learning


  • Received National Teacher Award in 2006

  • Recognized by the LIMCA Book of Records and INDIA Book of Records for developing over 150 Educational Applications for the Google Play Store in India

  • Awarded by Lucknow Management Association (LMA) as Innovator in Education and Computer Society of India as a Technology Driven Innovator


Dheeraj Mehrotra is a finalist for the Outstanding Educational Leader award because of his efforts at evangelising education at scale, using technology and innovative methods. He serves as an inspiration and role model to many students and teachers. 

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