Short Profile of DR. MADHAV NARAYAN WELLING (Advisor to the President – SVKM & Chancellor -NMIMS)
Dr. Welling has been in the education field at College & University level for the past 38 years. He has presented research papers in many conferences. He has co-authored several books on Mathematics, Statistics & Computers. He has done his M.Sc. & M.Phil. in Statistics and PhD. in Economics from University of Mumbai.
Dr. Welling started his career in Bhavan's College, Andheri & was Head of Statistics in Bhavan’s College. He was Principal of Shri Rajasthani Seva Sangh College of Arts & Commerce, Andheri (East), K.J., Somaiya College of Science &  Commerce, Vidyavihar, Mithibai College of Arts, Science and Commerce and Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics, Vile Parle (West), Mumbai 400 056.
Dr. Welling has handled the responsibilities of the “Pro-Vice Chancellor” of SVKM’s NMIMS (Deemed-to-be-University) for 8 years before taking up the position of Advisor to the President-SVKM & Chancellor-NMIMS.
He was Director, Board of College & University Development, University of Mumbai & also I/C Registrar, University of Mumbai. He had represented teachers & principals in the Senate of University of Mumbai.
Dr. Welling has been recognized guide for M.Phil. and Ph.D. for Management for S.N.D.T. University and Ph.D. guide for Economics for Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU).
He was awarded the prestigious State level 'Best Teacher Award (2002-2003)’ by the Government of Maharashtra. He has been a recipient of several other awards for his contribution in research and education.
He was member of Management Council, Senate & Academic Council of University of Mumbai. Dr. Welling was co-opted as an 'Evaluation Expert’ on the 'Board of Examination’ of University of Mumbai. Besides this, he has worked on several Committees of University of Mumbai. He was visiting faculty at SNDT University, Indian Cost & Works Accountants of India (ICWAI), Nair Hospital and many other reputed institutions. Dr. Welling was a member of Interface Committee of University of Grants Commission (UGC) for granting vocational courses to various institutions all over India. He is on the expert cadre of National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC). Hon'ble Vice Chancellor, University of Mumbai had nominated him on N.S.S. Advisory Committee of University of Mumbai. He has also been invited by State Liaison Officer, Government of Maharashtra to deliberate on the training needs & proper contents for the effective co-ordination, administration, implementation, planning, reporting & resource management for NSS programmes. Hon'ble Vice Chancellor, University of Mumbai has nominated him as an Expert on Academic Staff College of the University of Mumbai.
Dr. Welling has developed an index, which is used by researchers in the field of Home Science and Social Sciences. This index is well-known as "Welling's Index".
Dr. Welling has created his own impression in teaching, research & administration.