Faculty Members

Prof. Susanta Kundu



Prof. Susanta Kundu, from the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at SGT University, Gurugram, is into teaching and guiding UG-PG students in Data Science, Data Mining, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Web Development (focusing on the backend).

He is also in institutional roles as a member of the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) and Chairman of the SGT University Website Editorial Board.

Prof. Susanta graduated in Physics (Honors) from Presidency College (now Presidency University), a B.Tech from the University of Calcutta, and an M.Tech from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. He received the UGC-CAS (Center of Advanced Studies) Scholarship, the National Merit Scholarship, and multiple Best Performer Awards from Software Industries.

Prof. Susanta has a combined 35+ years of professional exposure with 12 years of research in Satellite Communications @ISRO, 21 years in the corporate software industries, and remaining in academics. Before joining SGT University, he was a core faculty member at the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) – a think tank of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs – Government of India. He headed the Center for Independent Directors, related to corporate governance and company acts.

Prof. Susanta served ISRO as a scientist in the satellite communication areas for 12 years, focusing on High-Speed TDMA Systems, Forward Error Correcting codes to improve Satellite Link Margin, DSP based Industry Automation. He also worked on advanced modulation techniques like U-QPSK, COFDM, MPEG, Audio Codec, Digital Audio Broadcasting System, and Compact-Portable-Programmable Digital Satellite Receiver – connected to a small patch-array antenna.

In his corporate exposure in the software industries, he worked with tier 1 organizations like Hughes, Flextronics, Aricent, and Altran in various capacities as an Engineering Leader / AVP-Engineering / Director-Engineering, etc., for Software Product Development in the Telecom and Semiconductor domains through leadership and management, customer relation, business development.

His present research areas include Processing and Modeling Satellite Images for long-term prediction of Land Use Land Cover (LULC) and Soil Organic Carbon estimation.

His classified areas of interest include Data Analytics, Cyber Security, and Bitcoin for secured online transactions and cryptographic algorithms, corporate governance, and business ethics.


  • M.Tech (IISc – Bangalore)

Total Years of Work Experience:

  • 35 Years

Email ID:

  • susanta_feat@sgtuniversity.org

Teaching Interests:

  • Data Science
  • Data Mining
  • Web Development
  • AI-ML-DL

Research Interests:

  • Modeling Satellite Images for Land Use Land Cover (LULC) and Soil Organic Carbon (SoC) estimation & long-term prediction

No of Recent Publications:

  • 03

No of Conferences, Seminars & Workshops:

  • 23