District Collector

Dr. D Sajith Babu I.A.S. , District Collector, Kasaragod

Qualification

  • B.Sc.(Agriculture), Kerala Agricultural University
  • M.Sc. (Agronomy), Kerala Agricultural University
  • D.E.M., Indian Institute of Export Management
  • D.I.M., Indira Gandhi National Open University
  • P.G.D.B., Annamalai University
  • M.Com ( Cooperative Management), Annamalai University
  • M.L.M., Pondichery University
  • M.A. (Personnel Management & Industrial Relations), Alagappa University
  • Ph.D.(Agronomy), Kerala Agricultural University

Key Profile

  • 2018 – Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Government of Kerala (www.cooperation.kerala.gov.in)
  • 2017 – C.E.O., Additional Skill Acquisition Programme (ASAP:www.asapkerala.gov.in)
  • 2017 – Inducted to Indian Administrative Service (I.A.S.) with effect from 2012
  • 2016 – Director (i/c) and Secretary, Institute of Land and Disaster Management [ILDM: www.ildm.kerala.gov.in], Department of Revenue, Government of Kerala
  • 2014 – Coordinator, National Centre for Land Governance (NCLG) at Institute of Management in Government (IMG:www.img.kerala.gov.in)
  • 2013 – Associate Fellow, IMG
  • 2006 to 2017 – Deputy Collector, Department of Revenue, Government of Kerala
  • 2008 to 2012 – Special Officer, Kerala State Land Bank
  • 2008 to 2012 – Nodal Officer, State IT Cell-Revenue
  • 2000 to 2006 – Assistant Professor, Kerala Agricultural University
  • 1998 to 2000 – Officer ( Junior Management Grade I), Corporation Bank
  • 1997 – Training Coordinator, Kerala Horticulture Development Programme (KHDP)

Important Accolades

  • Winner of first “Chief Minister’s Innovation Award” in 2011 for the implementation of Kerala State Land Bank
  • Recipient of “Certificate of Merit” from  Chief Minister of Kerala in 2012 for the successful implementation of e District project in the State

Field of specialization and research interest

  • Land Governance
  • Good Governance
  • e Governance
  • Service delivery management in Government through smart tools