ALIGARH: On the Recommendation of the General Selection Committee, the Vice Chancellor Lt. Gen. (Retired) Zameeruddin Shah on behalf of the Executive Council has approved the appointment of Mr. Shahrukh Shamshad, Group Captain (Retired) as Registrar of the Aligarh Muslim University for a tenure of five years, with effect from the date he joins his duties.
Mr. Shahrukh Shamshad is a national level shooter, holding national ranking in clay pigeon trap shooting. He has represented the armed forces and Air Force at the national championship and won several medals.
Group Captain Shahrukh Shamshad had been a part of the Indian Shooting Contingent at Asian and Commonwealth Shooting Championships. He was also involved in planning and conduct of World Cup Shooting Championship and Commonwealth Shooting Championship at Delhi. He also represented India as Coach and Manager of the Indian Shooting Team at the Asian Shooting Championship at Brunei and Commonwealth Championship at Langkawi (Malaysia).
Mr. Shahrukh Shamshad also served as Chief Administrative Officer, Air Force Station, Hindon in Ghaziabad from 2005-07. He started his career in Indian Air Force in 1980 first commissioned as navigator and his last assignment was Directing Staff (Coordination) at National Defence College to coordinate the training for officers on strategies and structures on national security.