Dr. Swapan Purkait holds a Ph.D. Degree on Information Security from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. Dr. Purkait has over 18 years of work experience mainly in Information Security and Training.
Dr. Purkait has trained more than 13,000 professionals on Information Security and Network Security till date. He is also a visiting professor on the Information Systems area at Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur, Goa Institute of Management, Goa, International Management Institute, Kolkata and Swami Vivekananda State Police Academy, West Bengal.
Qualifications and professional membership
Dr. Purkait is a MBA Graduate from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, Certified Novell Engineer (CNE), and is a certified ISO 27001 Lead Auditor (IRCA certified). Dr. Purkait’s research interests include Network Security, Cyber Crime and Information Security Management Systems. He has published research papers in reputed peer-reviewed International journals.