Odisha, INDIA

About Ms. Vaishali Sharma

"As per the needs of the society and the industry, it is high time that our institutes start focusing on skills to make our students future-ready."

Vaishali Sharma

Director of Alternative Education

Vaishali is a dynamic global technology leader with an outstanding track record in driving top and bottom-line content development as well as in transforming education with book-less education System (not content-less). She’s shortlisted among the top 130 women entrepreneurs for Women Transforming India Award by NITI Aayog, Government of India.

She has over 5 years of experience across multiple and global functions including Operations Management, Alternative Education Consulting and Content development across multiple service-lines and education sectors. Vaishali has significant experience in the tech industry and has set up, led and developed social entrepreneurs for several global technologies and consulting organizations.

She’s a strong leader in driving strategic and complex transformation and education revolution across Digital, application and infrastructure. Having a blend of strong strategic expertise combined with the ability to transform operations and cultures, she has successfully created Non-profit initiatives, wherever she’s been accountable.


As the Director of Alternative Education, She have started ‘Tab-Based Learning’ method in our school. She created online S.T.E.M. content in our vernacular language which is Odia for grade 1 to 10. Hence this process of teaching has made IPSFRI (School for Rural Innovation) be a ‘Bookless Education System’ as our students are not just confined to the books. The tab-based learning method helps the student to understand their concepts even better as the platform also offers a hands-on experiment.

Engineer Vaishali is now heading the team of Curriculum design, Navonmesh Prasar Foundation; which will implement the “Experimental Learning” techniques at our new campus of NAPSIL, Odisha (Navonmesh Prasar School for Innovative Learning) which will be operational from session 2020-21.