ramanMr. Ramanjeet Singh, PGCHE
Principal & Director

Raman also has broad industry experience, with particular focus in business development, student recruitment, course development & delivery, digital marketing, and e-learning solutions. His experience ranges from working in the education sector to large global organisation in India, Asia and UK where he has successfully launched several brands and products in emerging markets and has proven ability to provide outstanding leadership as a senior manager at the board level. Raman’s qualifications include Pearson Ext Level 7 Dip in Strategic Management and Leadership, PGCE in Higher Education from IFS University, Bachelors in Science, HND in IT, PRINCE2 amongst other sector related qualifications. Raman is also a member of CIM, IFS and AIMA. Raman has been teaching for the past 7 years and has taught QCF Level 3-7 courses from ATHE, NCFE, OTHM, IQ-IAM, OCR and established UK Versity Online offering various courses in Further & Higher Education. Raman is a qualified Assessor. As the academic director he is responsible for teaching, quality assurance and awarding organisation relationships.


Mrs. Amrita Kaur
Amrita has a number of years of experience as an administrator. Amrita has offered a range of services and counselling advice to students in India keen on studying abroad. Her qualifications include a Pearson Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business, NCFE Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training, Certificate in interior Design and Bachelors from India. Amrita teaches Business Management course at Level 3/4. At UK Versity she is responsible for office administration and takes the lead in teaching and delivering Level 3 Business Courses.


Mr. Anjum Sattar
Assessor & Lead Tutor for Travel & Tourism

Anjum has over 15 years experience of which the last 10 years has been in teaching and research in the further and higher education sector. He is actively teaching at a few FE Colleges and specialises in teaching Accounting, Business & Management, Travel & Tourism courses. He is a qualified Assessor and in the past has taught and delivered the AAT, CMI, Pearson and OTHM Courses at QCF Level 3-7. His qualifications include MA in International Business Management from Leeds Metropoliton University, MA in Marketing Practice from University of Bradford and PGCE in Service from University of Hudderfield. At UK Versity, Anjum is the lead tutor for Travel and Tourism Courses.


Mr. Philip Hodkinson
IQA and Lead Tutor for Teaching Courses

Philip has over 40 years of wide ranging experience from Business Development, Consultancy, Management and Teaching. Currently he has taught Management and Marketing courses for over 20 years. Phil retired from Wigan & Leigh College where he specialised in teaching Management and Mechanical Engineering courses. Phil is also a qualified Assessor and Internal Verifier and currently also deputises as the Principal of another private college. Phil has travelled extensively for delivering qualification to Middle East, and on other work assignment to Asia and North America. His qualifications include a Certificate in Management from ILM, teaching and training certificate from City & Guilds, Edexcel Advanced Certificate in delivery of key skills in Maths, English and IT at level 3. He is a qualified Assessor and IQA.  At UK Versity, Phil is the lead IQA and tutor for the Teaching courses.

Mrs. Gulshan Firdous
Lead Tutor for Healthcare Courses

Gulshan is highly qualified and has strong experience in teaching and delivering QCF qualifications Level 3-5. Gulshan has an M.A in Education from University of Bolton, M.A in Education, Planning and Management, M.Sc and B.Sc in Botony and is currently pursuing PGCE from Edgehill University. Teaching is her passion and she has taught learners of varying diversity and age group. Gulshan is teaching level 4-7 health & social care courses as the lead tutor at UK Versity.


Mr. Upendra Chainani
Advisor, Accounts & Legal

Upen has 35 years of experience of working in global organisations and has held several senior positions in Finance in both Indian and UK companies.  As an entrepreneur he started his practice as a sole proprietorship in 1979 immediately after finishing studies and with no business background, the only work experience until then being the article-ships from 1977 to 1979. Upen currently is a board level advisor to many startup and small medium companies in the UK & India including Bellavista Resorts, Spain, Hira Trading Co Ltd, UK, amongst other. Being a professional accountant, he is very analytical in his approach and has extensive experience in accounting and taxation. He now runs his successful accountancy business in the UK, a company which he established in 1998 under Optimum Value Added Limited. His qualifications includes a Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Accounting from HR College & Mumbai University

Ms. Danielle Matthews
Office Operations & Reception

Danielle Matthews is an administrator and receptionist with previous experience working for the University of Manchester, where she supported faculty and assisted on a national research project. Danielle is currently studying towards a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing and writes and performs poetry in her spare time. At UK Versity, Danielle manages the office operations and is responsible for student support.

Ms. Salma Hafid
Office Admin & Reception

Salma is French and her qualifications include Masters in Management in Business and Project Management. She has previously worked in French rail company for six years and worked in various positions. After taking a break to study English in Manchester she has started working with UK Versity and will be responsible for office admin and business development activities including events and dealing with students.