• Dr. Gerald Pinto

    Dr. Gerald Pinto

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    Dr. Gerald Pinto hailing from Niddodi, currently residing at Santhekatte in Udupi district is the retired principal of Milagres College

    He holds a master’s degree in Science (MSc Physics) from the University of Mysore and Ph.D from Mangalore University. He also has a P.G. Diploma in Konkani and a diploma in Journalism

    He has several research publications in international journals, National Symposia and Seminars. He has conducted research not only in physics but also in socials subjects.

    He is the recipient of many awards which include


    • Francis Dante Memorial Literary award in 1997 for the book Unnatha Shiksshana Maththu Udyogavakaashagaalu (State Level)
    • National Level Divo Sahitya award given at Dadar Mumbi
    • Konkani Star award given by Konkani friends U K at Mangalore.
    • Karnataka Konkani Sahitya award for literature 2007 awarded at Honnavar.
    • Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy  Book award 2007 for the Novel Thisri Thakli awarded at St Aloysius College Mangalore
    • Daiji Dubai literary Award 2011, awarded at Dubai for Konkani literature
    • Konkani Kutam Bahrain award for Konkani Literature-2017


    He has published 14 books so far on Physics, on social subjects both in Konkani and Kannada languages.


    Being a good organiser, he has organised various seminars, academic and cultural activities at the college, university and even at the national level.