Gulam Vakil, or Vakil Sir, as most popularly known, is revered by students across the globe as the 'Baap of Electronics Teachers'. Having completed his diploma from VJTI, Mumbai and his Bachelors from College of Engineering, Pune, he has gained immense technical experience at Murphy, Larsen & Toubro, Bajaj Tempo along with being appointed by the president of India in Defense Research and Development Organisation from where he was borrowed by the Navy and then worked in the Naval Dockyard for 10 years as a scientist.
In order to impart core electronic fundamentals to the younger generation, he decided to devote his service to teach aspiring engineers. 'Khopdis' (students) all across Mumbai flock to his lectures to develop a passion in learning electronics. His students, when asked to rate him on a scale of 4, give him a '4+infinity' rating. Unmatched passion for reading, learning and teaching make him one of the best teachers in Mumbai.