The Karnataka government has nominated Educationist and social activist U T Ifthikar Ali as Senate member of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences for a period of three years.
He has earlier served in RGUHS as the member of academic council, member of board of studies and nominated member of syndicate.
He is also the executive president of Karnataka state Physiotherapy federation. He completed his bachelor of physiotherapy (BPT) at Dr M V Shetty College in the year 1999. Also the master of physiotherapy (MPT) from Dr M V Shetty College, Rajiv Gandhi University 2003, and pre-PJD from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar.
He has won many awards like Young Achievers Award from AWCP, WCP and IAP.
He is the son of former Ullal MLA Late U T Fareed and brother Karnataka family and welfare minister U T Khader.