Dr. Mahesh Bhargava (Born 15th Feb., 1947) M.A., M.Ed., Ph.D. (Psy.) is associated in different positions with about 50 professional bodies of Behavioural & Educational Sciences of the country. President of Indian Psychometrics & Educational Research Association (IPERA), Patna, President, Praachi Psycho-cultural Research Association, Meerut, Vice President, World Science Congress, Kolkata and Ex-Sectional President (2005) of internationally recognized Indian Science Congress, Kolkata and acted as Vice President, Gen. Secretary, Treasurer and Executive Members in many associations and socio-cultural organizations. He has been nominated as member of Hindi Salahakar Samiti of Ministry of Power, Govt. of India by Bhasha Vibhag of Home Ministry. He is a notable psychologist, well-known Educationist and sensitive Sahityakar & Poet, only concern for human sufferings and quality of life to mankind.
He is a very competent editor associated with about 15 Journals, Magazines etc. He has edited about 36 books of collection of various articles in Hindi & English medium. As a author, he has written about 54 text, reference, general or inspirational books which are read by a masses of scholars and intellectuals therefore to his credit he has prepared 90 books read by general rections& university students and are in many editions. He has prepared about 15 transparencies and CD's for given the lectures on very tough topics. He has also developed about 16 psychological tools which are useful in social sciences researches. As a researcher, he has published about 275 articles, empirical papers, reviews in various Journals. He has also attended about 200 Conferences, Seminars, Workshops in different states of the country and also organized more than 140 academic programmes at his own level. In order to promote academic, research and guidance services in behavioural, social or educational science, He has established Harprasad Institute of Behavioural Studies (HIBS) and Samadhan Kendra under Harprasad Bhargava Memorial Educational Society, Regd., under U.P. Govt. in 2000.
He has done a most important job for socio-national development and application of psychology to the masses and various specific segments like, schools, corporate sector, hospitals, sports, army etc. by establishing National Psychological Corporation in 1971 which has by now published, produced and marketed more than 850 psychological tests under 'Make in India' style of Modi's and discarded the use of various foregin tests which are not applicable in Indian context so lots of foreign currency is also saved and these Indian tests are available a lower costs with Indian situations. Not only this his Institute has also provided to many 'Skill Development Programmes to use these tests independently in various segments of the society and earn the sizable money as self employment.
By now, Dr.Bhargava has received about 85 Honours, Awards, Appreciations and Upadhis equivalent degree by many reputed Institutions, Universities, Prestigious Associations. Literary and socio-cultural organization all over the country.
In the last, it is very remarkable to say about Dr.Bhargava is a spotless person with high sense of humanity, integrity, honesty and dignity. He has shown the path of a number of persons in the profession and helped them in all ways.