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Nominated by the Visitor

Dr. K. Balaveera Reddy

The Chairperson, Board of Governors, ex-officio Chairman



Prof. K. Umamaheshwar Rao

Director, NITK, Surathkal

Nominees of the Central Government


Shri Madan Mohan

Additional Director General (HE)

Dept. of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Govt. of India

Ms. Darshana M. Dabral, IAS

Joint Secretary and Financial Advisor

Integrated Finance Bureau, Ministry of Education, Govt. of India

Nominees of the State Government


Dr. Shanth Averahally Thimmaiah

Managing Director, Metamorphosis Group of Companies

Mr. G M Ravindra

Managing Director, RKS INFRATECH Pvt. Ltd.

Nominees of the Institute Senate


Prof. Subhash C Yaragal

Department of Civil Engineering
NITK, Surathkal

Dr. Prasanna B. D.

Associate Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK Surathkal

Prof. A. K. Suresh

Professor of Chemical Engineering and Dy. Director (Academic & Infrastructure Affairs), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai

Shri K. Ravindranath

Registrar, NITK Surathkal