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Board of Governors

VISITOR :  The President of India

Board of Governors AS PER THE NITSER ACT, 2007 UNDER SECTION 11 

(a)Chairperson - Nominated by the Visitor

Dr. K. Balaveera Reddy,
Former Vice Chancellor – VTU, Belgaum
Veerabhadra Nilayam, H.No.10 4 th A Cross,
2nd Block, HRBR Layout, Kalyana Nagar,
BENGALURU - 560043.

b) Director [Ex-officio]

Prof. K Umamaheshwar Rao
NITK, Surathkal

(c) Nominees of the Central Government

Shri Madan Mohan
Additional Director General (HE)
Dept. of Higher Education
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, Dept. of Higher Education,
Room No.431, C – Wing
Shastri Bhavan, NEW DELHI – 110 115.

Ms. Darshana M Dabral, IAS
Joint Secretary and Financial Advisor
Integrated Finance Bureau
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India
120-C, Shastri Bhawan,
NEW DELHI – 110 001.

(d) Nominees of the State Government

Dr. Shanth Averahally Thimmaiah
Managing Director
METAMORPHOSIS Group of Companies
Prakruti Bhavan, #200, 1st & 2nd Floor
40th Main, 1st Cross,
BTM Layout, 2 nd Stage, Behind Silk board
BENGALURU – 560068.


Mr. G M Ravindra
Managing Director
#42/36, “Rajani Towers”, 3rd Floor,
27th Cross, 7th ‘B’ Main Road, 4 th Block, Jayanagar,
BENGALURU – 560011.

(e) Nominees of the NIT Council

Vacant Vacant


(f) Nominees of the Institute Senate


Prof. Muralidhar Kulkarni
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering


Prof. Udaya Bhat K
Department of Metallurgical & Materials Engg.

(g) The Director of the Indian Institute of Technology in whose zone the Institute is located, or his nominee, not below the rank of a Professor


Prof. A K Suresh
Professor of Chemical Engineering and
Dy. Director (Academic & Infrastructure Affairs)
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai
Mumbai – 400 076

AS PER THE NITSER ACT, 2007 UNDER SECTION 18(2) Registrar - Secretary


Shri K Ravindranath
NITK, Surathkal.