Academic Council



Dr. P. Pratapachandran Nair

M.Tech. & Ph.D. from IIT Delhi

Formerly: PROFESSOR EMERITUS, VAST ,Principal, College of Engineering, Chengannur Head of Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Govt. Engineering College, Thrissur Joint Director/Principal Dept. of Technical Education, Kerala. Chairman, Board of Examination in Kerala, Calicut and Bharatiyar Universities. Advisor of UPSC and Expert member in various panels in KPSC. Consultant of Kerala Water Authority. 31 Years of UG and 25 Years of PG teaching experience in various Govt. Engg. Colleges.



Dr. Sudha Balagopalan, PRINCIPAL – VAST, M. Tech, Ph. D from NIT Calicut.

Formerly in KSEB, BARC, EPCO, Kuwait and as Prof  & Head, EEED Vidya.

Academic Achievements – University Rank, BHABHA Award

Experience – 15 Years in Industry, 15 Years teaching with 10 years in research field.

Published several papers in National and International Journals & conference proceedings, Organized 2 International Conferences in Vidya

Fellow of MIEEE, MIET and life member of ISTE


Dr. M. N. Agnisarman Namboodiri, Dean-PG Studies-VAST

Formerly: HOD, Computer Applications, Govt. Engineering College, THrissur

HOD, CSE, MES COllege of Engineering, Kuttippuram


Total 45 years of experience, in Govt. engineering colleges,Private engineering colleges, and Foreign Universities Life Member, Indian Society for Technical Education Current Research interests: Neural Networks, Image processing, Microprocessors.


Dr. V.N. Krishnachandran,  Vice Principal / HOD-MCA

Formerly: British Council Scholar in Loughborough University of Technology, U K Head of Department of Mathematics, Govt. Engineering College, Thrissur Principal, Govt. Victoria College, Palakkad & C K G Memorial Govt College, Perambra


Prof. K.V.Leela , Professor & HOD-CE

Formerly: 30 years of teaching experience in various Govt. Engineering Colleges in Kerala. Principal, Govt. Engineering College,Kozhikode.


Mrs. Sunitha C

Associate Professor  & H.o.D CSE
Currently pursuing  Ph.D.
13  years of teaching experience in Engineering college.



Dr. Swapna Kumar S , Professor & HOD - ECE

Formerly: 10 years 11 month in industry & 07 years 08 month in institution  (as on December 20 )

Dr. V. Jayaraman
Professor  & H.o.D ME

Mr. Rajendran T K, Professor & HoD - PE

Formerly: 27 years of R&D experience as Scientist/ Engineer at Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Indian Space research organization, Department of space.
Job description: Quality Assurance and certification of launch vehicle systems.  

8 years of industrial experience as Senior scientific officer at Directorate of Technical development and production (Air), Ministry of Defence
Job description: Quality Assurance and certification of Military Aircraft engines manufactured at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL, Koraput & HAL, Bangalore).

Dr.Satheesh S

Professor & HOD (Mathematics)

Dr. Vishnu S

Asso Professor & HoD in charge Humanities Dept

Ms. Remani T

Professor & HoD - EEE


Mr. Ramesh K.V.

Asso. Professor ( Physical Education)