Programe Directors

School of Health Sciences & Research


Dr. P.S. Prasad
Programme Director

Dr. P.S Prasad studied in Rangaraya Medical College,Kakinada and graduated in 1977. After Completing internship he moved to USA in 1978 and still living in USA.He specilized in Occupational health & medicine.he got another postgraduate degree in environmental science and health administration as well as phd in preventive medicine from Loma Linda University,California, USA.At present he is Programme Directors, Health Sciences & Research Course in the field of Health Sciences & Research.

M.Tech Avionics course

M.Srinviasa Prabhakar
Program Director for M.Tech Avionics course
JNTUK Kakinada

M.Srinviasa Prabhakar Currently working as Program Director for M.Tech Avionics course sponsored by Infotech Enterprises in IST, JNTUK since May 2012.A total experience of 35 years, of which 30 years in Industry and 5 years in Teaching.Served in Design Division of HAL, Hyderabad for 22 years, leaving as Chief Manager(D) in 2001. Involved in the indigenous development of Airborne and Ground Radars in the areas of both Hardware and Software development and management of Display systems, Radar Data Processor and Radar Rig.

Petrochemical Courses


Dr. K.V. Rao
Programe Director, Petroleum Course
JNTUK Kakinada

Prof. K. V. Rao is the programme director for petroleum engineering and petrochemical engineering courses. He served Andhra University at various levels till he attained superannuation in 2005. Later, he worked in the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehra Dun as a Distinguished Professor until July 2010. In his academic career, he taught most of the Chemical Engineering as well as several core subjects in petroleum and natural gas engineering. He is an expert in feasibility studies for petroleum, petrochemical and chemical process plants, safety & energy audits as well as hazop and risk assessment studies

School of Food Technology

P. RAMAKRISHNA
Programme Director, School of Food Technology
JNTUK Kakinada

30 years of experience in the areas of R&D management, Industrial Consultancy, Teaching and training, Food Product and Process Development. Faculty member/Course Coordinator in Food Engineering for M.Sc.(Food Tech.) at CFTRI (No of batches - 9, No. of students - around 200). Guided 5 students for their thesis/dissertation works. Conducted Courses like Fruit Juice Concentration at CFTRI and Tea Manufacture at Tata Tea. Published 25 papers in reputed National and International journals, presented 15 papers in National/International symposia and filed 6 Patents (5 India & one US)

School of Renewable Energy and Environment

Dr. K. S. Rama Rao
School of Renewable Energy and Environment
JNTUK Kakinada

Dr. K. S. Rama Rao, received B.E. (Hons.) degree from Andhra University, College of Engineering, Kakinada; M.Sc. (Engg.) degree from University of Madras, P.S.G. College of Technology, Coimbatore; and Ph. D. degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, in Electrical Engineering in 1962, 1963 and 1979, respectively. In 1963, he joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering, Kakinada and became a Professor in 1990 at J.N.T.U. College of Engineering, Kakinada. Later he joined the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Tronoh, Malaysia and served in the Faculty until 2012. He joined Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada, Kakinada in 2014 as Programme Director, School of Renewable Energy and Environment.