Rector

Dr B.Prabhakara Rao

Dr B.Prabhakara Rao has more than 32 years of Experience in Teaching & Research . He held different positions in his career as Head of the Dept & Vice Principal, Director (Institute of Science & Technology) , Director of Evaluation, Director of Foreign Universities Relations ,Director-Admissions during in the years 2001 to 2013. Presently he is working as Rector from July 2013 in JNT University, Kakinada.

Dr Rao guided 14 Ph.D Candidates and presently guiding 18 Ph.D scholars. He has published more than 190 technical papers in National and International Journals and Conferences. He completed 2 AICTE Projects for 8.0 Lakhs each in the areas of Satellite communications and Digital Communications.

Dr Rao received “Best Teacher Award” and “Best Researcher Award” from JNT University, Kakinada in the year 2009. He was honoured with the “State Best Teacher Award” for the year 2010 by the Government of Andhra Pradesh on 5th September 2010.

He is Fellow of the Institution of Engineers (Kolkatta), Fellow of Institution of Electronics &Telecommunication Engineers, Senior IEEE (USA) member, Life Member of Indian Society of Technical Education, Life Member of Society of Electromagnetic Interference Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Association, Life Member of Indian Science Congress Association(Kolkatta). Earlier he also rendered service as & Secretary and Honorary Chairman for Institution of Engineers (Calcutta) during the years 2007-2011 respectively. Presently he is working Chairman for Institution of Electronics & Telecommunications, New Delhi.

Dr Rao has visited many Foreign Countries like USA, UK, Nepal, Singapore and Malaysia to present Technical papers in international conferences.