Dr. E.Balagurusamy ME ( IIT- R)., Ph.D ( IIT- R)
Chairman of Governing Council
Kovai Vidyashram Institutions
Former Vice – Chancellor of Anna University, Chennai
Former Member – Union Public Service Commission, New Delhi
Former Member – Planning Commission, Govt. of Tamilnadu
Dr E.Balagurusamy is a Post Graduate in Systems Engineering and Doctorate in the same field
from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorke. In addition to the above positions he served
as an Advisor to Andhra Government for 10 years during the Chief Minister N.T. Rama Rao period.
He was instrumental in implementing IT educations centres in Rural Andhrapradesh and IT implementation
in the Governance. He also served as Consultant to Punjab and Rajasthan Governments on Science and Technology Development.
He is a consultant to the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation on expert systems since 1991.
He was the founder Director of PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore and Mahaveer Academy of Technology and Science, now the Jain University, Bangalore.
He authored more than 40 books in IT and Computers. He has been listed in the
Directory of International Who’s Who of Intellectuals (UK) and the Directory of Distinguished Leaders (USA).
He always a passionate teacher and philanthropist. His books are translated into many languages including Russian and Chinese.
He widely travelled across the world in pursuit of educational excellence.