Prof. N. Siva Prasad, Ph.D.
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Hyderabad Campus
“The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience”
- Swami Vivekananda
GITAM University – Hyderabad campus established in 2009, is committed to enhance the potential of human resources and enrich the academic performance, research innovation as well as expand the frontiers of knowledge through interactive and collaborative pedagogy. The stringent admission process has made it possible to absorb meritorious students from all over the country with immense potential and calibre. Started with four departments, it has now been covering many branches of Engineering, Sciences and Pharmacy. The graduate and post graduate programs promote intellectual transformation of a student to transform into well-rounded individuals.
The major assets of the campus are well qualified faculty members, motivated students and excellent infrastructural facilities. The faculty members get engaged in quality investigations resulting in about 1200 research publications in the National and International journals along with 13 research projects sponsored by DST, UGC etc., with a funding of over one crore rupees. A majority of the faculty members represent the university as invited guests, key note speakers, reviewers, editorial board members, advisory and technical board members etc. Many faculty members have been bestowed with prestigious honors and awards in the education sector.
The students actively engage themselves in cooperative learning using technology enabled instruction. The emphasis is on the overall development of the students in terms of their aptitude and attitude. Skill development centers such as IBM, CICSO Networking Academy, Virtusa / Polaris, Hitachi Solutions, Innovation Centre, Computer Aided Engineering, Digital Manufacturing, Reverse Engineering provide open minded learning atmosphere. The co-curricular and extracurricular activities create a platform for various student bodies and chapters such as IEEE, CSI, SAE, Engineers without Borders (EWB) and NSS. The industry-academia interactions give a platform to grab job opportunities in different multinational companies. The alumni interactions strengthen the career options and the quest for their higher order thinking.
The infrastructural facilities with a huge multidimensional building covering 1.8 million sq.ft. area in a 125 acres sprawling campus, lush green environment, highly spacious central library, well equipped laboratories, sports centres, hostel rooms, guest houses, food courts, banks, post office, health centre, canteens cater to the needs of the students.
We welcome you to our campus for a happy and truly enriching learning experience!
N. Siva Prasad