Dr. N. Ramachandran born on 19.06.1960 at Pulavangadu, Thanjavur(Dt),Tamil Nadu, graduated with B.E. Degree (1987) in Civil Engineering and M.E. Degree (1991) in Transportation Engineering and Management from Regional Engineering College Trichirrapalli, Bharathidasan University. He obtained his Ph.D Degree (2002) in Architecture with high commendation from Tamil University, Thanjavur.
Started his career as an instructor in a Polytechnic in 1981and raised to the present position on 23.08.2007 by a dint of industrious behaviour that he has inculcated from his predecessors.
An eminent academician, dynamic administrator and an erudite scholar with a combination of rich and varied experience, held many administrative positions such as Head of the Department, Vice-Principal and Principal.
Played a key role in promoting Technical Education, Renewable Energy and Environmental Protection. Served as a member and administrator in various professional bodies. Organized several National and International programmes.
Served in the Academic Council of Anna University. Nominated as a member of Syndicate of Anna University from 2006 to 2009. He is a Life Member in many professional societies.
Credited with many prestigious awards such as WEC-IIEE-IAEWP Environment Award (1997-World Environment Congress, New Delhi), Best Citizen award 2000, Best ISTE National Chapter Chairman Award (Engineering Colleges-Tamil Nadu State Level) 2001, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan National Award for Best Engineering College Principal for the year 2003.