Dr. P. Venugopal Reddy, Ph.D
Dr. P. Venugopal Reddy, Director of the college, is an accomplished academician and researcher. After having successful career at Osmania University for more than 25 years in various capacities including as a Professor of Physics for more than 11 years, he joined Vidya Jyothi Institute of Technology as a Principal. During his service in the University, he was acting as a Principal of a University College, for three years and also as a Director, ALUMNI Association of Osmania University for 4 years. His research areas of interest include Multi ferroics, Diluted magnetic semiconductors, Colossal magnetoresistive materials. Under his guidance, 18 students have received Ph.D. degrees and three more students are currently working for their doctoral degrees. Dr. Reddy holds 3 patents and published 200 research papers in various International Journals. He has authored Chapters in 4 Research Books. He is currently senior editor of an online journal, Physics Express. He has visited number of countries to present his research work in various International fora. They include, USA, Japan, France, Italy, Singapore, Malaysia, China etc… He has completed 15 research projects so far funded by DRDO, DST, UGC etc.. Recently DRDO has sanctioned a 3 years research project with a budget of 50.15 Lakhs to him.
He was also acting as a visiting Professor of three Universities viz., University of Maryland at Baltimore County, USA, University of Technology, Mara, Kaula Lumpur, Malaysia and Shanghai University, Shanghai, China.
My vision is to develop technology orientation and analytical capabilities of every student. At VJIT we are committed to provide students a strong, broad based fundamental engineering education and prepare them for careers in industry, teaching and research organizations. We plan to develop entrepreneurial skills in students so that they would drive the growth of economy through investments in India.