As Director–Academics, Dr. P. Kannan provides insights and guidance to the Principal and the faculty related to academic activities in the college. Of particular interest to him are the following areas:

  • Making sure every student gets an equal opportunity to learn.
  • Creating an atmosphere where students enjoy the process of learning
  • Improving the communication skills of students.
  • Developing the overall personality of students.
  • Making optimal use of available resources for the benefit of students. 
  • Using technology in teaching. 
  • Updating technical skills of the faculty. 
  • Providing mentorship for junior faculty members.

Dr. P. Kannan earned a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Arizona, Arizona, USA. Additionally, he holds a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology, New York, USA, and a B.E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering from National Institute of Technology - Trichy (formerly, Regional Engineering College - Trichy).