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Dr.Srinivasan Sundarrajan, Director of Sri Vishnu Educational Society is an eminent personality with acumen of working with prestigious organizations. He was an outstanding missile scientist with Defence Research and Development Laboratory, Hyderabad between 1974 and 2011. Prior to joining NIT in 2011, Dr.Sundarrajan was with Missile Programme of Defense Research and Development Organization for over 30 years and received mentoring by Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam.

He was the Director of National Institute of Technology - Tiruchirappalli (NIT-T) from 2011-16, a prestigious institution that is rated consistently among top 10 institutions in India. He was actively engaged in transforming this institute to the future requirements through strategies and initiatives, adopting disruptive technology route.

Dr.Sundarrajan completed Mechanical Engineering from Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, and did his post graduation and doctoral degrees at IIT - Madras. He also has a PG certificate from Indian Statistical Institute. As an INAE (Indian National Academcy of Engineering) - AICTE Distinguished Professor, Dr.Sundarrajan made significant contribution in integrating curriculum development and emerging areas of technology.

The recognitions he won include UNESCO Fellowship (1988), Best Metallurgist of the Year Award from the Govt. of India (1992), Vishwa Bharathi Award for Professional Excellence (1999), Performing Team Award (2004), and Best JV Management Award (2008). Madras Management Association awarded Professional Excellence Award (2013) in the category of Best Managed Education Institution.