School of Engineering

Welcome to School of Engineering

The School of Engineering at Chanakya University is committed to fostering transformative leaders by offering innovative and transdisciplinary programs that equip youth with the skills to address complex challenges. With a strong focus on world-class research, sustainable solutions and state-of-the-art infrastructure, the school contributes to the university’s vision of becoming a globally recognized institution rooted in Indian ideals.


Advisory Committee

Prof. Mahesh Panchagnula

Professor of Applied mechanics, Dean Alumni and Corporate Relations, IIT Madras

Prof. Y Narahari

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation, IISc Bangalore

Prof. Avinash Kumar Agarwal

Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, IIT Kanpur

Prof. Ganesh Ramakrishnan

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay

Prof. Shanthi Pavan

NT Alexander Institute Chair Professor Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras

Prof. Sreevalsa Kolathayar

Associate Professor Department of Civil Engineering and Professor Incharge Industry Innovation Council, NIT Surathkal

Faculty members

Dr. P. V. Venkitakrishnan

Director, School of Engineering, Chanakya University

Ph.D., IIT Madras

Former Director, CBPO and Prof. Satish Dhawan Chair Scientist at ISRO
Dr. Krishnan R.

Associate Professor of Computer Applications, Chanakya University

Ph.D., VTU, Belagavi

Astronomer and Industry Consultant
Dr. Nandha Kumar K.G.

Associate Professor of Computer Applications, Chanakya University

Ph.D., Bharathiar University

Data Scientist and Linguist
Dr. Bharath Setturu

Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Chankaya University

Ph.D., IIIT Hyderabad

Geospatial Scientist, Postdoc at CES, IISc, Bangalore
Sri. Naresh Dixit P. S.

Assistant Professor of Civil engineering, Chanakya University

M.Tech, VTU, Belagavi

Former Research Associate, IISc Bangalore
Smt. Usha Subramanian

Professor of Practice of Computer Science, Chanakya University

M.S., BITS Pilani

Former Professor at MIIT, Myanmar
Dr. Kowshik Thopalli

Visiting faculty

PhD, Arizona State University

Dr. Siddhartha Visveswara Jayanti

Visiting Faculty

Google Research, USA MIT Ph.D. ’23 MIT S.M. ’20 Princeton B.S.E. ’17

Shishir Shukla

Visiting Faculty

MS, Arizona State University Renesas Electronics

Dr. Tanujay Saha

Visiting Faculty

Ph.D., Princeton University B.Tech, IIT Kharagpur

Dr. Ritesh Jain

Visiting Faculty

PhD, Uni. Wuppertal, Germany Renesas Electronics