ACADEMIC COUNCIL

CHIEF PATRON

Dr. M. S. Swaminathan

Chairman, M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, Chennai.

PATRON

Dr. M. S. Valiathan

He is a former president of the Indian National Science Academy and also is the first Vice-Chancellor of the Manipal University. He received Honorary Doctorates from several universities. He was Professor of Cardiac Surgery and Director of Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute(1974-94). Dr. Valiathan received the prestigious Padma Vibhushan award in 2005. 

NATIONAL CHAIRMAN

Dr. S. Ignacimuthu S.J

Director, Entomology Research Institute,Loyola College, Chennai. Former Vice Chancellor of University of Madras, Chennai and Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. 

CO-CHAIRMAN

Padmabhushan Dr. M. V. Pylee

Founder Director of the first school of management in the South. Former Vice-Chancellor, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT).

MEMBER SECRETARY

Rev. Fr. Pradeep Vazhatharamalayil

(Principal, MACFAST).

MEMBERS

Dr. A. M. Michael

Former Vice-Chancellor, Kerala Agricultural Universityand Director, IARI, New Delhi.
Dr. M. D. Nair

 Former Vice- President, SPIC Chennai.
Padmashri. Dr. P. Pushpangadan

Director General, Amity Institute for Herbal and Biotech products Development, Trivandrum. Former Director, National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow.
Prof. Dr. N. Jayasankaran

Former Director General, Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Trichy.
Dr. Nagabhushan P.

Professor, Department of Studies in Computer Science, University of Mysore.
Rev.Dr.Abraham Mulamoottil

Founder Principal, MACFAST

SPECIAL INVITEE

ADVISOR

Dr. P. K. K. Nair

Director, Environmental Resources Research Center,Thiruvananthapuram.

CONVENER