VTU search panel to meeting today

Published: 29th June 2013 10:30 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th June 2013 10:30 AM   |  A+A-

A new vice-chancellor for Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) could be selected soon as a four-member search committee will meet at Raj Bhavan on Saturday, official sources said. Incumbent V-C H Maheshappa’s term ends on June 30.

The VTU search committee comprises former Kuvempu University V-C K Chidananda Gowda (VTU executive council nominee), VTU engineering dean D H Rao (VTU academic senate nominee), Indian Institute of Science director P Balaram (state government nominee) and former V-C of Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune, L M Patnaik (governor’s nominee).


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