Pro Chancellor

Dr. A. Srinivas Rao

Pro Chancellor

Dr. A. Srinivas Rao, Vice President of A. Shama Rao Foundation and Srinivas Group of colleges, Mangalore, received his Doctorate Degree in “Education Management” for his Thesis on “Quality in Higher Education – A case study of Srinivas Institute of Management Studies” from Ashley University, an international University based in California, USA, established in the year 1981. The university has also recognized his contribution in Managing higher education institutions effectively during the past 32 years and presently Srinivas group has 17 higher education institutions including Srinivas University in three campuses, 220 U.G, P.G. and research courses with 3,400 employees and about 12,000 students.

Dr. A. Srinivas Rao was born on 22nd December 1967 and pursued his BBM degree, PGDM and CA. Married in the year 1997 to Smt. Mitra, he is blessed with three children – Meghana, Samana and Eshana.

Dr. A. Srinivas Rao has shown his commitment and zeal in steering the Srinivas group. He has a penchant for recognising individuals with talent and grooming them for higher causes. He is an inspiration for the youth and connects with them wherever he goes. A person with sterling character, he firmly holds together the reins of the University.

“Dr. A. Srinivas Rao” Achievements

  • President of the Kanara Chamber of Commerce & Industry for 2 terms in the years 2004-05 & 2005-06.
  • The Trustee of the New Mangalore Port Trust, Mangalore for a period of two years from 2005-2007.
  • Appointed as one of the Directors of the Mangalore SEZ Limited. Served as the Honorary Secretary during the year 1998-99 and as Vice-President during 2003-04.
  • He served in the Chamber as Executive Committee Member for 12 years.
  • Treasurer of Rotary Club of Mangalore for the year 2003-04.