The Principal of SCAD IT, Dr. A. Ramesh is an icon of enthusiasm and a dynamic person who is committed towards the growth of the institution. He has 26 years of teaching experience, all in one group of institutions and 10 years of research experience. He obtained his B.E Mechanical Engineering from Government College of Engineering, Salem during 1989 and M.E Production Engineering from Government college of Technology, Coimbatore during 1991.He obtained his Doctoral degree Ph.D from Bharathiar University during 2007.
He is a recognized research supervisor of Anna University and 5 scholars have successfully completed their Ph.D programme under his guidance and other 5 scholars are currently pursuing. He has published more than 20 technical papers in international journals with high impact factor. He also published 2 patents. He has received research funding from the Department of Science and Technology and All India Council for Technical Education and has established a material research and testing laboratory.
He is an active member of SAE INDIA and also one of the Managing Committee members of SAE INDIA southern section. He has guided many students team to design and fabricate vehicles to participate in national level events like SUPRA, BAJA and EFICYCLE. Under his guidance one student team has won the first place at national level in SUPRA event.
He has received awards from SAE INDIA (Guru Award) and SAE INDIA southern section for his contribution. He also organized many national and international conferences, seminars and workshops. He has Visited NTU and NUS at Singapore. He has attended an executive training programme on”Embedded Leadership Excellence” at IIM Bangalore.