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abuProf. Dr. A.Abudhahir

Director Quality Assurance & Dean FME

He is known for his steadfast measures to ensure quality driven pedagogy

Educational Record

  • Bachelors in Instrumentation and Control Engineering from Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamilnadu,
  • Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata,
  • Ph.D. in the faculty of Electrical Engineering from Anna University, Chennai, India.

Professional Experience

  • He worked as an Instrumentation engineer in industries in Saudi Arabia and India before joining the academic institution as lecturer in the year 1997.
  • In his two decades of teaching and Research experience, he occupied several positions as Lecturer, Assistant professor, Professor, Head of the Department and Dean in reputed institutions in India
  • Authored a text book on Control Systems.
  • As a Principal Investigator, he completed research projects sponsored by Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS)-DAE and AICTE.
  • He played significant role in National Board of Accreditation(NBA) becoming the member of Washington Accord signatory by developing accreditation criteria, disseminating the Outcomes based education and accreditation to institutions across India. He served the NBA as member of the Engineering Accreditation and Evaluation Committee.
  • He served/serving as member in various capacities such as member of Research Board-Anna University, Board of studies, Academic Council and Governing council in various institutions.
  • He has been instrumental in implementing Outcome Based Education (OBE) and bringing global recognition to Vel Tech by implementing Conceive Design Implement Operate (CDIO) educational framework.
  • Having visited top ranked universities in Singapore, Malaysia, China, Vietnam, Finland and Sweden, he brought best practices in academic processes.

Prof. Dr. A. Abudhahir
Director Quality Assurance & Dean FME
Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr.Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology
No.42, Avadi-Vel Tech Road,
Avadi, Chennai-600 062,
Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone: 99402 26524
Email: diaq@veltech.edu.in