Principal’s Desk

Dr. Rajkiran Ballal, B.E, M.E, Ph.D.,

Principal, Mangalore Marine College & Technology

Dr RajkiranBallal obtained his B.Tech in Electrical Power from Karnataka Regional Engineering College, Surathkal during the year 1984. He obtained his M.E with Electrical Machines as specialisation from PSG Institute of Technology, Coimbatore during the year 1992. He got his PhD with Power Electronics and Energy systems as specialisation from VisvesvarayaTechnogical University Belgaum during the year 2010. He is having vast academic and administrative experience. He has started his career as maintenance Electrical Engineer at Peenya Industrial area Bangalore, joined as Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at NitteMahalingaAdyanthaya Memorial Institute of Technology, Nitte during August 1985. There he served for more than 25 years as faculty and promoted up to the grade of Professor in the year 2010. During 2010 December he joined Shree Dharmasthala Institute of Technology, Ujire, worked as H.O.D and Principal for a period of 3 & 1/2 years. He has worked at Mekelle Institute of Technology, Mekelle, Ethiopia for a period of one year. Presently he is working as the Principal of Mangalore Marine College since 01-08-2014.

Dr RajkiranBallal has published 6 research papers in National Conference, two in International conference and 2 papers in International journals. Presently three students are pursuing PhD under his guidance. He had chaired many sessions in national as well as International conferences. He was the chairman of Board of Examinations for Mangalore University and VTU. Member of Board of studies for NMAMIT, Nitte and Goa University, Panjim. He has been nominated by VTU as the member of Governing Council for City Engineering College, Bengaluru.