Prof.(Dr.) T.C. Tripathy is presently serving as director of Academics . In real sense, Dr. Tripathy has dedicated his life for the development of Technical Education through his un-tired efforts. He was being awarded Ph.D. in the field of High Energy Physics in the year 2004 by Berhampur University. He successfully completed his M.Tech. (Electronic Information System) in 2009 from P.G Dept. of Electronic Sciences under Berhampur University. He has a long standing experience of 30 years in Teaching, Research, Industry and Administration in higher education and Technical Education Sectors i.e., Degree Colleges and Engineering Institutions under UGC and AICTE, New Delhi. He is a Life Member of Orissa Physical Society (OPS) and also a Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).