Dr. Anand Jacob Verghese is the Director & CEO of Hindustan Group of Institutions and the Pro Chancellor of Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science based in Chennai. Dr. Anand Jacob Verghese is actively involved in the overall administration and development activities of the Hindustan Group of Institutions for over 25 years. Presently, the Hindustan Group comprises of:
Hindustan Institute of Engineering Technology (Polytechnic & Aviation Colleges),
- Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science,
- KCG College of Technology,
- Hindustan College of Arts & Science,
- Orient Flights Private Limited,
- Hindustan International Schools (CIE & CBSE),
- Hindustan First Grade College, Mysuru
Dr. Anand Jacob Verghese took over the reins of Hindustan Group of Institutions after the sudden demise of his father in 2006. With the guidance of his mother, he has steered the educational Institutions to provide technical training & education not only to aspiring graduates in higher education but also by providing primary education by establishing three international schools in Chennai.
It was during his management that the Hindustan College of Engineering was granted University status by the Government of India in the year 2008. He has been instrumental in forging several significant collaboration agreements with reputed research led educational institutions all over the world to provide global exposure and learning opportunities to students.
He completed B.S. in Engineering Management from the American International University, London in the year 1993 and pursued his M.B.A. at Huron University, London. Recognizing his contribution to research & development he was conferred Honorary Doctorate by the world-renowned Dongguk University, Seoul, South Korea.
Dr. Anand Jacob Verghese has been an active member of the Y’s Men International and served in leading positions for various projects. He is currently the Chief Coordinator – India Area for 2020-21.
He Travelled extensively to USA/Europe/UK/Asia/Gulf/Russia to promote educational partnerships and attended many International Seminars and Leadership programs. He is also having Board Memberships and affiliations in all leading National and International Associations, Chambers and Universities. He has won many honors and awards for his noteworthy achievements in the field of education.
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