Dr Rajaram has been working as a Professor in the Department of Business Administration (MBA), Kalasalingam University since July 2004. He has received many awards for his “Outstanding achievements and remarkable role in the field of education” for the past fourteen years. In India, he is the one and only management faculty completed 06 major research projects supported by various funding agencies like DSIR, New Delhi, ICAI, New Delhi, ICSSR, New Delhi, New Delhi, IIPA, New Delhi and IDEA Telecom, Ahmedabad with a worth of Rs.34,82,000 and Rs.3,00,000 for Conference / seminar supported by IIPA, New Delhi and Union Bank of India. In Kalasalingam University, he had designed a new innovative curriculum and regulations for the P.G programme titled” MBA (Actuarial Science)” offered the first time in INDIA.
He had won Sri P.K.Das Memorial “Best Faculty Award” for “Management – Senior category” and “Management – Junior category” with a cash prize of Rs.10,000/- by Nehru Group of Institutions, Coimbatore in the Year 2017 & 2012. He had received “Dr.APJ ABDUL KALAM Award” by Marina Labs, Chennai for the “Outstanding achievements and remarkable role in the field of Teaching Excellence” for the year 2016. He had received “Young Scientist Fellowship Scheme (YSFS)” award in the Social Science discipline honoured by Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology, Chennai for the year 2010-2011. In his career, he is concentrating on multi-dimensionally on Academic, Research, Extension activities and Administration. As a Mechanical Engineer, he is interested to handle classes for both P.G (Engineering, MBA) and U.G (Engineering) courses. His area of specialization is Production Planning & Control, Facility Planning & Layout, Total Quality Management, Services Marketing, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Statistics and Consumerism.
Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education (KARE) formerly Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering was established in 1984 by the pioneering Kalasalingam Anandam Ammal Charities. Located in the pristine foothills of scenic Western Ghats, the college obtained the Deemed to be University status in 2006. The Institution has been serving the society for thirty-four long years and it caters to the needs of the students from all walks of the society. KARE offers UG programmes, PG programmes and PhD programmes. It is the first Institution in India to introduce a special B.Tech programme in engineering for the differently able (speech and hearing impaired) students. The Institution has been re-accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade with a CGPA of 3.11 in 2015. Three UG programmes have been accredited by NBA under Tier-1. The Institution continues to do indefatigable work in getting projects and research centres. It has received DST funding to establish the National Center for Advanced Research in Discrete Mathematics. KARE has got the state of the art IRC with splendid high-end instruments for advanced research in material sciences and life sciences. Multistoried separate hostels with plenty of facilities provide accommodation to thousands of students. The institution has spent exorbitant sum to create a world-class swimming pool and indoor auditorium for sports. Furthermore, KARE gives utmost importance to Intra-mural and Extramural activities for the holistic development of the students.
This profile appears in the World Book of Researchers 2018.
Information correct as on 24 April 2018 0819 HRS GMT.