Dr. T M George

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    Mar Baselios College of Engineering & Technology, Trivandrum.

Dr T M George is presently working as the Principal of Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum.He obtained Bachelors and Masters degreein Electrical Engineering from the University of Kerala and Ph D from IIT New Delhi. He hasa rich experience of over 35 years in the fields of Engineering Education, Research and Leadership,with several years spent holding key leadership positions.

He started the career as a faculty member in the Department of Electrical Engineering at NIT Surathkal in 1982 and later moved to NIT Calicut. After serving one and a half decade at NIT Calicut, he joined College of Technology, Muscat in 1997. He has served in many committees including the Quality Assurance Committee, Specialization Committees and Accreditation Committee in the College of Technology and was heading the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, when he left the job in 2008. He joined as the Principal of Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum in 2009, and led the institution to one of the top ranked institution in the State through acquiring NBA accreditation for all its B Tech programmes and NAAC Accreditation with A grade. He has organized and served as the General Chair in several International Conferences conducted at MBT, including the prestigious IEEE PEDES Conference in 2016. He is instrumental in promoting a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship among students through MIT Media Lab Workshops, establishing Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre, conducting workshops and start-up summits. He plays a key role in building the campus BHub in Mar Ivanios Vidyanagar , the first of its kind in Kerala. He is Senior Member of IEEE and a Life Member of ISTE.