A glimpse

Dr. A. Sankara Subramanian is the principal of GRG Polytechnic College, Coimbatore since June 2013. He obtained his Bachelor Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Master Degree in Power Systems from Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai and Doctoral Degree at Anna University centered on the theme of ‘Digital Signal Processing’. He has completed the prestigious UKIERI (United Kingdom-India Education and Research Initiative Training on Further Education Leadership Development and obtained CMI Level 5 Certificate.


He published 19 research articles in the National and International journals and presented technical papers in various International conferences and conventions. Also, he authored 6 books in the technical arena. He submitted funded proposals and received funds from AICTE on distinguished projects.

Experience and Achievements

He rendered service of about 28 years in the field of education by holding different responsibilities. His dedication in his commitments and strenuous efforts brought successful and distinguished accomplishments to the individual and to the institutions.

The Laurels he bagged

As an individual
  • NMR Krishnamoorthy Endowment Award for the M.E Theses for the year 2001.
  • The Best ISTE Chapter Secretary Award for the year 2003.
  • Received the Appreciation Award from the chairman, ISTE Tamilnadu and Pondichery section for the contribution as the section managing committee member to the society for the year 2004.
  • Arutchelver Dr. N. Mahalingam Award for the Best Polytechnic Teacher for the year 2005.
  • Excellency Award from the Jaycees International India, Kotagiri for the year 2007.
  • Outstanding HAF Awards from the Jaycees International India for the year 2010. To the Institution
  • National Young Leadership Programme Award
  • Dr,Amitabh Bhattachariya Memorial Award for the Best Polytechnic College for three consecutive years ( 2016-19)
  • Special Appreciation Award for YRC for the best service by the unit.
  • NCS ECO Best Environmental Awareness Winner Award for maintaining the campus clean and natural.
  • Best Industry institute interaction Award (SEED)
  • Best Performer Award for implementing Skill Development Courses (TNSDC) in the role of empowering the rural youth
  • Best NSS Unit Award for rendering service to the public explicitly.


  • Governing Council Member in Coimbatore Productivity Council
  • Head of the Nodal Squad, Directorate of Technical Education.
  • Executive Committee Member, ISTE, New Delhi.
  • Member in Awards Committee, Co-ordination Committee, ISTE, New Delhi.
  • Member, Board of Studies, Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidhyalaya, Coimbatore.
  • Advisory Committee Member –CDTP, Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidhyalaya, Coimbatore, PSG Polytechnic College, Coimbatore, Government Polytechnic for Women, Coimbatore
  • Review Committee Member – VADI Scheme Sponsored by NABARD for Tribal people in Anaikatty area

Membership in Professional bodies

  • Life member of ISTE
  • Fellow of Institution of Engineers (I)
  • Member of Charted Engineers (I)
  • Member of Indian Society of Systems for Science and Engineering
  • Senior Member of Indian Society of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Member of Coimbatore Productivity Council

Dr. A. Sankara Subramanian
GRG Polytechnic College
Kuppeppalayam, S.S. Kulam P.O.
Coimbatore – 641107, Tamil Nadu, India
Phone : 0422-2929090 / +91 770 807 9911
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