DR. SREERANGAM VENKATESHWAR born in 1949, and hails from a small hamlet (Gate Karepally) in Khammam District of Telangana State and obtained his B.Tech., M.Tech., and Ph.D. Degrees in Chemical Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad served as Professor of Chemical Engineering and the Principal, University College of Technology, Osmania University. He has 32 years of teaching and 35 years of Research experience. Presently working as a Dean, Methodist College of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad.
He has published 42 papers in technical journals, 4 articles and presented more than 70 papers at various Seminars conducted at National and International levels, and guided 8 Ph.D. students leading to Doctoral Degrees and a number of M.Tech students in their research programme. Apart from teaching and research he also worked as Director, Centre for Biotechnology, O.U.(1996-2009) and worked as Director, Department of Publications and Press, O.U. during 2000-2003.
He has also worked as Warden, Assistant chief Warden and Additional Chief Warden for O.U. Hostels and Messes during the period 1989 to 2000 (11 years), Vice-Principal College of Technology, for two years (1998-2000), Chairman, Board of Studies in Dairy Technology, for five years (1995-2001) and Dean, Faculty of Technology, OU for two years (2003-05). He is the Best Teacher Awardee of Govt of A.P from Osmania University in the year 2008.
He has established a Trust in the name and style of SREERANGAM EDUCATIONAL & CHARITABLE TRUST Pvt Ltd. in February,2009 to serve the needy poor students and orphans of the society.