Director, R & D

Dr. Laxman Prasad

Director Research & Development

RKG Group has set up a number of institutions providing quality education right from school level to post-graduate level. The institutions, wherever required, have affiliations from various universities and approval of respective regulatory bodies.

In this era of globalisation, quality is the only mantra for survival of any organisation. All the institutions of the Group have the state of the art facilities, highly competent and dedicated manpower and visionary management to provide quality and value based education. Two of the institutions of the Group namely the RKGIT, Ghaziabad and RKGITW, Ghaziabad have the distinction of being rated as the "Best Multi-disciplinary Institutions in Delhi and NCR Region" and "Best Engg College for Women in Delhi and NCR Region" respectively by the Brand Academy, New Delhi.
Our third institute; RKGEC is also progressing at a rapid rate as a "Centre of Educational Excellence with Focus on Social Corporate Responsibility & Innovative Practices."
Research and Development is an integral part of all the institutions of the Group that exposes the faculty and the students to the latest developments in their respective fields and also provides them the opportunity to interact with the experts across the country. The institutions of the Group have the distinction of implementing various schemes sponsored by the Deptt. of Science & Technology and Ministry of Small and Medium Enterprises, Govt. of India in the field of Rainwater Harvesting, Water Mission, INSPIRE, Intellectual Property Rights and Entrepreneurship.
I whole heartedly welcome all the aspiring and brilliant students to the portals of these institutions to get shaped for facing the highly competitive world and for making rewarding careers.

About Director Research & Development:

  • Dr. Laxman Prasad, Director, R & D and Professor, an eminent Scientist obtained his B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering in 1970 and Ph.D. in Electronics Engineering in 1976 from Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. He also obtained LL.B. with specialization in International Law and Intellectual Property Rights from Delhi University in 1988. He started his professional career with All India Radio in the year 1973 at Kolkata as Assistant Station Engineer and later became Research Officer. He, subsequently joined the Deptt. of Science and Technology, Govt. of India in 1979 as Senior Scientific Officer (Grade-1) and rose to the position of Advisor & Head (Technology Development) in 1992. He served the Govt. till July 2010. During this period, he chaired many committees and travelled across the continents for participation in various international meetings and conferences and delivered a number of invited lectures across the country.