Dr Kavitha Ganesh is Chief Executive Officer of L V Prasad College of Media Studies (a Unit of L V Prasad Education and Research Foundation), Her focused vision for the future of the institution is coupled with operational expertise . She is a rigorous defender of media education particularly the convergence and integrated media & Communication In the arena of higher education .She has the unique distinction of specialising in varied medium including cinema ,advertising, television production, journalism, electronic media, and Digital technology .
A strong advocate for academic excellence Dr.Kavitha has headed accreditation committees in quality assessment and setting the standards for academic programs .
She has a holistic experience in academics, research and management of the education ecosystem. She has also played a key role in instituting Communication and Media studies into the academic framework synergising the industry institute interface. Her penchant for administration is evident from her long-standing positions such as Dean, Director and Member of many prestigious Academic bodies of both national and international repute. Her acumen for curriculum design was facilitated by learner-centric pedagogy with the introduction of several media related Graduate and Masters programs .
Dr Kavitha holds a Bachelor’s degree in Visual Communication and Masters in Communication and Journalism. She earned her Masters in philosophy specialising in Film Studies .Her highly commended Doctoral studies focused on advertising and electronic Media. She has held faculty appointment at MIDS ,Singapore as a visiting professor and is hands-on with short films, Documentaries , Ad and corporate films.
Kavitha’s Scholarly accomplishments include publication in several referred research journals and presentation at conferences .
She is a recipient of the highest faculty award for innovative Methodology and awarded Certificate of Appreciation by the Harvard University for excellence in mentoring research projects related to media technology and education in Asian countries.
After a long stint with educational institutions , Academia continues to inspire her as she says ‘“There is always a need for the New Improved formula to strike a chord “.
Mr Shiraz Ahmad has joined L V Prasad College of Media Studies, A unit of L V Prasad Education and Research Foundation as Director of Students Welfare & Business Affairs. Shiraz comes in with more than 32 years of rich in company secretaries and business development. He was chairman of various committees including the Construction, Hospital Management, Library, Legal, FCRA, and MAIN administration and Management committees. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) and ACS degree from the Institute of Company Secretaries. Shiraz Served as director of Education at Sadr Anjuman. A Religious and charitable society Registered under Societies Registration Act 1860 of Ahmadiyya Muslim community Headquarters of India at Qadian, Gurdaspur District, Punjab.
M. Rajkumar, Registrar of L V Prasad College of Media Studies, has a Masters in Engineering in Applied Electronics from Anna University as well as a Diploma in Electrical Engineering. Starting his career as a lecturer in Electrical Engineering, he has over two decades of experience in education, training and administration. He started his career as a lecturer in Electrical Engineering and has served as ISO Coordinator and NBA Coordinator. He spent more than 15 years on affiliation-related work with AICTE, DOTE, & Anna University. He has published in research journals and presented at professional conferences. Rajkumar is currently pursuing his Ph. D. in the area of wireless sensor networks.
Ravi Chander G. is the General Manager of Sales & Marketing at L V Prasad College of Media Studies. Ravi is a stalwart in the field with over 30 years of rich experience in the corporate world, with leading organizations like NIIT and Sutherland Global Services. He has worked in sales & marketing, recruitment, product delivery, need management, customer relations, channel management, industry collaboration and coordination at both operational and strategic levels.
Ravi is a graduate of Madras University and holds a diploma in Sales & Marketing from NIS. He has won prestigious awards like Excellence Award, Chairman’s Quality Club Award and Leadership Award from NIIT and Sutherland.