Director, University Games & Sports Administration

Dr. G. Abbaiah
Director, University Games & Sports Administration
In-Charge of Library & Information Sciences
JNTUK Kakinada.
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Dr. G. Abbaiah is a Professor of Civil Engineering. He did his B.Tech in Civil Engineering and M.Tech in Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering from Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh.  He obtained his Ph.D for his work on  “Reservoir Operation Using Goal Programming” from the same university. His research areas are Interlinking of rivers, Reservoir operation and management, Reservoir sedimentation and Hydrological modeling.


He has 31 years of experience of teaching under-graduate (UG) and  post graduate (PG) programmes in Civil Engineering. He has so far guided 8 PhD scholars to get their degrees and 3 scholars are working at present for their Ph.D’s. He held administrative positions of Director of Faculty Development and Coordinator for NBA Nodal Centre, JNTUK Kakinada.


As Director of  Faculty Development, JNTUK, he facilitated the building of the capacities of the faculty in 265 colleges affiliated to JNTUK. He coordinated and organized 35 empowering programmes for faculty in collaboration with AICTE, NBA APSCHE, NPTEL, IUCEE, WIPRO and TEQIP. As the Coordinator for NBA Nodal Centre, he has conducted 10 NBA workshops on OBE and Accreditation.  He also conducted 2 workshops on strategic planning for educational institutions.


He is representing JNTUK to collaborate and work with GEDC (Global Engineering Deans Council), IFEES (International Federation of Engineering Education Societies) and IUCEE (Indo Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education )

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