Chancellor, Pro-Chancellor ,Vice-Chancellor ,Pro-Vice Chancellor, Registrar, Syndicate, Academic Council


Shri. Arif Mohammed Khan

The Hon'ble Governor , Kerala - Profile Summary

Shri. Arif Mohammed Khan was born on 18 November 1951 in   Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh.  He received his B.A (Hons) form Aligarh Muslim University (1972-73) and LLB from Lucknow University, Uttar Pradesh (1977).

Shri. Arif Mohammed Khan started his political career as a student leader and led the Aligarh Muslim University Students' Union  as General Secretary, during 1972-73 and President during 1973-74. 

He became a member of the Legislative Assembly of Uttar Pradesh in 1977 at the age of 26, from the Siyana constituency, Bulandshahar.  Shri. Arif Muhammad Khan was elected to the seventh Lok Sabha from Kanpur in 1980. He was again elected as a Member of Parliament from the Bahraich constituency during the 8th, 9th and 12th Lok Sabha.

Shri. Khan's administrative capabilities were nationally noted during his ministerial tenures. As Union Cabinet Minister, Shri. Arif Mohammed Khan held the portfolios of Energy and Civil Aviation during 1989- 90. Earlier, he had also served as Deputy Minister, Information and Broadcasting (1982-83) and Union Minister of State, holding portfolios such as Agriculture (1983-84), Energy (1984 and 1985-86), Industry and Company Affairs (1984-85) and Home Affairs (1985). 

Shri. Khan was a member of the Kendriya Hindi Samiti during 1980-82.  As a Member of Parliament, he worked on the Parliamentary Committees on Public Undertakings, Home Affairs and Foreign Affairs.

Shri. Arif Mohammed Khan is the author of Text and Context: Quran and Contemporary Challenges, published in 2010. He is also a well known writer and columnist on various matters including religious reforms. A voracious reader, his lectures on various topics are very popular among universities and other audiences across the country. 

Shri. Khan, who has travelled extensively, had led the Indian delegation to the   Non-aligned Information Ministers Conference in 1982and to the World Economic Forum, Switzerland in 1990. He was also member of the Indian Parliamentary Delegation to the 100th IPU Conference in Moscow,in 1998.

He is married to Smt. Reshma Arif and they have two sons - Shri. Mustafa Arif, who is an advocate and Shri. Kabeer Arif, a Pilot by training and currently pursuing his passion of organic farming in Uttar Pradesh. 

Shri. Arif Muhammad Khan assumed office as the 22nd Governor of Kerala on 06th September 2019.



Minister for Higher Education
Room No. 301, 3rd Floor
Secretariat Annex II, Thiruvananthapuram
Tel: 0471- 2327895, 2518333 

Dr. Gopalakrishnan M.B.


Dr. Gopalakrishnan M.B joined Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit as Registrar on 7th November 2019. Before joining the University he was the Head, P.G and Research Department of Commerce, Mar Thoma College, Chungathara, Malappuram District. He started teaching career in 1994 as lecturer. He was awarded Ph.D from university of Calicut. Dr. Gopalakrishnan served as member of various academic committees of different universities.

  • 1. Member, Senate, University of Calicut
  • 2. Member, Technical Support group, RUSA (National Higher Education Mission) Government of Kerala.
  • 3. Member, Academic Council, University of Calicut.
  • 4. Member, PG Board of Studies in Commerce, MG Univesity, Kottayam.
  • 5. Member, PG Board of Studies in Management, Kannur University, Kannur.
  • 6. Member, Board of Studies in Travel and tourism, University of Calicut.
  • 7. Member, Board of Studies in Commerce ,MES Mampad College(Autonomous).
  • 8. Resource Person, Academic Staff College, University of Calicut.
  • 1. Ph.D – 2009 University of Calicut
  • 2. M.Com - 1993 University of Calicut
  • 3. MBA- 2013 IGNOU
  • 4. PGDMM – 2015 IGNOU
  • 5. PGDOM – 2016 IGNOU
  • 25 years at college level
  • 1. Convenor, Malappuram District, Examinations Vigilance Squad, University of Calicut.
  • 2. Academic expert for inspecting MBA programme of Calicut University.
  • 3. Member, Advisory Committee on private college staff, University of Calicut.
  • 4. Member, Academic Committee to monitor PG programmes under CUCSS – PG – 2019, University of Calicut .
  • 5. Member, Standing Committee of Academic Council, University of Calicut .
  • 6. Team leader of Kerala in the National Integration camp of NSS
  • 7. NSS programme officer for 4 years
  • 8. Vice Chancellors’ nominee, Research Advisory Committee,Sree Krishna college Guruvayur, University of Calicut
  • Human Resource Management
  • 1. Intensity of Industrial Disputes in Kerala: A Bird’s Eye view; Southern Economist, Volume 51,Number 9,September 1,2012.pp-27-30.( ISSN 0038-4046).
  • 2. A Study about the gender-wise satisfaction of welfare measures in some enterprises in Kerala; International Journal of Commerce and Business Management, Volume 6, Issue 1, April 2013.pp 35-38. (ISSN: 0974-2646; NAAS Rating 3.5)
  • 3. Is Workers participation in Management a Dream for Kerala? ; POSEIDON-Journal of Commerce, Management and Social Sciences, Volume 2, No.1 June 2013.pp173-179. (ISSN:2319-6238).
  • 4. Job satisfaction of educationally overqualified employees in selected Government offices in Kerala with special reference to Malappuram District; International Journal of Commerce and Business Management, Volume 11, Issue 1, April 2018.pp 49-53. (ISSN: 0974-2646;NAAS Rating 4.14)
  • 5. Growing Mall Buying Behaviour-An Empirical Study of Calicut; Co-author-P.P. Jayaprakasan; IMPACT: International journal of research in Humanities, Arts and Literature, Volume VI, Regular Issue 10,October 2018.pp292-297.( ISSN:2347-4564;Impact Factor 3.7985,ICV Factor42.56,NAAS Rating:3.10, UGC Approved
  • 6. Socio-Economic status of the Street Vendors with special reference to Calicut District; Co-author-Pramod.P; IMPACT: International journal of research in Humanities, Arts and Literature, Volume VI, Regular Issue 10,October 2018.pp.318-324.( ISSN:2347-4564;ImpactFactor 3.7985,ICV Factor42.56,NAAS Rating:3.10, UGC Approved
  • 7. A Study on the Financial Management practices adopted by the street vendors in Malabar region; Co-author – Pramod Pottammal; KAAV International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Business Management, Volume 6,Issue 1,January 2019.pp.51-54(ISSN:2348:4969 , Impact Factor :8.9901(2018),NAAS Rating :2.43)
  • 8. Impact of GST on retail sector in India; Co-author-Jayaprakasan.P.P; KAAV International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Business Management, Volume 6, Issue 1, January 2019.pp.68-71. (ISSN: 2348:4969, Impact Factor: 8.9901(2018), NAAS Rating: 2.43)
  • 9. A Study on Critical Issues faced by Street Vendors in Kerala; Co-authors : Pramod P. and Jayaprakashan P.P.; International Journal of Advance and Innovative Research, Volume 6,Issue 3(1): July-September 2019,Part-2.pp. 62-65. (ISSN: 2394:7780. UGC Approved No.63571)
  • 10. Vocational Skills and Employability – Kerala Private College Teacher – June 2016 – ISSN-2454-4795-pp-73-76.
  • 1. International Conference on corporate Governance and Emerging Trends; DCMS, University of Calicut & ISDC,London, June 2017.
  • 2. MESMAC International Conference – MES Mampad College – February 2017
  • 3. International Seminar on Traditional medicine and wellness tourism – Pazhassi Raja College, Pulpally – February 2017
  • 4. Kudumbasree International Conference – Poverty eradication, Women empowerment and local Self- Government,Kovalam – August 2015
  • 5. International Seminar on “Strategies for tourism Promotion and Marketing in Global Perspective – 2017 at MES Mampad College - November 2017
  • 6. MESMAC International Conference at MES Mampad College – Innovations and recent trends in Finance-   January 2018.
  • 7. International Conference on “Paradism Shift in Global Business Practises and Socio – Economic Development organised by Vishist School of Management, Indore on December 2018 -.  
  • 8. MESMAC International Conference at MES Mampad College - January 2019
  • 9. ICSSR sponsored International Conference organised by Erode Arts and Science College(Autonomous) Erode, Tamil Nadu - February 2019
  • 10. International Conference organised by Pazhassiraja College, Pulpally at Vythiri Village on February 2019.
  • 1. National Conference Banking Innovations in India – Trends and Challenges – MES Ponnani College, December 2015
  • 2. AIFUCTO National Seminar- New Higher Education Policy Challenges and Prospects –Ambaji,Gujarat,2015 December
  • 3. National seminar of AIFUCTO on Reforms in Higher Eduaction: Challenges and opportunities at Shirdi, Maharashtra , December 2017 organised by SPPUCTO, Pune
  • 4. National seminar on Financial services – promises and challenges in the changing Indian scenario, – TMG College, Tirur, November 2017
  • 5. National workshop on social science research, Govt. Brennan College, Thalassery on November 2017
  • 6. National academic conference arranged by AIFUCTO at Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu. on Education in India at Cross Roads; A critical review , November 2018
  • 7. Five-day workshop on P.G Syllabus revision and question bank setting at M.G University Campus, Kottayam, December 2018.
  • 8. Syllabus restructuring workshop of Travel & Tourism (combined) of Calicut University at Pazhassi Raja College, Pulpally , June 2019.
  • 9. Workshop for question bank preparation and question paper setting for U.G. Programmes of Calicut University – July 2019.

Sri. Sunilkumar S.


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Board of Public Exams



  • Type writing English higher
  • Type writing Hindi higher
  • Diploma in Software Applications covering MS-office and Tally
  • CA-Students Computer Training Course covering MS-office and Tally
  • Fellow Membership in The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India(M.No.221419)
  • Associate Membership in The Institute of Company Secretaries of India(ACS 35376)
  • Membership in Indian Institute of Banking and Finance.(M.No.500097482) 
  • Cleared all groups of CS-Final in first chance with 55% marks.
WORKING EXPERIENCE ( Around 10 years)
  • Joined Saju and Jayan, Chartered Accountants (Ernakulam and Dubai) as an Audit Manager on 01st August, 2008 and worked till 25th November,2009.( one year & 3 months).
  • Joined The South Indian Bank Ltd,Thrissur as Manager (CA) in the Secretarial Dept of the Bank on 07/12/2009 and worked in following Branches/Departments Viz:- ( 8 years)
  • HO Secretarial Dept,Thrissur (07.12.2009 to 28.05.2010).
  • Thrissur M.G.Road Branch, Thrissur( Business of around Rs.250.00 crores) ( from 29.05.2010  to 19.04.2014).
  • Ernakulam Aluva branch ( Business of around 250.00 crores)( from 28.04.2014 to 16.04.2016).
  • Ernakulam Kalady branch ( Business of around 160.00 crores) (from 18.04.2016 to 11.12.2017).
  • Joined Kerala State Beverages (Manufacturing &Marketing) Corporation Limited (A Govt of Kerala Undertaking), Trivandrum as General Manager (Finance) on 12.2017 and is working till date.
  • Completed Articleship in BALAN&CO (one of the reputed Chartered Accountants firm in Ernakulam) on Nov 2007 and worked till Jan 2008.
  •  Statutory Audit of various companies including Listed Company and Private Ltd    
  • Tax Audit of various types of Companies and Partnership firms.
  • Led the Audit team during the last year of Articleship training for finalization Purposes.
  • Filed Income tax return of companies, firms and Sole proprietorship concerns.
  • Engaged in the Incorporation of the newly formed companies
  • Drafted Memorandum and Articles of the newly formed companies
  • Certification works
  • Internal Audit of various companies.

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The Syndicate shall be the chief executive body of the University and shall consist of the following members, namely:─Ex-officio Members[i] the Vice-Chancellor[(ii)]The Pro-Vice-Chancellor[(iii)]The Secretary to the Government, Higher Education Department or an Officer of the Higher Education Department not below the rank of a Deputy Secretary, nominated by him;[(iv)] The Secretary to Government, Finance Department or an Officer of the Finance Department not below the rank of Deputy Secretary to Government, nominated by him.



Name & Official Address

Name & Residential Address

Phone No. & E – mail address


Adv. K. Premkumar MLA


Legislative Assembly

Neyyar Block, MLA Hostel

Palayam, Trivandrum

695 033

Adv. K. Premkumar MLA

Kanhirathingal House,

Kulakkad PO,

Cherpulassery (via),

Palakkad – 679 503

E – mail:


Mob: 9446727557


Prof.  Thomas.K.Job

(Job Kattoor)

Professor (Rtd)

St. Joseph College


Prof. Thomas.K.Job

(Job Kattoor)

Kattoor House,

Devagiri Campus

Medical College PO

Calicut – 673 008

0495 2355866 (Res)

9447419209 (Mob)


Prof. S. Mohandas

Associate Professor (Rtd)

SSV College, Valayanchirangara

Prof. S. Mohandas

“Vaisakh”, Santhinagar,

House No. 8,

West Kadungallur PO

Aluva – 683 110

Ernakulam District

0484 2607697 (Res)

9447117697, 9447049907



Prof. D. Salimkumar

Professor (Rtd)

SNM College


Prof. D. Salimkumar

Ujjain, Vikas Nagar

Kadavanthra P.O

Pin – 682 020

Ernakulam District

9847322476 (Mob)




Dr. Bichu.X.Malayil

Director ,

Sree Sankaracharya

University of Sanskrit Regional Centre,

Thuravoor – 688 532

Dr. Bichu.X.Malayil

Malayil Gardens

Thathampilly PO

Pin – 688 013

Alappuzha District

9447794773 (Mob)


Dr. C.M. Manoj Kumar

Associate Professor

Sree Sankaracharya

University of Sanskrit,

Kalady – 683 574

9446065027 (Mob)



Prof. (Dr.) M. Manimohanan

Professor & Head,

Department of

Sanskrit Vyakarana ,

Sree Sankaracharya

University of Sanskrit,

Kalady – 683 574

9447685197 (Mob)


Dr. P.V. Ramankutty

Retired Principal &

Former HOD

Sree Neelakantha Government Sanskrit College, Pattambi

Dr. P.V Ramankutty

Puthanveettil (H)

Pallippuram PO

Pattambi – 679 305

Palakkad District

9447049261 (Mob)



Dr. Beena Issac


Centre for Philosophical Counselling

Department of Philosophy

University of Kerala

Dr. Beena Issac

Flat No. 6G

Sree Dhanya Homes

Planet X, Block B


Medical College PO


Pin – 695 011

9447586802 (Mob)



Dr. R. Sasidharan

Professor & HOD

Department of Hindi

Cochin University of Science & Technology

Dr. R. Sasidharan


Cochin University PO

Cochin – 682 022

9447052840 (Mob)


Dr. Sivadasan. P

Professor & HOD

Department of History

University of Calicut

Thenjipalam, Malappuram

Pin – 673 635

Dr. Sivadasan. P

MERA 110/1


Chalakkuzhy Road

Medical College PO


Pin – 695 011

9447101158 (Mob)


Dr.K. M. Anil

Professor & Director

School of Ezhuthachan Studies,

Thunchath Ezhuthachan Malayalam University, Vakkad, Tirur,

Malappuram – 676 502

Dr.K. M. Anil


Thenjipalam P.O.

Malappuram - 673636


Principal Secretary to Government

Higher Education Department

Government Secretariat

Thiruvananthapuram – 695 001

Principal Secretary to Government

Finance Department

Government Secretariat

Thiruvananthapuram – 695 001


A. Ex-officio Members
  1. Dr.Darmaraj Adatt, Vice Chancellor   
  2. Dr. K.S.Ravikumar,Pro vice chancellor 
  3. Secretary Higher Education Department   
  4. Secretary Finance Department
  5. Director of Public Instruction
  6. Director of Collegiate Education
B. Deans of Faculties
  1. Dr.V.R. Muraleedharan, Dean, Sanskrit Literature
  2. Dr. K. Yamuna, Dean, Sanskrit Grammer   
  3. Dr. K. Muthulekshmi, Dean, Indian Metaphysic
  4. Dr. K.G. Kumari, Dean, Indian logic 
  5. Dr. K.H.Subramanyan, Dean, Other Sanskrit Studies 
  6. Prof. P.K. Pokker, Dean, Indology 
  7. Dr.Shanti Nair,  Dean Indian Languages
  8. Dr. K.M. Krishnan, Dean Foreign Languages     
  9. Prof. Shivadasan P., Dean Arts and Social Science
  10. Dr. Prakash Kumar B., Dean, Science, Technology and Education-
C.The Heads of Departments
  1. Sanskrit Sahitya
  2. Sanskrit Vedanta
  3. Sanskrit Vyakarana
  4. Sanskrit Nyaya
  5. Sanskrit General 
  6. Ayurveda
  7. Hindi
  8. Malayalam
  9. Urdu
  10. English
  11. History
  12. Sociology
  13. Social work
  14. Physical Education
  15. Music
  16. Mohiniyattom
  17. Bharatanatyam
  18. Painting
  19. Psychology
  20. Geography
  21. Philosophy
  22. Theatre
  23. Arabic
  24. University Union Chairman
D. Members of the Syndicate (who are not otherwise members of Academic Council)
  1. Sri.T.V.Rajesh, MLA  
  2. Prof.S.Mohandas 
  3. Prof.Thomas K. Job 
  4. Dr.P.C.Muralee Madhavan 
  5. Dr.Nessy Daniel  
  6. Dr.S.Ramachandran Nair
  7. Dr.K H Subrahmanyan 
  8. Dr.Bichu  X Malayil.
  9. Dr.Babu Joseph   
  10. Dr. M Manimohanan
  11. Dr. C M Manojkumar
  12. Dr. D Salimkumar 
  13. Prof. R Indulal 
E. Elected Members
  1. Dr.Kiran A U,Faculty of Sanskrit Literature
  2. Dr.C H Styanarayana Faculty of Sanskrit Grammar 
  3. Smt.Saritha T P, Faculty of  Indian Logic 
  4. Dr.Geethamony Amma S Faculty of  Indian Metaphysics 
  5. Dr.Sunitha Gopalakrishnan, Faculty of  Indian Languages
  6. Dr.Babu Rajan P P,Faculty of  Foreign Languages 
  7. Dr.Unnikrishnan P Palliyani. ,Faculty of Arts and Social Scienc
  8. Dr.Lukose George. ,Faculty of Science, Technology and Education
Nominated Members- Eminent Scholars
  1. Dr.Baby Shari P A, Prof. Dept. Psychology University of Calicut
  2. Dr.Sivadasan S,Former Prof.Dept. of History, SSUS Kalady- 
  3. Dr. V K Vijayan Academic director, Kerala Kalamandalam 
  4. Dr.V.G.Gopalakrishnan(Hindi)-  
  5. Dr.D.Nirmaladevi, Former Professor,School of Ganhian Thought and Development Studies, Kottayam
Student Representatives
  1. Sujeesh G. (Research Student,Geography)-
  2. Athulya Raj.( Post Graduate Student,M A Sahitya)