Mission Group on Higher Education Policy

Objective is to evolve a vision for state's higher education to ensure quality, access and social equity.


* NEW >> Report on Higher Education Vision 2020 as submitted by Karnataka Jnana Aayoga Mission Group on Higher Education Policy"



  • Sri. T.V. Mohandas Pai, Member, KJA

  • Chairman
    MEMG International India Ltd., Bangalore.


  • Prof. Sundar Sarukkai, Member, KJA
  • Director
    Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities
    Manipal University, Manipal.


  1. Principal Secretary

  2. Department of Higher Education

    Government of Karnataka.

  3. Executive Director
  4. Karnataka State Council for Higher Education
    Government of Karnataka.

  5. Prof. K.R.S. Murthy, Member, KJA
  6. Former Director
    Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore.

  7. Prof. H.A. Ranganath
  8. Director
    National Assessment and Accreditation Council, Bangalore.

  9. Prof. Meena Rajiv Chandawarkar
  10. Vice-Chancellor
    Karnataka State Women's University, Bijapur.

  11. Prof. Shivashankara Murthy .T.C
  12. Vice Chancellor
    Mangalore University
    Mangalagangotri, Mangalore.

  13. Dr. Srinivas S Balli,
  14. Professor of Mechanical Engineering
    Head Training and Placement Cell
    Basaveshwara Engineering College, Bagalkote.

  15. Dr. A.R. Koppalakar
  16. Principal
    HKE Degree College
    Chittapur, Gulbarga.

  17. Dr. Manasa Nagabhushanam
  18. Chief Executive Officer and Lead Researcher
    Analyze Research, Bangalore.

  19. Dr. Anitha Kurup
  20. Professor-School of Social Sciences
    National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bangalore.


  • Dr. Padmavathi. B.S.