1985 batch alumnus Mr. Ajay Gupta has created the Prof. Kishan and Pramila Gupta Chair at the institute. The chair seeks to promote excellence and leadership in teaching and research and development in any of the fields within Science and Engineering.
The primary selection criteria for the chair will be an excellent teaching profile and an international level of quality of research in any field of Science and Engineering.
Mr. Gupta is currently the Senior Partner, Healthcare at Mckinsey and Company. He was also the Location Manager, Wireless Services at Schlumberger.