Our Faculty

Dr.Vijaya Rudraraju – Professor and Principal

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Dr.Vijaya Rudraraju, a post graduate in Business Administration holds a Doctorate in Women Entrepreneurship.  She has a teaching experience of more than two and half decades including international teaching in King Saud University (AACSB Accredited), Riyadh as a Professor.

With an administrative experience of more than 15 years as the head of Management Colleges, she has taken charge of Apollo Institute of Hospital Administration as the Principal. With extensive research experience she has published many research articles in both domestic and International journals. Under her able guidance 3 M Phils and 2 PhDs were awarded so far. She has organised many workshops and seminars on contemporary issues in Management. She has been a coordinator for many events, Management meets and Entrepreneurship Development Programs all throughout her career. She took part in many national and international Seminars, Conferences, Workshops and Faculty Development Programs both as participant and a Panel Speaker.

With a lot of commitment and dedication she is driven to leave no stone unturned in the process of moulding students into thorough professionals and better citizens of tomorrow.

Dr. M.Krishna Kartheek - Assistant Professor and Placement Officer

He has done Ph.D & P.G in M.B.A with specialization of Marketing & Finance Management from Andhra University (Campus), Visakhapatnam and Graduation in B-Tech (Mechanical Engineering) from R.V.R & J.C College of Engineering (affiliated to A.N.U). He also underwent “In-Plant Training” on Materials and Operations Management for a period of two months in RINL (Vizag Steel Plant, Visakhapatnam) and for another two months in BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited). He is working with this institute from 10 years onwards as Assistant Professor and his areas of specialization include Information Technology, Hospital Operations Management, Strategic Management, Services Marketing, Tourism Marketing and Quality Management in Healthcare. Parallelly, he organizes visits to various types of hospitals to impart practical hospital exposure for our young and dynamic upcoming hospital administrators. Also he organizes various industrial trainings and workshops and is working as Placement Officer from past 3 years where he successfully placed hundreds of students in various sectors of health care industry.

Dr. A. Girija – Associate Professor

Dr. A. Girija is presently working as Associate Professor in this institute. She has 2 years of industry experience and 11 years of teaching experience. She was awarded with Ph.D Degree from Osmania University is the year 2014. She has done her M.Phil (Hospital &Health Systems Management) from BITS, Pilani. Her areas of interest are Operations Research Hospital Planning, Hospital operation & Facility management, Statistics. She has published several papers and participated in various National Seminars.

A.V.Ayyapu Reddy – Assistant Professor

Mr. A.V. Ayyapu Reddy is Associated with this institute as Assistant Professor since April 2014. He did his Masters in Commerce (M.Com) and also acquired M. Phil degree in Commerce. He has 40 years of teaching experience and served in different capacities as Vice- Principal, Placement Officer. NAAC Co-ordinator etc. He also did Diploma in Distance Education (DDE) from IGNOU, New Delhi. He has presented several paper in National Seminars and Conferences.

Mrs. Purnima Naraayan – Assistant Professor

Mrs. Purnima Naraayan is presently working as Assistant Professor. She has done her M.Sc in Microbiology and MBA (HHCM). She has 2 years of research experience at C.F.T.R.I, Mysore and 4 years of teaching experience at AIHA. She has qualified Telangana State Eligibility Test in Management and enrolled for Ph.D Degree. Her areas of interest are Hospital Financial Management, Health insurance, Medical tourism and Health Care Laws. She has published several Papers and participated in various National Seminars.

Dr. Preeti Nair – Assistant Professor

Dr. Preeti Nair P.G. in MBA(HHCM) from Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University(AIHCM; Campus), Hyderabad. She Completed her Graduation, Bachelors of Physiotherapy from G.S. Medical College. Mumbai. She worked with Bombay Hospital, Mumbai as Neuro – Physiotherapist.  She also worked as a consultant Physiotherapist M.G.M Hospital, Mumbai Has attended several National conferences and Faculty Development Prorgrammes. She has guided a number of students for their dissertation. Her area of Specialaltion is Business Communication, Information Systems, Marketing Management and Equipment Technology Management

Mrs. Reavathi S.N.L. Nadam – Assistant Professor

Mrs. Reavathi S.N.L. Nadam, is presently working as Assistant Professor since 2016. She is a graduate in nursing and holds a post graduate degree in MBA(HR & Finance). She has about 5 years of teaching cum hospital experience. She is pursing Ph.D in Business Management from Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University. Her areas of interest are Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship &Consultancy Management, Health Care Laws and Ethics, Supply Chain, Logistics & Material Management, Organizational &  Behavior, Patient Care Management. She has participated in various National Seminars and conferences.


Ms. Sangita Reddy B.Sc. MHA (USA)

She is the Executive Director of Apollo Hospitals,
Hyderabad. Qualified and trained in Hospital Administration in USA, she has guided this Institute since its inception.

Dr. K. Hariprasad M.D.

He is the CEO of Apollo Hospital Central Region

Dr. K. Prabhakar Ph.D.

He is the Chief Learning Officer Apollo Hospitals Educational & Research Foundation (Apollo Group).

Shri. T. Karunakar M.S.W.

He is the Vice-President HR, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad

Shri. G. Dasaratha Rama Reddy

He is the Senior General Manager (Finance & Accounts) Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad.

Dr. Madhavi Prasad MBBS, MHM

She is the Deputy General Manager- Operations, Apollo Gleneagles PET-CT Centre, Hyderabad.

Mr. Gaurav Loria MHM

He is the Head of Quality Department, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad.

Dr. M. Habeeb Ghatala B.Sc., M.S., Ph.D., MHA

He is the Dean of Apollo Hospital Education and Research Foundation (AHERF). A graduate College of Agriculture, Osmania University, he did his M.S., Ph.D., and postdoctoral studies in Extension/Continuing/Distance Education and Sociology at Kasas State University and the University of Wisconsin. His postdoctoral MHA is from Texas Woman’s University. During his 46 years in the U.S. prior to joining AHERF, he was Professor of Sociology and taught courses in Hospital Administration. He was Vice President of Human Resources in health care systems, lectured internationally, and travelled widely. He is the author of over 60 articles, book chapters, reviews and government reports.

Mr. Subramanyam

Mr. Subramanyam He is the CEO for Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad and worked in different capacities as COO and VP Operations.

  • Dr. Dilip Mathai, Dean, Professor, General Medicine, AIMSR

  • Dr. Surender Reddy, Professor, Forensic Medicine, AIMSR

  • Dr. M. Prashanth, Associate Professor, Forensic Medicine, AIMSR

  • Dr. C.V.H.S Sai Ram, Professor, Community Medicine, AIMSR

  • Soma Das, Head, Quality Dept. Apollo hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad

  • David Manne – EHR, Optimization services and Products, Director, ATOS

  • Rashmi Yadav – Head and Manager, Quality Assurance Cell, AIMSR

  • Anshu Bhargava – Consultant, Quality process and Training, LVPEI

  • Dr. B. Anil Kumar – Medical Director, VP (Clinical Services), Max Vision Hospitals

  • Dr. K. Kamalakar – Head-Quality, NABH Consultant, Premier Hospitals

  • Dr. Dayakar Thota, Medical Director, Ramdevrao Hospital, Hyderabad

  • Dr. G.V.R.K Acharyulu – Professor, School of Management Studies, University of Hyderabad.

  • Prof. A. Sudhakar – Professor, Dept. of Commerce, Dr. BRAOU

  • Prof. Y. Kiranmayee – Professor, Dept of Business Management, Dr. BRAOU

  • Mr. Pavan Kumar – Quality Manager, HCG Cancer Hospitals

  • Dr. Symphony – Reliance General Insurance

  • Dr. Priyadarshini – Head, Quality Department, Star Hospitals, Hyderabad.

  • Dr. Ravi Santhosh – Manager Claims, Reliance General Insurance

  • Ch. Venkatrami Reddy – Manager, Apollo Home Care

  • Dr. Sibasis Hense – Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health, Central University of Kerala