Director

Prof.(Dr.) Gopal Mugeraya
B.Tech, M.Tech, PhD(IISc)

Director, NIT Goa  
Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa - 403401
Phone : +91-0832-2404200/222
Mobile : +91 - 09834415903 |+91 - 7410789406
E-mail : director@nitgoa.ac.in
Dr. Gopal Mugeraya obtained his B.Tech & M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from NITK Surathkal and his Ph.D from Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore.

Further, he obtained his post-doctoral experience from the University of California Riverside, USA. 

He served at NITK Surathkal for 25 years as a Professor and Dean.

Prof. Mugeraya has guided 10 Ph.D. Thesis and guided 187 M.Tech thesis. He also published 112 international journals in the area of Chemical Engineering.

He has the privilege of serving as Visiting Professor at Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Monash University, Australia & CPSC, Manila.

He also served as an Advisor to AICTE & Chairman, Technical Advisory Committee of pollution Control Board of Karnataka.

He served as the Director of NIT Agartala for four and half years and also Director additional charge of NIT Mizoram. Presently, he is serving as a Director of NIT Goa since August, 2017.

Dr. Gopal Mugeraya has a special privilege as one of the Technical Experts accompanying the President of India during his official tour to China last May 2016.

He was also attended the BRICS Energy conference 2018 at Moscow.

He also an elected council member of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers.

Presently he is in a major task of building the new campus of NIT Goa at Cuncolim, South-Goa.