Dr. Yajulu Medury is currently serving as the Director at Mahindra Ecole Centrale Hyderabad. He has a B.Tech Honours degree from IIT, Kharagpur and did his MS as well as Ph.D. in Engineering Mechanics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA. Before joining MEC, Dr. Medury was the Vice Chancellor of Bennett University at Greater Noida, U.P. While in Bennett University, Dr. Medury developed academic partnerships with Georgia Tech for Engineering, Johnson Business Cornell University for Management, Cornell Law School for Law, Babson College USA for Entrepreneurship and others.
In addition, between 2001 and 2003, Dr. Medury successfully established 3 Universities (2 State and 1 Deemed). Prior to that, he was the Vice Chancellor of Jaypee University of IT, Himachal Pradesh and Founding Vice-Chancellor of VIT University, Vellore. Immediately before that he was the Chairman & Managing Director of Educational Consultants of India Limited, a Public-Sector Undertaking of the Government of India.
He has proficiently held many senior positions in varied Companies/Institutes besides being Member of several Academic Committees/Governing Councils throughout his distinguished career. He has more than 40 publications to his credit which have been extensively circulated in national and international journals and conferences.