Vidya has a new Principal. Dr Saji C B, a person with profound knowledge of and several years of experience in academic administration, has taken over charge as Principal of the College on 04 July 2018. Dr Sudha Balagopalan, the incumbent Principal, stepped down as Principal on the same day to take over charge as Dean Academics of the College. Before joining Vidya family as Principal, Dr Saji has been serving Sree Narayana Gurukulam College of Engineering, Kolenchery, as its Principal since July 2013.
After graduating in mechanical engineering from Mar Athanasius College of Engineering, Kothamangalam, Dr Saji did his M Tech at TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, and took PhD from IIT Madras.
Meeting with Heads of Departments
Immediately after taking over as Principal, Dr Saji called a meeting of the Heads of all Departments – academic and non-academic – and key functionaries of VICT to familiarise himself with the current working ambience of of the College. He elicited comments from every participant and talked about his vision for the institution and exhorted everybody to work in tandem in furtherance of the goals, aspirations and visions of the founders of the College.