Vijay Institute of Management
Approved by AICTE, NewDelhi - Affiliated to Anna University
Director / Principal
Dr. S. Thabasu Kannan
M.B.A , M.Phil (Management) , MCA, M.Phil (Computer Science) M.Tech, PhD.,
FIE (Fellowship in Insititute of Engineers) from Institute of Engineers India.
M.C.P (Microsoft Certified Professional) in VB.Net and ASP.Net.
Holder of 8 prestigious awards for academic and research excellence, Still active in research
and consultancy, Visited five countries, Taught in a state university and two overseas
universities, Working as Principal/director for Vijay Institute of Management, Dindigul since
August 2016; Worked as Director (Management representative) for Pannai group of
institutions for one year; Worked 5 years as Principal of Pannai College of Engineering and
Technology, Sivagangai, worked 15 years as Director of Sourashtra College, Madurai. Served
as Coordinator for Periyar University, Salem for 2 years and Bharathidasan University,
Trichy for 2 years. Served 10 years as consultant and 7 years as advisor for a trust.
Research Papers published in Journals : 59
Research Papers published in research book : 5
Research Papers published in conferences : 32
Books Published : 06
Special invited lectures delivered : 30
Special Programmes attended : 05
Seminar / conferences organized : 16
Grants received : 02 (UGC and DBT)
Teaching, and Evaluation related Activities
Act as Chief Superintend for Anna University Theory and Practical examinations from
November 2010 to May 2015 (Ten semesters).
Guiding for Ph.D research scholars in the domain of Information accessing.
Guided and awarded M.Phil degree for more than 125 Scholars of various Universities.
Guided and awarded M.E (CSe) degree for more than 25 Students of Anna University,
One of my research paper entitled “Effective and Efficient mining of data in Mobile
Computing” has been taken as reference article in the university of Washington Extension
course web 345.
My published research papers are indexed in various citations such as Annexure II,
SCOPUS, SCI, Thomson Reuters, DBLP, Bibtex, BibSonomy, PubZone, Sigmod & so on.
Acted as member of board of studies in Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai
Acted as a University Nominee for Fatima College (Aut), Madurai, from Jan 08- Feb11.
Acted as a University Nominee for American College (Aut), Madurai, from Dec03-Dec06.
Coordinator for the Periyar University, Salem (Madurai PCP) from Jun06 to May 08.
"The best way to predict the future is to create it"
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new"
"Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; Leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall"
"Leadership is a serving relationship that has the effect of facilitating human development"