Dr Arun Kumar Parayatham is a Resource Principal Mentor and Associate Dean (Academics) at Consortium Institutions of Higher Learning, Hyderabad. He holds a Master of Technology degree in Computer Science from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad and a Ph.D. in Mathematics from University of Hyderabad. He was awarded the prestigious National Board for Higher Mathematics, Department of Atomic Energy, Govt of India, Research Award for his Ph.D. program, and Post-Doctoral research at University of Hyderabad.
He has more than two decades of experience in teaching and mentoring students at various institutions, including University of Hyderabad and MSIT Division, IIIT Hyderabad. He brings the best content available and motivates students to achieve international standards by assimilating knowledge and technology coupled with excellent problem-solving skills hands-on. He is passionate about collaborating with industry and expose students to the industry environment early and work on finding solutions to challenging problems. He started offering Data Science Specialisation way back in 2011 and trained more than 300 students in Data Science. He is working on projects for developing AI tools like engaging students, continuous monitoring and guiding students, automated evaluation, and helping students to do their best in online education.