Governing Council

The Governing Council is the executive body of the Institute and conducts the administration and management of the Institute. Its members hold office for five-year term. Present members of the Governing Council of the Raman Research Institute, from 1 November 2021 to 31 October 2026, are:

Shri. Kiran Kumar (Chair)
Former Chairman, ISRO
ISRO HQ., Antariksh Bhavan
New BEL Road
Bengaluru 560 094

Dr. K. Kasturirangan
Honorary Distinguished Advisor, ISRO
Raman Research Institute
Bengaluru 560 080

Prof. Vijay P Bhatkar
Chancellor of Nalanda University
Chairman of ETH Research Lab
National President of Vijnan Bharati
Bavdhan, Off Mumbai-Bengaluru Bypass
Pune - 411021

Prof. Annapurni Subramaniam
Director, Indian Institute of Astrophysics
2nd Block,100 Feet Road, Koramangala
Bengaluru – 560034

Prof. Rupamanjari Ghosh
Former Vice-Chancellor
Shiv Nadar University
Dadri, Gautam Buddha Nagar
Uttar Pradesh - 201 314

Dr. Srivari Chandrasekhar
Secretary
Department of Science & Technology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Technology Bhavan, New Mehrauli Road
New Delhi - 110 016

Shri. Vishvajit Sahay
Additional Secretary & Financial Adviser
Department of Science & Technology
Ministry of Science & Technology
Technology Bhavan, New Mehrauli Road
New Delhi - 110 016

Prof. Tarun Souradeep (Ex-Officio Member)
Director
Raman Research Institute
Bangalore 560 080