Shri B.R. Babu, I.A.S.
Tel (Office):   0413-2655179
Fax :            0413-2655734
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Shri B.R. Babu has taken over charge as Registrar of Pondicherry University with effect from 14th July 2017.

Shri B.R. Babu belongs to the Indian Administrative Service of AGMUT Cadre. A Post-graduate in Economics from the University of Mysore and Tourism Management from the International School of Tourism Sciences, Rome, Italy.  


He has worked in the Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore in Applied Economic Research for four and a half years before joining the Civil Service. Has taught Tourism Management in the Centre for Tourism Studies, Pondicherry Central University as a Guest faculty for seven years.


As a Civil Servant, he has worked in Regulatory, Developmental and Welfare assignments in the Government and also in Public Sector undertakings, Co-operatives and Local Bodies. 


Worked as Secretary to the Government of Puducherry for the Department of Health, Tourism, Culture, Science and Technology and Secretary, Rural Development and Panchayat Raj in the Government of Arunachal Pradesh.


Specialized in Tourism Management, Public Sector Undertakings, Textiles Management, Health Education, Rural Development and Panchayat Raj. 


Has been awarded Arunachal Pradesh State award with a Gold Medal and citation during the year 2015 for distinguished work in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj.


Hobbies – Tennis, Badminton, Cricket and Reading