Dr. K. C. Samuel is a member of the Aeronautical Society of India, a licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer and an Associate Member of the Institute of Engineers & Technicians. He is also a private pilot license holder from the Madras Flying Club. He holds a Doctorate in Philosophy and Humanities Management.
He is a stalwart in the field of aircraft engineering bringing with him 48 years of experience in training aircraft engineers at ST Aerospace - Singapore, Malaysian Airlines - Kuala Lumpur and Emirates - Dubai. He is a Trainer approved by EASA and CAAS. Additionally he is a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer holding licenses with GCAA, EASA and CAAS to conduct Airbus A318, A319, A320, A321, Boeing 777-200/300 and Airbus A330-200/300 Aircraft Type Courses in B1 and B2 for LAEs. Approved by UAE GCAA to conduct Aircraft Type courses on Boeing 777-200/300/300ER/200LR/200F, Airbus A380-800, A330-200, A340-500, A340-300 courses for Engineers and Mechanics.
A postgraduate in Electronics & Communication Engineering having over a decade of experience in teaching, administrative and liaisoning with DTE Board, AICTE, Ministry of Education, Ministry of HRD, DGCA & Bengaluru North University. His rich experience in the entire gamut of College administration - his logical and critical thinking, ability to solve the problem efficiently, excellent communication skills and management abilities are his greatest strengths that helped him achieve a successful Deputy Director & Principal level position this early into his career. He is well versed with modern pedagogy, current educational practices, developing a student centric environment, maximizing learning experience and offering successive years of achievement in Students' career path.