Major Dr.V.A Narayan is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at CMR College of Engineering & Technology. He obtained his B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University in 1994 and M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from Osmania University in 2004.He obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering on Topic: ”Detecting Near Duplicates for Web Documents” from JNTU Hyderabad in 2014. He worked as a Commissioned Officer for Indian Army from 1994 to 2005. He is involved in teaching and research in the areas of Data Mining, Web Mining and Database Management Systems. He has supervised, more than hundred B.Tech. and M.Tech students and published 16 conference and journal papers. He organized and attended various workshops, Seminars and international conferences. He has given various lectures and seminars in his research area.
At CMR College of Engineering & Technology Hyderabad, he has held many administrative positions including Head (CSE department) (2006-2009), Course Director & Head (Ist Year) (2009-2014) and Dean Academics (CMRCET) (2014-2016) and since on Nov 2016 as Principal.