Prof. G Krishnamurthy

Faculty G Krishnamurthy - NIIT University




Computer Science and Engineering


B.Tech (IIT-Kanpur), Post-Graduate Diploma In Management (IIM-Calcutta)
Teaching Field: Computer Science/ Management

Teaching Field:

Computer Science/ Management


Has approximately 34 years of industry experience in IT, both in development and quality functions; has been Country Head of an IT Research unit for 2 years

Research Areas:

Database Management Systems (DBMS), Cloud Technologies, Security, Analytics

Research Focus:

Security, DBMS

Consulting Area:


Other Interests:

History and Sociology



G. Krishnamurthy completed his B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT-Kanpur and his Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) from IIM-Calcutta. He was involved in setting up the Computer-Aided Management Centre at IIM-Calcutta and was also involved in teaching various Systems courses, such as MIS, Systems Analysis and Design, Operating Systems and DBMS. Subsequently, he worked in NIIT for 10 years in various areas including training, consulting, software development, and learning software development. He has also been involved in development of software products and network security devices. He has held the post of Country Head in his last assignment at Springboard Research, where he was on the top management team of the organization. He has been operating as an independent consultant for the last one year. He is now a Visiting Faculty at NIIT University, and is currently teaching a course on “IT For Managers”.