Professor K.C.Reddy, a Doctorate in Economics; Taught Economics at Andhra University for over three decades; Acclaimed as a Teacher and Researcher par excellence by his students and peers; Authored many books and papers; Occupied several administrative positions like Director, Academic Staff College, and SAARC Studies Centre; Board of Management Member and Vice-Chancellor-in-charge at Andhra University; Chairman, A.P.State Council of Higher Education for two terms; Visiting Professor at Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, Georgia, U.S.A. As an education administrator, introduced many innovative measures in Higher Education; Provided Leadership as the Founder Vice-Chancellor of Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies; Also served as Chairman, Rajiv Yuva Kiranalu, a flagship Skill Development and Employment Programme of united A.P.Government during 2011-14 and instrumental in skill up gradation in providing employment to unemployed. Recipient of many awards and honours across India and abroad. To make a special mention – President’s Award for Innovation in Higher Education from Indian Science Congess; Hony. D.Litt. from Bleakinge Institute of Technology, Sweden.