Our Secretary

″Dr. N. Vajrakumar ″

Dr. N. Vajrakumar is the Secretary of the Janata Shikshana Samiti, Dharwad. Since assuming charge in 1973, he has taken the JSS to great heights. Though the JSS was started way back in 1944, it passed through rough waters and faced financial crises also. It was then that prof. Vajrakumar burst on the scene and he was the godsend. He rejuvenated an ailing institution from the depth of despair, and transformed it into a top performing premier organization and front runner in Hubli-Dharwad.

     Dr. N. Vajrakumar had an humble beginning in Nandikur, Udupi Taluk. After his M.A from Pune University he served in MGM College, Udupi before entering Dharwad. He served in JSS as Principal and also took charge as secretary of Janata Shikshana Samiti In 1973. He was the instrumental in bringing the JSS under the protective ‘umbrella’ of the SDM group. The ‘thinking educationist’ in him started development process in phased manner. One by One , new collages were opened in different disciplines like, Arts, Science, Commerce, Education, Engineering and management.

     With the blessings of Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade, Dr. N. Vajrakumar has been the main force in establishing Engineering College, Dental College, Medical College and Hospitals under the SDM Group.



  1. NAAC 'A' Grade Re-Accreditation with 3.15 marks
  2. JSS College Dharwad - Dharwad Youth Festival 2017