Sri M. N. Raju
About Sri. M. N. Raju
The dawn of August 15, 1974 not only welcomed the 27th anniversary of Indian independence but also marked the beginning of a new chapter in the annals of education in the state of Telangana. This eventful day saw the forming of MNR Educational Trust, founded by Sri. M.N. Raju, Chairman of MNR Educational Group, who conceived the idea of network of MNR institutions for a broader cause. Sri M N Raju is a great visionary and could think ahead of his times always. He is the guiding and motivating force that inspires the dedicated staff members and the ever growing number of the student community. The philosophy of Sri M.N. Raju reminds everyone of the preaching of Swami Vivekananda that one should always pray God for two things only, the first one Health and the second one Courage to face any kind of challenge and turbulent time in one’s life. Undoubtedly, he believes, the Courage comes from Education. The rich and varied experience of Sri M N Raju has helped the group to evolve a unique student-centric teaching approach, which transforms the students into competent future professionals and lead a successful career.
Starting with a tiny School in 1974 in Hyderabad, its journey has been marvelous in the last five decades with the establishment of several successful Day and Residential Schools, Junior Colleges, Graduation and Post-Graduation Colleges and other Professional Colleges in Hyderabad, Mumbai and UAE. The Trust is well known for its tenacity and contribution to the society through quality education leading the students to the more meaningful goals of life with responsible public engagement and economic independence. In all these years, MNR Educational group with Sri M N Raju as the Chairman at the helm of affairs and with visionary support from Mr M S Ravi Varma, Vice-Chairman, has made an outstanding contribution to the education sector. The MNR Group of Institutions having started its revolution in education with a school in 1974, has now become a synonymous for quality education with 72 institutions imparting education from "K. G to P. G" and is one of the rapidly developing educational groups in India offering diversified courses. More than 42,000 students are pursuing their educational careers at MNR, making it a premier educational group in the country.
The MNR University (MNRU) is the result of the dedicated efforts with commitment and values in quality higher education which have been the strengths of the MNRET for all these years. The MNRU with its strong Foundation built up by the MNRET is now all set to become a 21st Century world-class overall higher education and skill capabilities provider to meet the Global challenges
Awards Conferred on Sri M N Raju
Best Teacher Award – 1972
Best Management Award 4 times since 1981
ANR Life Time Achievement Award – 2012
ANR The Eminent Educationist Award – 2014
Outstanding Educational Achievement Award – 2014 from International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England for Enriching Lives through Education.
Eminent Educationist from The Indus Foundation Inc, New Jersey, USA.
The Books Written and Got Published
Two Billion Heartbeats
Two Billion Heartbeats of a Question
Educational Promotion Society of India (EPSI), New Delhi.