Dr. B.V. Rao, our Chairman, is a living example of boundless commitment to teach with excellence and to see his students succeed. Dr. Rao excelled with top performances in all fields that he was associated with: as a student, as a leader of research team and as a faculty in the teaching profession. He did his Master of Science in Organic Chemistry from Andhra University, Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from IIT Madras and Ph.D. in Material Science from IIT Delhi.
He was the Principal Scientist with SPRC - a highly sophisticated research centre of a pioneer company, the J.K. Synthetics Ltd. He had for many years been an External Examiner for M.Tech., Ph.D. and Ph.D. (Tech.). He is a Technical Advisor and Consultant for many chemical manufacturing industries. His association with academic institutes, especially IITs of Chennai and Delhi, has invoked in him a fancy for teaching and has always lent his support to help aspiring students for IIT admission. He transformed this fancy into a reality by making teaching a profession.
It goes without saying that thousands of his students at Kota alone have been benefited and are successful in IIT-JEE. By his excellent teaching and guidance for the last several years he has shaped career of over 10,000 students successfully by enabling them to take berth in various IITs so far and the journey continues as a crusade.
Dr. B. V. Rao maintains his close relationship with chemical industry in his country and has been recognized by various organizations of repute for his excellence in research and leadership. He received several awards for his outstanding contributions in chemical industries including “Chairman’s audit for Quality award from J.K. Organization (1989)”, “Dr. Hari Om Ashram Award from ATIRA (1989)", ”Dr. H.C. Shrivastava Award from ATIRA (1989,1983,1996)”, “I.C.M.A. Award from Indian Chemical Manufacturing Association (1990)” and “N.R.D.C. Award from Government of India (1994)”. Dr. B.V. Rao has published more than 20 research papers in various professional Journals of International repute and he was granted 14 Patents to his credit.
Having transformed his fancy for teaching into a profession with a vision to enhance the success of every IIT-JEE aspirant, currently he has fully dedicated himself as a Professor of Chemistry and laid a strong foundation for the Rao IIT Academy as its Founder-Chairman.
He devotes optimum time to the class-room teaching in order to quench his passion for teaching. He believes, that teaching is not just a vocation for him but a life-time ambition to fulfill. He works tirelessly and tries to help students to mould their inborn intelligence of his students and he believes that everyone can achieve their goals, provided one gets right guidance, right direction to move on for the success in the competitive world.
Dr. B.V. Rao adds that in pursuance to help the students, a teacher must know clearly well the set goal of the students and the process of teaching be planned systematically. According to him, building strong concept of theories and application of concepts through practice by regular problem solving, setting the right strategies, giving assistance for proper time management and temperament control all through the preparation phase and the examination, frequent evaluation of the progress and taking corrective measures are considered vital since the ultimate parameter of a good teacher is the success of his students in the tough competition.