Faculty Profile – Dr. Sanat Kumar Patro



[Principal, Roland Institute of Technology, Surya Vihar, Berhampur - 761008]



Dr. Sanat Kumar Patro is an experienced and highly qualified professional in the field of Electrical Engineering. With a strong educational background and a wealth of expertise, Dr. Patro brings a valuable blend of academic excellence and practical knowledge to his role as the Principal at RIT.

Dr. Patro completed his Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree in Electrical Engineering from Biju Patnaik University of Technology, where he consistently demonstrated exceptional academic performance and a strong passion for learning. Building upon this foundation, he pursued a Master of Technology (M.Tech) degree in Electrical Power System, further deepening his technical knowledge and honing his expertise in the subject.

Driven by a thirst for knowledge and a desire to make significant contributions to the field, Dr. Patro embarked on a journey to pursue a PhD in Performance Investigation of Photovoltaic Systems Under Partial Shading Conditions. He successfully defended his doctoral thesis at IIT ROORKEE in 2021, making valuable contributions to the existing body of knowledge in his field.

Throughout his academic journey, Dr. Patro has actively engaged in research and scholarship, publishing numerous research articles in prestigious journals and presenting his findings at national and international conferences. This commitment to research not only showcases his expertise but also highlights his dedication to staying at the forefront of advancements in his field.

In addition to his strong academic background, Dr. Patro brings a wealth of teaching and administrative experience to his role as the Principal. He has previously held teaching positions at esteemed institutions, where he designed and delivered courses, mentored students, and managed academic programs. His years of experience in academia have given him a deep understanding of the education landscape and a keen sense of how to foster a dynamic and inclusive learning environment.

As the Principal at Roland Institute of Technology, Dr. Patro is dedicated to promoting excellence in education, prioritizing student success, and fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration. He strongly believes in the transformative power of education and is committed to providing an enriching and empowering experience for the students of Roland Institute of Technology.

With his B.Tech, M.Tech, and Ph.D. education details, combined with his teaching and administrative experience, Dr. Patro is a visionary leader who is poised to spearhead the development and growth of Roland Institute of Technology, ensuring that it remains at the forefront of academic excellence and innovation.