Principal Desk

Dr. Venkatesh B Devaru

(MSc., PhD., MBA)
Contact: 08532-240286

Principal & Associate Professor in Physics
Date of Joining: 20-07-1987

Solid State Physics

Participation in Seminar & symposia etc
Six National Seminar
One International Seminar
Eleven International Papers


Faculty program
One Orientation Course
Three Refresher Course

Academic Memberships
Life Member of Indian Liquid CrystalSociety
Life Member of National CrystallographicAssociation
Life Member of Indian Physics Teachers Association
Life Member of Karnataka Rajya Vigyan Parishad

Welcome to Laxmi Venkatesh Desai College, Raichur.

It is an honour and privilege to be the Principal of LVD College. Since it’s establishment in 1954; it has grown steadily from strength-to-strength and is known for its academic excellence. It is one of the leading Colleges in the city and entire Kalyana Karnataka Region, which stands for its excellence, eminence and exuberance and continues to raise the bar and set the highest standards. We offer opportunities in learning and are committed for providing the best learning experience for all our students. The college relentlessly strives to maintain academic excellence and at the same time encourages students to participate in various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities proving it to be a benchmark for holistic education.

Our teaching faculty is the best that can be found in the area in terms of their dedication and commitment to the students. We disseminate knowledge to the students with the help of well-qualified, highly dedicated members of the faculty, a state-of-art library, and well-equipped labs along with an audio-visual room. The amiable environment nurtures creativity, passion, resilience, and leadership among students and molds them into being Versatile and Wholesome.
The alumni of the College have done exceedingly well in all spheres of life, both at the national and the international levels, and have brought name and fame for themselves as well as to their alma mater. The College takes pride in its achievements.
I invite you to embark on a lifetime partnership with our College and warmly welcome those aspiring to be leaders in their chosen fields/areas to come and join us to explore and experience the joy of learning and innovation. I extend my best wishes for a bright and prosperous future to all our students