Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences is headed by Dr. K. Balaji, who obtained his B.Pharm & M.Pharm from Kakatiya University. He awarded with Senior Research Fellowship during Ph.D. form Department of Biotechnology (DBT), New Delhi and also Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) during M.Pharm from University Grant Commission (UG.C), New Delhi.
He obtained Ph.D degree from Kakatiya University in 2001. He has 23 years of professional experience which include Teaching experience and Research experience.
He worked as Worked as Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs), AIMST University, Bedong, Malaysia. He published 31 research papers in National and International Journals to his credit. He is life member of IPA , APTI & Indian Society of Pharmacognosy . Under his guidance one scholar was awarded with Ph. D, and 30 students were awarded with M. Pharmacy. Right now, he is guiding 4 research scholars for Ph.D and 6 students for M.Pharm projects.