Parthasarathi, G.

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Parthasarathi, G.
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28 April 1969-27 April 1974
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A journalist, a renowned cricketer, and a diplomat of repute who played key advisory roles over three decades, spanning the eras from Nehru to Rajiv Gandhi, Gopalaswami Parthasarathy became the first Vice-Chancellor of this University in 1969 and left an indelible mark as an educationist by helping this University flourish as a premier institution of inter-disciplinary studies and research. He founded the Indian Institute of Mass Communication and also served as the Chairman of the ICSSR.