Teaching and getting students future-ready is one of the most challenging and toughest jobs in today's world. Our teaching faculty members understand our philosophy and approach well. Having a vast experience in their relevant subjects, they bring in a lot of value addition to our integrated curriculum as well. Needless to say, Gatik's faculty members form the core pillars of our success.
Mr Rambabu Madasu, is a Quantitative Aptitude and Logical Reasoning faculty having more than 6 years of experience in this field. After completion of his Master Of Computer Application (MCA) , he worked in different Companies and Colleges as a freelance aptitude trainer before joining Gatik. His exceptional knowledge in Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude has helped him train thousands of students only on campus aptitude. His unique way of providing tips and shortcut methods prepares his students well to face any aptitude tests. Rambabu takes time and interest in solving and guiding students with difficulties and attends to individual queries. Well experienced in handling all companies’ written test questions, he provides a good support to learners with special needs and keeps them motivated.Rambabu is inspired by Gatik's vision and mission. He feels Gatik provides the best environment for teaching and hence happy to be part of Gatik's team. In his view, Gatik is one of the best colleges in Hyderabad (similar to a Business School).
Mr. BVN Sivakumar is a teaching professional in Commerce and Accountancy, having over 17 years of experience in teaching intermediate and plus two years for CBSE. He has a passion for teaching professional courses. In the past, he has taught CA- CPT and CA foundation level as well as intermediate level courses. Apart from classroom teaching , he provides real time experience to students by freelancing in teaching of accounting packages like Tally. He joined Gatik as the curriculum involves not only providing conceptual knowledge to the students but also provides practical orientation and providing other necessary skills for facing the heavily competitive environment. Gatik also involves training the students from the grass root level, keeping in mind that small class size ,conducted in spacious rooms, helps faculty concentrate on each students individualistic needs.
With 11 years of rich teaching experience in Mathematics for Intermediate students, Mr. Jayakanth follows a distinctive approach to make students understand the concepts of Mathematics and can bring a change in students who hate Maths. Very much approachable and friendly-natured person, students often find that learning Math is fun under his guidance. He is very passionate in teaching and problem solving, and works diligently with students to improve their applicable knowledge. Jayakanth is glad to be part of Gatik because of its unique teaching approach and strong emphasis on conceptual learning. He finds there is freedom of thought in teaching as well as learning at Gatik. He feels confident that in a span of 2 years at Gatik, students can build a career path of their choice and transform into well-rounded individuals.
An academician with 29 years of teaching and training experience and a demonstrated history of working in the education management industry in India and abroad, Ms. Vijayasree worked as an International Debate Coach and Judge. She also worked with organizations like Toastmasters, and Qatar Debates. Highly skilled in coaching, debating, organizational development, lesson planning and public speaking, Ms. Vijayasree is a certified verbal trainer for international admission tests like SAT, GRE and language proficiency assessments like ESOL examinations, TOEFL and IELTS. She co-authored a book “PlaceMentor” addressing all the key topics targeted in common competitive and placement examinations. As a soft skills and communication trainer, understanding the nuances of a learner and dispelling the fear of public speaking has been one of her key focus areas. She aims to facilitate an environment that supports stress free wholesome education that focuses on the holistic development of a learner.
The Gatik philosophy which boldly says ‘Have an enjoyable learning/growing experience where passion helps determine your profession’ caught my attention and made me pause and think. The ideology of the institution to make a difference in market and bolster the confidence of the commerce stream aspirants paving a way to their entrepreneurial career path is compelling.
With 4 years of teaching experience in Civics and Indian Polity, Satish had done MA in political science from HCU and is currently pursuing his PhD from the Centre for Economic and Social Studies. Though he looks quite calm and composed, his classes are highly charged and promising as he makes learning Civics very interesting for students. He has also worked in several research projects on child welfare and education. The motto of Gatik in strengthening students with holistic development has inspired and motivated him to join Gatik. He believes that education shouldn’t just confine to classroom learning, rather, it should give opportunity for students to experience real-life instances. Satish has complete confidence that Gatik provides the environment for students to experience this.
An absolute hardworking chemistry enthusiast lecturer, Mrs.K. Julie Veronica , energetic with dynamic approach to teaching has more than 20 years of teaching experience in india and abroad from 1997 to till date.
Having worked for St. Ann”s Junior college for a decade and Alphores Junior college for two years and Methodist Junior college for a year here In india and also in Alwadi International school Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for a decade as AS and A level chemistry lecturer , she has always been able to establish strong relationships with parents and students.
During her 10 year service in A.I.S ,she has received the credit for being a marvelous and motivational mentor for all her students who have gained world ranks in her subject, also during that course she has attended various workshops held by none other than “The Cambridge university”.
She has also been one of the faculty members for a coaching center which aims to help students crack competitive exams like IIT JEE (advanced) and JAM (chemistry).
Mrs Julie highly proficient in her own way to get students love and understand the very hard topics of chemistry , has joined Gatik to provide an environment of strong organizational , creative thinking skills and challenge the young minds to think out of the box.
An excellent student centric Teacher, Mr, SREENIVAS .T, is a popular mathematician well known for practical approach towards the subject. With an experience of more than 27 years, with leading institutes as a senior faculty in teaching Mathematics for training students in Entrance Examinations for IIT - JEE (Mains & Advanced), EAMCET,VIT,BITSAT etc.,
He is very particular about ensuring Comprehensive care & guidance to each and every student associated with him throughout the process of learning and helps in easy approach towards Mathematics. He is also well known for counselling the students till the last minute to establish a connect with the student being a mentor besides being a teacher.
An alumnus of Marathwada University, Mr. Hemanth comes with more than 24 years of experience in teaching and has trained students for various competitive exams such as JEE (Mains & advanced), BITSAT, EAMCET etc. Hemanth is a self-directed, enthusiastic educator with a passionate commitment to student development and learning experience. An active team member who effectively collaborates with all colleagues and establishes quality relationship with students, Hemanth is the right fit for Gatik’s teaching methodology. He is skilled in the design of challenging, enriching and innovative methods that address diverse needs of the students. This brings in the needed motivation for the students. He loves to teach physics in a fun way and relating each topic with real world examples or applications, which in turn helps students in understanding complex concepts in Physics. His teaching approach has helped many students to achieve their goals to join prestigious institutes like IIT, NIT, BITS, VITS and SRM. He is an active member He had also appeared as a guest on many live TV shows to discuss about the JEE paper.
Mr. Ramu Rao is a teaching professional in Economics, having over 12 years of experience in teaching various curriculum like CBSE, ICSE, IGCSE, and BIE. He has a passion for teaching professional courses. In the past, he has taught CA-CPT and CA foundation courses. Apart from classroom teaching, he provides real time experience to students. He joined Gatik as the curriculum involves not only providing conceptual knowledge to the students but also provides practical orientation and providing other necessary skills to be able to face the competitive environment.
An Alumnus of Hyderabad central university (HCU), Mr. Ashok comes with 22 years of experience in teaching and has trained students for various competitive exams such as JEE (mains, advanced) EAMCET, BITSAT, VITEEE. Very passionate in teaching Maths, Ashok makes learning Maths very interesting for students and helps them think analytically.
He is glad to be part of Gatik because of its unique teaching approach and strong emphasis on conceptual learning. For students, BYTC classes provide platform to tap their skills in art, soft skills (Debates, Elocutions etc) and develop leadership qualities and he is motivated by quote, ”Gatikians must not be job seekers but jobs creators”
Ronald Stephen Fernandes is the Founder & CEO of ‘Metamorphosis’. He joins Gatik to help our students reach their complete potential by guiding them through the modern-day challenges of adolescence. With the premise of effecting learning interventions with sustainable and quantifiable results, Ron aims at merging best practices from his various fields of experience and research into making ‘Learning’ what it really should be – relevant, applicable, cohesive, simple and fun! Using experiential, brain-based learning techniques and an interactive, engaging approach, Ron works closely with 100+ companies across India, the US and Australia. A Mental health professional, he employs the power of mindfulness, positive psychology and his expertise in personality dynamics to customize learning solutions for all his clients. Ron is the author of an e-book called ‘The 3 Cs of Growth’. He is working on his forthcoming book titled, ‘The Everyday Leader: Building the core foundations of Credibility, Visibility and Leadership.’
Mr.Manchikanti has worked as a trainer in French for Colleges like St. Ann’s, NALSAR, St. Francis and now GATIK.Teaching French as a language to young adults, he feels it is important to have forward thinking to better equip the new generation of Indians with the best learning platforms concerning life skills and international languages. This in turn facilitates a positive perspective towards other cultures. Adding this new dimension to the outlook of children, helps them in the future to embrace global diversity and have a better work-life experience overall. If he is not teaching French, you can be sure Prashant is either travelling or pursuing his passion of photographing Fine Arts.
Mr.Laxman is certified by Master Terence Lewis and is trained in dance styles like Hip-Hop, Semi-Classical, Jazz, Contemporary, Freestyle, Bollywood and more. He has worked with several of the top schools in Hyderabad over the last 6 year and we are lucky to have him work on a weekly basis with our students as well. He teaches them to get flexible with their bodies while getting a low intensity fun workout at the same time.
Suraj is the co-founder of Gradvine, a peer to peer mentorship firm looking to revolutionize the way people make career decisions. He is a Chemical engineer from CBIT in Hyderabad and an alumnus of Carnegie Mellon University where he pursued his Masters in Energy Science and Policy with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. Post completing his Masters, Suraj worked at the University of California, Berkeley, as an Energy Policy analyst working at the intersection of data science and energy policy, consulting for senior Senators’ staff and the Governor's office in the state of California. He went onto work at Itron, an energy consulting firm, as a Senior Energy Analyst working on advanced machine learning techniques as applied to the energy industry. Suraj loves interacting with high school and undergraduates from across the world and has been a part of multiple AI and Data Science bootcamps attempting to teach them the fundamentals of AI. He currently teaches at Gatik as the lead AI instructor, helping kids understand the fundamentals and drive innovation from an early age.
A Lawyer by qualification Ms. Pallavi has over 15 years of experience in the corporate field. She has been advising firms of all sizes – from start-ups to multinationals – in corporate laws. Responsible for regulatory compliances and adept at drafting and reviewing commercial agreements, company policies, ensuring legalities of commercial transactions and corporate governance procedures. Her immense passion towards the subject motivated her to venture into teaching and training eligible students for various entrance exams. Her practical experience in the legal field adds immense value while training students. She strongly deems that the opportunities or alternatives available to this generation are innumerable, and it is all about guiding them in the right direction and keeping them informed.
At Gatik, offering integrated courses and giving this next generation of legal professionals the option of making the right choice is a unique feature which attracted her towards the institution.
“Teachers are communicators throughout eternity. “
In her 23 years of experience as a teacher she has learnt some effective ways of facilitating the student in their learning endeavour, during these years of teaching she has developed a rich collection of strategies and tactics from which Mrs.Pokisha Mary pulls the exact strategy or tactic that will address a specific breakdown for a specific task, at the right moment. She has trained students for CSAT English for the nation’s toughest examination the “Civil Services Examination”.
Mrs.Mary’s Masters in Education has also helped her to understand Cognitive learning which will help the students to learn in a systematic and organized way. Her strength is to help students develop skills in creative writing by guiding them to appreciate prose, poetry, narratives and short stories and make them understand the nuances of different types of writing such as reports and essays. She prepares her English classroom activities in such a way that will nurture the students to acquire good comprehension skills, critical thinking and problem-solving skills which is very essential for cracking any competitive examination. Her greatest strength has always been her students – teacher and parent – teacher communication/counselling to find ways and means to extract the optimum from the students and have a lasting impact on their learning process.
Her goal is to make every student in her care fluent and confident users of English by enhancing their LSRW skills.
An alumni of Osmania University campus, Mr. Ganesh comes with a vast experience of 27 years in training students for IPE and IIT-JEE/NEET at various colleges in Hyderabad and Mangalore. Worked as a research fellow for 2 years in DST sponsored project entitled “High temperature superconductivity elastic studies”. He was selected for Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) in the year 1995, No.9/132(494)/95 – EMR-1, CSIR, Govt. of India, New Delhi. He has developed a “drive unit for a quartz composite oscillator for internal friction measurements” and a “High voltage pulse generator for ultrasonic applications” as part of his research.
Mr. Ganesh has a few publications to his credit in International Science Journals like Physica-C, The Netherlands and Journal of Alloys and compounds, Switzerland and has contributed to paper presentations in various conferences. In spite of all his achievements, his genuine smile and humbleness speak a lot about his personality.
With a Masters degree in Organic Chemistry and a specialization in Medicinal Chemistry, Mr. Naveen Goutham brings about 20 years of classroom teaching experience. With an unparalleled teaching experience in IPE curriculum, Naveen also possesses expertise in running programmes such as VITEEE, SRMJEE and other engineering entrance examinations. His work also involves content development, preparation of new question patterns such as assertion and reasoning, numerical and comprehension types. Naveen has authored the book “Fundamental concepts in Organic Chemistry” published by GBR publications, released in 2017.
Mr. Srinivas Rao is an International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Mathematics Certified Teacher who has got a mammoth experience in teaching IPE Mathematics Curriculum including IIT-JEE Mains and Advanced for the past 20 years. He strongly believes in conceptual teaching of subjects which can stay with the students throughout their life. Understanding every student's pulse of perception and mentoring them using practical applications of this subject, he explains every concept in easiest and interesting methods. He had achieved several laurels during his international educational career and had conducted several IBDP workshops in various countries. He is penning down an interesting Mathematical Book named "My Perceptions with Mathematics -Volume I" based on his journey through "Mathematics, The Number Game".
Mr. Murali Krishna comes with about 27 years of experience in teaching Intermediate students and competitive tracks for CA. Besides teaching Commerce students, Murali Krishna also handled administrative roles successfully and assisted in preparation of content for IPE and CPT/foundation materials. He had been instrumental in setting up commerce labs in both Junior and Degree Colleges. With his passion towards co-curricular activities, Murali Krishna had been actively involved in conducting business quizzes, business board room activities and group discussions.
Dr. Sastry has 25 years of teaching experience and 2 years of research experience. He has to his credit many publications in national and international journals. He also organized many national seminars and conferences. He is proficient in teaching Economics and other Management related subjects in various disciplines of studies. He is an expert motivator, mentor and guide to many students pursuing professional and vocational courses.
Mrs.A.Sujana has completed her master's and MPhil from the University of Hyderabad and cleared the UGC NET in 2005. Interned at IWMI, ICRISAT, she began her teaching career with a brief stint at the St.Francis degree College for Women and continued to teach at some of the most prestigious institutions within and outside Hyderabad . She worked at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavans Degree and Bhavans Aurobindo Junior College, SSSIHL, St.Pious X and possesses a teaching experience of 10 years. She has to her credit a teaching experience at the intermediate level, UG level and PG level. " Also possesses administrative experience working as a programme officer for the TISS Hyderabad and government conducted PMRDF programme.
An M.Phil in ELE (ENGLISH LANGUAGE EDUCATION) from the department of ELT(ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING), Lavanya comes with a total experience of 4 years in the field of teaching and was part of the study abroad program at Manya (Princeton Review), and taught IELTS for a year. Lavanya is quite motivated and ambitious and would like her students to appreciate and understand the importance of literature in our daily lives. She believes in a strong communication between a teacher and his/ her students and encourages her students to express their ideas verbally and through writing. Lavanya considers herself amiable, patient, flexible, and able to work independently as well as in a team. Earlier, she presented a paper on “Freud’s theory of personality development” in a conference at St. Joseph’s College. A dance and a sports enthusiast, Lavanya won prizes and medals at various dance competitions and a runner-up medal in badminton tournament at the University level.
A Gujarat University alumnus in LLB, Mr. Venkatachalam is an Insolvency professional with over 22 years of corporate experience in legal, secretarial, finance and costing departments. He has over 8 years of experience as a practicing company secretary handling a wide clientage ranging from small producer/private companies to large listed corporates across various industries.
Mr. Anand Reddy is a graduate from JNTU Hyderabad, Co-founder & CTO at Tericsoft. Anand brings in years of expertise in building algorithms and deploying multiple end-to-end AI solutions across industries - from developing AI platforms to automating model building process to developing end-to-end Face Recognition system for CCTV for live analysis while leading his team alongside
A firm believer of self-learning, Anand uses several tools such as Mnemonics and Mind Maps to articulate his vision in the best portrayable form and has successfully used these tricks and trades to build a strong foundation for his team at Tericsoft. This has made him an excellent mentor in the field of Software Development and AI.
When the tech mask comes (if ever, as it may), he also holds the hat of being an FIDE rated chess player, having represented at commonwealth games only validating further his strong intellectual abilities.