Interview by Yash Panchal


Mr. BP Padala is currently working as the Chairman of ROOTS Collegium, Hyderabad. He is a sort of leader who believes in leading from the front.

Education industry experience

I have been in this industry for the last 27 years and the platform to mould and nurture young minds excites me.

Challenges to deal with

lot. Govt regulations and the overall social ecosystem that works against the building of a center of excellence.

The curriculum of ROOTS Collegium

Apart from the standard curriculum of the university, ROOTS had designed its own supplementary curriculum to make the education more exciting and employable.

Goals in mind for ROOTS Collegium

To elevate up to the university, specifically in liberal arts.

Ensuring quality education

By constant upgradation of the curriculum, high-quality faculty and moving towards case study /project-based learning.

Friendly relation with the students

My relationship with students is always friendly and empathetic towards their aspirations

Growth through placement opportunities

Placements are one of the successful mantras of any institution. ROOTS is no exception. Having achieved 100% placements, now we are moving into high growth areas.

Leadership philosophy

A leader should lead, come what may. My leadership style at best is leading from the front.

Suggestions for the current youth and the aspiring students

If you suffer from the pain of discipline, later you suffer the regret of failure.