Dr. Jeppiaar, a man of success and a wide-angled ideologist is the chancellor of Sathyabama University.He is a leading educationist, industrialist, and philanthropist who has left an indelible mark in the field of politics under ex-Chief Minister Dr.M.G.Ramachandran's leadership. He is noted for thinking ahead of times and for his progressive plans that are unique combination of vision, effective management and the spirit of promoting technical education. He has dedicated himself completely for promoting technical education and to spread knowledge amongst the youth of India . He has also served as Chairman of Metro Water Board, Chennai and is serving as an Advocate in Chennai High Court. He is the President of the Tamil Nadu State Self-Financing Engineering Colleges Association and was a Member of the Legislative Council during late Dr. M.G.R's regime in Tamil Nadu.During period Jeppiaar was served as the chief whip of the Government of Tamil Nadu.
A multi faceted personality, he has defined long term social service plans such as a multi-specialty hospital for all groups of society, women care,education and multiple social awareness programs. His unique plans of providing food, transport and training for students in job oriented areas are being followed by many engineering colleges in the state. He has dedicated himself completely for promoting technical education and his mission is to contribute to the growth of engineering profession with quality, moral and professional standards through the students of his college. Currently he is serving as an Advocate at the Chennai High Court and is the President of the Tamil Nadu State Self-Financing Engineering Colleges association.He is a member of the association of SAARC Universities.The seeds he has sown have given birth to many organizations. His pursuit of excellence in the field of Technical Education has found its manifestation in the form of many institutions viz., To crown all he is an ideal humanitarian and a perfect patriot. As a multi faceted personality, he has clear long term social service plans such as a multi specialty hospital for all groups of society, women care education and multiple social awareness programs.