Vice Principal

Dr. M.H. Annaiah

B.E(Mech)., M.E(M/c Dn)., M.B.A., Ph.D., LMISTE


Dr M.H. Annaiah is at present Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Vice-Principal at Sapthagiri College of Engineering Bangalore, Karnataka.

A double Post Graduate in Engineering and Management Science and a Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering, Prof. M.H.Annaiah graduated in Mechancial Engineering from BMS college of Engineering Bangalore in 1975, Obtained Post Graduate Degree ME (Machine Design) from University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE) Bangalore in 1977, M.B.A (Marketing Management) from central college Bangalore and Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Andhra Pradesh.

A former Professor of Mechanical Engineering at M.S Ramaiah Institute of Technology (1978-2011). Dr M.H. Annaiah worked as Principal at Dr. Shivakumara Mahaswamy College of Engineering Bangalore (2016-2019), Professor and Head of the Departments of Automobile and Aeronautical Engineering, Acharya Institute of Technology Bangalore (2011-2016). He has 40 plus years of experience in Teaching and Research.
Dr M.H Annaiah has authored 5 text books which are very useful for students pursuing Engineering and 3 Text books namely, Computer Aided Engineering Drawing , Design of Machine Elements I , Design of Machine Elements II are VTU approved Text books. These books are also prescribed as Textbooks / Reference Books in many reputed Autonomous colleges / Universities and National Institutes in India and abroad. The other Text Books are Strength of Materials and Engineering Graphics.
Prof M.H Annaiah is guiding 6 Research Scholars in VTU Belagavi for their Ph.D program. He has guided hundreds of B.E and M.Tech students for their Project work. He has number of Research Publications in National and International Journals and a Reviewer for many National and International journals. Dr Annaiah has also delivered Guest/ Invited lectures in the subject Machine Design in many Engineering College in Bangalore. Dr Annaiah was invited to chair the session in Conferences and Workshops.


Dear Students, a hearty welcome to the portals of Sapthagiri College of Engineering established in the year 2001 by the great visionary and philanthropist Sri T.Giriyappa and Sri G.Dayanand run under the aegis of Srinivasa Educational and Charitable Trust Bangalore.

The college is affiliated to VTU Belagavi and approved by AICTE New Delhi. The main aim of college is to provide quality Technical Education to the budding Engineers and to make them Technically Competent and Globally Acceptable Engineers in their respective domains.

The college is located in the heart of Bangalore city amidst lush green, eco-friendly environment which is very conducive for learning and has excellent infrastructure. The college has a team of qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty and technical support staff, spacious and well ventilated class rooms, well equipped laboratories, State of the art Library and Information Centre exits. The Library and reading rooms are kept open from 8:30 AM – 8: PM on all working days. We have a separate Sports Complex headed by a senior qualified and trained Physical Education Director. The college conducts number sports tournaments and also encourage students interested in sports to participate in VTU, National and International Sports events. We have a separate Training and Placement centre headed by a senior Placement officer. The students are trained in their domains and render them employable. Number of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities is conducted every year in the college. The college has Hostel facilities for both Boys and Girls and the hostels are headed by senior Wardens.