Dr. Joseph O.A is the Principal of College of Engineering, Vadakara, a prestigious Institute rated consistently among top institutions under CAPE. Dr.Joseph O.A completed Mechanical Engg. from NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad and did his post graduation in Industrial Engg & Management and PhD. from National Institute of Technology, Calicut in Industrial Engg. He also has a MBA in Operations Management from IGNOU New Delhi.