Star of Mysore Education Fair

The main purpose of an education fair is to contribute to the field of education with concrete objectives such as creating a meeting point for students and educational institutions, providing opportunities for prospective students to interact and receive valuable information about educational opportunities. Also, it gives a platform for institutions to gather the best talent.
Mysuru, the cultural capital of Karnataka, is not only an educational hub but also a home to many research institutions and industries like Central Food Technology Research Institute), Defence Food Research Laboratory, Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute and Rare Earth Metal Plant, Silk Factory, Sandalwood Oil Factory and Railway Workshop. Even IT giants like Infosys, Wipro and L&T have their presence.
“Star of Mysore Education Fair” is an attempt to showcase the conducive learning ecosystem of Mysuru. It is an opportunity for institutions to showcase their academic activities, infrastructure and facilities before an eager and robust market of a large and potential student population in South Karnataka region comprising Mysuru, Mandya, Hassan, Chamarajanagar and Kodagu Districts.
This is a platform for education institutions to reach out cost-effectively to large pool of potential students under all categories. The Fair is the one-stop solution for all education needs and its core activity lies in assisting students to make the right choice with regard to pursuing education.
“Star of Mysore Education Fair” is a highly anticipated, well-branded and publicised event in the education history of Mysuru. The value derived from the fair will be of immense importance to educational institutions.
Educational institutions interested in participating in the fair may contact us to know more about getting involved in this event. The event will be conducted from Feb. 8 to 10 at Maharaja Grounds, Mysuru.

Mysore’s favourite and largest circulated English evening daily Star of Mysore has kept the citizens of Mysore informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 38 years Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysorean’s reach for every evening for the happenings in Mysore city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysore city – like Eves Star, Star Cultural Scene, Star Sports, Star Business & Industry, Kids Star and Star Health & Medicine. With a readership of over 2,00,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between our readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysore and Mysoreans.

Centre Stage


Centre Stage is a venture of safe wheels group of companies based in Mysuru. We are the pioneers in conducting large events like Mysuru Shopping Festival 2016 which comprised alomost 80% of business people took part in this festival which took over 60 days in Mysuru. Mysuru Travel Mart 2015 & 2018 is another feature in the cap which involved national & international exhibitors. We have successfully organizing “OPEN STREET FESTIVAL”  the first of its kind from past one year which witnessed lakhs together footfalls in a single day. We also specialize in conducting corporate events across Karnataka.

Advisory Committee

Prof. G. Hemanth Kumar

Vice-Chancellor of Mysore Varsity

Prof. Hemanth Kumar, who hails from Mysuru, he did his primary education in Lakshmipuram Government Boys School, JSS High School, PUC in Sarada Vilas College and then got his degrees in B.Sc, B.Ed, M.Sc and Ph.D.
He began his career in 1984 by joining the Department of Studies in Computer Science at the University of Mysore. He went on to become Reader, Professor and also the Head of the Department. He has to his credit 333 papers and produced 20 doctorates. He was the Chief Coordinator of Vijnan Bhavan, President of the Computer Society of India (CSI), Board Member in NET (National Eligibility Test) and SLET (State Level Eligibility Test), Governing Council Member and involved in variousresearch activities.

Dr.B.Suresh, M.Pharm.,Ph.D.,D.Sc.

Vice Chancellor, JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysuru.
President, Pharmacy Council of India

Prof Suresh Bhojraj , Vice-Chancellor, JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysuru, for the past thirty five years has been actively involved in uplifting the standards of pharmacy education and profession in India. He was elected in 2003 as the President of Pharmacy Council of India, the statutory body regulating the pharmacy education and profession in India. He was once again re-elected as the President of Pharmacy Council of India in August 2008 and in August 2013 and broke all records by winning the PCI Presidentship for the fourth time and has the unique honor being elected four times to this leadership position. He was also the Chairman of the Scientific Body of Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission (2012 -2017 ) which is responsible for setting of standards for pharmaceutical substances and formulations.

Prof. B G Sangameshwara

Vice Chancellor, JSS Science & Technology University

Currently serving as Vice Chancellor, JSS Science & Technology University, Mysuru.
Career Highlights

  • Prestigious assignments Advisor I at AICTE, New Delhi for 4 years
  • Principal SJCE, Mysore for ten years

Prestigious Nominations

  • President of India nominee for Selection Committee of Faculty at Pondicherry University
  • UGC nominee for Board of Management Committee of Sathyabhama University

Member of the committee for overseeing consortium of self-financing science and technical institutions of Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Exam for the years 2004 and 2005.
Member of State Level Committee Govt. of Karnataka, Department of Higher Education, for the approval of Polytechnics
. Member of Executive Committee – BITES, Govt. of Karnataka
. Member of Executive Committee – COMEDK (Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka)

K. B. Ganapathy

Chief Editor of Star of Mysore

K. B. Ganapathy is an Indian entrepreneur and author. He is the Chief Editor of Star of Mysore,[2][3] an Indian evening daily newspaper in the English language published and widely read in Mysore. He is also the editor of Mysooru Mithra, a morning daily newspaper of Mysore and in the Kannada language. He has also written a number of books.
In 1978 he founded and published two newspapers in Mysore. One is in English called the Star of Mysore and the other in Kannada called Mysooru Mithra (“Mysore’s Friend”). He has been the editor and the publisher of both the newspapers ever since. He has also been a regular contributor to several newspapers and magazines. He served as a member of Karnataka Patrika Akademi (Karnataka Newspapers Academy) between the years 1993 and 1995. He was awarded the Karnataka Patrika Akademi Award in 2001. He is also the Vice-President of Mysore District Journalists Association.

D. Sudhanva

Managing Director, Excelsoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

D. Sudhanva serves as the Managing Director of Excel-Soft Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Mr. Sudhanva serves as a World Bank Consultant. He has the ability to effectively and efficiently guide Client Projects as well as R&D Projects. He has served prestigious companies in India and Abroad for about 7 years before starting Excel Soft in 1990. He is a Technologist.

He also serve as Secretary for Excel Public School.