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Dr. V. Varija

Dr. V. Varija

M.A (Archaeology)
M.A (History)
P.G.Diploma in Museology
M.Phil (Tourism)
Ph.D (Tourism)
(Fellow of the Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi)

Associate Professor

Department of History & Archaeology
Yogi Vemana University
Andhra Pradesh, India.

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PDF / Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
• Assistant Professor, Department of History & Archaeology, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA: 03rd Aug 2009 to till date.

Research Experience
• Ph.D - 5 years of Research Experience.
• M.phil - 3 years of Research Experence.
• Asst.Prof - 14 years of Research Experience.

Administrative Experience

• Coordinator (June 24th2022 to June 23rd 2024): Department of History & Archaeology, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA.
• Coordinator (2016 ~ 2018): Department of History & Archaeology) , Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA.

Projects Projects

• Historical and Archaeological places of Documentation on Kadapa District (From March 2010 to June 2012), : Funding is from the National Mission on Monuments and Antiquities, Ministry of Culture, New Delhi.

Ph.D Pursuing

• Mr. G.S. Nagendra (Full time research scholar from January 2019).
• Mr. B. Siva Ramaiah (Part-time research scholar from Sept 01st 2020).
• Mr. D. Surendra (Full-time research scholar 2022).
• Mr.B. Narendra Babu (Full time research scholar from 2022).

Membership in Prestigious Academic Bodies

• Member of World Association of Science, Engineering and Technology, • (Humanities and Social Sciences), (WASET).
• Annual Member of Indian Association For The Study of Conservation of • Cultural Property, New Delhi.
• Life Member of South Indian History Congress (SIHC), Madhurai, T.N.
• Life Member of Andhra Pradesh History Congress (APHC), Guntur, A.P.
• Life Member of Folklore Society of South Indian Languages, Dravid • University, Kuppam.
• Annual Mmember of Indian Archaeological Society (IAS), New Delhi.
• Annual Member of Indian History Congress (IHC), KolKata.
• Annual Member of Indian Art History Congress (IAHS), Guwahati, Assam.
• Member of Indian Management Teachers Forum.
• Member of Association of Management Professionals.
• Life Member of Indian National Committee – International Council of Museums (INC-ICOM), Kolkata, India.

Achievements / Awards: 08

• Common Wealth Fellowship Award from Ministry of Human Resource, Govt. of. India, in the year 2002.
• Gold Medal from Osmania University in the year 1998 in M.A.
• Junior Research Fellowship for Ph.D from ICHR, New Delhi, in the year 2004-2007.
• ICHR Study Grant for M.Phil in the year 2002.
• Got Many Awards in the field of Excavations & Explorations in the year 2000-2004.
• Participated National Radio Programmes in the year 1990.
• AIWAA – All India Women Achievers Awards – selected as “Outstanding Professional Women” Award , Year 2022.
• INSC - Institutes of Scholars Awards – selected as as “Academic Excellence Award – 2023”, year 2023.

Research Publications in National & International SCI Journals : 70
Number of Book Chapters (National / International) : 08
Number of Books Published (National / International) : 3
Number of Conference / Symposia Organized : Nil
Number of Conference / Symposia Attended : 45
Reviewer of various international and national journals for more than a decade.

History, Culture, Archaeology, Museology & Tourism and Tourism Marketing, Management.

  • Dr. Vudhayaraju Varija
    Assistant Professor
    Department of History & Archaeology
    Kadapa – 516 005
    Y. S. R District
    Andhra Pradesh, INDIA

  • +91 9948958822

  • varijarao2009@yvu.edu.in


What they say?


I am indebted to the faculty of the University, who inculcated scientific temper and research aptitude and I think YVU is a happening place for qualitative research.

Anand Kumar
Ph.D. in Biotechnology

The academic ambience and infrastructure of the University are the hallmarks, I consider myself to be lucky to be here and I foresee a bright future in pursuit of Science.

Shaik Fasiha Begam
M.Sc. in Physics

Yogi Vemana University is certainly a hub for meaningful research activities. Research in social sciences here bears contemporary relevance and addresses societal problems.

Varikunta Sailaja
Ph.D. in English

Yogi Vemana University installed faith in me to explore new avenues in liberal arts which mates us more humane and civilized.

Karanam Saiteja