1. Administrative and Contact Details:

  2. Preferred mode of contact is email: vv [at] iiit.ac.in

  3. Admin Assistant: Mahender Kumar: Mahender [at] iiit.ac.in Phone:+91 40 6653 1157

  4. Office: B2-107, Vindhya Building, IIIT Campus, Gachibowli, Hyderabad 500 019, INDIA.

  5. Fax: +91 40 6653 1413

  1. What’s new?

  2. *ICSE 2014 will be held in India. I am the local organization chair.

  3. *During Monsoon Semester of 2013, I am offering Cloud Computing course where experts from the industry: Reddy Raja, MSV Janakiram, Perraju Bendapudi and Rajdeep Dua will be the instructors.

Vasudeva Varma


Professor and Dean (Research)

Professor and the Dean (Research & Development) at IIIT Hyderabad, India.


My research Interests are in the broad areas of Information Retrieval, Extraction and Access. More specifically: social media analysis, cross language information access, summarization and semantic search. I also work in the areas of Cloud Computing and Reuse in Software Engineering.


I am also the CEO of IIIT Hyderabad Foundation, which runs one of the largest technology incubators in India. The Foundation manages IIIT-H’s IP and technology transfers.


I have co-founded SETU Software Systems Pvt Ltd. SETU’s product, Veooz, is Social signal based content discovery platform with social media search and analysis capabilities  www.veooz.com