In a career spanning above twenty three years in Industry, Research and Academics from starting position as Production Engineer in M/s. Suchitra Electronics Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad, Senior Research Assistant in Research & Training Unit for Navigational Electronics (NERTU), Osmania University, Hyderabad to Assistant Professor to the peak as Professor & Head in the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering respectively, Dr. Rao contributed to the students for commendable achievements. As a Professor and being the senior Member in the College, Dr. Rao Coordinated National Seminar under Seminar Grant (SG) of Rs. 1 Lakh funded by the AICTE, New Delhi for enhancing Education and demand driven Research and Innovation in Narasaraopeta Engineering College (Autonomous). Guidance to Research Scholars and Post Graduate Students, in addition to UG students is an achievement that can be quoted with pride during his career. As a Chairman in Board of Studies for Curriculum preparation, he conducted committee meetings regularly for upgrading Regulations to meet the contemporary developments in Engineering & Technology. Dr. Rao well organized successfully International Conferences three times consequently along with Faculty Development Programmes, Workshops and Guest Lectures in the department of ECE to empower the faculty members and students with latest developments in the industry.