Famous Professors from India

List of notable or famous professors from India, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in India and even some popular professors who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from India is included when available.

List people include Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Manmohan Singh and many more.

This historic professors from India list can help answer the questions "Who are some Indian professors of note?" and "Who are the most famous professors from India?" These prominent professors of India may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Indian professors.

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    • Birthplace: Rameswaram, India
    • Birthplace: Kolkata, India
    • Birthplace: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    • Birthplace: Santiniketan, India
      • Birthplace: Kolkata, India
      • Birthplace: Mumbai, India
      • Birthplace: Silchar, India
    • B. A. Saletore
      Dec. at 61 (1902-1963)
      • Birthplace: Puttur taluk
      • Birthplace: Tamil Nadu
    • Bhargavi Rao
      Dec. at 63 (1944-2008)
      • Birthplace: Bellary, India
      • Birthplace: India
    • Bipan Chandra
      Dec. at 86 (1928-2014)
      • Birthplace: Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India
      • Birthplace: Nanded, India
    • C. K. Prahalad
      Dec. at 68 (1941-2010)
      • Birthplace: Eurasia, Coimbatore, India, Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu
      • G. S. Amur
        Age: 97
        • Birthplace: Dharwad district, India
        • Birthplace: Pakistan
        • Birthplace: Surat, India
        • Birthplace: Mumbai, India