Chaudhuri will be the vice-chancellor for a period of three years till further orders, a Raj Bhavan release said. Chaudhuri completed Master of Engineering from Jadavpur University and later did his PhD in engineering from the same university.
He has been a professor for more than 20 years in his career spanning more than 32 years.
Chaudhuri was also the head of the department of computer science & engineering in Jadavpur University.
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