Prof. K T Subramanian graduated in Mech engg from Govt Engg College, Trichur. Had his post graduation in Industrial Management from IIT Bombay. He started his career in IISc Bangalore and later became a Consultant in Kerala Industrial and Technical Consultancy Organization, Kochi, a subsidiary of IDBI at that time. He joined Govt Engg College, Trichur as a lecturer and retired as Professor and Head of Mechanical dept from RIT, Kottayam. He was the Principal of UCET, Thodupuzha, a govt controlled engg college owned by MG University. He has also served as the Prof and Head of Mech dept and also as the Principal in charge in Muthoot Engg college, Puthencruz.He was a member of both UG and PG boards of studies ( Engineering) in MG university. He was an Academic Auditor of KTU. He is a councilor for the MBA program of Indira Gandhi Natipnal Open University.