Dr.Rambabu Botcha, Assistant Professor in Social Work at the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Sriperumbudur, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India, received his Integrated M.Phil/Ph.D in Social Work from Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi. He is the recipient of Young Achievement Award in Social Work for his outstanding performance in improving the quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS. He holds the life membership of National Association of Professional Social Workers in India.
Dr. Botcha presented seven papers in International Conferences andtwenty papers in National Seminars/Conferences. He actively took part in organising half dozen national seminars/conferences and coordinated three National Seminars/Conferences at RGNIYD. He has also coordinated several training programmes on youth development across the country. There are twenty five publications in peer reviewed national/international journals/edited volumes and two books to his credit. Dr. Botcha actively contributed in developing MA in Social Work, MA in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship and PG Diploma programs at RGNIYD.