M.K. Pramod assumed charge as the Joint Controller of Examinations of the Distance Education Examination Wing of the University of Calicut.
He was working as the Deputy Registrar in the Calicut University Institute of Engineering and Technology prior to his current posting.
Pramod had earlier served as Assistant Registrar in various departments of the University including Department of Students’ Welfare, National Service Scheme, Distance Education-Exam, Purchase, Elections and Special Supplementary Examination Unit for different spells.
He had also functioned as the Information Officer at the Calicut University
Information Centre at Ponnani for nearly three years. He had taken various measures to make the centre more useful to the students then including providing facilities to the students for online registration for University examinations at the centre itself and holding interactive sessions with the students at the nearby institutions also to clear their doubts on University exams and courses. The facebook page he started www.facebook.com/cuinfoponnani has been very useful to the students being a platform to disseminate information and clearance of doubts on exams. He continues to update the page.
A native of Ponnani in Malappuram district, Mr. Pramod joined the Calicut University service in 1988. He is a prominent activist of India True Mission Initiative, a Kozhikode based social and Human Rights organisation and Kerala State Upabokthra Vedi.