Mr. Mahendra Kanhai
MSc., BEng.

  • Head of Electrical Engineering Department


About The Head of Electrical Engineering Department

Mr. Mahendra Kanhai is an engineering professional currently the Head of the Electrical Department and Lecturer since 2013.  He lectures in areas of power electronics, powers systems, controls system design, industrial control systems and management. Mr. Kanhai graduated from the University of the West Indies in 2012 with a Master of Science in Engineering Management and in 1997 from the University of Guyana with a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering.   He has vast experience in electrical power systems, industrial control systems, project and operations management.  He held various senior management positions at Demerara Distillers Limited and have been involved in other private entrepreneurships.  Mr. Kanhai blends his experience with electrical principles and analysis to help our students develop critical skills required by our competitive marketplace.

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  • University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
    Guyana
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