Dr. SL Narayana, Founder and Chairman of Dr NGMI, is an educationist of great repute. His passion for excellence in education is evident from the number of degrees, world records and national awards he has received over the years.

     Dr. Narayana has two Doctorates, 10 postgraduate degrees in MBA and six graduate degrees in BA, B.Ed, B.Com, BHM, B.Sc (HM) and LLB. He is credited with holding maximum number of qualifications.

     Dr. Narayana has received 17 World records - two Guinness World Records for conducting the largest business lesson for a gathering of 2,222 students and 3889 students, Genius Book of Records for Being the country's legendary mentor by telecasting maximum number of episodes on the theme of successful entrepreneurship, Global Achievers Award for outstanding achievements and distinguished global services, Vidya Ratna, Unique World Record for the collection of business management articles, Gem of India for outstanding accomplishments and individual excellence in his chosen field of activity, RHR Record for the largest collectiion of business management stories, the Asia Book of Records for the collection of business management case studies in three languages, the India Book of Records for the compilation of business management case studies, the Telugu Book of Records - 2014 for the largest collection of private industrial sector projects and business management articles, and Wonder World Record, World Amazing Record and two limca Book of Records for the collection of business management clippings in 10 volumes and 28 volumes respectively, prestigious Business Leader 2017 Award for outstanding achievement in promoting entrepreneurship development amont thousands of youth.

     Dr Narayana Group of Management Institutions has also received three national awards - Best Management Institute with Academic Excellence Award in South India - 2014 from former Union Minister Dr Shashi Tharoor, India Education Excellence Award - 2014 from former Union Minister Maninderjit Singh Bitta, and Brands Academy Best Private Hotel Management College in India from former Indian Cricketer VVS Laxman in recognition of his two decades of services as an educationist in the field of entreprenership development and hotel management, ISO Certification for total quality maintenance and for being one of the best professional institutions.

     In his two decades of career in the education field, Dr. Narayana has received a number of accolades as a 'true motivator' and 'management guru' for training more than 20000 students and placing them in top companies in India and abroad. He has also conducted awareness programmes for more than five lakh students.