K.T. Kunhikrishnan Nambiar (born 17 May 1951 in Peralam, died 12 August 2010) was an Indian chemist. He had his early education in Payyanur and graduated in chemistry with honours. He completed his Master’s degree in chemistry, specializing in (organic/inorganic chemistry) and joined Payyanur College after his studies in 1977. He joined Payyanur College after his studies in 1977. He was the head of the department of Chemistry Department of Payyanur College. He became well known for his teaching abilities and friendly interactions and helping nature with students.
He served the college as NSS Programme Officer, PTA Secretary, Staff Club Secretary and so on. He always inspired the youth community with his incomparable ability of teaching. He helped many students personally to complete their study. His most important and invaluable treasure is his student community. He has given guidance to many in and around through television channels and many classes of carrier guidance. He retired from Payyanur college as the Head of the Post Graduate Department of Chemistry on 31 May 2006. He died on 12 August 2010.
Prof K.T.K Foundation is a public charitable trust formed in his profound memory. The students and friends of Professor K T Kunhikrishnan Nambiar took initiative in forming the trust to carry forward the legacy left behind him and broaden the area to assist the student community.