Dr. Yogeshwari Phatak
Has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore since
November 1, 1994. She took over as Director on November 1, 2008. Prior to which
she has served in Nagpur Doordarshan, Admas Advertising Company, Nagpur. She has
also worked with Gajra Bevel Gears, Dewas. She has been involved with teaching Financial
Services, International Finance and others finance oriented subjects/courses at
Postgraduate level to the students of management for the past 17 years and has also
guided research in the same area. She has studied at Bombay and obtained her B.Com
Honors from Bombay University. She has done her M.B.A. in Finance from Department
of Business Management, Nagpur University and her Ph.D. from Institute of Management
Studies, DAVV, Indore.
She has attended professional development programs like Case Writing and case teaching
workshops organized by IIM faculty and ISB, Hyderabad. She has attended a 10 day
Wealth Management extensive training program organized by ICICI at Pattaya, Thailand.
She has attended a number of National and International Conferences where she has
presented research papers in the area of Finance and Education. She has supervised
a number of research projects and has been awarded the Best Summer Internship Program
Co-ordinated by ICFAI, Hyderabad. She has been a facilitator of case writing and
research methodology workshops. She has to her credit more than 50 research papers
in journals and books. She has edited books in the area of Management and IT and
has developed and published a number of case studies and case monographs. Some of
her cases have also been published by European Case Clearing House, Crantield University,
U.K. She has also written and published number of status papers on Indian and world
economy. She has served as an Editor for the Prestige Management Journal for a number
of years. She is a recognized Ph.D. guide by D.A.V.V., Indore and has six research
scholars registered under her. Her doctoral dissertation has been published by the
Journal of Finance India.
Dr. Yogeshwari Phatak has been continuously engaged in corporate training and is
a recognized AMFI trainer. She has also conducted training programs for executive
of J.K. Industries (Tyre and Tube Division) at Kankroli, Indore Management Association,
NJ Invest Pvt. Ltd., Surat and Rustom Ji Armed Police Training Academy, Indore to
name a few. She is also a motivational speaker and has conducted workshops on topics
like Creative Decision Making, Reflective Thinking and Habits of Successful people.
She is on the review panel for Pearson Education House and Oxford University press.
She is on the editorial board of Journal of Peoples Republic of Bangladesh. She
has also developed MBA course material for Pondicherry University, Pondicherry.
She is also on the Advisory Board of MPSE Institute of Knowledge Management. She
is recognized by Barkatullah University as subject expert for faculty selection
under college code 28. She is on the Ph.D. evaluation panel for Bharti Vidyapeeth,
Pune, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute, Mumbai, a Ganpat University, Gujrat. She is also
National Council Member of ISTD Indore Chapter besides being on the executive council
of Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS).
Dr. Raj Kishore Sharma
Ph. D., MIB
Professor : Economics
He joined the Institute on June 16, 2008. He is Professor in the area of International
Business in the Department of Economics in Prestige Institute of Management and
Research, Indore, Madhya Pradesh. He has nearly 15 years of Industrial experience
and 15 years of teaching experience. He has been awarded a Ph.D. in Economics from
the reputed School of Economics, Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Indore, and completed
his masters in International Business from the same Institute. He has been guiding
research scholars in various disciplines of economics. He has edited 3 research
books up till now and his various research publications have been accepted by the
SSRN for public viewing creating high level of impact.
Dr. Alok Bansal
Ph.D., MBA (Systems) Professor and HOD – Systems and Quantitative
He joined the Institute on July 16, 2005. He has thirteen years of teaching experience.
His areas of interest include Information Systems, Software Engineering, Database
Management System, Computer Networking, Business Research Methods and Decision Making
Skills. He has forty one publications to his credit. He is a recognized Ph.D. Guide
of Management in Devi Ahilya University, Indore. He has published his research work
and case studies at National and International level. He is actively handling the
research project entitled Management Research in India and developed a monograph
entitled Management Research in India: A Bibliography of Doctoral Topics. He has
also published four monographs based on IT namely: Information Technology Security;
Artificial Intelligence Applications; Enterprise Applications and Online Applications
of Information Technology in the year 2006. He has also edited four books namely
‘Organizational Transformation through Information Technology: Issues and
Challenges’; ‘IT Innovation for Organizational Excellence’, ‘Transcending
Horizons through Innovative Global Practices’ and ‘IT Initiatives for
Building Creative Organizations’ in the year 2007, 2009 and 2010 respectively.
He has organized two national IT conferences in the year 2006 and 2007 and one International
Conference on Management in the year 2009. He has received a best research paper
award in 12th Nirma International Conference on Management. Currently, he is President
of Indian Society for Technical Education, Indore Chapter. He is also coordinating
Deemed University project of the Institute. He has worked as referee in editorial
review board of AIMS International Journal of Management (AIJM) and as managing
editor of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research (PIJMR).
Dr. Anukool Hyde
Ph.D., M.P.A. & L.W., PGDPM
Associate Professor : HR and O.B.
He joined the Institute on August 08, 2007 as Reader. Currently he is the Head (HR)
at the Institute and approved Ph.D. guide in Management for DAVV, Indore. He has
sixteen years of teaching experience. He is a Ph.D. guide in Management stream for
Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore. He has been awarded “Best Teacher”
by PIMR in International Conference held in 2009. He has industrial experience in
Personnel Department. His areas of interest include Human Resource Management, Human
Resource Development, Industrial Relations and Labour Laws, Organisation Behaviour.
He was Organising Secretary for Second International Conference- 08 at PIMR. He
has attended several conferences and his many papers have been published in reputed
Journals. His manuals on EIS and OC have been published. He has attened FDPs which
were sponsored by AICTE, New Delhi. He has conducted Personality Development sessions
for CAs and Management Students. He has conducted sessions for Platoon Commanders
at R.A.P.T.C. also. He was Editor for a Management Journal (Management Effigy).
Dr. Ajit Upadhyay
Ph.D., M.B.A., M.Sc.
Associate Professor : Marketing
He joined the institute on August 26, 2007. He has blend experience of industry
and academic fields. He is having twelve years of teaching and five years of industrial
experience. He extended his marketing consultancy to Ahrihant Hospital Indore and
trained SME entrepreneurs at SISI Indore, Communication training at Rustamji Armed
force Training College at Indore. He also guided a project to the Nylons Industries
Jalgaon (Maharashtra). He is also working as a sales trainer and personality developer.
He organized various sessions and sales for pharma and insurance salesman. He has
presented various programs on All India Radio, Indore and Bhopal and participated
in special Radio –Talks. He has won the National Debate Championship for Vikram
University, Ujjain (M.P.). He was also awarded by M.P. Vidhansabha Bhopal (M.P.)
Legislative Assembly, Bhopal) in Model Parliament contest (Pratiman Sansad). He
has attended Inter-National and National Conferences, seminar, FDP and workshops.
He has presented papers in international conference on Management at IMT Dubai (U.A.E.),
IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Kozikode and IIM Indore. He has 45 research publications in his
credit. He has edited a book titled “Managing in the New World Order-Strategies
for Sustainable Business Development”. He has also developed case studies
in management for MNCs and now included in ECCH (European case clearing House, Sweden)
and PIMR case monograph series. He is also a Approved Research Guide by DAVV Indore
for Ph.D. students. He organized International Conference, National Case Writing
Workshop, National Management Fest and many student development programs like National
Summer training Projects contest for B-schools(2010) and National Case Study analysis
and presentation contest for B- school(2012). He is also the founder of PIMR Marketing
Forum (M-Hi). His area of interest includes consumer behavior, sales and distribution
management, Rural Marketing, Advertising and Strategic Brand Management.
Dr. Vipin Choudhary
M.Sc., MBA, Ph.D. (Management)
Associate Professor: Marketing
He has joined PIMR on 1st July, 2008. He has earned his degree of Ph.D. (Management),
MBA, M.Sc. and B.Sc. from Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore. He has twelve years
of teaching experience at postgraduate level that includes coordinating and handling
of various academic and administrative responsibilities. He is a recognized Ph.D.
Guide in Faculty of Management in Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore. He has been
empanelled as paper setter and examiner by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Prestige
Institute of Management and Research, Indore and Barkatulla Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal.
He has edited a case monograph titled “Cases in Management: Indian Experiences”.
He has developed a number of management case studies on Indian companies which have
been published in various journals/monograph. He is on the editorial board of Prestige
International Journal of Management and Research. He has conducted a training sessions
for Platoon Commanders of Police on “Motivation” at Rustamji Police
Training School, Indore. He has presented research papers in National / International
Conferences and published research papers in Proceedings and Journals. He has also
attended several National / International Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Faculty
Development Programs organized by various institutes including IIM Bangalore, IIM
Indore, IIT Roorkee, MDI Gurgoan, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies
(Deemed University), Mumbai, International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi,
Rajasthan Vidyapeeth (Deemed University) Udaipur, NIS Academy, Udaipur, IMS, DAVV,
Indore, PIMR, Indore, IPS Academy, Indore, PIPS, Indore, and Indore Management Association,
Indore. He has also completed all five Modules of EEC Course (Entrepreneurship Educators
Course) and Foundation Course organized by Stanford University, IIM Bangalore and
NEN. He has been actively participating in organizing National / International conferences,
Faculty Development Programs, and various events for Management students and others.
He has also served in Institute of Business Management and Research, IPS Academy,
Indore for more than eight years. His areas of interest include Marketing Management,
Services Marketing, Consumer Behavior, Marketing Research, Research Methodology,
Information Technology, and Entrepreneurship.
Dr. Sachin Mittal
Ph.D. (Management), MBA
Associate Professor : Finance
He has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management & Research (PIMR),
Indore since July, 2008 and presently working as Associate Professor. He has thirteen
years of working experience in teaching, financial analysis and research work. He
has attended several national and international conferences in India and abroad
and presented the papers. He has many national and international publications to
his credit. He has edited a case monograph titled “Cases in Management: Indian
Experiences”. He has developed a number of management case studies on Indian
companies which have been published in various journals and case monographs. He
is on the editorial board of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research.
He is also corporate trainer and conducted many training sessions on EXCEL 2007
and on many topics of finance. He has also conducted a training sessions for Platoon
Commanders of Police on “Management of Government Accounts” at Police
Training School, Indore. He has been invited many times by Institute of Charted
Accountancy of India (ICAI), Indore for conduction of training sessions for CA students
on different topics of finance. He has served in Institute of Business Management
and Research, IPS Academy, Indore for eight years. He has also worked for companies
like Reliance Telecom Limited, NIIT, Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Limited and
K. K. Patel Finance Limited and assists them in developing their strategies for
emerging markets. His areas of interest include Financial Management, Financial
Services, Financial Accounting, Project Management, Financial Derivatives, etc.
Dr. Nitin Tanted
Ph.D, MBA (Business Economics)-Finance
Associate Professor – Economics
He has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore
since July, 2007 and presently working as Associate Professor (Finance). He has
also worked as a Relationship Business Manager with Refco Securities and Faculty
at IPS Academy. He has been involved with teaching Financial Management, Security
Analysis & Portfolio Management, Risk Management and Financial Derivatives,
Fundamental and Technical analysis and others finance oriented subjects/courses
at Postgraduate level to the students of management for the past 10 years. He has
done his M.B.A. (B.E) in Finance from IPS Academy and his Ph.D. from School of Economics,
He has attended a one and half month Teachers Training Program of ICFAI, Hyderabad
and attended many National and International Conferences where he has presented
research papers in the area of Finance and Economics. He has supervised number of
research projects in the areas of Finance and Economics. He has to his credit more
than 21 research papers in International and National Journals and books. He has
attended a Trainers Training program for a week duration on commodity Derivatives
and Risk Management organized by Multi Commodity Exchange, Mumbai.
He has been continuously engaged in training in the areas of Mutual funds, Capital
Market and Derivatives Market and is a recognized AMFI trainer. He has also conducted
training programs for MIKM, ICICI Pru AMC and Armed Police Training Academy, Indore
to name a few. He has also cleared National Stock Exchange certificates which mainly
include NCFM module of Capital Market, Mutual Fund module, Currency and F &
O Derivative’s module, Commodity Derivatives module and Insurance module.
Recently Dr. Nitin Tejkumar Tanted is empanelled as Financial Education Resource
Person (M.P. and Chhatisgarh) by Security Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and Institute
of Cost and Work Accountants of India for Imparting Financial Education and creating
awareness among Working Executives, Housewives, School and College going students
and Self Employed Persons. He has co-authored a book on “Management of Foreign
Direct Investment in Indian States: with special reference to Madhya Pradesh”
which was published by a renowned International publisher of U.K.
Dr. Kapil Arora
P.G.D.C.A., B.E .(Electrical), M.B.A.(Finance),
Ph.D. (Management), F.D.P.M. (IIM-A)
Associate Professor: Finance
He is currently working as an Associate Professor at Prestige Institute of Management
and Research, Indore. He is an alumnus of NIT, Surat and IIM, Ahmedabad and has
nearly fifteen years of teaching and Research experience including about seven years
as Associate Professor (Reader grade). Prior to joining PIMR, he was associated
with Engineering and Management Colleges in the state of Gujarat. He has attended
a large number of Seminars, Workshops, Conferences and Educational Programmes -
major amongst which were the Orientation (OC) and Refresher (RC) Programmes of UGC,
New Delhi, Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) of AICTE, New Delhi, Faculty Development
Program in Management (FDPM) at IIM, Ahmedabad and two inhouse FDPs of GRIMS, Vapi
(with ex-IIM Directors as resource persons). He has presented and published more
than thirty five cases and papers in National and international conferences and
He has extended his consultancy services to L&T Ltd., Surat, Micro-Inks, Vapi,
UPL Ltd., Vapi, RAPTC, Indore, etc. to name a few. He has been a Resource Person
for EDPs / MDPs at SVNIT, Surat and RAPTC, Indore. He has contributed towards the
development of the curriculum of the CEEP Programme at NIT, Surat; PGDBM Course
at GRIMS, Vapi and MBA, EPGPM and Certificate Programmes at PIMR, Indore. He was
the Editor of Learning Curve, an inhouse news magazine based on Economic Times for
about two years and was on the editorial board of Prestige International Journal
of Management and Research (PIJMR) for the same period of time. Currently, he is
associated with PIJMR as a reviewer of Finance, IT, QT and Operations Management
papers. He has edited a Book titled Information and Communication Technologies:
Enhancing Business Competencies through Innovative Practices (ISBN: 978-93-81361-29-0)
published by Excel India Publishers, New Delhi. He is a member on the review panel
of Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited.
He is associated as an Expert with ICAI, New Delhi besides being a Counsellor for
IGNOU, New Delhi. He is recognized as a M.Phil. Guide for AU, Karaikudi and Ph.D.
Guide for DAVV, Indore. Currently, six Ph.D. scholars are registered under him.
He is Life Member of various professional bodies such as ISTE, New Delhi; ISTD,
New Delhi; AIMA, New Delhi; CSI, Mumbai and IE(India), Kolkata. He is the Hon. Secretary
of ISTD Indore Chapter for the period 2011-12. His interest areas are International
Finance, Foreign Exchange Management, International Financial Markets, Security
Analysis & Investment Management and Portfolio Management. Further, he has diversified
interests in the fields of Information Technology and Entrepreneurship.
Dr. Rajesh Jangalwa
Associate Professor: Human Resource Management, Human Resource Development, Organizational
Behaviour and Organizational Development
He has joined the institute on 27th July 2006. He has nineteen years of experience
including fourteen years of teaching and more than three years of industrial experience.
He has fourteen research papers and case-studies in National and International Journals
and Magazines to his credit. He has recently submitted his Ph.D. thesis in the area
of Micro Organizational Behaviour. Apart from research his interest areas are training,
development, creativity and innovation, optimism and spiritual intelligence. He
has conducted seventeen training programs for various business houses and companies
including Indian blue-chip organisation. He is a life member of Indian Society for
Training and Development, New Delhi and National HRD Network, Hyderabad. Since last
two years he is a Secretary for the Indore Chapter of National NHRD Network.
He is working on two major projects One ‘Occupational Hazards of Police Organisations’
and ‘Meaning of Work in Indian Heritage’.
Dr. Deepak Jaroliya
Associate Professor: Systems
Deepak Jaroliya is Associate Professor in the area of Systems. He is associated
with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore since 2004. He has been
awarded with Phd. degree by Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhylaya, Indore. He has done Master
of Computer Applications from D.A.V.V., Indore. Presently, he is on the Editorial
Board of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research. Dr. Jaroliya
is also a member on the review panel of Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited.
He is Secretary cum Treasurer of Indian Society of Technical Education, Indore Chapter.
He is life member of National HRD Network. Beside this, Dr. Jaroliya is the coordinator
for the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of the Institute.
He has published research papers, cases and articles in varied disciplines of management
and actively involved in editorial work. He has twenty five publications to his
credit. He has edited five books titled “Information and Communication Technologies:
Enhancing Business Competencies Through Innovative Practices”; “Value
Creation for Competitive Differentiation (Emerging Trends in HRM and Marketing”
and “Value Creation for Competitive Differentiation (Emerging Financial and
Technological Trends)” in the year 2011 “Managing in the New World Order:
Strategies for Sustainable Business Development” in the year 2010 and “IT
Enabled Practices and Emerging Management Paradigms” in the year 2008.
He has participated in various development workshops organized by top business schools
like Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, Indian Institute of Management
(IIM), Indore etc. He has conducted workshops for various organizations like JMC
Projects (India) Ltd. He has presented research papers at various national and international
conferences held at IIM, Ahmedabad, ISB, Hyderabad; IIT, Bombay; NITIE, Mumbai;
IIM, Khozikode; NIRMA University, Ahmedabad etc. His research and teaching area
includes e-Banking, e-Business, Research Methods.
Dr. Swaranjeet Arora
MFA Associate Professor: Finance
She joined the Institute on October 18, 2007. She is working as a faculty in the
area of Finance and Accounting. She is Post Graduate in Finance and is perusing
Doctorate in Management from Devi Ahilya University. She has eleven years of experience
in academics. She has also worked as academic associate in IIM Indore. Her articles
have been published in journals of national repute. She has fifteen publications
to her credit. Her areas of interest include Risk management, Banking and Investment
Dr. Tarun Kushwaha
Associate Professor (Marketing)
He joined the institute on August 1, 2014. He has fifteen years of experience in
academics and has worked with various institutes of national repute. Before joining
PIMR he was working with Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM) Pune,
from August 2011 to July 2014, as Associate Professor. At SIBM Pune he handled various
responsibilities including the Faculty In-charge for weekend programs. He has many
research papaers in his credit which are published in various national and international
jouirnals in cluding the journals of Elsevier. He has also authored many cases which
are published in various journals, books and monographs. He was the chairman of
research committee at SIBM Pune in 2013-2014 and was the member of editorial committee
of the research journal SAMVAD. He was the member of program committee of 2nd and
3rd Annual International Conference on Enterprise Marketing and Globalization (EMG)
organized by Global Science & Technology Forum (GSTF), Singapore.
He has also attended various international and national conferences and has presented
papaers. He is actively involved in corporate training and is the main trainer for
organizations like Cybeage, Bajaj Allianze Life Insurance Corporation, SBI Learning
Centre, Employees Provident Fund etc. His areas of interest are Consumer Behaviour,
Services Marketing, Branding and Strategic Marketing.
Dr. Manisha Singhai
Assistant Professor: Human Resource,
She joined the Institute on August 1, 1998 as Counsellor, then as a Placement Officer
on July 3, 2000 and as Lecturer from July 3, 2003. She has twenty six publications
to her credit. Her areas of interest are Stress Management, Personality and Human
Behaviour at work.
Dr. Shubhangi Jore
She joined the institute on July 14, 2005. She has four and half years of industry
experience and nine years of teaching experience. She has submitted her Ph.D. thesis
titled “Estimating Asymptotic Limit of Consumption and Threshold Level of
Income: Micro and Macro Econometric Applications with Futuristic Approach”.
Her areas of interest are Statistics, Quantitative Techniques and Operations Research.
She has twenty three research publications to her credit. She is life time member
of ISTD Indore Chapter.
She has presented research articles in the annual conference of The Indian Economic
Association and The Indian Econometric Society. She is member of board of curriculum
updating committee, quality assurance and board of studies.
She has presented research articles in the annual conference of The Indian Economic
Association and The Indian Econometric Society. She is member of board of curriculum
updating committee, quality assurance and board of studies.
Prof Pragya Keshari
Assistant Professor: Marketing
She joined the Institute on July 23, 2005. She has fours years of industry experience
in the area of print media and seven years of teaching experience. Her areas of
interest include International Marketing, Advertising, Brand Management and Service
Marketing. She has nineteen publications in the area of Advertising, Brand Management
and Consumer Behavior to her credit. She has attended and presented papers in various
National and International Conferences including Nirma University, Ahmedabad. She
has attended various development programs such as Case Writing Workshop, Research
Methodology Workshop to name a few. She is Coordinator of Major Research Projects
of PG students.
Prof Suyash Jhawar
Ph.D, MBA (Systems and HR)
Assistant Professor: Systems
Suyash Jhawar, Ph.D., MBA (Systems and HR), is presently working
as a Senior Faculty in the area of Systems, General Management and Human Resource
Management at Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore. He has more
than fifty publications to his credit which includes research articles, case studies,
book reviews etc. He took training sessions at Rustamji Armed Force Police Training
School, Indore; Ministry of MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) Development
Institute, Govt. of India; Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) Indore
chapter and Mahakal Institute of Management, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh on various topics
of management and SPSS (Statistical Package of Social Sciences) – A Statistical
Tool for Data Analysis. He has conducted twenty days training on “Soft Skills
and Product Selling” for executives of postal department of Madhya Pradesh,
India. He has conducted various workshops and seminars on ‘Ms-Excel’
and ‘Internet’ for the management students. He has presented several
research papers/case studies in National and International conferences across the
country. He has been an evaluator of Summer Training Contest organized by AIMS,
New Delhi. He is a life member of National HRD Network, New Delhi. He has been invited
as guest and jury member by the various professional associations and institutions
of India during various occasions. His research area is Training Effectiveness and
teaching areas are E-Business, Computer Applications, Computer Networks, International
HRM, Training & Development and General Management. His special achievements
and interest are in dramatics and singing and he also took part in many stage performances
for singing and acting. He has been coordinating SPIC-MACAY (Society for Promoting
Indian Classical Music and Culture among Youth) since long for promoting Indian
music and culture for students.
Prof Bhavna Sharma
Ph.D., MCA, ADCA,PGDCA, Refresher Course
Assistant Professor: Systems
She joined the Institute on October 25, 1996 as Academic In-charge and as Lecturer
on January 1, 2005 after completing Master of Computer Application. She has been
awarded Ph.D. from DAVV, Indore in the areas of Management entitled A Study of Innovative
Business Potential of Internet Services in Rural and Urban Areas. She has more than
nine years of teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate levels. She
has coordinating and handling of various administrative responsibilities apart from
academic activities. Her areas of interest include Information Technology, Computer
Architecture, Computer Applications, E-commerce, DBMS, Computer Network, Artificial
Intelligence and MIS. She has seventeen national and international publications
to her credit and presented twelve papers in national and international conferences.
She has attended a number of national and international conferences, case writing
workshops, research methodology workshops, seminars, conventions and faculty development
programs like Refresher Course, workshops conducted by IIT,Bomaby. She has also
conducted training program. She has also been appointed as a paper setter and practical
examiner by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore. The Institute has awarded her for
continuous services as member of the PIMR Fraternity and valued association of 10
years with the Institute. She is a Life Member of the ISTE, New Delhi and Member,
Executive Council, ISTE, Indore Chapter from the years 2005.
Dr. Raksha Chauhan
Ph D (Comp. Sc.), M. Sc. (Comp. Sc.)
Assistant Professor: Information Technology / Systems
She has joined the institute on 1st July 2008 as Assistant Professor in the area
of Information Technology / Systems. She has been awarded as “Best Teacher”
by PIMR Indore in 2009. She is M. Sc. Computer Science and pursuing Ph.D. in Computer
Science. She is having Thirteen years teaching experience at Postgraduate and Undergraduate
levels in various renowned universities and institutions like IGNOU, BHOJ, SIMS,
ICEPS etc. for the teaching purpose of various courses like M.C.M., M. C. A., M.
B. A., B.B.A. & B.C.A. Her area of interests are VB, DDIS, FTIS, DBMS, COBOL,
DCO, CA, DS, Unix, C, C++, ITF, Corel Draw, Software Engineering, Assembly language,
Networking, Information System, Operating System, Computer Programming etc. She
had also developed software’s for C.A.T. (Center for advanced Technology,
Now Known as Raja Ramanna Center for Advanced Technology, Indore) as a part of project
work at postgraduate level. She is having Fifteen Publications in her account and
had attended many National and International conferences, seminars, workshops, Faculty
Development Programs organized by various institutes from time to time.
Dr. Kalpana Agrawal
Ph.D, MBA, MFT, M.A.(English), BSc.(Bio.)
Assistant Professor - HR, Marketing and Foreign Trade
Dr.Kalpana Agrawal possesses around eight years of work experience in academics
and research in the area of HR &OB,marketing,Foreign Trade.And has one year industry
experience with Prathibha Syntex,Pithampur. She has completed her research work
(Ph.D) in HR and OB and has many publications in National refreed Journals and a
few in International Journals.As she is a keen researcher,she is in the process
of further expediting the research work.She had got best published paper award by
a renowned refreed journal in the year 2009.She developed a syllabus of Global HRM
for teaching.Her current research includes working papers on exports of various
commodities from India,consumer behavior among youth, to name a few.She held various
academic positions in premier management schools of the Indore like Medicaps Institute
of Management.She is also a corporate trainer and had conducted training session
on “Work Culture and self discipline” for Rajratan Global Wires,Pithampur. She had
participated in several National and International conferences, seminars and FDP,UGC
Referesher course across the country.She has guided many research projects to management
students in the area of HR,Marketing,Foreign Trade.She is austerely involved in
the process of students’career development and current knowledge updation. She is
socially conscious and persistently espoused to the cause of promoting and providing
impetus to humanity.
Prof. Manish Joshi
Assistant Professor : Marketing
He joined the institute on July 8th, 2008 as Assistant Professor (Marketing Department).
Prior to academics he has 14 years of extensive corporate world experience in sales,
marketing and training. He was working with a fortune 500 listed pharmaceutical
company and a leading multinational insurance company. He participated in couple
of national, international conferences, seminars, workshops, faculty development
programs conducted by eminent management institutes. Few research papers in national
and international journals are part of his publication credit. He participated in
a Management Development Program conducted by Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad.
His areas of interest include training, sales, marketing and corporate relations.
He is devotee of International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON). Presently
Manish Joshi is faculty coordinator-Extra Mural Lectures and Fashion Retail Management
Program. He is also pursuing his PhD in the field of Management. He is a proud alumnus
of pioneer batch of Prestige Institute of Management and Research (MBA-Part Time
Dr. Sukhjeet Matharu
Ph.D., MBA, M.Phil, M.Com
Assistant Professor- Finance
She has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore
since July 1, 2008 and is presently working as Assistant Professor (Finance). She
has been involved with teaching Financial Management, Advance Corporate Accounts,
Financial Services, Accounting and Finance for Managers, Income Tax, Entrepreneurship
and other finance oriented subjects/courses. She has studied at Mumbai and has done
her graduation in Commerce from Mumbai University, M.Phil from D.A.V.V., Indore,
MBA (Finance),DLP from Pondicherry University and her Ph.D. from School of Commerce,
D.A.V.V Indore. She has nine years of academic experience. She has attended a number
of National and International Conferences where she has presented research papers
in her area of specialization. She has also supervised a number of research projects.
She has attended professional development programs like research methodology workshops,
case writing workshops, seminars, and faculty development programs. She has to her
credit more than twelve research publications in journals and books. She has coordinated
various academic activities including Internal Assessment and Semester Examination.
Her areas of interest include Banking and Financial services, Entrepreneurship and
Prof Nidhi Sharma
Assistant Professor – Marketing
She joined the Prestige Institute of Management and Research on July 7, 2008. She
has four years of teaching experience. She has been awarded “Best Teacher” by PIMR
in International Conference held in 2012. Prior to academics she has six months
of industry experience. She started her career with the insurance industry. In her
tenure at PIMR she has attended various national and international conferences as
well as Faculty Development Programs and Workshops on case writing, research methodology,
entrepreneurship etc. and has nine publications to her credit. She has also been
the coordinator of Manthan 2010, the popular management fest of PIMR. Her areas
of interest are Marketing Management, Advertising, Marketing Strategies, Business
Environment and Entrepreneurship.
Prof Bharti Motwani
MBA(IS), B.Sc. (Computers)
Assistant Professor: Information Technology / Systems
She joined the institute in July 2009. She has completed Masters in Business Administration
(Information Systems) from Institute of Management Studies, DAVV, Indore in 1997
and B.Sc(Computers) from Holkar Science College, Indore in 1995. She has 7.5 years
of experience in software industry. She was also associated with IMS and IIPS, D.A.V.V
for 5 years as a visiting faculty. She has been a distinction holder throughout
her academics. Her technical expertise include languages like Java, J2EE, VB.Net
etc , RDBMS like Oracle, SQL SERVER etc., Frameworks like JSF and IDE like Net Beans
etc. She has developed and trained many software projects on different platforms.
She has also conducted training program for students of different institutes. Currently
she is pursuing Ph.D. on Enterprise Resource Planning.
Prof Vinod Kumar Mishra
MBA, MTA, M.Ed (Educational Management), M.Com., MA (Economics, English, Hindi)
Assistant Professor- Human Resource Management, Organisational Behaviour, General
He joined the Institute on 16th July 2008. He has more than twenty two years of
experience including twenty years of teaching and two years of industrial experience.
He has seven publications to his credit including four international research papers,
case study and book reviews, abstracts and articles. He is pursuing his PhD in entrepreneurship.
His area of interest is Training, Personality Development, Tourism, Entrepreneurship,
Organisational Behaviour, Consumer Behaviour, Business Ethics, Culture, Finance,
Economics, Spiritual Management and Linguistics. He is a recognized faculty of Entrepreneurship
of NSTEDB (National Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board) Department
of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi. He is a visiting faculty
of MPCON Ltd. (Madhya Pradesh Consultancy Organisation) Bhopal, CEDMAP. He is a
Faculty of YES+ Course of WAYE (World Alliance for Youth Empowerment) an alliance
of United Nation Organisation and International Art of Living Foundation, India.
He is a faculty of Art of Living Courses. He is a Life Member of International Youth
Hostels Association of India and worked as Camp Leader in Various National Adventure
and Trekking Expeditions. He is counselor for various psychological and social mental
Problems of students. He bestows Blessing to the people for various problems. He
has organised Youth Empowerment Workshops for the youth of Institute and Indore
District. He is associated with environmental protection, Yoga and Value education
system and literary activities. He is Coordinator of Entrepreneurship Development
Cell, Placement and Summer Placement Cell at PIMR (UG), Holistic and Spiritual Management
Prof Raksha Thakur
MBA (International Business)
Assistant Professor: International Business
She is a post graduate in International Business (MIB) with flair of teaching Management
related subjects. She is an IT enthusiast with proficiency in Management Skills,
Innovation in Education through Group Learning, Marketing, Case Studies and Benchmarking
towards Excellence in Life and Work Place. She has a wide experience of 3 years
as a Marketing Associate in commercial world through her prior appointments. Besides
this she has 5 years of teaching experience. With over SIX published International
Papers and FIVE presented International Papers on Quality and Excellence in Business
and Education she is all set to explore things at work place. In addition to the
above she has coordinated many activities like curriculum and syllabus of MBA and
BBA, Major Research Projects of foreign trade students of around 106 students, foreign
tour and port visit for the students. Her smiling face depicts simplicity and humblity
with a Leadership Quality as an asset in her as an expertise. Fun loving Raksha
Thakur has a blend towards moral education and social networking as an asset to
seek knowledge and be a learner always. According to her, the very word of MANAGEMENT
defines, Managing Men Tactfully and in order to do so one has to have an OWNERSHIP
quality at the workplace. She is a true supporter of WEB 2.0 technology and believes
in having Social Networking Accounts towards LEARNING and EXPLORING knowledge to
prepare to face the 21st Century Classroom of Intelligence and Hunt for NEW. Her
Key strengths are Innovation, benchmarking and honesty.
Prof. Nishant Joshi
M.Com. MBA (Foreign Trade)
Assistant Professor: Economics
He is currently Assistant Professor in the area of International Business in the
Department of Economics. He has 05 Years of Industrial Experience and 04 Years of
teaching Experience. Prior to education he was in the Banking sector. He is an M.Com
specializing in Finance and Taxation and a MBA specializing in Foreign Trade. He
has written One Book titled, "Company Law and Secretarial Practices",
published in the year 2011 and Has Edited on research book titled, "Gravity"
comprising of research papers prepared by Under Graduate Students of the institute.
He has been active in research work and has published 20 research papers in national
and international Journals and Books. He has presented his research in various International
conferences outside the country, International Conference on Management, Economics
and Behavioral sciences (ICMEBS-2012) in Dubai-UAE, International Conference on
Economics Geography and Humanities (ICEGH-2012) in Bangkok- Thailand, World Banking
Congress, Frankfurt- Germany. He is life member of AIB (Association of International
Business) Michigan, USA. Other than Journals and Books, he has written many articles
for popular magazines like Business Today, Indore Manager Etc. He has recently written
a status paper on the topic, “TRANSFORMING INDIAN RETAIL THROUGH FDI".
He has been resource to two MDP’s conducted by the institute for managers
of various industries namely in the area of Service Marketing and Business Environment.
He is actively involved in consultancy and has given operational consultancy to
Puma Source, UK. His area of interest includes Promotional Strategies, International
Market Selection and Product selection, Trade Financing and Market Research. He
is currently perusing his PhD from Banasthali Vidhyapeeth, Rajasthan which is NAAC
A Grade University. His topic of PhD is, “An Empirical Study on Promotional
Mix Strategies Adopted by Selected Soybean Processing Companies”.
Dr. Punit Kumar Dwivedi
PhD (Commerce), MBA( General Management), M.Com, MDP (IIM-A)
Assistant Professor: Finance & Accounting Area
Dr. Punit Kumar Dwivedi is academically associated as Faculty in Accounting and Finance Area in PIMR Indore. He is a PhD Guide (Registered) at FMS-Pacific University,Udaipur,Rajasthan and ICFAI Jharkhand. He was also an Expert Committee Member of WCAER – World Center for Academic Excellence and Research. He is Associate Editor of Asia Pacific Journal of Management & Entrepreneurship Research (APJMER), Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Financial Management (IJFM), Advisory & Review Board Member of PES Business Review, Bengaluru, India, Editorial Member of International Journal of Marketing and Business Communication (IJMBC),CLEAR- International Journal of Research in Commerce and Management (IJRCM),AE International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research (AE-IJMR), Blue Ocean International Journal (BORJ- Journals), India. He is also in Book Review Board of two edited books entitled Rural Management in Post-Reform Era and Rural Development in Post- Colonial Era. Dr. Dwivedi is Honble General Secretary of Society for Advancement of Villagers Education and Rural Assistance (Savera NGO). He is the Chapter Head (Indore) of Management Teachers Consortium-Global (MTC-G). He has ‘N’ number of National and International publications in refereed journals and books having ISSN and ISBN. He is also Visiting Faculty at RICM (Regional Institute of Cooperative Management, Gandhinagar) Attended 15+ Faculty Development Workshops including workshops at ISB Hyderabad and AIMA, New Delhi. He has Coordinated (as Secretary/Convener/Chief-Coordinator-FDP) a series of FDPs on “Recent Trends in Teaching Pedagogies and Research Methodology". Dr. Dwivedi is also Faculty Trainer of National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN). Attended MDP "Train the Trainer's Program" at KLMDC IIM-Ahmedabad. He has also Participated and Presented Research Papers in 10 International Conferences and 18+ National Conferences. He has also invited as Chair-Person for different Technical-Sessions specialized with Entrepreneurship, Finance, Agri -Marketing and Corporate Governance in various International and National Conference. He has coordinated “Largest Backwards Walk” “Guinness World Records(2014) and Longest Human Chain-Tallest to Shortest (2015) under the flagship of Aaghaaz Entrepreneurship Cell PIMR. The Governor of Uttar Pradesh felicitated him for his innovative approaches in entrepreneurship development (2015).
Prof Sarfaraz Ansari
MBA, MFA (Master of Financial Analyst), CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst)
Assistant Professor – Finance
He is a faculty in the area of Finance having expertise for delivering excellence
in the field of ‘Finance Subjects’ backed up with more than 2.5 years of teaching
experience. He is presently working as Assistant Professor in Finance stream. He
has served in Sanghvi Institute of Management Science (SIMS) Indore where he has
taught at various Postgraduate and Undergraduate levels including coordination in
various academic and administrative responsibilities like Placement committee and
Finance committees. He did his MBA (MS) - 5 years (Integrated) from International
Institute of Professional Studies (IIPS) - DAVV, Indore. He has also successfully
accomplished Master of Financial Analyst (MFA) from ICFAI, Hyderabad and awarded
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) from ICFAI University, Hyderabad. His areas of
interest include Financial Management, Security Analysis and Portfolio Management,
Financial Derivatives, International Finance, Taxation, Financial Services and emerging
issues in Finance and Management.
Prof. Vibha Sahu
Pursuing Ph.D., MBA(HR)
Assistant Professor – HRM & OB
She has joined the institute on 1st Dec, 2011. She is a Post Graduate in Human Resource
Management and pursuing Doctorate in Management. She has one year of industrial
experience. She has worked as an Academic Associate with IIM, Indore for two years.
She has worked as a Visiting Faculty with the various departments of DAVV(IMS, IIPS,
etc.) for seven years. She has attended many workshops and seminars and also presented
papers in international conferences. Her areas of interest are Human Resource Management,
Organizational Behavior and Organizational Effectiveness.
Post Graduation In Human Resource
She has joined Institute on June13, 2011. She is a Post Graduate in Human Resource.
She is having teaching experience of one and half year. She also has a working experience
of six years as a TV News Anchor. She is pursuing doctorate in Management from DAVV,
Indore. Her areas of interest are Event Management, Human Resource and Marketing.
Prof Farhat Ali Syed
MBA(HR, Marketing), MA(English Lit.)
She has joined the institute on 12th Dec., 2012. An Economic graduate from Mumbai
University, she has varied exposure of five years in industry & four years in teaching.
She started her career with multinational companies and also developed software
for All India Radio (AIR) but her love for teaching brought her to the Academics.
Her area of interest is HR, business communication and English. Her expertise lies
in preparing students for their job interviews and self grooming. She has attended
many workshops and seminars and also presented papers in national and international
Prof Dharmendra Sharma
M.Phil, MBA, PGPM
He is working as an Assistant Professor in Prestige Institute of Management and Research. Acquired degree of M.Phil in Management from DAVV University, MBA from Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar (Punjab). He has done Post Graduation Program in Management from IILM Institute of higher education, New Delhi and Graduated in Computer Application from Barkatullah University, Bhopal (M.P), Having 3 years of Industrial, and 4 years of higher teaching experience. He has attended various National & International Conferences and workshops on various disciplines of Management. He has 10 publications to his credit. His areas of interest are Business Statistics, Quantitative Techniques, Production & Operations Management, Operations Research and Marketing Research. He is having Certificate of Appreciation from Educational Assessment Australia in coordinating, “The International Assessments for Mathematics in Indian Schools.” In addition to this he has successfully coordinated many academic activities like Coordinator of Discipline Committee, Summer Training program, Industry Visit and Port Visit for the students. Based on his keen interest and active participation in teaching and social work, he has been elected as President for Madhya Pradesh unit of “Nachiketa, Centre for Development of Human Potential” (NGO).
Prof Anubha Bendre
Pursuing Ph.D., MBA(IB)
Assistant Professor: International Business
She has joined the institute on 1st Dec, 2011. She has done her Master’s in International
Business from School of Economics, DAVV, Indore. She is pursuing her Doctorate from
Banasthali Vidyapeeth, Rajasthan in Marketing stream. She has to her credit Diploma
in French language and is a graduate in Kathak dance. She holds an industrial experience
of four years in shipping industry and teaching experience of three and half years.
She has co-ordinated many activities like Port Visits for International Business
Students, Course Curriculum design, Management Fest and Cultural Activities. Her
Areas of interest include International Business and Marketing , Economics ,Logistics
Prof Deepesh Mamtani
MBA (PA), B.E. (COMPUTER SCIENCES)
Assistant Professor: HR and Systems
He has been associated with Prestige Institute of Management & Research, Indore
since December, 2012 and is presently working as Assistant Professor. He did his
masters in Personnel Administration from DAVV, Indore and bachelor in Computer Sciences
and Engineering from RGPV, Bhopal. He has two and half years of teaching experience
and more than one year of industrial experience. His interests are in the area of
management competency development, HR issues in managing organisational change,
human resource management and development. His other core competencies lies in areas
of Corporate IT strategy, MIS design frameworks, IT for development and Decision
Support Systems. He has attended multifarious conferences and workshops. He takes
immense pride in serving his alma mater Prestige Institute of Management of which
he is a proud alumnus.
Prof. Rajeev Bhatnagar
B.Com., M.C.M., MBA (AIMA)
Assistant Professor: Systems
He joined the Institute on September 15, 2010. He is a result-oriented professional
and has more than nineteen years of IT industry and academic experience. He started
his career from executive position in MIS, at Prestige Foods Ltd. in 1992. His professional
and corporate work experience includes handling various roles and responsibilities
in ERP, MIS, Strategic Planning, IT and Education Industry. He has successfully
implemented five ERP (SAP R/3) overseas projects and managed Indian Offshore Development
Centers of US based IT organizations in challenging situations. His area of interest
includes MIS, training and corporate relations. He is a winner of National Competition
for Young Managers (NCYM) conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA) and
member too. He has been selected for Rotary International Group Study Exchange program
me for Brazil.
Prof. Kushboo Makwana
She has joined the institute on 1st April 2010.Prior to academics she has 01 year
extensive corporate experience in Public Relations & Events. She started her career
with INOX Multiplex after which he joined academics. She has worked with Vaishnav
Management College. Presently she is a co-ordinator for event management Programme.
Her areas of interest are Marketing Management, Advertising, Events and Public Relations.
Dr. Satnam Kaur Ubeja
Assistant Professor: Marketing
She joined the Institute on Dec 19, 2011. She has submitted her Ph.D. Thesis is
Jan 2012 in the area of marketing from JNIBM, Vikram University, Ujjain. She has
done her MBA in 2005, M.Sc (Maths) in 1999 and B.Sc in 1997 from Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya,
Indore. She has twelve years of teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate
levels that include coordinating and handling of various academic and administrative
responsibilities. She has served in M.B.Khalsa College, Indore for seven years,
One year for IMR, Nashik, two years for PITM, Indore, About one year for PIPS, Indore.
She has been empanelled as paper setter and examiner by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya,
Indore, Pioneer Institute of Professional Studies, Indore. She has presented research
papers in National / International Conferences and published research papers in
Proceedings and Journals. He has also attended several National / International
Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, organized by various institutes including MTMI,
Canada, MTMI, IMS Indore, MITS, Indore, PIPS, Indore, Her areas of interest include
product and Brand Management, Product Management and strategies, Marketing Management
Advertising, Brand Management and Service Marketing and also Higher maths papers,
Calculus, Differential Equations, Business, Statistics Research Methodology, QT,
OR, All, Complex analysis and all UG mathematics papers. She has nine publications
in the area of marketing and general management to her credit. She was HOD in PITM
, Indore and cultural head in every college from last 10 years, she was counseling
head in M.B. Khalsa college in year 2003-07, and PITM 2008-10, Program coordinator
in PIPS, Indore, for the year 2010-11 and also Coordinator of Major Research Projects
of PG students, Joint Sectary in national Conference PIPS, Indore.
Dr. Raju C. John
Assistant Professor: Mass Communication
He joined the Institute on November 21, 2011 as Assistant Professor. Currently he
is the coordinator of Mass Communication Program. He has five years of teaching
experience. He has industrial experience in news channel, magazine and newspaper.
He also worked as Public Relation Officer with IIM Indore. His areas of interest
include development communication, reporting and editing. He was coordinator of
publicity for International Conference- 2012 at PIMR. He has attended conferences,
seminars and his many papers have been published in reputed Journals.
Prof Roopali Jain
Assistant Professor: Systems
She joined the Institute on July 7, 2008. She has five years of experience in the
area of Academics and 7 month of experience in software development. She has attended
many national and international conferences, workshops and has four publications
to her credit. Her areas of interest are Operating System, DBMS, C, C++, Microprocessor
& Assembly Language, Digital Computer Electronics and Organizations, Computer Fundamental
& Architecture, MIS, Information System, Introduction to Java, and Computer Applications
Prof. Shardha Haryani
She joined the institute on July 12, 2010. She has done M.Sc(Mathematics) from Holkar
Science College, D.A.V.V., Indore. She has seven years of teaching experience in
academics. She has been distinction holder throughout the academics. She has various
publications to her credit and has attended a number of conferences, seminars and
workshops organized by various institutes and organizations. Her areas of interest
are Differential Equations , Calculus , Discrete Mathematics and Statistics.
Prof Shakti singh Sonlanki
She has joined the Institute on July 1, 2011. She did Masters in Computer Application
from Banasthali Vidyapeeth, Rajasthan and having Diploma in French and Certification
in German. . She has experience of more than 5 years in the field of Academics and
Corporate. She has worked as soft skill trainer and created various learning packages
which are popular in India and across the Globe. She has designed various programs
for training the trainer. Her areas of interest are Information Technology, Management
Information System, Database Management System, Business Communication, E-Commerce
and Visual Basic.
Prof. Shailendra Gangrade
Prof Shailendra Gangrade
Prof Shailendra Gangrade is currently Assistant Professor in the area of Finance
joined the Institute on Nov 19, 2012. He is pursuing Ph. D. in the area of Finance
from DAVV,Indore. He has done his MBA Finance in 1996, B. Com. in 1993 from Devi
Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore. He has Seven years of Industrial experience and
Nine years teaching experience at postgraduate levels that include coordinating
and handling of various academic and administrative responsibilities. He has served
in Medi-Caps Institute of Tech. and Management, Indore for four years, about one
year for Truba College of Engg & Tech, Indore, two years for LNCT–MER, Indore and
two year for RKDF, Bhopal. He has been empanelled as paper setter and examiner by
Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore and IMS-DAVV, Indore. He has presented research
papers in National Conferences and published research papers in Proceedings. He
has also attended several National / International Conferences, Seminars, Workshops
and FDPs, organized by various institutes including PIMR Indore.His areas of interest
include Financial Services, Financial Markets and Institutes, Security Analysis
and Portfolio Management, Accounting for Managers and Financial Management.
Prof. Mohit Moghe
Prof. Mohit Moghe is currently Assistant Professorin the area of International Business.
He has joined the institute on 19/11/12 . He has recently attended the Faculty Development
Program conducted by IIM Indore. His areas of interest includes EXIM Policies, Export
Finance, Import Management and International Economics. He has also attended MDP
conducted by IIFT, New Delhi. Before joining our Institute he was associated with
Sanghvi Institute of Management & Science and MB Khalsa Education Society. He has
attended various National and International Conferences including CERE (IIM, Indore)
and published a paper in International Conference (SICOM).
Prof. Saroj S. Prasad
UGC-NET qualified in Management
Mrs. Saroj Prasad is currently Assistant Professor in the area of Finance. She is
UGC-NET qualified in Management and she has total experience of six years in teaching
Finance. She has received a grant of rupees 1 Lakh from University of Pune, 2010-11
for research project. She has successfully completed two months training program
in ICFAI Hyderabad. Her areas of interest include Corporate Finance, Accounting,
financial service and Banking. She has participated in various national conferences
and workshops. She proposes to do her Doctoral work in Finance.
Dr. Ranjana Patel
M.B.A. (Finance and Information Technology)
Assistant Professor: Finance
She joined the institute on July 4, 2006. She is having more than twelve years of academic and research experience along with year of corporate experience. She has more than Twenty Five publications to her credit and has taken part in various National and International conferences, workshops, seminars and faculty development programs. She is Asset Qualified Professional Programmer ( AQPP). She has successfully coordinated various National and International level Institute developmental activities for the Institute. She has presented research papers at various national and international conferences. She has conducted training sessions for Platoon Commanders at Rustamji Armed Force Police Training School, Indore and Postal Department, Government of India. She has also co-authored a book on Business Communication, edited one International Conference book titled Business Innovations and Entrepreneurship: Transforming World Economy(2010) and two Monographs titled Contemporary Cases in Management (2008) and Business Renaissance: Innovative Architecture for Tomorrow (2009). She has also complied one status paper on Managing Environmental Changes for Global Prosperity. She was also in the editorial board of Prestige International Journal of Management and Research and Prestige Research Abstracts.
Her teaching areas include Project Management, Financial Derivatives, Financial Modeling Using Excel, Financial Services, Entrepreneurship, Business Communication and Strategic Management. Her training interests include Project Management, Advanced Modeling in Excel, Personality Development, Business Communication, Entrepreneurship, Stress Management and Motivation.
Prof. Devendra Jain
B.sc (Microbiology) and MA in Economics from DAVV, Indore
Mr. Devendra Jain is a Faculty in the area of Marketing. He was a student of PIMR
2001 batch .He is B.sc (Microbiology) and MA in Economics from DAVV, Indore. His
areas of interest includes consumer behavior, Service Marketing ,Sales management
,Basic Marketing management ,Supply chain management .He is into academics for four
years now .Prior to joining Academics he had worked in Pharmaceutical industry for
5 YEARS with companies like Pfizer, SRL Ranabxy, Alembic limited .Before joining
prestige he worked with Bansal institute and was a part of NEN SMARTH E –CELL .He
has attended and presented papers at International conferences held at Jamanalal
bajaj institute ,Mumbai and TIT Bhopal.
Prof. Sunil Kumar Verma
M.B.A. (Finance and Marketing), M.A. (Economics), M.Com. (Accounting & Taxation)
Prof. Sunil Kumar Verma is currently Assistant Professor in the area of Finance.
His areas of interest include Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting and Taxation.
He has more than ten year experience. His dissertation (M.Phil) work was in the
area of Finance. He has done M.B.A. (Finance and Marketing), M.A. (Economics), M.Com.
(Accounting & Taxation) and PGDCA.
Prof. Arun Saxena
Mr. Arun Saxena is currently Assistant Professor in the area of Human Resource Management
and Organisation Behaviour. He has more than six years of academic experience in
different management colleges such as Shri Vaishnav Institute of Management, Indore,
Medicaps Institute of Management, Indore and Chameli Devi School of Management ,
Indore. His area of interest includes HRM, Business and Labour Laws, Social and
Industrial Psychology and HRD Audit. He has attended and published papers in various
conferences and seminars in the field of management and law. He edified with number
of case studies in subjects of management and law. He has attended Faculty Development
Program on Research Methodology and Current Practices in HRM. He has also conducted
sessions on Personality Development and Impression Management.
Dr. Ravi Changle
(B.Sc., M.B.A., Ph.D.)
Dr. Ravi Changle (B.Sc., M.B.A., Ph.D.) is currently an Assistant Professor in the area of Finance at Prestige institute of Management & Research, Indore. He has accomplished his Doctoral Program on the topic “A Study Measuring Risk of Public and Private Sector Banks Using GARCH Model” from Banasthali University and pursued MBA in Finance from IBS, Mumbai. He has worked as the Vice President of “Swastika Investmart Ltd.” He has also served IIM- Indore as an Academic Associate. Meanwhile he had been fulfilling the responsibilities of Research, Mentoring, Evaluation and Teaching as a faculty and gained experience of over 6 years. His area of teaching and Research interest includes Risk Management, Econometric Modeling and Testing, Marketing Research, Corporate Finance, Security Analysis & Portfolio management, Financial Engineering, & Investment Banking. He had presented and published papers in various National and International Conferences on several topics viz. Volatility Forecasting Using GARCH Models, GDP Forecasting Using ARIMA Model, Factor Analysis for Entrepreneur ability of Engineers and Managers, Impact of Dividend Announcements on Shareholder’s Wealth to name a few. He had also published a Case Study of NICT, developed cases on Gatiman Auto Ltd., IIFL Ltd., Crescent Water Parks, Indo-Fills Ltd., etc. and conducted various Student and Faculty Development Workshops on Business Intelligence and Data Analysis using Computer Applications in Mumbai and Indore. He has delivered hands on training on Research Methodology and SPSS to over 200 PhD (Management) Scholars of Devi Ahilya University for the fulfillment of the requirements of the Doctoral Program’s Research Corsework-2014. He has also conducted MDPs and FDPs on Business Intelligence and Research Methodology at Mumbai and Indore. His area of consulting and training include Risk Modeling and Management, Financial modeling using Excel, Research Intelligence using SPSS, E-views, SAS and STATA. Currently he is working on the book entitled “Corporate Governance and Risk Management”.
Key Functional Areas for Training, Research and Consulting: Enterprise and Financial Risk Management, Financial Modeling, Business Intelligence & Data Analytics using SAS, SPSS, E-Views and STATA, Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management.
Dr. Seema Jhala
Ph.D, M.A. B.sc
She has joined the prestige Institute of Management and Research on 21st of October
2013.She is awarded Ph.D in economics in 2008.Her Ph.D topic is Development, Displacement
and Rehabilitation; Socioeconomic issues emerging from Sardar Sarover project. She
is centrally Administrated Doctoral Research Fellow of ICSSR, New Delhi for the
year 2003-2006.She is also NET qualified for lectureship in Economics in 1999.As
institutional doctoral research fellow, and she has attended many national level
workshops and seminars. She has also some exposure of Research Methodology and Computer
Application in social sciences. She has one and half year of teaching experience
her area of interest is Developmental Economics, Welfare economics, Humanities and
engineering along with core economics.
Prof Umang Mehta
He has joined the prestige Institute of Management and Research on 21st of October
2013.He has done MBA with Major Finance Minor Marketing in the year 2011.In his
Industrial Exposure he worked as a Business Analyst in Capital Via Global Research
Ltd. His areas of interest are Fundamental of Management, Operations Research, Business
Mathematics, Financial Derivatives, and Insurance Management. He has been issued
License by IRDA and continuously providing his consultancy and counseling in the
area of Insurance and Investment.
Prof Arpita Patel
M.Sc (Electronic Media)
Assistant Professor: Mass Communication
She joined the Institute on December 21, 2011 as Assistant Professor. She has One
year seven month teaching experience. She has 2 yrs 11 months of industrial experience
in Television Production, She has done many Audio Visual Projects and her areas
of interest include Audio Visual Production, Mass communication, Advertising, and
Prof Anuradha Pathak
She has joined Prestige Institute of Management & Research as Assistant Professor
in December 2013. She is a Computer Science Graduate and holds Masters in International
Business and Economics. Qualified UGC-NET in Management, she is pursuing Doctorate
from DAVV. Previously she was associated with Shri Vaishnav Institute of Management
as Assistant Professor and has eight years of teaching experience at post graduate
level that includes subjects like Business Environment, Export Procedure & Documentation,
Import Management, International Economics and other general management subjects.
She has handled various academic and administrative responsibilities during the
tenure. She was the Member- Editorial Team SVIM e-journal. She has edited one book
on “Facing Challenges in The Era of Globalization” (2013). She has attended several
seminars, workshops and presented and published research papers in National/International
Conferences proceedings and journals.
Dr. Rupal Chowdhary
Ph.D., M.Phil, MA (Economics), UGC NET Qualified
Assistant Professor: Economics
She joined the institute on July 14, 2005. She is currently Assistant Professor
(SG) in the area of Economics. She is associated with the institute from more than
six years. She has also served IIM Indore as a trainee Academic Associate. Her areas
of interest include Managerial Economics, Macroeconomics, International Economics
and Econometrics. She has more than seventeen publications to her credit. Her doctoral
work was in the area of Macroeconomic Variables and Economic Growth in India : A
study Since Economic Reforms. She has developed number of case studies.She has attended
and presented paper in various National and International Conferences including
IIM, Indore and Nirma University, Ahmedabad. She has been Honorary Secretary and
life member of Indian Society of Training and Development, Indore Chapter. She has
also acted as a reviewer for McMillan publishers for the books in the area of Economics.
She has also served on the Editorial Board of Prestige International Journal of
Management and Research.
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Ph.D(ECONOMICS)
She has joined the institute on 1st july 2014.She is an Assistant Professor in the
area of Managerial Economics and International Business Environment. She has been
awarded a Ph.D degree in “A Study of Indian Industrial Economy and its Economic
Reforms” from Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith,Varanasi.She has been completed
her research work in 4 years.She has completed B.A.(Econ.Hons.) from B.H.U.and M.A.
(Economics) from Jiwaji University,Gwalior. Till now she has five publications to
her credit. She attended various seminars and also presented papers there. She has
six months experience in academics.Her area of interest are in Managerial Economics,
International Trade,Macro and Micro Economics.
UGC- NET Qualified (Management)
Assistant Professor: International Business.
She joined the institute on July 1, 2014 as Assistant Professor. She is a Post Graduate
in International Business. She has 1 year industry and 1 year teaching experience.
She has published 2 international research papers and attended several seminars
and international conferences. She is a Certified Industrial Accountant also a CLAT,
CAT trainer and has one year teaching experience in this area. She has been the
coordinator of Industrial Visits and Personality Development Cell. Her areas of
interest include Managerial Economics, International Retail Management, Supply Chain
Management, and International Trade.
Bharti Malukani is MBA(Honors), MCM(Honors), M.Com and currently pursuing her Ph.D
from DAVV Indore. She is having 8 years of academic experience and 6 months of industrial
experience. Currently, she is working as Assistant Professor and previously she
worked with LNCT Indore and Proton Business School, APS University, Rewa and BMM
College , Bhilai. She has taught diverse set of subjects like IT, Ecommerce, Social
Media, General Management, Business Communication, Financial Management, Marketing,
Research Methodology, etc. She has attended 1 State level, 8 National Level and
3 International Level Seminars & Conferences and she is the recipient of Best Research
paper in National Seminar 2008 organized at SSIMT, Bhilai. She has 13 research paper
publications as well as she has worked as Associate Editor and Editor on “college
yearly magazine Synergy 2010, Prabhandan & Taqniki vol (4th,5th & 6th ), and worked
as a Reviewer of IT track in International Conference Transilience 2012 held at
Shri Shankracharya Institute of Technology and Management Bhilai and has also published
3 web publication. She has developed Psychological Tool ‘Scale Of Virtual Communities
(Vc) For Business Development’ (SVCBD-KBCS), 2013-2014. Published under MANASVI:
National Psychological Corporation, Agra.She was appointed as a external examiner
in IMS (Ecom) and Shri Aurobindo institute of Management for PGDM(HA). She has awarded
for Best Faculty in Lakshmi Narain College of Technology -MER in 2012-13 and has
got 8th Position in University Merit List in MCM and 1st Position in college in
Dr Minal Uprety
She joined the institute in July 2014. She is Ph D in Statistics, M. Sc (Stats)
& MBA in Operations. She has 7.5 years of experience in academics. Earlier she had
worked with ICFAI, Raipur and Sanghvi Institute of Management & Science Indore.
She has attended several national and international conferences and presented the
papers. She has many national and international publications to her credit. She
has also attended FDP on Operations Management organized by IIM Banglore & a month
long training programme conducted by ICFAI Hyderabad. Her areas of interest are
Statistics, Operations Management, Operations Research etc.
Prof. KHUSHBOO SAMOTA
M.Tech. (Comp. Sc.), M.Sc. (Comp. Sc.)
Assistant Professor: Systems/Information Technology
She joined the institute in July 2014 as an Assistant Professor in the area of Systems/Information Technology. She has a graduation degree in Computer Application and completed her post-graduation (M.Sc., Computer Science) from SCSIT, DAVV Indore and carried forward her academics with completion of another post-graduation (M.Tech., Computer Science) from Banasthali University (Raj).During her Post graduation (M.Sc.) she was a third topper of Devi Ahilya University. She has been a distinction holder throughout her academics. She has 2.5 years teaching experience and 1 Year experience of Research & Development. She has technical expertise in Microsoft Office, SQL,Oracle 9i, MATLAB, Arc GIS, Shell Programming and specializations in Computer Networking,Software Engineering,Data Mining,Enterprise Resource Planning and Information System. She acquired ISO 9001:2008 certificate in C, C++, Data Structures, DBMS, Visual Basics 6.0, and Java. She has worked as a Project Trainee in Department of Atomic Energy at Raja Ramanna Center for Advanced Technology (RRCAT), Indore. She has also completed “off campus outreach certificate programme which is a basic training program of “Remote Sensing, Geographical Information System and Global Positioning System” by IIRS(Indian Institute of Remote Sensing),Dehradun. She delivered Lectures as an expert of Computer Application for PhD course work and master degree program’s at Devi Ahilya University, Indore. She attended a winter school on “Data Analytics” which was conducted by IMPECS, Germany & SCSIT, DAVV, Indore.She also attended a QIP “Ancient Science & Technology”which was conducted by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur. She has attended many other workshops & Conferences. She has guided 10 B.Tech. Projects. She is a member of IACSIT (International Association of Computer Science & Information Technology) and IAENG (International Association of Engineers).
Assistant professor:Human Resources
She joined the institute on 05 July 2014 as Assistant Professor, HR. She has done
graduation (B.E, Computer Science) from Acropolis Institute of Technology and Research,
2006-10 batch. She completed her PGDM (PM & HRD) from Balaji Institute of Management
and HRD, Pune, 2010-12 batch. She has also done a correspondance course of Master
of Labor Laws and Labor Welfare from University of Pune, 2010-12 batch. She has
around 2 years of experience as an HR Executive in the industry. She has attended
the 14th National Research Methodology Workshop held in PIMR from 07-12 July 2014.
Assistant Professor UGC NET (Management), MBA (Marketing) , BE (Electronics and
Mr. Jitendra Patel has joined the institute on 1st July 2014 as an Assistant Professor.
He is a Management Graduate with Masters Degree in Marketing. He is also pursuing
PhD in Management. He has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) in Management
stream in 2012. He has done bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication
from Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal. Before joining Prestige Institute
of Management & Research, Indore, he had taught at various reputed management institutions
in Indore and Bhopal. His areas of interest include Marketing Management, Service
Marketing, Strategic Management, E Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Production and
Operation Management. He has around 3 years of extensive and excellent experience
in Academics and 2 year of extensive experience in banking and insurance Industry.
He has awarded with faculty of the month and most dynamic entry award in his previous
Institute. He was trainer and course designer in Sales Associate training organized
by National Skill Development Organization. He has got 2 publications in reputed
National Journal, 1 Publication in International Journal and 2 publications in conference
proceedings. He has attended various management conferences, workshops and faculty
development programs and also acted as resource person in some workshops.
BBA, MBA (Marketing with HR)
Assistant Professor: Marketing
He has joined Prestige Institute of Management and Research in July 2014. As far
as his work experience of 4.5 years is concerned it’s a blend of both academics
as well as industry. He is a university topper MBA 2009 Batch, completed his masters
from Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyala, Indore. He has started his career from the field
of Training and Placements in Shri Vaishnav Institute of Management, Indore and
also worked as Head - Dept. of Marketing thereof. He has an experience of two years
in the manufacturing industry and served as member of core management team of the
same. Parallel to the industrial job he has given his consultancy services to one
of the leading Interior Designing firm in the town and also as a one of the editorial
member of a publication house. Before joining PIMR he has served Swami Vivekanand
College of Engineering as Asst. Prof. – MBA Dept.
He has contributed in various fields during his academic tenure like being officiating
T&P officer, Editor- SVG chronicle (A Bi-monthly magazine) and in-charge career
fairs. His core area of excellence is in organising various kinds of academic and
non-academic events. His area of interest are Marketing Management, Advertising
and Brand Management, Organisational Behaviour, International Marketing and Consumer
Behaviour. He is also honoured and holding office as President – VOSA ( Vidya Sagar
Old Student Association).
MBA, UGC-NET Qualified (Human Resource Management)
Assistant Professor: HR
He became the part of PIMR on July-01, 2014 as Assistant Professor. He is a Post
Graduate in the field of HR & Finance as his specialization. He had an experience
of more than one & half year in academic. He had been a part of various national
level seminars & workshops. His areas of specialization are Human Resource management,
Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Development, & General Management.
Mr. Ravi Kumar is having more than 5 years experience in Advertising and Marketing,
he is an MBA with dual majors in Marketing and Production Management. He was previously
associated with Srijan Advertising as a Senior Copywriter and Visualizer, where
he worked on brands such as Maruti Suzuki, Free Press, Omaxe Developers and Tata
Motors. He has won numerous national and international creative advertising contests.
His areas of interest are Advertising, Brand Promotion, Public Relations, Corporate
Communications and Marketing.
UGC NET (Management), MBA (Systems IT & Marketing) , BCA
Mr. Arnav Chowdhury has joined the institute on 1st July 2014 as an Assistant Professor.
He is a Management Graduate with Masters Degree in System and Marketing also pursuing
PhD in Management. He has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) in Management
stream in 2012. Prior to this he has graduated in Computer Applications from Makhanlal
Chaturvedi National University, Bhopal. Before joining Prestige Institute of Management
& Research, Indore, he had taught at various management institutions in Indore.
His areas of interest include Information Technology, Systems, Marketing, E- Business,
Operating Systems and Computer Applications. He was the Member- Editorial Team SVIM
e-journal. He has around 3 years of extensive and excellent experience in Academics.
Apart from this he has published one research paper in national and one research
paper in international conferences and has attended various conferences, seminars
Mrs Nivedita Wagle
She has been associated with PIMR since April,2009, as the Placement Officer.She is MBA(HR) and comes with a rich work experience of more than 17 years, both in India and abroad,withorganizations like Swissair, Emirates and Welingkar Instituteof Management and Research.
MBA -Marketing, M.Phil-Psychology
He has a total work experience of 10 years and has worked with brands like Eli Lilly and Co., ICICI Prudential, HDFC Standard Life. He has been serving the industry as a corporate trainer since last 4 years and currently associated with Prestige Institute of Management & Research, Indore as Assistant Placement Officer. He has been conducting training programs successfully for industries like automobile, pharmaceuticals, textile, infrastructure, agriculture, leather, information technology, finance, manpower solutions and some PSUs on subjects like Interpersonal skills, selling skills, team building skills and various other managerial skills.
His areas of expertise include subjects like Marketing Management, Sales and Distribution Management, Organizational Behaviour and Business Communication. His training and teaching methodology includes designing and developing customized training modules as per the training needs of the participants and ensuring the desired learning through case studies, role plays, activities games and discussions. His training style has been widely appreciated by majority of his clients which include organizations like, Volvo Eicher Commercial Ltd., Tata Steel, Avtec Ltd., NHDC Ltd.,NHPC Ltd., DCM Shriram Ltd. and many more.
He is a passionate academician, perfect blend of science and management, a motivator and a philanthropist with positive frame of mind. He has vast experience of teaching and administration in the field of academics. He has done his Masters degree in Organic Chemistry, MBA in Systems and Finance, Master of Philosophy in Business Administration, PGDHRM and currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Information Security. He has published several research papers in National and International Journals of repute. He has also attended many National and International conferences and workshops in India. He has travelled across India for promotion and branding.
Dr. Atul Vora
Ph.D.,MP-SLET, MBA, M.Com.
Assistant Professor – Finance, Accounting & Taxation
Dr. Atul Vora joined Prestige Institute of Management & Research (PIMR) on October 1, 2015. He possesses more than twenty two years of experience in academicsat postgraduate & graduate levels; and had worked in corporate at managerial capacity in the area of accounting and taxation for more than five years. He did graduation, post-graduation and Ph.D. from DAVV, Indore and also qualified MP-SLET (equivalent to NET).
Before joining PIMR, he had served in reputed institutions of Indore like Gujarati Commerce College, Renaissance College of Commerce & Management, Sanghvi Institute of Management & Science etc.. His area of interest includes accounting, financial management, direct taxes, indirect taxes, security analysis, financial derivatives, company law, and business law. He is also recognized Ph.D. guide for Pacific University, Rajasthan. He has been awarded with ‘PRESIDENT’S SCOUT’ in the year 1983 by the President of India, ShriGianiZail Singh.
He also possesses practical knowledge in the field of accounting, audit and taxation as hehad undergone CA article ship and worked as a Chief Accountant in the corporate. He is also a certified trainer of accounting software TALLY.
Over the years, he has developed an innovative approach to teaching and conducting research with the simulation games.He has presented research papers in National / International Conferences and published research papers in journals of national & international repute. He has also attended several Seminars, Workshops, and Faculty Development Programs. He also co-authored a book on Security Analysis & Portfolio Management.
Ph. D (Mgmt.) Pursuing, MBA (Finance) – 5 yrs integrated, Master of Financial Analyst (MFA), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Asst. Professor – Finance, Academic Experience – More than 6 years
He is associated with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore since March, 2012 as an Assistant Professor in Finance. He is pursuing Ph. D. (Management) on the topic “A Study of Investment Behaviour of Investors in India” from Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhayala, Indore. He has expertise for delivering excellence in the field of ‘Finance Subjects’ backed up with more than 6 years of academic experience. He has high level of initiative towards research oriented activities as well as extra-curricular areas, developing student centered, congenial learning techniques. He has attended various National and International Conferences and published papers for the same. He has attended various FDPs, Case Writing Workshops, and Research Methodology Workshops. As a coordinator he represented various students’ activities at National level events like Manthan (Annual Cultural Fest), Pragya (National Summer Internship Report Presentation Contest), Prayas (National Major Research Project Contest), Shantiniketan (A learning cum excursion tour), Coordinated Educational Visit to RBI, SEBI and NSE with students. He has also coordinated various Seminars, Extra Mural lectures and Workshops for students related to finance field and invited experts of finance industries under aegis of PIMR Finance Club. He is also the coordinator of PIMR Rotaract Club and responsible for various Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR) activities. He is an MBA graduate with Finance specialization from International Institute of Professional Studies (IIPS), DAVV Indore, Master of Financial Analyst (MFA) from ICFAI University, Hyderabad and awarded with Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He has also done various certifications from NCFM conducted by NSE.