Department Overview

Department of Commerce and Management has been offering under graduate and post graduate programme relevant to the industry requirements in an exemplary manner since its inception. The department is endowed with learned and experienced faculty members and extremely good facilities. The modern world is full of opportunities beset with challenges. The challenges can be overcome only by possessing the required skill sets. Department offers Ph.D., M. Phil., M.Com. (Finance and Systems), B.Com. (Finance and I.T.), B.Com. (Taxation and Finance) and Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A. Logistic Management). Academic Courses impart the necessary skills with a solid footage of theory and practice required for the industry, commerce and academia. The curricula defined for the course and the course delivery mechanisms are designed to achieve this objective in an uncompromising stature, meeting international standards.


Faculty Details

Dr.Sony Vijayan

Email: sony@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Associate Professor, Research Guide, PGP Chair, (Member, Board of Studies in Commerce)
Qualifications - Ph.D., L.L.B., M. L., UGC-NET
Areas of Interest - Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Maritime Law, Corporate Laws
Experience - 23 years teaching experience and practice as a Lawyer. Presented papers in International Conferences and Journals

Dr. P Balasubramanian

Email: balasubramanian@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor (Sr.Gr.) and Research Supervisor (Chairman, Board of Studies in Commerce)
Qualifications - Ph. D., M.B.A. (Finance), M.Phil. (Management), M.Com. (Finance)
Areas of Interest - Finance, Management and Accounting
Experience - 14 years of experience in teaching and 4 years in research. Published papers in referred journals. Presented papers in International and National Conferences.

Dr. A. S. Ambily

Email: ambilyas@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor (Sr.Gr.) and Research Supervisor
Qualifications - Asst. Professor (Sr.Gr.) and Research Coordinator
Areas of Interest - Finance, HR.
Experience - 15 years academic experience, including 8 years in research. Published papers in referred journals.

Dr. S .Venugopal

Professor, Research Supervisor
Qualifications - Ph. D., M. Com.
Areas of Interest - Finance, Marketing, Management.
Experience - 40 years of experiences in teaching, including 19 years of research.

K. R. Shabu

Email: shabu@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor (Sr. Gr.)
Qualifications - M. Com. (Finance), M. Phil. (Commerce), M.B.A. (Finance), UGC-NET
Areas of Interest - Accounting, Finance
Experience - 30 years teaching experience, including 10 years in research. Published books in Financial Accounting, Management Accounting and Cost Accounting. Published and presented papers in referred journals.

Dr. N.V. Sreedharan

Professor, Research Guide (Chairman, Board of Studies in Business Management)
Qualifications - Ph.D. in Marketing (Advertising), M.B.A. (Finance), M.A. (English Language and Literature)
Areas of Interest - Organisational Behavior, Small Business Management, Strategic Management
Experience - 20 years academic experience, including 11 years in research. (Also serving in Department of Visual Media and Communication)

S Girish

Email: girish@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - M.Com (Finance), MBA (Finance) , UGC-NET
Areas of Interest - Finance, Marketing, HRM
Experience - 11 years of experience in teaching and 1 year in industry. Presented papers in International Conferences and Journals

Dr. Indu Maneesh Kumar

Email: indumanish@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - M.B.A., M. Phil., Ph.D.
Areas of Interest - Marketing, Human Resource Management Advertising
Experience - 4 years experience in teaching, 7 years in research and 4 years in industry.

C.A. Jagdish. S, FCA

Professor (Member, Board of Studies in Commerce)
Qualifications - FCA
Areas of Interest - Finance, Taxation, Auditing Management, Soft Skills
Experience - 18 years teaching and 25 years of experience as Chartered Accountant and Project Management Consultant.

C.A. Pramod Prabhu S.H.

Asst. Professor (Member, Board of Studies in Commerce)
Qualifications - ACA, PGDBA, CISA (USA)
Areas of Interest - Finance, Taxation, Management
Experience - 14 years experience in industry as Chartered Accountant and 14 years in teaching.

Prof. T. K. Ajaikumar

Professor
Qualifications - ACA, PGDBA, CISA (USA), Ph.D. (Honorary)
Areas of Interest - Management
Experience -36 years experience in industry and 10 years in teaching.

K. G. Rajani

Email: rajanikg@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - M. Com. (Finance), M. Phil. (Commerce), PGDCA, SET.
Areas of Interest - Cost Accounting, Management
Experience - 19 years academic experience, including 7 years in research.

Dr. T.G. Manoharan

Email: tgmanoharan@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - Ph.D., M.Phil., M.A. Economics, MBA (Banking and Finance), M.Com.
Areas of Interest - Rural Public Finance, Rural and Urban Economics, Banking, Finance and Taxation
Experience - 18 years experience in teaching, 5 years in research and 3 years in industry.

R Preetha

Email: preethar@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - M.Com., MBA (Finance), M.Phil.
Areas of Interest - Finance, Accounting
Experience - 17 years of experience in teaching and reserach.

Krishna M.B.

Email: krishnamb@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - M.Com., UGC-NET.
Areas of Interest - Finance, Marketing, Management
Experience - 5 years experience in teaching

Rashmi J Menon

Email: rashmij@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - M.B.A. (HR & Marketing)
Areas of Interest - HR, Marketing, PR
Experience - 4 years in teaching and 5 years industry experience. (Also serving in Department of Visual Media and Communication)

Dr. Suresh K

Email: sureshk@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - M. Sc., Ph.D.
Areas of Interest - Environmental Science, Research Methodology
Experience - 24 years experience in teaching, 27 years in research and 9 years in industry.

Vidhya Vinayachandran

Email: vidhya@asas.kh.amrita.edu
Asst. Professor
Qualifications - Ph.D. (thesis submitted), M.Com., B.Ed. UGC-NET
Areas of Interest - Entrepreneurship, Accounting, Management.
Experience - 2 years experience in teaching, 3 years in research.

C.A. Satheeshkumar G, FCA

Adjunct Professor
Qualifications - FCA, CISA.
Areas of Interest - Finance, Taxation, System Audit
Experience - 25 years professional experience as consultant and Chartered Accountant.