Dr. N. S. Viswanath

Director General

M Sc, M.A.M.M, M.A.(Economics) Dip in T & D, PhD

PhD in Economics preceded by Masters' degrees in Statistics, Agril Mkg Mgt(Agri Business), Economics. He is specialized in Trg & Development & Managerial Skills. He has over twenty years of Industrial & Academic Experience. He has over seventy papers, technical reports & reviews to his credit.

Area of Expertise


Dr. S. Sathyanarayana



Over 21 years of teaching experience at various premier management institutes. Published many research articles in the field of Finance, Marketing, HR and General Management.  Presented many papers at National and International conferences and won many 'Best Paper' awards besides chairing conference sessions at various conferences.  Corporate Trainer.

Area of Expertise

Finance, Accounting & Taxation.

Dr. S. Bisaliah

Senior Professor

M.A (Economics), Ph.D (USA)

Over four decades of experience in teaching, research, development work and administration. Has been associated with Business Schools for the last 10 years.  Formerly Vice Chancellor of University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore. Has published over 170 Research Articles and Agricultural Development Policy Reports.

Area of Expertise

Agricultural Development and Policy, Rural Development and Economics of Technical Change in Agriculture.

Dr. K.V. Prabhakar

Senior Professor

M.Com, Ph.D

Over 3 decades of academic experience and held several key positions as Acting Vice chancellor, Director, Professor and Dean of Commerce Dept., in Gulbarga University, Karnataka. Has guided over 30 doctoral candidates.

Area of Expertise

Marketing, OB and HRM.

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Prof. S. Santhanam


M.Sc (Mathematics)

Over four decades of academic & industry experience. Was formerly with ITC. Guest Faculty at various B Schools in Bangalore. Authored text books in Statistics & OR.

Area of Expertise

Mathematics & Statistics, Operations Research, Production & Operations Management.


Dr. Lalith Achoth


MSc (Ag), PhD

Over four decades of academic experience, research and consultancy. Carried out research at TEC Monteri, Mexico. Served as consultant at leading management schools, Government agencies and Premier Research Institutes across the country, besides served as Agricultural Economist in several projects. Has published over 135 Research Articles.

Area of Expertise

Marketing, Quantitative Techniques, Marketing Research & Business’ Statistics.

Dr. Sumithra Sreenath


M.B.A, M.Phil, Ph.D

PhD from Symbiosis Institute of Research and Innovation, Symbiosis International University, Pune. Corporate experience at Wipro Infotech.  Over 20 years Post Graduate teaching experience.  Presented papers in National & International Conferences.  Also HR Consultant for Pearson Education.

Area of Expertise

Marketing, HRM & OB


Dr. Rohini G. Shetty



4 years of industry experience and 15 years of teaching experience at Post Graduate level. Was formerly with the University of Mysore.  Presented Papers in National and International Conferences.  Has also done Book Reviews in Communication & OB.

Area of Expertise

Managerial Communication, Entrepreneurship, HRM

Prof. S. Ramgopal

Associate Professor

B.Tech (IIT M), MBA (FMS, Delhi)

Over thirty-three years of corporate experience in various capacities and different functional areas, with companies such as SKF Bearings, Balmre Lawrie & Co. He was a CEO at Shripet Polymers and Shripet Industries, Deputy Chief of Vigilance, IBP Group of Companies.  8 years of teaching experience.

Area of Expertise

Marketing, Corporate & Strategic Management, Supply Chain Management

Prof. B.S. Ravindra

Associate Professor

B.Sc., B.E., PGDIE (NITIE, Bombay)

32 years in two premier Engineering colleges in Karnataka, including 25 years of teaching at the Post-Graduate level. Also having two years of industrial experience. 

Area of Expertise

AREAS OF EXPERTISE: Production & Operations Management, Organisational Behaviour, HRM, MIS.

Research Publications 

Papers Presented

Prof. Anu A. Natraj

Asst. Professor

MA (Economics), MBA

About 2 years of industrial experience in the field of Human Resource management.

Area of Expertise


Prof. Bhavya N

Asst. Professor

MBA, NET qualified

MBA in Finance and Marketing Specialization. She is NET qualified and has presented a research paper in International Conference held in India. She has also published one research paper on the same in a referred journal.

Area of Expertise

Finance & Marketing

Prof. Hema Harsha

Asst. Professor


Over eighteen years of experience in Industry and Teaching.  Training consultant for various IT & ITES Companies and certified NLP Practitioner. 

Area of Expertise

Information Systems, Business Law and HRM

Manjunath S Menedhal

Assistant Professor

B.Com, MBA, M Phil, UGC-NET

Over 17 years of experience in teaching. Has presented papers in National and International conferences.

Area of Expertise

Accounting and Finance

Prof. Pushpa B.V.

Asst. Professor

M.Com, MBA, M Phil, UGC-Net

Over 16 years of experience in teaching. Has presented papers in National and International conferences and has also published research papers in Journals of repute.

Area of Expertise

Accounting and Finance

Ms. R. Kalavathi

Academic Associate


One year Teaching Experience

Ms. Geetha P

Academic Associate


One year teaching experience

Mr. Praveena V Savadi



5 years experience in Library Automation and Digitization.

Mrs. Manjula M



Prof. B.K. Ramaswamy

Joint Director (Placement)

B.Sc, C.Eng, MIETE, MBA, M.Phil

25 years of industrial experience. President’s “Shram Vir” National Awardee.

Area of Expertise

Finance & Marketing

Ms. Amreen Ismat M. Khan

Dy. Director (Placement)


One year HR Experience.

Area of Expertise

Systems & Human Resources

Shri M.T. Srisailam

Placement Officer


38 years of extensive Corporate experience in wide ranging capacities in Central PSU, Autonomous & Private Sector Organisations.

Area of Expertise

Corporate Communications, Public Relations, HRM, Liaisoning

Prof. K.L. Ramadas

Professor & Joint Director (HR & Placement)

BSc, MA, MBA, M Phil, DME, DMA

Former General Manager (CC) HMT Limited, has over three decades of corporate experience in Advertising, Promotion and Corporate Communications and was Associate Director (Admissions) of Bhavan-Marshall MBA Programme.

Area of Expertise

Marketing Management, Marketing, Corporate Communications & PR.

Ms. Ranjitha B B

Trainee Officer, Placement


One year experience

Sri. Sudhindra Gargesa

Director (Academics Admin)

BE Mech

Over 38 years of service in Manufacturing at HMT Machine Tools Bangalore and International Marketing at HMT (International) Limited, in Senior Management Positions. Expertise in Corporate and Business Plans, Systems and International Projects.

Shri V. Muralidhar

Joint Director, Coordination


He has over 12 years experience in Outbound Learning and trainer for executives and Students.

Visiting Faculty

Prof. Sudhakar Kulkarni

Assistant Professor

BE (Electrical & Electronics), MBA

About 2 years Industrial experience.
About 7 years of Teaching experience at Bhavan's Priyamvada Birla Institute of Management, Mysuru

Areas of Specialisation: HRM, Systems and Quantitative Techniques

Prof. Anusha Tangaraj

Asst. Professor


About 2 years Industrial experience.
About 6 years of Teaching experience at Bhavan's Priyamvada Birla Institute of Management, Mysuru.

Area of Specialisation: Marketing

Administrative Staff

Hemalatha S

Deputy Director, Finance

M.Com, MBA

Lt. Col. S.K. Swamy Rao (Retd.)


B.Sc, BE

K P Sadanandan

Dy. Registrar (Admissions & Administration)

B.A (Econ.)

K C Chennakesha

Library Assistant

Dip. in Library Science

Sharada Kumari

Administration Assistant