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.


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.

Prof. Sudhindra Gargesa


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.

Prof. S. Santhanam


M.Sc (Mathematics)

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

Areas 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


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, BalmerLawrie& Co. He was a CEO at Shripet Polymers and Shripet Industries, Deputy Chief of Vigilance, IBP Group of Companies.  17 years of teaching experience.

Areas of Expertise

Marketing, Corporate & Strategic Management, Supply Chain Management

Dr. Rohini G. Shetty



Has 4 years of Industry experience and 21 years of teaching experience at Post Graduate level. Was formerly Associated with the University of Mysore. Has published 25 Research papers in National & International Journals and authored 2 Monographs. Has done book reviews in Communication and Organisational Behaviour.

Is a certified NLP Practitioner.

Areas of Expertise

Communication, OB, HRM and Allied Subjects 

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

Production & Operations Management, Organisational Behaviour 

Dr. Hema Harsha

Associate Professor


Over 20 years of experience in Industry and Teaching.  Training consultant for various IT & ITES Companies and certified NLP Practitioner. She has published research papers in refereed journals.  Has presented Research Papers in National & International Conferences.

Areas of Expertise

Information Systems, Business Law and HRM


Prof. Vijayalakshmi

Assistant Professor


Over 4 years of IT industry experience and 10 years of experience in Management education at Post Graduate level. Certified Trainer & Facilitator from Carlton Advanced Management Institute Accredited work study program.  Presented Papers in National and International Conferences & Published research articles.

Area of Expertise: HRM, IT & Business Law

Prof. Manjunath S Menedhal

Assistant Professor

MBA, M Phil, UGC-NET Management

Over 2 decades of Teaching experience at Graduate and Post Graduate Management students. He has published presented papers at various National and International Conferences and published Research Papers in Scopus, WOS and Reputed Journals. His papers have won the best research paper awards in the finance track at National and International conferences.

Area of Expertise : Accounting, Finance and Taxation

Prof. Anu A. Natraj

Asst. Professor

MA (Economics), MBA

Has 9 years of total experience out of which 10.5 years  Academic experience.

She has published and presented Research Papers at National & International Conferences.

Area of Expertise

Economics, HRM, and Entrepreneurship

Prof. Dhanush M R

Assistant Professor

M.Com, NET JRF, (Phd)

1 year of academic experience.  Presently persuing PhD.

Prof. Swathi P R

Assistant Professor

M.Com | UGC NET-Commerce | KSET-Commerce | (MBA)

2 years of experience as an Academician. Qualified for Assistant Professorship by UGC-NET and KSET in the area of Commerce. Completed Masters in Commerce, with Accounting and Taxation as the areas of specialisation. Currently pursuing MBA, Financial Management. Presented papers in national and international conferences. 
Areas of Specialisation:
Accounting, Taxation, Finance. 
Research Interest:   Finance

Papers Presented

Ms. R. Kalavathi

Academic Associate


One year Teaching Experience

Ms. Geetha P

Academic Associate


One year teaching experience

Prof. S.G. Rajalakshmi

Deputy Director (Placement & Admissions)


Area of Expertise

Has 16 plus year of experience into Placements and Admissions. Recruits, tests, and hires sales and marketing professionals. Business planning and new customer acquisition plans. Arranging for the placement of the students through campus interviews. Arranging for expert lecturers to update the students and the staff regarding. Monitoring the working of alumni association and to arrange their meetings. Arranging entrepreneurship camps, motivating the students for self-employment, guidance and counselling of the students regarding various sources of finance, men and material for self-employment. Participated various HR related seminars and events.

Ms. Amreen Ismat M. Khan

Dy. Director


One year HR Experience.

Area of Expertise

Systems & Human Resources

Ms. Manjula M



Over 17 years of experience in Library and Information Science.

Expertise in Database like EBSCO, Moodle, LIbsuite, ProQuest and J-Gate, besides which has professional experience working on Photoshop, Website designing, Digital Brochures, and Poster Designing. Has handled various job role like Online Database Management, Cataloguing, Procurement, Research Assistance for Ph.D. Scholars, Journals, Thesis and Project related Database guidelines to students and faculties. 

Visiting Faculty

Prof. Karthik S N

Assistant Professor


Prof. Chandini S M

Assistant Professor


Administrative Staff

Shri V. Muralidhar

Vice Chairman


Over two decades of Industrial Experience in Finance and Accounting.  Over a decade of experience in training at the Outbound and Adventure Learning Programme at Garwale and organising Kollegal Village Vocational Ventures (V3) Programme.

Ms. Hemalatha S

Deputy Director, Finance

M.Com, MBA

K P Sadanandan

REGISTRAR (Admissions & Administration)

B.A (Econ.)

Somashekhar M S

Deputy Librarian

M.LIS, MA (Eco)

5 years experience in Library Automation and Digitization

Sneha V




Office Assistant