Academic Development

The Atharva Institute of Management Studies has a structured process for Mentoring students desirous of joining its prestigious PGDM course. Students and Parents get to interact with the Dean and Senior Faculty who have, between them, several hundred years of Industry experience. The Mentoring sessions also help students to choose the specialisation that they intend to take, based on their academic background, skill sets, personal goals, interests and aptitude.

AIMS Faculty

Dr. N.S. Rajan
Alumnus of the elite TISS, has over four decades of experience in the Industry and Academics. The ex-HRD Director of pre merger Air India, Prof Rajan is a legend in the HR industry in India and has spearheaded several pathbreaking initiatives in the industry. His experience in the Airline, FMCG, Pharma sectors is widely acknowledged by Industry titans. He has presented several papers in International Conferences in India and abroad.

Dr. Sujatha Pandey
Dr. Sujatha Pandey is a Phd in Finance and an Economics expert, she has also been awarded the Best Faculty by the Bombay Management Association and has exposure to international education having taught in several foreign universities.

Col. Sudhir Raje
Col Sudhir Raje is Ex-Defence officer with over all experience of 47 years which includes 27 years active service in Army and 20 years combined experience of industry and teaching. After premature retirement from Army, he worked as GM ,HR in Additya Birla Group and VP, HR in Rubber Products Ltd. where he was instrumental in formulating and implementing HR system and policies.

Prof. Abhay Desai
Prof. Abhay has around 27 years of experience in the Pharmaceuticals industry and around 7 years of experience in the fireld of education. He teaches International Marketing, Sales & Distribution, Retail Management, etc

Prof. Priyanka Oza
Prof. Priyanka Oza is an Assistant Professor having Industry experience of 1.5 years and academic experience of 4.5 years. She has specialized in Finance and teaches Finance subjects like Financial Accounting, Advanced Financial Management, Financial Aspects of Marketing, etc. She is also UGC NET qualified in June 2012.