Faculty Achievements

At VESIM, our faculty members are involved in conversations with students, exchanging ideas with their peers and business leaders, and global community. We believe faculty members are the core of our school. Hence, we motivate them to learn and update their knowledge. We provide them several opportunities to attend national and international conferences, as well as publish their research papers in reputed journals. As a result, today several of our faculty members have been bestowed teaching awards, highly cited research papers, lifetime achievement awards, and university awards.
  • The Centre for Data Management, Ministry Of Corporate Affairs; Govt. of India has sanctioned research grant for the research project ‘Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure Level on Corporate Governance Mechanism’.
  • A collaborative research project on "Retail investors perception" is being jointly conducted with Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research


Dr. Seema Sant

Dr Seema Sant is awarded 2nd Runner up position for the year 2021-22 under the category of BMA Outstanding Faculty Award



Dr. Jyoti Chandwani

Dr. Jyoti Chandwani has been awarded the "Gold Global Jury Award" by the Wadhwani Foundation for evaluating a high number of students' business plans across the globe.


Prof. Snehal Chincholkar

Prof. Snehal has received the Session's Best Presentation Award ( For Technical Session on Tourism Marketing ) at 5th International Conference Hospitability and Tourism Management  2017 ( ICOHT-2017) held at Colombo, Sri Lanka on 17th and 18th October 2017.

Dr. Ajay Kumar Gupta

Dr Ajay Gupta has become professional ATLAS.ti senior trainer in Asia Pacific region. He is the only senior trainer in India to train, teach and offer consulting in qualitative research data analysis using ATLAS.ti, the most advanced qualitative assessment software and research methodology. There are only 28 professional ATLAS.ti trainers and Consultant in the World and he is one amongst them. He is authorized to offer training and consulting on ATLAS.ti and qualitative research methodology across the globe.

Dr. Ajay Gupta

Dr. Ajay Gupta was invited to chair the session at “The Asian Conference on Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences” at Kobe, Japan. He also presented his paper titled “Psychological Disposition in Qualitative Research” in the four days international conference from March, 22 to 25, 2016.  

The detail is given in the link.


The full paper has been published in conference proceedings with ISSN: 2187-4743


Dr. Seema Sant

Dr Seema Sant  received the Best Presentation Award at 19th International Conference on Business and Commerce Management (ICBCM 2017) conducted by World Academy  held at Singapore on 4th & 5th May 2017. More than 10 countries Faculty had participated in conference .Countries such as USA, UK, Indonesia, Japan, Macao, Philippines, Taiwan, Poland, Russian Federation etc. I was also assigned as the Session Chair for Session II on May 4, 2017 in Conference

It was great experience as I could exchange and share the experiences and research results on all aspects of Business and Commerce Management. It had provided a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Business and Management. 


Dr. Neerja Kashive

Received first prize in HR tract for paper “Employer Branding a new strategy for attracting and managing right talent in the organization”, at IMED, Pune, international conference on “Talent Management for Leaders of the next generation”,22nd  and 23rd  Feb 2013.

Dr. Neerja Kashive

Received Best Research Paper for paper, “Attracting Human Capital in Digital Era: Impact of Employer Brand Equity on Organization attractiveness (OA) and Firm Performance (FP)”, at 4th International HR conference, K.J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, 3rd and 4th Feb 2017.

Dr. Neerja Kashive

Prof. Neerja Kashive has received Best professor in Human Resource Management from Business School Affair & Dewang Mehta National Education Awards on 25th Nov  2017 at Taj Lands End.

Prof. C G Prakash

Prof C G Prakash's research paper titled, "Perception of Management Students w.r.t. the Industry Needs and Skill Development" has been awarded 'The Best Research Paper-Runners Up' under Human Resource Track in International Research Conference organized by Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies on 14th March 2019.

Prof. C G Prakash

Prof C G Prakash has recently published a book titled: Project Management -For Beginners and Professionals.

VESIM Professors Dr Sachin Deshmukh, Dr Seema Sant and Dr Neerja Kashive presented their research paper titled,"Modelling Employee attrition Using Logistic Regression" at the international conference on Business, Big Data and Decision Sciences held from 22 to 24 th August 2019 at Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan which was held to understand the importance of big data for business and decision making. There were participants from 58 countries presented their research and a total of 544 papers were received. 300 papers were presented at the conference with different themes.


Dr. Satish Modh

The Management, Spirituality, and Religion (MSR) explores how spirituality and religion can influence organizational dynamics and affect management outcomes. In that regard, MSR is devoted to defining the relevance and impact of spirituality and religion in management, organizations, and society. Dr. Satish Modh, the director of Vivekanand Education Society Institute of Management Studies & Research (VESIM) served as a reviewer for the Academy of Management, MSR Scholarly Program in 2019, Because of his Valuable Contribution, He received an Award for the Outstanding Reviewer which recognizes his scholarly contribution in this program.

Dr Neerja Kashive have received Best Research Paper(Third Prize) along with the co-authors Dr. Vandana Tandon Khanna and Ms Manish Bharthi at IIM Indore NASMEI Summer Marketing Conference held from 26th- 28 th July for the paper titled, "Employer Branding through Crowdsourcing: Understanding the Sentiments".


Dr Shalini Bariar, Associate Professor- VESIM B-School, Received Best Teacher Award in Marketing by Higher education forum on the occasion of its 10th Teachers Day celebration which was on 14th September 2019


Uma Bhushan wins Top 30 Education Marketer Award 2019

VESIM Faculty and Associate Dean of Executive PGDM program Dr Uma Bhushan received India's top 30 Educational Marketer trophy from the Director of IIM Trichy Dr Bhimaraya Metri and Director of BIMTECH Dr H Chaturvedi on Monday, Sept 16th for the social media campaign that was run exclusively  for the EPGDM program during Feb-May, 2019.The ASMA annual awards are given annual to encourage and felicitate adoption of social media in the marketing of educational programs in educational institutions by Adoption of Social Media in Academia (ASMA).

Dr Debjani Banerjee Wins Outstanding Management Teacher Award

VESIM Faculty and Associate Dean Accreditation Dr Debjani Banerjee won Outstanding Management Teacher Award during the 17th International Conference of AIMS International held at IIM Kozhikode. She thanked all her students and the director who gave her the opportunity to share her expertise and freedom to explore to develop herself.

Best Research Paper (First Prize) at 7th International HR Conference

Dr Neerja Kashive have received Best Research Paper(First prize) for her Research Paper titled "Understanding the leadership Roles in manging conflict and building trust in virtual teams" along with the co-authors Dr. Vandana Tandon Khanna and Miss Lina Powale at 7 th International HR Conference held on 30 th -31 st January, 2020 and the theme of the conference was 'Leadership in Changing Times'

Prof. Snehal Chincholkar

Prof. Snehal Chincholkar received the award titled Best Professor in Marketing in 25th Dewang Mehta National Education Award 2017.
Prof Pradip Kumar Mitra
Prof Pradip Kumar Mitra has been selected as one of India's Best Finance Teachers for 2021 by Association of International Wealth Management Institute Of India (AIWMI). This List of 30 faculties published by them is an ode to all those wonderful finance teachers who continue to shape the present and the future of our country.

Dr. Laxmi Goritiyal

Dr. Laxmi Goritiyal has been felicitated with "Outstanding Research Paper Award" received from University of Mumbai at 14th International Commerce and Management Conference on "Management Strategies for Global Investments in India and From India; FDI and ODI"  organised by University Department of Commerce, University of Mumbai  on Thursday, 12th and Friday, 13th January, 2017, Vidyanagari Campus, Kalina, Santacruz (east), Mumbai. 

Topic of Research Paper: Make in India - Aerospace Sector (Civil & Defence Aerospace Sector: An emerging opportunity in India