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Dr. Jigna Trivedi

Associate Professor

Dr. Jigna Trivedi holds a graduate and post graduate degrees in Management from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. She holds a doctoral degree from S.P. University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand. She had received the fellowship from Entrepreneurship Development Institute, Ahmedabad, during her course of doctoral research work. She is associated in the capacity of Associate Professor in Management department at Shri Jairambhai Patel Institute of Business Management and Computer Applications (formerly known as National Institute of Cooperative Management-NICM), Gandhinagar. Currently she holds the charge of director to oversee the administrative responsibilities. She is a recognized guide of Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Ahmedabad. She holds one year of corporate experience, and eleven years of teaching experience. She holds the credit of presenting seven and fourteen papers at various international and national level conferences, respectively. She has attended more than ten training programmes, faculty development programme and workshops at national and state Level. She has many research papers published in national and international level referred journal of repute. She has received many best paper awards for paper presentation in various national level conferences. She holds the credit of working as a Co-Principal Investigator/Coordinator of District Human Development Report for Porbandar and Navsari district. She also involved in preparation of DHDR of Botad district. The policy document or project was funded by Gujarat Social Infrastructure Development Society (GSIDS)-Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar. She has contributed in newspaper articles too. Her book titled-‘New Paradigms of Business Plan for Select Horticulture Crops-A Practical Textbook for Entrepreneurship’ is currently under publication. Her expertise of knowledge is shared through visiting or guest assignments with various institutes of national importance. She has also imparted research training to doctoral students and Class 1 and 2 level government officials. Her interest areas consist of Accounting for Managers, Cost Accounting for Managers, Corporate Taxation and Mergers and Acquisitions. She holds the recognition of guiding award winning business plan. She has actively contributed in organizing various co-curricular activities like state level and national level business plan competition- Advitiya at the institute.

  • Doctor of Philosophy- Ph.D (Management) from Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand, in the year 2012. Title-‘A Study on Micro Venture Capital Finance in India with Special Reference to Gujarat’.
  • Master of Business Administration-MBA (Finance) from K.S. School of Business Management, Ahmedabad, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad., in the year 2004, with GPA=3.45/ 4.30.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration-BBA, from K. S. School of Business Management, Ahmedabad, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, in the year 2002, with 76.20%.
  • Higher Secondary Certificate- HSC (Commerce), from Mount Carmel Higher Secondary School, Ahmedabad., Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, in the year 1999, with 82.67%.
  • Secondary School Certificate-SSC, Mount Carmel High School, Gandhinagar, Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, in the year 1997, with 76.86%.
  • MS Office (2000), from SSI Education Centre, Gandhinagar, Private Institute, in 2004, with ‘A’ grade.
  • NCFM’s Dealers Module, from National Stock Exchange, Mumbai, in the year 2004, with 55.5%.
  • Accounting Package (Tally), from SSI Education Centre, Gandhinagar, from Private Institute, in the year 2005, with ‘B’ grade.
  • Certificate Course in Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS), from Department of Statistics, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand, Sardar Patel University, in the year 2009, with ‘A’ grade.
  • Total 12 years 11 years in teaching and 1 year industry experience.
  • Management Trainee, at Anagram Stockbroking Ltd., Ahmedabad, from 20/09/2004, to 30/06/2005, i.e. 9 Months & 10 days. Tracked the Quarterly Results of Listed Companies, Prepared the contents of Daily and Weekly File, Assisted in preparing Research Reports based on Fundamental Analysis.
  • Officer- Research, at Anagram Securities Limited, from 01/07/2005 to 06/08/2005 i.e. 1 Month & 1 day.
  • Lecturer at C.K.Pithawalla Institute of Management (CKPIM), Surat, from 08/08/2005 to 07/01/2006 i.e. 5 Months. Taught subjects like Managerial Accounting, Managerial Economics & Organizational Behaviour.
  • Lecturer at National Institute of Cooperative Management (NICM), Gandhinagar, from 09/01/2006 to 31/12/2010 i.e. 5 Years. Taught subjects like Business & Technology, Strategic Financial Management, Productions & Operations Management, Compensation Management, Cost Accounting, Financial Accounting, Taxation, Mergers & Organization Structure and Dynamics.
  • Assistant Professor at Shri Jairambhai Patel Institute of Business Management and Computer Applications (formerly known as National Institute of Cooperative Management- NICM), Gandhinagar from 01/01/2011 to 31/01/2014 i.e. 3 years & 1 month. Taught Accounting for Managers, Cost and Management Accounting, Corporate Taxation & Mergers & Acquisitions.
  • Associate Professor, in the same college from 01/02/2014 to 18/07/2016 i.e. for 2 Years and 5 Months. Taught the above mentioned subjects.
  • Director-In-Charge, in the above institute, from 19/07/2016. Teaching subjects like Accounting for Managers, Accounting, Corporate Taxation & Mergers & Acquisitions & also handling Administration responsibility.
  • Secured 99 marks in the subject of Statistics in 12th Standard.
  • Received Research Fellowship from Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI), Gandhinagar. The duration of fellowship was of one month commencing from 15th June 2009 to 15th July 2009.
  • Received Best Paper Award for presenting the paper titled, “An Analysis of Students’ Feedback of Management Institute Through Kano Model”, in the Marketing track, at the National Level Conference on ‘Emerging Trends in Business’ held on 3rd May, 2014 at C.K. Pithawalla Institute of Management, Surat.
  • Secured 2nd Rank in the Best Paper Award, for presenting the paper titled, “An Empirical Study on Rupee Depreciation with Respect to Residents of Gandhinagar District”, in the Economic Development, Global Commitments and Poverty in India- track, at National Seminar on Law, Gender and Social Transformation in India: Issues and Challenges, held on 8th February, 2015 at Anand Law College, Anand.
  • Secured 1st Rank in the Best Paper Award, for presenting the paper titled, “An Empirical Study on Farmers Club: An Innovative Initiative by NABARD”, in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Development- track, at National Seminar on – A Strategic Perspective on Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Development in India, held on 10th March, 2015 at Anand Institute of Management, Anand.
  • Received Best Paper Award for presenting the paper titled, “A Study on Relationship of E-Commerce Business and Indirect Taxes”, in the Goods and Service Tax in India, at the National Seminar on ‘Companies Act 2013 and Goods and Service Tax (GST) in India’ held on 5th October, 2015 at Anand Institute of Business Studies, Anand.
  • Finance
  • Micro Finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management etc
  • Co-Principal Investigator/Coordinator of, District Human Development Report for Porbandar District. Total Project Cost: Rs.6,00,000. Date of Receipt of project: October, 2014. Project Funded by: Gujarat Social Infrastructure Development Society (GSIDS)-Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar. Status: Completed.
  • Co-Principal Investigator/Coordinator of, District Human Development Report for Navsari District. Total Project Cost: Rs.6,00,000. Date of Receipt of project: October, 2014. Project Funded by: Gujarat Social Infrastructure Development Society (GSIDS)-Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar. Status: Completed.
  • Currently working on District Human Development Report for Botad District. Total Project Cost: Rs.6,00,000. Date of Receipt of project: June, 2016. Project Funded by: Gujarat Social Infrastructure Development Society (GSIDS)-Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar. Status: On-going.

Contribution

  • Was handling the “Seminar Committee”
  • Member of “Book Selection Committee” for library.
  • Assisted in Coordinating “Parakh-2007” – A State Level Summer Project Competition, held in August, 2007 Gandhinagar.
  • Assisted in Coordinating “Parakh-2009” – A State Level Summer Project Competition, held in December, 2009 Gandhinagar.
  • Coordinator of Grand Project Collection, Arrangement and Presentation Scheduling.
  • Chief Coordinator of Newspaper Committee.
  • Coordinated Orientation Programme for Batch 2009-11.
  • Organized and Coordinated intra college one day workshop “Helios” on Entrepreneurship for two divisions in the college, in the Academic year 2008-09.
  • Organizer of “Advitiya -2010” – A State Level Business Plan Competition, held in February, 2010 Gandhinagar.
  • Coordinator of Arohan-National Level Management Event and Chief Organizer of Advitiya- a sub event of Business Plan Competition in Arohan held on 29th and 30th October, 2010, Gandhinagar.

BOOK PUBLICATION :

  • A Subject Book on: ‘New Paradigms of Business Plan for Select Horticulture Crops-A Practical Textbook for Entrepreneurship’, First Edition, Bookwell Publisher, ISBN No.: 978-93-80574-96-7, pp. 1-129.

ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN NEWSPAPERS :

  • Titled- ‘Various Macro-Economic Factors Affecting Home-Currency’, in Gandhinagar Samachar (Gujarati) Daily, Section- ChintanSabha, 26th February, 2015, Thursday, p.4.
  • Titled-‘An Empirical Study on Rupee Depreciation with respect to Residents of Gandhinagar Region’, in Gandhinagar Samachar (Gujarati) Daily, Section- Charcha-Sabha, 3rd March , 2015, Thursday, p.4.

PAPER PUBLICATION :

INTERNATIONAL LEVEL :

  • A Study on Development of Farmers: A Holistic Approach by Gujarat Agro Industries Corporation Ltd (GAIC), in a book, ‘Global Recession to Global Recovery- Enhancing Enterprise Competitiveness through Human Capital and Operations Management’, with , ISBN : 978-93-81361-73-3, Published by Excel India Publishers, in the, Year: 2012, pp.367-378.
  • An Empirical Study on Rudi Multi Trading Company Limited (RMTCL): An Initiative to Empower Rural Women, Rural Retailing and Customers in a book, ‘Consumer Behaviour and Emerging Marketing Practices in Marketing, with, ISBN Nos : 978-93-5097-411-7, Published by Himalaya Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., in the, Year: 2013, , pp.252-268.
  • An Empirical Study on Market Potential of Eco-Chulha in Anand and Gandhinagar Region, in the book, ‘Consumer Behaviour and Emerging Marketing Practices in Marketing’, with , ISBN Nos : 978-93-5097-411-7, Published by Himalaya Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., in the, Year: 2013. , pp.239-251.
  • An Exploratory Study on Business Opportunity in Flavoured Maize Flakes, in the book, ‘Emerging Issues in Finance and Business Management’, with, ISBN Nos : 978-93-81212-33-2, Published by Bharti Publications, in the, Year: 2013. , pp. 493-505.

NATIONAL LEVEL :

  • An Exploratory Study on Entrepreneurship Opportunities in Women Apparel ‘Kurtis’, in a book, Tenth Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship, with, ISBN 978-93-80574-47-9, Published by Bookwell Publisher, Volume- II, Year: 2013, pp. 741-749.
  • A Case Study on Edupreneurial Initiative of Charutar Vidya Mandal (CVM) at Vallabh Vidyanagar, in a book, Tenth Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship, with , ISBN 978-93-80574-47-9, Published by Bookwell Publisher, Volume- II, Year: 2013, , pp. 1069-1080.
  • Knowledge Entrepreneurship: A Case Study on GaneshaSpeaks.com (Pandit Ventures Pvt. Limited), Eleventh Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship , ISBN 978-93-80574-78-3, Published by Bookwell Publisher, Volume- I, Year: 2015, , pp. 61-77.

REFERRED JOURNAL :

  • Special Economic Zone: An Effective Tool for Economic Development, in Vishleshan (Analysis), with, ISSN: 0973-6891, Vol.34, Nos.4, October- December 2009, pp.16-25.
  • Social Entrepreneurs- Meaning & Significance, in, VNSGU Journal of Management and Administration, with, ISSN: 0975-6361, Vol.1, Nos.2, July- December, 2009, pp.56-74.
  • An Illustrative Case-Study on Gandhinagar District Cooperative Milk Producing Union, in, Cooperative Perspective, with, ISSN: 0302-7767, Vol. 45, (3), October –December, 2010, pp.38-46.
  • Inventions and Innovations at the Bottom of the Pyramid, in, Bi-Annual Journal of IEM Institute of Business Management, with, ISSN: 0975-5268, Vol.1, Nos.2, 1st July to 31st December 2010, pp.18-22.
  • The Role of Dairy Cooperatives in Women Empowerment, in, The IUP Journal of Agricultural Economics, with, ISSN: 0973-2276, Vol. VIII, No. 1, , January, 2011, pp. 41-51.
  • Eco-Buddy Cowdung Pots- Gadget to Save Environment & Self Employment, in, Journal of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management, with, ISSN 0974-9772, Volume II, Issue I, Jan-June 2011, pp.43-48.
  • Self Help Groups- An Instrument for Women Empowerment, in, Anvesak, with, ISSN: 0378-4568, Volume 41, Number 1, January-June 2011, pp.97-108.
  • Is Towering Gold an Investment Choice?, in, e-Srujan-“The Journal of Innovative Thinkers”, http://www.kipm.edu.in, with, ISSN: 2231-4539, Volume 1, Nos.2, Aug, 2011 to Feb, 2012, pp.1-9.
  • Role of Micro Finance in Boosting Women Entrepreneurship: A Study on Gandhinagar District, in, Gavesana – Journal of Management, with, ISSN: 0975-4547, Volume 4, Issue 1, January-2012- June-2012, pp.43-55.
  • Initial Public Offerings (IPOs): A Boon or Bane?, in, Indian Journal of Finance, with, ISSN: 0973-8711, IC Value: 5.09, Volume 6, Issue 12, December, 2012, pp.26-36.
  • A Study on Role of Nisarg Sewa Trust- An NGO for Sustainable Rural Livelihood and Rural, in, Journal of Exclusive Management Science, www.aeph.in, with, ISSN 2277 – 5684, Vol 1, Issue 9, , October, 2012, pp. 1-14.
  • Emerging Opportunities and Challenges of Venture Capital Finance, in, Journal of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management, with, ISSN 0974-9772, Volume II, Issue II, July-December 2011, pp.58-70.
  • Reverse Mortgage: An empirical study on familiarity and perception of senior citizens in Ahmedabad, in, Anvesha- An IES Research Journal, with, ISSN 0974-5467, Volume 5, Issue 4, October-December, 2012, pp.1-8.
  • A Study on Impact of M&A News on Price and Volume Traded of Top Automobiles Companies Listed on BSE, in, Sankalpa: Journal of Management and Research, with, ISSN 2231-1904, Volume 3, Issue 1, January-June 2013, pp. 39-49.
  • A Study on Short Run and Long Run Analysis of IPOs Listed in 2007 to 2011, in, Allana Management Journal of Research, with, ISSN: 2231-0290, , Volume II, Issue 2, , July-December-2012, pp. 25-38.
  • An Empirical Study on Domestic Business Opportunity in Selling of Cottonseed Oil and Palm Oil, in, Interdisciplinary Journal of Management and Behavioural Sciences (IJMBS), with, ISSN 2278-1285, Volume 1, Issue 4, October- December 2012, pp. 10-18.
  • A Study on New Facets in Entrepreneurship, in, NICM Bulletin – The Journal of Management and Co-operation, with, ISSN: 2249-2275, Volume IX, Issue 4, October- December-2012, pp. 27-39.
  • Study on Awareness Level and Usage of IPO Grading Among Investors of Gandhinagar City, in, Indira Management Review- Bi-annual Research and Academic Journal, with, ISSN: 0974-3928, Vol. VII, Issue 1, January-2013, pp.57- 69.
  • An Empirical Study on Awareness and Challenges of Crop Insurance in Anand District, in, GIAN Jyoti E-journal, www.gjimt.ac.in/GianJyotiE-Journal.htm, with, ISSN: 2250- 348X, Vol.3, Issue 2, April-June, 2013, pp.81-93.
  • An Empirical Study on Customers Opinion and Satisfaction on Services Provided by Depository Participants of Gandhinagar, in, South Asian Journal of Socio-Political Studies (Sajosps), with, ISSN: 0972-4613, Vol.13, Issue 2, January- June 2013, pp.71-75.
  • An Exploratory Study on Potential Development of Tourism Entrepreneurship in Gujarat, in, Pravara Management Review (PMR), with, Print ISSN: 0975-7201, Online ISSN: 2278-0165, Vol.12, Issue 1, January- June 2013, pp.11-28.
  • Entrepreneurship-Meaning and Significance, in, Synergy- Journal of Management, with, ISSN: 0973-922x, Vol.14, Issue 1&2, January- December 2012, pp.39-51.
  • A Study on Role of Industrial Training Institutes (ITI’s) in Promoting Self Employment in Gandhinagar District, in, Pacific Business Review, with, ISSN: 0974-438x, Vol.6, Issue 2, August 2013, pp.1-10.
  • A Study on Pre & Post Performance Evaluation of Merger and Acquisition of Top Companies of BSE and NSE, in, SIES Journal of Management, with, ISSN: 0974-2956, Vol. 9, Issue 2, September-2013, pp.3- 15.
  • A Study on Pre & Post Performance Evaluation of Merger and Acquisition of Selected Indian Banks, in, The Journal of Institute of Public Enterprise, with, ISSN 0971-1856, Vol.36, No. 3&4, July-December, 2013, pp.97-111.
  • A Study on Leverage Analysis and Profitability for Selected Paint Companies in India, in, Quest Bi-Annual Referred Journal of Management and Research, with, ISSN 0976-3317, Vol., IV, Issue I, December, 2013, pp.3-13.
  • A Study on Cattle Insurance in Villages of Gandhinagar District, in, Business Perspectives and Research, with, ISSN: 2278-5337, Vol. 2, Nos.2, January-June 2014, pp.25- 36.
  • Performance Analysis of Bankex Banks through CAMEL Model, in, Management Dynamics, with, ISSN:0972-5067, Vol.13, No.2, 2013, pp.1-13.
  • A Case Study on Entrepreneurial Initiative of Leo Resort Junagadh (Saurashtra), in, Bauddhik Journal of Management, with, ISSN, 09754131, EISSN 2277-4955, Vol.5, No.1, January-April, 2014, pp.53-64.
  • An Analysis of Students’ Feedback of Management Institute Through Kano Model, in, CKPIM Business Review, with, E-ISSN: 2347-5587, Vol. II, No.5, May, 2014, pp.26-44.
  • Post Merger Financial Performance of Tata Motors Limited: An Evaluation, in, HuSS: International Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Sciences, with , ISSN (Online): 2349-8900, ISSN (Print): 2349-4778, Vol 1, No 1, , June, 2014, pp.36-40.
  • A Study on Human Resource Accounting (HRA) Disclosures Made By Selected Indian Companies, in, Saaransh RKG Journal of Management, with, ISSN 0975-4601, Vol 6, No 1, July, 2014, pp.4-15.
  • Risk and Return Perception of Stock Market Investors of Gandhinagar Region, in, Survey- A Journal of Management and Welfare Studies, with, ISSN 0586-0008, Vol 54, No 3&4, July-December, 2014, pp. 36-47.
  • A Study on Semester System in Schools-A Boon or Curse, in, Prestige International Journal of Management and Research (PIJMR), with, ISSN 0974-6080, Vol.6,7, No.2,1, July 2013, January 2014, pp.1-12.
  • An Empirical Study of Calendar Anomalies: Indian Stock Market Evidence, in , Vishwakarma Business Review, with, ISSN: 2229-6514, Online: 2230-8237, Vol. V, No. I, January 2015, pp.12-18.
  • A Study on Business Opportunity in Soya Paneer- Tofu, in, Amity Business Review, with, ISSN: 0972-2343, Vol. 15, No.2, July-December 2014, pp.45-52.
  • A Study on Innovative Parenting Technique – Green Parenting, in, Rajagiri Management Journal, with, ISSN: 0972-9968, Vol. 8, No.2, December 2014, pp.57-86.
  • A Z-Score Analysis on Working Capital Management Of The Selected Listed Cement Indian Companies, in, Samvad with, ISSN: 2249-1880, IX, March, 2015, pp.49-58.
  • A Study on Waste Management Practices Adopted by GUDA and GMC at Gandhinagar Region, in, NMIMS Management Review, with, ISSN: 0971-1023, XXVII, April-May, 2015, pp.103-121.
  • An Empirical Study on Farmers’ Club Programme: An Innovative Initiative of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), in, Journal of Rural and Industrial Development, with, ISSN Number: 2321-1873, , Vol.3, Issue 1, April, 2015, pp.16-24.
  • The Relationship between Franchisor and Franchisee in Food, Garments and Education Industry, in, ASBM Journal of Management, with, ISSN Number: 0974-8512, Vol. IX, Issue 1, January-June, 2016, pp.57-69.
  • Horticulture Trend in Gujarat, in, Srusti Management Review, with, ISSN Number: 0974-4274, Vol VIII, Issue II, , July-Dec 2015, pp.1-12.
  • A Kano Analysis of Tourists’ Preferences for Resorts, in, BVIMR Management Edge Journal, with, ISSN No. : 0976 – 0431, Vol.8, No.2, July-December 2015, pp.1-18.
  • An Empirical Study on Rupee Depreciation with respect to Residents of Gandhinagar Region, in, aWEshkar, with, ISSN 0974-1119, Vol. XX, Issue 1, March, 2016, pp.80-98.
  • A Study on Agribusiness Through Microfinance, in, Food Security Law- Interdisciplinary Perspectives, with, ISBN: 93-5145-026-0, 1st Edition, 2014, Year: 2014, pp. 31-41.
  • A Study on Nutritious Biscuits, in, Pacific Business Review International, with, ISSN: 0974-438x, Vol. 1, Issue 1, June, 2016, pp. 67-75.

CONFERENCE PAPERS :

INTERNATIONAL

  • A Study on Development of Farmers: A Holistic Approach by Gujarat Agro Industries Corporation Ltd (GAIC), in 15th Nirma International Conference on Management (NICOM-2012), held at Nirma University- Institute of Management, Ahmedabad from 5th to 7th January, 2012.
  • Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) – A Boon or Bane? in International Conference on Accounting, Taxation and Finance, held at Ganpat University- Faculty of Management Studies, Mehsana from 23rd and 24th January, 2012.
  • Reverse Mortgage: An empirical study on familiarity and perception of senior citizens in Ahmedabad, in International Conference on Accounting, Taxation and Finance, held at Ganpat University- Faculty of Management Studies, Mehsana from 23rd and 24th January, 2012.
  • An Empirical Study on Rudi Multi Trading Company Limited (RMTCL): An Initiative to Empower Rural Women, Rural Retailing and Customers, in 16th Nirma International Conference on Management (NICOM-2013), held at Nirma University- Institute of Management, Ahmedabad from 9th to 11th January, 2013.
  • An Empirical Study on Market Potential of Eco-Chulha in Anand and Gandhinagar Region, in 16th Nirma International Conference on Management (NICOM-2013), held at Nirma University- Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, from 9th to 11th January, 2013.
  • An Exploratory Study on Business Opportunity in Flavoured Maize Flakes, in 3rd International Conference on Finance and Business Management (ICFBM-13), held at Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, by, Society of Technical and Management Professionals (STMP) from 9th and 10th February, 2013.
  • An Empirical Study on Domestic Business Opportunity in Selling of Cottonseed Oil and Palm Oil, in 3rd International Conference on Finance and Business Management (ICFBM-13), held at Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, by, Society of Technical and Management Professionals (STMP), from 9th and 10th February, 2013.

NATIONAL LEVEL

  • Emerging Opportunities and Challenges of Venture Capital Finance, in, Indian Conference on Management (I-COM), held at S.K. Patel Institute of Management and Computer Studies, Gandhinagar from, 10th and 11th March, 2011.
  • A Study on Role of Nisarg Sewa Trust- An NGO for Sustainable Rural Livelihood and Rural Development, in, UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Dimensions of Sustainable Rural Development Management”, held at Center for Studies in Rural Management, Gujarat Vidhyapith, Campus: Randheja, Gandhinagar from, 9th and 10th January, 2012.
  • An Empirical Study on Awareness and Challenges in Cattle Insurance, in, UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Understanding Indian Rural Consumers”, held at G.H. Patel Postgraduate Institute of Business Management, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand, on , 2nd February, 2013.
  • An Empirical Study on Awareness and Challenges of Crop Insurance in Anand District, in , UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Understanding Indian Rural Consumers”, held at G.H. Patel Postgraduate Institute of Business Management, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand on, 2nd February, 2013.
  • An Exploratory Study on Entrepreneurship Opportunities in Women Apparel ‘Kurtis’, in, 10th Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship, held at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI), Ahmedabad, from , 20th to 22nd February, 2013.
  • A Case Study on Edupreneurial Initiative of Charutar Vidya Mandal (CVM) at Vallabh Vidyanagar, in, 10th Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship, held at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI), Ahmedabad, from, 20th to 22nd February, 2013.
  • A Study on Customers’ Opinion on Services Provided by Depository Participants, in, National Seminar on “Trends and Opportunities in Management Disciplines”, held at Anand Institute of Management, Anand, on, 4th February, 2013.
  • A Case Study on Entrepreneurial Initiative of Leo Resort Junagadh (Saurashtra), in, National Seminar on “Prospects and Challenges for Management in Indian Economy”, held at Anand Institute of Management, Anand, on, 8th March, 2014.
  • An Analysis of Students’ Feedback of Management Institute Through Kano Model, in, 2nd National Conference on “ Emerging Trends in Business” held at C.K. Pithawalla Institute of Management, Surat, on, 3rd May, 2014.
  • An Empirical Study on Rupee Depreciation with Respect to Residents of Gandhinagar District, in, National Seminar on Law, Gender and Social Transformation in India: Issues and Challenges, Anand Law College, Anand, on, 8th February, 2015.
  • Knowledge Entrepreneurship: A Case Study on GaneshaSpeaks.com (Pandit Ventures Pvt. Limited), in, 11th Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship, held at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI), Ahmedabad, on, 18th -20th February, 2015.
  • An Empirical Study on Farmers Club: An Innovative Initiative by NABARD, National Seminar on “A Strategic Perspective on Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Development in India”, Anand Institute of Management, Anand., 10th March, 2015.
  • An Empirical Study on Franchsior-Franchisee Relationship for Selected Sectors in the City of Anand and Baroda, in, National Seminar on “A Strategic Perspective on Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Development in India”, Anand Institute of Management, Anand, on, 10th March, 2015.
  • A Study on Relationship of E-Commerce Business and Indirect Taxes, in, Seminar on “Companies Act 2013 & Goods and Service Tax (GST) in India”, Anand Institute of Business Studies, Anand, on, 5th October, 2015.

RESEARCH PAPERS UNDER PUBLICATION :

  • Bond Market Awareness of Retail Investor, Elka Asia Pacific Journal

RESEARCH PAPERS UNDER REVIEW :

  • Agrifinancing in Nadiad Taluka: An Empirical Perspective, Sankalpa: Journal of Management and Research.
  • Working CapitalManagement and Financing of Units at Vitthal Udyognagar, GIDC Anand: An Empirical Perspective, Gavesana – Journal of Management.

AT NATIONAL LEVEL :

  • A Panel Discussion on Social Entrepreneurship (Seminar), at Ahmedabad Management Institution, Ahmedabad, for 1 day, on March 16, 2007.
  • Research Methodology (Seminar), at Indu Management Institute, Baroda, for 1 day, on November 30, 2008.
  • Faculty Development Programme (FDP), in Entrepreneurship at Entrepreneurship Development Institute, Ahmedabad, for 12 days from December 15-26, 2008.
  • Teaching and Research in Management (Workshop), at B.K. School of Business Management, Ahmedabad for 2 days from March 30- 31, 2009.
  • Research Methodology Workshop (FDP), from Nirma University, Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, for 3 days from May 26-28, 2009.
  • Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Dairy Industry (Seminar), from Ahmedabad Management Institution, Ahmedabad, for 1 day on March 20, 2010.
  • How to be a Successful Exporter (Workshop), at Ahmedabad Management Institution, Ahmedabad, for 3 days, from March 25-27, 2010.

AT STATE LEVEL :

  • Use of Statistical Package-SPSS for Research (Workshop) at SJPI, Institute of Management, Gandhinagar, for 1 day on April, 9, 2011.
  • Research Methodology (Workshop) at SJPI, Institute of Management, Gandhinagar, for 3 days, from July 10-12, 2011.
  • Faculty Development Programme (Finance) (FDP) at Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad, for 1 day on July, 27, 2012.
  • 82nd Orientation Programme, from Human Resource Development Centre, Ahmedabad, for 28 days from 1st June- 28th June, 2015.
  • Econometrics for Researchers at Nirma University, Ahmedabad, for 3 days, from 21st April-23rd April, 2016.
  • One Day State Level Workshop on- “User Producer Interface (Use of Statistics in Research)”, on, 6th September, 2014, for, Research Scholars.
  • Induction Training Programme (Phase-II), during, 27th April 2015 to 1st May 2015, for, Research Associate and Statistical Associate

OTHER ASSIGNMENTS:

  • Mock interviewer for PGDBM Students at Udaybhansinhji Regional Institute of Cooperative Management, Gandhinagar.
  • Guest lecture on “History and Development of Dairy Industry in Gujarat”, for Employees of Gandhinagar District Cooperative Milk Producing Union: Madhur Dairy, held at National Institute of Cooperative Management, Gandhinagar.
  • External Evaluator for Viva Voce of Major and Minor Capstone Project, of IInd Year MBA Students, of S.K. Patel Institute of Management & Computer Studies, Gandhinagar.
  • External Exam Evaluator in the subject of Managerial Accounting & Control-I, at Entrepreneurship Development Institute (Gandhinagar) for Post Graduate Diploma in Management-Business Entrepreneurship (PGDM-BE), 2015-2017.
  • Nodal Officer for Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC) Help Center, at NICM, Gandhinagar.