Know Your Professors
We at National School of Business are a great team of innovative, collaborative, seriously fun loving, research oriented individuals. We strive to make classes enriching, interesting and result-oriented.
NSB faculty have been rated 4.8/5 by the students in a confidential appraisal signifying highest student satisfaction
Prof. B S Prakash
He has around 30 years of national/international marketing experience. A Gold Medalist in MSc Program of Bangalore University and an alumnus of IIM, Ahmedabad.
Prof. Y P Rao
He is a renowned management and organizational behavior expert. He has worked as Principal and Dean in leading management institutions in Bengaluru and Hyderabad.
Dr. A. V. Rao
A doctorate degree holder in Management, Dr. A. V. Rao began his career in the field of Logistics Management, HR and Sales coordination and went on to gain more than 20 years of industry experience. Due to his passion for academics, he moved to academics and has over 15 years of academic experience. He is currently Director of Corporate Relations and HOD – Academics at National School of Business.
Dr. Sridhara Murthy S R
He is the President of National School of Business and holds doctoral degree in management. Dr. Sridhara has won the national level “Shiksha Bharathi Puraskar” awarded by All India Achievers’ Foundation. He has been conferred “Best Faculty” award several times for his innovative teaching. He specializes in International Business, Marketing & Strategy.
Dr. Lalith Achoth
He has more than 20 years of experience in teaching and research. He has published several research papers and is a senior resource person for various organizations.
She has over a decade of teaching experience in the area of Management Information System. She holds M.Phil., MCA and PGDCA degrees.
Prof. Rishiraj Dasgupta
He has worked as a corporate manager in ICICI Bank Ltd., and as a senior consultant in KPMG Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd. He has a PG Diploma from IIM-C in Finance and Marketing.
Prof. B K Kumar
An alumnus of IIMA, Kumar has 2 decades of experience at the CEO/GM level. He teaches in the areas of Strategic Management & Marketing.
Prof. Suresh R
He has work experience of over 23 years in Manufacturing Sectors, viz., EID Parry (I) Ltd., Hindustan Photo Films, Hindustan Unilever, BPL Telecom, Mphasis, etc.
Prof. Sorabh Bajaj
He is an MBA graduate from Ohio University, Athens, USA. He teaches in the areas of Business Environment, International Business, and Operations Management.
Prof. Pratima Narayan
She holds a Master's degree in Business Laws from the National Law School of India University, Bengaluru. She has over 12 years of professional as well as teaching experience.
Professor Swarnadeep handles Accountancy and Finance modules and his areas of interest include Portfolio Management and Security Analysis. He has completed his MBA in Financial Management from Bharathiar University and has been working as Faculty -Finance for the last one year at National School of Business.
Dr. L.R.S. Mani
He has a versatile background with 34 years of industry experience and over 12 years of academic experience. In industry, he has worked in all functional areas other than Finance and R&D. He has served in several reputed organisations like Mahindra and Mahindra, Escorts, Videocon and Bajaj Tempo, etc.
Dr. Santosh, B.M.
Dr. Santosh holds a doctoral degree from the Australian Catholic University, Australia. He is a Change Management & Research Consultant with more than twenty years of experience of assisting organisational leaders and teams in achieving better performance. He teaches Organisational Studies, Change Management, SHRM, and Strategic Management subjects.
Prof. Abishek Santhosh Raj
He holds a bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering from Anna University, Chennai. A soft skills trainer, he has passionately trained and inspired over 4000 students in the area of soft skills and communication in various educational institutes across India. He completed MBA (Marketing) at the National School of Business and received the degree from the University of Mysore.
UGC – NET certificated in Management. Ph.D Scholar at IIT Madras.
Prof. Divya Mathur
She is an Asst. Professor at NSB. She holds an MBA from Jiwaji University, Gwalior, and is UGC-NET certified in Commerce. She is NSE certified in Capital, Derivatives and Commodity Module. She has also attended several seminars and workshops and a Management Development Programme on Eviews-an analysis software organized at PESIT South Campus.
Dr. S. Md. Karimulla Basha
Dr. S. Md. Karimulla Basha is a recognized expert in business management .He possesses 14 years academic experience in different B-schools. He handles Business Statistics, Business Simulation and other major subjects of the MBA and PGDM programmes with impeccable qualifications; Associate Professor, NSB Academy, Bangalore.
Dr. C Gnanaprakash, M.Sc., Ph.D.,
Faculty at NSB Academy, Bangalore (Aug, 2019 onwards) Jain University, Bangalore (Jan, 2014 – May, 2018) Xavier Institute for Management &Entrepreneurship, Bangalore. (Dec, 2010 – June, 2013) Guest Faculty, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore (2008-10)
M.Sc Applied Psychology, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu
B.Sc Computer Science, Rev.JMC, MK University,Tamil Nadu
Prof.Dr. S. Syed Ahamed
Holds a Doctorate degree in Management, having 17 years of strong Academic, Administrative & Research Experience in teaching Post Graduate students and managing Academic Institutions affiliated to reputed Universities of India. Board of Studies member for several Universities and Autonomous Colleges & serving as an Editorial Board Member and Reviewer for leading National & International Journal of repute. Expertise in affiliation and approval process of University/ AICTE, National and International Academic Accreditations and Research Centre recognitions etc. Currently he is holding his position as Head-Academics (MBA & PGDM), responsible for design and development of Curriculum & Course, Controller of Examinations.
Prof. Kiran Jyaram
Prof. Kiran Jayaram has 9 years of academic and industry experience and he is an alumnus of Christ University . Masters in Business Administration in Human Resources Management and also a PhD Scholar at VTU. He has worked as a corporate trainer in an Italian based company and also served as an Asst. Professor at Alliance University Bangalore. Areas of interest - HR, Soft Skills and Entrepreneurship.