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Prof. Abhay Kumar had acquired his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Business Management, HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar Garhwal. He had completed his MBA from Motilal Nehru Institute of Research and Business Administration (MONIRBA), University of Allahabad in the year 1980. He had also been the elected Social Secretary of the prestigious Dr. Amaranatha Jha Hostel (Muir Hostel), University of Allahabad.
Prof.Abhay Kumar has a total work experience of more than 36 years. He has been an entrepreneur for 3 years and worked in the industry for over 16 years as Senior Manager- Personnel. However, he has keen interest in the field of Marketing Management; Strategy being his forte. He has more than 17 years of experience in Teaching and Research. He has a good number of research papers published to his credit. He has also headed several management institutes of repute and served in Universities as well. He has been supervising Ph.D, M.Phil., and MBA students in their research work and projects. He has also been the Principal Investigator of Govt. Sponsored Projects in his erstwhile assignments.
He has organized and chaired several national and international Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Symposiums, and Colloquiums. He has also been the Key note speaker/Chief Guest at a number of Conferences, Seminars etc. and been instrumental in the organization of various FDP’s and MDP’s. He is a member of numerous bodies related to management education and is on the Board of Management, Advisory Board as well as Member BOS and RDC of a good number of Institutes and Universities.
Apart from being Dean/Director- Management in his various assignments in the past, Prof. Abhay Kumar has also handled additional responsibilities as Chairperson- Entrepreneurship and Incubation Cell, Director-Training & Placement Cell, Head-Institute of Journalism and Mass Communication and actively promoted institutional branding as well. He has also been instrumental in introducing the concept of “Mentorship” at the institutional level in the past.
Prof. Abhay Kumar is presently serving Ansal University, Gurgaon as Dean- School of Management Studies. He has vast experience in training, motivating, and counseling the student fraternity and faculty members.