Sandhya Prakash

Adjunct Faculty

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  • Doctor of Philosophy, Ansal University, India, 2017
  • MBA Finance, Kanpur University, India, 1995
  • Bachelor of Education, Delhi University, India, 1993
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), Mathematics, 1992
Accounting and Finance
  • Business Statistics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Introduction to Quantitative Methods
  • Entrepreneurship for Disruptive Launch
  • Research Methodology
  • Applied Statistics for Decision Making

Academic experience

Associate Professor (April 2018 - September 2019) IILM University - Gurugram, Haryana, India

  • Working as Dean-Undergraduate Program which envisaged setting up a new university and working on the curriculum development, faculty recruitment and courses allocation.
  • Heading Undergraduate Program, general management of administrative issues.
  • Taught subjects include – Financial Management, Strategic Financial Management, Banking, Math, Statistics and Data Analysis.
  • Mentoring of students and interaction with parents.

Associate Professor (April 2006 to March 2018) IILM Institute for Higher Education - Gurgaon, Haryana, India

  • Taught courses at both Undergraduate and Post graduate level.
  • Subjects included- Financial Management, Contemporary Issues in Accounting, Quantitative Methods, Banking, and other Financial Services.
  • Guided student projects and dissertations.
  • Held Administrative posts as Dean Undergraduate Business School and worked closely with the international partner.
  • Held a position in the International office focussing on student exchange and faculty exchange.

Assistant Professor | (June 1996 to October 2006) IILM Institute for Higher Education - New Delhi, India

  • Built strong rapport with students through class discussions and academic advisement.
  • Performed academic background reviews to develop tailored lessons based on student needs.
  • Evaluated and supervised student activities and performance levels to provide reports on academic progress.
  • Actively participated in development and implementation of curriculum and instructional modules to help streamline incoming students.
  • Held classes for students to manage the gap between the Indian and UK education system.
  • Close interaction with the University of Bradford, UK, on the course delivery, assessment and grading.
  • Represented IILM at the exam board of University of Bradford.
  • Attended AACSB_EFMD conference on assessment and curriculum.

Corporate and Professional Experience

Management Trainee (1995-1996), LNJ Bhilwara Group, India

Corporate and Professional Experience

  • Management Trainee (1995-1996), LNJ Bhilwara Group, India

Research Interests

  • Paper titled “Return on Assets as a measure of Financial sustainability of Microfinance Institutions in India” has been published in the “Asian-African Journal of Economics and Econometrics, Vol.16, No.2 (2016).
  • Paper titled “Microfinance-A comprehensive review of Literature” has been published in “Indian Journal of Economics and Business; Vol 16; Number 1 (2017).

Conference Presentations

  • Paper presented at SUSCON V conducted by IIM Shillong (March 2016) “Measuring Financial sustainability of Microfinance institutions in India” proceedings have been accepted to be published in Emerald.
  • Paper presented in International Conference on Sustainability and Business [SUSBUS 2018] at IIM Calcutta “Financial Sustainability Index of Microfinance Institutions in India”.

Newspaper Article:

Virtual Classroom in Covid Times-Challenges and Opportunities ahead
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