The area's primary focus is on organizational strategy and the functions of the chief executive. Research and consulting have been undertaken in such areas as managerial communication, management and analysis of competitive forces in industries, business growth and diversification, turnaround strategies, technology transfer, trans-national investments, management of public enterprises, women studies, small enterprises and entrepreneurship. The area plans to undertake major research on the impact of changes in economic policies on corporate ventures.
Important courses offered by the area to PGP and FPM students are on strategy formulation and implementation, new venture management, power and politics in strategy implementation, written analysis and communication, managerial oral communication and strategic management. It also offers a very popular program on strategies for competitive advantage for practicing managers.
The major streams of research and teaching in the Strategy area are business policy, public enterprise management, international business, communication, entrepreneurship and legal aspects of business. Research interests of the faculty include strategic management, environmental analysis, corporate planning, international business, technology transfer and legal aspects of business and corporate communication. In these topics, a student can concentrate on any one of the following types of organizations or a combination: private sector, public sector, government, agriculture and rural sector, small scale industries, cooperatives, mass communication and educational / research scientific institutions.
Entrepreneurship provides the basic nurturing ground in the process of wealth creation. It has emerged as a separate field in management, taking its roots from disciplines such as Economics, Psychology, Sociology and basic management principles.
The objectives of this course are:
1. to provide a comprehensive understanding of the basic concepts of entrepreneurship.
2. to review and understand the important streams of research in entrepreneurship.
3. to familiarize students with research methodologies.
This course conveys the concept of strategy and its usefulness by exposing students to a variety of organizational situations. It enables students to look at organizations in their totality and appreciate the inter-relationship among different functions.
The course helps students understand the strategy of organizations and thereby enables them to
(1) make or assist in the making of major decisions.
(2) formulate functional policies.
(3) participate in the implementation of corporate strategy.
Covers Firm / environment; Strategies and Resources; Strategies and Values; Business Ethics; Industry Structure Analysis; Evaluation of Corporate Strategy; Strategies for Growth and Diversification; Process of Strategic Planning; Stages of Corporate Development; Strategy Implementation through Structure, Values and Ideologies; McKinsey's Framework; Acquisition of Resources and Competence; Management of organizational Change.
|STRATEGY AREA FACULTY MEMBERS|
|Primary Faculty Members|
|1||Prof. Anurag Agarwalfirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC Ground Floor Room No. 38||+91-79-7152 4916||
Ms. Archana Premkumar
|2||Prof. Mohammad Fuademail@example.com||Academic Block, New Campus Room No. 2||+91-79-7152 4869||
Ms. Snehal Jethwa
|3||Prof. Amit Karnafirstname.lastname@example.org||Faculty New Block C - 2||+91-79-7152 4928||
Ms. Sujatha Jayprakash
|4||Prof. M P Ram Mohanemail@example.com||KLMDC First Floor Room No. 27||+91-79-7152 4956||
Ms. Savithri Amma P
|5||Prof. Akhileshwar Pathakfirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC Ground Floor Room No. 9||+91-79-7152 4943||
Mr. Harshad Parmar
|6||Prof. Sunil Sharmaemail@example.com||KLMDC Ground Floor Room No. 45||+91-79-7152 4835||
Ms. Vinodi Raveendran
|7||Prof. Chitra Singlafirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC First Floor Room No.18||+91-79-7152 4882||
Ms. Viddhi Kotak
|8||Prof. Anish Sugathanemail@example.com||Faculty New Block B - 16||+91-79-7152 4923||
Ms. Hetal Shah
|9||Prof. Chirantan Chatterjeefirstname.lastname@example.org||Faculty New Block C - 8||+91-79-7152 4946||
Mr. Lalit Sharma
|10||Prof. Mukesh Sudemail@example.com||KLMDC Ground Floor Room No. 12||+91-79-7152 4833||
Mr. Shoeb Chobdar
|11||Prof. Mayank Varshneyfirstname.lastname@example.org||Room No. 11, New Campus||+91-79-7152 4411||
Mr. Ankur Sumesra
|Secondary Faculty Members|
|1||Prof. Rakesh Basantemail@example.com||Faculty New Block B-2||+91-79-7152 4838||
Ms. Hena Nair
|2||Prof. Sunil Maheshwarifirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC Ground Floor Room No. 13||+91-79-7152 4807||
Ms. Latha Panicker
|3||Prof. Sanjay Vermaemail@example.com||Faculty New Block B - 4||+91-79-7152 4804||
Ms. Hetal Shah
KLMDC First Floor, Room No.18
Ms. Shylaja Deepak
KLMDC Frontage Hall
|Sr. No.||Name||New Office||Telephone|
|1||Ms. Ajaydeep Deorafirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC Conference Hall, Table No. 72||+91-79-7152 7749|
|2||Ms. Apoorva Rajvanshiemail@example.com||KLMDC (Basement), Table No. 34||+91-79-7152 7782|
|3||Ms. Wajihehatuzahra Rizwifirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC Conference Hall, Table 94||+91-79-7152 7756|
|4||Ms. Kanchi Sanghviemail@example.com||G2, Computer Centre, Table No. 7||+91-79-7152 4137|
|5||Mr. Hardik M. Panchmatiafirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC, Old Library, Table No. 9||+91-79-7152 4137|
|6||Mr. Sanket Sindhavemail@example.com||G2 Computer Centre, Table No. 11||+91-79-7152 4137|
|7||Ms. Vedi Goenkafirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC Reading Lounge, Table No. 4||+91-79-7152 7927|
|8||Ms. Surabhi Kocharemail@example.com||KLMDC Conference Hall, Table No. 95||+91-79-7152 7963|
|9||Ms. Aparna Pandeyfirstname.lastname@example.org||KLMDC Coffee Shop, Table No.52||+91-79-7152 7910|