Core Faculties

Dr. Ashutosh N. Misal


A COEPian Engineering Graduate, he is an accomplished professional with more than 25 years of experience. He has been in Academics and HR Training since 1997. He is a Certified Psychometric Test Professional, Carlton Advance Management Institute, USA. He has University of Pune approved Director and Ph. D Research Guide in Human Resource Management. 6 students have been awarded with and 6 are pursuing Ph D in HR under his guidance. He has traveled extensively to present papers in National and International Conferences and even as an invited speaker in Thailand, Japan, Nepal, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Rwanda, Africa, Dubai etc. He has written, presented and published more than 35 Research Papers so far and received Best paper award amongst 54 countries in Hong Kong International Conference. He has been invited as Guest Speaker by number of management, engineering colleges and institutes. His credentials are more than 110. He has recently authored a book on Management in Bhagwadgeeta being genuinely interested in Spiritual Science as well as Interior Design, Graphology, Calligraphy, Indian Classical Music, Literature, Astrology etc. He is a professional compere and has anchored more than 200 Formal and Cultural Shows. His areas of HR Corporate Trainings are Stress Management, Time Management. Psychometric Testing,Behavioral Science, Business Communication, Confidence Building, Transactional Analysis, Team and Leadership Development and so on. Currently he is working as a Director, DYPIMS, Pune.

Dr. Lalit Prasad

PhD, MBA (MKT & HRM), M.Sc (Maths), NET(Mgmt.), AMT
Associate Professor

He has an experience of ten years in teaching and two years in the Corporate. He is proficient in SPSS and Training. His area of expertise is Research.

Dr. Amitabh Patnaik

PhD, MBA (MKT & HRM), B. Tech
Associate Professor

He is PhD holder in the subject Organizational Management. He has 10 years and nine months of experience in the teaching field. His area of expertise is Organizational Management and Economics. He is also proficient in SPSS.

Dr Avinash Pawar

PostDoc, PhD, MBA, BE
Associate Professor

Dr. Avinash Pawar is a faculty of Organisational Management with around 15 years of teaching and research experience. He is a multifaceted academician and researcher in management with wide academic and research experience across multiple disciplines of management such as HR, Marketing, Technology, Operations and Supply Chain Management. He is an enthusiastic academician with an interdisciplinary approach towards management teaching, learning and research. He has presented and published research papers in various prestigious international conferences and journals. He also serves on the reviewer board of esteemed journals in business management.

Mr. Bharat Chavan Patil

MS (Computer Science), MBA, B.E.(Computers)
Assistant Professor

Mr. Bharat Chavan Patil is an alumnus of the Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) and the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, US. He is a B.E. (Computers) from SPPU and holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. He is also an MBA from Florida Institute of Technology, Florida, USA. He has worked for India International Multiversity (IIMv) under the tutelage of Dr. Vijay P. Bhatkar, a renowned scientist and architect of PARAM series of Supercomputers. He worked as head of QA department in the IT sector at different locations such as Chicago, Seattle and Milwaukee. He is currently pursuing his PhD program.

Dr. Priyanka Mishra

Assistant Professor

She has an experience of 13 years in the teaching and one year in the corporate. Her area of expertise is HRM, T & D, Carrier planning & competency development. She is also proficient in stress management and emotional intelligence.

Dr. Kunal Patil

PhD, MBA, B.Sc. NET(Mgmt)
Assistant Professor

He has an experience of 11 years and 6 months in teaching line and one year and six months in corporate. He is proficient in Retail Marketing, Rural Marketing and Sales Management. His area of expertise is Research Methodology. He has also received PhD degree from Savitribai Phule Pune University.

Dr. Nandini Desai

PhD, M.Phil, MBA (HR & MKT) B.Com
Assistant Professor

She has an experience of 12 years in teaching and six years in the Industry. She has secured 5th rank in the merit list of successful candidates of Master of Business Administration course at the Shivaji University, Kolhapur. She is proficient in Team Building, Leadership and motivation. Her area of expertise is Green Marketing, life skills, interpersonal skills. She has published papers in various National Journals. She has obtained PhD in Marketing Management from Shivaji University, Kolhapur.

Mr. Keshav Kumar

MBA, B.Sc.
Assistant Professor

He has 28 years of overall experience in Industry. He is proficient in developing marketing strategy, planning for better proficiency, research & analysis for achieving better growth rate. He is also an expert in MS Office, Windows, Oracle and software development.

Mr. Shivaji Mane

Assistant Professor

He has an experience of 12 years in the teaching line. He is pursuing PhD in Organizational Management from Solapur University. His area of expertise is Economics, Marketing & HR.

Ms. Minal Waghchoure

MMM, PGPBA, B.Com, Net (Mgmt.)
Assistant Professor

She has four and half years of corporate experience and nine years and ten months of teaching experience. She is currently pursuing her M.Phil. in Retail Management. She has the expertise of CSR and Sustainability, Entrepreneurship and Retail Management.

Mr. Somnath Hadalgekar

MCA, B.Sc.
Assistant Professor

He has an experience of three years and six months in the teaching line. He is proficient in MS Office, Software Installation, sharing Access. His area of expertise is MS Excel & Information Technology.

Ms. Anagha Sijapati

MBA, B.Com
Assistant Professor

She has an experience of 13 years in the Industry and four years in teaching. She is proficient in Human Resource Management.

Dr. Monika Gorkhe

PhD, MBA, DTL, B.Com
Assistant Professor

She has an experience of six years and ten months in the teaching and two year in the corporate. She has awarded PhD in Financial Management from SPPU. Her area of expertise is Finance.

Mr. Indrajeet Kole

MBA, GDC&A, B.Com.
Assistant Professor

He has an experience of 11 years in the teaching and one year in the corporate. He is pursuing PhD in Financial Management from Shivaji University, Kolhapur. His area of expertise is accounting for Business Decisions, Financial Management, Security Analysis & Portfolio Management and Equity Research.

Ms. Shweta Chavan Patil

Assistant Professor

She has an experience of 2 years in teaching & 4 years in Corporate. She is pursuing PhD in Human Resource Management from Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune. Her area of expertise is Human Resource Management.

Mr. Chetan Khairnar

MBA, BTech
Assistant Professor

He has an experience of twelve years in the Industry and three years in teaching. He is proficient in Marketing Management. His area of interest is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Human Rights.

Dr. Pallavi Kudal

Assistant Professor

She is an educator cum researcher with 12 years of teaching experience in leading universities across India. She is a certified data science analyst with hands on expertise in languages like R and Python. She has done her PhD in Commodity Derivatives and her research was funded by ICSSR under doctoral fellowship program. She has been a meritorious student throughout her academic career. She has also conducted several FDPs on Data Analysis. Her academic areas of interest are Derivative markets, International finance, Risk Management, Data Analytics and Research methods. She has written many research papers in journals of national and international repute.

Visiting Faculties

Dr Prashant Alekar

Having a rich experience of working with many Multinational and Indian Multinational companies as Management & Business Facilitator (Director) at QLeNPro Consulting providing. He is proficient in consulting and Training in Quality Management, New Product Development, Lean Manufacturing, TOC and Project Management. He provides advisory services to companies abroad in opening their offices in India, sourcing components and assemblies from Indian Suppliers and franchisee services. He is also helping CEOs in MSME sectors in Productivity Improvement, Inventory reduction, Quality Improvement, Project Management, New Product development & introduction to new markets etc.

Dr Ganesh Pathak

Ganesh Pathak has a vast work experience of 10+ years and currently working as a Associate Professor of Marketing Management and Research Methodology area at Pune University Affiliated Institute Lotus Business School, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
He has wide experience in Social Science Research, Marketing Research, SWOT analysis for career development, Executive training and Management consulting. He has expertise in preparation of research proposal, research design, data collection, data analysis and report writing. He has conducted and work for various professional and academic research activities.
He is working as Marketing and Branding consultant for various companies. He has developed model of Customer Relationship Management for Pharmaceutical Industry.
He has conducted various workshops on Research Methodology, Data Analysis on Excel & SPSS, SWOT for career development for students and teachers. These workshops are well received by the participants.
His papers are published by reputed international and national journals. He is also working as a reviewer for various research journals.
He received “Best Teacher Award-2015” from Ajinkya D Y Patil University, Pune and Lions Club Pune.

Mr Nikhil Raje

He is passionate about hospitality professional and working as Human Resources Manager at Hyatt Pune.

He is a skilled trainer for a classroom environment and has coordinated online training programs as well.

Mr Ajinkya Sathe

Mr Ajinkya Sathe has more than five years of industry experience. He is good in Communicating & coordinating with clients, CHAs, Transporters, Shipping Lines & own operational team to execute the shipments successfully and Arranging CHAs, Transportation, Containers (from shipping lines) for export shipments & CHAs as well as Transportation for Import Shipments.

He also worked as Executive Exim, where he handled entire export import department and being being a Corporate Business Development Associate, worked in a team which developed existing customers, searched prospective customers & sold the  services offered by my company. Further I received periodic review of the services from our clientele in order to achieve highest customer satisfaction and strengthen the relationships.

Apart from industrial experience he is also associated with FLAME University as a Kickboxing Coach since 2016. He is certified as a Black Belt holder & Coach in Kickboxing by Kickboxing Federation of India & Maharashtra Kickboxing Association

Adjunct Faculties

Mr. P. R. Trivedi

He is M. Tech in Production and has had 39 years of experience in Manufacturing and Personnel & Administration. He has also as visiting faculty in various management colleges in Pune. He has traveled extensively to countries like France, Germany, Italy, UK, USA, Japan and China. He has core competency in Operations Strategy and Total Quality Management.



Adv. Deepak Tilak

He is having experience of working as Deputy Personnel Manager in Kirloskar Oil Engines, Pune and J.K.Files, Chiplun. He had also worked as Personal Manager in Famous news daily Tarun Bharat. He is proficient in teaching Industrial Relation subject. He has worked as Full time faculty at N.G.NaralkarInstititute, Pune, Sinhgad Institute, Pune. He had worked as a Visiting faculty at reputed Institutes of Pune including PUMBA (Pune University MBA department)

Mr Min Woo

Mr. Min Woo is working with International Mind Education Institute (IMEI), South Korea. Mr. Min Woo is taking care of operations of Indian Youth Fellowship associated with IMEI for Pune region. He teaches Korean language as one of the foreign languages to DYPIMS students.