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Dr. Abhishek Nirjar

Dr. Abhishek Nirjar

Dean (MMS programme) ASM SOC

Specialization: Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Ph.D. (Sheffield University UK)


Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Interest Areas:

Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship


23 years at institutes like: International Management Institute New Delhi, Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, Management Development Institute Gurgaon, Sheffield University Management School Sheffield UK, FORE School of Management Delhi, National Institute of Technology, Jaipur


Innovativeness of firms, organisational practices that enhance innovativeness, Culture and its influence on strategic decision making


Strategy, Innovation, Policy support for entrepreneurship, Behavioural dimensions and their impact on innovativeness of firms, etc.

Publications and Research papers presented

Presented Over 20 Research Papers In International and National Level Conferences

Conferences / Workshops / Seminars attended:

  • Certification programme on ‘Mark Strat Simulation’ by STRATX Simulation Paris, 2015. 
  • Certification programme on ‘Blue Ocean Strategy Simulation (BOSS)’ by STRATX Simulations Paris, 2015.
  • Course on Economics and Management of Exploration- Production conducted by IFP training, Paris, 2013. 
  • Advance Management Programme on ‘Strategic Leadership’ (6 days) organized by All India Management Association (AIMA) at Tata Management Training Centre, Pune, 2005. (Programme faculty: Prof. Nitin Nohria, Krishna Palepu and Narayan Das, Harvard Business School). 
  • Two weeks training on Entrepreneurship conducted by National Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board, DST, New Delhi, 2001. 
  • Eight weeks training on ‘Business Development and Marketing’ at the Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, June-August 1999. (Under UK India REC Project).


  • 14th South Asian Management Forum (SAMF-2017), Male, Maldives organized by AMDISA, 2017.
  • 9th Indian Subcontinent Decision Sciences Institute (ISDSI) International Conference, Goa. 2016. 
  • 8th Indian Subcontinent Decision Sciences Institute (ISDSI) International Conference, Pune, 2015.
  • Academy of International Business – Southeast USA 2013 Annual Conference, organized by Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, Georgia.

Management Development Programs:

  • Actively engaged in conducting corporate training for over 15 years now. Conducted 100+ training programmes for senior and middle management executives 
  • Involved along the complete set of activities from: conceptualization, design, planning, conducting and evaluation of training programmes for middle, senior and top management professionals of companies. 
  • Well exposed to training international groups of managers and multi-cultural groups on a regular basis. 
  • Areas of training include topics across the domains of strategy, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Professional Memberships:

  • Member, Strategic Management Society 
  • Member, International Council for Small Business 
  • Life Member, Strategic Management Forum of India. 
  • Life member, Indian Society for Technical Education

Editorial Board Membership:

  • Editorial Board for ‘International Journal for Innovation and Learning’

Recent Publications:

  • Nirjar, A., Acharya, M. and Aniruddha (2017) The Network-innovation-firm performance relationship: Does it hold good for Indian Pharmaceutical Industry. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, Forthcoming. 
  • Acharya, M. and Nirjar, A. (2016) Luxury and Masses: Assessing the connect in India. International Journal of Indian Culture Business and Management, Vol 12, No 4., pp. 446-467. 
  • Nirjar, A., Kovid, R.K. and Singh, K. (2014) ‘corporate social responsibility in Indian sugar industry: managers’ reflections’, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp.17–36. 
  • Nirjar, A., Acharya, M. and Ojha, D. (2014) ‘Integrated Marketing Communication in Government programmes: A look at Rural Development Programmes in India’. Metamorphosis- A Journal for Management Research, Vol 13, No 1, Pages: 1-15.

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