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VISION: To Create a Vibrant Entrepreneurial Base for Progressive Society to Bring in Socio-Economic Sustenance.  MISSION: In Pursuance to Create Socio Economic Sustenance through Entrepreneurship Development

13th National Teachers' Day Awards '2022 (E-Award Ceremony) scheduled on 5th September 2022 between 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Zoom meeting room.

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Chairman's Profile

Prof. Dr. R. Ganesan earned his Doctorate in Entrepreneurship Development with a special focus on Women Entrepreneurs in Food Processing Enterprises from Indian Institutes of Technology, Delhi in 2003. He commenced his professional career with non-governmental sector as programme coordinator whilst beginning of 2003, which was basically into promulgating vocational training, implementing self-employment programmes and entrepreneurship development activities. He started his academic career as lecturer in mid 2005 and served in various academia ranging from Deemed University, B-School, Engineering Colleges, Arts & Science College and went up to the International Varsity within a short period. He attained the professorial stature in June 2008. He has handled organizational behaviour, entrepreneurship development, managerial skills, international human resource management, human resource development and business ethics & social responsibility at bachelors and masters level in India and Abroad.


He has published nearly 60 research papers to his credit in refereed & indexed (ISI, SCOPUS, SSRN, ASOS, EBSCO, MLA, CABELL) journals, book chapters and seminars & conferences at international and national levels. It also includes two books titled “Prospects of Women Entrepreneurship Development & Perception on Privatization of Insurance Sector in Rural India: A Customer Centric & Strategic Management Approach” which has been published at Germany in 2010 & 2013 respectively. His international recognition includes his professional memberships in refereed organizations, programme committees, editorial boards and management associations. He serves as reviewer cum editorial member for 14 refereed and indexed (including ISI, SCOPUS, EBSCO, CABELL) international journals at USA, Europe and India. He has edited 80 international research papers to his credit since, 2002. He chaired numerous indexed (ISI) conference sessions at India and Europe. He also served as member cum reviewer to numerous refereed divisions / associations and conference committees. He possesses more than 8+ years of academic teaching & industry experience in service sector, 14 years of research (PhD (4 Years) + Post PhD (10+ Years)) and 18+ years of experience (simultaneous (academic & administration)) respectively. He founded the National Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development (NFED) at Chennai in the year 2003 which is into promulgating entrepreneurship awareness, research, opportunity guidance and social sensation for youths, collegiate, women and downtrodden aspiring to become vibrant entrepreneurs & enterprising personalities to shape the nation. He has also conducted numerous training & development programmes, guest lectures, workshops and faculty development programmes under the banner of NFED at various institutions, colleges, varsities, etc. in upbringing entrepreneurship development and quality research & education.


He has served as ad-hoc consultant to Educational Consultants India Ltd. (Ed-CIL) and Principal Investigator for a funded research project on Women Entrepreneurship Development at his past university assignments abroad. He also written numerous articles in Tamil Dailies and provided Radio Talks on Entrepreneurship Awareness and Women Entrepreneurship Development.  Besides, his significant academic stint, he also received many accolades. To mention few, he was a recipient of the Prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarship Award for Doctoral Studies for 2001-02 at New Delhi and Centre for Research in Entrepreneurship Education and Development (CREED) Fellowship Award from Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmedabad in 1999 respectively. He has been conferred with Karma Veer Puraskaar (KVP) on 26th November 2011, which is a National Award for Building Citizen in Action & Social Transformation / Entrepreneurship Category by iCONGO - confederation of international non-governmental organizations awarded to his outstanding contribution to academics and social services. This is one of the highest awards honouring an individual for fostering Civil Society in bringing Social Justice and Citizen in Action. He is conferred with National Social Scientist Award on 21st June 2012 by Dr. G. V. Health & Education Foundation, Tiruchirappalli District for his Commemorative Social Services & Outstanding Contribution towards Academics in Upbringing Social Sensation and National Integrity through Commendable Research & Pragmatic Teaching. He has been recognized with the Shield of Honour from Ranganathan Engineering College, Coimbatore for his outstanding Faculty Development Programme on Research & Development conducted on 21st September 2013.

 Prof.Dr.R.Ganesan - SNAPSHOT

  Professional Accomplishments of Prof.Dr.R.Ganesan


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