Dr. Manoj S. Kamat
Professor and Principal
Academic scholar, alumus of IIT and the IIMs, academic author, orator and as a popular columnist, obtained my Post-Doctoral Fellowship (PDF) in the subject of Economic Analysis and Policy by the Osmania University, Hyderabad, and a PhD. from IIT Bombay, (Powai-Mumbai) in the area of Empirical Finance. I am an University Gold Medalist, have PG in Commerce from Goa University, and PG in Business Administration from Central University Pondicherry. I have also completed the FDP and Teacher Fellowship from Indian Institute of Management Indore and Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode.
Authored 12 books in Accounting & Commerce, completed 02 industry-sanctioned projects and 02 UGC projects and around 75 academic publications with H-index: 6 and i-10 index: 3, I serve on the editorial board of over half a dozen International Journals in the subject. Published on Web of Science, Scopus, and Publons, have guided 03 PhDs in the subject of Finance and examined over a dozen PhDs of different Universities.
As a popular writer in the print media contribute 11 regular columns on the print media every month, and earlier served Associate Professor at Shree Damodar College at Margao with teaching experience of over 20 years, including teaching as expert faculty at Narsee Monjee, SP Jain Institute, TA Pai Institute Manipal, the BSE and NSE training Institute in Mumbai, besides Goa Institute of Management, and Goa University in the areas of Accounting & Finance, Investment Research and Economic Policy.
I am happy to state that I am one of the youngest full Professor and the Principal of a College in the country and writes a weekly blog titled as ‘Economically Yours’ and writes on dailies like Dainik Gomantak every Monday, Daily Gomantak Times on Tuesdays, on Goan Varta Sunday every forthnightly and on Business Goa every month. Currently Hon. Trustee of Gurukul Academy, a CBSE School in Ponda was formerly Chairman of Goa Commerce Association, Education Committee of the Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Coordinator of Goa Lusophonia Games 2013 and Advisor to the Goa Industrial Development Corporation, Govt of Goa.
A University first rank holder and a Gold Medalist at the M.Com examination from Goa University were awarded Best Business Enabler of the Year Award 2016 by Business Goa Magazine. For my writings awarded as the Best Columnist of the Year 2018 by Dainik Gomantak. For my excellence in the field of education and youth empowerment was awarded the Bharat Excellence National Award and Gold Medal, the Indo-Global National Leadership Award, and National Youth Empowerment Award in recognition of extraordinary achievements in education and selfless social service. I have earlier bagged the Best Research Paper awards and Gold Medals for his research work at the All India Commerce Conference as well as the All India Accounting Conference and has been the distinguished recipient of the Prof. Manubhai Shah Memorial Award and the Gold Medal from the Indian Commerce Association. I am passionate about classical Music, Reading and Football.