IIM Amritsar Director: Prof. Nagarajan Ramamoorthy assumed charge as the Director, IIM Amritsar on 15 July 2019. He has received his P.G., Diploma in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations from XLRI, Jamshedpur and his Ph.D.in Business & Management from the Robert H. Smith School of Business., University of Maryland, U.S.A.
After working for Indian Airlines, Brakes India Limited of TVS group and Voltas Limited of Tata group he left for the USA to pursue his doctoral studies from the Robert H Smith School of Business., University of Maryland, USA. He has taught at University of Maryland, Marymount University, and University of Houston-Victoria, where he held several positions such as the founding Chair of the Management and Marketing Department, a member of the School’s executive team for AACSB accreditation, member of the President’s cabinet and academic council, and President of the Faculty Council.
He has extensive international experience which includes two Fulbright teaching and research scholarships to Bulgaria (University of National and World Economy, Sofia) & Latvia (University of Applied Sciences, Valmiera), Inter-Country exchange scholarship to Austria (University of Applied Sciences, St. Poelten) among others. He has served on the Peer Review team for Fulbright council for three years in the USA. He has been on the editorial boards of several leading international journals.
About Indian Institute of Management Amritsar
IIM Amritsar is the 15th Indian Institute of Management set up by the Ministry of Human Resources Development with the support of Government of Punjab in 2015. The institute is being set up under the mentorship of IIM Kozhikode.