Dr. Deepal C. Joshi

M.B.A. – Marketing (Gold Medalist);  Ph.D.

Dr. Deepal is associated with Som Lalit Institute of Business Administration, as a full time faculty, since last 16 years and is the In-charge director of the B.B.A. programme.   Besides being a gold medalist at management graduation and post-graduation, she has completed her doctorate in management on ‘Trends in B2C e-commerce’ under the guidance of Dr. Sarla Achuthan, Ex-Director, B.K. School of Business Management, Gujarat University. Her research interests include trends in B2C e-commerce, e-loyalty, website usage experiences of e-buyers, leadership in Indian high-tech start-ups and governance of higher education in India.

She has more than 15 years of teaching experience for management students at the undergraduate level. She has taught subjects such as principles of management, advanced marketing management, basic financial management, Indian financial system, research methodology and management learning from world leaders.  She guides the final year students for grand projects, which gives practical research and industry exposure to the students.

She has worked as Central Assessment Coordinator for B.B.A. exams conducted by the Gujarat University. She has been the chairman of syllabus revision committee for Group Project Report and Viva-voce paper (Semester 6), and member of syllabus revision committee for several subjects for incorporation of semester system in B.B.A. programme under Gujarat University. She has played an active role in the entire past syllabus revisions for the B.B.A. programme. She has served as paper setter, evaluator and moderator during annual pattern and semester exams for B.B.A. programme under Gujarat University. She has also served as observer during the various Gujarat University exams.

She has completed one orientation and three refresher courses in management from Gujarat University, as a part of academic pursuits for constant improvement. Her research papers on various topics in marketing management have been published in reputed national and international journals. She has also presented papers in reputed Conferences. She has attended several conferences, seminars and workshops on marketing, management, research methodology and effective teaching.

  Dr. Sanjay G. Raval

M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. (Statistics)

Dr Raval has more than 16 years of Academic experience, having recognition for Under Graduate (UG) since 1997 and for Post Graduate (PG) since 2007 for the subject of Statistics. The experience involves teaching in Gujarat University in various faculties like B.Com, BBA & M.Com. and in IGNOU in faculties of BCA & MCA.

He has completed Doctorate from Gujarat University in 2007 in Applied Statistics, published / presented 15 papers at various National & International Conferences / in various Journals. He has also completed two refresher courses and one orientation course conducted by the Academic Staff College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.

He is also having wide experience as an Observer and Examiner of UG and PG Exams of Gujarat University.

  Prof. Yukti D. Modhia

M.Com, C.A., NET

Prof. Yukti Modhia has more than 13 years of teaching experience in the subjects Accountancy, Direct taxes and Finance. It involves 11 years experience as full time faculty with Som-Lalit Institute of Business Administration and past work experience of 2 years as visiting faculty with leading institutes of commerce and management. She has also taught accountancy and finance to various students of professional courses such as C.A., I.C.W.A and C.S. Also had been a faculty with Global Education Centre affiliated to Cambridge University, London.

She has also served in the capacity of Chairman in framing the syllabus of ‘Direct Tax’ and ‘Advanced Tax and Laws’ for semester 6 of BBA programme of Gujarat University. She is also a member in syllabus framing and revising committee of Accountancy and Finance for BBA programme of Gujarat University. She has played an active role in the entire past syllabus revisions for the BBA programme. She has also taught Accountancy to students under the foreign students Programme of Gujarat University. She has co-authored a book in the subject of ‘Management Accountancy’.

She has also completed one orientation and one refresher course conducted by Academic staff college, Gujarat University, Ahmadabad. She also has a wide experience as paper-setter, examiner, and moderator for various subjects for BBA course of Gujarat University. She has also acted in the capacity of Observer of U.G Exam of Gujarat University.

She has also handled co-curricular activities for the college and won prizes for the college.

  Prof. Twinkle Trivedi

MBA, M.Com, PGDIBO (Pursuing PhD)

Prof Twinkle has more than 09 years of Academic experience, having recognition for Under Graduate (UG) since 2005 and for Post Graduate (PG) since 2013 for the subject of HRM and Organizational Behaviour. The experience involves teaching in various faculties like BBA in Gujarat University & MBA in GTU. She has wide experience of co-coordinating Industrial visits. She is Asst. Coordinator and Academic Counselor in faculties like B.Com & MBA in IGNOU Som-Lalit.

She is pursing her PhD from Indus University in OB and has published / presented 3 papers at various National & International Conferences. She has also completed one orientation course conducted by the Academic Staff College, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.

She is also having wide experience as an Observer, Paper setting, Examiner of UG and PG Exams of Gujarat University and GTU and is committee member in syllabus revision at Gujarat University in the subjects of HRM and Advance HRM.

  Dr. Archana U. Shah
M.Com., LLM (gold medalist), Ph.D.Dr. Archana is a faculty of Industrial and Mercantile Laws with 14 years of academic experience. She is associated with Somlalit Institute of Business
Administration as a full time faculty since last 11 years.She was awarded two gold medals for securing first position at Gujarat University in LLM. She has completed her doctorate in law on the topic of ‘International Instruments on Human Rights: An Analytical Study with Special Reference to Promotion and Protection of Women’s Rights in the State of Gujarat’ under the guidance of Dr. Kaushik Raval, Director, School of Law, Gujarat University.She is a member of syllabus committee at Gujarat University for law subject.She has been serving as a paper setter, moderator, examiner and observer at annual pattern and semester system for BBA and B.Com Programmes of Gujarat

She has presented and published research papers at various institutions, universities, national conferences and international seminars on the topic of women
empowerment, social rehabilitation centre for women, untouchables and manual scavenging, etc. Her research papers on the topic of ‘Agariya women’ and ‘Cross
border broken marriages’ were published in UGC recognized journals. Her chapter on ‘Social Media’ is in the book published by renowned international publication.

She had done orientation course and had attended workshop on legal research methodology. She had attended International Faculty Development
Programme by UK-India Education Collaboration, organized by Gujarat University and coordinated by Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat.

  Prof. Parin Shah

BBA, Post-Graduation in Marketing

Parin Shah has more than 11 years of Corporate and Academic experience. He has been teaching, in PG (MBA) since Jun-2009 and in UG (BBA) since Nov-2009, subjects like Management, Marketing, Organisational Behaviour, Product & Brand Management, Sales & Distribution Management, Banking & Finance, Macro Economics and Strategic Management etc. Apart from Gujarat University’s BBA programme, he also has been teaching in other autonomous and universities UG/PG programs like IIPM, IIFM, Annamalai University, Punjab Technical University, and Manonmaniam Sundaranar University etc.

After earning his management degree he joined corporate world. He has served various companies at different management levels for 7 years, like Citi Corp (channel Sales manager for loans), Vadilal (product executive designing-&-managing promotions and advertising), ICICI Bank Ltd (Equipment Loans Manager), , and HSBC (Associate VP for liabilities). He has been active participant in Gujarat University’s activities like paper setting and evaluating, conducting Viva and guiding students for industrial visits and reports etc.

  Prof. Navaz S. Postwalla

M.A. (Economics-Gold medalist)

Prof. Navaz Postwalla has teaching experience of thirteen years in undergraduate and post graduate courses like B.B.A., B.com., B.M.S., M.com. At Veer Narmad South Gujarat University(Surat) and Gujarat University.

She has completed Masters degree in Economics in 1999 with distinction , attended two UGC sponsored refresher courses with first class, also attended various seminars and workshops organized by university and Economics department .She has also presented paper in agricultural economics at State level economic conference. She has wide experience as paper setter, examiner, and observer of various exams conducted by Gujarat University.

  Prof. Amit Bardhan
B.E. (Information Technology)
Prof. Bardhan is a faculty for Information Technology. He has 4 years of academic and one year of industry experience. His areas of interest include database management system, web technologies, database administration, compiler designing, object oriented analysis and design, digital electronics, computer networks and data grid computing.
His wide exposure and experience in the IT field helps in giving state-of-the-art IT training to the management undergraduate students at our institute. Such training is definitely a need of the hour in the changing industry and business scenario.
  Prof. Sheetal Shah
M.B.A. (Finance), B.Com., UGC- NET
Prof. Sheetal Shah has Academic experience of 4 years at Under Graduate level. She is having Corporate experience of 4 years in the field of Risk Management.
She has taught subjects like Advanced Financial Management, International Business, Indian Financial System, Production and Operations Management, Human Resources Management and Marketing Management.
She achieved 15th Rank in Gujarat University in Bachelors of Commerce in 2005. She has completed her MBA (Finance) from Gujarat University in 2007. She has cleared UGC – NET Exam (Management) in 2013.
She has served as an Observer for various exams conducted by Gujarat University.
  Prof. Ghata Shukla
M.Phil., Ph.D.
Prof. Ghata holds M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in English Literature. She is a communications skills and English language and literature faculty at SLIBA since 2007 and possesses an overall teaching experience of 18 years. She received her Ph.D. degree for a study entitled ‘New Literatures: Socio-Political Realities in Select Fiction’ in 2018. She grooms students in English language and communication skills through debates, speeches, group presentations, group discussions, framing questionnaires, English grammar learning, etc.