Prof. Prakruthi N Udupa

Assistant Professor

Prakruthi.N.Udupa is a Management Graduate from Kuvempu University. She is pursuing her PhD in VTU.She has a decade and four years of teaching experience in various university across Karnataka. She has worked in PG Centre, Kuvempu University, Sri Sai college for women, Bangalore University, ICFAI as lecturer. As Assistant Professor in Jawaharalal Nehru National College of Engineering, Visveswaraiah Technological University. At present she is working as Assistant Professor, Department of MBA, PES University.

Management Studies

Qualification Institution Year
MBA Institute Of Management Studies, PG Centre 2003
PhD (pursuing) VTU 2016 (registered)
  • IQAC coordinator
  • NAAC coordinator
  • Time table officer
  • Coordinator for professional membership body

Expertise / list of subjects handled
  • Corporate finance
  • Cost Management
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Banking & Financial services
  • Financial products & Services
  • Accounting for Managers
  • Project Appraisal Planning & Control
  • Business Law & Ethics
  • Entrepreneurship & Project Management
Research Interest
  • Project Management in Residential Infrastructure

Research projects (current)
  • “Impact of Negative Working Capital on Company's Performance with special reference to automobile sector.”
  • “A study on analysis of Cost escalation in residential infrastructure – A Project Management Perspective.”

  • “What I did not learn in Business School. How strategy works in the real world” by Jay B. Barney & Trish Gorman Clifford, in PES Business Review ISSN 0973-919X, Volume 9, Issue 1, January 2014.

  • Presented a paper – “A study on measurement of Zero Base Budgeting In Indian banks” in International Conference on Outcome Based Competitive Strategies: Issues and Challenges held on November 22-23, 2013 at PESIT, Bengaluru.
  • Has jointly presented a paper in the National Conference on Emerging Issues and Innovations in Management Education held on 31st October 2012 at Tumkur University.
  • Attended the National Seminar on “ The Current Economic Crisis and the transformational Agenda for BUSINESS Schools” held on 10th -11th October, 2009 at JNN College of Engineering, Shimoga.
  • Presented a paper on India Twenty22 – An Over view on service sector, at One day national Seminar on “India @75 – Sectoral management held on 5th December 2008, Institute of Management Studies , PG Centre, Shivagangotri, Davangere.

  • Prakruthi N Udupa (2019). Crowdfunding in India .International Journal of Advanced Research,7(3), 935-942.
  • Published a paper titled “Impact of Negative Working Capital on Company's Profitability” in FOCUS, April 2016 – Sept 2016, vol: 12.No.1, ISSN: 0973-9165.