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Name Dr. Abhijit Sinha
Designation Assistant Professor
Department Name COMMERCE WITH FARM MANAGEMENT
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 431
Email ID abhijitsinha_091279@rediffmail.com
Fax -
Mobile No 9433307607
Personal Website http://vidyasagar.ac.in/commerce/CV_Sinha.pdf
Address Department of Commerce, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur 721102
Educational Qualification
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
Ph.DUniversity of Kalyani2013
MBA (Finance)IISWBM (University of Calcutta)2004
M.ComUniversity of Kalyani2002
B.Com (Hons.)Goenka College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Calcutta2000
ISCAssembly of God Church, Kolkata1997
ICSEDon Bosco School, Bandel1995


Career Profile / Teaching Experience
Assistant Professor, Department of Commerce with Farm Management, Vidyasagar University since 16 June, 2005 and Guest Teacher, Dept. of Business Administration, Vidyasagar University

Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Financial Services and other allied areas
Financial services, Social issues in Finance, Corporate Finance

Course/ Subject Taught
Organisational Theory
International Financial Management
Corporate Direct Taxation
Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
Strategic Management
Strategic Financial Management

Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
A Critical Study On Priority Sector Lending By Scheduled Commercial Banks In IndiaAsian Journal of Research in Banking and Finance, Vol. 8, No. 2, February, 2018, 1-122018Asian Journal of Research in Banking and Finance
Identification Of ‘Benchmarks’ In The Private Life Insurance Industry: The Application Of Super-Efficiency Data Envelopment ApproachInternational Journal of Asian School of Business Management, XI(1), 2018, January-June, 40-512018Asian School of Business Management
An Enquiry into the Effect Of Capital Structure On Firm Value - A Study Of Power Sector Companies In IndiaParikalpana, Vol.13(II), July-December, 20172017KIIT, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha
Improving Health Care Services In India: Public–Private Partnership Is The Way Out.Adhyayan: A Journal of Management Sciences, 7(2), December, 2017, 68-762017School of Management Science, Lucknow
A Study into Financial Literacy of Purba Medinipur District in the state of West Bengal (India): Determinants and its impact on Access to Financial ServicesInternational Research Journal of Management and Commerce, 4(8), August, 329-3462017IRJMC
The Road-map of Productivity and Productivity Changes of Indian Non-life Insurance Companies: A Study Using Bootstrapped Malmquist ModelSanchayan, 3(2), January-June, 77-862016Prestige Institute of Management, Indore
Productivity Growth assessment of Public and Private Sector General Insurance Companies in India through the Malmquist Index ApproachInternational Journal of Applied Management Sciences and Engineering, 3(2), 50-612015IGI-Global, USA
A Study into the Efficiency of Indian Banking Sector and its DeterminantsAbhigyan, 32(1), April-June, 13-232015FORE Management of School
An analysis of efficiency of General Insurance Industry in IndiaMalaysian Management Journal, 19, 51-642015Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia
Efficiency Analysis of Private Life Insurers in India: An Application of Data Envelopment AnalysisPacific Business Review, 5(9), 37-482013Pacific Institute of Management


National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Financial Literacy in the Unorganised Sector in Purba Medinipur district of West BengalParikalpana, 13(1), Jan.-June, 101-1152017KIIT, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha
Financial Literacy and Access to Financial Services in the Unorganised Sector in West Bengal: A study of Paschim Medinipur districtResearch Bulletin, 43(II), July, 44-582017The Institute of Cost Accountants of India
Strategy for Growth vis-à-vis management of capital structure: Contrasting cases of Real Estate Sector and Software Industry in IndiaThe Management Accountant. October, 92-982017The Institute of Cost Accountants of India
Non-performing assets in Indian Banking and the role of Asset Reconstruction CompaniesICTACT Journal of Management Studies, 2(1), 1-62016ICTACT, Tamil Nadu
An Analysis into the movement of foreign flows of funds into IndiaIPSAR Management Review, June-December2016IPSAR, Cuttack
A Critical analysis of Financial Inclusiveness through Commercial Banks in India: A Look BackTSME Journal of Management, 6(2), 53-622016The Society for Management Education, Kurukshetra University, Haryana, India
A Non-Parametric Approach to Assess the Performance of Public Sector Banks Considering Undesirable Outputs (Jointly with Dr. A Sinha)Edited Book- "Changing Finance and Economic Perspectives" Ed. by- Dr. V S Adigal & Dr. M C Mehta, ISBN: 978-93-81212-79-0, pp. 409-4172014Bharti Publications, New Delhi
Reflections of Economic Value Added and the Accounting Earnings towards the Firm Market Value: An Indian Evidence (jointly with Dr A Sinha)Edited Book- "Changing Finance and Economic Perspectives" Ed. by- Dr. V S Adigal & Dr. M C Mehta, ISBN: 978-93-81212-79-0, pp. 373-3842014Bharti Publications, New Delhi
Are the Private Sector Banks in India more Efficient than the Public Sector Banks? (jointly with Dr. A Sinha)GITAM Journal of Management, April-June2014GITAM Institute of Management, GITAM University, Visakhapattnam
Impact of Global Financial Crisis on the Efficiency of Indian Banking Sector: An AssessmentIIMS Journal of Management Science, ISSN: 0976-030X, January-June Issue, pp. 67-802014IIM, Shillong
Bimakshetrer Uudarikaran Ebang Bima Shilper Upar Tar PrabhabDashadishi, Vol.2, Issue 1, pp. 355-364, April-September (ISSN 2320-3153)2013Sharmila Mukhopadhyay
Financial Soundness in Indian Life Insurance: A Comparison between two leading private playersIndian Journal of Finance, 7(4), 22-302013Associated Management Consultants (P) Ltd.
Emerging Trends in Distribution in the Life Insurance Sector in India: A Study of a few leading playersIndian Journal of Marketing, 43(7), 53-612013Associated Management Consultants (P) Ltd.
Relationship between Financial Soundness and Efficiency:A Study of the Indian Life Insurance IndustryIndian Journal of Research, Vol. 3 No. 12013Research Development Research Foundation, Jaipur
Growth of the Life Insurance Industry after sectoral deregulation: An Analysis (jointly with Prof. Sunil Kumar Gandhi)Contemporary Research in Emerging Insurance Market, Edited by: A.Vinayagamoorthy and C.Sankar (ISBN: 978-81-89972-79-0)2013Manglam Publishers and Distributors, Delhi
Life Insurance Sector In India: The Challenges AheadJournal Of Banking, Information Technology and Management Volume 8, No.1, January – June2011Research Development Association
A Critical Analysis Of Bancassurance In IndiaAIM EXPLORE, Vol.8, No.1, Jan-June2011AIM
Financial Exclusion In India: A Critical AssessmentGlobal Financial System In The Post-Crisis Era: Challenges And Opportunities2011Edited By Dr. S. Gurusamy and Dr. M. Ranganatham, Vijay Nicole Imprints Private Limited
Managerial Challenges For Life Insurers In The Post-Crisis Period: Based On A Survey In MidnaporeThe Economic Meltdown: Challenges For The New Age Managers2011Edited By Bandana Nayak, Jyotirmaya Mahapatra And Surjya Kumar Misra Excel India
A Study On Corporate Reporting Practices In India (jointly with Prof. Tagar Lal Khan)Kindler, Vol. IX, No. 2, July-December2009Army Institute of Management
Balanced Scorecard: A Strategic Management ToolVidyasagar University Journal Of Commerce, Vol.11, March,71-812006Vidyasagar University


Other Publication


Books Published
Title of the BookPublished byYearRole
A study on non-life insurers in India during the deregulated periodLambert Academic Publishing2016Sole author
Financial Performance Analysis of Life Insurers in India (ISBN 978-3-639-71237-7)Scholars Press, Germany2014Co-authored with Prof. Sunil Kumar Gandhi
Financial Inclusion and Microfinance in Developing EconomiesSPS Publishers, Kolkata2012One of the Editors

Ph. D. Thesis Guidence
Ongoing / Submitted Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Md. Wakil AhmedA Study on the Financial Inclusion in West Bengal with Special Reference to the Muslim Community in Malda DistrictProf. Tagar Lal KhanOngoing2019 (Expected)
Sisir GhoraiA Study On Attitude And Perception Of Consumers Towards Green Marketing With Special Reference To Organic Food Ongoing2019 (Expected)
Dipak KunduTrends Of Lending Of Scheduled Commercial Banks In India With Special Reference To Priority Sector Lending Ongoing2019 (Expected)
Amitabha BhattacharyyaPerformance analysis of Primary Agricultural Credit Societies of Selected Districts In West Bengal Ongoing 
Sourav HansdaDividend Policy and its Impact on the Firm Value: Evidence from IndiaProf. Kalpataru BandopadhyayOngoing 


Awarded Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Debabrata JanaFinancial Literacy and Access to Financial Services in the unorganized sector in West Bengal: A study of Purba Medinipur and Paschim Medinipur districtsProf. Arindam GuptaAwarded2018

Project Work



Completed Project Works
Project titleWorked asFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Duration in yearsPeriod
Year to Year
Status
Minor Research Project on "THE STUDY OF NON-LIFE INSURERS IN INDIA DURING THE DEREGULATED PERIOD"Principal InvestigatorUGC1328152 year20132015

Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
Jan Dhan Yojana, Pension and Health Insurance SchemesDepartment of Field Publicity, Government of IndiaKolkata2017
Social Security SchemesDepartment of Field Publicity, Government of IndiaManikpara2017
Financial Inclusion and InsuranceDepartment Of Commerce, Ghatal R.S.Mahavidyalaya and IAA, MidnaporeGhatal2016
Financial Inclusion in India: A Critical AnalysisDepartment of Commerce, Mugberia College along with IAA, Midnapore BranchMugberia College2015
A Study on Performance of Public and Private Sector Life Insurance Companies in IndiaIndian Accounting Association, Midnapore BranchKolkata Regional Centre, IGNOU2014
POLICY TRENDS IN THE INDIAN LIFE INSURANCE SECTOR: AN ANALYSIS OF THE ROLE OF IRDANational University of Study and Research in Law, RanchiRanchi2013
The Route towards choosing Management as A CareerIndustrial Training Programme organised by Pingla Thana Mahavidyalaya and UG Board of Studies in Commerce, Vidyasagar UniversityPingla Thana Mahavidyalaya2013
Project Report WritingIndustrial Training Programme organised by Mahishadal Raj College and UG Board of Studies in Commerce, Vidyasagar UniversityMahishadal Raj College2013
All is not well for the Life Insurance Sector in IndiaPingla Thana Mahavidyalaya, Paschim Medinipur in collaboration with Chandrakona Vidyasagar MahavidyalayaPingla College campus2012
Management as a CareerCareer Counselling Cell, Raja N.L.Khan College, MidnapurCollege campus2012

Membership of Learned Society 
Lifetime Member of IAA, Midnapore Branch

Association with Professional Bodies
Type of Professional ActivityPeriod
Lifetime Member of IAA, Midnapore Branch, West Bengal2013 to 2013

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
ICSSR Sponsored International Conference on Research and Innovation in Finance2018Paper-presenter: An examination of Priority Sector Lending by Scheduled Commercial Banks in IndiaDepartment of Commerce with F.M, V.U
ICSSR Sponsored International Conference on Research and Innovation in Finance2018Paper-presenter: An Investigation into the Investment Pattern of Life Insurance Corporation of IndiaDepartment of Commerce with F.M, V.U
International Conference, 20172017Paper-presenter: Strategizing growth: Management of capital structure in real estate and software industryDepartment of Business Administration
International Symposium on Frontiers of Infrastructure Finance2017Paper-presenter: A Critical Analysis Of Industrial Credit In India: Focus On Growth And InequalityVGSOM, IIT Kharagpur
Intl. of Emerging Issues in Accounting and Finance2017Paper-presenter: Financial literacy and access to financial services in the unorganized sector in west Bengal: A study of Purba Medinipur districtDepartment of Commerce with F.M, V.U and the Institute of Cost Accountants
Intl. conf. on Financial Sector Reforms in Developing Economies February 20-212016Paper-presenter: Assessment of Financial Stability of Indian Private and Public Commercial Banks and the Impact of Recent Financial CrisisDepartment of Commerce with F.M, V.U
Business Paradigms in Emerging Markets2016Paper-presenter: Effect of Mergers and Acquisitions on the Efficiency of Indian BanksSchool of Management, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha.
Business Paradigms in Emerging Markets2016Paper-setter: Analysing Productivity Changes of Indian General Insurers using the Bootstrapped Malmquist ApproachSchool of Management, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha
Insurance, Bank and Other Financial Service Sector Reforms in India2016Paper-presenter: Analysis Of Efficiency Of General Insurers In India: The Application Of Super-Efficiency ConceptThe Department of Commerce,Tamralipta Mahavidyalaya jointly with Indian Accounting Association
International Seminar on "Advancement of Management Thoughts and Practices"2016Paper-presenter: Health insurance in IndiaVidyasagar University, Department of Business Administration in collaboration with EIILM, Kolkata and Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Financial Services in India2016Paper-presenter PPP in Health InsuranceThe Department of Commerce, Dr. K.B.College, Howrah
Financial Inclusion and Inclusive Growth2016Paper-presenter: A study into the status and progress of Financial Inclusion in IndiaDepartment of Commerce with F.M., Vidyasagar University
Redefining Business Vision: Issues and Challenges2016Paper-presenter: Financial Inclusion through Mobile Banking: How much merit does it carry?Department of Commerce and Business Administration, St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata and Department of Commerce, University of Calcutta
Dynamic Evolution of Management Paradigm2016Paper-presenter: An observation into the performance of Primary Agricultural Credit Societies in India over a decadeDepartment of Business Administration, Vidyasagar University
Financial Inclusion and Inclusive Growth2016Paper-presenter: A study on inequalities in employment and social security for marginalized people of IndiaDepartment of Commerce with F.M., Vidyasagar University
Management Convention on Global Business: Creating, Perfoming and Sustaining2016Paper-presenter: An investigation into the Cost Efficiency of Commercial Banks in the Post-Financial crisis periodASBM, Bhubaneswar
Emerging Issues in Accounting and Finance2016Paper-presenter: Non¬-performing Assets in the Indian Banking Industry and the role of Asset Reconstruction Companies: A Critical AnalysisDepartment of Commerce, University of Kalyani jointly with ICAI
Application of Statistical Tools in Research and Data Analysis2016Paper-presenter: A survey of Financial Literacy in the Unorganised Sector in Purba Medinipur District of West Bengal: Application of Multistage sampling and small sample Fisher’s Exact TestDepartment of Commerce, Deshbandhu College for Girls and IAA, Midnapore Branch
Financial Inclusion: Challenges and Prospects2016Paper-presenter: Financial Inclusion in the Unorganised Sector in West Bengal: A Study into Purba Medinipur DistrictDepartment of Commerce, Malda College and ICAI, India
Financial Inclusion: Challenges and Prospects2016Paper-presenter: Financial Inclusion in the Unorganised Sector in West Bengal: A Study into Purba Medinipur DistrictDepartment of Commerce, Malda College and ICAI, India
Emerging Issues in Financial Markets2016Paper-presenter: A study into the Competition trend among the private commercial banks in IndiaDepartment of Commerce, Shri Shikshayatan College and Department of Commerce, University of Calcutta
Contemporary Issues in Financial Institutions and Markets2014Paper presenterVidyasagar University Campus, organised by Department of Commerce with F.M, V.U
Workshop for Revision of Syllabus for Honours and Pass Course of Vidyasagar University2014ParticipantVidyasagar University organised by Department of Commerce with F.M, V.U
Contemporary Issues in Research in Business Studies2014Paper presenterIAA, Midnapore Branch at Kolkata Regional Centre, IGNOU
International Seminar on "Advancement of Management Thoughts and Practices"2014Paper presenterVidyasagar University, Department of Business Administration in collaboration with EIILM, Kolkata and Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Contemporary Issues in Financial Institutions and Markets2014Paper presenterVidyasagar University Campus, organised by Department of Commerce with F.M, V.U
IXth International Conference on Finance and Business Management2014Paper presenter: A NON-PARAMETRIC APPROACH TO ASSESS THE PERFORMANCE OF PUBLIC SECTOR BANKS CONSIDERING UNDESIRABLE OUTPUTS (Jointly with Prof. T.L.Khan)Department of Commerce and Business Management, Ranchi University Jharkhand in association with STMP, New Delhi
IX International Conference on Finance and Business Management2014Paper presenter: REFLECTIONS OF ECONOMIC VALUE ADDED AND THE ACCOUNTING EARNINGS TOWARDS THE FIRMS VALUE: AN INDIAN EVIDENCE (jointly with Prof. T.L.Khan)Department of Commerce and Business Management, Ranchi University Jharkhand in association with STMP, New Delhi
NME-ICT: SERVICES AND ITS IMPLEMENTATION2013PARTICIPANTVIDYASAGAR UNIVERSITY. ORGANISED BY COMPUTER CENTRE, VIDYASAGAR UNIVERSITY
Global Contemporary Issues, Innovations & Future Challenges in Business, IT & Management2013Paper-PresenterRDA and RDRF, Jaipur
Global Contemporary Issues, Innovations & Future Challenges in Business, IT & Management2013Paper-PresenterRDA and RDRF, Jaipur
Empirical Studies in Corporate Finance2013Paper-PresenterDepartment of Commerce with Farm Management, Vidyasagar University
International Conference on Managing Change in Business & Economy2013Paper PresenterFaculty of Management Studies, Pacific Academy of Higher Education & Research University
National Conference on Global Challenges and Opportunities in the Post Recession Era: A Managerial Perspective2013Paper PresenterFaculty of Commerce, BHU, Varanasi
National Conference on Global Challenges and Opportunities in the Post Recession Era: A Managerial Perspective2013Paper PresenterFaculty of Commerce, BHU, Varanasi
Service Sector in India - Its Dimensions and Emerging Issues2012Paper-PresenterSchool of Management and Social Science, HIT, Haldia and IAA, Midnapore Branch
Insurance: Challenges and Prospects in the Context of Social Security2012SpeakerPingla Thana Mahavidyalaya, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal
Opportunities in Higher Education and Career for General Graduates and Post Graduate students2012SpeakerCareer Counselling Cell, Raja N.L.Khan Womens College
Workshop on Research Methodology2012ParticipantDepartment of Commerce with Farm Management, Vidyasagar University and IAA, Midnapore Branch
Inclusive Growth: Emerging Scenario in India (jointly)2012Paper-PresenterDepartment of Commerce, Hooghly Mohsin College
Direct Tax Code: A Revolution in the way of Tax Reforms2012Paper-PresenterDepartment of Commerce, Kharagpur College and WBCUTA, Paschim Medinipur District Committee
FDP on Data Envelopment Analysis2011ParticipantSchool of Management and Sciences, WBUT and Govt. College of Engineering and Leather Technology, Kolkata
Direct and Indirect Tax Reforms in India2011ParticipantK.D.College of Commerce and IAA, Midnapur Branch
Workshop on Research Methodology2011ParticipantDepartment Of Commerce With Farm Management, Vidyasagar University and IAA, Midnapur Branch
Insurance Industry In India: Agenda For Future2011Paper-PresenterFaculty of Commerce, BHU and Varanasi Insurance Institute, Varanasi
Insurance Industry In India: Agenda For Future2011Paper-PresenterFaculty of Commerce, BHU and Varanasi Insurance Institute, Varanasi
RDRF & RDA, Jaipur in Collaboration with Rajasthan Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Jaipur2011Paper-PresenterEmerging Global Trends & Future Challenges In Economic Development , Accounting & Finance, Information & Communication Technology, Business & Management
Management Practices And Research2011Paper-PresenterApeejay School Of Management, New Delhi
Economic Meltdown: Challenges For The New Age Managers2010Paper-PresenterInstitute of Business & Computer Studies, Bhubaneshwar
Global Financial System In The Post-Crisis Era: Challenges And Opportunities2010Paper-PresenterDepartment of Commerce, University of Madras
Indian Financial System and the Global Scenario2010Paper-PresenterDepartment of Commerce With Farm Management, Vidyasagar University
Research Methodologies in Management and Social Sciences2010ParticipantIIT Kharagpur, Kolkata Campus
Quality Assurance in Reaccredited Institution2010ParticipantIQAC, Vidyasagar University
Reforms in Higher Education: Meeting the Challenges2010ParticipantUniversity District Committee, WBCUTA and VUTA
Banking and Insurance In 21st Century2009Paper-PresenterFaculty Of Commerce, BHU
Achieving Excellence In Business Organizations: Issues And Challenges2009Paper-PresenterCentre for Management Studies, The University Of Burdwan
UNDER UGC-ASIHSS PROGRAMME2009Paper-PresenterDepartment of Commerce, University of Calcutta
Ethics In Accounting2008Paper-PresenterIAA, Midnapore Branch & Alphia Institute Of Business Management in association with Ramkrishna Mission Institute Of Culture
Trends in Indian Banking2008OrganiserDepartment of Commerce with Farm Management, Vidyasagar University
Emerging Trends in Cost And Financial Management2007Paper-PresenterDepartment of Commerce with Farm Management, Vidyasagar University and EIRC Of The ICWAI
Corporate Performance Measurement And Management2006Paper-PresenterDepartment Of Commerce With Farm Management, Vidyasagar University
The Revised UG Syllabi of Commerce (Hons. and Gen.) for 3-Tier Examination Pattern2006ParticipantK.D.College of Commerce and General Studies


Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Title of the Conference/Seminar/WorkshopYearRole in the EventFunding Agency
Intl. Conference on Emerging Issues in Accounting and Finance and Research Methodology Workshop2017Joint Organizing SecretaryUGC and Institute of Cost Accountants of India

Awards
Award NameAwarded ByYear
Arabinda Banerjee Silver Medal (for MBA Examination)IISWBM2004
First in First Class (in M.Com Examination) CertificateUniversity of Kalyani2002

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