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Name Dr. Abhijit Sinha
Designation Assistant Professor
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 431
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Mobile No 9433307607
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Address Department of Commerce, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur 721102
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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
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 Industry, Microfinance, Corporate Finance
Course/ Subject Taught 
Organisational Theory
International Financial Management
Corporate Direct Taxation
Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
Strategic Management
Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
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
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

Other Publication

Books Published
Title of the BookPublished byYearRole
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
Amitabha BhattacharyyaPerformance analysis of Primary Agricultural Credit Societies of Selected Districts In West BengalNoneOngoing 
Sourav HansdaDividend Policy and its Impact on the Firm Value: Evidence from IndiaProf. Kalpataru BandopadhyayOngoing 

Project Work

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

Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
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
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
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

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

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