Department of Commerce & Financial Studies

Profile of Faculty


Dr. Ajay Pratap Yadav
Ph.D. (Finance), M.Com, MBA, PGDFM, JRF (Commerce) NET (Management).
Assistant Professor
Department of Commerce & Financial Studies
Contact: 9718468086
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Teaching Experience
[09 years]


1. Assistant Professor, Jagaran Institute of Management, Dainik Jagran Group, Kanpur [ 2010-2011]
2. Assistant Professor, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Evening College, University of Delhi. [2011-2019]

Teaching interest
  Financial Management, International Financial Management, Security Analysis & Portfolio Management, Risk Management and Derivatives, Strategic Management.
Research Interest
  Mutual Funds, Capital Markets, Risk Analysis and Management.
Research Publication (selected)   1. Business and Financial Risks in Reliance Industries Limited: An Empirical Investigation, ELK Asia Pacific Journal of Finance and Risk Management, VOL.09, Issue 2, 2018.
2. Analysis of Impact of Demonetization on Digital Transactions in India, IOSR Journal of Business and Management, Vol.20, Issue 4 (Version III), 2018.
3. Indian Mutual Fund Industry: From Inception to Advancement, Indian Journal of Finance, Vol. 09, No. 5, Page: 47-61, 2015 (Scopus Indexed).
4. Determinants of Return on Equity: A Comparative Study of Tata Motors and Maruti Suzuki, Indian Journal of Commerce, Indian Commerce Association, Vol. 67 No.3, Page: 35-47, 2014.
5. Managing Sustainable Growth Rate: A Case Study on Tata Motors and Maruti Suzuki, Asia-Pacific Finance and Accounting Review, Vol: 01 No: 4, Page:95-110.
Paper presentation (selected)  
  • 1. National Conference on Mergers and Acquisition: A Competitive Strategy paper presented on “Mergers & Acquisitions in Indian Mutual Fund Industry: Issues and Implication” , organized by Faculty of Mgt. Studies, BHU-Varanasi.
    2. International Conference on Sustainable Business Models: Innovative Strategies and Practices, Paper presented on “Role of FDI in Environmental Degradation: Evidence from India”, organized by Shyam Lal College, University of Delhi.
    3. International Conference on Multinational Enterprises and Sustainable Development: Best Strategies, Issues and Practices. Paper presented on, “Managing Sustainable Growth Rate: A Case Study on Tata Motors and Maruti Udyog”, organized by Shaheed Bhagat Singh Evening College (Du),in collaboration with ICN Business School France, Cerefige France and Georgia Tech USA.
    4. National Seminar on Banking & Insurance in 21st Century. Presented paper on “State of Competition Among the Mutual Funds in India-An Analytical Study” organized by Faculty of Commerce, BHU, Varanasi.
    5. Conference on Global Economies and Image of India Paper presented on “Implications of Emergence of Payment Banks in Indian Banking Scenario” organized by Youth Empowerment and Research Association (YERA) in academic collaboration with V.P. Institute of management studies, sangli, maharastra.
    6. 60th All India Commerce Conference of Indian Commerce Association, Presented paper on “Micro Finance: An Effective Tool for Poverty Alleviation” organized by Department of Commerce, Osmania University, Hyderabad.
    7. 69th All India Commerce Conference, Paper presented on “Startups in India: Current Scenario and Future Prospect0”s organized by University of Lucknow, Lucknow.

  • FDP/ Workshop attended (Selected)   1. Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on Mastering Derivatives, BSE Institute Limited, Delhi, 2016
    2. Entrepreneurship Faculty Educator Program, NIESBUD, Noida, [2016].
    3. Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on Leveraging Research Tools for Quality Research, Department of Financial Studies, University of Delhi, 2015.
    4. International Workshop on Emerging Paradigm of Engagement between Japan and India: Bridging the Gap between East and South East Asian Nations, Forum for International Management Networks in collaboration with Centre for Reforms, Development and Justice (CRDJ), 2014.
    5. Workshop on Foundation Course (Business Entrepreneurship and Management), Centre for Professional Development and Higher Education, University of Delhi, UGC-ASC , 2013.