Dr V K Ranjith


Manipal Institute of Management - MAHE


    • Dr. V K Ranjith is a Professor with the School of Management, Manipal.  He is with the School of Management Manipal since 2001. He is presently sharing the responsibility of Programme coordinator for flagship MBA programme at the school. He also member of a doctoral committee constituted by the University. He offers Strategic Management, Corporate Finance, Strategic Health Care Management and Strategic Human Resource Management


Subject Subject code Semester
Strategic Management MGMT-620 III TERM
Working Capital Management/Corporate Finance MGMT 615 II TERM
Strategic Human Resource Management MGMT-HR-640 IV TERM
Strategic Management of Health Care organisations(HC) MGT – HM- 634 III TERM


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
BBM Finance Mangalore University 1990
MBA Finance and Marketing Madras University 1995
Faculty Development Program in Management IIM-Ahmedabad 1999
PhD Strategic Management University of Mysore 2012


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
School of Management Associate Professor 25-02-2012
School of Management Selection Grade Lecturer 06-06-2010
School of Management Senior Lecturer 06-06-2005
School of Management Lecturer 03-07-2001


Area of Interest

Strategy Process, Strategy Formulation, Strategy Implementation across public and private organisations.

Area of Expertise

Strategic Management, Strategic management for health care organisations, Strategic human resource management, Corporate Finance

Area of Research

Strategic Management, Global Business Strategy, Financial Management, Accounting.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Professional Affiliation:
    • Alumni- Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
  • Honours and Awards:
    • Best Teacher Award – Academic year 1999-2000.
  • Contributions:
    • Published eight research papers in  the National /International journals.
    • Presented 15 papers in the national and international conferences.

Work Experience

Organisation Role Tenure
General Management Bureau Accounts consulting and book keeping 15-7-95 to 28-12-95
KCP Limited, Engineering Unit,(Finance Department), Thiruvottiyur, Chennai Summer Associate 1995

Procedia Economics and Finance, 2016

Business Models and Competitive Advantage

Finance India-Volume- XVI No.2


Risk Preference of Investors in the city of Ahmedabad

Annamalai Journal of Management, Annamalai University

2008-14-02 Ananthan, BR

Mid-Career Crisis- A Missing Link in Strategy

International Journal of Research in Commerce and Management, Vol no: 4, Issue No: 5, May 2013

Ranjith, V.K Bijuna, C.M

Outsourcing and competitive advantage”

Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development, July-September 2017, Vol. 8, No. 3, 2017

Chakrabarthy, J, Pai M S Ranjith V K Fernandese, D

Economic Burden of Cancer in India

International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research, Volume 15, Special issue, 2017

Ranjith V K Patel, P Rao R

Cartels Competition and Competitive Advantage

Measuring Efficiency and Productivity Change of Multi-Specialty Private Sector Hospitals in India: A DEA Based Malmquist Productivity Index Approach

Prathibha M. Patel

Indian Journal of Finance, Vol 12, Issue 5, 2018

Moderating Influence of Efficiency on Variables of Hospital Financial Performance : Evidence from Indian Multi -Specialty Private Sector Hospitals

Prathibha M. Patel

Indian Journal of Finance

Marico--Competing with an Innovative Business Model

Dr. Sumit Mitra

Emerald Emerging Markets Case Study, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2018.