Dr. Rachita Rana


(Post Doctorate Fellow ICSSR, Ph.D, MBA, MA, PGDEE, PGDBM, B.Sc.)

Dr. Rachita Rana is bestowed with excellent communication skills, multi-skill abilities in various facets of management and IT. She has consistently good academic and research career.A dedicated educationist and highly recognized personality in national and international academic circles. Prof Rana holds over 22 years of rich experience (teaching and research). She is also Consultant and Evaluator of Research Projects in Economics with Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi. She has been the Professor and Programme Director with various prestigious management institutes across India like IITM, TASMAC affiliated to University of Wales, Symbiosis Pune, ICFAI, Wigan & Leigh, Management Institutes of Balaji group (Pune), etc. Her credentials include Post Doctorate Fellow of Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Ph.D, MA (Eco), MBA (Mkt). Her area of interest and specialization is economics and management. She has worked on number of Major Research Projects (Ministry of Human Resource Development, GOI) funded by ICSSR.

She has authored various books and has rich collection of 47 research papers, presented and published in Journals of repute. She had been a Guide/Evaluator for MBA Dissertation and M.Phil/Ph.D

She is also on panel of National Institute for micro, small and medium enterprises-Sedme journal as a reviewer.

Important Administrative Positions Held
  • Presently Director at IITM (Since Dec. 2011) and member Secretary in Board of Management (IITM).
  • Chairperson, IQAC Cell, NBA accreditation for the institute and led it through the process of accreditation.
  • Editor and the Initiator of the IITM Journal of Management and IT with ISSN - 0976-8629.
Research Papers:

Note: - Presented 57 & Published 44 Research Papers in National and International Conferences and Seminars and was also invited as the keynote speaker, session chair and guest of honour.

  • Guest of Honour and Panelist in International conference on "Make in India: through Sustainable development: Achieving Inclusive Growth: at BVIMR on 5 - 6 Feb, 2016, New Delhi.
  • Session Chair in International conference on "Business Process Re-engineering in Digital Era" at RDIAS on 22 - 23 April, 2016.
Research Projects:
  • ICSSR Research Project Sanctioned to me as project director (July 2013-15) "A Major Project from ICSSR on "Role of Women Entrepreneurs in the Socio-Economic Development in Urban Economy: An Empirical Study".
  • ICSSR Research Project Sanctioned to me as project director and Report submitted. (January 2010 - January 2012) "A Major Project from ICSSR on "Role of working women in the unorganized sector in the intergeneration transmission of poverty: A Pragmatic Study of metropolitan city of Delhi".
  • ICSSR Research Project Sanctioned to me as project director and Report submitted (2003 till December 2005.) "Diversification Of Poverty And Poverty Alleviation: A Case Study Of Itanagar In Arunachal Pradesh".
  • ICSSR Post Doctorate fellowship "Participation of woman in unorganized sector in urban economy: A case study of metropolitan city of Delhi (2000 - 2002).
  • Worked on ICSSR Research Project "Rural Diversification and Poverty Alleviation" as Research Associate, ICSSR. Two years (April 1998 - 2000).
Publications Books
  • Women Entrepreneurs: Way towards Success, The Readers Paradise, New Delhi 2016, ISBN: 978-93- 5262-354-9.
  • Role of Women Working in the unorganised Sector in IGT of Poverty : A Study of Delhi Himalaya Publications, Mumbai 2016 ISBN: 9789385958373
  • "Economics of Poverty: A Sectoral Analysis of Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh", Sunrise Publication, New Delhi, 2012, ISBN - 978-81-910022-4-9
  • "Dynamics and Developmental Changes in Business Practices: Innovations, Globalization and Policies (Editor)", Kunal Publisher, New Delhi, 2012, ISBN - 978-93-80752-67-9
  • "Globalisation and Poverty: A Critical Appraisal", Sunrise Publication, New Delhi, 2008, ISBN 81-87365-57-9 Working Women in Informal Urban Economy", Sunrise Publications, New Delhi, 2009, ISBN 81-87365-94-3
  • "Globalization, Structural Change and Poverty" Sunrise Publications, Laxmi Nagar, New Delhi, 2002. ISBN 81-87365-00-5
  • "Girl Child Labour", Manak Publications, New Delhi, 2000. Financed by Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi. ISBN 81-86562-60-5
  • Ph.D. Supervision: 1 Awarded; 1 in progress
  • MBA Supervision: over 65 Desretation
  • Research/Consultancy Project Completed: 6
  • Conferences/Workshops Organized 16
Awards & Honors
  • Post Doctorate Fellow: Indian council of social science & Research 2000 - 2002
  • Editorial Advisory Board: Journal of Socio Economic Development Research Foundation (JSEDRF)
  • Editorial Members Reviewers: (Small Enterprises Development Management & Extension Journal)
Teaching Experience:
  • Institute Of Information Technology and Management (IITM), New Delhi, GGS IP University. (University Approved Faculty.) July 2006 - 2011 Dec. as Prof.
  • TASMAC (Training and Advanced Studies in Management and Communications) , Affiliated to University of Wales, UK, Viman Nagar ( Framework of Economic Analysis BBA ( Micro and Macro Economics) and Economic frame work and business decisions (MBA).
Visiting Professor
  • ICFAI ( Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India), Sagar Arcade Pune,( MBA Economics - Micro economics and Macro economics), Currently ( 2007), ICFAI, New Delhi - MBA, MS Finance , CFA tripura
  • ICMHRD, Khondwa, Balaji Society, Pune (MBA - Managerial Economics).
  • IIMM,(Indian Institute of Modern management) Pune, Balaji Society, Industrial Economics and competitive Strategies
  • Rai Business school, Rai university Pune, (Business economics - BBA, Managerial Economics - MBA)
  • LAMCOM Business school, Pune. International economics.
  • Wigan and Leigh B - school, India, Branch Pune.: Business Economics
  • St. Mira's College for MBA, Pune; Business environment.
Professional Bodies (Life Membership)
  • All India Management Association
  • Indian Society For Training & Development
Research Project Examiner
  • Evaluated 4 Major research projects as expert awarded & funded by IISSR.
Affiliation, Approval & Accreditations

GGSIPU : Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi

IITM is affiliated with GGSIP University Delhi

AICTE : All India Council for Technical Education

IITM is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

NBA : National Board of Accreditation

Our MCA is approved by National Board of Accreditation (NBA)

NAAC : National Assessment and Accreditation Council

IITM is accrediated by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)

ISO : International Organization for Standardization

IITM is a certified institute by International Organization for Standardization (ISO : 9001-2015 & 10002-2014)

Knowledge Portal