Faculty Recruitment Provisionally Selected Applicants for the Ph.D. program - July 2024 Admission Cycle Results of M.Tech Techno-Entrepreneurship Admissions (Self-Sponsored Category, July 2024 Cycle)


To become a department of international repute in the area of entrepreneurial education, training and research.

Aim, Focus and Scope of the Department

To nurture entrepreneurial motivation and skills among young graduates and to produce high quality research in the areas of entrepreneurship and management.

The Director’s Message

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, with its fast-paced growth in quality research and teaching has emerged as one of the top 10 engineering institutes in India in the QS-2021 World Rankings. By prioritizing highly futuristic and novel areas like climate change and AI, IITH has the early movers’ advantage of becoming a trendsetter in various other areas as well. We are also in an advantageous position of becoming a pedestal of interdisciplinary research and teaching by synergizing the strengths of our faculty in science, engineering, liberal arts and design. With the prime focus on entrepreneurship and management, I strongly believe that this department has great potential to nurture young entrepreneurs who can contribute to the economic and social development of the country.
~ Prof. B. S. Murty

The Head’s Message

The Department of Entrepreneurship and Management was established in 2021 as part of IIT Hyderabad that takes pride in promoting innovation and interdisciplinarity. The department has tremendous potential to become a pioneer in entrepreneurship education and research. The academic programmes pursued by the department are predominantly focussed on nurturing entrepreneurship and moving from the paradigm of job seekers to that of job creators. The department also takes keen interest in 'Management' contextualized for 'New Age Organizations' in both research and teaching. The department welcomes students, researchers and industry experts to partner with us in different roles in our pursuit.
~ Dr. Nakul Parameswar

Academic Programs

Minor in Entrepreneurship

B.Tech students who are in their 5th Semester are eligible to register for the Minor in Entrepreneurship. To fulfill the minor, students have to undergo 12 credits of course work. Courses will cover concepts related to entrepreneurship and Management.

See curriculum

Major in Entrepreneurship (Upcoming-2024)

B.Tech students who are in their 5th Semester are eligible to register for the Major in Entrepreneurship. To fulfill the major, students have to undergo 24 credits of course work.

MTech in Techno-Entrepreneurship.
See curriculam



Snapshots from Entrepreneurship Talk Series

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Workshops/ Certificate Courses/Events

  • 4-Day program on Deeptech Entrepreneurship on July 22-25 offered jointly by the Department of Entrepreneurship and Management and BVR SCIENT. This will be of great interest to students and budding entrepreneurs associated with technology and innovation. Read More (Register Here)

  • Workshop on “VC Funding Opportunity for Early Stage Entrepreneurs” Organized by Department of Entrepreneurship and Management, IIT Hyderabad on 26th August 2023 and 2nd September 2023.

  • The Department of Entrepreneurship and Management under the Aegis of Institute Innovation Council organized an Event on "Innovate & Inspire by T-AIM (Telangana AI Mission): From Ideation to Implementation" to Commemorate World Entrepreneurs' Day, on 16th August 2023.

  • "Embracing ESG through Responsible Leadership" - A Residential Training Program for Senior Leadership of Indian Oil Corporation from 10th July to 13th July 2023 by Department of Entrepreneurship and Management, IIT Hyderabad.

  • Workshop on Business Model Canvas Facilitated by Mr. Vamshi Koka, Organized by Department of Entrepreneurship and Management, IIT Hyderabad on 16th April 2023.

  • Online Symposium on 'Deeptech Entrepreneurship: Opportunities and Gaps', on 16th March 2022 Organized by Department of Entrepreneurship and Management, IIT Hyderabad.

  • Executive Development Program on Business Model Innovation for Business Leaders, Entrepreneurs and Intrapreneurs Organized by Department of Entrepreneurship and Management in Collaboration with Business Design Labs from 4th June to 30th July 2021.

  • Certificate Course on the Theme of "Deeptech Entrepreneurship" Organized by iTIC and Department of Entrepreneurship and Management, IIT Hyderabad from 21st to 25th February 2022.

  • Workshop on Project Management for Entrepreneurship on 24 September 2022 Facilitated by Dr Smiju Sudevan at the Department of Entrepreneurship and Management, IIT Hyderabad.

  • Women Leadership Workshop Organized by Department of Entrepreneurship and Management IIT Hyderabad from 2nd July to 31st July 2022.

Faculty Recruitment

We are looking for energetic young scholars in the areas like Entrepreneurship, Innovation Management, Marketing Management, Financial management, Business Policy, Strategic Management, Rural Management, and Information Systems at assistant professor level. If you are interested please apply through the link.

You can also contact head@em.iith.ac.in.


PhD Admissions

Candidates who are interested to apply for PhD in Entrepreneurship and Management related areas can go through the announcement and application process using the following link.


Dr. M.P.Ganesh
Affiliated Faculty
Associate Professor
Department of Liberal Arts
: mpganesh@em.iith.ac.in

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Dr. Nakul Parameswar
Head of the Department
Assistant Professor
: nakul@em.iith.ac.in

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Dr. Lohithaksha Maniraj Maiyar
Assistant Professor
: l.maiyar@em.iith.ac.in

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Dr. Rana Pratap Maradana
Assistant Professor
: ranapratap@em.iith.ac.in

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Dr. Jayshree Patnaik
Assistant Professor
: jpatnaik@em.iith.ac.in

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Dr. Rajesh Ittamalla
Assistant Professor
: rajeshittamalla@em.iith.ac.in

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PhD Scholars

Mr. Rajeev Balakrishnan


Area of Research: Organizational Behaviour

Mr. Vishnu Vinjarapu


Area of Research: Human Resource Management

Mr. Rishab Prasad Soni


Area of Research: General Management, Marketing Management and Advertising

Ms. Indira Roy


Area of Research: Operations Management and Supply Chain Management

Ms. Khushnuma Wasi


Area of Research: Entrepreneurship

Mr. Srinivasa Rao Dangeti


Area of Research: Strategy and Innovation

Mr. Vivek Singhal


Area of Research: Operations, Supply Chain & Quality Management

Mr. Vinod Kumar Burragoni


Area of Research: Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship

Ms. Aishwarya Jain


Area of Research: Entrepreneurial Marketing and Branding

Mr. Erelly Suman


Area of Research: Entrepreneurial Marketing

Mr. Praveen Kumar


Area of Research: Resilient Supply Chain Management

Ms. Akhila Raju


Area of Research: Banking and Finance

Ms. Geethanjali V


Area of Research: Financial Derivatives

Mr. Manimaran V


Area of Research: Humanitarian Supply Chain Management

Ms. Richa Sureka


Area of Research: Sustainable Finance

Ms. Vanlalthazuali


Area of Research: Entrepreneurship

Ms. Vimala Raja Priya Mudapaka


Area of Research: Entrepreneurship

Mr. Naga Suresh Kumar Yadavalli


Area of Research: Energy Strategy & Finance

Mr. Ramachandra Raju Bhupathiraju


Area of Research: E-Waste and enabling a circular economy

Mr. Sairam Kulkarni


Area of Research: Supply chain agility and risk management

Mr. Yedlapalli Ramakrishna


Area of Research: Banking

Mr. G Venket Ramana


Area of Research: Corporate Finance

Ms. Saloni


Area of Research: Marketing

Mr. Subhajit Bhattacharjee


Area of Research: Finance and Strategy

Mr. Ankur Sharma


Area of Research: Entrepreneurship

Mr. Vinnakota Bala Venkata Veerraj


Area of Research: AI in insurance

MTech Students

Mr. Vishnu Sai Charan Reddy Komalla


Mr. Kannan N S


Ms. Shubhi Shrotriya


Mr. Dhruvin Shah


Ms. Jayna Tanna


Ms. P Sanjana


Mr. Atharva Mahajan


Mr. Omkar Raut


Mr. Kalyan


Mr. Saurabh Madankar


Mr. Dontu Anand Sai


Dual degree (BTech Major - Electrical Engineering)

Mr. Kalepalli N V S D M Ananyan


Dual degree (BTech Major - Electrical Engineering)

Mr. Abhijeet Dewangan


Mr. Abhishek Pravin Nahire


Mr. Anadi Gautam


Mr. Ankith jain S


Mr. Ashish Kumar


Mr. Mehul Mishra


Mr. TN Murthy


Ms. Pratyusha Gudadoor


Mr. Utkarsh Shambharkar


Mr. Chetan Sai Pyla


Mr. Dharmendra Singh Yadav


Mr. Jay Patel


Mr. Karan Mahato


Ms. K. D. Anusree


Mr. Krishna Kumar


Mr. Safder Shakil


Mr. Sarang Kukade


Ms. Shivanjali Prakash Patil


Funded Projects

  • Creating Agritourism Experiences: Customer's Perspectives, Service Provider's Perspectives and Entrepreneurial Perspective
    PI: Dr. Rajesh Ittamalla
    Funding Body: Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR)

Student Achievements

  • Mr. Manimaran V, PhD scholar with the supervision of Dr. Lohithaksha M Maiyar received the best presentation award at the International Conference on Emerging Technologies, Analytics and Operations (ICETAO 2024) organized by IBS Hyderabad.

  • Mr. Rishab Prasad Soni, PhD scholar with the supervision of Dr. M.P.Ganesh received the best methodology award at the 8th International Marketing Strategy and Policy Research Conference hosted by Goa Institute of Management in collaboration with Bharati College, Delhi University, Newcastle University, Lancaster University, University of the Arts London and Brunel University London.

  • Ms. Indira Roy, PhD scholar with the supervision of Dr. Lohithaksha M Maiyar received the best student paper award at the 12th International conference on Soft Computing for Problem Solving (SocPros 2023) organized by IIT Roorkee, India.

  • Ms. Indira Roy, PhD scholar with the supervision of Dr. Lohithaksha M Maiyar received 3rd best paper award with a cash prize of 50,000 INR in the International Conference on Data Analytics in Public Procurement and Supply Chain jointly organized in 2022 by Arun Jaitley National Institute of Financial Management, Faridabad and Indian Institute of Management,Mumbai.

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Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
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