Finance Accounts and Economics Division

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Dr. Mohd Afjal

Assistant Professor

Finance, Accounts and Economics Division

Dr. Mohd Afjal, an esteemed academic at VIT Business School, possesses over 5 years of prolific experience in both teaching and research. As an Assistant Professor (Senior Grade), he has an expansive knowledge of subjects such as Financial Management, Security Analysis, Financial Derivatives, Managerial Economics and more. Dr. Afjal’s impressive educational journey comprises a PhD in Economics, MBA in Financial Management, and various other qualifications. He boasts UGC-NET certifications in Commerce and Economics, and has made significant research contributions with over 10 ABDC/SCOPUS/UGC CARE publications, alongside authoring 2 book chapters. Furthermore, he’s presented his work at over 15 international conferences. His research focus includes Corporate Finance, Behavioural Finance, and Financial Econometrics. Skilled in tools like STATA, EViews, and R Programming, he continually elevates the academic realm with his insights.


B.A (Hons) - Aligarh Muslim University


MBA, PGDM - Aligarh Muslim University


PhD- Aligarh Muslim University

Performance Evaluation of Industries, Benchmarking and Frontier Analysis, Corporate Finance, Behavioural Finance, Blockchain and FinTech, and Financial Econometrics
  • Qualified UGC-NET(Commerce) (National Eligibility Test for Teaching), December-2018

  • Qualified UGC-NET(Economics) (National Eligibility Test for Teaching), July-2016

  • Awarded UGC- Maulana Azad National Fellowship (UGC-MANF)- 2016.

  • Awarded UGC- Maulana Azad National Fellowship (Senior Research Fellow)-2018.

  • Awarded Merit-cum-Means Scholarship during PGDM & MBA-FM for 3 consecutive yrs.

  • Awarded Post-matric Scholarship during Graduation for 3 consecutive years.

  • Awarded Best Research Paper in the 100th Indian Economic Association (IEA) Conference-2017