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ANVESH 2024 – 19th Doctoral Conference in Management

ANVESH 2024 – 19th Doctoral Conference in Management

ANVESH is an annual doctoral conference for scholars in business management research organized by the Institute of Management, Nirma University, India.
Every year, ANVESH aims to bring together doctoral students from all over the world for an event that includes, paper presentations, discussions, research clinics, and workshops. It also acts as a platform to facilitate collaborative work amongst researchers from different institutions.

Conference Theme

In this rapidly evolving time, the conventional borders between academia and industry in the realm of research on management are becoming less distinct, which is giving rise to a new and creative paradigm. Doctoral academics in Management are placed at the vanguard of this revolutionary journey, bearing witness to a dynamic paradigm shift in the manner in which research is done. The world is becoming increasingly smaller as technology keeps on developing, and this transformation is fundamentally altering the lives of numerous individuals, bringing forth unmatched obstacles that were formerly inconceivable.

The symbiotic relationship between academics and industry in management research has never been more significant. The combination of information collected by academic institutions and practical insights obtained from the commercial realm gives an unparalleled prospect to unveil ground-breaking solutions for the intricate challenges of our era. This collaboration not only expands the scope of study, but also expedites the advancement and distribution of state-of-the-art knowledge among stakeholders.

Call of Papers (Sub Themes)

Finance Marketing Operations Management
General Management Organizational Behaviour and
Human Resource Management Strategy and Entrepreneurship Business Analytics
Information Management Public Policy Hospitality Management

However, the above list is only illustrative; authors are encouraged to submit papers on any other issues that they deem relevant to the conference theme.

In case you have any queries, Kindly mail us at with the Subject: Query  Anvesh 2024.
*Please note that one of the authors must be Doctoral Scholar.

Abstract Submission Deadline: March 05, 2024
Notification of Abstract Acceptance: March 06, 2024
Full Paper Submission Deadline: March 08, 2024
Notification of Paper Acceptance: March 09, 2024
Registration Closes: March 10, 2024

In addition to the certificate of presentation, papers selected for presentations during the conference will be considered for best paper awards. Based upon the originality, rigor, and contribution of the research work, selected papers will be awarded INR 15,000/- and 10,000/- respectively.

  • Management Decision, Emerald Publishing, ABDC Category and Scopus Indexed.
  • China Finance Review International (CFRI), Emerald Publishing, ABDC Category, EBSCO and Scopus Indexed.
  • South Asian Journal of Business and Management Cases, Sage Publication, Scopus Indexed.
  • California Management Review, Sage Publication, Scopus Indexed

*The papers will be processed as per the policies of the respective journals.




Particulars India & SAARC Nations
Other Countries
Research Scholars / Faculty Rs. 3000/- $125
Early Bird (on or Before 29th February) Rs. 2500/- $125

*Registration Fee does not include accommodation.

(Please note that each participant has to register separately. An author can present more than 1 paper after registration.)


  • On Campus, the accommodation charges would be INR 1500/- for single occupancy (AC Rooms) and INR 1000/- per person per day on twin sharing basis. Charges for accommodation will be on an actual basis. Kindly confirm your bookings for on-campus accommodation before March 05, 2024. Payment should be made through a demand draft, to be drawn in favor of IMNU Student Activity Association, payable at Ahmedabad.
  • Bank Name: The Kalupur Commercial Co-operative Bank Ltd
  • Branch Address: Nirma University, S.G. Highway, Ahmedabad
  • Bank Account No: 09720180212
  • RTGS & NEFT #:IFSC: KCCB0NRM097 (KCCB Zero NRM Zero Nine seven)
  • MICR Code: 380126029
  • Beneficiary Name: IMNU Student Activity Association
  • Account Type: Current Account

Note. – Please send transaction number after the payment
Mail ID.-

  • Networking with leading editors and academicians.
  • Research workshops on contemporary themes in quantitative, qualitative and research paper writing from eminent experts.
  • Research clinics to facilitate specific feedback on the thesis.
  • Panel discussion of eminent journal editors
  • Keynote addresses
  • Publication opportunity for promising research articles in reputed journals.
  • Certificate for participation to all registered participants
  • Certificate for paper presentation to presenting scholars

Research clinics are arranged for the participants who are at their advanced stages of research. These clinics help in solving problems faced by research scholars by having one-to-one interaction with domain experts. It assists doctoral students in the pursuit of their research, as they get valuable feedback and suggestions from experts.

An extensive line of research workshops on contemporary themes taken by eminent experts from India and abroad in the field of management research is one of the major attractions for the participants. Every year renowned and eminent speakers are invited to delegate expert talks on selected topics, share their experiences and interact with participants during the workshop. No separate workshop fee shall be charged for the same.

Dr. Satish Kumar
Indian Institute of Management, Nagpur

Dr. A K Dey
Chairperson – Centre for Management Case Development (CMCD) Professor of Operations & Decision Science

Dr. Randolph-Seng
Management Decision

Dr. Sunil Shukla
Director General
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII)



Dr Anup K Singh
Director General

Nirma University

Dr Ashwini Awasthi
Director, Institute of Management & Dean, Faculty of Management

Nirma University

Conference Advisory Committee

Dr Satish Kumar

Indian Institute of Management, Nagpur, India

Dr. Amitabh Anand

Excelia Business School I Co-Editor – JSBED & IJEBR
La Rochelle

Prof. Saurabh Gupta

Department of Information Systems
Kennesaw State University,  KSU

Prof. Rohit Trivedi
Associate Professor

University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK

Prof. Samik Shome
Professor and Chairperson, Doctoral Programme

Nirma University, Ahmedabad, India


Dr Sandip Trada
Assistant Professor

Institute of Management, Nirma University

Dr Shahir Bhatt
Assistant Professor

Institute of Management, Nirma University

Conference Committee

Nidhi Maheta Vidyadhari S Chandaka
Heemanshi Shahi Vijyeta Bhankhariya
Kunjan Rajguru Chandini Dave
Vatsala Gupta Vismaya K
Divya Vaghrola Ananya Misra
Jyotirmayee  Mahapatra

Contact us:

Address: Institute of Management, Nirma University
Sarkhej – Gandhinagar Highway, Post: Chandlodia, Via: Gota, Ahmedabad – 382 481
Mail Us:
Phone: 7069446369, 7778085896