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K.P.Venugopala Rao PhD

Dr. K. P. Venugopala Rao is a Doctorate in Commerce from Osmania University and also holds a degree in Law and Education. His thesis was in the area of Commodity Derivatives in India. He has over two decades of experience in teaching, research and academic administration and has held various academic and administrative positions in reputed academic institutions. His teaching and research engagements were at prestigious universities like Osmania University and Kakatiya University.

He is an avid researcher and has research publications in various national and international peer reviewed journals.  His research interests lie in the area of Accounting, Taxation and Capital Markets. 

He actively promotes innovative teaching pedagogy to make the learning more effective and provide deeper engagement with the audience. He is the member of Subcommittee of BoS in Banking and Finance and also for BoE at Symbiosis International (Deemed University). Dr Rao has been a part of the founding team at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, served as an Associate Professor and Deputy Director during 2016-2020.

He has conducted several training programmes for corporate executives and leaders at Cogent Ltd, Indian Railways, Bayer Ltd and L&T. He is also actively engaged in conducting Faculty Development workshops and Management Development Programmes. He is invited to speak at various academic workshops and National Seminars in the areas of research. 

Dr Rao is a member of ISDSI and Telangana Commerce Association and actively participates in various forum of FTAPCCI and CII.