Mr. Bhaskar Basu

bhaskarMr. Bhaskar Basu, Associate Professor at Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Hyderabad
Prof. Bhaskar Basu is an Associate Professor at Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Hyderabad in the area of Operations, IT and Analytics. He is a PhD from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (Deptt. of Industrial Engineering and Management) and his doctoral thesis was in the area of Knowledge Management.

Prof. Basu has been in academics for the last 12 years, first with ICFAI Business School and presently with Institute of Management and Technology, Hyderabad. He is also a visiting faculty with IIFT, Kolkata and has taken guest lectures in institutes like XLRI, VGSOM etc. His teaching and research interests revolve around Information Systems, Knowledge Management and Operations Management. He has guided more than 100 students in management projects across diverse sectors. Prof. Basu has also been publishing articles in journals and conferences, both in India and abroad. He has also been involved in training programs/workshops and research projects.

Prof. Basu had an initial stint in the industry for around a decade, first with Steel Authority of India Ltd. (a Govt. of India Undertaking) and then with Distributed Object Technologies Ltd, a privately owned firm. He served SAIL in various functional areas like Materials Management, MIS and Production Planning and Control as Management Trainee, Junior Manager and Assistant Manager. His assignments were based around Madhya Pradesh, erstwhile Bihar (now Jharkhand), Orissa and West Bengal. Thereafter he worked as a Business Analyst for a client based in Germany in the healthcare sector after obtaining a diploma in management from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta with MIS as his specialization area.

Prof. Bhaskar Basu is also a Mechanical Engineering graduate from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra and a post-graduate in Production Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta. He was offered the University Grants Commission (UGC) sponsored scholarship for pursuing the post-graduate course with Production Management as his area of specialization, which he cleared as the topper, receiving the University gold medal in the process.

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