Dr. Bala Balachandran
Founder, Dean, and Professor
PHD (CARNEGIE MELLON), MS(CARNEGIE MELLON)
Professor Balachandran's is a recipient of the fourth highest civilian award of the Government of India - the Padmashri, which he was awarded in 2001 in recognition of his contribution towards higher education in India. He has been voted among the top 10 Global Thought Leaders in a recent article published by the Economic Times. Prof. Bala serves several Indian ministries in the advisory capacity. He also serves on the International advisory Board of the UniRazak at KualaLumpur and renders consulting/advisory services to the top brass of the Malaysian Government. His teaching interests include Managerial Accounting, Auditing, Management Information Systems, and Mathematical Programming.