Dr. Nirmalya Bagchi

Dean of Research and Management Studies
Director, PGDM Professor and Director, Centre for Management Studies PGDM.

Nirmalya Bagchi is the Director General (I/c) and Dean of Research and Management Studies, Director for PGDM, Professor and Director Centre for Management Studies at Administrative Staff College of India. He holds a PhD in Business Management and a Masters in Business Management.

He has been working with the Administrative Staff College of India since September 2006, first as an Associate Professor till October 2012 and after his promotion in November 2012, as Professor. He had worked as Lecturer in Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management Calcutta.

At ASCI, Dr. Bagchi has worked on important assignments sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,

Defence Research and Development Organization, European Commission, UNICEF, Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances, Reserve Bank of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (Ministry of Home Affairs), Ministry of Steel, Ministry of Skill Development and

Entrepreneurship, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Commonwealth Secretariat, Department of Biotechnology, DoPT, TIFAC, ICFRE, CIPS, FMC, and INAE.

Findings of one of his studies titled “Study to Identify Policy Measures for New Science, Technology and Innovation Policy, 2013”, sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology, has been used to develop the new Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2013 of the country.

Dr Bagchi has written books, book chapters, and academic papers. Dr. Bagchi’s current research interests are in the areas of innovation and its management, R&D management, economics of R&D and innovation, and strategic management of technology.

He has been trained on Statistical Methods and Applications from Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, on E-Governance by UNAPCICT, and on Executive Evaluation by UNICEF.

Current Interests
Policies and schemes for fostering Science, Technology and Innovation,  Economics of R&D and Innovation, Strategic Management of Innovation and R&D, Technology based Entrepreneurship, Start-ups,  Evaluation, Managing Excellence, Analyzing Competitiveness and Performance Management of Scientific Organizations and Departments