IIMV Professors bag Research Grant-in-Aid under the various Research Project Schemes of the ICSSR
IIMV Professors bag Research Grant-in-Aid under the various Research Project Schemes of the ICSSR

Prof. Sushil Kumar and Prof. Srinivas Josyula, faculty IIMV, have received Research Grant-in-Aid under the Minor Research Project Scheme of the Indian Council for Social Sciences Research (ICSSR), New Delhi. Their project titled ‘Women-led Business and Challenges to their Scalability – An extensive study of Andhra Pradesh’, focusses on the constraints of growth faced by women-led businesses in Andhra Pradesh.

Prof. Aalok Kumar and Prof. PRS Sarma, faculty IIMV, have received Research Grant-in-Aid under the Major Research Project Scheme of the Indian Council for Social Sciences Research (ICSSR), New Delhi. Their project titled ‘Developing socially sustainable Indian dairy supply chain from multi-stakeholders’ perspective: A bi-state firm-level analysis, focused to develop the socially responsible dairy industry of concerned states.


Prof. Amit Shankar, faculty IIMV, has received Research Grant-in-Aid under the Major Research Project Scheme of the Indian Council for Social Sciences Research (ICSSR), New Delhi. His project titled “Can Indian Base of the Pyramid Consumers Move from Bank Queue to Mobile Payment?”, focuses on exploring enablers and inhibitors towards mobile payment in rural India.  

ICSSR research grants promote cutting-edge social science research by Indian scholars, with theoretical, conceptual, methodological, and policy implications.