Faculty Profile

Dr. Suresh Kumar Oad Rajput

Assistant Professor

Contact Member

E-mail : suresh_kumar@iba-suk.edu.pk
Office Extension : 4093


Dr. Suresh Kumar Rajput, Assistant Professor, Finance, Sukkur IBA has received Dean’s List Award for exceptional PhD Research on “Pattern Recognition Techniques and Financial Analysis” for the year 2014 – 15 from Massey University, New Zealand. http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/research/higher-research-degrees/deans-list-of-exceptional-theses/2015-list-of-exceptional-theses.cfm To gain a place on the ‘Dean’s List’ a doctoral thesis has to meet very stringent criteria. It has to be submitted on time, and in each case all three examiners must agree that the thesis is of exceptional quality in every respect, including research and analytical content, originality, quality of expression, accuracy of presentation and contribution to knowledge in the field. Dr Suresh’s thesis was considered by the examiners to be among the top ten percent they had examined in their respective fields. Dr Suresh’s examiners commented: “…the thesis is very extensive in terms of data and empirical tests ... This research tackles several interesting and important questions ... The candidate shows familiarity with, and understanding of, relevant literature.” Prior to joining Sukkur IBA, he served at Karachi School for Business and Leadership (KSBL) for as an Assistant Professor of Finance. He has co-authored the scholarly publications with international faculty in Financial Review Journal, and Cogent Economics and Finance. Dr. Kumar is Associate Editor of Sukkur IBA Journal of Economics and Finance (SIJEF) and served as referee to Pakistan Development Review (PDR), Pacific Accounting Review (PAR), World Journal of Economic and Finance (WJEF), Engineering Science and Technology International Research Journal (ESTIRJ), Cogent Business & Management Journal, International Journal of Emerging Markets (IJEM), and Sukkur IBA Journal of Management and Business (SIJMB). He is presented his scholarly work at Financial Management Association International Meetings held at Chicago (2013) and Boston (2017), and Auckland Finance Meeting (2014). Dr Suresh has been twice selected among top 10 Young Scholars from Asia Pacific region to present his work at SIRCA Young Researcher Workshops (2013, 2014). Recently, his research focuses on the investor sentiments in capital markets, financial innovations, policy uncertainty, and exchange rate changes.


Degree From Major Year
Ph.D Massey University, New Zealand Finance 2015
Post Graduate Diploma Massey University, New Zealand Finance 2010
MBA University of Sindh, Jamshoro Finance 2004