Faculty Profile

Dr. Purushottam Kumar Arya

Assistant Professor

Department of Commerce



Educational Qualification

Ph.D. Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi

MBA. Specialization in Finance, University of Calcutta

B.Sc. Honors, T.M. Bhagalpur University,

Higher Secondary. St. Columba's College Hazaribag

Secondary. D.M. High School Sheikhpura

Other Qualifications

National Eligibility Test for Lectureship

(University Grants Commission)

Goethe-Zertifikat , German Language under CEFR Level A1 & A2

(Goethe Institute Max Mueller Bhavan New Delhi)

Chartered Financial Analysts, Group A and Group B

(The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India)


Career Profile

Teaching Full Time at ARSD since 2016

Visiting Faculty at BML Munjal University (30 June 2018-21 October 2018)

Areas of Specialization / Interest


Subjects Taught

Financial Management

Fundamentals of Investment

Business Mathematics



Research Projects (Major Grants/Research Collaboration)

Research Assistant

Employer Address: - National Institute of Bank Management

(An Autonomous Apex Institute Established by RBI & Banks) Pune Maharashtra (India)

Job Profile: - Worked on a project “Self Help Group Bank Linkage Programme (SHG BLP) – A Business Model for Banks” sponsored by GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) and NABARD.

Publications Profile

Nigam, N.K., Singh, K. and Arya, P.K.(2021), Impact of gender diversity in boardroom on risk-return profile of Indian corporates, Journal of Indian Business Research. ISSN: 1755-4195 (UGC Care, Scopus Indexed and Ranked C in ABDC Journal Index)

Gupta, A., & Arya, P. K. (2020). Impact of splits on stock splits ratios around announcement day: empirical evidence from India. Investment Management and Financial Innovations, Volume 17(3), Pages (345-359). ISSN: 1812-9358 (UGC Care, Scopus Indexed and Ranked B in ABDC Journal Index)


Gupta, A., & Arya, P. K. (2020). Growing Importance of Digital Finance for Financial Inclusion and Empowerment of Women: Evidence from India. International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, Vol 29(6), Pages (1501-1510). ISSN: 2005-4238 (UGC Care and Scopus Indexed )


Kumar, A., Jain, S., & Arya, P. K. (2020). Financial Literacy In Indian Higher Education Institutions : Addressing Gender Disparity. Sodh Sanchar Bulletin, volume 10(39), Pages (13-20). ISSN: 2229-3620 ( UGC Care )


Gupta, A., & Arya, P. K. (2019). Behaviour of Share Prices Around Ex-Split Day of Stock Splits in India. Ramanujan International Journal of Business and Research (RIJBR), volume IV, Pages (291-314). ISSN: 2455-5959. ( UGC Care)


Conference Participation / Presentations

Conducted workshop “Excel Application: Basic to Advanced “organized by Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, (University of Delhi), 17th-21st August 2015

Paper Titled “The Rise of the Tech Savvy Customer in Banking Industries” presented in the International Conference Indian Economic Transformation Through Revival of Manufacturing Sector and Start up Ecosystem organized by Ramanujan College University of Delhi, 21-22 September 2017

Title: Faculty Development Program on “Case method in Finance” conducted by Delhi school of Business, Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VIPS), 7th -8th October 2016

Title: “Faculty Development Program on Time Series Analysis” held at Aryabhatta College, University of Delhi, 28th -30th April, 2016

Title: “Faculty Development Program on Computerize Accounting using Tally ERP 9” held at Faculty of Applied Social Sciences Humanities South Campus, University of Delhi in collaboration with Indian Accounting Association, 30th September 2015

Title: Faculty Development Programme on Advance Research Technique in Finance Organization: Bharati College, University of Delhi, 16th -21st November 2015

Title: Faculty Development Programme on Leveraging Research Tool for Quality research, Organization: University of Delhi South Campus, 15th -21st June 2015

Title: Workshop on “Case Teaching and Case Writing Organization: All India Management Association, 16th -18th January 2014

Title: Workshop on Advances in Research Methods & Data Analytical Tools Organization: All India Management Association, 21st -23rd March 2013

Participated in “National Seminar on Indian Business through Ages” Organization: Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi