Department of Management Studies
Dr. S. Sumathi, is the Professor & Head of Management Studies, Paavai Engineering College, Namakkal. Her overall career experience is about 23 years, of which 4 ½ years of her service was with Industry and about 19 years of service with academia. She’s basically a Commerce Graduate (B.Com.) and a Post graduate in Business Administration (M.B.A); she has done P.G.D.P.M & M.Phil and further has obtained her Ph.D. (Management Studies) in the year 2010. She has attended and organized various Conferences, Workshops, Symposiums, Trade Fairs, FDP’s, etc., as a convener, coordinator and resource person. She has anchored career guidance programs in the local television networks. She is actively engaged in the Training, Counseling and Mentoring of both students and staff. She was the Board of Studies Member for the Faculty of Management Studies, Anna University, Chennai, for R 2013. She has a good corporate network and is associated with various associations like MMA, CII, NIPM, etc., and hence has been successful in organizing campus recruitment drives for not only MBA students, but also Engineering and Arts & Science students too. She’s a good motivator and can easily groom the students, as good administrators / entrepreneurs, with the willing cooperation of her team of faculty members. She is a life member of ISTE.