Dr Gomathi Shanmuga Velayutham has obtained a doctoral degree in the field of Human Resource management in 1994 at a very young age from Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu as a first full-time research scholar. She was born on April 9th, 1966 in Tiruchirappalli. She was the first one to receive the stipend for her PhD Programme based on merit. At present, she has 27 years of teaching experience, inclusive of 25 years of teaching P.G. students. She made an active contribution in creating eight doctorate candidates successfully enhancing her research contribution. At present, she is guiding six PhD scholars at VITBS. She is a popular and friendly speaker, a trainer in most of the premier educational Institutions and corporates and in other Public forums. She is specialized in stress management techniques, emotional intelligence, HR analytics, Knowledge management, Balanced scorecard, entrepreneurship and other Organisational Behaviour & HRM Subjects. As an academic achievement, she has authored five books one on essentials of Entrepreneurship in 2003,and a study on Grievance management in a Pvt. enterprise in 2014 , impact of social network on employee Productivity in 2015 and Managing Human Resource in an Organisation and a study on workers relationship with management in a Weaving Industry She is also a recipient of a lot of honours as best teacher, best paper presenter in conferences and also research awards continuously for more than 7 years. She is a recipient of senior woman Educator and Scholar Award from National foundation of entrepreneurship development, Coimbatore on 8th March 2014. She is also a recipient of an Award on the International women’s day for the contribution made to Science and Engineering in VIT, University, Vellore on 9th March 2015.Guided more than 500 projects in MBA and other mini projects of Interest. Completed a consultancy project for ITCOT in 1999 and As a single individual organized an AICTE Staff development programme for other engineering colleges in Tamilnadu which was sponsored by AICTE in 2004.Yet another achievement, at a very young age she also served as the head of the department for in the Department of Management studies in Vellore Institute of Technology in the academic year 2004-2005. She had delivered more than 72 Guest lectures and also presided as a resource person for UGC Sponsored conference and other national conferences. She has visited countries like Malaysia and Singapore in 1993.
VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spur us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. In fact, it has become a way of life for us. The highly motivated youngsters on the campus are a constant source of pride. Our Memorandum of Understanding with various international universities are our major strength. They provide for an exchange of students and faculty and encourage joint research projects for the mutual benefit of these universities. Many of our students, who pursue their research projects in foreign universities, bring high quality to their work and esteem to India and have done us proud. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. We look forward to meeting you here at VIT.
This profile appears in the World Book of Researchers 2018.
Information correct as on 24 April 2018 0721 HRS GMT.