Overview

RGCMS has established a Research & Development Committee in order to promote research activities among students and faculty of the college. The R&D committee aims to provide a platform to students, academicians, researchers and business practitioners to discuss the rapidly changing business practices.

Committee

  1. Objective
    • To create awareness and opportunities in research among the faculty & students.
    • To create interest and atmosphere among the faculty and students to take up research projects.
    • To ensure smooth and effective functioning of research activities.
    • To promote multidisciplinary academic as well as industry-oriented research.
  2. Function
    • To identify the potential areas of research in various disciplines of management.
    • To develop R&D strategy in accordance with the college strategic plan.
    • To prepare and submit proposals to government agencies for obtaining funded projects.
    • To encourage multi-disciplinary research internally within the institute and externally with other organizations.
    • Encourage faculty to publish papers in various National/International conferences of their specialized areas.
    • To coordinate the research activities of the college.
    • Encourage faculty to attend various research oriented Faculty development programmes.
    • Encourage and motivate the faculty to apply for PhD.
    • To encourage faculty and students to publish their research works in reputed journals that have good impact factor and are Scopus indexed.
    • To plan for resource mobilization through industry interaction and consultancy.
    • To help the library maintain a repository of all the published research papers and case studies.

Policy

  1. Aim
    • To promote research culture among students and faculty in the field of management and allied areas.
  2. Objectives
    • To encourage original quality research in the fields of management, commerce, industry and other relevant fields.
    • To identify the emerging areas of research and encourage the faculty members to undertake research in these areas.
    • To provide financial assistance for publication of research papers and research findings.
    • To organize various workshops to develop appropriate research skills among the scholars and faculty members.
    • To establish suitable infrastructure in the college that will help to undertake different research projects.
    • To encourage the faculty members & students for research initiatives in form of paper presentation in conferences at national & international level
    • To undertake various study/research/sponsored project in coordination with the Industry.
    • To ensure the importance of academic integrity and the pursuit of quality in research.
    • To encourage faculty members for Doctoral research by establishing Research center.
    • To undertake all other such activities which will inculcate research culture in the college.
  3. Funding and Approvals
    • The Institute allocate seed money of Rs. 1,00,000/- per annum which is utilized for research related activities.
    • The institute offer financial assistance to faculty and students for undertaking research projects, attending conferences, seminars, workshops and publishing/ presenting research papers.
    • Each faculty will be sanctioned up to Rs. 5000/- per year for presenting/ publishing research papers, attending FDP, Conferences and Seminars subject to recommendation by the R&D committee and approval by the Director of college.
    • If the faculty has availed the full sanction of the year and proposes to attend the said events beyond sanctioned amount, special approval is sought from the Director for same. The said decision will be taken in all fairness and with equal justice to all faculty members.
    • Student interested in research activities will be sanctioned up to Rs.2000/- per year subject to recommendation by the R&D committee and approval by the Director of college.
    • Each faculty will be sponsored a maximum of two research activities per year, so as to give an equal opportunity to all members.
    • Leave taken for research activity will be treated as Duty Leave.
    • Each faculty attending such conferences, Seminars, Presenting/ publishing papers, FDP will submit a detailed report and certificate for the same to the Research & Development Committee.
    • The research paper should be published/ presented in UGC-CARE Journals or equivalent having high impact factor or indexed in SCI/ Scopus for getting sponsorship from college.
    • Publication of book will be appreciated and rewarded with Rs. 5000/- for single author. If the authors are more than one then the said amount will be distributed equally among authors.
    • Patenting done by faculty will be appreciated and rewarded with Rs. 5000/- for individual faculty. If the contributors are more than one then the said amount will be distributed equally among contributors.
    • At the end of academic year faculty members and students will be felicitated for their contribution in research activity on the recommendation of R&D committee and approval by the director.

Publication

Sr.No Faculty Name Category Publication details
01 Prof. Dr. Radhika Wadhera Research Paper A Case Study on Volkswagen Print Ad Think Small” — Palarch’s Journal of Archaeology of Egypt/Egyptology 18(17), 254-258. ISSN 1567-214x
02 Prof. Dr. Radhika Wadhera Research Paper Case study published in GIS Science Journal on “A breakthrough in traditional Advertising by BMW– Innovation through Communication” ISSN NO : 1869-9391 in June 2020.
03 Prof. Dr. Radhika Wadhera Research Paper “Celebrities and Social Causes” – A Literature Review
04 Prof. Dr. Radhika Wadhera Research Paper Celebrities and Social Cause – Detailed Analysis of Importance of Choosing a Celebrity followed by Pulse Polio Advertisement (VI2I6-1227)
05 Prof. Dr. Radhika Wadhera Research Paper Celebrity Endorsement And Attitude: A Study To Assess The Impact of Celebrity Endorsement on Attitude of Consumers (ISSN 2277-8616)
06 Prof. Dr. Radhika Wadhera & Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper Study of Impact of Celebrity Endorsements on Consumer Buying Behavior
07 Prof. Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper Food Inflation- A Biggest Concern for Middle Class Consumers to Manage Household Consumption Expenditure on Food Grains
08 Prof. Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper Inflation In Food Articles: Causes And Analysis of Factors During the Post 2008 Crisis Period in India
09 Prof. Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper Preferences and Significance of Demographics on the Factors Influencing Investment
10 Prof. Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper Rising prices of petrol and diesel in India since 2014 An Analytical Study
11 Prof. Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper Study of Impact of Food Inflation on Middle Class Consumer’s Household Consumption of Milk with Reference to Thane City
12 Prof. Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper WPI Inflation in India at its Five Year Low – A Study of Factors with Reference to the Period from May 2014 to November 2014
13 Prof. Farheen Ahmad & Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper A Prospective Study on Faculty Members Considering Factors Contributing to Attrition & Retention Among B-Schools Post Covid-19
14 Prof. Farheen Ahmad & Dr. Dinesh Gabhane Research Paper Study on Employee Attrition & Retention at Universal Express Co.
15 Prof. Farheen Ahmad Research Paper Facebook Marketing: An Emerging Trend in Marketing Field