Dr. Suman Kumar Dawn

Principal (Acting), Chairperson-PGDM Programme & Associate Professor in Marketing & Strategic Marketing

M.Sc (Mathematics) ( IIT, Kharagpur), MBA ( Marketing), PhD( Marketing), UGC-NET qualified in Management, GATE qualified in Mathematics

Dr. Suman Kumar Dawn has obtained the degrees in MSc (Mathematics) from IIT Kharagpur, MBA (Marketing) and earned his PhD from the University of Burdwan. He is also NET (in Management) and GATE qualified and a research fellow in ICSSR, New Delhi, under MHRD, Govt. of India. The areas of interest of Dr. Dawn are Marketing Management, Marketing Research, Strategic Management, Research Methodology, Quantitative Techniques, Statistics, International Marketing and Operations Research. He has accumulated 25 (Twenty Five) years of teaching, research, administration and industry experience. He has published 30 publications in referred national and international journals and attended several international and national conferences and seminars. Before joining Calcutta Business School , he was Associate Professor in Marketing in Asia Pacific Institute of Management ( AICTE and NBA approved) , and before that he was also the Head of the Department of Centre for Management Studies, JIS College of Engineering ( Autonomous , AICTE approved, NAAC and NBA accredited). Moreover, he was associated as a visiting faculty in Universities and Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management (IISWBM). He is also the member of the editorial board in referred National and International Journals. He has the distinction of serving as Head Examiner of Universities and Institutes of reputes in Management Sciences and also worked as External Examiner, Paper Setters for different Academic Institutions.


More than 25 years of Experience in Teaching, Administration, Research & Industries

Professional Experience

  • Conducted the subject lectures regularly, keeping an eye on the understanding of the students.
  • Carried out practical sessions with explanation about the purpose of the experiment and the procedures that follow to seek results.
  • Carried out debate sessions in regular classes to help students to understand the subject better.
  • Arranged expert meets for students on a periodic basis to create an interest about the subject.
  • Encouraged students to build committees among themselves.
  • Provided students with information outside the classroom such as the future prospects in the subject, the competitive exams, etc.
  • Conducted and assisted the examination duties.
  • Involved in the research activities and supervise the PhD students.