Jayawantrao Sawant Institute of Management & Research, Hadapsar

S.No. 58, Indrayaninagar, Handewadi Road, Satav Nagar, Hadapsar, Pune, Maharashtra 411028
Approved By AICTE & Affiliated To Savitribai Phule Pune University. Institute Code : MB6143
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Research Environment & Support

The phrase “Research and Development” has a special significance apart from its conventional coupling of scientific research and technological development. “Research and Development” normally refers to future-oriented, longer-term activities in Science, Technology, Social Sciences and Management stream, using techniques with or without predetermined outcomes and with broad forecasts of commercial yields.
In a world increasingly propelled by technology, research is the foundation of any nation's economic growth. Thus, JSPM’s JSIMR is committed to contribute in basic long-term research in frontier areas.
Research & Development (R&D) Cell is established to promote research-based teaching-learning thereby preparing students for successful careers. The activities of R&D Cell include- Development of Ph.D. Research Centre, Faculty & Students Training, FDPs and Support Programs, Recognition of Research Production, Encouragement of Faculty Collaboration, Balanced Teaching & Research Responsibilities, etc. The R&D Cell is committed to Academic and Industry driven collaborations and linking the academic research with teaching curriculum.

 Objectives of R&D Cell at JSIMR are:

  • To create and maintain research conducive environment
  • To promote research and innovation culture among faculty and students
  • To make efforts to establish research partnerships with Government, Industry, R&D organization and institute, Universities and other stakeholders
  • To provide a suitable enabling research environment and infrastructure
  • To assist in creating centre of excellence
  • To facilitate multidisciplinary research excellence
  • To assist in creating centre of excellence and innovations lab at institute

R & D Cell Committee

The R&D Ccommittee members appointed for the Academic Year 2018-19 are as below;

Designation Name
Chairman Dr. Anita Khatke, Director, JSIMR, Pune
Research & Development Cell Head Dr. Manohar Karade, Associate Professor, JSIMR, Pune
External Expert Dr. Prafulla Pawar , Dean, Commerce & Management Studies & Registrar, SPPU, Pune
Faculty Representatives Dr. Prajakta Warale , Dr. Shailesh Pandey, Dr. Shital Deshmukh
External Expert - Dr. E. B. Khedkar, Vice Chancellor, Dr. D.Y Ajinkya University
External Expert Dr. Mane Dattatray, HOD PUMBA , Pune
External Expert - Dr. Anand Dadas , Research Head, Neville Wadia Institute of Management Studies &Research, Pune
External Expert - Dr. Roshan Kazi, Professor & HOD, Allana Institute of Management, Pune

 Conducive Environment for R&D at JSIMR

  • JSIMR published Journal (Period: Annually) - International Journal of Management “Corporate Mantra” with (ISSN No.2231-3397)
  • Experienced and Motivated faculty
  • Currently 4 Faculty with Ph.D. and 8 Faculty pursuing Ph.D.
  • Support faculty and students to publish quality papers and patents
  • R&D cell is supported by R& D Head
  • Active research group to communicate recent trends in research
  • Assistance for project selection and execution
  • Research activities to promote research & innovation

 Expected Outcomes of R&D Cell

  • Enhanced interaction with R&D organizations and institutes
  • Improved quality of PG project
  • Awareness in students about recent advances and developments in management and technology
  • Enhanced involvement of faculty and students to solve industrial and societal problems
  • Enhanced number of research proposals, quality publications
  • Enhanced participation of students in national and international innovation activities

 Action Plan for Achieving Outcomes

  • Monitoring and guiding faculty to obtain research grant from various funding agencies viz. AICTE/UGC/CSIR etc.
  • Formulate policies for encouragement of R&D culture in the institute
  • Liasioning with R&D organization / institute and establish MOU with them
  • Guidance and support to faculty / students for getting quality publication and patents
  • Active research groups in organizing various research promotion activities though research groups
  • Organising FDPs, Conferences, Seminars, Workshops and expert sessions in Research and Innovations areas such as- on project selection and execution, writing proposals, writing research papers and drafting patents etc.

Activities Organised under R & D Cell

Academic Year Title of the Research Activities and Professional Development programs organised
2016-17 National Level Seminar/conference on "Innovation in management which changes the current economic scenario"
2016-17 5 Days FDP on Research Methodology
2016-17 FDP on “How to write research papers”
2014-15 International Seminar on "Reflections & Prospective of 22 Corporate and Academic Magnets on India's Global competitiveness"
2013-14 International Conference on Management System at Gordan House
IPR Activities
2017-18 Workshop on IPR & it's Management
2017-18 Workshop on Application of Patent Law
2017-18 Workshop on Understanding of IPR & It's Usage for Industry
2016-17 Workshop on E- Governance
2016-17 Workshop on Patent Law
2015-16 Workshop on Application of Trademark in Business
2015-16 Workshop on Awareness about IPR amongst MBA Students
2014-15 Seminar on Right to Information Act
2014-15 Workshop on understanding of IPR & It's Usage for Industry
2013-14 Seminar on Cyber Crime Laws

Funding Agencies

Research Projects

Funded Research Projects by Government and Non-Government Agencies
Name of Principal Investigator Duration of Project Name of the Research Project Amount / Fund received Name of Funding Agency
Prof. Reuben Umap 10 Months Market Survey of the products 120000 M/s Bharati Polymers, Pune
Prof. Pradnya Kulkarni 14 Months  Customer Satisfaction Survey 100000 M/s Ayush Poly Plastic,Pune
Prof. Amol Nikam 12 Month  Retailers Survey of Society Tea in Solapur City 100000 M/s Gurukrupa Distributors, Pune
Prof. Jyoti Meshram 12 Month An Analytical Study of Unskilled labour productivity & its impact on Manufacturing Industry. 100000 Global Manpower & Facility Services,Pune
Prof. Vinay Bhalerao 12 Month An Analytical Study on Benefits to Housekeeping Departments in Automobile Industry 100000 Sarvadnya Enterprises, Pune
Prof. Shalini Swamy 6 Months A study of Payroll software in Business management. 40000 Raavi Enterprises, Pune
Prof. Vaishali Nikam 6 Months An Analytical Study of Managing ROI of Employees. 40000 MVendors Constructions & Equipment Ltd. Pune

MoUs, Linkages and Collaborations for Research & Development

Name of the Partnering Institution/ Industry /Research details Purpose of Linkages, MoUs & Collaborations
Dr. D.Y. Patil Institute of Management Studies, Pune Faculty Student Exchange, Research Activity
PDEA’s College of Engineering, Manjari Budruk, Pune Faculty Student Exchange, Research Activity
Rajgad Institute of Management Research & Development, Pune Academic Board Member, Faculty Exchange program, Research Activity
Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth’s Global Business School & Research, Pune Academic Exchange, Research Activity
Kautilya Institute of Management & Research, Pune Faculty Exchange, Knowledge Session & Research Orientation
Jayawant Institute of Management Studies, Pune Faculty Exchange, Knowledge Session & Research Orientation
Dr.D.Y.Patil Knowldege City, Loheagoan Faculty Exchange, Knowledge Session & Research Orientation
Neville Wadia Institute of Management & Research, Pune Faculty Exchange, Knowledge Session & Research Orientation

Research Guide List since inception of Institute

Sr.No. Name of Research Guide Research Domain/Area/Specialisation Recognised at University Validity Period
1 Dr. Anita Khatke Marketing & HR Savitribai Phule University of Pune, Pune 2018-2026
2 Dr. A S J Jacob Economics Savitribai Phule University of Pune, Pune 2007 - 2013
3 Dr. Nitin Mankar HR Savitribai Phule University of Pune, Pune 2010 -2013
4 Dr. Manik Kadam Computer Management Savitribai Phule University of Pune, Pune 2009 - 2016

Research Facilities

Our Institute has started Internal Research Centre named Internal Quality Assurance Cell - IQAC for prompting research culture at the Institute, for the same we are promoting our Faculty Members and Students.
We usually encourage to our faculty members and students for undertaking various research projects in their domain areas. Winter Projects, Summer Internship Projects, Dissertations are rigorously followed by the students.