R. Velu

Dr. R. Velu

Area: Economics
Affiliation: School of Management, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University).





Ph.D Economics Presidency College, University of Madras, Chennai, India, 2002.

Other Details:


  • Economics
  • Urban Economics
  • Environmental Economics and Ethical Practices for Business. 

Research Interests

  • “River Sand Depletion for Commercial use and Its Impact on Environment and Ecology – At Palar River, Manapakkam Village, Tamilnadu”.
  • “A Study of Pulp and Paper Industry and its impact on Environment and ecology at TNPL (Tamil Nadu News print and Paper Limited at kakithapuram, TN India”.-Environmental Economics, Ecological Economics..

Selected Publications

  • Dr.R.Velu, “Economic Strategic for Transformation of Neo Classical Paradigm and Competitions in Industry”, D.A. Tsenove, academy conference, European Union. (Published), 2006)
  • Dr. R.Velu,:”Innovation in Marketing “,  Excel Book, New Delhi, 2006
  • Dr. R. Velu and Dr. T. Vijayakumar,“FDI Trend in Retail Marketing in India.”, SRM Management Digest-2006..
  • Dr. R.Velu and Dr.T.Vijayakumar, “A Study on Consumer Relationship Management of Retail Banking”, IAEME – 2011, ISSN 0976 – 6510 , 2006
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Papers Presented

International Conference 

  • Dr.R.Velu, “Economic Strategic for Transformation of Neo Classical Paradigm and Competitions in Industry”. D.A. Tsenove, academy conference, European Union. (Published), 2006.
  • Dr.R.Velu and Dr.T.Vijayakumar, “A Study on Women Self Help Group in Tamil Nadu”, A.V.V.M Sri Pushpam College, Poondi, India, 17, Mar.2006.
  • Dr. R.Velu and Dr.T.Vijayakumar, ”A Study on the Customer Relationship Management”, Adaikalamadha Inst. Tanjaore, India, 21 & 22 Sep, 2006.
  • Dr.R.Velu, “Environmental Pollution & Behavioral Problems.”, Gurukul Kangri University Vishwavidyalaya, at Haridwar, India, 26 & 27, Feb, 2005.
  • Dr.R.Velu, and Dr.S.Jayshree, “Is Planning in Crisis?”, SVISHTOV, Bulgaria, 2005.
  • Dr.R.Velu, “Values- A Missing Dimension in Our Growth & Development, Spiritual Wisdom for a Value-Based Society “ , at Annamalai University Chidambaram. 6&7 Nov.2004.
  • Dr.R.Velu, “Competing in A Global Economy”, Time Business School. Tirupati, India.11, 12&13, Dec.2004.

National Conference

  • Dr.R.Velu, “Pulp & Paper Production & Waste Management with A Special reference to TNPL at Kagithapura”, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India., 2&3, Dece.2005.).

Working Papers

  • A Study on Social Cost and Benefit of Chennai Metro Rail Project (2015 – 2020).
  • A Study on Forecast of Future Stock Prices of Five Major Auto Industry in India (2015-2020).

Academic Experiences

  • Professor, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), since 2004 to Till date
  • Asst.Professor Oct-2002 2004
  • Director – MCA and MBA  Departments of SRM Arts College of Madras University
  • Lecturer Bharat Institute of Science and Technology – Chennai- 73 1996 2002
  • Visiting teaching Alagappa University and Tamil Nadu University 2007 onwards

Other Professional Experience

  • Chief Superintend of Examinations (CES) 2009 to 2014 Till date
  • Member of Doctoral Committee Dr. MGR University – Chennai -  2008 Till date
  • External Guide for MBA Course Madras University -  2007 onwards
  • Striping Artist Pesum Padam, Picture Post, kalki, Kumutham Printers, Jappiar Press,  1978 1986
  • Teaching Instructor SIGA – Polytechnic Institute – Associate with Govt. of Tamil Nadu 1986 1992
  • Course coordinator Institute of Printing Technology – Madras Christian College. Chennai – 45. 1992 1996 

Achievements and Awards

  • Dr.R.VELU honoured with “The Best Citizen of India”by International Publishing House,Mir Dard Road, New Delhi, Phone: 011 2323809, 2013
  • Awarded of Bronze medal for the year 2016-17 by Central Board of Direct Taxes, Ministry of Finance,  Government of India.