Dr. Bhavin Pandya

Total Experience: 14 Years
Educational Qualifications: Ph. D., MBA (Marketing), BBA
Contact No: 02764-262225
Email: profbhavin@gmail.com

He is a man with exceptionally brilliant academic career. During his study, he was in the list of University toppers in MBA Programme. After a smart tenure of around 12 months as frontline manager in FMCG marketing, he is currently Professor in MBA programme at SVIM. He has also attended several seminars and Quality Improvement Programmes held in prominent B-Schools of India. He has also presented his research work in several National & International conferences. He has also published research paper in noted referred journals. His doctorate work was in the area of Brand Portfolio Management. He has been sitting in the board of studies of three different universities. He was instrumental in collaboration with University of Alberta, Canada on behalf of GTU, Ahmedabad. He is champion of skill council of marketing, GTU. He has authored for the book of “Advanced Marketing Management.” He is the instrumental person for setting up the Kotler Incubatin Center in India at GTU, Ahmedabad with Dr. Philip Kotler.

  • Research Area: Brand Management
  • Designation: Professor & Head
  • Specialization Area: Marketing
  • Subject Taught In PG: Marketing Management, Strategic Marketing and Brand Management, Managerial Communication, Sales and Distribution Management, International Marketing Management
  • Current Activities: Teaching & Research


TitleDescriptionAchieved On
Founder MemberDr. Philip Kotler’s Incubator of Ayurvedic Medicines at Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad
Outstanding Person of The YearAwarded as Outstanding Person of The Year (OYP) 2013 by JCI-India at 58th convention at Madurai2013
First PrizeState Level Conference on Accounting, Finance and ManagementAugust 2007
Best Research paper award11th International Conference on Frontier Global Issues and Challenges in the New Milleneum on Emerging Economy, Accounting, Finanace, Information & Communication Technology , Business and Management2012


Activity TypeActivity TitlePlaceDateFaculty Role
QIPAICTE sponsored QIP on “Advance in Business Economics and Strategy”Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai1st Feb. 2005 – 5 Feb 2005Participation
QIPAICTE sponsored QIP on “Industrial Marketing and Project Management”Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai7th Feb. 2005 – 5 Feb 2005Participation
QIPAICTE sponsored QIP on “Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility”Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, MumbaiMarch 20 to March 24, 2006Participation
SeminarInternational Conference on Academic Institutions-2013Gandhinagar
SeminarNational Seminar on Ethics & Management: Emerging Issue in New MillenniumS.K. School of Business Management, North Gujarat University, Patan11 – 12, January 2002,Participation
Seminar“Gujarat – vision 2020”S.K. School of Business Management, North Gujarat University, PatanParticipation
Workshop“International Workshop on Accreditation -The Way ForwardNMIMS, Mumbai3 – 4 March 2008Participation
Workshop“Case writing” under the Guidance of Prof. KalroAES Institute of Business Management, AhmedabadParticipation
WorkshopUGC Supported Workshop on SPSS and Data MiningB.K. School of Business Management, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad.17th and 18th March 2008Participation



TitleISSN / ISBN NoPublisherVolumeYear
Brand Portfolio Management: The FMCG Perspective- The Rationalization approach978-3-659-20660-3Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany12012
Advanced Marketing Management978-81-906817-4-2Books India Publication12009

Case Studies

TitleISSN / ISBN NoPublisherVolumeYear
Raheja Komatsu Indian Batteries India Ltd. – “The Company received a wake up callAIMS Western Region Conference 2005, VMPIM, Ganpat University2005

National and International Journal

TitleISSN / ISBN NoPublisherVolumeYear
Problems and challenges faced by SME’s in Marketing of products: A study of food processing industry of Gujarat978-93-8486993-4-2Excel India Publication12015
Factors effecting the employee’s readiness towards the Knowledge Management in Ceramic Industry2319-2801International Journal of Asian Academic Research Associates12014
Unfolding attitude of youth towards mobile handset,brands: A study in North Gujarat Region of India2249-7307Asian Journal of Research in Business Economics and Management32013
Retailers’ perspective on Rationalizing Brand portfolio for selected categories of FMCG products, in Book978-81-928788-0-5Exploiting Global Bounaries- Managing Business TransitionBook2013
Awareness and Perception of Basel – II Norms Across Indian Banks: An Empirical Study0973-8711Indian Journal of Finance72013
A study on impact of academic stress on MBA, students of Gujarat Technological University2231-4172Researchers World,International Refereed Research Journal32012
A study on optimizing product categories & SKUs for brand portfolio management with respect to FMCG sector in India in2277 3304Indian Journal of Management12012
Merchandising Domestic Cricket League Brands:Discernible way to keep the brand productive and alive1450-2267European Journal of Social Science142010
Microfinanance: The Gambit for Augmenting Sustainable development,2229-4370Anarta- The Journal of HNGU122010
Leveraging Brand assets by understanding Brand Architecture- imperatives for FMCG sector for competitive edge in India0973-8703IndianJournal of Marketing392009
Customer Relationship Management: Perceptible way for longevity in business for Organized Retailing in India978-81-928788-0-5Conference Proceedings – GLS, Ahmedabad

Conference (National & International)

TitleISSN / ISBN NoPublisherVolumeYear
“Microfinance-Emergence as Strident Catalyst to Eradicate Poverty”One day National Conference on Emerging Business Issues, NSVKM Sanchalit MBA college, Visnagar2008
Leveraging Brand assets by understanding Brand Architecture- imperatives for FMCG sector for competitive edge in IndiaNirma International Conference (NICOM), Nirma Institute of Management2008
Customer Relationship Management: Perceptible way for longevity in business for Organized Retailing in IndiaGLS, Ahmedabad2007
A research paper presented on “A study on Materialism among adolescent: Understanding conceptual framework and imperatives for marketers and society for new horizons”Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode, Kerala, India.2007
“Adapting Marketing to the e-Economy: Issues, Challenges & Opportunities”PG Department of Business Studies, Faculty of Commerce, Vidyanagar2006
“Developing Prolific Competitive advantage for Sustainable Development” – Accentuating the role of distribution as the instrumental aspect”ANVESH: Nirma Conference for Doctoral Students on “Towards Sustainable Growth: Strategies, Practices and Perspectives” Institute of Management, Nirma University of Science and Technology. Ahmedabad2006
“Crafting competitive Indian firm in changing GATT/WTO regime” – A conceptual frame-work, in context of ethnocentrism in India,AIMS National Conference, Ganpat University, Kherva2005
‘Formulating Strategies for New Prolific Economy – A Conceptual Framework in Context of Enterprise Resource Planning”National Conference, Nirma University2004
“Effective integration of Business Process – An ultimate requirement for Global market place “M.M. Institute of Management, Mulana, Ambala, Harayana2004


Institute / OrganizationDesignationTenure
S. V. Institute of Management, KadiProfessor & HeadMay 2006 to Till date
S. V. Institute of Management, KadiAssistant ProfessorAugust 2002 to April 2006
Matsushita Lakhanpal Batteries India LtdSales OfficerMay 2002 to August 2001