Prof. Madhu Veeraraghavan appointed TAPMI Director

TAPMI_picProfessor Madhu Veeraraghavan took charge as the new Director of the T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal, on Monday, April 3. The T.A. Pai Chair of Finance at TAPMI since 2013, Prof. Veeraraghavan previously held positions at the University of Auckland Business School and Monash University, Melbourne. His academic qualifications include a Bachelors degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai followed by a MBA (Finance and Investments) and a PhD in Finance (Asset Pricing) from Griffith University, Queensland. His teaching interests are in the areas of Behavioural Finance and Corporate Finance and his research interests cover Asset Pricing, Behavioural Finance, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance and Funds Management and the interplay between Auditing and Finance.


Prof. Veeraraghavan has been instrumental in setting up TAPMI’s largest finance lab comprising 16 Bloomberg Terminals. He has published over 50 papers in top ranked international journals including The Accounting Review, Contemporary Accounting Research, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance and Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory. He has also presented his work at top conferences on finance and accounting.


Prof. Veeraraghavan greeted the news of his appointment by assuring to provide his “110% in taking the institute to greater heights”. Dr. Gururaj Kidiyoor, the outgoing Director-in-charge, wished Dr. Veeraraghavan all the very best for his future endeavors at TAPMI while handing over the charge while Dr. H. S. Ballal, the Pro-Chancellor of Manipal University and a member of the Governing Council and Trustee at TAPMI, said that the management will extend their full support to the new Director.


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Gaurav 2 months ago

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I have been selected in Tapmi and also i got selected for IIT ROORKEE. I am confused between the two. Please guide me

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Siimran Pal 2 months ago

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Hello Gaurav, Congratulations on getting selected in both the premier colleges. In my frank opinion, I hope You do select IIT roorkee instead of Manipal, as it is more recognised and more accpted.I ho...Read More

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If I write pgcet exam, can I apply

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TAPMI or TA Pai Management Institute, Manipal accepts only CAT/XAT/GMAT scores for shortlisting the candidates for Post-graduate Programmes in Management.PGCET score is not accepted.

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Indrani Nath 3 months ago

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Plz suggest between XUB HR and TAPMI PGDM CORE in terms of placement .....IT experienced 3 yrs.

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Ankita Tibrewal 2 months ago

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PLACEMENT WING Xub No placements offered. The placement facility is only for the Postgraduates and not for the Undergraduates. No Internships offrered. The College may start providing placement faci...Read More

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Can a person with a year drop after graduation get into tapmi?

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One year gap will not effect in your selection procedure but during the interview they might ask the questions regarding this gap, At that time you need to give a meaningful explanation in front of th...Read More
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Should i join TAPMI HR course? I have interest in HR but will it suit me in near future?

My profile is as follows: 18 Months work ex in Cognizant / Cat - 86.18 percentile/ - 63.45/ 12-- 62.00 / 10-- 86.20. I have left the job now.

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Yes, Gaurav if you have an interest in the HR course then you can definitely go for it. There is no problem regarding the difference between the type of work experience you had and the stream in which...Read More

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