Dr. K. P. Venugopala Rao is an academician with a wealth of experience in teaching,
research, and academic administration. He holds a Doctorate in Commerce from
Osmania University and has degrees in Law and Education. His thesis, which explored
the area of Commodity Derivatives in India, reflects his deep understanding of the
With over two decades of experience in the field, Dr. Venugopala Rao has held various
academic and administrative positions in renowned educational institutions. He has
taught and conducted research at esteemed universities such as Osmania University
and Kakatiya University.
Dr. Venugopala Rao is an accomplished researcher with several publications in various
national and international peer-reviewed journals. His interests are mainly in
Accounting, Taxation, and Capital Markets.
Dr. Rao actively promotes innovative teaching pedagogy to make learning more
effective and engaging for students. He is a member of BoS in Banking and Finance at
Symbiosis International (Deemed University). He has held the leadership role as the
Director of Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies in NOIDA.
In addition to his academic engagements, Dr. Rao conducts training programs for
corporate executives and leaders at prominent organizations like Cogent Ltd, Indian
Railways, Bayer Ltd, and L&T.
Dr. Rao is often invited to speak at various academic workshops and National Seminars
to share his knowledge and expertise on markets, research and other related topics. As
the officiating director for Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Hyderabad, Dr.
Rao is committed to nurturing the next generation of business leaders and managers
with a focus on innovative teaching pedagogy, research, and academic excellence.