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Department of Commerce

Dr. K.X. Joseph

Designation : Dean (Commerce & Business Studies)

Qualification : Ph.D

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Completed graduation and post-graduation in Commerce from the University of Kerala, MPhil (Commerce) and PhD (Financial Management) from Cochin University of Science and Technology. 35 years teaching experience in UG and PG level in government Aided college. Retired as Associate Professor and Head, Department of Commerce at Sacred Heart College, Thevara. Recognised Research Guide of Mahatma Gandhi University and Mysore University and has produced 12 PhD’s under his supervision. Authored books on Banking, Law & Practice, Techniques of Finance Management and Integrated Farming and worked as the editor of two research journals and has published 18 articles in National Research Journals.

  • Ph.D. Faculty of Social Science, Cochin University of Science and Technology, 1995
  • M.Phil (Commerce) from Cochin University of Science and Technology 1988
  • M.Com (Finance) from University of Kerala, 1978
  • School of Commerce, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences,  from January 2016  till date.
  • Sacred Heart College Thevara, Cochin 1978 - 2011
  • Former Associate Professor & Head, Department of Commerce, Sacred Heart College, Thevara. 
  • 33 years Teaching Experience at U.G & P G Level. 
  • Former Editor  - Indian Commerce Bullettin  & SH Research Journal on Business Studies. 
  • Research Guide in Commerce since 1998. 
  • Supervised and Produced 11 Ph.Ds in areas of Development Finance, Accounting Policies & Practices, Foreign Trade, Logistics Management, Savings and Investment, &Tourism. 
  • Specialization Area  - Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, and Finance Management.
  • Former Member - PG Board of Studies & Core Committee of Master of Finance & Control of MG University.
  • Chairman -  UG & PG Board of Examinations,  Mahatma Gandhi University.
  • Co-coordinator, IQAC, Sacred Heart College, Thevara 
  • Co-author of books on -  Banking Law & Practice.
  • Techniques of Finance Management in Farming Sector,
  • Integrated Farming.
  • 18 Articles in National Level Research Journals.
  • Medical Tourism Destinations in Kerala, Research Scholar, K.X Joseph & Raji Sujin, Vol.4, No.2, June 2014. 
  • A Study of Foreign Medical Tourists arriving in Kerala, Global Research Review, Research Journal of Finance, Management and Social science,  K.X Joseph & Raji Sujin,  Vol. 4, No. 2, June 2014.
  • Private Insurance Companies, A Threat to LIC of India , Poseidon, K.X Joseph & Raji Sujin, Vol.3, No.1, June 2014.
  • Marketing and Promotion of Ayurvedic Tourism in Kerala,  Mirror, International Research Journal of Commerce, Management & Social Sciences, K.X Joseph & Raji Sujin, Vol. 4 , No. 2, Sept.2014.
  • The Shift in Making Future Payments - M Commerce,  Meridian,  National Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies and Research, K.X Joseph & Raji Sujin, Vol. 2, No. 4, July 2014.
  • Social Sector Investment by LIC  in Kerala,  Managing the Future, K.X. Joseph & Thomas John M, Vol. 5, No.1 , June 2015.
  • Welfare Measures in Major Ports , ( A case of Cochin Port Trust), Sivasailam Journal of Social Science, K.X. Joseph &  Thomas John M, Vol. 1, No. 2, July 1, 2015. 
  • Participation in Seminar on "Skill India - Finance Sector", organised by FTI - Bangalore, 9 July 2016
  • Attended  FDP series  on topics like  Primary  Markets;  Secondary  Markets
  • Investment Management; Tax Planning, conducted by Institute of Chartered
  • Financial Analysts of  India ,  Hyderabad, 
  • Fellow Member Bhaba Institute of Management Science.
  • Chairperson, Board of Studies, Dept. of  Commerce,  Rajagiri College of Social Sciences (Autonomous), Kalamassery
  • Member, Academic Council, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences (Autonomous), Kalamassery
  • Head, Department  of Commerce, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalamassery from Aug 2018 onwards.
  • Dean Faculty of Commerce, Rajagiri Viswajyothi College of Arts and Science, Vengoor
  • Member M.Com, Board of Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University (3 years)- of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala.
  • Core Committee member, Master of Finance & Control course, M.G. University