Department of Economics & Business Management

Research Priorities

UVAS Business School is an epitome of business research. Among the many potentially important areas of research, following priority areas are currently being explored from the domains of Marketing, Human Resource, Finance, Entrepreneurship, and Organizational Behavior.


  • Halal food marketing
  • Food and Meat Marketing
  • Consumer behavior and issues related to consumption
  • Sales Management
  • Innovation, creativity and new product development


  • Capital Structure and Capital Budgeting
  • Corporate Finance, Islamic Finance
  • Investment and Portfolio Management
  • Corporate Diversification and Corporate Cash Holdings
  • Analyzing Risk and Return
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Islamic Banking
  • Microfinancing


  • Resource Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Rural Development
  • Rural Energy
  • Econometrics


  • Green supply chain management
  • Logistics management
  • Fuzzy Multi-criteria decision making
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International trade
  • Total Quality Management
  • Six Sigma
  • Supply chain risk management

Human Resource Management

  • Communication
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Training and Development
  • Integrity and Corruption
  • Multiple intelligences