D.P. Goyal

Professor, Information Management
Dean - Graduate Programmes, Accreditations & Rankings Activities (National & International)

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Dr D P Goyal is Professor of Management Information Systems & Dean (Graduate Programmes, Accreditations & Rankings) at Management Development Institute (MDI)¸ Gurgaon and Visiting Professor at Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. He has held various administrative positions in the past including Dean-Executive Graduate Programmes; Chair of Post Graduate Programme in Management; Chair of Academic Council for International Summer University; Core Member – AMBA; Chair of Computer Centre and Computerisation initiatives at MDI and Chair/Convenor/ Member of various administrative Committees. Earlier he has been Professor  & Dean-Academics at Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Ghaziabad. Prof Goyal has also been faculty at Punjabi University, Patiala and at Thapar  University (earlier known as Institute of Engineering & Technology), Patiala.  A Post-graduate in Business Management and Doctorate in Management Information Systems¸ Prof. Goyal has more than 03 decades of corporate, teaching, and   research experience to his credit. Prof Goyal received advanced trainings from IIM Ahmadabad, IIM Calcutta and IIT Mumbai. His teaching and research interest areas include Management Information Systems; IS Strategy; Enterprise Resource Planning Systems; Knowledge Management; IS Value for Business; Business Process Management and e-Governance.

Prof Goyal has successfully supervised 14 PhD Scholars; has published over 60 research papers in refereed international/national journals of repute; has been principal investigator of sponsored research projects; has organized several conferences both at national and international level; has presented his research findings in more than 40 national/International Conferences; and  published 18 books including 03 highly acclaimed text books one each on Management Information Systems: Managerial Perspectives  published by Macmillan; Enterprise Resource Planning: A Managerial Perspective published by Tata McGraw Hill; and IT Project Management published by Macmillan.  He has also been the editor of a couple of research journals; and is on the Editorial Board of many national/ international journals. He has conducted a large number of Management Development Programmes for executives from public, private and government organizations. He has also done consulting assignments for various private and Government organisations and has travelled widely nationally and internationally on professional assignments and been to many countries including USA, Europe, Japan, Australia,  South Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore, etc.

Prof Goyal has been on the expert/ assessment/selection committees of Directorate of Higher Education, Government of Delhi/ All India Council for Technical Education/ Department of Personnel & Training/ National eGovernance Department (NeGD), Government of India. He is also on the Board of Governors; Advisory Boards; Academic Council; Board of Studies of a couple of business schools and universities. He is a member of a number of professional bodies including Association for Information Systems; Indian National Science Congress and Indian Society for Technical Education, etc.