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Who We Are

Imperial School of Banking and Management Studies is an institution founded by a group of professionals with an objective to address the growing need of trained manpower in the BFSI and Marketing domain. The program MBA(Finance)+APBF(Advance Program in Banking and Finance) and MBA(Marketing)+APM(Advance Program in Management) has been designed in consultation with the industry experts with an objective to equip the students with the necessary skill set to contribute to the efficient management of businesses. IMPERIAL is committed to provide an environment which will facilitate the all round development of future leaders in the BFSI and Marketing domain.

About Our Knowledge Partner

Our knowledge partner Akemi Business School is approved by AICTE, recognized by DTE and affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU).

Program Highlights

The students enrolled for the program will be awarded MBA (Banking & Insurance) & MBA (Marketing) Degree from Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) and will be certified with 15 various modules from BFSI and Marketing Domain Respectively , which will enable them to find a rewarding career into this emerging and growing sector.

Our Mission

To become a leader in banking and financial studies by building academic solidarity through holistic learning .

Our Vision

To provide qualitative education through innovative practices in all the aspects of banking and financial service industry.

To become the most sought after institution for the banking and financial service industry.

To create committed and ethical leaders who can set new performance benchmarks.

Team Imperial - Meet the Team "People who make the difference"

Mr. Prakash Bhatt

Chief Mentor

Educational Qualification : M.P.M., L.L.B., P.G. DL.L. &L.W., A.B.M.A., J.A.I.I.B & B.Sc

Academic & Industry Experience : 32 years

Mr. Rakesh Sharma


Educational Qualification : PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad)

Academic & Industry Experience : 15 years

Dr. Bhavna Dadhich


Educational Qualification : PhD, MBA (Finance), CA (inter), M.Phil, M.Com, B.Com

Academic & Industry Experience : 16 years

Mr. Amit Jain


Educational Qualification : MDP, IIM Bangalore MBA (NMIMS Mumbai), BE (NITK Surathkal)

Academic & Industry Experience : 17.5 years

Mr. Abhay Ulhas Patil


Educational Qualification : MBA, M. Pharm

Academic & Industry Experience : 18 years

Mr. D Surya Prakash

Founder & Director

Educational Qualification : PhD (P), MBA (Marketing), (Mathematics)

Academic & Industry Experience : 14 years

Ms. Anuja Ashtewale

Founder & Promoter

Educational Qualification : PhD (P), MBA HR, NET,

Academic & Industry Experience : 9 years

Ms. Harshada Samudre

Founder & Promoter

Educational Qualification : PhD (P), PGDFT, MBA (Marketing), B.Sc.

Academic & Industry Experience : 9 years

Subject Experts

Name of the Subject Expert : Prof.S.K. Vaze

Educational Qualification : B.SC., C.A.I.I.B

Subjects Taught : Treasury and Forex management, International finance and Banking

Total experience : 35 years

Academic experience : 20 years

Industry experience : 29 years

Brief Profile :

  •  Has been a Management Representative (MR) in Software Company & was instrumental in writing Quality Manual, Procedures for getting ISO certification.

  •   Have authored study material on International Finance for Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning.

  •   Have written articles in Marathi fortnightly “ARTHMANTHAN” on areas related to International Finance

  •   Is associated with various B-schools since last 20 years.

Name of the Subject Expert : Prof. Deepak Solanki

Educational Qualification : M.B.A. (Marketing),Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application & System Analysis,Post graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology, B.Sc. (Mathematics)

Subjects Taught : Retail Marketing

Total experience : 30 years

Academic experience : 15 years

Industry experience : 15 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Academic bodies association: AKSPL, SME – MSBTE.

  •   Content / Study material development: Marketing-Retail, Rural, International, Sales & Dist, BPSM, VM.

  •   Visiting Faculty - Premier Management colleges - 2008 – 2019 (11 years).

  •   Blended Collaborative virtual facilitator: 2015 – 2019 (4 years).

  •   Management Development Programmes MDP: 2008 – 2019 (11 years) International Participants.

  •   Institutes/Firms associated: INSEAD Singapore Magma Global Singapore Softbridge Solutions,Japan

  •   Clients: Hitachi, Hitachi (3) Toshiba (4) NRI CDC Olympus Teibow Diachi Fuji, Toyota Digital cruise, KS Solutions, DTS, Komori, Yanmar, Terex, Yukogawa, Riken Techno Corp NSSol

  •   1996 – 2008 (12years): Marketing Consultant - Mercury, Olympus, Onida, Sony

  •   1989 – 1996 (7 years): Manager Institutional sales B2B (All India) - Milton Plastics Ltd Mumbai

Name of the Subject Expert : Dr. Shailendra Marathe

Educational Qualification : Post Graduate Diploma in Software Enterprise Management (IIM Banglore), CA, Bachelor of General Laws, B.Com

Subjects Taught : Financial Market, FINTECH, Risk Management

Total experience : 25 years

Academic experience : 5 years

Industry experience : 20 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Chartered Accountant and Post Graduate from IIM Banglore with 20 years of global experience in finance, banking, strategy and operations and 5 years in post graduate teaching.

  •   Member, Board of Studies, MIT World Peace University

  •   Certified Business & Career Transformation Coach, Certified Coaches Alliances (CCA)

  •   Executive Education program on effective teaching in management at IIM Banglore.

Name of the Subject Expert : CA Vishakha Vidwans

Educational Qualification : MBS in finance from Pune University with Distinction PGDM from Pune University (Stood 1st in Pune University) Chartered Accountant B.COM from Mumbai University

Subjects Taught : Management accounting, tax management (direct tax and indirect taxes), financial management, advance financial management, strategic financial and cost management, Internal audit and control.

Total experience : 23 years

Academic experience : 15 years

Industry experience : 8 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Teaching subjects like management accounting, tax management (direct tax and indirect taxes), Financial management, advance financial management, strategic financial and cost management, Internal Audit and control.

  •   Undertaking workshops on GST

  •   Worked as an examiner for CA Exams & for the purpose of taking viva for finance specialization students.

  •   Acting as a guide for industrial projects undertaken by MBA students.

  •   Undertaking workshops for IFRS(International Financial Reporting standards), Tax planning and management, introduction of Finance to Non Finance Executives.

  •   Involved in the induction program to teach basics of accounting to MBA students

  •   Teaching the modules of Investment Advisor Course for the on line exams conducted by National Institute of Stock Market.

Name of the Subject Expert : Dr. Manisha Purohit

Educational Qualification : Masters in Business Administration from IMS-DAVV Indore

Subjects Taught : Human Resource Management

Total experience : 20 years

Academic experience : 14 years

Industry experience : 6 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Dr.Manisha Purohit has varied hands-on, bottom-up professional experience of over 20 years in the field- both in Corporate & Academics. She is actively being involved in Research activities and her research papers are published in refereed journals. To her credentials she has presented papers at national conferences and attended various Faculty Development Programs being organized by Management Institutions and other organizations. Her area of interest is Human Resource Management, General Management-OB, Electives in Human Resource Management, Performance management. As an Individual very enthusiastic with positive attitude in life.

Name of the Subject Expert : Adv. Anjali Wagh

Educational Qualification : B.H.Sc, LL.B, LL.M, MPM, Diploma in cyber law

Subjects Taught : Legal Aspects of Business

Total experience : 20 years

Academic experience : 18 years

Industry experience : 2 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Worked as a Fulltime Faculty for Labour Law and Management inIndira Institute of Management, IMCS, Indsearch, IMERT,IMCC,IIEBM.

  •   Conducted Matters in Civil, Criminal, MSCT, School Tribunal, Cooperative Court and District Court.

  •   Was involved in the preparation of study material writing of mercantile law for BBA.2009- Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth.

  •   A committee member for interview panel in IndSearch for Interviews of teaching staff.

Name of the Subject Expert : Prof.Abhay Ulhas Patil

Educational Qualification : M.Pharm, MBA

Subjects Taught : Insurance Management, Digital Marketing

Total experience : 18 years

Academic experience : 7 years

Industry experience : 15 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Dynamic career of 18 years, having Cross Functional exposure and experience in all facets – Digital Marketing, Marketing (Pharmaceutical – Product Management), Sales & Distribution (Life Insurance), Video Streaming Technology, Life Insurance Operations (Underwriting Department and Training, IT enhancement, Outsourcing off-shore Underwriting, Policy Servicing & Claims)

Name of the Subject Expert : Mr. Amit Jain

Educational Qualification : MDP, IIM Bangalore MBA (Major: Marketing, Minor: Information Systems), NMIMS Mumbai BE (Electronics & Communication), NITK Surathkal

Subjects Taught : MIS, Business Analytics, Advanced Excel, Enterprise IT (ERP, CRM), Digital Marketing

Total experience : 17.5 years

Academic experience : 3.5 years

Industry experience : 14 years

Brief Profile :

  •   He has 14 years of Corporate Experience in Tata Technologies, Ramco Systems and Zensar Technologies working on various technologies like Oracle SQL – RDBMS, SAP SD & CRM, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, etc. He has led large teams to deliver end-to-end IT solutions in diverse Domains e.g. HR Analytics, FMCG Retail, NBFC, e Governance and IT Consulting Services. He has held leadership positions in wide-ranging roles like Office of the CEO, Office of the CIO, Corporate Strategy, Sales/Pre Sales/Business Development and Business Process Consulting.

  •   He has over 15000 person-hours of training and mentoring experience, including corporate and academic engagements.

Name of the Subject Expert : Mrs. Maithili Salgaokar

Educational Qualification : PGDFM , CA (Inter), M.Com (Costing specialization), B.Com

Subjects Taught : Economic Analysis for Business Decisions

Total experience : 16 years

Academic experience : 10 years

Industry experience : 6 years

Brief Profile :

  •  A versatile faculty with an experience of working with firms like J P Morgan Chase, Repro India Ltd.

  •   She has been associated with various known colleges like ATSS, IIMS, IITJ, IICMR, Lotus Business School.

Name of the Subject Expert : - Rohit R Khandelwal

Educational Qualification : MBA Finance

Subjects Taught : Investment Banking, Marketing of Financial Services.

Total experience : 10 years

Industry experience : 10 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Rohit Khandelwal has been working with Wipro for last 2 Years with an operational experience for Investment Banking Clients.

  •   His work experience includes learning from industry giants like Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley. He has extensive knowledge of Banking & Finance. He is a postgraduate in Finance from ICFAI B School (IBS Mumbai).

  •   He is working as an Assistant Manager with the IFS Account for the Learning and Development Department. Development Department.

  •   A well-known solution provider to various stakeholders & LOB owners across Security Settlements, FX, Trade Finance, Asset Servicing Teams within the bank.

  •   Besides this, he has drawn various accolades & numerous client appreciations by being the Star Performer for many months & quarters, Best Trainer of the year 2018.

Name of the Subject Expert : Dr. Ganesh Pathak

Educational Qualification : B.Sc., MBA, M.Phil, Ph.D.

Subjects Taught : Business Research Management

Total experience : 10 years

Academic experience : 7 years

Industry experience : 3 years

Brief Profile :

  •   He has wide experience in Social Science Research, Marketing Research, SWOT analysis for career development, Executive training and Management consulting.

  •   He has expertise in preparation of research proposal, research design, data collection, data analysis and report writing.

  •   He is working as Marketing and Branding consultant for various companies. He has developed model of Customer Relationship Management for Pharmaceutical Industry.

  •   His papers are published by reputed international and national journals. He is also working as a reviewer for various research journals.

  •   He received “Best Teacher Award-2015” from Ajinkya D. Y. Patil University, Pune and Lions Club Pune.

Name of the Subject Expert : Mr. Suyog Chachad

Educational Qualification : MBA, B.E.(Extc)

Subjects Taught : Banking & Insurance, Wealth Management, Security Analysis & Portfolio management, Financial Market, Business Statistics, etc.

Total experience : 10 years

Academic experience : 4 years

Industry experience : 6 years

Brief Profile :

  •   Currently a certified financial planner and faculty for various wealth management related subjects.

  •   Certified with NCFM- derivative module, NISM-AMFI, CAIIB, NISM-Depository

  •   He provides Financial Consultation to Individuals and also provides training on Stock Trading using Technical Analysis & Aptitude.

Name of the Subject Expert : Dr. Anagha Bhope Bobde

Educational Qualification : Ph.D, M.B.A. (Fin. & H. R.), B.A. (Eco.), PGDCMM, PGDIEM, L.L.B. M.A. (Econometrics)

Subjects Taught : Financial Markets, Research Methodology, Business Economics, Business Laws

Total experience : 9.5 years

Academic experience : 6.5 years

Industry experience : 3 years, Research Consultant to Corporates

Brief Profile :

  •   Over 3 years of experience in Research Consulting.

  •   Over 6 years of experience in the area of academics.

  •   Sound knowledge of Financial markets, Business research methodology, and Corporate Laws.

  •   Experience in conducting knowledge based sessions on Research methodology, Data analysis-Interpretation, and Advance research techniques with the help of SPSS and E-views software.

  •   Experience in conducting trainings for National Eligibility Test, NSE’s certifications in financial markets.

  •   Visiting Faculty to MECL, PHI.

  •   Sound knowledge of SPSS and E-views software packages.

  •   Soft skills include good analytical skills, problem solving skills, interpersonal and presentation skills.

  •   Self-motivated, process oriented, effective team player and excellent mentor.

Name of the Subject Expert : Mr. Gopal S. Agarwal

Educational Qualification : MBA (Finance), B.E. (Production)

Subjects Taught : Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations

Total experience : 9 years

Brief Profile :

  •  He is the Director at GSA Wealth Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd.

  •   Gopal, with his extensive experience in Capital Markets, Banking, Insurance in various capacities is well poised to advice clients on holistic basis to create, manage, protect and grow their wealth.

  •   Before launching GSA Wealth Consulting Services, he has worked in Business Development, Operation, Risk Management and training in Capital markets, Equity Investments, Insurance and in banking Industry with leading Indian names.

  •   He is also active in wellness industry with his other venture Fresh n Pure Juices

Name of the Subject Expert : Mr. Hemant S. Kelkar

Educational Qualification : MBA, B.E.

Subjects Taught : Quantitative Aptitude

Total experience : 7 years

Academic experience : 1 years

Industry experience : 6 years

Brief Profile :

  •  Worked in senior positions in the BFSI and analytics industries in the area of Credit and Risk Management in renowned global organizations like Experian and Dun & Bradstreet.

  •   He is a franchise owner of Asia’s largest preschool chain - Kidzee in Nigdi Yamunanagar since January 2017 with a plan for rapid expansion in the education space.

  •   He has an in depth understanding of Credit and Risk Management best practices.

  •   Excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills.

Name of the Subject Expert : Ms. Parita Mehta

Educational Qualification : ME-EXTC, BE-electronics, Diploma- Digital Electronics

Subjects Taught : Communication Skills, Personality Development, Soft skills, Electronics

Total experience : 3 years

Academic experience : 2 years

Industry experience : 1 Year

Brief Profile :

  •   She has been involved in student development activities since last 3 years. Good at interacting with students and improving their communication skills.

  •   Have worked with SNDT University for a year as an Assistant Professor for Electronics engineering.

Our Knowledge Partner

Akemi Group of Institutes

Our knowledge partner Akemi Business School is approved by AICTE, recognized by DTE and affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU).

Akemi Education Society is established in 2011 with a commitment of excellence in education in education for developing a global citizen with deep rooted ethos of professionalism.

The Society has established its strong footprint under the able leadership of Hon.Abhishek Bokey (Founder Presient) and Hon.Vibha Bokey (President).

The Society is growing its educational portfolio from KG to PG in the fast growing IT suburbs of west side of Pune, which is in the close proximity of Rajiv Gandhi Info-Tech Park, Hinjewadi.

Presently Society is running following Institutes

  • 1. Akemi Business School
  • 2. Akemi Junior College
  • 3. Akemi Online Program

To know more click on the below link

About SPPU

Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune

Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). is one of the finest and most popular educational centers in\ the city.

Pune is the main educational center of Maharashtra. Numerous students from every corner of India and the world come to Pune. It is quite safe and peaceful city as compared to other educational centers in India. The climate of Pune is pleasant and good for health. The city of Pune houses many well-known, established institutes and colleges. Savitribai Phule Pune University is one of the finest and most popular educational centers in the city. It offers excellent programs in various areas including Science, Commerce, Arts, Languages and Management Studies.

Savitribai Phule Pune University , one of the premier universities in India, is positioned in the North-western part of Pune city. It occupies an area of about 411 acres. It was established on 10th February, 1949 under the Poona University Act. The university houses 46 academic departments. It is popularly known as the 'Oxford of the East'. It has about 307 recognized research institutes and 612 affiliated colleges offering graduate and under-graduate courses. 

The university attracts many foreign students due to its excellent facilities. It offers good accommodation facility. There is a provision of hostel for the students. There is a well-stocked library containing plenty of books regarding various subjects. The university offers different scholarships to the students. The university conducts seminars and conferences for the students.