Department of Commerce: Dr. R.L. Gupta

Name of Faculty:                   Dr. R. L. GUPTA

Date of Birth:                         10/10/1953     ­­­­­­­­­­­­

Designation:                         Associate Professor  

Department:                          Commerce

Area of Specialisation:          Human Resource Development




Ph.D. M.L. Sukhadia University, Udaipur Management Development in Public Enterprises 1985 Degree Awarded
M.Phil Delhi School of Economics, Dept. of Commerce, DU Executive Development 1982 “A” Grade
PG M.Com., Ramjas College, D.U. Human Resource Mgmt., Organization Behaviour etc. 1977 Second
UG B.Com(H)
Ramjas College, D.U
As per syllabus of Dept. of Commerce, D.U. 1974 Second



Courses Taught Name of University/College/Institution Duration
B.Com (Hons. & Prog.) Shyam Lal College (E), D.U. From 1977 to till date

Total Teaching Experience (in years):  

  1. Under Graduation (Pass Course): 37 years
  2. Under Graduation (Honours Course): 37 years
  3. Post Graduation: 12 Years
    • M.Com and Masters in Human Resource & Organization Development (MHROD) classes taken in Delhi School of Economics, Dept. of Commerce, D.U. (8 years approx.)
    • M.B.A. and M.Com classes taken in IGNOU (10 years approx.)

Innovations/ Contributions in Teaching:

  1. Design of Curriculum: Member, Curriculum Committee, Dept. of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, D.U. for B.Com (H), B.Com and Master Degree Course in Human Resource and Organization Development (Subject training and development), Prepared Question Banks of Human Resource Management for ILLL, University of Delhi, Curriculum preparation is under process in the area of Human Resource Development relating to real life situations.
  2. Teaching Methods: Power Point Presentations, Lectures, Quiz Contests, Case Studies, Real Life success stories and incidents, Motivations/Subject matter Video clippings / films, Real Life Projects, Brainstorming Sessions, Role Plays, Group Discussions, Business Games and Simulation exercises.
  3. Evaluation methods: Evaluating University Examination Scripts of UG and PG level, as per guidelines framed by University of Delhi from time to time. Conducting Home Examinations, Checking Assignments, Viva-voce, Quiz Contests, Presentations etc.
  4. Preparation of resource material including books, reading materials, laboratory manuals etc: Annexure – I attached
  5. Remedial teaching/Student counseling (academic): Conducted remedial classes

Details of Teaching Plan etc:
Details of course teaching Plan, Synopses of lectures and reading lists supplied to students:

  1. Familiarising students with the topic-wise reading list and number of lectures to be delivered.
  2. Topic-wise reading lists were supplied to the students.
  3. Students were provided examples from Small stories, objective type questions, success stories, quiz and relating the topic with real life examples.

Details of participation in the following:

  1. University teaching (PG programme): Com and Masters in Human Resource & Organization Development (MHROD) classes taken in Delhi School of Economics, Dept. of Commerce, D.U. and M.B.A. and M.Com classes taken in IGNOU
  2. Paper setting and evaluation:(Theory): Paper setting of PG classes viz. M.Com, Masters in Human Resource & Organization Development (MHROD), B.Com (H), B.Com (P) as Head Examiner, and Additional Head Examiner.
  3. Conduct of examinations: (Theory): Theory Exams and Viva-voce
  4. Evaluation of Dissertation / Thesis / Project Reports: Evaluation of Dissertations and Projects Reports at M.B.A. Level, D.U.
  5. Assessment of home assignments: Com (H) students projects and other assignments



Research stage Title of Work/Thesis University where the work was carried out
Publications As per Annexure – B  
Research Guidance(Give names of students guided successfully) ­ University of Delhi



  1. Number of students (M. Phil./ Ph. D.)
      At the beginning of the year Registered during the year Completed during the year
    M. Phil 1 1 1
    Ph. D. 1 1 1


  2. No. of research papers published (please enclose list): Annexure – C 



  1. ATTENDED: Annexure – D
  2. ORGANISED: Annexure – D



  1. Positions held/ Leadership role played in organizations linked with Extension work and National Service Scheme (NSS), or NCC or any other similar activity: Programme Officer of NSS for more than 26 years.



  1. College/ University / Institution : Principal (Actg.) for more than 15 months and Principal (Offg.) several times as per requirement. Member, Governing Body for more than four years (two terms).  College Bursar for four years (two terms), Teacher-in-Charge (two terms), Secretary-Staff Council (two terms), President/Secretary-Staff Association, Member of GOM (Group of Members, Governing Body) for three years, Assistant Coordinator-IGNOU (13 years).
  2. Co-curricular activities: As Convener of the different Cultural/Departmental Societies and National Service Scheme (NSS) of the college, organized various extra-curricular activities from time to time such as Inter College Debate, Business Quiz Contest, National Song Competition, General Commercial Test, Special Lectures, Essay Writing Competition, Celebrated Bharat Swachta  Abhiyan, Celebrated Founders Day of the College, participated in the Annual Fest named as ‘Antardhvani’ of University of Delhi, Celebrated National Integration Day on Vallabh Bhai Patel’s Birthday, Organized a Seven-day Workshop and One-Day Seminar on Good Governance, Celebrated Good Governance Day on Atal Bihari Vajpayi’s Birthday,  and facilitated students to participate in the literary and cultural events of various colleges of the University.
  3. Enrichment of campus life (hostels, sports, games cultural activities) As a member of Sports Committee, coordinated various sports activities at the College and efforts are being made to explore the possibility to set-up Hostel in the college.
  4. Students welfare and Discipline : As a member of Discipline Committee of the College and put in efforts to encourage students to participate in various extra-curricular activities.
  5. Membership/ Participation in Bodies/ Committees on Education and National Development : –
    • Member of Society for Training and Development, Delhi
    • Member of Indian Commerce Association, Delhi
    • Associated with Society for Human Transformation and research
    • Associated with Bhartiya Yog Sansthan, Delhi
    • Associated with Art of Living Programme of Shri Shri Ravi Shankar Ji, Delhi
    • Associated with The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON)



  • Editorship of Journals: Chief Editor, ‘ASPIRARE’, an International Journal of Commerce and Management (, ISSN: 2394-0484(p) and 2394-6601(e)