Prof. Dr. Murty S. KOPPARTHI, Deputy Vice Chancellor Academics (DVCA).
An Indian National, currently serves as the Deputy Vice Chancellor Academics at University of Kigali. He was the Acting Principal, Dean, School of Business and held other important academic and administrative positions at the former School of Finance and Banking/College of Business and Economics (CBE), University of Rwanda over the past 10 years. He also acted as the MBA Coordinator for the MsM/SFB International MBA Program offered in collaboration with Maastricht School of Management (MSM), Netherlands. He was formerly Associate Professor in the Department of Commerce & Management Studies, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, AP, India where he was the Assistant Director of Distant and Executive MBA Programmes.
Prof. Murty served as the Faculty Coordinator of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Entrepreneur Certificate Programme (GSECP) for the first time in Rwanda. An active member of the Leadership Academy of Goldman Sachs, he was invited to the conference which held in July 2009 in New York, where he participated actively. At CBE Prof. Murty also served as Faculty Advisor of the CBE Entrepreneurship Club and had conducted several entrepreneurship training programmes for government institutions.
Prof. Murty holds a Doctorate in Management from the Department of Commerce & Management Studies of Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India. He has supervised a number of M.Phil. and Ph.D. students and has substantially published papers in several journals in the field of management.