Dr. Mukesh H.V

Assistant Professor - Senior Scale

Department of Commerce

Qualification: M.B.A (Marketing), Ph.D (Entrepreneurship)


    Dr. Mukesh H.V., is working as a Assistant Professor at the Department of Commerce, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal. Dr. Mukesh is an entrepreneurship researcher working in the area of student entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education, entrepreneurship ecosystem and digital entrepreneurship. He involved in developing the appropriate pedagogic approach for effective delivery of entrepreneurship education through action-oriented pedagogy.

    His research interest also focuses on exploring and using new methodological approaches for studying entrepreneurship research questions. In his recent studies, he used experimental research design, fuzzy set qualitative comparative analysis (fsQCA), decision making trial and evaluation laboratory (DEMATEL), qualitative and ethnography methods


Subject Semester / Year
Innovation and Startup Management 2nd
Strategic Management 2nd
Research Methodology 3rd


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Ph.D Entrepreneurship Tumkur University 2019
M.B.A Marketing Management Visvesvaraya Technological University 2009
B.Tech Agricultural Engineering University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore 2007


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal Institute of Jewelery Management Assistant Professor Teaching & Training 1 Year
Karnataka State Law University Assistant Professor 1 Year
Karnataka Folklore University, Shiggon, Haveri Assistant Professor 2 Years


Area of Interest

Student Entrepreneurship Development, Rural Entrepreneurship, Rural Marketing, Research Methodology and Management Science

Area of Expertise

Entrepreneurship & Marketing Management

Area of Research

Study of Student Entrepreneurial Potential, Leadership Skills and Achievement Motivation

Professional Affiliations & Contributions


  • Working as visiting scholar at Hincks Centre for Entrepreneurship Excellence, Munster Technological University, Ireland (Jan 2022 - 2023)
  • Successfully mentored MIJM students at MUTBI sponsored Business plan computation provenance 2013-14 and rewarded as best mentor
  • N.E.T & J.R.F (National Eligibility Test & Junior Research Fellowship(2010)

Work Experience

Organisation Role Tenure
National Collateral Management Limited, Mumbai Area Executive- Commodity Finance, Collateral Management and Commodity Multi Link Point 2 Years
JK Agri Genetics ltd, Hyderabad Sales Officer 1 Year

Action-embedded pedagogy in entrepreneurship education: an experimental enquiry. Studies in Higher Education,

2020 Mukesh H.V Pillai, K. R

Role of Institutional Ecosystem in Entrepreneurship Education: An Empirical Reiteration.

2020 Mukesh H V Rajasekharan Pillai, K

Entrepreneurial potential of students of MBA and engineering schools in the Indian context: roles of leadership and achievement motivation

2020 Mukesh H V Nandana Prabhu K P Koodamara, N. K Chakraborty, S Kamath, P

Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education


End-User Satisfaction of Technology-enabled assessment in Higher Education: A Coping Theory Perspective

2021 Pillai, R. K Pallavi. U Pai. Y Mukesh. H. V

Education and Information Technologies


Entrepreneurial Potential and Higher Education System in India

2018 Mukesh, H. V Pillai, R. K Abhishek, S. R

The Journal of Entrepreneurship

Are extracurricular activities stress busters to enhance students’ well-being and academic performance? Evidence from a natural experiment

January 2022 Dr. Mukesh H V Ms. Vrinda Acharya Dr. K R Pillai

Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education ISSN: 2050-7003