About the Governance

Dr. Madhukar G. Angur, B.Tech (NIT), PGDM (IIMA), Ph.D (Texas)

- Founder and Chancellor of Alliance University, Bangalore

Dr. Angur holds a Ph. D. from the University of Texas, Arlington, USA; a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA) from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad, India; and a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree in Electrical Engineering from the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Surathkal, India.

He has worked in the USA for over 25 years and has been a professor and scholar at many leading universities world-wide. He decided to return to his homeland India to contribute to the field of education. Dr. Angur serves on the Board of companies in the manufacturing and service sectors. He has consulted for many organizations and is a sought after speaker at several companies and associations.

His research interests are in the areas of business analytics and strategy, industrial marketing, healthcare and services management. Dr. Angur has authored over 75 research papers in national and international journals and has presented papers at numerous conferences world-wide. His publications have appeared in the Industrial Marketing Management, Journal of Advertising Research, Journal of Marketing Management, Journal of Hospital Marketing, International Journal of Business Research, American Business Review, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences Journal, Journal of Customer Service in Marketing & Management, Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice, Journal of Customer Service in Marketing & Management, OMEGA—International Journal of Management Science, Asia Pacific International Journal of Marketing, Journal of American Academy of Business, Journal of Relationship Marketing, Journal of Quality of Life Studies, Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing, among others.

Dr. Angur has received many honors and recognitions. He is listed in Who’s Who among Americas Teachers and was nominated twice for the Carnegie Foundation Professor of the Year Award, and in 1997, he was recognized by the Michigan Association of University Governing Boards as a Distinguished Michigan Professor. He is the recipient of the David M. French Distinguished Professor Award (the highest honor bestowed on faculty) at the Flint campus of the University of Michigan, USA. Dr. Angur was awarded the ‘Sevachakra Puraskar’ of Education Excellence in recognition of his outstanding individual achievements and noteworthy contributions to society by the All India Economy Survey Award Council (AIESAC), New Delhi, India. He has been selected for the prestigious ARYABHATA INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF 2013 in recognition of his excellent contributions and service in the field of education. He was also honored with the ‘Education Entrepreneur of the Year 2015’ award by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) in the 8th National Education Excellence Awards 2015, New Delhi, India. Recently, Dr. Angur received the Asia’s most Eminent Chancellor Award by the International Human Rights Commission in New Delhi.