Achievements on a personal front
Dr. Uday Salunkhe is a mechanical engineer and has a management degree in ‘Operations’. He has completed his doctorate in 'Turnaround Strategies'. Dr. Uday Salunkhe has over 12 years of experience and has a worked at a number of well known organizations like MahinDr.a and MahinDr.a and ISPL among others before joining Welingkar in 1995. His Dr.ive and passion have seen him climb the ladder of success and Dr. Uday Salunkhe was appointed Director of Welingkar within just a few years of joining. Now the Group Director of Welingkar, Dr. Uday Saunkhe has helped take Welingkar to the next level and has seen it ranked in the top B-Schools in India.
Dr. Uday Salunkhe has been invited as visiting faculty to the Harvard Business School and the European University in Germany and has also delivered seminars at the Asian Institute of Management in Manila.
Dr. Uday Salunkhe is currently the Chairman of Adhoc Board of Studies in Management Courses of the Mumbai University and Chairman of the Local Management Committee of the Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA) which is a South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SAARC) initiative. Dr. Uday Salunkhe took over as the President of Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS), which is the 2nd largest body of management schools in the world with over 500 members, for the year 2007-2008.
Dr. Uday Salunkhe has also been awarded ‘The Young Achievers Award’ in the field of Academics by the Indo American Society.
Recognizing his excellence and contribution to management education, the 12th Annual Convention on Leadership has conferred the 'Professor Dharni Sinha Memorial Award for Excellence in Management Education' to Dr. Uday Salunkhe for his outstanding work.
Dr. Uday Salunkhe has also been involved in the official bodies of the University and the Directorate of Technical Education to improve the quality of management education.