prof jain Department: Business Administration
Position: Professor
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844 Nairobi 00100

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Prof. M. K. Jain is a Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration (School of Business) Kenyatta University, Nairobi (Kenya).He has served as Senior Professor of Management & Director, Institute of Management Studies, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He performed academic and administrative functions for 38 years in different Universities as a Chairman, Director & Dean in Schools of Business. He has been a Registrar, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He has also served as a Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration (School of Business), Kenyatta University, Nairobi (Kenya) during the year 2001 and 2002. He has been a Founder Director, Institute of Open, Distance and e-Learning, Kenyatta University, Nairobi in 2001 to spread the higher education in Africa with a vision and mission “Education for All”. His experiences as an Administrator, researcher and management consultant span over 38 years in Business Administration.

He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in 1975, Master’s Degree in 1977, Master of Philosophy in 1981, Doctorate of Philosophy in 1986, Bachelor of laws (LL.B) in 1990 and Masters of Laws (LLM) in 2005 from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He has been a research supervisor for 17 number of Ph.D research scholars who have been awarded the Doctorate of Philosophy degree and are holding very senior positions in India. In June, 2015 his Ph.D. research scholar who is practicing as an advocate in the Supreme Court of India, New Delhi after his retirement as a Judge in the Punjab and Haryana High Court, Chandigarh has been awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy degree by Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra on the doctoral research “Communication Strategies for Legal Literacy – A Study. His another Ph.D. research scholar Dr.Mahavir Singh IAS who has been awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy degree on his research work on ‘’Financing and Management of Urban Infrastructure in India’’ formerly holding the position of Financial Commissioner and Principal Secretary, Ministry of Education, Government of Haryana presently Financial Commissioner and Principal Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of Haryana.

He has authored several research papers and case studies. His professional activities include: participation in national and international seminars, conferences and workshops; lectures at educational and professional organizations, research and training in industrial and service sector organizations; subject specialist in universities selection committees, Central and State Government departments and membership with academic and professional institutions. He has also served as a part-time Director in Ministry of Telecommunication (Govt. of India), New Delhi.

He was invited by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh (India) to attend an International Convention on “Women Empowerment” organized at Ujjain (MP) from May 12th – 14th, 2016.He has attended an international conference on “Bhagavad-Gita: Holistic Life Management and World Harmony Tourism Motivation from December 6th -9th, 2016 organized by Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He served as a member of the Organizing Committee and Editorial Board for the First International Business and Industrial Research Conference (IBRIC) held on 20th and 21st June 2019 at North Coast Beach Hotel,Kilifi and chaired the Technical Sessions therein organized by School of Business ,Kenyatta University, Nairobi Kenya.