Department of Commerce

Curriculum Vitae

Name:  Dr. Vijeta Sharma

Designation: Assistant Professor in the Department of Commerce, Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla (H.P.) 171005 ; India

Mailing AddressAssistant Professor,Department of Commerce, Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill,  Shimla:, 171005; India

Phone:   +919459334563(M), +918219763774





  •  Qualified UGC NET examination in December 2012 (Highest ranked national level skill test for fostering faculty and other higher ranked positions in India.)
  •  Qualified Himachal Public Service Commission SLET examination in April 2013
  •  Research paper has been shortlisted in 5 Best papers of the Session which are to be presented at the 69 AICC (All India Commerce Conference) for making award in BBAY Award presentation held on November 11-13, 2016 at University of Lucknow (U.P), India.

Best Research Paper Award

Education Qualification


Feb. 2013-December 2016


Ph.D. (Commerce), Department of Commerce, Himachal Pradesh University Shimla.      

Research Interest: Finance and General Topics

Thesis Title: Socio-Economic Development of Women by SHG through Micro-Credit.




M. Phil.  (Finance)  Department of Commerce, HPU Shimla.

Dissertation Title: Stock Market Liquidity, Volatility and Return

Grade: 65% (First class)




M.Com (Finance) from Department of Commerce, Himachal Pradesh University Shimla.

Grade: 61.2% (First Class).  




B.Com  from Himachal Pradesh University Shimla with 61% aggregate. (first class)

Computational Skill:


Operating system: Windows.  Languages/Packages: MS Office, Ms Excel,

Power point, Tally 7.2, Access and Internet

Professional Experience:



Three Years teaching experiences as Assistant Prof. in Commerce, Bassa College, Mandi District, Himachal Pradesh.

Two years teaching experiences as Assistant Prof. in MBA (Rural Development) in Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla.

Two years Teaching experience as Assistant Professor in Centre of Excellence, Government Sanjauli College, Shimla from 5th September 2016 to 12th September.

Three years teaching experience in Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU), Hamirpur since 7th September 2018 to 19th June 2021 in the Department of Master of Administration (M.B.A).


Publications in Peer Reviewed Refereed Journals:


O.P.Verma, Vijeta Sharma, “Socio-Economic Development of Women through Micro Enterprises in Himachal Pradesh”, Vaanijjya, The Journal of Commerce, Accredited “A” by NAAC, Vol.4, ISSN.2321-0753, Annual, (2014-2015), PP.20-26.

O.P. Verma, Vijeta Sharma, “Socio-Economic Upliftment of Women’s through Self help Groups in Himalayan Religion: A Case Study of Himachal Pradesh”, Peer Reviewed Refereed Journal, Vaanijjya, Accredited “A” by NAAC, The Journal of Commerce,Vol.5, ISSN No. 2321-0753, 2015-16,PP.57-65.

Vijeta Sharma, , Role of Microfinance in the Transformation of Rural People: A Study of Select SHGs, Third Eye, A Journal of Business Review, Vol.No.VI, No.VI, June 2019, ISSN:2319-3476.

Vijeta Sharma,O.P.Verma, “Financial Inclusion and Women Empowerment: A Perceptional Study on SHGs, “Sivasailam, Business Researcher, A half yearly Research Publication,Vol.1,No.2,July 1,2015,ISSN 2395-163X,PP-28-37.

Vijeta Sharma, O.P.Verma, Impact of Financial Inclusion in the Socio-Economic Development of Women : A Study of Select SHGs, A Bi-annual Multi-diciplinary Research Journal of Himachal Pradesh University,ISSN:2277-1425,Vol.04,No.2,July-December 2016.

Vijeta Sharma, O.P.Verma, SHGs as Dependable Vehicle for Inclusive Growth of Rural People, A Bi-annual Multi-disciplinary Research Journal of Himachal Pradesh University,ISSN:2277-1425.Vol-05,No.2,2017.

Publications in Bi-annual Refreed Journal of HPCMA:

O.P.Verma, Vijeta Sharma, Companies Act 2013 and Corporate Social Responsibility: A Mirror of Transparency and Disclosure”, Third Eye-A Journal of Business Review, A Bi—annual Refreed Journal of HPCMA, Vol.2, No.3, July 2015, ISSN: 2319-3476, PP.64-74.

Vijeta Sharma, O.P.Verma, Impact of Self Help Groups on Empowerment of Women: A Case Study of Himachal Pradesh, Kegees Journal of Social Science, Vol.7, No.2, July 1, 2015, ISSRN 0975-3621, A half Yearly Research Publication,PP.152-169.


O.P Verma, Vijeta Sharma, “Current Status of Foreign Direct Investment in India”, Global Performance Challenges: Building and Sustaining Competitiveness”, Excel India Publishers, New Delhi, 2014, PP.164-171, ISBN: 978-93-83842-74-2.

International Conference in Abroad:

Vijeta Sharma, O.P.Verma, Impact of Financial inclusion in the Socio-Economic Development of Women: A Study of Select SHGs”,  6th International Conference on “Innovative Strategies for Revolutionizing the Businesses in Academic Partnership with sustainable tourism research cluster (STRC), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM),Penang, Malaysia, 28th -30th January,2019.

Vijeta Sharma, O.P.Verma, Role of Self Help Groups in the Sustainable Economic Development: An Empirical Analysis, 7th International Conference on “Management Innovations for Business Sustainability in academic partnership with National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology  & National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism(NKUHT), Kaohsiung (Tiwan),17th-18th January,2020.

Other International Conferences :

1. Current Status of Foreign Direct Investment in India, International Conference on Global Performance Challenges: Building and Sustaining Competitiveness, (Sept.11&12, 2014), Amity University, Gurgaon.

2. Spiritualism and Education System in India, Paramhansa Yogananda International Conference on Science, Spirituality and Education (PYICSSE), 25-27 September, 2015, H.P.U, Shimla.

3. Women Empowerment through Microfinance: A Study of SHGs in Himachal Pradesh, AICC 69 (All India Commerce Conference) International Conference held on November 11-13, 2016  Lucknow University, Uttar Pradesh.

4. The Reforming Rural Economy through Financial Inclusion, A Study of Self Help Groups in the conference held from 7th to 9th December, 2017 and organized by Rajiv Gandhi Government Degree College Shimla-4.

5. Demonetization is the Beginning and Cashless Economy will be the End Process of Complete Elimination of Black Money, 70th All India Commerce Conference of ICA 12-14 October 2017 which was held by IIS University, Jaipur, India.

6. Dynamics of Water: A Case Study of Urban Shimla, International Interdisciplinary Conference on Water Culture of India on 18th & 19th May 2017 at Government Degree College Sanjauli, Shimla-171006.  

Seminars and Conferences:

1. Companies Act 2013 and Corporate Social Responsibility: A Mirror of Transparency and Disclosure, National Seminar on “Corporate Governance and Business Ethics “25th -26th September 2015), H.P.U, Shimla

2. Why companies can No longer Afford to Ignore their Social responsibility, National Seminar on Corporate Social Responsibility for Sustainable & Inclusive Growth University,(13th & 14th December,2013), at Maharja Agrasen University ,Barotiwala, Solan.

3. Foreign Direct Investment in Retail, National Seminar on Foreign Direct Investment: Trends, Opportunities and Challenges, 28th & 29th March, 2014, H.P.U, Shimla.

4. The 1991 Reforms and Indian Economy Growth, National Seminar on “Economic Reforms in India”, March 9-10,2014,Dharamshala(H,P)

5. Socio-Economic Development of Women through Micro Enterprises in Himachal Pradesh, National Seminar on Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and Institutional Finance, 29th April 2014,H.P.U Centre for Evening Studies.

6. Socio-Economic Upliftment of Women’s through Self Help Groups in Himalayan Religion: A Case Study of Himachal Pradesh, National Conference on “ Himalyan Studies Conference 2015,” (4th -5th November, 2015), Institute of Integrated Himalayan Studies, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla-5.

7. Governance and Strategies towards 2030, National Seminar on Vision-2030, Strategies for industries and Academia 27th,28th  November, 2016, Department of Management Studies, Govt. College Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh.

8. MSMEs as a Growth Engine for Make in India Context, National Seminar on Redefining the Role of MSMEs in the Context of Make in India: Opportunities and Challenges, 30th March 2016, Department of Commerce, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla.

9. A Study of SHG Bank-Linkage Model of Financial Inclusion, National Conference on Ethics in Business and Economics December 30,2017, Government College Karsog, District Mandi (HP) and Himachal Pradesh Commerce & Management Association.

10. E-learning in Higher Education, National Seminar on Breaking Boundaries of Research in Higher Education organized by faculty of Visual and Performing Arts H.P University, Gayan Path, Shimla, 14-15 October,2017.

11. Analytical study of corporate social responsibility in India, National Conference on contemporary issues in Business Management held on May 5, 2018, Himachal Pradesh University Business School.

12. Analytical Study of Corporate Social Responsibility in India, National Seminar on Resurging India, March 6, 2019, Government College Dhaliara (Kangra) (H.P).

13. Co-operate Social Responsibility: A Case Study of Reliance, National Seminar on Contemporary Issues in Management, Alakh Prakash Goyal (APG) Shimla University, 26th April, 2019.


1. National Workshop on Research Methodology, Department of Life Long Learning, 3-6 October 2016 in the Seminar Hall, Department of Laws, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla.

2. Workshop on How to Write and Present Research Paper, Pratibha Spandan Society, Shimla, Department of Music, 23-30 May, 2016 Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla.

National Seminar Participated:

1. National Seminar on “Women Empowerment: Contemporary Concerns.” HP Institute of Management Studies (HPIMS), December 10-11, 2011.

Co-circular Activities:

 Completed a period of two years as NSS Volunteer from June 2005 to May 2007 has rendered service under regular N.S.S activities, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla-National Service Scheme (NSS).


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Date of Retirement


Dr. Kulwant Singh Pathania





Dr. Vijay Kumar Sharma





Dr. S.S. Narta





Dr. O.P.Verma





Dr. Kulbhushan Chandel





Dr. Devinder Sharma





Dr. Raj Kumar Singh





Last Updated:20-07-2021