Department of Business Administration is VTU approved research centre for offering Doctoral programs in Management. Currently, 10 research Scholars are pursuing PhD programs . The following faculty members are approved guides of VTU.

Name of the Faculty Areas of Guidance
Dr. Vishal Samartha General Management and Human resource
Dr. K Vidyavathi Finance and Marketing
Dr. Molly Chaudhuri Human Resource, Marketing and General Management
Dr. Sharan Kumar Shetty Finance and Banking
Dr. Azhar Shaheen S Shaikh Marketing and General Management