Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Dr. Utpal Baul
Professor and Head, Management
Contact Address
Phone (Office) 06512275233
Phone Residence 06512480182
Email Id
Joined Institute on : 20-Oct-1997

  Work Experience
Teaching : 20 Years

Research : 14 Years

Individual: 13 Years

  Professional Background

Professor - Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi - 8 Years

Associate Professor - Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi - 12 Years

Senior Manager (Production) - Usha martin Indusries Limited, Ranchi - 7 Years

Assistant Manager (Industrial Engineering) - Shriram Bearings Limited, Ranchi - 4 Years

Marketing Executive - Hitek Industries (India) Limited, Ranchi - 2 Years

  Research Areas
  • Technology Management 
  • Operations Management
  • Industrial Marketing
  • Strategic Management
  • General Management



 Journal -  National

  1.  'An Approach to Bolster Up the Logistic Link of Supply Chain in Cement Industries through Value Engineering Techniques', "The Indian Concrete Journal", Published by ACC Limited, July''2016, Vol 90, No. 7, Pg: 79
  2.  ‘Knowledge Management Using Communities of Practice in Higher Technical Education’, “Samvid”, S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai, Vol 4, No: 1, 2014
  3. ‘A Framework of Communities of Practice for Learning Organizations’, “Business Perspectives and Research”, KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, ISSN 2278 -5337, July – Dec 2014
  4. ‘Communicating Brand Ideologies of Global Brands and Applicability of their Explored Communication Tools in the Indian Context’, “The Alternative”, Journal of Management Studies and Research, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Vol: XIII, No: 1, October’13 – March ’14, ISSN: 0973-0451, P: 92
  5. ‘Effective Strategies for Virtual Organizations and Virtual Teams’. “Global Journal of Finance and Management”, Research India Publications, Delhi, Vol:5, No. 7, 2013, ISSN 0975 – 6477, P: 15
  6. ‘Collaboration Between Auto-Service Sector and Downstream Petroleum Sector in Supply Chain Management’, Industrial Engineering Journal, Journal of Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering, Navi Mumbai, VolumeVI & Issue No. 12, December 2013,P:6
  7. Management of Logistical systems of Bulk Material Handling in Indian Cement Industry’, “KJMDR – Kohinoor’s Journal of Management Development and Research”, Kohinoor Business School, Mumbai, Volume 3 No.1 December 2013 , ISSN No 2249-023X
  8. ‘Community of Practice in Higher Technical Education in India – Need for the Study’, “The Alternative”, Journal of Management Studies and Research, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Vol: XII, No: 2, April ‘13 – September ’13, ISSN: 0973-0451, P: 30-48
  9. ‘Developing an Instrument to Understand Impact of Knowledge Management on Equipment Reliability’, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Online Publication, IJSRP, Vol 3, Issue 2, February 2013, ISSN 2250 – 3153,
  10.  'Approach to Relationship between Information Technology Infrastructure and Digitally Enabled Processes: Study of Customer Management Process in Life Insurance Industry', Industrial Engineering Journal, Vol VI, Issue 1, January 2013,  ISSN 0970-2555, P: 30-36
  11. ‘Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) – An Innovative Key for the Success of an Organization, ‘Interscience  Management  Review (IMR)’, Interscience Open Access Journals’, ISSN: 2231-1513, Volume-2, Issue- 3, 2012. 
  12. Managing Supply Chain Inspired by Foraging Behavior of biological real ants’, “Perspectives on Management”, Journal of management Education Centre, Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, Vol. 4, No: 9 & 10, September ’12, ISSN 0974-7095, P: 144-155
  13. ‘Successful Management Development Programmers’. ‘Power People’, The Journal of Power HR Forum, ISSN: 2277-2189, Vol. 5, Issue 2, April – June 2012, ISSN 2277-2189, P: 24-28
  14. ‘An Empirical Study of Relationships between Relational Psychological Contract and Employees’ Attitude towards OCB Factors and its Application in Indian Industry’. ‘The Management Accountant: The Journal for CMAs’, Journal of ‘The Institute of Cost Accountants of India’, Vol. 47, No. 5, May 2012, ISSN 0972-3528, P: 569-572 
  15. ‘Relationship Between Organizational Citizenship Behavior and Job characteristics Model of Motivation: An Empirical Study’. ‘NMIMS Management Review’, Journal of ‘Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai’, ISSN: 0971-1023, Vol. XXII, April – May 2012, P: 51-72 
  16. ‘Industrial Assets and Knowledge Management: Understanding Core Issues of Survival’, “JIS Management Vista”, Journal of the Centre for Management Studies – JIS College of Engineering, Kalyani University, Kalyani, Vol. VI: No:1,  Issue of  January-June 2012, ISSN:0974-0872, P: 37-50 
  17. Role of IT in Business Intelligence – Critical Success Factors for Effective E – Leadeship’, “Vision International Journal”, IMT, Faridabad, Vol. 1, No. 1, January – June 2011, ISSN: 2231 – 3311, P: 101
  18. ‘Managing Technology in a Large Scale Public Sector Organization’, “The Alternative” Journal of Management Studies and Research, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Vol: VII, No: 1&2, October ‘07 – September ’08, ISSN: 0973-0451, P: 90-118 
  19. ‘Connecting Relationship to Excellence; Strategies of Buyer-Seller Interactions’, “Growth” Journal of the Management Training Institute, SAIL, Ranchi, Vol.36, No.1, April - June ’2008, P; 20-26

Journal – International

  1. 'Intellectual Capital: Capital Market's Cinderalla and Cassandra: In Retrospect and In Prospect', "International Journal of Innovative Research & Development", ISSN 2278 - 0211, Vol. 3, Issue 9, September 2014, P: 269 
  2. 'Intellectal Capital - The Game Changer of Contemporary Business: NextGen Thinking for Stakeholders', "International Journal of Innovative Research & Development", ISSN 2278 - 0211, Vol. 3, Issue 8, August 2014, P: 146 - 166 
  3. 'The Intellectual Capital Engine for Organizational Governance and Sustainability: A Theoretical Inquiry and path Analysis', "International Journal of Computational Engineering & Management", ISSN 2230 - 7893, Vol. 17, Issue 2, March 2014,P: 10 - 25 
  4. 'Value Added Intellectual Co Efficient (VAIC) - A Popular Methodology to Measure Intellectual Capital', "International Journal of Management, IT and Engineering", ISSN 2249 - 0558, Vol. 4, Issue 2, February 2014, P: 313 - 332 
  5. 'Intellectual Capital Research: A Route Map to the Highway', "The International Journal of Business & Management", ISSN 2321 - 8916, Vol. 2, Issue 1, January 2014, P: 57 - 66 
  6. 'Value Reporting and Integrated Reporting in the Era of Intellectual Capital (IC)', "International Journal of Computational Engineering & Management", ISSN 2230 - 7893, Vol. 17, Issue 1, January 2014, P: 42 - 56 
  7. 'Holistic Intellectual Capital Conceptual Offering for Empirical Research and Business Application', "International Journal of Management", ISSN 2277 - 5846, Vol. 3, Issue 1, January 2014, P: 31 - 50 
  8. 'Spotlighting Intellectual Capital to Compete for the Future', "Journal of Research in Business and Management", Quest Journals, ISSN 2347 - 3002, Vol. 2, Issue 10, 2014, P: 9 - 25
  9. 'Intellectual Capital For 21st Century Business Contemporary Thoughts and Futuristic Thrust', "International Journal of Innovative Research & development", ISSN 2278 - 0211, Vol. 2, Issue 11, November 2013, P: 42 - 55 
  10. ‘An Empirical Study of Information Technology Infrastructure Capability and its Impact on Digitally Enabled Customer Processes in Life Insurance Companies’, “International journal of Business Information Systems”, Vol.14, No 4, P: 461-479 
  11. ‘Knowledge Management and Equipment Reliability: Towards a Relationship Model’, "International Journal of Strategic Engineering Asset Management", Inderscience Enterprises, Ltd., Switzerland, Vol 1, No: 2, 2012, P: 193-223 
  12. ‘A Model to Ascertain Relationships between Organizational Citizenship Behavior, Job Characteristics, EP & PO Expectancies, and Psychological Contract within Indian Industrial Environment’, ‘IFRSA Business Review (International Forum of Researchers Students and Academician)’, Vol: 2, No: 1, March 2012. P: 32-42 

 Conference – National

  1.  ‘A Methodology to Optimize Performance Attribute of the Product through Modularization during Concept Development Phase’, National Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical Engineering, BSA College of Engineering and Technology, Mathura, 25th – 26th March ‘2011

             Conference – International 

  1. ‘Enterprise Resource Planning – An Innovative and Effective Technology for the Success of the Organizations’, International Conference on Management of Emerging Paradigms Conflicts in a Globalizing World, PES Institute of Technology , Bangalore and Indiana University of Pennsylvania, at Bangalore, 8th  –9th January 2010
  2. ‘Influencing Organization Buying Behavior – A Catalyst to Building Relationships’, 8th  International Conference – Marketing Trends, Sponsored by the Prime Minister of French Republic and organized by European School of Management, Paris at Paris, 15th – 17th January’ 2009
  3. ‘Integration of Technology and Management: Innovative Competitiveness – Key for Growth’, International Conference on Managing for a Sustainable Economy, PES Institute of Technology , Bangalore and Indiana University of Pennsylvania, at Bangalore, 2nd – 3rd January 2009.
  4. ‘Behavior’ in the Organizational Buying Behavior – The Human Element of Competitiveness. 3rd International Conference on Globalization and Competitiveness, Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT, Kharagpur, 11-13th Jan 2005.
  5. ‘Augmenting Relationships - The Role of Industrial Customers’.  International Conference on Marketing, Invertis Institute of Management Studies, Bareilly, February’2000


  Member of Professional Bodies

 Indian Society of Technical Education


Institution of Engineers