FWA Governing Council

Prof. Madhu Vij

Prof. Madhu Vij


Former Professor of Finance at the Faculty of Management Studies
University of Delhi

Prof. Madhu Vij is a Former Professor of Finance at the Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi where she has taught for over three decades. Her professional and teaching interests include the areas of International finance, Risk management, Banking and Financial services, Corporate Finance and Accounting. She is … actively involved in research, consultancy and training for several leading public and private organizations in the areas of Risk management, Project management, Strategic financial management, Case based method of learning and teaching, Finance for Non finance managers.

Prof Vij’s research interests include credit ratings and financial crisis, enterprise risk management and corporate sustainability, country risk analysis, foreign exchange risk management, treasury management, corporate valuation, asset liability management and corporate governance. She has completed a number of projects sanctioned by National bodies like UGC, RBI, ICSSR, SAIL and Delhi University. She serves on the editorial board and is also a reviewer for several academic journals, national and international conferences. Prof. Vij has extensively published research papers in International and national Journals of repute and has presented papers globally in in the field of banking and finance. She has authored four books namely Multinational Financial Management, Management Accounting, Management of Financial Institutions and a book on Corporate Finance for NIIT for MBA participants for ITT, USA. She has also co-authored two books – one on ‘Merchant Banking and Financial Services’ and the second one on ‘Women’s Studies in India: A Journey of 25 Years.
Prof Vij serves as the Government Nominee, The Institute of Company Secretaries of India and is an Independent Director for three private limited companies. She has been a Non -Executive  Independent Director of MOIL Limited a Mini Ratna PSU from 25-06-2010 to 24-06-13.She has received the Alumni Excellence award from Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi. Dr Vij has participated and attended the Global Colloquium on ‘Participant Centred Learning’ at Harvard Business School, Boston, USA. Prof Vij was on the Panel of Judges for award of PM’s trophy for selecting the best steel plant for 2 years (2011-2013) and has also been a member of Ad-Hoc Task Force, Results Framework Document (2011-2013).
Prof Vij has been the Director, Women’s Studies and Development Centre, University of Delhi for one year (June 2012 to July 2013) and is actively involved in working on Gender issues, has delivered special talks in this area and has also worked on a project on ‘Microfinance and Gender’. She is Member, Academic Advisory Body, Indian Institute of Management, Sirmaur, Member, Board of Governors, National Institute of Financial Management and Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management to name a few.  She has also been a member of Governing Body and University representative for various Colleges of University of Delhi.