V. Murugan obtained his Ph.D from Gandhigram Rural Institute (Deemed University), Tamil Nadu in 2012. His doctoral research is about the Budgetary Control Practices of District Cooperative Milk Producers Unions in Tamil Nadu. During his research tenure he visited over thirty five Academic Institutions/Universities for Research Training and Conference Presentations.
Murugan has over half a decade of teaching experience in the area of Accounting & Finance. Before Joining Great Lakes Institute of Management, he was associated with Gandhigram Rural Institute (Deemed University) and Pondicherry University. He has taught course like Cost and Management Accounting, Financial Management, Financial Statement Analysis and Reporting, Strategic Management and Management of Financial Institutions and Services. His research interests include Cost and Management Accounting and Performance Management systems.