Dr. Rakesh Khurana

Dr. Rakesh Khurana

Founder & Chairman
Knowledge India Pvt. Ltd.

Area: Sustainable Development

Rakesh Khurana is a visiting faculty at Great Lakes IEMR in the area of Strategic Management. Currently Chairman & Founder Knowlege Network India Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon, Director, Escorts Investment Trust Ltd. And President,  KNI Society & T S Grewal Foundation. Founder (Programme Director) of IMI, New Delhi.  Founder Director, School of Management, IGNOU, the first proper management programme through Distance Education – which became the largest distance learning education programme in the world. Conceptualized a Common Management Aptitude Test, under AIMATS of AIMA in 1993 & cooperatively brought together over 100 institutions. First use of OMR & other advanced methodology. Conceptualized & launched the first programme combing Information Technology & Management in 1993. Conceptualized & launched the first programme on EDI (later to be called E-Commerce) in collaboration with Deakin University of Australia.


  • IIT Stuart School of Business
  • University of Bordeaux
  • UMKC
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