Dr. Mercia Selva Malar is an Associate Professor at XIME, Kochi. She has a post-grad and a Ph. D. in Commerce (Accounting and Finance). She also holds a PGDHUD (FDI &City Financing) from the Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies, Rotterdam University, The Netherlands
She has twenty three years of teaching experience at higher education level, teaching B.B.A., B.Com. , M.B.A., M.Com., M.I.B., M.F.C., PGDM; and thirteen years of academic administration experience as Head of the Department and Dean of Academic Affairs. She also has International Research experience with DFID-DelPHE team coordinating UK, Ghana and Tanzania researchers.
She has worked with James Group of Institutions, Mecit Infotech Pvt. Ltd., etc. She was also a Voluntary Consultant for Abdulaziz Bin Humaid Leadership Program, Ajman, UAE. She was the National Trainer of Junior Chamber International, India, and an Accredited Management Teacher, All India Management Association. She has multiple awards and achievements to her credit. She has the author of three books too.