Dr.S.Priya is currently working in Mahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram, she has 16 years of teaching experience in various colleges in Kerala and published 28 articles in national and care listed journals. She has also presented many research papers in national and international seminars. She is a recoganised research guide of University of Kerala. Under her guidance two candidates submitted their PhD thesis and seven candidates are doing. Dr.S.Priya is the first women sub lieutenant in South India in NCC Navy Wing. She has also awarded ‘Outstanding Women in Management’ by Venus International Foundation. She holds M.com Finance, MBA Marketing, M.phil, MA in Women studies, MA in Public Administration, Ph.D in Commerce and doing MSW. She has also qualified National Stock Exchange’s certification (NCFM) in Cash market and Derivatives and qualified in AMFI’s certification course in Mutual Funds. She has published 5 books in different areas like Mutual Funds, Capital Market, Entrepreneurial Development, Indian Financial Market and Financial Econometrics.