Dr(Smt). Kamala David Dhawale

Dr. (Smt). Kamala David Dhawale,  the Principal of CSI College of Commerce, Dharwad, is an Associate Professor of  English. She has Masters in English,  M. Phil, and  Ph. D from Karnatak University, Dharwad. She has also cleared her SLET. Having a teaching experience more than 31 years, she has presented paper in World Conference, International conferences, with few papers published in Journals of repute. She has attended and presented papers in National Workshops and participated in State Level Workshops. She has held positions as – member, BOS Rani Chennamma University, Belagavi, member, BOS, RLS Institute of Science, Belgavi, and Treasurer, Alumni Association, Dept. of English, Karnatak University, Dharwad.

She is a Trainer for Soft skills and UGC Sponsored Capacity Building of Women Managers in Higher Education. She has attended and presented paper at the International Women’s Consultation, Hartbeesport, South Africa from 3-11th October 2016.

She has been the recipient of

  • Padmashree Dr. V.K. Gokak Gold Medal (highest marks in MA)

  • Prof. Armando Menzes’ 60th Birthday Memorial Cash Prize (highest marks in MA)

  • The Late S.G. Baichwad Memorial Cash Prize (highest marks in MA)

  • The Raosaheb Mantur Shettar Gold Medal ( highest marks in English in B.A)

  • Seventh Rank to Karnatak University, B.A Degree Examination.

  • National Merit Scholarship.

She is now the Syndicate Member of Karnatak University as well as the Member of Academic Council of Karnatak University, Dharwad.



Dr. C. H. Patil

Dr. C. H. Patil is Associate Professor and Head of the Department of  Economics. He completed his Masters in Arts (M.A) in Economics from Karnatak University. He obtained his Ph. D from Hampi University and has a teaching experience of 34 years and has completed 04 Refresher courses and 02 Orientation programmes. He participated as a Resource person in National Seminars, presented papers in National and State Level Seminars. His three papers are published in ISBN journals. He attended in various National as well as State Level Workshops and Symposium. Apart from these academic involvements he is the life member of Karnataka Vidyavardhak Sangh, Dharwad, member of NSS Advisory Committee of Karnatak University Dharwad and member of Life Insurance Corporation Recruitment Committee, Dharwad. He worked as Dharwad district NSS  Nodal Officer , coordinator in Central Valuation at Karnatak University, Dharwad  and  has been NSS officer for six years. He is Founder and Director of Swamijika Shikshana & Krishi  Abhivridhi samsthe, Itigatti (NGO).



Dr. S. V. Hegadal

Dr. S. V. Hegadal is an Associate Professor and the Head of the Department in Commerce. He has Masters in Commerce and has cleared State Level Eligibility Test ( SLET ) and has obtained PhD in Finance from Karnatak University Dharwad. He also has LLB (spl) Degree to his credit. Having more than 29 years of teaching experience, he has participated and presented papers in National, State Level Seminar, acted as Resource Person, Rapporteur and Guest speaker in many seminars and conferences. He was president of Karnatak University and College Commerce Teachers Association (KUCCTA) for two years (2010-2012). He has organised many National and State Level Seminars and workshops in collaboration with other institutions.  As a organizing secretary he has successfully coordinated the UGC funded 02 National Seminars and 01 State Level Workshop in the college and also 02 State Level Commerce Fest for students. As a NSS officer in the college (2004 to 2007) he has organised 03 special camps, many rallies and Jathas on Pulse Polio and Health awareness the rural mass on conducted  by IT & BT  Dept of Government of Karnataka and Five TQM programmes. He has an experience of having worked as a member of Board of Examination for UG University of Mysore and also Co-ordinator for central valuation of Karnatak  University. Presently he holds positions as Member of BOS in Commerce (UG) Karnatak University,  Dharwad. Member Advisory Committee Mahalaxmi Co-operative Bank, Dharwad. Member Advisory Committee Shree Beereshwar, Credit Sonhard Ltd, Dharwad. Member Academic Advisory Board AIMSR, Dharwad; Member, Advisory Committee Karnatak University College Teachers Association (KUCTA). He also has good connections with the social and cultural organizations.. He has served as Syndicate Member of Karnatak State Law University, Huballi from 2016-2019. He has also been member of Board of Studies, Dept of Commence, Karnatak University, and Member, Board of Examination, Mysore University. He has many publications in the form of books and articles to his credit. He has a rich research experience. He is presently the Coordinator for the PG program in the College. He also holds office as Honourary President of Akhil Bharat Sharana Sahitya Parishat, Dharwad district unit. As a Organising Secretary  he played a key role in conducting and organising All India 11th Sharana Sahittya Sammelan at Dharwad, December 2013. He is the Life member of different social cultural organasations like Karnataka Vidyavardhak Sangh. Kannada Sahitya Parishat, Sir Siddappa Kamble  Pratishtan; Basava Kendra, Dharwad.



Dr. B. V. Kapparashetty

Dr. B.V. Kapparshetty is an Associate Professor of Commerce. He obtained his M.Com degree from Karnatak  University, Dharwad and  has cleared his SLET 1997. He has also obtained his M. Phil degree in 2009 and his PhD and has teaching experience of more than twenty eight years. He completed three Refresher Courses and two Orientation programme. He has attended National and State Level Seminars and presented papers in 06 National and four State Level Seminars. Attended many UGC sponsored Workshops at National and State level. He has jointly completed and submitted 02 Minor Research Projects sanctioned by UGC.  He has worked as NSS officer for 03 years. He has worked as Internal Senior Superintendent of B.Com semester examinations. He is a member of Kannada Sahitya Parishad , Dharwad and member, Family Planning Association of India, Dharwad Branch.


Dr. G. V. Kokkalaki

Dr. G. V. Kokkalaki is an Associate Professor of Commerce, and has completed his Master’s Degree in Commerce, completed his MBA and obtained M. Phil, Ph. D from Kolhapur University and has 25 years teaching experience. He has guided 28 M. Phil Students, 04 M.B.A projects. He has published 12 books, of which 11 are ISBN recognised. He has published 27 papers. He has presented papers in 38 International Conferences, 32 National Conferences, 16 papers in State Level Conferences. He has participated in 23 International conferences,15 National Level Conferences and 6 State Level Conferences. He has attended more than 17 Workshops. He has completed 3 Refreshers courses, one Orientation course and one training programme for NSS officers, one Short Term Course and one DTP Course. He has completed 2 Minor Research Project as Principal Investigator and one as Co-Investigator.

He has worked as Treasurer for Karnatak University Commerce Teachers Association, Dharwad. He has served as NSS Programme Officer for 3 years. He is an Examiner for Professional Courses-Company Secretary, Chartered Accountant.He has also serving as the Executive member of  Dharwad,  Shahara Kuruvinshetty Association (R), Dharwad. He has many awards to his credit.


Dr. G. M. Hugar

Dr. G. M. Hugar is Assistant Professor of Economics, completed his M.A in Economics, obtained Ph. D from Karnatak University,  Dharwad, 2004. He has twenty one years of teaching experience. He has guided one M. Phil candidate and one project. He has published eight books, and has presented papers in ten International Conference, twenty two National Conference and six State Level Conferences. He has attended in sixty six International, forty four National and eight State Level Workshops. He has completed one Minor Research Project, two Refresher course, three Orientation Program, eight Faculty Development programs and Training programmes for NSS officers. He worked as NSS Officer for a period of three years. He has publish 18 papers in International journal, 16 in National Journals, 02 in State journals.

He is member of Karnatak University College Teachers’ Association, Kannada Sahitya Parishad, Vidhya Vardhak Sangha, Dharwad; Family Planning Association of India.



Smt. Manasa C. T

Smt. Manasa C.T is Assistant Professors of Commerce. She obtained her M.Com degree from Mangalore University and completed her M. Phil degree in 2008 and has 17 years of teaching experience. She has completed two Refresher course, one Orientation programme and Two Short Term course of One week and Two week duration. She attended and presented a paper(s) in 01 International, 03 National Conferences and 01 article is published in journal with ISBN. She attended 01 State Level Conference. She presented papers in 08 National Seminars, 02 State Level Seminars. She has attended  06 National as well as State Level Workshops. She has completed NSS ETI training at Mysore. She also attended Active Citizens Master Facilitator’s Development Training. She also attended Life Skill Training Progarm at NIMHANS, B’lore. She has worked as Lady Representative, Karnatak University and Colleges Commerce Teachers’ Association (KUCCTA), Dharwad. She is the Life member of Kannada Sahitya Parishad, Bangalore; Family Planning Association and Karnataka Vidhya Vardhak Sangh, Dharwad.

At present she hold the position as NSS Program Officer since 2016 and is the Co-ordinator of Electoral Literacy Club (SVEEP) of the College.

She hold the position as Program Officer of Red Ribbon Club. She is the recipient of Appreciation letter from both SVEEP and Red Ribbon Club. She is also the recipient of Dr. D.C. Pawate Best NSS Officer Award for the year 2018-19.



Guest Faculty- B. Com

Chandrahas Naidu, has Masters in Commerce from Karnatak University. He has a rich experience of teaching and is a good organizer. He has attended many seminars, Conferences and presented papers.

Dr. Premalata Kotie, has a Ph. D in Kannada on “Kannadadha Protestant Missionarigala Dharmika Sahityada Swaroopa mattu Vaishistya” from the University of Bangalore, 2012. She obtained her M.A degree from Karnatak University and has a teaching experience of more than 16 years. She has attended various seminars and conferences and presented papers therein. She has a Diploma in Translation.

Pratiksha D. Nayak, an alumnus of CSI College, completed her M. Com from Karnatak University, Dharwad. She completed her B. Com from CSI College of Commerce and secured III rank at the Karnatak University Examination 2018-19. She received a Gold Medal in Banking and Insurance subject from Karnatak University for scoring the highest marks. At present she handles Insurance and Financial Management subjects.

Kartik Halakatti, has completed his M. Com and B. Com from CSI College of Commerce, affiliated to Karnatak University, Dharwad. An alumnus of CSI College, he teaches Statistics here. He has cleared his UGC-NET in 2018 as also KSET in 2018.

Girish Ramani has completed his Masters in Statistics from Karnatak University and has B. Ed degree to his credit. He teaches Statistics for B. Com students.

Vajreshwari D. Kattennavar has completed her M.A in Kannada from Karnatak University and has qualified for KSET in 2020. She has done research on Belgavi District Culture and Tradition and written a mini thesis on the same. She teaches Basic Kannada for both B. Com and BCA sections.

Peter D. A. Rao has an M.A in English. He has a B. Ed degree and also TESOL (Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certificate. He teaches English for B. Com and BCA students.

Ruksana Nadaf has Masters in Computer Application from KLE Technological University, Hubli and BCA from Karnatak University. Her internship project was on ‘Exception Handling Strategies for Program Context Using Classification’. She handles computer classes for B. Com and M. Com students.

Suman Kavalur has completed her Masters in Hindi from Karnatak University and has a B. Ed degree too. She teaches Hindi to B. Com and BCA students.


Stephen R. Williams completed his Masters in Computer Science from Karnatak University. He has a teaching experience of more than 18 years. He has attended various seminars and conferences at the State and National level. He has actively participated in many Faculty Development Programs. He has M. Phil degree too.

Arpana G. is Masters in M Sc- Computer Science and Bachelor’s Degree in BCA. She has cleared KSET in 2013. An accomplished artist- she is a dancer – having cleared exams both in Kathak and Bharatnatyam-poet, singer, debater She has the distinction of working as a translator for All India Radio, Dharwad, and has won awards for her translation of Radio Documentary. She has good teaching experience. She is working on a research project in Medical Image Processing on Pattern Classification and Analysis of Medical Images.

She has visited many colleges as guest speaker on various topics. She has also attended many seminars and conferences and presented papers there.

Danamma B. Math has Masters in Mathematics, with B. Ed and B. Sc from Karnatak University. She has attended various seminars and conferences. She has conducted many online workshops and certification courses on ‘Aptitude for Competitive Exams’, Elementary Mathematics and Aptitude. She teaches Numerical and Statistical Methods and Discrete Mathematics, Operation Research for BCA students.

Mohammad Asif N. Koujaganur has a Masters in Computer Application from B.V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology. Besides teaching, he is a free-lancer as a Web developer, and project trainer with many years of experience. He is proficient in web server management and digital marketing.

Lavita Bidari has completed her M. Com from Karnatak University. She is an alumnus of CSI College having completed her B. Com here in 2015. She has a Certificate Course in Psychology- Biology and Behaviour ; Diploma in Fashion and Apparel Designing and Diploma in Teaching Skills for Educators. She has cleared Karnataka State Eligibility Test in 2019.

Theophilus Billa has a Masters both in English and History. He has also completed his Diploma in English from CIEFL, Hyderabad. He has done his B. Ed. He teaches Basic and Additional English to BCA students

M. Com

Pramod Kulkarni, a practicing Chartered Accountant at Dharwad since 2018, he is an alumnus of our College. He has completed his Masters in Commerce in 2013, having secured Third Rank to Karnatak University. He secured Fourth Rank to the University at B. Com in 2011 and brought laurels to our College. He has cleared his UGC-NET in 2013. He is currently pursuing his Ph. D programme at the Department of Commerce, Karnatak University, Dharwad. He has more than 6 years of teaching experience.

Aishwarya A. Yardi, an alumnus of our College, she has us brought numerous laurels. She has secured First rank to the Karnatak University in B. Com Examination of 2017. She is the recipient of three gold medals and four cash prizes for being the highest scorer in B. Com Examination of 2017. She obtained Second rank to Karnatak University in M. Com examinations, 2019. She has cleared her UGC NET in 2019. She is also an accomplished vocalist.

Deepa Tarali, an Alumnus, she has completed her Masters from Karnatak University, Dharwad. She completed B. Com from CSI College and brought laurels to the Alma Mater by securing IV rank to Karnatak University in B. Com Examinations of 2018. She has cleared her UGC-NET.

Divya Patil an alumnus of our College has a Masters in Commerce and has done her B. Com from Karnatak University. She has cleared KSET in December2018. She has completed a Certificate Course on ‘Basics of Capital Market’.