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Dr. Isha Wadhwa

Assistant Professor of Economics

Courses and Research Interest: Indian Economy and Social Development
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Dr. Isha Wadhwa completed B. Com and M. Com from Mata Gujri Mahila Mahavidhyalaya, Jabalpur (M.P.) and Ph.D. from Rani Durgawati University, Jabalpur in 2019. She has also completed MBA in HR and Finance and a double M.A. She holds a teaching experience of 12+ years at both UG and PG levels in various eminent institutions of Jabalpur. To her credit, there are 8 publications at the National and International levels in reputed journals. Besides, she has completed UGC sponsored Minor Research Project on “Impact of FDI on Retail Market with special reference to Small Scale Industries of Madhya Pradesh”. Apart from teaching, she has shouldered many additional responsibilities like Training and Placement Officer, Member IQAC, Coordinator of UGC sponsored schemes, Faculty-In-Charge Cultural Committee, Member – Admission Committee, Member Editorial Board of DNLU Journal, etc. As a Director, she is successfully running the Centre for Law and Economics at our university, Currently, she has been given the charge of Warden, girls hostel at DNLU. She was a registered counsellor of the Bachelor Degree Programme (BDP) at IGNOU and Guest Faculty at various institutes one of which is Central Training Institute of Madhya Pradesh Poorv Kshetra Vidyut Vitran Company Ltd. (MPPKVVCL). She is an active member of the Mahakoushal Chamber of Commerce and Industries and Indian Association for Law and Economics (IALE).


  • 2007 - B. Com from Mata Gujri Mahila Mahavidyalayaa, Jabalpur (M.P)
  • 2009 - M.B.A. (HR & Finance), (Punjab Technical University) Jalandhar
  • 2011 - M. Com, from Mata Gujri Mahila Mahavidyalayaa, Jabalpur
  • 2015 - M.A. (English Literature), from RDVV, Jabalpur
  • 2017 - M.A.(Education ), from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
  • 2019 - Ph. D from RDVV, Jabalpur (M.P.)


  • 2019-Present: Assistant Professor of Economics at Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur(M.P),
  • 2011-2019: served Mata Gujri Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Autonomous, Jabalpur (M.P) as Assistant Professor,
  • 2010-2011: served Guru Nanak Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Jabalpur (M.P) as Assistant Professor
  • 2010-2016: Counsellor at IGNOU for Bachelor Degree Programme

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • In the month of December 2020, I became the member of two important bodies- ü Life Member of Mahakoshal Chamber of Commerce & Industry ü Member - Indian Association of Law & Economics
  • Became Member of Internal Complaint Committee (ICC) of Mangalayatan University, Barela (M.P) in the month of March 2021


  • Paper Titled- “Online Frauds: Challenge to E- Commerce and Online banking”, Published in- Research Methodology In “Internet Technologies 2011” ISBN- 938112296-2
  • Paper Titled-“A Prospective Study Of Impact of FDI on Mutli Brand Retailing with Special Reference To Small Scale Industries Of M.P ”Published In Research Link, Issue-99, Vol-XI(4) June 2012, ISSN- 0973-1628
  • Paper Titled- “The Comparative Study Of The Growth Strategies Of India And China” Published In- International Journal Of Business, Management & Social Sciences, Vol. II, Issue 1 (I), September 2012, ISSN: 2249-7463
  • Paper Titled-“Focusing Upon Indian Industries And Environment Issues With special Reference To E-Waste Management”, Vol. I Issue 7(I), October 2012, ISSN: 2277-9329
  • Paper Titled- “Instrumenting Retail Services Upgrading Through FDI: Challenges & Opportunities”. Published In- Tenth AIMS International Conference On Management, January 6-9, 2013,. ISBN: 978-81-924713-1-0
  • Paper Titled- “Understanding Gender Budgeting: Some Alternative Strategies And Approaches. Published In- Empowerment Of Women Through Gender Budgeting”, ISBN- 978-81-7910-438-5
  • Published a chapter titled – The Economics of Trade Facilitation Agreement in WTO: From Reducing Transaction Cost to increasing Economic Growth and Development in the VOLUME 1 of the book titled Contemporary Issues in Law & Economics having ISBN 978-81-941519-6-8 in the month of January 2021
  • Paper Titled - ''Significance of Economics In Legal Education In India'' Published in International Journal of Innovation in Engineering Research And Management, Vol . 07, Issue VI, August 2020, ISSN(online) 2348-4918

Paper Presentations

  • International Conferences - 09
  • National Conferences - 03
  • Workshop - 02
  • Faculty Development Program- 07
  • Refresher Course in Economic Policies - 01
  • Orientation Course - 01
  • 06 days Academy on Law and Economics - 01
  • Webinars - 06
  • E Certificate course on Law and Economics - 01
  • Master Classes on Law and Economics - 01

Research and Consultancy

  • Successfully Completed Minor Research Project Project on “Impact of FDI on Retail Market with special reference to Small Scale Industries of Madhya Pradesh” sponsored by UGC