Prof. Mohd. Masood Ahmed is a professor of Management Studies, Principal, Deccan School of Management, Hyderabad, and an educational administrator. He holds five post-graduate degrees, one each in Management,Commerce, Economics, Psychology and Management Research. Prof Masood has been giving lectures to MBA and Health administration students for over 22 years; he is also a visiting professor at some premier institutions; besides teaching, he is actively involved in training and consultancy in the field of Healthcare Management for over a decade.

He has visited more than 300 Educational Institutions in South Asia, USA and UK, viz., Business Schools, Universities, Engineering Colleges and Medical colleges. He is well-known for using poetry and citing appropriate anecdotes in his lectures. Some globally renowned Institutions are that he has visited are: Harvard University, Stanford University, Wharton, Kellogg, Johns Hopkins University, MIT, London Business School, and London School of Economics.


  • Immediate Past President, Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) the world's second largest confederation of management schools
  • Executive Board Member, Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA)
  • National Council Member, Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD)
  • Member Managing Committee, Association of Health & Hospital Administrators (AHHA)

Visiting Professor / Guest Faculty

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad,

All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS),

Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI),

University of Hyderabad,

Share-e- Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS),

Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS).


Class room lectures, Case discussions, Group discussions, Market research Analysis

Training and Consultancy

Strategic Management for Hospitals, Project Management for Hospitals, HRM for Hospitals,Hospital outsourcing and Health Economics.

Public Speaker

In addition to his regular teaching, research and consultancy in management, Prof Mohd Masood Ahmed has established himself as a renowned public speaker on unconventional topics which are of interest and practical application to people from all walks of life and of all ages – including professionals like doctor]s, engineers, lawyers and public servants. Some of his popular lectures, delivered not only in India but also in some foreign countries, which are of great use and applicability in day-to-day situations are:

Managing Old Age,

Managing Married Life,

Managing Work Life Balance,

Achieving Excellence in Career,

Corruption : Causes and Cure,

Balancing between Parents and In-laws,

Pre-Marital Precautions for Boys and Girls,

Use of Electronic and Social Media : The Dark Side,

Lifestyle Management : Road to Health and Happiness,

Preventive Healthcare : Better Be Safe than Feel Sorry


Prof. Mohd. Masood Ahmed as President of AIMS(Sep 2011- Aug 2012)

AIMSis a networking organisation of over 600 Business Schools in India. A registered society (1988) and a non-profit professional networking organisation, it is one of the largest networking organisaions of business schools in the world. Individual Business Schools of national and international repute have become members of AIMS. ISB, IIMs, Xavier Institutes, Welingkar, NMIMS, ICFAI, MDI, S P Jain, other Management Institutes and Departments of Top Universities are its members. It represents Indian Management Schools at both national and various International fora.

During the last one year, when Prof Mohd Masood Ahmed was President of AIMS, it focused on two important initiatives and implemented them for the first time in the history of AIMS and management education in India. But for his persistent and determined efforts to contribute to the management faculty and community in general at a national level, he would not have succeeded in such a tremendous way, receiving accolades from most of AIMS former Presidents, AIMS Executive Board Members, and Dean and Director of Business Schools. They are:

1.Faculty Development Programmes

AIMS has set the target of training 1000 faculty members of Business Schools in about 6 months starting from March, 2012. Thanks to the support of the Executive Board members, former presidents, resource persons, office bearers of various Chapter Managing Committees and many heads of AIMS institutional members, this national movement has received an overwhelming success with 1113 faculty members participating in 15 one-day programmes from 312 management institutes from all parts of the country. The feedback from the participants, more particularly from the rural areas, has been excellent as they never had such an exhilarating experience.

In addition, AIMS also conducted two programmes for Library professionals in association with ISB, Hyderabad and Mohali, and another programme for Wardens/Caretakers at NITHM, Hyderabad. They also received a good number of participants.

2.AIMS National Management Week

During the tenure of Prof Mohd Masood Ahmed as President of AIMS, at the suggestion of many Chapters of AIMS and some Executive Board members, AIMS has launched another initiative. For the first time in the history of AIMS, it has requested Member institutes to celebrate AIMS National Management Week, every year during 1st to 7th August, beginning this year itself, by conducting various academic and community social responsibility activities. Quite a number of institutes participated in these celebrations. Upon their presentations, four institutes – Master School of Management, Meerut and PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore, JK Laxmipath University, Jaipur and Integral Institute of Advanced Management – were awarded Community Social Responsibility Awards for their achievements during the AIMS National Management Week. The awards were distributed during the 24th AIMS National Management Education Week 2012 held during 25th – 27th August, 2012.

3.Asian Education Leadership Award for prof Mohd Masood Ahmed

Prof Mohd Masood Ahmed, Immediate Past President of the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) and Principal, Deccan School of Management has been accepted for the coveted and prestigious “Asian Education Leadership Award as Young Achiever Award “ was presented on 25th September, 2012 in Dubai. The above achievements can be termed as a great contribution to the management education in the country as well as across Asia at his young age. Recognizing his contribution to the nation as well as Asia, he has been selected for receiving the ASIAN EDUCATION LEADERSHIP AWARD

In addition to the above, Prof Mohd Masood Ahmed steered the 24th AIMS Annual Management Education, 2012 on “Innovative Management Education for Sustainable Development” held during 25th – 27th August, 2012 at Mahindra Satyam Learning World,Hyderabad to a grand success, with an attendance of 400 delegates – Deans and Directors of Business Schools, Faculty and Students and Corporate. The audience enjoyed the highly inspirational inputs of the speakers at the Convention, with Shri Grandhi Mallikarjuna Rao, Chairman of GMR Group inaugurating the Convention and giving his message, Shri B A Prabhakar, Chairman of Andhra Bank delivering the Key Note Address, while the Valedictory Address was delivered by Padma-Shri Dr Pritam Singh, Director General of International Management Institute (India), New Delhi.

Liaison work with Regulatory Bodies

Medical Council of India (MCI),

Pharmacy Council of India (PCI),

National Board of Accreditation (NBA),

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE),

Osmania University (OU),

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU),

National Accreditation for Hospital and Health Care Provider (NABH),

Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education(APSCHE),

Minorities Welfare Department(MWD),

Higher Education Department,

Indian Nursing Council (INC),

Commissioner of Technical Education,

Commissioner of Collegiate Education,


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