Jayaram R

Adjunct Faculty


M.Com, M.Phil, FCMA (ICAI), CGMA, ACMA (UK), PhD

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A practicing cost and management accountant (Fellow Member of Institute of Cost accountants of India), Dr. Jayaram Ramakrishnan has been associated with IFMR since 2008, and is currently an adjunct faculty. He teaches Cost & Management Accounting, Strategic Cost Management and Financial Accounting in full time and part time Programmes. He has a PhD in Cost Management and is a Chartered Global Management Accountant and an  Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA UK).

He has also served as faculty at SIRC of ICAI, RKM Vivekananda College (Madras University) and as a visiting faculty at IIM Trichy.

Apart from teaching in the MBA & E MBA programmes, Prof Jayaram is also actively involved in designing and teaching courses for working executives through IFMR’s Management Development Programmes

  • Jayaram comes with more than two decades of experience in Cost & Management Accounting, Financial Accounting and Internal Audit Fields.
  • He is a Senior Consultant and Director with Proactive Solutech (India) Pvt Ltd a Management consulting & IT solutions provider in Chennai with whom he has been associated for past decade.
  • He is also proprietor of Jayaram & Associates, a Cost & Management audit firm involved in furnishing audit & assurance services to varied industry verticals
  • Prior to taking up of consultancy Dr Jayaram worked in auto, auto ancillary and logistics industry for a decade in various managerial capacities
  • Cost & Management accounting with specific focus on Activity Based Costing & Management
  • ERP implementation and management
  • Pricing
  1. Jayaram and G. Balasubramanian “Costing for Pressure Die casting Operations – An Activity based perspective”, The Management Accountant, July TCM edition 2011. Pp. 581- 85
  2. Jayaram & G. Balasubramanian “Strategic Pricing using Target Costing methodology – Case study of an Indian Auto ancillary company”, The Management Accountant, November edition 2011 Pp 1063 – 66
  3. Jayaram & Dr. Nisar Ahmed – “Activity Based Management – Glimpses of its Practical application” – The Management Accountant, September 2014 Edition
  4. Jayaram & R. Vasudevan – ” Designing an Activity based cost model for Active Pharma Ingredient (API) manufacturing unit” – The Management Accountant, March 2016 Edition on Pharmaceutical Sector

Courses Taught

  • Management Accounting (core)
  • Strategic Cost Management (elective)
  • Programme Director for Certificate Programme on Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)