Assistant Professor

Dr Balaji Vejju

Department of Economics


  1. Microeconomics
  2. Engineering Economics
  3. Managerial Economics



University of Hyderabad
Integrated MA


University of Hyderabad
Integrated MA


University of Hyderabad


  • September 2021 to June 2022 – Associate Faculty – National Institute for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (ni-msme), Hyderabad.
  • April 2021 to August 2021 – Assistant Professor – Siva Sivani Institute of Management (SSIM) Hyderabad
  • July 2018 to March 2021 – Assistant Professor – Presidency University, Bengaluru

Research Interests

  • Women Entrepreneurship
  • Microfinance
  • MSME Sector

Awards & Fellowships

  • 2018 – Best Paper Presenter Award– ICSSR Conference
  • 2016 – Junior Research Fellowship - University Grants Commission (UGC)
  • 2015 – ICSSR Institutional Fellowship – Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE)
  • 2013 – National Eligibility Test (NET) - University Grants Commission (UGC)
  • 2012 – State Eligibility Test (SET) – Govt. of AP


  • Life Time Member in Indian Economic Association (IEA)

List of Publications

  • Balaji Vejju, Gummadi Sridevi, S Glory Swarupa (2022). Economic Sustainability of Women Micro Enterprises: A Micro Analysis of Kavali Mandal of Andhra Pradesh in Empirical Economics Letters ISSN: 681-8997.
  • Balaji Vejju, Gummadi Sridevi (2020). Impact of Self Help Groups (SHGs) on income and employment generation of rural microenterprises; with special reference to Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh in Journal of Critical Reviews, ISSN- 2394-5125.
  • Balaji Vejju (2017). Role of Micro enterprises on Women and Socially Marginalized Group’s entrepreneurship in Andhra Pradesh” published in The Indian Economic Journal ISSN: 0019-4662.
  • Balaji Vejju (2017). Impact of MSMED act (2006) on Women Entrepreneurship in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) of Andhra Pradesh has published in an edited book “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50:50 by 2030” ISBN -- 978-93-85957-15-4 by Meena Book Publications, New Delhi.

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