Saurav Roychoudhury | Capital University


  • Saurav Roychoudhury, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor of Business

    Saurav Roychoudhury

    Troutman Hall

    (614) 236-7230

    • Biography

      Dr. Saurav Roychoudhury is an associate professor of Finance and Economics at Capital University. He earned his Ph.D. in economics with a specialization in finance from the College of Business and Economics at West Virginia University in 2006. Prior to that, he worked at the Industrial Investment Bank of India and as a research officer in the Department of Economic Analysis and Policy at the Reserve Bank of India. He earned a master's degree in economics from the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University in India and an MBA from ICFAI Business School, India. He also holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India and Financial Risk Manager (FRM) certification from the Global Association of Risk Professionals. 

      His expertise is in investments, governance, computational finance and risk management. Dr. Roychoudhury has presented his research findings at both national and international academic conferences and at several Universities. He has published in various peer-reviewed journals, has authored a book and written multiple book chapters. Dr. Roychoudhury won the best doctoral teaching award at West Virginia University in 2005 and the best paper award in Finance in the American Business research conference in 2012. He has written multiple peer-reviewed modules on using Excel in computational finance through an NSF grant. He has refereed for several journals and is a member of the editorial board of few international journals. His research findings have been mentioned in The Economist and the Bloomberg Businessweek. He was a visiting research scientist at the Indian Statistical Institute, India, during his sabbatical in 2013-14. He has served as a senator at Capital University and currently serves on the University investment, budget and finance, technology and retirement committees.

    • Degrees

      Ph.D.,College of Business & Economics, West Virginia University
      Financial Risk Manager (FRM), Global Association of Risk Professionals
      Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India
      Master of Business Administration (finance), ICFAI Business School, India
      Master's degree in economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, India

    • Teaches

      Financial Management
      Financial Modeling with Excel
      Analytic and Quantitative Methods

      Business Finance
      Corporate Finance
      Financial Institutions, Markets and Risk
      Principles of Economics