Dr. V. K. Gupta is the Professor Finance and Accounting Area at Indian Institute of Management, Indore. He was Programme Director of Certificate Course in Business Management for Defence Officers. He has been teaching Post-Graduate Diploma in Management Programme, Fellow Programme in Management, Executive Post-Graduate Programme in Management, Faculty Development Programme, Certificate Course in Business Management for Defense Officers, Broadband Based Education Programme, Management Development Programmes and Professional Management Courses for over 20 years. He has been a visiting faculty at Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management Gwalior, National Academy of Training in Financial Management Hyderabad, National Academy of Direct Taxes Nagpur etc. He has edited two books in the area of Finance and published numerous articles in leading journals besides presenting papers at conferences in India and abroad.
He has received the following awards: "Shiksha Rattan Puraskar" (Certificate of Excellence) for Meritorious Services, Outstanding Performance and Remarkable Role from India International Friendship Society; "Amity Academic Excellence Award for contribution in the field of Finance and Accounting" from Amity International Business School, Amity University; "2nd Asia B-Schools Award - Best Professor in Financial Management" from the Asia CMO Council in Singapore; "16th Business School Affair & Dewang Mehta Business School-Best Teacher in Financial Management Award" across all Indian Business Schools; and the "Best Paper Award" at the XIX All India Accounting Conference. He has done one-year Faculty Development Programme at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad.
He has conducted several consulting projects and training workshops in India and Abroad for Public and Private Sectors. He is also involved in the Research Projects of Government of India.He is an independent Director of National Board of Trade Ltd. He was a member of Auditing & Assurance Standards Board, The Institute of Chartered Accountants, New Delhi. He was also a member of Accounting Standards Board, The Institute of Chartered Accountants, New Delhi. He is a member of Board of Studies at Indian Institute of Material Management, Mumbai. He is also a Penal Member of Bureau of Indian Standards, New Delhi. He is also a member of Task Force, constituted by Government of M. P for Understanding of Memorandum of Public Sector Undertakings.