Syed Mohd Shahzeb

Syed Mohd Shahzeb

Associate Professor

Profile Summary

Dr. Syed Mohd Shahzeb was awarded his Ph.D. for ‘A Study of India and West Asia Oil Trade and its Impact on Indian Economy Since 1991’. In recognition of his academic excellence, he was awarded a two-year Fellowship by the ICSSR, New Delhi, in Economics.

His area of research revolves around macroeconomics, applied econometrics, international trade, and energy economics. Several of his articles/research papers have been published in various national and international journals, showcasing his expertise and findings in these fields.

Besides academic pursuits, Dr. Shahzeb is an avid traveller and enjoys exploring new places for broadening his horizons of research and adding multifariousness to his skills. Additionally, he actively engages in various sports activities, acting as a catalyst of motivation for his students to pursue their own sports-related interests. By encouraging a well-rounded approach to life, Dr. Shahzeb aims to foster holistic growth among his students.

Work Experience

Prior to joining UPES, Dr. Shahzeb served as a research associate at the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce, India. He gained valuable experience during his three-year tenure, acquiring expertise in the areas of international trade, India’s bilateral and multilateral trade relations, and foreign trade policy.

Research Interests

Macro Economics I International Trade I Energy Economics

Teaching Philosophy

Dr. Shahzeb’s teaching philosophy revolves around creating an environment that nurtures and encourages student learning. He is enthusiastic about introducing innovative ideas and pedagogical approaches, always open to incorporating the latest developments in various subjects. In his classes, students experience comprehensive learning through quizzes, assignments, case studies, and presentations. Dr. Shahzeb believes in amalgamating real-world data and practical scenarios for active engagement of the students. By tackling genuine problems, he guides students toward developing advanced thinking skills, facilitating their transition from a beginner level to a more proficient and knowledgeable understanding of the subject matter.

Courses Taught

Dr. Shahzeb’s extensive subject knowledge equips him to teach a diverse range of subjects, including microeconomics, trade negotiation, custom clearance procedures, macroeconomics, Indian economy, Indian foreign policy, and political economy. His broad expertise enables him to provide comprehensive instruction across these various domains.