Kanchan Purohit

Name Kanchan Purohit
School School of Business
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) - Accounting, Audit and Information Technology (AAIT)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) - International Business Management (IBM)
Academic and Professional Designations
  • BComm
  • MComm (Accounting)
  • MBA
  • PhD
  • CTTP
  • CPA
  • CMA
  • FCMA
  • Senior Research Fellow
  • IIM, Calcutta, India

Title Professor
Courses Taught
  • ACCT71210 - Introductory Accounting
  • ACCT71260 - Managerial Accounting I
  • ACCT72500 - Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT73030 - Advanced Accounting I
Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • Financial management of local governments
  • Accounting standards
  • Upgrading knowledge in IFRS
Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities
  • Financial Institutions
  • Financial Service Organizations
  • Completion of CPD
Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications
  • Comparative study of financial management of local governments:  Calcutta and Dhaka
  • Publications on accounting issues like balanced Scorecard
Additional Information Teaching at Conestoga is related to my previous job experience. I have worked in the public post-secondary education system for years and enjoy my current role within the AAIT program.