Executive Record Sheet
Dr. Nikhila Menon
Date of Birth : 30 Nov -0001
Gender : Female
Date of Entry into Service : 17 Oct 2004
Date of Superannuation : 30 Nov -0001
Mother Tongue : --Not Set--
Languages known : --Not Set--
Mode of Recruitment : Direct Recruitment
Present Grade : NFSG
Date of entry into present Grade : 24 Mar 2017
Present Posting : Director, Economic Division, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance
Present Designation : Director
Nature of post : Cadre
Domicile State : Kerala
Place of domicile : --Not Set--


Educational Qualifications
Degree University/Institution Subject/Subject of specialization Year of passing/completion Achievements
Graduation University of Kerala Economics 1995
Post-Graduation JMI University Economics 1997
M. Phil JN University Economics of Regional Development) 2000
PhD University of Manchester Labour Economics, Development and Gender Issues 2015
Post Doctoral


Whether Study leave has been availed by the Officer :


Details of Posting in IES
Grade Designation Place of Posting Brief description of duties Date Total Time
JTS Research Officer Planning Commission 6 Nov 2005 - 2 Mar 2009 3 Years, 3 Months, 25 Days Cadre
STS Senior Research Officer REO , Hyderabad 3 Mar 2009 - 30 Mar 2011 2 Years, 27 Days Cadre
STS Senior Research Officer Department of Economic Affairs 1 Apr 2011 - 21 Oct 2015 4 Years, 6 Months, 21 Days Cadre
JAG Deputy Economic Adviser Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, North Block New Delhi 22 Oct 2015 - 23 Mar 2017 1 Years, 5 Months Cadre
NFSG Director Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry fo Finance, New Delhi 24 Mar 2017 - 12 Dec 2018
Till Date


Personal/Study Leave (if any) :



Details of In Service training (Both Domestic and Foreign whether debarred from foreign training, if so, the details thereof) attended by the officer sponsored by the cadre.

Year Name of the training course Name of Institute Venue Period of Training
(in weeks)

Details of Training Programme attended by the officer sponsored by the Ministry/Department in which they were posted

Year Name of the training course Name of Institute Venue Period of Training
(in weeks)


Any specific area or subject where the officer would prefer to be trained, for current assignment and for long term career progression.

Training for Current assignment :
Training for Long term Career Progression :


Publication & Awards

Please mention contributions, if any, like publication of articles in journals/ publication of books/paper presentations in seminars or workshops or conferences by the officer during the tenure in IES.

Nature of Activity Name Topic Description Year of publication


Area of specialization of the officer Grade No. of years of specialization gained
Agriculture JAG,NFSG 3 Years
Planning STS 3 Years
Research, Data processing & Analysis JTS,STS,JAG 8 Years
Public Finance 2 Years
Labour Economics JAG,NFSG 3 Years


Specific area of interest/field of work where the officer would prefer to be placed.

Subject/Area or topic preferred by the officer to deliver a lecture, whenever required.



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This profile was last updated on: 12th Dec 2018


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