S.K. Chakraborty (1940) had been a 1st ranker of Kolkata University in his Masters examination, and a 1st ranker in India in the final examination of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants. As a Commonwealth Scholar, he did his Ph.D at Liverpool University (UK).
He has five decades of post graduate teaching experience at various universities in India, US, Europe and Australia. His last 33 years of teaching was done at IIMC, where he had set up the Management Centare for Human Values in 1992. He is author and co-author of 36 books, of which 23 are in the field of Indian Ethos, Ethics and Human Values. He has also initiated and edited three Journals, namely, Decision, Journal Human Values and Shraddha. He has travelled to most parts of the world for addressing seminars and conferences and holding Workshops on the above themes.
He has been on the Boards and Expert Committees of several GOI institutions. Until recently he was a member of the BOG, IIM Indore. Presently he is Mentor Emeritus at the abindranath Tagore Centre for Human Values, sponsored by Ambuja Realty, in Kolkata.