The idea of this text book entitled “Business and Consumer Education Global and Indian perspective)” came from my five year research work. It focuses mainly on “Consumer Protection”. It This work is published in four (4) volumes. Volume-I discuss about Business, State of Consumer in the Market Place, Consumer Protection, Consumer Education, Consumer Guidance and Counselling, Wise Purchasing Techniques. Volume-II discuss about Global Consumer Protection Agencies and Consumer Associations (Consumer Voluntary Organisations). Volume-III discuss about Consumer Protection Agencies and Consumer Voluntary Organizations (VCOs) in India Volume-IV provide two Case Studies on “Consumer Protection in India” with special reference to Andhra Pradesh State – Case Study-1: “Working of Consumer Protection Agencies (Consumer Redressal Forums etc., ) in Andhra Pradesh State” , Case Study-2: “Working of Consumer Voluntary Organisations (VCOs) in Andhra Pradesh State” I thank Indian Council of Social Sciences Research (ICSSR)for granting Institutional Doctoral Fellowship at Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE) Hyderabad and Faculty Dept. of Business Management, Osmania Unversity, Hyderabad .