Mergers and Acquisitions is a comprehensive textbook designed for students of post graduate management programmes. Written in a student-friendly manner, it helps readers understand concepts, complexities, and challenges encountered during mergers and acquisitions (MandA). The book explains the coreconcepts of MandA through numerous examples and case studies in the Indian context. Beginning with an introduction to corporate restructuring, the book goes on to discuss takeovers and mergers and acquisitions, the concept and process of due diligence and the various legal issues in MandAs. These are then followed by the key issues related to valuation and accounting that areexplained through several solved numericals. The book also discusses post merger issues like integration issues and tools, strategies, and human aspect of MandA. Cross border acquisitions (CBA) have become a key component of modern day MandAs and the book covers the need, benefits, and difficultiesin CBAs and concludes by exploring alternatives to MandAs including corporate divestments and strategic alliances. Readers would find this book useful for its coverage of the key concepts of MandAs explained through solved numericals, examples, caselets, and exhibits. The book will also serve as a handy tool for practicing professionals.