Another Feather in IFMR’s cap- IMC Gold Award 2016
IFMR has bagged the prestigious Gold Award in the recently concluded 7th Indian Management Conclave (IMC) 2016 on the theme ‘Institutional Leadership in Management Education’, organized by MBAUniverse.com on August 5-6 at IIM Ahmedabad, One of the highlights of the conclave is IMC Awards for Excellence in Management Education.
The conclave was attended by 250+ Chancellors, VCs, Directors, Deans & Decision-makers from leading Indian B-schools IMC Award 2016 was presented by Mr RS Sodhi, MD, GCMMF (AMUL) on August 6.
Institute for Financial Management and Research won the GOLD AWARD under the theme Academic Leadership: Approaches & Frameworks for the Initiative titled “IFMR’s Institutional Leadership Efforts in Strengthening the IFMR Research Eco-system” presented by Prof R Sathyanarayanan, Chairman – External Relations and Associate Professor of Marketing. Prof Sathya presented the case-study on IFMR’s research process, networks, contributions and impact with its strong interlinked, collaborative research eco-system comprising of faculty research, IFMR LEAD, CDFI and JPAL.
More than 40 B-schools were in competition for these prestigious annual awards. The awards were given based on three rounds of jury evaluation. The jury was chaired by Dr M.R. Rao, Dean Emeritus, ISB and former director, IIM Bangalore. Other jury members were Dr. Rishikesha Krishnan, Director, IIM Indore, and Dr. Ranjan Banerjee, Dean, SPJIMR, Mumbai.
This award is another national recognition for IFMR’s efforts in attaining academic excellence and the quality management education and research contributions. This is a third award IFMR is bagging in the year 2016 after awards from ASSOCHAM and MMA in February and June respectively.