Institute for Financial Management & Research (IFMR), Sri city, India has been accredited by SAQS (South Asian Quality Assurance System) for a period of five years from 14th December 2017. SAQS is an international system of strategic audit and accreditation designed for the assessment of Institution in widely different national contexts. It is a globally benchmarked system for Mentoring, Quality Improvement, Quality Assurance and Accreditation. SAQS accreditation is awarded by The Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA), an international not-for-profit association, and is a “SAARC Recognized Body”.
IFMR organized the Annual Faculty Retreat on October 6th and 7th, 2017 at the Chariot Beach Resorts, Mahabalipuram near Chennai. This is an important annual event in IFMR where all the full-time and adjunct faculty members and the top Management team sit together and deliberate for two full days on various issues pertaining to the growth of the B-School and increasing the quality of the input, process and the output. This includes various presentations by the faculty committees on last year's activities and further plans for the future. Over the years, such a meticulous analysis, visioning and planning exercise has
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
IFMR organized 3rd Shri Bhadrashyam H. Kothari Memorial Research Seminar during Apr 18 and 19, 2017 at Sri City campus. Research is at the heart of IFMR ecosystem and hence this annual event is an important event in IFMR’s academic calendar. This event is dedicated to the memory of Late Shri Bhadrashyam Kothari, who was an honorable Board Member of IFMR and also a source of inspiration for us. The Seminar aims to provide researchers from IFMR ecosystem such as the IFMR B School, IFMR LEAD, IFMR Finance Foundation, Center for Digital Financial Inclusion (CDFI) to showcase their research work