The Alumni committee of IFMR organized an interactive session on the topic DISC (Decisive, Interactive, Stability and Cautious) Profiling for Career Growth by Mr. Ananth Palaniappan, an alumnus from Batch 6. The event was held on 13th February 2018 and was attended by students from both the batches. The event was conducted to make the students get an insight on DISC (Decisive, Interactive, Stability and Cautious) type of profiling, to help them understand to which category among DISC, they belong to and how to deal with people from other categories. The key takeaway of the event was that the students were made aware of
The sports committee of IFMR is all set to kick off their very own Olympics from March 2-4, 2018.The event is truly inspired by the Pyeongchang Olympic winter games. The event is aimed to manifest the strength of team spirit and team work among the student community. It is going to be a battle of four contingents demonstrating their sportsmanship to win the coveted winner’s title.
"Marketing is no longer about the stuff that you make, but the stories you tell", IFMR was privileged to have Mr. Rajasekar KS, General Manager, Marketing at Matrimony.com with us on 17th Feb 2018. Mr Rajasekar shared his wisdom on Digital marketing with the IFMR students. He has many achievements and has been recognized by Adobe and Paul writer as one of the top 100 content leaders for the year 2017. Mr. Rajasekar shared various stories and taught the students on how the word "digital" is changing the marketing landscape. It was a great experience to meet him and learn from him
IFMR is proud to partner up with one of the Big 4 accounting firms in the world, 'KPMG', to organise the Lean Six Sigma Course, which is considered as one of the most effective management methodologies to eliminate defects in any process. Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training Programme organised by KPMG is a 32 hours classroom programme that aims at training individuals to improve business productivity by eliminating waste and reducing process variations. Dates of the Workshop: 24th and 25th of February, 3rd and 4th of March 2018
IFMR MUN 2018 had 3 committees running in parallel. They were UNGA, AIPPM and UNSC. Details as below. The event was organised by the Model United Nations (MUN) committee of IFMR. The United Nations General Assembly at IFMR MUN, held on 27/01/18 began with the agenda of discussing the roadmap to end the conflict in Syria and stabilization of the Middle East. What began as a generic discussion with facts being elicited went on to give out important trivia that were usually not available to the public. Delegates represented various countries that were integral to the topic of discussion. Countries
We all live in a highly digitized world where everything from physical meetings to bank transactions have been digitised. After the cash transactions were digitised, it is no wonder that our currency notes are getting replaced by digital currency. With the pace at which technology is growing and the reach it has in this digital world, crypto-currency came up as one of the inventions that amazed people. It is imperative that we understand the latest buzzword and stay relevant. It is in this regard that Alcom, the Alumni Committee of IFMR conducted a Panel Discussion on 21st January 2018 on
Decision Maker’s Education; Understanding Mergers and Acquisitions on Feb 14,15 and 16, 2018: It’s a program designed by internationally renowned and acclaimed M&A instructor exclusively for corporate leaders. Explore the art and science of M&A with a pragmatic approach for strategic decision making. Click here for more information
Jan 07, 2018 “Humans come and go, but humanity survives.” The 10th edition of the Lakshmi Bal Mahotsav was celebrated at IFMR on the 7th of January 2018. The Lakshmi Bal Mahotsav was started at IFMR in the year 2009 in the memory of late Lakshmi Iyer who was a student at IFMR. She loved kids and liked to do social service. This year Samarthan came up with the initiative of awarding scholarship to the most meritorious student in the school which Samarthan teach in the memory of Saurav Rakshit, an excellent student who passed away in an accident. About
The Sricity Make in India Marathon is scheduled on January 26, 2018. Marathon would start from IFMR Campus by 6am. Please mark your calendars.
21st November, 2017 “Trade Mania”, a trading simulation event was conducted by “Arthasabha”, the Finance committee of the Institute for Financial Management and Research proved to be an enriching and exciting experience for the future finance managers. The students participated actively and each team had students from both the batches which helped the juniors to take a cue from their senior students. The participants were given a set of rules and regulations and the teams had to decide which stock they want to buy or sell by analyzing the stock prices and trends. The event mimicked the actual stock