IFMR Faculty members Prof Jyoti Prasad Mukhopadhyay and Prof Praveen Bhagwan have won the 2nd prize for the Best Research Paper (Title: Does Mandatory Expenditure on CSR Affect Firm Value? Empirical Evidence from Indian Firms) in Corporate Finance track during the 3rd International Conference on Financial Markets and Corporate Finance -ICFMCF 2018 held at IIT Kanpur. This prestigious conference is jointly organized every year by six IITs together: IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Madras, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur and IIT Roorkee and this year IIT Kanpur hosted it. 74 peer reviewed papers were presented at the conference this year. The
IFMR saw a new energetic batch of 2018-2020 taking over the position of representatives for various clubs and committees. The formal function was presided over by Dr. Kamal Ghosh Ray, Resident Director, IFMR B School, Dr. Vinodh Madhavan, PGP Chairperson and our eminent faculties. To start with, the president of student council took his oath followed by the secretary from the junior batch, the treasurer and finally the CEO. The senior and the junior representatives of all the clubs and committees took their oath to be responsible and abide by the rules to maintain the pride of the institution. [wpbgallery
The sports committee of IFMR conducted the first sporting event FUTSAL 2018 on 9th and 10th of July. FUTSAL is a short timed , fast paced and a 5 men+ 3 women membered team playing football. It’s a tradition in IFMR to conduct the knockout every year. The game saw 7 teams participating with the blend of juniors and seniors. The finale was a clash between the senior team "All stars" and the junior team "Falcons" with the senior team lifting the trophy.
It was a journey back to the ethos as the essence of Yoga was explored to the fullest on International Day of Yoga 21st June 2018 at the IFMR Sri City campus. As budding managers and future corporate leaders, the MBA students of IFMR showed dedicated interest while learning the need and importance of yoga. Ms Meril, one of the first year students of IFMR who has been practicing yoga for the past six years demonstrated and trained her peers. Ms Anwesha, one of the second year students led the session and accompanied Ms Meril by explaining the right way
July 7th 2018, Data Science Certificate Program : The second batch of IFMR’s Data Science Certification Programme shall be inaugurated by Mr. Pradeep G, COO & Co-Founder of Tiger Analytics on 7th July 2018, at 10.30 am in the Nungambakkam campus at Chennai. It’s a 10 - Months weekend programme for working professionals who are interested in learning data analytics and executives with aptitude for data analytics. The programme focuses on modern areas of analytics including Cognitive Analytics with Hands-on experience at the IBM Business Analytics Lab on Campus.
Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), (Part Of KREA University), inaugurated its 19th batch of full-time MBA programme at H C Kothari Hall in the campus on 4th June 2018. The new batch comprises of students from 22 states all over the country, coming from different disciplines which includes engineering, arts and science. The induction program for new students started with the inaugural ceremony and it is aimed at orienting the students towards self-introspection, self-discovery and mindfulness. The inauguration programme commenced with the welcome address by Prof Kamal Ghosh Ray, Acting Resident Director, IFMR B-School. In his Welcome address, Dr
June 4, 2018 at IFMR SRICITY Campus The inauguration ceremony of 19th batch MBA programme shall be held on June 4th at Kothari Hall in Sricity Campus. The programme shall start with traditional lighting of lamp followed by Welcome address by Dr Kamal Ghoshray, Acting Resident Director. Dr Sunder Ramaswamy, Vice Chancellor shall address the new batch of students. Inaugural address by Mr Vikas Gupta, Managing Director - Talent, Deloitte Consulting India Pvt. Ltd. Special address by Guest of honour Mr T A Varghese, Global Business HR Head, Tata Consultancy Services Click here for Detailed programme schedule
IFMR organized 4th Shri Bhadrashyam H. Kothari Memorial Research Seminar during Apr 17 and 18, 2018 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, Center for Digital Financial Inclusion (CDFI), JPAL South Asia to showcase their research work
May 28-30, 2018 J-PAL/CLEAR South Asia’s Measurement and Survey Design Course is a three-day introductory course that provides a thorough, step-by-step introduction to basic concepts of measurement theory and quantitative survey design. The course draws on J-PAL South Asia’s vast experience in running randomized evaluations involving extensive primary data collection. Through this course, participants will learn concepts related to what data to collect, how to design good survey instruments, why and how to pilot survey instruments, and how to develop field protocols, as well as best practices related to each. For more information about the course, including the fee structure, please
April 17 and 18, 2018 4th Shri Bhadrashyam H. Kothari Memorial Research Seminar H.C. Kothari Hall, IFMR Sricity Campus 4th Shri Bhadrashyam H. Kothari Memorial annual research seminar shall be held on April 17th and 18th at IFMR Sricity Campus. Click here for the agenda of the progamme.