April 21, 2018 IFMR Sricity Campus Convocation-2018 for PGDM 2016-18 batch is scheduled to be held on Saturday, 21st April, 2018 at IFMR SriCity campus. Mr. R. Seshasayee, Chairman, IFMR and IndusInd Bank has kindly consented to be the Chief Guest and shall deliver the convocation address. The awards for Distinguished Alumnus of IFMR shall also be presented by the Chief Guest. The programme starts at 5pm and the detailed agenda shall be communicated separately.
IFMR is proud to have partnered up with one of the Big 4 accounting firms in the world,KPMG, to organise a workshop on Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training, which is considered as one of the most effective management methodologies to eliminate defects in any process. The workshop is a 32 hours program held on 24th, 25th February and 3rd, 4th March 2018. The trainer for the program, Mr.Anirudha Chakravarty, Associate Director at KPMG, India, has close to 16 years of experience in the field of training and has trained over 1000 Green Belts and 150 Black Belts on Lean
IFMR organised its annual cultural and management fest “Abhyudaya”. It was a 3 day long cultural and management extravaganza which happened on Feb 9, 10 and 11, 2018 with the theme “Mélange”. The management events were conducted by the committees of IFMR starting from the Finance committee’s “battle of banks” and “Bourse game”, Marketing committee’s “Colporter”,HR committee’s “Aarohan”,Operations committee’s “Battle of Axis” and Consulting committee’s “Consigliere 2.0” and quiz club’s “Caesars’ palace”. The events had multiple rounds starting with an online round followed by on campus events. All the events were judged by esteemed Alumnus of IFMR from various batches
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