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.
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