IMS Ghaziabad is putting constant efforts in enriching its students with knowledge and global experience. Taking the legacy forward, IMS Ghaziabad presented a unique opportunity to its PGDM students by arranging a special guest lecture on “Branding and Promotion” by Mr. Hashan Haputhanthri, Head-TVS Motors, Srilanka on April 25, 2015.
Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director IMS Ghaziabad welcomed Mr. Hashan Haputhanthri and encouraged PGDM Students to learn from the rich experience of such international delegate. The Guest Lecture begun with the launch of a book titled “Bransology” authored by Mr Hashan Haputhanthri and inaugurated by Dr. Urvashi Makkar-Director, IMS Ghaziabad.
Mr. Hashan explained the role of Branding and Promotion in business decision making process in a very innovative manner. He emphasized on the practical application of the concepts studied in class by giving relevant examples from his own experiences. He further emphasized that how the dedication and commitment towards work can drive the student from no-where to somewhere in the business life. The students were really overwhelmed by the inputs given by Mr. Hashan on such a significant topic. The session proved to be a real knowledge enhancing session for the students as well as for the faculty members. At the end, Dr. Tapan K Nayak, PGDM Chairperson summarized the session to the students and proposed the Vote of thanks to the guest.
IMS Ghaziabad has been conferred with “Best B-School in Placements – 2015 Award” by Centre for Education Growth and Research (CEGR). On April 24, 2015 at magnificent award ceremony held at India International Centre-New Delhi,Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi, Senior BJP Leader and Honorable Member of Parliament presented the award to Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director, IMS Ghaziabad.
On the same day, A book entitled “Entrepreneurship: Learning and Implementation”was unveiled by Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi. This book is a joint initiative of CEGR & IMS, Ghaziabad. The book has been co-authored by Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director IMS Ghaziabad with Mr. Praveen Sinha, CMD, httpa//Jabong.com/:::Jabong.com and Dr. KirtiDutta as editorial board members. The book is aimed at providing the right direction to entrepreneurial thoughts and bridging the gap between the theoretical concept and practical applicability of entrepreneurship decisions.
On the same day, During the second National Seminar on “Higher Education: What India Needs?”,Dr. Makkar participated as a distinguished panelist and extended her views on the theme. She stated that without quality and focused research in Higher Education,India will not be able to sustain the global challenges. She highlighted the urgent need of talented students and qualified faculty members/trainers to raise the level of higher education in India. The Seminar witnessed Academicians, Research Scholars and Corporates from various reputed institutes and corporate houses.
Keeping the legacy of Glorious Record Placements, IMS Ghaziabad feels delighted in sharing the success of its PGDM Students (2013-15).
The following students have been placed in Deloitte.
1. Papan K Singh
2. Abhishek Sharma
3. Saurabh Singh
4. Shivam Singh
5. Shubham Tayal
Congratulations IMSians on successful placements !!!
We would like to thank our prominent recruiters like Ernst and Young, Amul, Unicharm, Vodafone, ITC Limited, Redington, RBS, Crisil, ICICI Securities, Bose and many more for their support during campus recruitments.
With a commitment to provide 360 degree exposure, IMS Ghaziabad organized Angel Investor Talk Series with the support of The Entrepreneurial Student Society (TESS) on April 7, 2015. It aims to provide an intellectual platform on investment opportunities for PGDM students.
The event was graced by Mr. S P Singh,CEO,Neometrix Engineering P Ltd;Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director and faculty members of IMS Ghaziabad. Mr. Singh addressed the gathering on funding opportunities available for the upcoming entrepreneurs. He also shared mantras on how to take the correct decision andto face the challenges appeared during the investment planning.
The PGDM students shared their business plans and took expert advice on the feasibility of execution of such plans. He emphasized on working on each model via pilot testing and moving ahead with strong customer base along with appropriate planning keeping in mind the volatility of the market situations. The students were benefited at large with the extensive discussion as they raised various queries during the session. It turned out to be a fruitful exercise for the students seeking entrepreneurial career.
IMS Ghaziabad organized Guest Lecture on “Hoover Dam Project of USA”
IMS Ghaziabad with the motive to provide 360 degree informative platform to its PGDM students organized a guest lecture on “Hoover Dam Project of USA”. Under the constant motivation and dynamic leadership of Director Dr. Urvashi Makkar, IMS Ghaziabad strives to provideintellectual exposure on international issues by the experts itself. Dr. Sarvesh Swarup, Formerly Deputy Director General, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of Indiashared the details about the engineering marvel – Hoover Dam Project of USA.
Dr. Swarup informed that the dam’s name refers to President Herbert Hoover. It was the most expensive engineering project in U.S. history at the time of its construction and was built for several purposes, controlling floods and silt as well as irrigation. Management students learned about the about the challenges faced by the team of engineers while constructing the giant water reservoir. The lecture ends with the intriguing discussions amongst Dr. Swarup and PGDM students.
In our constant endeavor to take, the institute to the heights of academic excellence, IMS Ghaziabad in association with Noida Management Association (NMA) and Ghaziabad Management Association(GMA) organized MDP on “Finance for Non-Finance Executives” on Saturday, April 18, 2015.
Today managerial roles are increasingly getting cross- functional and interdependent. This MDP introduces essential financial management techniques for effective decision-making and provides a sound understanding of corporate finance to managers across all functional domains. It equips professionals with a comprehensive working knowledge of financial principles and a strong foundation in financial management analysis.
Highly renowned and reputed dignitaries from various corporate Houses and Management Associations were part of the inaugural session in the programme. Mr. Dinesh Jain, Joint President, Group-HR, Uflex Ltd. & President Noida Management Association was the chief guest, delivered the presidential address, Mr. V.K. Jayaswal, Executive Director, Shriram Pistons & Rings Ltd. was the guest of honor and delivered the keynote address, CA Anil Agarwal CEO – Anil Kumar & Associates addressed the delegates about the importance of finance in all functional domains. Mr Vinay Gupta, Executive Director, Ghaziabad Management Association Mr. Sudhir Mohan Mittal, MD – SukritiVidyut Udyog Ltd. and Mr. Babu Khan , CEO at Aura Green Technologies, Ghaziabad (Renewables & Environment) Formally, GM at Central Electronics Ltd. (A Govt. of India Enterprises) were the distinguished guest. Mr. Ratnesh Kumar, AGM Finance, NTPC Ltd. and Dr. Ambika Prasad Dash, Senior Professor-Finance & Strategy, PMI, NOIDA, were the expert speakers in technical sessions.
Delegates from various corporate houses comprising different industry sectors and academia participated in the MDP programme. Dr. A P Dash, Dr. Vidya Sekhri, Dr. Tapan Kumar Nayak and Dr. NeerajSanghi felicitated participants with certificates.