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How Corporates And Business Schools Can Innovate To Empower Early Talent

The impact of the pandemic on the early talent and professionals. It highlights the progressive approach taken by business schools around the world to ensure that at every stage there is minimum disruption in the program schedules, least impact on desired learner success, and great learner experience.

Author : | Source : BW Education | Date : 16th September, 2020.
Subhash Kamath named ASCI chairman

On Thursday, Subhash Kamath, chief executive officer at BBH and Publicis Worldwide, India, was unanimously elected chairman of the board of governors of the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI).

Author : | Source : Financial Express | Date : 11th September, 2020.
The imminent rise of BBA can challenge the MBA

India boasts of more than 3,300 odd institutions offering an MBA with a sanctioned intake of four lakh plus, which is the highest globally. Why has MBA thrived in India? What has been the performance of these programmes?

Author : | Source : BusinessLine On Campus | Date : 10th September, 2020.
IFIM Business School Opens Admissions for Specialized Programs in Marketing & Finance (PGDM SpecX) Recognized by AICTE

IFIM Business School, an AACSB accredited B-school, one of the first six in India to receive it, has launched India's first Masters (PGDM) in Marketing and Finance to harness the opportunities expected to drive the business of tomorrow

Author : | Source : MBAUniverse | Date : 7th September, 2020.
Period leave: will it end India’s taboo or will employers object?

The decision by delivery company Zomato to introduce 10 days of annual period leave to all staff has attracted a mixed response in India, a country where it is taboo to discuss menstruation and other women’s health issues.

Author : | Source : This Week In Asia | Date : 6th September, 2020.
National Education Policy 2020: A Milestone, Institution Heads Give Full Marks

The NEP 2020 is a milestone in the educational ecosystem in India. It is being perceived as a holistic, comprehensive and transformative policy response to the problems that have prevailed in the pattern of education in India

Author : | Source : BWEDUCATION | Date : 4th September, 2020.
IFIM Bangalore launches PGDM Finance with Specialisations targeted towards fast growing roles in Banking, Capital Markets and Certified Market Technician

PGDM Finance at IFIM is a two-year full-time specialized programme in management and is specially designed for students interested in focusing on a specialized management domain to build their career.

Author : | Source : MBAUniverse | Date : 1st September, 2020.
IFIM Business School successfully concludes final placement through unique Industry Internship Program

IFIM Business School, among India’s top AACSB-accredited Business Schools, based in Bengaluru, has set a new benchmark by converting 62% of their industry internship projects into final placement, way above the industry benchmark across B Schools in India in spite of the wide spread pandemic

Author : | Source : EducationDiary | Date : 27th August, 2020.
IFIM leverages long industry internships for placements

IFIM Business School, an AACSB-accredited b-school based in Bengaluru, has converted 62 per cent of its industry internship projects into final placement. . Integrated into the curriculum of the PGDM programme, the industry internship model enables students with full-time employment by the end of the course. The B-school had successfully completed 100 per cent placements before the placement cycle in top companies like Schneider Electric, Arcesium, Cushman & Wakefield, Square Yards, Deloitte, TCS, FedEx, Oracle and many others, says a press release.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 25th August, 2020.
Indian universities observe dip in foreign applications

The pandemic has drastically impacted the plans of Indian students who wanted to pursue higher education from foreign institutes in the upcoming academic year. Similarly, there has been a considerable decline in the number of foreign applicants who would apply to various Indian universities.

Author : | Source : Education Times | Date : 3rd August, 2020.
Three-language formula: No language to be imposed on any state, assures HRD Ministry

The HRD Ministry has assured in a tweet that no language would be imposed on any state as part of the three-language policy for education.

Author : | Source : India Today | Date : 1st August, 2020.
Industry veterans praise NEP 2020 as it aligns with future of education

In keeping with the foundational philosophy of flexibility, NEP 2020 proposes a multi-disciplinary higher education framework with portable credits, and multiple exits with certificates, diplomas and degrees. It aims to reach the target of 50 per cent in GER by 2035. The role of our colleges in attaining the GER target is recognised by empowering them as autonomous degree-granting institutions and gradually phasing out the idea of affiliated college. The huge potential of online pedagogy and learning methodologies is sought to be tapped extensively to attain the GER target.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 31st July, 2020.
How B-schools can fuel the start-up ecosystem post Covid-19

Ron Dermer, Former Adviser to four Israeli Ministers of Finance, said, “Reform happens when you change the policy of the government; a revolution happens when you change the mindset of a country.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine On Campus | Date : 28th July, 2020.
Actual Reality Cannot Be Replaced By Virtual Reality: Vijaya Gupta, Professor, NITIE Mumbai

Business schools transform students into smart decision-makers and individuals who can readily steer uncertainty, risk and change. Nevertheless, the spread of the COVID-19 Pandemic has left the B-Schools around the world counting costs and wondering what recovery would look like.

Author : | Source : BW Education | Date : 16th July, 2020.
IFIM onboards PGDM 2020-22 Silver Jubilee Batch Virtually: One of the Most Diverse and Versatile Batch Across Top B-Schools in India

With Diversity and Versatility at the forefront, IFIM Business School, among India’s first six AACSB-accredited Business Schools, completed the E-registration and online virtual orientation session for the 2020-22 batch of its two-year full-time, residential PGDM flagship programme on July 06-07, 2020

Author : | Source : Indian Education Diary | Date : 13th July, 2020.
IFIM Onboards PGDM 2020-22 Silver Jubilee Batch Virtually

IFIM Business School completed the E-registration and online virtual orientation session for the 2020-22 batch of its two-year full-time, residential PGDM flagship programme on July 06-07, 2020. Despite the uncertainties and disruptions around COVID-19 pandemic, the registration and the orientation program for the new batch concluded successfully

Author : | Source : BW Education | Date : 13th July, 2020.
Data science, AI, ML: touted to be the next most sought-after fields

The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the global economy hard and has severely affected small and medium companies. As a result, the unemployment rate has plunged rapidly. However, on a positive note, the saying ‘a crisis often paves way for new opportunities

Author : | Source : Deccan Herald | Date : 8th July, 2020.
IFIM B-School to launch bridge program for students applying for courses abroad

The IFIM Business School, based in Bengaluru and Mumbai will launch a bridge programme for Indian Under-graduate and post-graduate students

Author : | Source : The Times Of India | Date : 15th June, 2020.
Why Indian B-schools are seeking an AACSB stamp

A coveted calling card, only 14 B-schools in India have this accreditation

Author : | Source : BusinessLine | Date : 28th February, 2020.
MHRD’s Swayam seeks to bridge digital divide for students: AICTE Chairman

The learning platform offers 2,800 courses accessible in 120 countries, says Anil Sahasrabuddhe

Author : | Source : BusinessLine | Date : 19th February, 2020.
IFIM Business School, Vijaybhoomi University collaborates with ESCP

The IFIM Business School, which is among India’s top six AACSB-accredited Business Schools, based in Bengaluru hosted an International Conclave on Learning Ecosystems with European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), the leading international network in the field of management development.

Author : | Source : EducationWorld | Date : 19th February, 2020.
Management education must ensure lifelong learning, says Eric Cornuel

With the jobs market in transition and the gig economy booming, the best chance of workers succeeding is for them to have an education throughout their entire working life. “Lifelong learning is important for the next generation,” said Dr Eric Cornuel, Director-General, European Foundation of Management Development (EFMD), through videoconferencing at the inaugural session of a conclave on learning ecosystems to commemorate IFIM Business School’s 25th year. The conclave was held in Bengaluru.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 18th February, 2020.
To revive agri sector, 16-point action plan is welcome

The Union Budget 2020 has been woven around aspirational India, economic development and caring society. Let us analyse the merits of various initiatives

Author : | Source : BusinessLine On Campus | Date : 11th February, 2020.
Fundamental fillips

Non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) have been in the news for all the wrong reasons recently. The sector took a beating in the stock market with defaults and liquidity challenges, specifically related to one large NBFC—Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS)

Author : | Source : The Week | Date : 9th February, 2020.
Education Budget 2020: From tax cuts to better private-public partnerships, here’s what education experts want

The Union Budget 2020 will be presented tomorrow in Parliament by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. From major tax cuts in education to better private-public partnerships, and a boost to skill education, here are the education budget expectations from education industry experts and professors.

Author : | Source : India Today | Date : 31st January, 2020.
Why ‘Fast Track Courts’ have been slow to ensure justice for women and children

In 2012, the Karnataka government set up ten special fast track courts for trying cases of rape and sexual assault under Section 376 of the IPC. In 2015, Karnataka was allotted a whopping amount of Rs 218.72 crore as part of the Government of India’s plan to set up 1800 fast track courts (FTC) across the country. The primary intent behind setting up these FTCs was to ensure a speedier sentence and justice for crimes against women and children, especially around rape and sexual harassment as well as under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

Author : | Source : Citizen Matters | Date : 16th January, 2020.
10 tips to crack your board exams like a topper!

Sweaty palms, anxious grins, continuous tapping of the feet are all signs that make board exam students distinctly identifiable from the others. Needless to say, added pressure from parents and inadequate preparation is a sure shot recipe for disaster of a landmark event of student’s life.

Author : | Source : India Today | Date : 12th January, 2020.
90% of the industry wants B-Schools to have a liberal and inclusive admission process

A study by NHRD and IFIM on the relevance of the required skills mentioned in World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report 2018 revealed the gaps between industry and academia

Author : | Source : The New Indian Express | Date : 9th January, 2020.
Low GDP rate of 5 per cent is a wake-up call for the Indian economy: Experts

Advanced estimates released by the government show India's GDP growth rate for 2019-20 at 5 per cent, a dip from the 6.8 per cent that was there in FY19.

Author : | Source : The Week | Date : 8th January, 2020.
IT firms back to hiring; recruitment likely to go up by 10 per cent this year

Though the Indian IT services sector is facing multiple challenges on different fronts, including a challenging business environment with a drop in IT spending and pressure to hire local talent especially in the United States, it is expected that there will be an increased hiring of freshers this year. The increase is likely to be about 8-10 per cent compared to last year.

Author : | Source : The Week | Date : 6th January, 2020.
University of Wollongong awards scholarships at IFIM Business School

IFIM Business School, Bangalore, one of the top six AACSB accredited management institutes in India, hosted the University of Wollongong, an Australia-based University and an elite international partner of IFIM Business School in delivering dual degrees and super specialisations. Adam Gilchrist, former Australian cricketer and the Brand Ambassador of the University, was part of the delegation.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 13th September, 2019.
Adam Gilchrist goes gaga over Smith

Former Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist believes Steve Smith’s unorthodox yet highly successful batting technique could force the coaching manual to be rewritten.

Author : | Source : The Hindu | Date : 12th September, 2019.
25th PGDM Batch Of IFIM Business School Sets A New Benchmark Of Class Diversity

IFIM Business School, Bangalore, one of the top six AACSB accredited management institutes in India, recently commenced the 25th batch (2019-21) of its flagship two-year, full-time, residential, AICTE approved and AACSB accredited Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), at its main campus.

Author : | Source : BWEDUCATION | Date : 9th August, 2019.
IFIM’s 25th PGDM batch has 41% women students

IFIM Business School, Bangalore, welcomed its 25th PGDM batch with a total of 300 students. The class is diverse in terms of gender ratio, participants’ undergraduate qualification streams and work experiences. The selection process changed this year as it comprised an innovation potential test (IPT), a group exercise (GE) and a personal interview (PI).

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 8th August, 2019.
25th PGDM Batch of IFIM Business School Sets a New Benchmark of Class Diversity

Bangalore, August 8th, 2019: IFIM Business School, Bangalore, one of the top six AACSB accredited management institutes in India, recently commenced the 25th batch (2019-21) of its flagship two-year, full-time, residential, AICTE approved and AACSB accredited Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), at its main campus in the Electronic City, Bangalore.

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 8th August, 2019.
IFIM Business School sets a new benchmark, witnesses 41% females in its recent batch of PGDM

IFIM Business School’s 25th batch (2019-2021) of Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) witnessed admission of 41% of female students of the 300 students. Again, the students in all, are from a heterogeneous background of 26 states and Union Territories of the country from various undergraduate qualification streams with work experience from across various industry sectors.

Author : | Source : CAREERS360 | Date : 8th August, 2019.
How Is AI Impacting The Workplace?

The World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs has stated that by 2020, five million jobs would have become obsolete as AI replaces human workers.

Author : | Source : BWEDUCATION | Date : 13th July, 2019.
Step towards empowerment

The Ministry of Tribal Affairs has launched the Direct Benefit Transfer Tribal (DBT) web portal, to expedite the release of scholarship allowance into the beneficiaries’ accounts. How will this affect students from these communities?

Author : | Source : The Hindu | Date : 29th June, 2019.
Changing Landscape of Business Education in India: Management Education 4.0 aligned to Industry 4.0

Business schools across the globe are likely to witness rebooting of management education in the next few years, the fourth since the first business school was established in Europe opines Dr Atish Chattopadhyay, Director at IFIM Institutions

Author : | Source : CAREERS360 | Date : 3rd June, 2019.
“Deep sense of social responsibility and humanity will help IFIM graduates grow their careers responsibly” – Dean Simon of ESCP London

IFIM Business School, Bangalore, one of the top 6 B-schools in India to have been awarded the coveted AACSB accreditation, celebrated its 23rd Annual Convocation at their campus, in Electronic City. This year witnessed 249 students of the 2017-2019 batch receive their post-graduate diplomas in the presence of Chief Guest Dean Simon Mercado of ESCP London, and Guest of Honor, Dr. Bala Bharadwaj, Managing Director at Boeing India Engineering and Technology Center.

Author : | Source : APN News | Date : 2nd June, 2019.
Students will be agents of change, says ESCP Dean

IFIM Business School, Bengaluru, celebrated its 23rd annual convocation at its campus in Electronic City. This year witnessed 249 students of the 2017-2019 batch receive their post-graduate diploma in the presence of chief guest Dean Simon Mercado of ESCP London, and guest of honour, Dr Bala Bharadwaj, managing director at Boeing India Engineering and Technology Center.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on campus | Date : 1st June, 2019.
IFIM Business School in Maharashtra invites applications for its BBA program

IFIM Business School is accepting applications for its full time BBA programme, at its campus in Greater Mumbai. The programme has been carefully envisioned and crafted with an objective of grooming ‘T’ shaped professionals who are employable right after BBA, are skilled for the Industry 4.0 needs, and are lifelong learners

Author : | Source : APN News | Date : 23rd May, 2019.
IFIM Business School in Maharashtra invites applications for its BBA program

IFIM Business School is accepting applications for its full time BBA programme, at its campus in Greater Mumbai. The programme has been carefully envisioned and crafted with an objective of grooming ‘T’ shaped professionals who are employable right after BBA, are skilled for the Industry 4.0 needs, and are lifelong learners

Author : | Source : EducationDiary | Date : 21st May, 2019.
Leaving home

Increasing the number of higher education universities that offer a wide range of relevant courses to students, can be the first step.

Author : | Source : The Hindu | Date : 18th May, 2019.
IFIM Law School hosts National Seminar on Issues and Challenges in Consumer Laws

Bengaluru: Bengaluru’s premiere IFIM Law School hosted a National Seminar on ‘Deliberations on Consumer Laws: Issues and Challenges in the Global Market’ at their Electronic City Campus. 73 participants from all across India participated in the Seminar, who presented their research papers during various technical sessions.

Author : | Source : EducationDiary | Date : 4th April, 2019.
Social justice or victory?

The Delhi University will effect a 10% increase in seats for economically-weaker sections (EWS), from this academic session. The Human Resource Ministry has also decided to increase seats in universities across the nation. How will this quota impact the general category students?

Author : | Source : The Hindu | Date : 16th March, 2019.
Bengaluru to participate in Kanyathon on March 17

Kanyathon, an annual marathon by IFIM will be held on March 17

Author : | Source : The Times Of India | Date : 12th March, 2019.
The ethicality of AI is the test of the law: Former CJI Dipak Misra

IFIM Law School Bangalore, hosted an International Conference on Law and Regulation of Artificial Intelligence at the campus today. Former Chief Justice of India Hon’ble Dipak Misra and Justice Dominique Hascher, Judge at the Supreme Court of France, were the chief guests for the occasion.

Author : | Source : Legal Desire | Date : 25th February, 2019.
Union Budget 2019-20: Here's how the industry reacted

The interim budget 2019-20 presented by the Finance Minister Piyush Goyal presented was mostly met with positive responses from the education industry

Author : | Source : edexLive | Date : 1st February, 2019.
‘IGNITE’ the movie lover in you

Bengaluru, January 21st, 2018: Bengaluru’s premiere IFIM College hosted IGNITE- a two-day Film Festival on the 19th and 20th of January at the college auditorium. The agenda was to provide a platform that serves as an impetus to young minds to unleash their inherent creativity.

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 21st January, 2019.
NHRD & IFIM study reveals the gap between industry and academia

On January 8, Bangalore based IFIM Business School, India’s premier AACSB accredited management institute and National HRD Network, unveiled the findings of their six-month long AACSB-supported study for developing a graduate management curriculum for the Industry 4.0.

Author : | Source : EducationWorld | Date : 19th January, 2019.
India needs to upgrade management curricula to bridge industry-academia gap

A report titled “Curricula 4.0 - Creating Future Managers, stated that management graduates, today, face a gap between what the academia trains them for and how the industry expects them to perform. The study was conducted by IFIM Business School, Bangalore and National HRD Network.

Author : | Source : EducationTimes | Date : 19th January, 2019.
AACSB accreditation provides international stamp of approval

Tom Robinson is the President & CEO of AACSB International, which accredits B-schools globally and is a much sought after accreditation in India as well. The process is extremely rigorous and, according to Robinson, can take five to seven years. As of now, nine B-schools in the country have received the AACSB accreditation. “AACSB’s accreditation standards stress the importance of active engagement with the business community and innovation in programmes to ensure graduates are future-ready and equipped for tomorrow’s business world,” he says.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 16th January, 2019.
IFIM Bangalore Placement Report 2019: 30 percent students get average salary above Rs. 7 Lakhs

IFIM Business School, Bangalore has released the final placement report for the PGDM batch of 2017-19 with more than 30 percent students getting an annual salary package of Rs. 7 lakhs and above

Author : | Source : CAREER360 | Date : 14th January, 2019.
IFIM Business School Achieves 100% Placement for PGDM 2017-19

Bangalore, January 11, 2019: IFIM Business School, Bangalore, India’s premier AACSB accredited management institute, today announced the completion of the final placements and the Industry Internship Program (IIP) of the 2017-19 batch of its two-year, full-time, residential, AICTE approved and AACSB accredited Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 11th January, 2019.
IFIM Bangalore Placements 2019

IFIM Bangalore Placements 2019 witnessed 100% Placements in almost no time with students getting the highest salary (CTC) of INR 16.64 lakh per annum and PWC recruiting whopping number of 40 from IFIM Business School. IFIM Average Salary for MBA Class of 2017-19 is INR 7.5 lakh per annum.

Author : | Source : careeranna | Date : 11th January, 2019.
Management curriculum needs an upgrade: experts

A study conducted by National Human Resource Development (NHRD) and IFIM Business School found that 89% of the chief experience officers believe that research and business incubation can provide great learning to students.

Author : | Source : Deccan Herald | Date : 9th January, 2019.
Study By NHRD And IFIM Reveals The Gaps Between Industry And Academia

89% of the CXOs believe that research and business incubation can provide great learning to students. The study, based on World Economic Forum’s Report on ‘Future of Jobs’, is a guide for academia to prepare students for Industrial Revolution 4.0. 90% of the industry experts believe that holistic development and lifestyle management skills are important for future managers.

Author : | Source : BWEDUCATION | Date : 9th January, 2019.
Study finds gaps in business school curricula

Management graduates face a skill gap after they finish their courses in B-schools, according to a study ‘Curricula 4.0 – Creating Future Mangers’.

Author : | Source : The Hindu | Date : 8th January, 2019.
How to leverage conscious capitalism for education

As a stable, thriving democracy in the heart of Asia, India’s financial system has embraced the concept of market efficiencies seamlessly despite numerous challenges, and this has led to sophisticated and well-regulated capital markets.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 6th January, 2019.
IFIM looks to reboot B-school with new curricula

On a couple of visits to the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, where the commandant was a relative of his, Sanjay Padode, founder, IFIM Business School, saw that the graduate candidates who joined were in pretty much in the same physical shape as the recruits to his B-school. But, seeing them at the passing out parade the newly-minted officers were all spit and polish and brimming with confidence. “So, I was perplexed and wondered what do they do at IMA that we can’t do in civilian life,” he says.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 6th December, 2018.
What Makes A Startup Aspirational For Students?

If you want your brand to succeed, make it aspirational and not just inspirational. Inspiration tends to pique one’s interest temporarily to do or feel something. Aspiration on the other hand, helps one to sustain an endeavor in a meaningful and purposeful way

Author : | Source : BWEDUCATION | Date : 29th November, 2018.
Engg faculty, students to bond

For students facing engineering blues, here’s a refreshing news from the All India Council of Technical Education(AICTE).

Author : | Source : BangaloreMirror | Date : 28th November, 2018.
IFIM Business School's Vision On The 'Changing Scenario Of Executive Education In India'

In this hyper age, we are witnessing the convergence of technology education, business education, and education technology. A new age, Futuristic Universities and Education Platforms like IFIM Business School these advancements have created opportunity to become solution provider at Executive education space

Author : | Source : BWEducation | Date : 27th November, 2018.
AICTE to introduce mandatory induction at campuses

AICTE will introduce a three-week induction programme for each student with the aim to build a strong connect between them and the faculty, said Anil Dattatraya Sahasrabudhe, chairman of All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). He was speaking at IFIM Business School’s corporate summit, Confluence, where he was the chief guest.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 27th November, 2018.
IFIM Business School, Bengaluru to take a break from B School rankings for the next couple of years

IFIM Business School, Bengaluru, announced its decision to take a break from Business School Rankings for a period of two years, till December 31, 2020

Author : | Source : Edex Live | Date : 16th October, 2018.
IFIM Business School takes a break from rankings

IFIM Business School announced its decision to take a break from B-school rankings for a period of two years, until December 31, 2020. The decision is an outcome of a strategic exercise to chart its direction for the future, having arrived at a new positioning that is in sync with the needs of the future, following the AACSB accreditation

Author : | Source : BusinessLine on Campus | Date : 15th October, 2018.
Campus hiring by IT companies to be very selective and tougher: Experts

Ever since the Indian IT services sector was hit by poor growth and a tougher business environment, the campus hiring have been on the downward trend. In the upcoming years, campus hiring is expected to be very selective and tougher with multiple rounds of interviews lined up for the candidates.

Author : | Source : The Week | Date : 1st October, 2018.
Corrective measures required to contain education loan NPAs

Off late the non performing assets (NPAs) accounting to education loans are on the rise in India. According to the data by the Indian Banks Association, the percentage of NPAs to outstanding education loans rose from 7.3 per cent in March 2016 to 7.67 per cent in the following year and then jumped to 8.97 per cent in March 2018

Author : | Source : The Week | Date : 13th August, 2018.
New curriculum to make B-students industry-ready

The National HRD Network is working in collaboration with a Bengaluru-based business school to design a new curriculum for management students.

Author : | Source : Deccan Herald | Date : 9th August, 2018.
Dr Atish Chattopadhyay appointed Director of IFIM Business School

IFIM Business School, Bengaluru, recently announced that Dr Atish Chattopadhyay has been appointed as the Director of the institute.

Author : | Source : BusinessLine On Campus | Date : 11th July, 2018.
Dr Atish Chattopadhyay appointed Director of IFIM Business School

IFIM Business School, Bengaluru, recently announced that Dr Atish Chattopadhyay has been appointed as the Director of the institute.

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 11th July, 2018.
By turning an entrepreneur, I have been able to create nearly 10,000 direct jobs

Skills acquired by the youth will be a defining factor in building a strong future

Author : | Source : BusinessLine | Date : 18th June, 2018.
Skills acquired by the youth will be a defining factor in building a strong future: Mazumdar

AACSB accredited IFIM Business School witnessed its landmark celebration with its 22nd Annual Convocation held at their campus. This year saw 193 students of the 2016-18 batch receive their post-graduate diplomas in the presence of Chief Guest Dr. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, CMD at Biocon Limited along with Guest of Honor Dr. Bhimarya Metri, Director, IIM Trichy.

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 18th June, 2018.
Retail chain Croma getting back on track on refreshed omnichannel strategy

Tata Group-owned Infiniti Retail, which operates the electronics and white goods retail chain Croma, is getting back on track. Defying intense competition from pure-play e-commerce players, the company has cut down its losses to Rs 570.9 million in the financial year (FY) 2017 from Rs 1.95 billion in FY 2016.

Author : | Source : Business Standard | Date : 25th May, 2018.
IFIM Business School reopens admissions for additional intake, recently approved by AICTE

IFIM Business School, one amongst the Elite 6 business schools that have been awarded the coveted AACSB accreditation in India, has reopened its admission window to invite students applications for its recently approved AICTE additional intake

Author : | Source : Face news | Date : 23rd May, 2018.
Swimmer Sajan Prakash becomes the brand ambassador of IFIM Institutions

Commonwealth Games and Rio Olympics swimmer Sajan Prakash has become the brand ambassador of Bengaluru’s premiere IFIM Institutions. The sportsman will represent the holistic development of students at IFIM.

Author : | Source : Core Sector Communique | Date : 22nd May, 2018.
Swimmer Sajan Prakash becomes the brand ambassador of IFIM Institutions

Commonwealth Games and Rio Olympics swimmer Sajan Prakash has become the brand ambassador of Bengaluru’s premiere IFIM Institutions. The sportsman will represent the holistic development of students at IFIM

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 22nd May, 2018.
Olympic swimmer Sajan Prakash becomes brand ambassador of Bengaluru's IFIM Institutions

Commonwealth Games and Rio Olympics swimmer Sajan Prakash has become the brand ambassador of Bengaluru’s premiere IFIM Institutions. The sportsman will represent the holistic development of students at IFIM

Author : | Source : Edexlive | Date : 22nd May, 2018.
FD Vs EPF Vs PPF Vs NSC Vs NPS: Interest Rates, Tax Benefits, Liquidity And Other Features Compared

Some people become rich while others stay poor. One may have a decent job earning well while some of the peers may be far ahead in terms of wealth owned. Wealth creation requires good investment planning

Author : | Source : NDTV Profit | Date : 2nd May, 2018.
Any taxpayer who is in receipt of pension from his former employer shall be entitled to claim a deduction of ₹ 40,000 or the amount of pension.

Budget 2018-19 offered a gift to income tax payers - that of standard deduction of ₹ 40,000 from taxable income. Even as the government meant to extend it all citizens, even pensioners, there was some confusion among tax payers as to whether this rule would encapsulate pensioners or not

Author : | Source : NDTV Profit | Date : 8th April, 2018.
Why You Must Deposit Money In PPF Accounts Before Or On 5th Of Every Month

April 5 is important for Public Provident Fund (PPF) investors. Not just the fifth of April but the fifth of every month is significant for PPF subscribers.

Author : | Source : NDTV Profit | Date : 5th April, 2018.
Union Budget: India expects a huge technology focus on the edtech front

With the Union Budget to be announced shortly, weeks, entrepreneurs in the edtech space are looking for a bigger push towards technology and infrastructure

Author : | Source : YOURSTORY | Date : 22nd January, 2018.
IFIM Business School extends Scholarship dates till January 30th for PGDM applications

IFIM Business School today announced that applications for The Padode Foundation merit scholarships are open till January 30th, 2018. The applications are available for students who wish to pursue PGDM, PGDM - Finance and PGDM International Business. Scholarships will be offered in the form of fee waiver.

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 5th April, 2017.
A journey sans the fear

When you are confused about which party to attend, you know it is December! The month-set-aside-for-celebrations is drawing to a close and revellers are determined to make the most of every single remaining moment of 2017.

Author : | Source : Deccan Herald | Date : 31st December, 2017.
IFIM Business School announces admissions open for the 24th batch of PGDM in academic year 2018-20

IFIM Business School is invitingapplications for its AICTE-approved and NBA-accredited 24th batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programme (equivalent to MBA) for the 2018-20 session

Author : | Source : Newssuperfast | Date : 15th December, 2017.
Nothing can help build a brand better than effective social networking: Marketing Professors, IFIM Business School

Social media marketing is an engagement with various social media tools or any other online collaborative media to generate exposure, opportunity and sales. Social media marketing refers to the process of gaining traffic or attention through social media sites. Social networking sites allow individuals to interact with one another and build relationships

Author : | Source : exchange4media | Date : 14th December, 2017.
Artificial Intelligence And Analytics Will Boost Businesses And Job Creation In India: Experts

IFIM Institutions hosted a week-long celebration to discuss the importance of Artificial Intelligence and analytics in creating more jobs

Author : | Source : BW People | Date : 11th December, 2017.
“Robots cannot supersede Human Beings” -Vijay kumar Ivaturi, Co-founder, Crayon datasystems

Just concluded the conclave hosted by IFIM Business school at Taj vivanta in Bengaluru on 24th November. A leadership on conclave on how Analytics & AI are the game changers for future businesses

Author : | Source : NEWS91080 | Date : 24th November, 2017.
Corporate Roadies’ showcase their skills at NAMAN 2017 by IFIM

The 6th edition of NAMAN- the National Level Management and Cultural fest of IFIM Business School brought out the creative and fun side of management professionals

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 23rd September, 2017.
Sumeru appoints IFIM alumus Mithun Appaiah as CEO

India’s leading frozen foods brand Sumeru, under Innovative Foods Ltd, has appointed MithunAppaiah as the Chief Executive Officer of India and International Operations. In his new role, Appaiah will lead the company to new avenues of growth and expansion

Author : | Source : Absolute India | Date : 21st September, 2017.
Mithun looks forward to taking Sumeru foods to leap frog in India and international markets

India’s leading frozen foods brand Sumeru, under Innovative Foods Ltd, has appointed MithunAppaiah as the Chief Executive Officer of India and International Operations. In his new role, Appaiah will lead the company to new avenues of growth and expansion

Author : | Source : This Week India | Date : 21st September, 2017.
Growth and Innovation are key for nation building: Ramesh Krishnan, India CEO, IHH Healthcare

IFIM Business School, Bangalore held its two day International Conference, Convergence on the 15th and 16th of September. The event themed ‘Management 2022: Growth and Sustainability Challenges’, comprised of a series of plenary sessions and paper presentations

Author : | Source : Pocket News Alert | Date : 18th September, 2017.
IFIM Business School announces admissions open for the 24th batch of PGDM

Bangalore, September 12, 2017: IFIM Business School is inviting applications for its AICTE-approved and NBA-accredited 24th batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programme (equivalent to MBA) for the 2018-20 session. The admissions for three streams, viz. PGDM (General), PGDM in Finance and PGDM in International Business are now open

Author : | Source : This week India | Date : 12th September, 2017.
After Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning’s Entry; Will AI Replace Lawyers In The Future?

Robolawyers, the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the legal profession has become the most discussed topic these days. The growing concern among lawyers regarding the impact of AI on legal research, contract data mining, contract management, and predictive analytics is causing great anxiety

Author : | Source : Tech Story | Date : 6th September, 2017.
India Needs Artificial Intelligence In The Classrooms

The Indian educational landscape is fast-changing with technology gripping the nation in an unprecedented fashion.AI has actually become a part and parcel of our everyday lives even though the term is not used frequently.

Author : | Source : Franchise India | Date : 23rd August, 2017.
Vishal Sikka's Exit From Infosys Unfortunate But Not Unexpected: Experts

A day after the dramatic departure of technocrat Vishal Sikka as Chief Executive of Infosys, industry experts on Saturday said while his exit was unfortunate, it was not unexpected as he became an unintended victim of the boardroom battles with the co-founders.

Author : | Source : NDTV Profit | Date : 19th August, 2017.
Sikka's exit from Infosys unfortunate but not unexpected: Experts

A day after the dramatic departure of technocrat Vishal Sikka as Chief Executive of Infosys, industry experts on Saturday said while his exit was unfortunate, it was not unexpected as he became an unintended victim of the boardroom battles with the co-founders.

Author : | Source : Business Standard | Date : 19th August, 2017.
169 Students Receive their Diplomas at IFIM Business School’s 21st Convocation Ceremony

IFIM Business School witnessed its landmark celebration with its 21st Annual Convocation held at their campus. This year saw 169 students of the 2015-17 batch receive their post-graduate diplomas in the presence of Mr. Kamal Bali, President and Managing Director, Volvo Group India Pvt. Ltd, along with Mr. VB Padode, Chairman – Centre for Developmental Education (CDE) Society and Sanjay Padode, Secretary (CDE)

Author : | Source : EducationDiary | Date : 4th August, 2017.
Women Entrepreneurs: To be niche – or not to be?

A CNBC report in February 2017, categorically announced that the stars appear to have aligned for the onset of the ‘golden age for women entrepreneurship’. Their insight came from The CNBC’s Inaugural Upstart 25 list that had 10 ventures that were started by women, in areas as diverse as neuroscience, finance and retail.

Author : | Source : INVENTIVA | Date : 3rd August, 2017.
Sustainability is the genesis of innovation”: Kamal Bali, Volvo Group India

IFIM Business School, Bengaluru witnessed its landmark celebration with its 21st Annual Convocation held at their campus on August 2, 2017.

Author : | Source : BWEDUCATION | Date : 2nd April, 2017.
Can a brand be an antidote to student stress?

NCRB data reveals that close to 40,000 students in India committed stress-related suicide from 2011 to 2015, with 8,934 cases in 2015 alone. Are brands doing their bit for the stressed out youth?

Author : | Source : Outbrain | Date : 1st August, 2017.
IFIM Business School ties up with NASSCOM SSC in Karnataka

IFIM Business School, a city- based private B-School, today said it has partnered with NASSCOM SSC (Sector Skills Council) to become their first Licensed Training Partner (LTP) in Karnataka.

Author : | Source : Business Standard | Date : 13th July, 2017.
IFIM Business School ties up with NASSCOM SSC in Karnataka

IFIM Business School, a city- based private B-School, today said it has partnered with NASSCOM SSC (Sector Skills Council) to become their first Licensed Training Partner (LTP) in Karnataka.

Author : | Source : OUTLOOK | Date : 13th July, 2017.
NASSCOM partners with IFIM Business School to train 10,000 business analytics professionals in Karnataka

IFIM Business School, a city- based private B-School, today said it has partnered with NASSCOM SSC (Sector Skills Council) to become their first Licensed Training Partner (LTP) in Karnataka.

Author : | Source : INDIA BLOOMS | Date : 13th July, 2017.
IFIM aims to develop job creators of the future

IFIM Business School kicked off the new academic year and welcomed the 23rd batch of its PGDM students during the student induction ceremony held in Bangalore. The event saw the fresh batch of students being introduced to IFIM’s vision to shape careers and nurturing them for a future of entrepreneurship.

Author : | Source : India EducationDiary | Date : 8th July, 2018.
Fidgety in the city? Try this toy

Spinning, we have been told, makes you feel like you are losing control. But a new toy in that market, which spins with one flick of the finger, is making people feel just the opposite. They say this toy -- the fidget spinner -- helps them feel more in control and even helps them cope with conditions such as ADHD and severe anxiety.

Author : | Source : The New Indian Express | Date : 19th June, 2018.
Govt colleges in Bangalore not yet ready for digital drive

The Government Science College (GSC) on Nrupathunga Road, established in 1921, is the only state-run educational institution with the `college with potential for excellence' tag, an A-grade rating and autonomy combined. This makes it arguably the best in its category

Author : | Source : EconomicTimes | Date : 14th June, 2018.
Importance of bespoke education in a management classroom

Flexibility to personalize has been the key in delivering everything today, whether it is products or services. While the education has remained straightjacketed to rigid structures developed decades ago with the industrialisation age, education should be flexible to take aspirations and interests into account.

Author : | Source : The HANS INDIA | Date : 10th June, 2017.
IFIM aims to develop job creators of the future

IFIM Business School kicked off the new academic year and welcomed the 23rd batch of its PGDM students during the student induction ceremony held in Bangalore. The event saw the fresh batch of students being introduced to IFIM’s vision to shape careers and nurturing them for a future of entrepreneurship.

Author : | Source : Pocket News Alert | Date : 7th June, 2017.
The benefits of developing well rounded personalities at Institutions

In today’s world of cut throat competition among Management Graduates, it is extremely crucial for one to stand out to be noticed

Author : | Source : MYSTORY | Date : 30th May, 2017.
India Inc to shore up its finances

India Inc is conducting a fire sale of assets as banks struggle under more than US$190 billion in debt amassed through years of corruption, project delays and economic slowdown.

Author : | Source : N Business | Date : 13th May, 2017.
Future Of Higher Education In India

Higher Education has seen a major success in Indian education industry. Many institutes have started over the last few years and are attracting suitable candidates for the same. Over 1.4 lakh students of age group 18-23 year enrolled for higher education in India and the rate is rising every year

Author : | Source : Franchise India | Date : 31st March, 2017.