The RI initiative of IFIM has been recognized as one of the top 15 initiatives of Asia-Pacific region by AACSB. We find a high correlation between students' performance in Research Incubation and their success in final placement. RI projects help students understand business problems better and appreciate the variables to impact the business outcome. This in turn helps them articulate better.
The below figure depicts the RI Program Objectives at IFIM Business School as articulated by the Management team.
The Research Incubation (RI) programme at IFIM Business school was set up to integrate the three main stakeholders: students, faculty and industry practitioners in line with the IFIM axiom 'learning by solving'.
The objectives are as follows:
Fig 1.2: RI Program Objectives
Fig: Steps of Research Incubation
Research Incubation has helped students in achieving their career goals in terms of job opportunities in leading companies like HDFC, Yes Bank, Nielsen, Moody’s Analytics to name a few. A strong correlation has been observed between RI score and placement opportunities.