IFIM students make women at Electronic City feel S.A.F.E

The hashtag #MeToo created a viral sensation over social media recently with millions of women in the world speaking up about incidents of sexual assault, harassment, abuse, misconduct and mental health in the workplace and beyond. It became a social movement and opened a floodgate of stories and responses from India too. Our country has been plagued with issues concerning women’s safety with horrific cases being reported every single day.     With a strong aim to change this very Read more [...]

IFIM’s Kanyathon – A Noble Initiative to Save the Girl Child & Empower Women.

Although India is steadily climbing the global charts in terms of industrialisation, being a digital economy, trade relations and more- education is a sector where the country still lags behind. Although the education system has undergone significant changes in the urban areas, rural India still faces critical issues which have led to many girl children dropping out of school or being denied education from an early age. Poverty, backward traditions, improper sanitation methods, access to basic amenities Read more [...]

The Kanya Shakti Scholarship at IFIM prepares the women leaders of the future.

When you educate a man, you educate a man. When you educate a woman, you educate an entire generation - Brigham Young    Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, Indra Nooyi, Chanda Kochar- are not just founders of successful mega-conglomerates, but represent the growing women workforce of India. Our country has made significant advancements in every field and is truly shaping up to be a global player in today’s digital economy. Contributing to its success are companies/industries built by the women of Read more [...]

4 Reasons Why It’s Ideal To Have Work Experience Before Pursuing A PGDM Degree

The importance of having adequate work experience in today’s post-graduate academic scenario is enormous. Whether you are applying for a job or to pursue a PGDM course, the more the relevant experience, the better a candidate’s chances are. Well- rounded candidates are sought after by companies and it’s the work experience that shapes their thinking in the classroom. Here are 4 reasons why it’s important to have worked in the industry you wish to build your future in.       Learning Read more [...]

The Ultimate Revelation of FinTech

Financial technology, popularly known as FinTech, is a groundbreaking technological advancement that has eased the use of financial services globally. FinTech has redefined the use of technology in the industry with mechanisms like digital payments, the blockchain, bitcoins, etc. FinTech, as an emerging industry in India, has had its fair share of challenges and opportunities in the business. IFIM Business School recently hosted its corporate meet event, Confluence 2017: Edition 3, on 2nd December Read more [...]

Game Changers of the Future Businesses

Data is the new oil and is the most valuable resource of the digital era. Modern technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning are redefining businesses globally. These technologies make complex business processes simple and easy to understand, with the help of data.  These new technologies are revolutionising the employment landscape. Businesses globally are adopting these modern technologies quickly and are also witnessing a significant shortage of skilled professionals in data Read more [...]

SHAPE THE ENTREPRENEUR IN YOU AT IFIM

IFIM is essentially an entrepreneurial institution. For anyone following the school’s trajectory, this might be apparent from the rapid experimentation and demonstrated agility to change over the past decade. Entrepreneurship as an area of study for our young graduates, however, is a more recent endeavour.   IFIM E-Cell student members    An easy way to describe what we do at IFIM to nurture young entrepreneurs would be to state that we offer an eclectic set of subjects Read more [...]

ONE DAY WORKSHOP ON CONSUMER AWARENESS

THE ONE DAY WORKSHOP ON CONSUMER AWARENESS Organised By CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE ON CONSUMER LAWS   ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:   The workshop on Consumer laws was organized by the Centre for Excellence on Consumer Laws on 9 October 2017. The Workshop was divided into three sessions covering various aspects of E- Commerce, Misleading Advertisement and Medical Negligence. We had three distinguished guest speakers who graced the workshop. Dr. Pratima Narayan, Prof. Anita A. Patil and Read more [...]

One-Day Menstrual Leave – Is It A Necessity?

The decision of a Mumbai-based company, Culture Machine Media Pvt. Ltd., to award a one-day menstrual leave once a month to their female employees has generated a fair share of discussion and debate. Following close on the heels of Culture Machine Media Pvt. Ltd., Mathrubhumi, a Kerala-based media company has also introduced the one-day menstrual leave in its company. The debate even reached the United Kingdom, with the Guardian publishing an article on July 19, 2017 entitled “'Silly and regressive': Read more [...]

IFIM Business School Celebrates The Graduation Of The PGDM 2015 – 17 Batch

Graduation, the moment that every student dreads as well as anticipates! It is a milestone moment for every student to recognise those students who have excelled in various fields, academic and non-academic. IFIM Business School organised its 21st Annual Convocation at the campus. At this landmark celebration, Mr. Kamal Bali, President and Managing Director, Volvo Group India Pvt. Ltd, who graced the celebration as Chief Guest, handed over the Postgraduate Diploma certificates to the 169 students Read more [...]