IIM Kashipur recognizes that many students who join it various programs do not come from financially sound backgrounds. Even in the best of circumstances, students take loans to fund their education. Students belonging to SC/ST and similar others do get financial support under government schemes. The Institute is also putting in place Merit-cum-Means scholarships.
While these are all helpful mechanisms, there will always be times when students will be faced with unforeseen or distress situations, like health, accidents, and family issues. Financial hardship during such crises situation is likely to impact negatively not only on their studies, but careers as well.
Samanvaya: Annual HR Conclave 2014
In today’s fast moving world where products and strategies are so quickly duplicated and information is available at the click of a mouse button, the only sustainable competitive advantage that organizations can bank on is its human resource. Keeping this in view, IIM Kashipur organized its annual HR conference Samanvaya ’14 at India Habitat Centre in New Delhi. It was attended by reputed dignitaries from the field of Human Resource Management from all over the country.
Leadership Conclave 2014 – An outreach from today to tomorrow
In today’s exceedingly dynamic world, there comes a point where textbooks become inadequate and the interaction between the present and the future leaders assumes prime importance. Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, situated in the heartland of one of the most densely populated industrialized regions of
the nation, has always taken an initiative to facilitate such forums. One such is the flagship event of the institute ‘Leadership Conclave’. This is a
celebrated event in IIM Kashipur and attracts bigwigs from different strata of the society right from the world of business to polity to social
The students of IIM Kashipur had the privilege of listening to the guest lecture by Mr. Hirak Kayal , the Vice President of Applications Outbound Product Management at Oracle India. His prime responsibility is to drive Applications success and particularly Fusion Application adoption in India. He holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from IIT Kharagpur and did his post-graduate studies in Business Management from IIM Calcutta.
Being located in one of the densest industrialized belts of the country has its own perks and IIM Kashipur misses no opportunity to make the most of it. The plant visit to Parle Products in Rudrapur, marked the first industrial tour of the PGP 2014-16 batch of IIM Kashipur. It started with the screening of a virtual tour of a standard Parley’s production plant and an overview of the product line.