Prof. Neelu Rohmetra, Director IIM Sirmaur received the 'First Ladies Award' on January 20th, 2018. The felicitation event was held at Rashtrapati Bhawan, wherein she joined over interaction with 100 other exceptional women achievers in the Country in varied areas.
Mr. Kaushal Kishore (Advisor, TRAI, Govt. of India), who was the guest of honour on the occasion spoke about the three pillars of success viz. perseverance, curiosity and determination. He mentioned that giving back to society is what matters the most.
Guest lecture (centred on Future of Banking) at IIM Sirmaur
In his first guest lecture (centred on Future of Banking) at IIM Sirmaur, Mr. Rajiv Vaid shed light on how the advent of new banking technologies such as Block Chain is gradually eliminating the need for banks altogether. He also touched upon the emerging trends and key focus areas in banking, both from the perspective of consumers as well as banks.
Guest Lecture (Transformation To New Leadership Roles)
In the third guest lecture of the Colloquium series centered on the theme “Transformation to new leadership roles”, Mr. Krishnan Venkiteswaran, Head HR, Control Print Limited, shed light on various leadership styles and the relevance of each in today’s day and age.
IIM Sirmaur hosted Mr. Santosh Wakhloo, Vice President, JK Paper Ltd., who delivered a guest lecture on ‘Leadership’ to the students of PGP04 batch. Mr. Wakhloo talked about the role of a leader in thinking big, planning big and creating differentiation.
Guest Lectures ''Social Business as a transformational approach''
Indian Institute of Management, Sirmaur feels proud to have hosted Mr. Fons van der Velden, Founder - Context, International Cooperation, to deliver a lecture on “Social Business as a transformational approach” to the students of PGP04 batch.
IIM Sirmaur feels privileged to host Mr. Sunil Kanojia, Director, Tirupati Medicare Ltd. India, for interacting with the students on the topic “Campus to Corporate transformation” under the guest lecture series, Colloquium.
“Why is changing the only constant in the world? Who was the first person who led the change in Human Life?”, Mr. Dharm Rakshit, Head HR, Hero Motocorp Ltd., asked the students, in the latest guest lecture of the Colloquium Series centred on the theme, “Leading change”.
(In this world, there is nothing as pure as knowledge)
This philosophy drives one and all at Indian Institute of management Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh, which in every sense reflects its literal meaning-“in the lap of Himalayas”, is the home for one of the newest Indian Institute of Management-Sirmaur. IIM Sirmaur strives to deliver unique value as a confluence of managerial knowledge from the glorious past and the advancing present.
Situated in the verdant surroundings of Himalayas, IIM Sirmaur provides an ideal setting to educate and train the best minds of the country, away from the hustle and bustle of metropolitan cities. Selected through the most rigorous procedure and under the aegis of the renowned faculty from mentoring institute IIM Lucknow, IIM Sirmaur is committed to the goal of nurturing future managers with vision, values and an entrepreneurial zeal.
An invigorating curriculum and rigorous academic programme transform young minds into responsible professionals capable of adapting to the ever changing outside world. Equipped with this unique combination of practical skills and latest methods of learning, our students are bound to be invaluable assets to the industry.
IIM Sirmaur is the first among the third generation of IIMs to recruit world class faculty members from premier institutes such as IITs and IIMs to groom our students. As the institute grows in the coming years, it aims to attract the best faculty to achieve its teaching and research objectives.
The institute has the unique advantage of being located in the industrial hub of Himachal Pradesh, and therefore provides an opportunity to its students to learn, observe and apply contemporary management practices in real world business scenarios. IIM Sirmaur strives to serve as an interface between its students and the industry at all stages of the Post Graduate Programme.
I, therefore, extend a warm invitation to the industry, Government and society at large to begin a fruitful relationship with IIM Sirmaur. We are thus committed to bring our potential to fruition and forge a strong bond with all stakeholders.