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”.
What are the fees for PGP at IIM Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh?
The tuition fees for IIM Sirmaur shall be Rs 10.34 lakhs for two years. In addition, the student has to pay Rs. 1,00,000/- in each term (up to fourth term) for the International Immersion Programme and in the event the Immersion programme is not conducted, the cost of fee charged for the immersion programme activity shall be adjusted against the term fee. Exact amount and details of breakup will be given in the admission offer.
How long will IIML mentor IIM Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh?
IIM Lucknow has in the past successfully mentored IIM Rohtak and Kashipur and would be providing similar support to IIM Sirmaur till the time IIM Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh is able to handle these activities entirely on its own.
Who will be teaching at IIM Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh? Has it recruited good faculty members?
IIM Sirmaur is in the process of recruiting faculty members in different areas. The current faculty members have excellent research & teaching credentials and they hold doctorate degrees from leading IITs and IIMs.
During the mentorship period, the faculty members from IIM Lucknow will also be delivering courses at IIM Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh. The overall design, quality and delivery of Post-Graduate Programme will be to the standards and with direct involvement of IIM Lucknow.
How much do I have to pay while confirming my admission?
The amount is Rs. 50,000. This amount will be adjusted against payment of tuition fees in the future. If the person does not actually join the institute, only Rs 1000 will be retained as per GOI guidelines. Details of exact amount and mode of payment will be sent with the offer of admission.
The Post Graduate Programme in Management at IIM Sirmaur is a fully residential programme and each student would be required to stay in the rooms in the hostel provided at IIM Sirmaur.
The temporary campus of IIM Sirmaur is located at Himachal Institute of Technology, Near Dental College, Rampur Ghat Road, Paonta Sahib, Distt Sirmaur, H.P – 173025. The temporary campus consists of the academic block (i.e. class rooms, library and computer centre), administrative block (i.e. offices) and the residential block (i.e. hostels)
All students would be provided rooms with basic furnishings. The student mess inside the campus would cater to meal requirements of the students.
How to reach Paonta Sahib (IIM Sirmaur Temporary Campus)
By Air :
From Dehradun, Uttrakhand – The airport at Jolly Grant is the nearest airport; located about 70 km from Paonta Sahib.
From Shimla, Himachal Pradesh – The Jubbarhatti Airport at Shimla is situated about 170 km from Paonta Sahib.
From Chandigarh – The Chandigarh International Airport at Chandigarh is situated about 112 km. From Paonta Sahib.
From the airport, taxis and buses are available to reach Paonta Sahib.
Jagadhri – 47 Km
Dehradun – 52.5 Km
Yamuna Nagar – 56 Km
Ambala Cantt – 105 KM
Chandigarh – 109 KM
From the railway station, taxis and buses are available to reach Paonta Sahib.