Student Clubs

AREA 51 - The Trading & Investment Club

Stock market plays a pivotal role in the growth of an economy. This is a major reason why it is so closely monitored by governments, central banks, companies and even general public.The increasing importance of this section of finance has intrigued us a lot. Hence, the club 'AREA 51' of IIM Sirmaur is solely dedicated towards capital market operations where we discuss various events and techniques. We conduct informative sessions, quizzes, expert talks and virtual trading and portfolio management competitions.

FinServe – The Finance Club

FinServe aims to enhance the financial quotient of the students by conducting various inter-college activities like interactive sessions, guest lectures, financial quizzes, debates and events in collaboration with corporates. The activities provide a platform to the students to interact with each other and gain perspective on recent development and innovations in the area of finance.

Markaizen – The Marketing Club

Markaizen organizes events to develop a deep understanding of the various aspects and nuances of the marketing management area. For instance, quizzes like ‘Brand Buzz’ in which participants are given a list of companies and they have to identify corresponding products of the company. Markaizan also conducts simulation games such as  ‘Price is Right’ in which a list of products is displayed to the participants and they have to guess the price of each of the products. The simulation helps in understanding the practical aspects of bargaining and market fluctuations of prices of products.

Sanviya – The Operations and Supply management Club

The Operations and Supply management (OSM) club is committed to encouraging knowledge sharing and enriching the classroom knowledge with guest lectures by industry leaders, industry visits, and case-study competitions. The primary motivation of the club is to equip the students with the fundamental skills demanded by the operations and supply chain industry.

Quintus- The IT Club

Quintus is a student initiative focused on providing all IT related solutions on the campus. The club is setting up a Moodle ‘Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment’ facility which is an open Learning Management System (LMS), a Network sharing facility, and developing an online Software Repository containing essential software required for general and academic uses. The club is also building an interactive online forum for brainstorming IT related issues.

Quizzar- The Quizzing Club

“The purpose of the quiz is not to shame or embarrass anyone, but to make sure everyone is on the same page.”- Mark Goulston

Quizzar aims to enhance the general awareness of the students and also encourage them to think beyond their regular academic curricula. Quizzar conducts activities such as dumb charades, interactive and general quizzes, crosswords etc. in new and innovative ways that make them interesting and relevant for the business school students.

The Toastmasters Club

The Toastmasters Club established in IIM Sirmaur is the first in the entire state of Himachal Pradesh. The club conducts regular meetings for its members to develop excellent communication and public speaking skills. The club is looking forward to create a complementary club which can extend the benefits of the Toastmasters to non-members as well.