Students of various B- school participated in contest of business idea event UPRENEUR 2020 organized by Calcutta Business School and Calcutta Management Association.Total of 20 teams across Kolkata battle it out at Rotary Sadan from morning to evening.Team AIMK bagged First runners up prize and got Rs. 20,000/-.
THE RISING STUDENTPRENEURS
The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) is the oldest chamber of commerce in India and organizes many entrepreneurial events quite often. On 9 January 2020 Bengal Chamber of Commerce organized B-plan contest named "THE RISING STUDENTPRENEURS" at intercollegiate level in Kolkata where our Team AIMK participated After a rigorous 1-month long assessment and final day presentation with entire MBA-23 graced their presence to cheer our team. We secured top 8 Position among 400 business plans submitted to them.
INDUSTRY INTERACTIVE SESSION BY MS SHUCHI RUNGTA, KREDENT INFO EDGE PRIVATE LIMITED
The session covered on major financial topics based on Capital marketing and the journey of Financial markets was briefed very well which intrigued the confidence among the students to learn and explore the wider concepts of finance and economy.
The session included instruments of financial markets and intermediaries of stock exchange and smart money investment through different channels .To add on the session was carried forward by Sumanta Sarkar senior Manager sales and marketing briefed about Kredent learning and also the stock exchange app which one could go through and learn courses which were given by them .
The session was very informative and enlightened.
Matri Bhasha Divas Celebration at AIMK, 21 Feb 2020
On 21st February 2020, we as secular Indians celebrated International Mother Language day in remembrance of the martyrs who sacrificed their lives for their mother tongue in Bangladesh in 1952.
Students presented the diversity in our country through various cultural performances depicting the different cultures in India. The event was started with melodious songs in Punjabi and Bengali. Dance performances were presented to depict Rajasthani, Assamese, Pahadi, Nepali and Punjabi cultures. A special reward was also awarded to three performances namely Rajasthani, Assamese and Nepali Dance Performances. The event was highlighted by a special performance by our Faculty – Professor Deblina Chatterjee. The event was wrapped up by a wonderful speech by our Director – Maj Gen A. K. Sapra – on the Matri Bhasha Divas and importance of multilingualism.
GUEST LECTURE SESSIONN, 8 FEB 2020
Industry Exposure Session by Anuj Khater, HDFC Mutual fund
The session as an eye opener for fresh MBA candidates in regard to the ample opportunities available in the Asset Management Companies. The speakers enlighten the candidates with his vast exposure and experience in the field of BFSI sector. The interactive session helped the students to gather knowledge in the field of BFSI sector and the specialization and skill to select to grow in the sector.
Industry Exposure Session by Mr. Debargha Deb, HR -East, Dabur India Ltd, 29 Nov, 2019
The lecture was focused on the career opportunities with FMCG sectors for fresh MBA Candidates. The speaker briefed about the skill set required to excel in the FMCG sector and has given role clarity for freshers in the sector.
15 November 2019 saw the commencement of the much-awaited fest of Army Institute of Management, Kolkata, Inferno 2k19 with much pomp and show in the true sense of the word. The three-day fest packed with several sports and cultural events witnessed high gusto throughout.
The first day kicked off with "Bazzare", the ultimate entrepreneurial event, with teams setting up stalls, managing promotions, sales, and finances, the event in all its entirety gave the participants a hands-on experience, while managing to keep it fun. The teams as well as the consumers were buzzed with excitement over the hours. With many prizes for best promotions, the highest profit in flash sale and otherwise, it inspired effort beyond just the prerequisites.
Dedicated to the celebration of extravagance and creativity, the theme followed this year was "Carnival". With competitions in the field of dramatics, dance, music, debating, slam poetry and more, Inferno witnessed an extraordinary level of talent and hard work.
The sports events ranging from cricket, basketball, badminton, table tennis, volleyball and even tug of war witnessed high sportsmanship and some of the finest and toughest competitions in the fest.
The event to determine mister and miss inferno, saw an astounding amount of confidence and talent among the applicants, with a close competition among them, the decision was difficult to come by yet not surprising.
The battle of bands, the fashion show featuring carnivals around the world, and the much-awaited DJ night upped the fun quotient of the fest.
All the students and faculty members came together and contributed their best in this endeavor to bring out the extraordinary talent in participants from all over the city.
HR Panel Discussion in association with CMA at Fort Williams, Kolkata
On 9th November, 2019 Army Institute of Management, Kolkata had organized HR panel discussion in association with Calcutta Management Association (CMA) at Fort Williams, Kolkata. AIMK got the privilege to host guests/panellists of different profiles such as CEO, Business Manager, entrepreneur and many more, from various Companies, sectors and associations as well.
The panellists were,
Mr. Sidhartha Roy, CEO at Response India Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Anirban Banerjee, Group Manager & Regional Business Manager- Eastern Region at Tanishq.
Mr. Subhasish Dutta, Businessman, the 5th generation of 135 year old family business of Mohendra Dutt & Sons.
Mr. Jimmy Tangree (moderator), Station Head at 91.9 Friends FM.
Along with Prof. Ashok Kumar Banerjee, the Ex- president and Mr. Amitava Dutta, current president at CMA.
Our Chief Guest was Prof. Shibilal Rubayat UL Islam from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. The event took off with lamp lighting ceremony and felicitation of guests, followed by the panel discussion and speech by our Chief Guest. It came to an end with some words of wisdom by our director sir.
It was indeed an enriching experience for everyone out there.
Workshop – risk management in banks
On 25th October 2019, 5 students of finance specialization along with Prof. Preeta Sinha got an opportunity to attend a workshop on Risk Management in Banks. It was organized by “Calcutta Business School” in their premises where a lecture was delivered on Risk management in banks by Mr Tamal Datta Chaudhuri, Dean of Calcutta Business School. He is also the writer of the book " Treasury Management" He started with the introduction of commercial banks and their significant role in the functioning of any economy, emphasized the prominent role of Banks as a catalyst for growth, and also explained the need to study the topic as banks are highly leveraged organizations which accept deposits from the public and take various kinds of risks while creating financial assets. They are thus exposed to various kinds of risks and therefore, the risk management methods are required to mitigate such risk. Risk Management techniques and tools that a bank can use for risk management were highlighted in the session. The regulatory guidelines in accordance with Basel framework was explained in detail by the speaker. Overall it was a very informative session which provided an insight into various risks the banks are exposed to and the risk-mitigating tools which are required to manage it.