IFIM Enterprise College, Bangalore has been renamed Jagdish Sheth College of Administration (JAGSOM) in honour of Padma Bhushan awardee, Professor Jagdish Sheth, recognized for his scholarly contributions within the areas akin to geopolitical evaluation, aggressive technique, shopper behaviour and relationship advertising.
Mr Seth has been an writer of over 300 analysis papers and 130 books. He’s additionally one of many founding members of the Indian Institute of Administration -Calcutta (IIM C). He has additionally been within the advisory committee of Singapore Authorities on the Singapore Administration College.
Sanjay Padode, the Chairman, has additionally voluntarily stepped down at hand over the cost to Mr Sheth, as the brand new Chairman. This step will make manner for a degree enjoying discipline with world counterparts, says Mr Padode.
IFIM institute’s governing physique is planning to arrange a world campus in Singapore. “We have been globally ranked and to keep up with the international standards we aim to attract international students,” stated Mr Padode.
“Global rankings parameters include internationalisation, globalisation and how much global impact a B-school has along with placements. We want to be branded globally and for that, we needed an internationally recognised personality like professor Sheth. He comes with credibility to drive this institute towards its success,” Mr Padode stated.
“As India gets globally integrated, it will become increasingly necessary for management schools to meet or exceed global benchmarks, global accreditations and global recognitions. I am honoured that Sanjay Padode, Atish Chattopadhyay, the Governing Board and all the faculty invited me to rename IFIM in its journey toward becoming a globally admired school and recognised as Jagdish Sheth School of Management,” stated Mr Sheth to The Hindu Enterprise line.
IFIM Enterprise College, established in 1995, is without doubt one of the six enterprise colleges in India to obtain Affiliation to Advance Collegiate Faculties of Enterprise (AACSB) worldwide accreditation. IIFM can be accredited by NAAC with an A grade.
IFIM affords Postgraduate Diploma in Administration (PGDM), Government PGDM, PGDM Finance, PGDM for Working Professionals, PGDM Worldwide Enterprise, PGDM Advertising and PhD in Administration.