Thakur Institute of Management Studies and Research (TIMSR) Thakur Institute of Management Studies and Research (TIMSR) Thakur Institute of Management Studies and Research (TIMSR) Thakur Institute of Management Studies and Research (TIMSR)

Induction Program

A 10-day Induction program was organized for MMS Batch 2020-22 on 12th February 2021. The programme started with Daily Mindfulness Session. Dr. Pankaj Natu, Director, in his welcome address, enlightened students on the Vision, Mission, Values, Program Educational Objectives (PEO) and Program Outcomes (PO) of the Institute. He emphasized on the ethical practices to be followed in personal and professional life.

The programme continued with a session of Chief Guest, Ms. Seema Srivastava, Executive Director of the India-International Textile Machinery Exhibition Society. She said that students should decide on their goals and remain focused on achieving them throughout their journey in TIMSR. Second Guest, Mr. Ankur Sharma, Head of Marketing and Business Growth, Future Services-Future Retail Ltd. said that management is a process and because business environment continually changes, there is a pressing need to constantly upgrade oneself with new skills and students have made the right choice to invest in management training in order to remain competent in the current scenario.

An Alumni interaction was organized for the students. The Alumni invited were Mr. Chirag Saraiya,DGM - Marketing (Alliances), BookMyShow, Mr. Deepak Biyani, Consultant, UPS, and Ms. Sweta Tiwari, Co-Founder & COO, StartupRéseau. The alumni discussed the industry's aspirations from the students on their field knowledge. They mentioned that knowledge, skills and attitude need to be learnt and harnessed by students in their profession to have a successful career.

A session on ‘How to Solve Management Case study’ was conducted by Dr. Sushil Kumar Pare, Asso.Professor, TIMSR followed by a session on ‘Universal Human Values’ by Dr. Pooja Thorat, Asso. Professor, TIMSR. It was based on the guidelines of AICTE, with an objective to disseminate right human values among management students as part of delivery of value education.

A session on “Branding You” was taken by Mr. Mayoor Shah, Owner, Reflections Video Software Pvt. Ltd. and Ms. Richa Maheshwari, Founder, Envision Training. The speakers highlighted that effective personal branding differentiates one from the competition and allows to build trust with prospective clients and employers.

Further, the students were inducted about the Institute and oriented on the various activities conducted at the Institute. It included TIMSR Best Practices, Code of Conduct, Introduction to the Curricular and Co-curricular activities, and Examination Process. The sessions were intensive, insightful, and enriching and at the same time had a fun oriented learning touch to it. The session followed with Q & A and vote of thanks.