With the advent of new applications; technical terms; processes; and practices, the workplace has become more efficient and competitive. We are keen on nurturing our MBA students and develop them into industry-ready professionals and capable entrepreneurs. To help our MBA students acquire exposure to the recent in technological developments; to set a right platform for them to develop inter-disciplinary skills and to make sure they are carved as a confident global citizen, MBA@IICMR has selected 8 different Value Added Programmes. These certifications are delivered by industry experts and trainers, who conduct theory and practical sessions for the students to have a better understanding of the subject.
Students can choose from the range of certifications as per their inclination at a nominal fee. Following are the details of our certifications:
Microsoft Excel is a spread-sheet application introduced by Microsoft which is used by small companies to big MNCs. Knowledge of excel is appreciated from entry-level staff to Senior Managers across the globe. It is an imperative tool in every job, especially for business and finance professionals. This certification will help students understand advanced tools used for organizing, visualizing, calculating and managing data. Though many companies have started adopting complex Management Information System software, still MS Excel is one such tool which is extensively used by all the departments in the companies at all levels.
Banking and Portfolio Management
Banking and Portfolio management is a profile which takes strategic decisions about investments and balancing risks, meeting the investment goals. This certification will help students learn in detail about - Management of financial assets to generate income and security, Efficient and optimal utilisation of financial resources for differential time horizon and needs, Different styles and types of portfolio management in terms of AMC control, Measurement of risk and returns across various asset classes in portfolio, Diversification as the key for hedging and speculative purposes, The role of SEBI and stock exchanges in fund management in India.
English is the universal language and a language that every company uses for business communications, it has scored the highest criteria for selection of any candidate. Thus understanding that every management student must know English, MBA@IICMR hosts sessions on Business English. The communication skill of a candidate is also judged on the proficiency level of that language. The sessions are being taken by CELTA certified trainers who make sure that learning English is enjoyable, effective and rewarding. After the sessions, students will be confident to communicate in real-life business scenarios and will be able to show employers that they hold a good knowledge of English and are ready to gel well in the corporate world.
Digital marketing is one of the fastest growing fields and is in high demand across the globe. Knowing Digital Marketing techniques is the need of the hour for a management professional in any domain. This certification will help students make themselves more marketable and will put their career in high gear. In the 30-hour session, students will get a deep orientation on topics like - search engine optimization (SEO), social media, pay-per-click (PPC), conversion optimization, web analytics, content marketing, email and mobile marketing. The trainer for Digital Marketing Certification holds 16+ years of experience in consulting and training.
This certification is good for students specializing in Human Resource Management to enhance the professional HR Skills that are vital in the workplace. The duration of the course will be for 30 hours, spread over 5 days. An array of areas like Calculation of TDS, PT, ESI and PF, Job posting, Resume filtering, Training and Development Process, Training Calendar, Feedback form and Payroll Execution are covered under the session. After the completion of the training in HR Core Process, an evaluation for the HR VAC is conducted. The Standards for evaluation is written test as well as the Interview. Last Year the certification was delivered by Mr. Nikhil Konde, Director of PREHR (EIC).
In a fast pace competitive and changing environment, management professionals who possess the right skill and knowledge about Tally are highly appreciated. MBA@IICMR outsources professional Tally trainers for imparting the correct and current knowledge about the tool. The duration of the certification is 30 hours and is spread over 5 days. Topics that will be covered are Fundamentals of Accounting, Maintaining Chart of Accounts, Maintaining Stock Keeping Units (SKU), Recording Day-to-Day Transactions, Accounts Receivable and Payable Management, MIS Reports, Goods, and Services Tax (GST), Recording Vouchers with TDS (Tax Deducted at Source). The certification will give a clear understanding of accounting concepts and practical application of the tool.