The Faculty of Management Studies, Institute of Rural Management (FMS-IRM), Jaipur is a contemporary, smart & innovative institution and a leading research-led B-School in India. It is affiliated to AICTE, Ministry of HRD, and Government of India and is ranked A+++ among India’s Top B-Schools & 1st among the Best B-School of Rajasthan, as recognized by various surveys and studies.
With immense pleasure, we announce the 17th Annual National Level Summer Project Presentation Competition SPARDHA - 2019’ on 11th & 12th October , 2019. In the last 16 years the event has provided a platform for budding managers to present their learnings assimilated in the course of their Summer Internship about the techniques, opportunities and novel strategies of the business world.
SPARDHA-2019 will also be an arena for young managers to share their research based knowledge and to interact with experts of business world and contemporaries from various reputed B-Schools. The event has been a platform for a plethora of academic luminaries and budding managers from premier B-schools at the national level to present their summer internship projects. Some of the prominent accomplices of the competition were IIM-A, IIM-B, IIM-Indore, XLRI, IIT-Kanpur, SPJIMR-Mumbai, IRMA-Anand, NITIE-Mumbai, K.J. Somaiya-Mumbai, Narsee Monjee-Mumbai, ITM-Warangal, TAPMI-Manipal, Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS) - Pune, National Institute of Agriculture and Management (NIAM) - Jaipur, ICFAI Business School – Bangalore etc.
FMS-IRM calls upon young managers from reputed B-Schools to participate and showcase their genius in SPARDHA - 2019. The students who are pursuing their Third Semester/Second Year of MBA / PGDM-BM / PGDM-RM / PGDBA programmes (having completed their SIP) are eligible to participate. Projects are invited from the areas of :
- Digital Marketing
- International Business Management
- Rural Management
- Agri-Business Management
- Conventional Energy & Rural Development
- Human Resource Management
- Business Analytics
For Online Registration kindly visit : www.iirm.ac.in/spardha/registration
For Guidelines visit : www.iirm.ac.in/spardha/guidelines
Last date of Submission
01st October, 2019
03rd October, 2019
Last date for Completion of Registration
05th October, 2019
Date of the Event
11th & 12th October, 2019
We would appreciate your partnership in the successful organization of this event through maximum participation of students. As facilitators for management professionals, we should encourage practical learning of our students with a hint of healthy competition & the spirit of camaraderie.
Best presentations from each category will be given Rs.21,000/- as 1st Prize and Rs.11,000/- as 2nd Prize
Looking forward to your active participation in the event.
"SPARDHA-2018" is an arena for young managers to illuminate their research-based knowledge and to reciprocate with the specialist of corporate world and contemporaries from various reputed B-Schools.
The "16th Annual National Level Summer Project Presentation Competition SPARDHA -2018" was held on 26th and 27th October 2018.
The Convocation of 29th Batch of the Institute of Rural Management was held at IIRM Campus, Mansarovar Jaipur In a Ceremony where Chitra Ramakrishna - Chairperson MNIT was the chief guest whilst Narendra Singh Rathore - Deputy Director General - ICAR.
Sunu Mathew - Founder & MD - LEAP were Guest of honours, Brig. SK Gaur, Advisor FMS-IRM welcomed the Dignitaries and also gave every one a brief insight about the glorious history & legacy of FMS-IRM.
RD Singh Registrar - FMS-IRM lead the passing of grace ceremony along with Prof. Barbara Cangan, President - SIIRM Consortium.
Krishna Kumar Agarwal, one of our student of 2017-19 Batch from PGDM has been placed in MRF.
We wish him All The Best in his future endeavors.
Garima Pareek, from the Institute of Rural Management, Jaipur is pursuing his #SummerProject with SBI, Mutual Fund on the topic "Impact of Demographic Variables on the perception of the investor about mutual fund investment decision".
We wish her all the best for her future endeavor.
The staff & students of FMS-IRM bid farewell to Mr. Lucas Haller & Mr. Jan Markert of Germany, who were with the institute since September 2018, as per the Weltwaerts (DIZ) programme. Both, Lucas & Jan appreciated greatly appreciated the cooperation of the institute and reminisced about their stay in India. It was a sad event to see them off, but a consolation remained that the next batch of exchange students would be associating with FMS-IRM soon.
Interaction with African students in IIRM Campus.
Meeting held with Dr Udochi Ugonna (President AASI- Association of African students in India) for the student exchange program and further collaboration.
We are proud to announce that Mr. Lokesh Poddar's (FMS-IRM PGDM-RM - III Sem.) project 'Exploratory research on farmers satisfaction & preference of Bayer Pearl millet Hybrid 9444 seeds in villages of Barmer District ' has made it to the top 3 of the '12th Annual RMAI (Rural Marketing Association of India) Student Flame Awards for best Summer Projects In Rural.
Thought Leadership Lecture Award - 2018 was organised in remembrance of Founder President Dr. Thomas Cangan on his 12th Punyatithi at Deepsmiriti Auditorium, Mansarovar, Jaipur.
Award was presented to Dr. Tessy Thomas, Director General Aeronautical Systems & the former Project Director for Agni-IV Missile in Defence Research & Development Organisation. She is known as the 'Missile Woman' of India by Mr. Stany Thomas Cangan.
FMS-IRM organizes Thought Leadership Lecture series with the participation of top notch business leaders and social thinkers for the benefit of its young managers. This would help the managers- in- making to upscale their thinking and perspectives on business and development sectors and to reach out to a global canvas. As a sign of its social commitment and new age thinking, in the year 2012, FMS-IRM has instituted a Global Business Leadership award in the name of its founder Dr. Thomas Cangan.