To survive in the world it is no longer sufficient to be
fit, it also requires smartness. This has given birth to the Group
of Existential Learners or as we call it: GEL
Universe which is a system standing on the four pillars of choice,
freedom, responsibility and commitment. In spite of being a system of individual growth,
it ultimately contributes to the greater good, and here in fact lies the beauty of
existentialism. The Gel Universe consists of three types of groups HBGs, In House Activity
Groups and the interaction groups. The In House Group emphasizes more on personal and
institutional growth whereas the interaction group form an interface with the universe
Group of Marketing professionals
Group of Marketing Professionals or GMP as it is popularly known is a common platform for students in the field of Marketing, Advertising and Communications.
The club address to issues related to Marketing and hold activities like case studies, event management, guest lecture and workshops.
The finance club or FinWiz club as it is popularly known acts as an impetus to the aspiring managers to expose to ever changing business world of finance. The club, consisting of students of MBA finance, involves in activities like brain storming sessions, seminars, workshops, quiz, guest lectures etc.
Bytes System Club
Realising the importance of incorporation of information technology into the field of management practices, the club aims at providing the students with insight into this fields with activities like IT seminars and lectures, case studies based on IT needs of organizations.
A wall magazine named Pratibimb is run by the students of the institute in which original contributions are published periodically, with the purpose of fostering greater cohesion amongst the IMS family.
IMS has affiliations with various associations like SPICMACY,IMA (Indore Management Association), ISTE (Indian Society for Technical Education), etc. with a view to provide students of IMS a platform to broaden their perspective in different walks of life.
CIRCA - HR Club
Appropriately named as "CIRCA", HR club stands for creativity rational communication and application. Working with the motto "CIRCA-The ever- relevant", the club aims at exploring new dimensions of human resource development. The club activity includes personality development programmes, psycho-analysis sessions,etc. The HR club members are also active members of Indore Chapter of National HRD Network.
A quiz club run by students of MBA, is a dedicated effort the area of general knowledge enhancement of IMS family. Quizzes and competitions are arranged regularly to achieve this.
Established with a view to keep in tandem with the growth, dynamism and complexity of financial and capital markets. "Academy of Financial Research" is a body of financial knowledge compiling of faculty members and students from the area of accounting, finance, computing sciences and strategic management. This area of research includes study regarding financial markets, micro-structure instruments, asset pricing and valuation, credit rating, structural changes in accounting, M&A and other strategic issues in finance.
Industry Interaction and Public Relations Group
In the ever changing and growing corporate and business environment, it has become necessary that we realize the importance of imparting quality management knowledge to the aspiring managers to abridge the gap between theories and practices. This necessitates the interaction of the students with the industry. The institute works in tandem with the industry for providing the necessary exposure to the students by arranging regular industrial visits in and surrounding areas of Indore. An Industry interaction group comprising of students manages this important activity.
PR group is the voice of IMS, handled by the students under the guidance of faculty. The group aims at maintaining constants interaction of IMS with the outside agencies such as industry, media and NGOs. This is being achieved by regular press releases newsletter-articles which find their places in all the leading newspapers and regional TV channels.
IMS Alumni Association
Alumni are the flag bearer of their institute in the corporate world. Our alumni are placed at respective positions in different organisations in India and abroad. The alumni association acts as a bond between alumni and the institute by organizing various activity. The last one was All India Alumni Meet SAMAAGAM on 25th Feb 2001. The association maintains contact with the alumni through email and newsletter.
The email id of this association is firstname.lastname@example.org .An exclusive web site of alumni association is on the verge of completion and will be launched shortly.
As our alumni says :--
"IMS taught me that the world is yours for the asking .."
Dr. Bhaskar Dasgupta, Principal Consultant, Pricewaterhouse Coopers
"The human interface in the forms of galaxy of eminent educationists available from highly reciprocative cooperates in and around Indore in mind boggling. I believe that IMS is a born star and every IMSite a luminaire in coming years .."
Mr Abhishek Verma, Retail Manager- West, Hewlett Packard (I) Ltd.
Indore is situated on the beautiful plateau of Malwa in the central part of India. The cities history is associated with famous queen AhiliyaBai of the Holkar Dynasty, well known through out the country for her noble and pious nature and for her religious achievements.
Indore is the largest city of Madhya Pradesh acting as a prominent educational, industrial and trading center of the state. It has population nearing 20 lakhs. It is well connected with Delhi, Mumbai, Calcutta, and Chennai by road,rail and air.
Indore has over four thousand small and medium industrial units and more than thirty five large industrial units. It is the one of the largest pharmaceutical industry production centres of the country. Its neighbouring area of Dewas has developed into large industrial city accommodating companies like TATA Exports, Gajra Gears, Ranbaxy Laboratories, Standard Mills, etc. Its adjoining area Pithampur is fast developing into "Detroit of India" with the units of leading companies like Hindustan Motors, Kinetic Honda, Eicher Motors, Bajaj Autos, Rallis India, Crompton Greaves, H.R.Johnson, Larson and Turbo, Bridgestone etc.
Notably Indore has ideal atmosphere as a place of education. It has well established institutions in Goverment and private sector of offering top class educational facilities.
It has modern yet conservative social outlook in that it is ready to absorb fresh ideas while it maintains cultural heritage through yearly activities. It has metropolitan atmosphere and has absorbed people form all parts of India. Indore enjoys a pleasant climate all round the year making stay most comfortable.