Foundation Course on Strategic Management
Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB) represented by Dr. Amiya Kumar Mohapatra in the area of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at FIIB, attended a “Management Teachers Programme” on “Strategic Management” organized by Strategic Management Forum in association with Indian Institute of Management, Indore from 21st December, 2015 to 26th December, 2015.
26th December 2015
The theme for the Consortium was ‘Foundation Course on Strategic Management’. Strategic Management Forum has launched a Management Teachers’ Programme (MTP) for Strategic Management Teachers. The objectives of the Management Teachers’ Programme (MTP) on ‘Foundation Course on Strategic Management’ is to groom specialist teachers for conducting Strategic Management courses in various management schools in India through pooled national expertise and to impart them necessary teaching skills (including teaching through case method) to improve effectiveness in class-room delivery and to keep them updated about the state-of-the-art in strategic management, to be able to incorporate changes in syllabus on a continuous basis as well. The Management Teachers’ Programme (MTP) comprised a series of modular (Foundation) courses of one week duration each, which was conducted through a consortium of leading management schools. While the design of courses was high on academic rigour, there was equal emphasis on practical orientation. The programme also aimed to familiarize the participants with emerging research and literature development in the strategy area. Dr. Amiya Kumar Mohapatra is a dedicated academician and has been engaged in teaching as well as in research in Economics, Finance, Strategy and Public Policy for the last fifteen years. His main research focus in recent years has been to explore economics from the policy perspectives. He has authored five books and nine edited volumes. He also published more than forty articles and research papers in various books/magazines and journals of repute.
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