FIIB Training Program: College Campus to Corporate Transition
29 March 2014
Fortune Institute of International Business Delhi, hosted a 2-day Training Program in collaboration with IKYA Global, with the primary focus to imbibe cutting edge tools and techniques into the “Campus to Corporate Transition” of the 2nd year management students.
The Training: Keys to a Successful Career
With a vision to bridge the gap between MBA Campus and the Corporate transitions, the training was conducted on 28th and 29th March at the institute in South Delhi. Select MBA students from Batch 2012-2014, FIIB Delhi were part of the training program. With more than 85% of the management students of the same batch already placed with some of the best recruiters of the present generation market; the training exercise gave to the recruited MBA students a golden opportunity to revisit, relearn and integrate a few basics into their working lives. At the same time, it fed grains of self-confidence, attitude and elements of success into the minds of the students doing MBA that are still waiting in the recruitment pipeline.
The Trainers discussed various methodologies and required prowess to bring out effective time management, goal setting skills among the participants. They trained management students about latest Industry trends by highlighting a market’s expectations from Management Graduates through interactive Case Discussions, Role Plays and FAQ’s. The training sessions at the college, further enlightened students pursuing MBA about work-station dealings for the initial days, techniques to make the first year at work more effective, how to become more result-oriented and how to utilize the power of Networking for Career Development.
A great Learning Experience
The response and participation in the training was overwhelming. The Brand “YOU”, as emphasized by the trainer, was instantly recognized and tips on how to have a robust career was widely appreciated.
“It was really a fruitful learning experience for me where I came to know about some do's & dont's for a successful corporate innings. Mentors like Radhika Ma'am & Vikas Sir helped me in fighting with nervousness through Mock Interview, Milestones Activity & FAQ round.” – said Utkarsh Garg, who has been recruited by iACT Global through the college’s Campus Recruitment Program.
Lijin John, who is waiting for a good career opportunity expressed- “The training had everything that a fresher needs to know about “Corporate beginning”. The Instruction methods and the training module were really different from any other session that I have attended. I am sure that this program will benefit freshers like me in a lot of ways.”
About IKYA Global
The two day long job-readiness training program was conducted by IKYA, a leading global training firm. It is the fastest growing HR solutions company in India, with specialized interests in Executive Search, RPO, Recruitment Solutions, Staffing Services, Training, Skill Development, Facilities Management and Food Services. IKYA works with over 1000 marquee clients and has a network of 33 offices across India. IKYA employs over 1,500 people directly across businesses and has a team of over 70,000 associates. Company website: www.ikyaglobal.com
About the Trainers
Mr. Vikas Sethia, Business Head, IKYA Global – was invited as the principal trainer for the training sessions. A management graduate, Mr. Vikas has spent 6 years in IKYA and has been instrumental in setting up its RPO business, including setting up one of the largest ongoing RPO engagements with a Fortune 500 client in India. He also supports several process excellence initiatives across IKYA including the ISO 9001:2008 certification.
Besides Mr. Vikas, there were a few select faculty members and mentors from the institute, who had trained students doing MBA to become more industry-ready.
AuditoriumFIIB’s state-of-the-art auditorium can seat over 150 individuals and has provisions for video conferencing along with other ultra-modern technologies. Students also enjoy the provision of multiple conference and seminar halls if required.
CafeteriaA fully functional cafeteria serves sumptuous meals and beverages all through the day for the students to refresh and revive. Students not only enjoy the meals here but sometimes unwind sitting in the area over a cup of coffee.
ClassroomsThe state of the art classrooms at the Institute enhance the learning experience of students as they are equipped with the latest equipment including projectors, screens, options for video conferencing etc.
Electronic Resource CentreThe campus hosts a state-of-the-art computer lab housing over 180 terminals and 200 laptops. The campus is Wi-Fi enabled. Online Learning and Teaching Software is also provided for flexibility and access to learning material at all times.
Indoor GamesThe recreational centre has arrangements for several indoor sports like pool, table tennis, carom and chess. These may be accessed by students during their breaks and can be used as effective recreational tools to relax.
Knowledge Resource CentreStudents can access a fully computerized and air-conditioned library housing over 15,000 books, 195 periodicals/journals, 750 audio-visual and multimedia. The Library subscribes to major online research and informational databases.
Outdoor GamesThe Campus also has provisions badminton, volleyball and a number of outdoor games and activities
Recreational CentreThe recreational centre of FIIB provides its students space and opportunity to indulge in activities like indoor games and relax. The Centre is outfitted with television, student lockers and various indoor sports like pool table, table tennis, carom and chess.