Backwaters Day3: Saving the Best for the End

After two big bang days of Backwaters’16 at IIM Kozhikode, we’re sure you don’t expect the last day to be far behind. It wasn’t and in fact, it was bigger and better! After 3 gruelling days for the campus representatives from all the participating colleges, Avatar finally came to a close and how! The 5 candidates who had been shortlisted… Read more →

Lamp Lighting

Sangram 2016: Call of Destiny

The clarion call for battle has been sounded and the warriors are sharpening their swords. Sangram, the Annual Inter IIM Sports Meet between IIM Bangalore, IIM Trichy, IIM Vishakhapatnam   and IIM Kozhikode was launched here in IIM K on the night of 2nd November, 2016. Sangram, which commenced in 2008, when IIM Bangalore and IIM Kozhikode decided to conduct a… Read more →

The Judges

The Hult Prize @ IIM Kozhikode

IIM Kozhikode is proud to have organized the world’s largest student competition for the social good at the campus level. The Hult Prize Foundation is a start-up accelerator for budding young social entrepreneurs emerging from the world’s universities after challenging them to solve a pressing social issue around topics such as food security, water access, energy, and education. The agenda… Read more →

Higher Stakes, Greater Rewards: Backwaters Day 2

How often after dinner we are left with the lingering taste of the dessert! Well that was what TVF (The Viral Fever) was to the day two. Anyways let us not jump the queue here. We started the second day’s proceedings from where we left of, the Model United Nations where delegates further divulged into “combating terrorism and human rights… Read more →

And It’s Started: Backwaters 2016!

Backwaters, the annual management fest kicked off with great gusto Friday morning. The institute has just celebrated its 20th anniversary, and the theme of the 2016 edition of the flagship fest, suitably, is “Nurturing Young India”. At 9 am, the Model United Nations conference had already come to order. Delegates representing 30 countries discussed on “combating terrorism and human rights… Read more →

Vertical Summit Interview Series: Mr Sunandan Chaudhury

Vertical Summit Interview Series: Mr Sunandan Chaudhury

Someone has very correctly said, economics, linking dynamic human behaviour with the concept of money, is the mother of all social sciences. And who better to give us insights of this wonderful subject than Mr. Sunandan Chaudhuri, currently Senior Economist at ICICI Bank. An important contributor to financial dailies on issues spanning the Indian economy and macroeconomic policy making, Mr…. Read more →

Vertical Summit Interview Series: Mr Khushroo Panthaky

Vertical Summit Interview Series: Mr Khushroo Panthaky

  If your values are intact, you can face anybody and everybody As part of Industry Interaction Cell’s flagship event Vertical Summit, Mr. Khushroo Panthaky was here at IIM K to give a talk on consulting. Senior partner at Grant Thornton, Mr Panthaky has over 16 years of experience in the banking and financial services domain and 30 plus years… Read more →

Vertical Summit Interview Series: Mr Prahalad Karman

Vertical Summit Interview Series: Mr Prahalad Karman

A second wave of IT is going to come from India At IIM Kozhikode, we keep ourselves abreast of the industry trends and as part of our continuous striving to ensure this, Vertical Summit 2016 was organized by Industry Interaction Cell, wherein we had the privilege of hosting eminent speakers from six verticals: Operations, Information technology, Human Resources, Consulting, Finance… Read more →

Writing on the Wall: Kanvas

Writing on the Wall: Kanvas

#20YearsofIIMK! It’s more than a hashtag, isn’t it? It does something, touches somewhere, makes something tingle, doesn’t it? It does, for all of us at K. And all the feelings that it inspires poured out on the Kanvases put up across the campus for the occasion. It was a chance for the faculty and students to express what the occasion… Read more →