Backwaters

Catch all the happenings at Backwaters, the annual management fest of IIM Kozhikode

Backwaters 2011 - Day Two

Backwaters 2011 – Day Two

Backwaters 2011, turned if only more competitive on Day Two, with many teams battling it out for the coveted title at a range of events throwing a myriad of challenges at the young business minds. ‘Uncommon Wealth’, gave an opportunity to the teams to play consultants and strategise the next big revolution in Indian sports.  ‘Rural Roulette’, topped by a… Read more →

Backwaters 2011: Day 1

Backwaters 2011: Day 1

Backwaters 2011, the management extravaganza of IIM Kozhikode was attended by more than 120 participants from various leading B-schools. On-the-spot events kicked off at zero hours with ‘Junkyard Jumbo’, the event which made the contestants create artworks out of scrap and waste material following the theme ‘Raising India’. ‘Triple Blitz’ tested the students’ intelligence to incorporate the Triple Bottom Line… Read more →

Smiling Future...Backwaters v2.10 day 3

Smiling Future…Backwaters v2.10 day 3

The special attraction of Day 3 was Smiling Future Series of Youth United; Smiling Future – In keeping with its aim to become a socially responsible institute, a beautiful initiative was taken by Backwaters v2.10 along with Youth United to create opportunities for the under-privileged and special children. Smiling Future was a special and unique event designed for under-privileged and… Read more →

Shiksha: A sneak peek into the life of an MBA

Shiksha: A sneak peek into the life of an MBA

Shiksha is one of its kind initiatives by Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, to help undergraduate and postgraduate students of institutes around Calicut to experience the thrill of being a part of Backwaters. It helped the undergraduate students of Calicut get a sneak peek into the life of an MBA and experience the thrill of being a part of “Backwaters… Read more →

Backwaters: Day 2 event updates

Backwaters: Day 2 event updates

Day 2 witnessed an adrenaline pumping business contests being fought out to earn the coveted top spot. Blackberry’s Young Guns event saw the trilling finale with IIM Ahmedabad’s Rahul emerging victorious followed closely by IIFT’s Gaurav Chibber and IIMK’s Anuj Gupta. The event would be telecasted on NDTV Profit soon. Today also saw the culmination of Triology with team from… Read more →

Avatar – the Leadership Quest begins…

Avatar is the search for the next leader. The event sponsored by ITC spans over a three-day period. Representatives of the Top B-Schools  have come for this event. The brightest minds of the country are trying to prove their mettle and one of them will emerge as the next big leader. The first day saw them running from pillar to post… Read more →

Young Guns gets off to an enthusiastic start...

Young Guns gets off to an enthusiastic start…

Young Guns started firing on 19th with the much awaited event getting off to a flying start. It targets at identifying the creative management brain, which is sharp, smooth and sure. Young Guns is brought to you by Blackberry menswear and NDTV profit along with Backwaters, IIM Kozhikode. Three day management fest of IIM Kozhikode, backwaters, also saw its opening… Read more →