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 v.2.10 –The IIM Kozhikode International Business School Meet”. Shiksha saw participation by 75 students from in and around Calicut.
The first day of workshop began with a session on “Leadership Edge” by Prof. K Unnikrishnan Nair. It was an interactive session with participants getting interesting insight into various aspects of leadership. This was followed by an animated and fun filled session on “Managerial Communication” by Prof. Shiva Kumar Srinivasan. A quiz was also taken for the budding managers by Mr. Chandu Lenin.
The second day of workshop began with an informative lecture on “Consumer Behavior & Marketing Strategy” by Prof Anandakuttan B Unnithan. Team Konquest from IIM K conducted a CV building and Personality Development workshop for the Postgraduate as well as Undergraduate students which was highly appreciated by them. It was indeed a tryst with God’s own campus, for the participating students.