Faculty Development Program
‘Teaching Management Subjects: Applied Practices and Pedagogy’
25th February to 2nd March 2019
The ever changing global business environment demand professionals to be equipped with latest skills and capabilities to meet the business challenges. Innovation as a tool to keep up with emerging standards has become a tradition at IPER. Keeping with Institute’s vision, we have been adopting innovative teaching practices to ensure that the participants learn much more than just the concepts taught in a contemporary classroom.
IPER has always taken a lead in creating a platform for interaction between the Faculties of various B-Schools of India. With grand success of earlier FDPs, ‘IPER in collaboration with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized FDP # 3- 2019’, a Week long Faculty Development Programme on the subject: ‘Teaching Management Subjects: Applied Practices and Pedagogy’ with distinguished experts from industry and faculty members of IPER as resource persons. The focus of the Programme was to enlighten the management educators about the inter relationship of various management domains and train them to become an all-round management faculty.
There were total 18 sessions, spread out evenly for 6 days. The topics and resource persons are mentioned in the table below-
Date Session No. Topic Resource Person
25/02/19 1 Keynote Address Dr. A K. Sharan, Professor-NIFM, An Autonomous Institution of Ministry of Finance, Government of India, Faridabad.
2 Psychological orientation  for Management Educators Dr. Swati Tiwari, Corporate Trainer
3 Preparation for Employability of Students by Management Educators Mr Uttam Ganguly, Past Chairman, CII Madhya Pradesh State Council and Chief Executive Officer, Hind Pharma


26/02/19 4 Applied Accounting & Finance for Management Educators Dr. A S Khalsa – Group Director – IPER
5 Applied Excel for Management Educators Mr. Anil Purushothaman – Faculty – IPER
6 Management in Family Run Business Mr Animesh Jain, Vice Chairman, CII Bhopal Zonal Council and Director – RMJ Group


27/02/19 7 Applied Marketing for Management Educators Dr. Mahesh Soni – Faculty -IPER
8 Applied Statistics/ Quant for Management Educators Dr. Vaibhav Lowalekar – Faculty – IPER
9 Research Topic Exploration Dr. Trupti Dave – Faculty – IPER
28/02/19 10 Case Methods for Management Educators Dr. Harsh Sharma – Faculty –IPER
11 Applied Strategic Management for Management Educators Dr. Ashish Ghosh – Faculty -IPER
12 IT Tools for Management Educators Mr. Manish Nair – Faculty – IPER
1/3/2019 13 Applied Economics  for Management Educators Ms. Praseeja Menon – Faculty – IPER
14 Management Games &Exercises for Management Educators Mr. Rahul Choubey & Dr. Paramjeet Singh – Faculty – IPER
15 Decision Making with Entrepreneurial Skills Dr R S Goswami, Past Chairman, CII Madhya Pradesh State Council  and Chief Executive Officer, Hind Pharma
2/3/2019 16 Applied HRM for Management Educators Mr. Sujoy Sen – Faculty – IPER
17 Global Business Perspectives for Management Educators Dr. Arjun Murti – Faculty – IPER
18 Applied Business Communication  for Management Educators Mr. Owais Qureshi – Faculty – IPER

These sessions were basically taken by the resource persons from IPER. To link academia, with industry expectations, out of these 18, three sessions were taken up by the subject experts from CII on topics like: Preparation for Employability of Students by Management Educators, Management in Family Run Business and Decision Making with Entrepreneurial Skills. Apart from these sessions, one session was based upon psychology; being taken by a renowned corporate trainer. These sessions were spread out, evenly during the last six days.


Total, 21 faculty members and research scholars from various management and commerce institutes of Madhya Pradesh attended these sessions.


On the last day, valedictory session was organized which was graced by Hon.Vice Chancellor, Barkatullah University Bhopal, Dr. R.J. Rao and representative from CII Mr. Sawan Uprety- Head-CII Skill Training Centre along with Board members from IPER.. In this session all the FDP participants received participation certificates. The FDP was well appreciated by the dignitaries, participants as well the directors of the participating institutes.


Glimpses of the Event

FDP – Participants  FDP – Resource Persons