IIMP entered in its Silver Jubilee year in 2018-19 and has raised the bar of CURIOUS 2019 from National event to an International event. “CURIOUS” 2019, organized by Indira Institute of Management, Pune is an “International Online Case Study Competition” for Faculty members and Post Graduate Management Students.
The case study is based on a real life business situation. Student step into a real-life, time-sensitive scenario demanding integrated decision-making. Curious provides a platform for the aspiring managers to showcase and prove their problem solving skills.
CURIOUS 2019: International Online Case Study Competition received an overwhelming response from all leading B-Schools across India & abroad. In all 100 teams of Management students and Faculty members participated in the event. Institutes like Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode, Indian Institute of Management, Shilong, Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development (SCMHRD), Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, PUMBA, Nirma University, KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai, Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research (WE School), Mumbai etc & International Participants like Khulana University from Bangladesh , Northern arizona university from United states, University of Wollongong from Australia, North eastern University from Bostan, HTW from Barlin, University of Texas, University of Technical Sydney, were a part of the event.
The teams undertook an online registration process for participating in the case study competition with the Registration Fees of Rs. 590/- per team. A Unique ID was generated and sent through email after completion of the online process. On completion of the registration, a live case was forwarded on the email IDs provided by the participants. Based on the data given in the case, analysis of the external environment under the heads of economy, technology, public policy and culture was made. For the internal environment, team had to identify the strengths and weakness under the heads of leadership, R&D, marketing, finance, HR and others.
The evaluation of the case solutions was done without disclosing the teams’ names and institutes to the evaluators, who consisted of college professors, visiting faculties, industry experts and our Director. The competition offers a unique and challenging opportunity to take on a real business challenge. The most innovative and implementable ideas were rewarded with attractive cash prizes and trophies. All the participants were awarded participation certificates. Prices are given to different categories
|Sr.No||Name of Institute||Name Of Participants||Winners||Prize|
|1||Jayawant Shikshan Prasarak Mandal (JSPM), Pune||Akshay Hood||WINNER||Cash Prize Rs.51000/- Certificate, Trophy|
|2||Jayawant Shikshan Prasarak Mandal (JSPM), Pune||Samardeep Kaur Sandhu||1 st RUNNER UP||Cash Prize Rs.21000/- Certificate, Trophy.|
|Prof. Rameshkumar Mehata|
|3||IIM – Kozikode||Amisha Agarwal||2 nd RUNNER UP||Cash Prize Rs.11000/- Certificate, Trophy|
|Consolation Prize for International Participant:|
|1.||Khulana University, Bangladesh||Nur-E-Alam Siddiki Shawon||Prize money: 10,000 INR|