An Interactive Session on Banking Innovations

On 25 August 2022, the ASM arranged an invited talk on ‘Banking Innovations’. Dr. Anil A V, International Banking Regulator served as the resource person. Prof. (Dr.) B. Vijayachandran Pillai, Principal and Director, ASM introduced the resource person to the participants and welcomed the gathering.  Dr. Anil gave a brief account of innovations in banking sector in the current global scenario in a very creative style. The session was in an interactive style and students raised their queries which were clarified by the resource person. It lasted for one and half hours. Ms. Shara, II sem. MBA student proposed the vote of thanks to all the participants.

MoU Signed With Nasra College of Arts and Science, Tirurkad, Malappuram District

The Ahalia School of Management has signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Nasra College of Arts and Science, Tirurkad, Malappuram District on 4th August 2022. The college offers UG and PG programmes in arts, science and literature subjects. The MoU aims at academic interaction and intellectual assimilation through faculty development programmes, seminars/workshops and conferences, research promotions and sharing of library information, publications and industrial visits on a collaborative basis.

Invited Talk on ‘Handling of Human Resources Effectively’

ASM arranged an invited talk on the topic Handling of Human Resources Effectively on 7th July 2022. Mr. Jimmy J. Nalappat, General Manager, HR, IIT Limited, Kanjikkode, Palakkad served as the resource person.  Ms. Preethi Mole A. T. welcomed the Chief Guest and all faculty members and students to the meeting. Prof. Dr. B. Vijayachandran Pillai, Principal and Director, delivered the presidential address and in his speech he stressed the changing  role of HR Managers in Business Organizations. Mr. Jimmy .J. Nalappat gave an overview of HRM function and duties of HR Managers in a practical approach. It was an interactive session. The resource person clarified all the queries of students in a very satisfactory manner. Dr. Jagadeesh S.N, faculty, ASM coordinated the programme. The programme came to an end at 4 p.m. Mr. Sabinkumar S. (II Sem MBA student) proposed the vote of thanks to chief guest and others participants.

Chartered Accountant’s Day

      ASM conducted a special program in connection with Chartered Accountants Day on 1st July 2022. Ms.Sarangi Mohan welcomed the President of the session, the Chief Guest and faculty members and students to the meeting. CA Anil K. C., Practicing Chartered Accountant and Consultant, Ahalia Group was the Chief Guest. Prof. Dr. B. Vijayachandran Pillai, Principal and Director, in his presidential address explained the role of Chartered Accountants in the current scenario of LPG. CA Anil K. C. concentrated his talk on three areas namely CA examination pattern, role of CAs in Accountancy profession and career opportunities of CAs in India and abroad. The students raised queries like the papers in the examination, papers exempted if any for MBA candidates etc. He clarified all the queries raised by the students and faculties. Ms. Jisha O. and Ms. Manju coordinated the programme. Ms. Sarangi Mohan and Ms. Seethalakshmi were the student coordinators. A total of 56 students from second semester MBA, second semester BBA and nine faculty members were attended.  Ms. Seethalekshmi proposed the vote of thanks to the chief guest and all others who participated in the session.

A Session on ‘Career Guidance and Life Insurance Awareness’

ASM organised an invited talk on Career Guidance and Life Insurance Awareness on 05-05-2022 at 2 pm. Prof. Dr. B. Vijayachandran Pillai (Principal  & Director) introduced the resource persons and welcomed them. He stressed the need for life insurance in this globalised era. Thereafter, the resource person Ms. Salomi C M, Senior Branch Manager, LIC of India, Palakkad Branch 1, gave an insight on life insurance from the beginning till date. She explained the role of LIC in the life insurance market in India and abroad. The other resource person, Mr. Vijaya Kumar P. V., Chief Life Insurance Advisor, narrated the career opportunities in life insurance sector and the service benefits of life insurance sector jobs. Finally, Mr. Arjun Satheesh proposed the vote of thanks to all those who participated in the programme.

Internship Training Programme at Govt. Hospital Muvattupuzha

The MBA (HCM) students of 2020-2022 batch undertook an internship in Government hospital Muvattupuzha from 25.04.2022 to 30.04.2022.  The students underwent internship in various departments of the hospital like front office, administration office, medical records library, insurance office on a rotation basis. Also they served as volunteers for the inauguration of ‘Club Foot Clinic’ at the hospital. It is one among the 36 such centers in Kerala.  They participated in Anti-Leprosy session organized at the hospital.  Moreover, they conducted a survey among the patients to analyse the water consumption level in order to conserve water utilization.  All the students participated in an Anti-Malaria infection session during their internship.

IV to Pearlspot Aqua Systems and Solution

Ahalia School of Management conducted an Industrial visit from 24 to 26 March 2022 with a team of 30 students. Two faculty Ms. Akhila Babu and Mr. P. S. Sivan Unni accompanied the students. The team visited the Pearlspot Aqua Systems and Solution, Malappuram. A representative from the industry explained the process of manufacturing of pipes and pipe fittings and a marketing representative explained the marketing details of the products to the students. The other important historical and ancient places visited include Dandeli, ancient cave temple at Yana Caves, the two massive rock outcrops – Bhairaveshwara shikara and Mohini Shikara and the Kudle Beach, Gokarana.

Internship Report Presentation

A separate session was organised on 11/03/2022 for presenting the report of internship done by the III Sem MBA (General Students) in four Ahalia hospitals in the campus. The concerned experts who guided the students at hospitals were invited to attend the session. Accordingly, Dr. Suresh Babu and Mr. Ajith (ADH), Mr. Shibu (AAMCH), Mr. Arun C S (AEFH) and Ms. Deepa (AWACH) were served as special invitees in the session and offered creative suggestions for improving the quality of the report of the students

Internship at Ahalia Hospitals

The ASM has organized an Internship Programme for IIIrd Sem MBA (General) students from 16.02.2022 to 02.03.2022. The students were divided into four groups and undergone their internship programme at AWACH, ADH, AAMCH, AEFH.

MBA Students at BEML, Palakkad

Ten students of MBA (General) 2021-23 batch participated as volunteers for the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) Exhibition 2021 conducted by BEML, Palakkad. The students served as volunteers for seven days from 13.12.21 to 19.12.21. The students understood the organizational structure and operations of BEML. The students were assisted by Dr. S. N. Jagadeesh (Associate Prof., ASM).