Short Term Certificate Course on Spreadsheet Modelling for Business Optimization: A Case Based Approach
Date: 8th March 2022 to 10th March 2022
School of Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) had successfully conducted ashort-termcertificate course on “Spreadsheet Modelling for Business Optimization: A Case-Based Approach” from 8th March 2022 to 10th March 2022.
The course was inaugurated by Hon’ble Pro. Vice-Chancellor, Prof. (Dr.) R. K. Mitra, accompanied Dean-FCAM, Prof. (Dr.) Rajesh Arora, Associate Dean FCAM, Prof. (Dr.) K. Tara Shankar and Course Coordinator, Dr. Sunil Kumar, Associate Professor, FCAM. Hon’ble Pro. Vice-Chancellor Sir and Dean FCAM mesmerized the audience with their short yet impactful opening speeches.
As the nature of the course was totally case-based, the number of cases was increased to 24 to add rigor and provide enrichment to participants. The cases discussed highlighted the industry-related issues covering broad areas like marketing, sales, Banking, Insurance, finance, HR, production, supply chain, etc. The course delivery was completed in 12 sessions. All 12 sessions were delivered by Dr. Sunil Kumar, Associate Professor, FCAM.
It was heartening to witness the enthusiasm and patience level of all participants during the delivery of the course. Completion of the course was subject to a qualifying test based on rigorous rubrics on the last day of the course. The performance of the students was commendable.
The valedictory session was held on the afternoon of 10th March 2022, where participants were awarded a ‘certificate of participation. The valedictory speech was delivered by Hon’ble Dean Sir who congratulated all the participants, and the faculty instructors for the successful conduct of the course. The valedictory ended with a thanksgiving speech by Dr. Sunil Kumar.