Corporate Relations Team
The Corporate Relations Team has complete ownership of all Corporate Relations & Placement related activities on campus. They are the brand evangelists for MBA(IB/HRD) and are responsible for pitching in new recruiters, maintaining and developing relations with the existing recruiters, strategizing and conducting campus recruitment activities, formulating and executing various activities for brand building of MBA(IB/HRD).
Media Outreach Cell
Media Outreach Cell communicates and promotes all the flagship events of the respective committees happening throughout the year. The team is responsible for the enhancement of the college brand name across various channels. They ensure coverage and communication of various on campus and off campus activities. They are also involved in the publication of ‘Jigyasa’, the Annual HR journal of MBA(IB/HRD) which consists of articles received from senior HR professionals, industry experts, faculty members and students. The team also shares with various stakeholders, ‘Harbinger’, the monthly newsletter of MBA(IB/HRD).
Team Convention is one of the oldest committees of MBA(IB/HRD) which organizes the ‘Annual Business Convention’, Erudition’, every year on a grand scale. The team is responsible for planning, enlisting and shortlisting speakers for panel discussions and marketing the event. Team Convention provides an opportunity to interact with corporate leaders, various organizations for inviting speakers, getting sponsorships and event partners.
Team Alumni serves as a catalyst for constant communication and involvement between alumni, the institute and all the students for the development of a lifelong camaraderie. They organize the Annual Alumni dinner as well as the get-together events across various cities in India (Chapter meets). They ensure alumni engagement and building up of a strong relationship between the Alumni association and the current students of MBA(IB/HRD).
Discipline Committee serves as a moderator to ensure proper decorum during various corporate lectures and events organized by various other committees. The committee assures that proper dress code and behavior conduct is maintained during corporate interactions.
MBA – HRD Committees
Student Development Cell
Being a part of the global economy, which is ever growing and developing, it becomes imperative to keep up with its constant changes and developments. For this, we need to step out of the boundaries of our books, and learn from those who have had their hands dirty in this evolving business scenario. The Students Development Cell provides a productive interface between the academia and the industry and fuels the exchange of ideas among students, academics, government and the industry. The committee is responsible for entering into alliances with different Industry Sectors/ Consortiums with a view to develop the knowledge base of its students. The main aim of this cell is to prepare the students for the corporate world by engaging them into activities to give them insights of the real world corporate practices. The cell takes care of various student activities such as workshops, student orientation and ice breaking sessions for the junior and senior batches. The cell also focuses on improving and developing the overall personality of the students by organizing activities like personality development sessions and workshops with coaches and guides from the industry itself. The major events of this committee are the HR Symposia and Conflux. HR Symposia is a 2-day corporate event which involves inviting esteemed speakers from the corporate to deliver lectures on burning HR topics of the day based on a central theme. Whereas, Conflux is the annual management fest with HR at its core, consisting of competitions, games and quizzes for students from all over India to think strategically and put the manager in them to test.
HighQ is the cell formed by the merger of Team Academics and Team Library at MBA (HRD), Delhi School of Economics. This cell focuses on ‘personality’, ‘knowledge’ and ‘development’. The vision of HighQ is to create an atmosphere of academic rigorousness, ensure plugging of academic vulnerabilities and create a talent pool with functional knowledge of subjects by developing a culture of collaborative learning and establishing interdependencies among the students to serve the common goal of achieving academic excellence. HighQ organises academic lectures and discussion sessions to revise subjects and help students in gaining more understanding of the same. Brainstorming and Case study methods are used to inculcate problem solving, Decision making and analytical skills. We connect students with different professional HR platforms. The committee also maintains a store of around 200 books and novels on various subjects of HR, OD and General Management. Under project ‘LearningHR’, HighQ assigns weekly assignments to students to build conceptual learning of HR function. With time bound assignments, planning and prioritisation is encouraged which help our students to excel at Organisational level.
ESAC is the Entertainment, Sports and Cultural Society of the MBA(HRD). While it’s crucial to keep students abreast with academic rigour, it’s also important to ensure the holistic development of students through various activities. In this pursuit, ESAC aims to provide a platform to students to explore their horizons beyond academics. The committee is responsible for engagement activities and sports activities. They organise trips, fun activities and sporting events to aid this learning.
MBA – IB Committees
Industry interaction and student activities cell (IISAC)
The constantly changing management paradigms have necessitated business studies and industry to come closer. A productive interface between academia and industry in the present times of knowledge economy is a critical requirement. The committee fuels the exchange of ideas among students, academics, government and the industry. The committee is responsible for entering into alliances with different industry sectors/consortium with a view to develop the knowledge base of students. Discussions and brain storming have always helped not only in the dissemination of ideas across minds, but also in the improvement, clarification and redefinition of these ideas.
The team facilitates student involvement through their work via different activities like:
- Lecture Series
- IISAC IB Conferences/Symposium (ReThink – Annual IB Symposium)
- Case Studies
- Business Simulation games
- Industry and Port Visits
- Fresher/Farewell Party
The Finance cell
Finance Cell is the oldest Cell at IB and it helps the students to understand the finer nuances of business finance through various events and activities organized by it while preparing them for the world to come. The cell has provided a platform for aspiring finance managers to integrate their classroom learning experiences with the pressing issues in finance through its annual magazine “THE FINSHASTRA”. Along with The Finshastra, Finance Cell works on other projects throughout the year. We had hosted multiple events, ranging from guest lectures, contests and remedial sessions, lined up to keep finthusiasts at IB on their toes. We had also conducted “Bloomberg Aptitude Test” by partnering with Bloomberg and a training session on Bloomberg terminal which further helped the students in enhancing their grip on numbers, facts and figures. We have also partnered with the CFA Institute to get our students an opportunity to participate in CFA Institute Research Challenge.
The International Business Cell
As the importance and impact of international business has increased, there is a commensurate need to identify its emerging issues and assess their potential contributions. Keeping this in mind, the International Business Cell tries to bridge the gap between students and information regarding the ever changing world of international business by organising various workshops, conferences, forums, in house trainings and our newsletter “Vishvyapar”. The International Business Cell is a student- led cell that aims to facilitate students in attaining valuable knowledge about global business practices.
Marcom - The marketing cell of IB is a student initiative that aims at nurturing individuals with distinctive imagination and originality, making them indispensable for any team that they work in. It provides an opportunity to the students to explore their potential in the field of marketing outside the classroom. We use tools such as case study competitions, quizzes and presentations to provide an unadulterated flavour of marketing to students. Our widely acclaimed student magazine ‘Brand.i’, invites articles from leading B-schools across the country and is an exciting platform to keep up with the rapidly evolving arena of marketing. Our annual video shoot (Mannequin challenge last year) is highly acclaimed in the YouTube channel. We organize The Ultimate CMO Challenge, case study for the annual management fest of the DSE.
Constrat (Consulting and Strategy) Club
Constrat (Consulting and Strategy) Club at Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics is the youngest yet most dynamic addition to the list of clubs, a unique student initiative with an objective of benefiting the students through a diverse portfolio of activities and events round the year. It provides a platform to the students who are passionate in making a mark in the consulting world.