Management Club inaugurated

Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: Regional head of the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts in India (ICFAI) M. P. Gireesh Kumar has said that provision of community empowerment, through a socially responsible innovative developmental agenda, is the purpose of management education. He was inaugurating the Management Club attached to the ICFAI National College here on Thursday.

Referring to the latest human development index, Mr. Kumar stressed the necessity to have a re-look on the contemporary business education and its link with community empowerment.

The Management Club was launched with the aim of establishing a link between business education and professional practice relevant at the regional level.

Collaborative researches, interaction with professional bodies and other similar programmes are being planned by the club for the benefit of the local business community, college principal G. Chandran Pillai said.

The first programme of the club will be held on March 19 and it will be a seminar on `commodity trading.'