Management Development Programmes Details

Towards the Next Orbit- An Induction Programme for New Recruits of GRSE Ltd.

In company MDP for New Recruits of GRSE Ltd.

Date : 07 Mar 2016 To 08 Apr 2016

Duration: 33 days

Programme Director : Rachana Chattopadhyay, Sarojakshya Chatterjee

IMI-Kolkata in consultation with Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited (GRSE Ltd.) had designed a customized MDP for their 39 newly recruited Assistant Managers, who are mostly IIT & NIT pass out engineers. This was the second time IMI-Kolkata bagged the opportunity to conduct such customized residential MDP for GRSE ltd. The month long programme commenced on 7th March ’16 which included YOGA sessions every morning for one hour for character and moral building of the participants.

First two weeks were dedicated to technical sessions conducted by experienced senior executives from GRSE Ltd. The remaining period was dedicated to Management Lessons comprising of various soft skills and financial inputs. The sessions were conducted mostly by in house and few highly experienced faculty members from the field.

Rear Admiral A.K. Verma, Chairman & Managing Director as well as Mr. R.C. Nautiyal, Director (Personnel) of GRSE Ltd. were closely monitoring the day to day progress of the programme by getting daily feedback from Ms. Sonali Purty, an executive of GRSE Ltd., who was specially assigned for the purpose and was posted at IMI-KOLKATA campus.

The valedictory session which took place on 8th April 2016, was attended by CMD of GRSE, Rear Admiral A.K. Verma and his team of Directors. Prof Arindam Banik, Director of IMI Kolkata while welcoming the GRSE dignitaries spoke about IMI’s experience and association with GRSE all this while. Dr. Sarojakshya Chatterjee, Dean – MDP & EDP and one of the architects of the programme shared his overall experience with GRSE ltd and other MDPs. The CMD Admiral Verma while sharing his experience and achievements in GRSE ltd. had highly acclaimed the training inputs of IMI-Kolkata given to their last batch, who are doing excellent job for their company. He also mentioned about the history and culture of his organization. The participants shared their feedback and expressed their full satisfaction about content and programme delivery. Dr. Rachana Chattopadhyay, the other Programme Director gave the vote of thanks. In honor of their CMD, the participants of GRSE ltd had organized a colorful Talent Show which took place just after the certificate distribution. The programme was well appreciated by the participants and the senior officials from Garden Reach Ship Builders & Engineers Ltd. generating demand for more such programmes for middle and senior level executives.