HMA 'Industry Readiness Programme' to focus on soft skills
The Hyderabad Management Association (HMA) is pleased to announce their initiative of making management students "Industry ready" from the states of Telangana & AP with the launch of their first such certification programme
Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Management Association (HMA) is pleased to announce their initiative of making management students "Industry ready" from the states of Telangana & AP with the launch of their first such certification programme.
Industry Readiness Programme (IRP) is specifically designed for the students primarily from Govt affiliated or Govt funded MBA/BBA colleges or other colleges having MBA/BBA wing. The objective of this programme is to bridge the gap between the academic and working environment & make the students work ready who embark on their entrepreneurial/corporate journey. This will be a 40-hr programme stretched over 2 months for 50 students selected out of a screening process.
Sanjay Kapoor, the President of the Hyderabad Management Association (HMA) while launching this programme said "Such a certification programme is an over- pending requirement for the MBA students. This programme will emphasise on soft skills which every corporate look as a basic requirement and is required for the entrepreneurial journey. The programme will also cover corporate and start-up success stories largely from the two states as case studies. I take this opportunity to invite the corporates from the two states to join hands with HMA & help these certified work ready MBA students to provide internships, jobs & support within their policies".
The first Industry Readiness programme (IRP) to be started on October 10 and will be driven by Dr Sriharsha Reddy Dean, Co- Convenor of Student Development Committee of HMA & Dean at IMT Hyderabad and Jaywant Naidu, Convenor and Founder Jaywant Naidu Associates.
The first programme will be through an online platform. Required modification if any will be a continuous process. The online programme will be charged as Rs 1000 per student & will be subsidised for the few outstanding and underprivileged but bright students. About 4-5 programmes are expected to be conducted for one-year period. All possible help will be provided to students to get internship/job/entrepreneurial etc post the certification. All possible help will be provided for internship/job/entrepreneurship for such certified students.