Prof. (Dr.) Govind B Dave, Dean, FMS and Principal, I2IM

Mr. Snehal Bhatt, Assistant Professor

  • Delivered a session on “Branding and Brand Equity”, at Anand Institute of Management, Anand on February 18, 2017
  • Delivered a session on “Introduction to Business Management”, at Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad on December 15 – 16, 2016


Academic Programs Organised

Research Projects Completed / Reports Prepared

  • Institute is currently caring out District Human Development Report (DHDR) for Vadodara and Chhotaudepur Districts which are funded by Gujarat Social Infrastructure Development Society (GSIDS), Gandhinagar

Seminars / Workshops / FDPs / Other Programmes / Events Organized

Workshops/ Seminars Organised Under Endowment Chair and Distinguished Lecture Series (DLS)

CHARUSAT has initiated establishment of Endowment Chair for each of the university’s faculties. Endowment Chair of Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) has been established on September 21, 2013. The Endowment Chair is established with the purpose of promoting excellence in Department/ Institute / Faculty.

This may entail:

  1. Inviting distinguished professors of National and International repute.
  2. Promoting research and innovation
  3. Organising seminar/ workshop/ other such activities.
  4. Extension activities for benefit of the society.
  5. Any other activity which may be approved by the Provost.

Objective of the Seminar

DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES (DLS) aims to invite prominent persons with academic / industry experience across spectrum so as to provide in-depth knowledge/ exposure to students, faculty members in particular and all other participants in general.

Following workshops and seminars were conducted / organized under Distinguished Lecture Series:

Sr. No.: Date Resource Person(s) Title of Seminar / Workshop
1 June 6, 2017 Dr. Prashant Joshi

Dean, FMS,

Uka Tarsadia University (UTU)

Bardoli, Surat

Use of R | EViews in Business Research
2 June 5, 2017 Dr. Vimal Trivedi

Associate Professor

Center for Social Study

VNSGU, Surat

Use of SPSS Version in Research
3 August 12,2016 Mr. Kirti Thakar

Gujarat Tourism
Government of Gujarat

Changing Scenario of  Gujarat Tourism
4 August 4,2016 Dr. Vrajlal Sapovadia

American University of Nigeria, USA

Pervasiveness of Finance for All Employees in Times of Globalization


Under KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT SERIES (KMS), following workshops and seminars were conducted / organized:

Sr. No.: Date Resource Person(s) Title of Seminar / Workshop
1 February 20-22,


Prof. (Dr.) RamKrishna Vyas,

Dean, Faculty of Management,

Devi Ahilya (DA) University,


Professor, International Institute of Professional Studies (IIPS),

DA University, Indore

Former Director, IIPS, DA

University, Indore

Indore, M.P, India

Developing Contemporary

Managerial and Strategic Decision Making Skills

2 November 28-

December 1,


Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Panwar

Founder Director, Suyash College,

Rashmi, Udaipur, Rajasthan

Former Director, Vaishnav

Institute of Management, Indore

Former Dean, Faculty of Management,

Sardar Patel University, Gujarat

Former Director, GHPIBM, MBA

Programme, Sardar Patel

University, Gujarat

Contemporary Issues in

Holistic Marketing and Brand Management


Workshops/ Seminars Organised Under Faculty Colloquium (FC) and IQAC

In order to strengthen interaction among faculty members in areas of Teaching, Learning and Research and to enable them to share ideas and best practices, Indukaka Ipcowala Institute of Management, Faculty of Management Studies, CHARUSAT initiated a Faculty Colloquium in September 2013. Following workshops and seminars were conducted / organized under Faculty Colloquium and IQAC.

Sr. No.: Date Resource Person(s) Title of Seminar / Workshop
1 June 8-10, 2017 Dr. Dhaval Maheta

Assistant Professor

Department of Business and Industrial Management

VNSGU, Surat

Data Analytics
2 June 6, 2017 Dr. Kishor Bhanushali

Associate Professor

United World School of Business, Ahmedabad

Application of Statistical Software in Business Research


Faculty Development Programmes

Faculty Development Programme on “Business Research and Advanced Data Analytics” was organized by the institute during 5 – 10 June, 2017. A total of eight participants (Ms. Reshma Sable, Mr. Arpit Patel, Dr. Pranav Desai, Mr. Rajesh Sadhwani, Ms. Kirti Makwana, Ms. Krima Patel, Mr. Binit Patel, Mr. Snehal Bhatt) from I2IM actively participated. The renowned national level resource persons include Mr. Vimal Trivedi, Associate Professor, Center for Social Study, VNSGU, Surat, Dr. Kishor Bhanushali, Associate Professor, United World School of Business, Ahmedabad, Dr. Prashant Joshi, Dean, FMS, Uka Tarsadia University (UTU), Bardoli, Surat and Dr. Dhaval Maheta, Assistant Professor, Department of Business and Industrial Management, VNSGU, Surat and Dr. Hitesh Parmar, Assistant Professor, in G.H. Patel Institute of Business Management, Vallabh Vidhyanagar.


For more details of past activities(Year wise) click below.

Extension Activity Programs 2015-16

Extension Activity Programs 2014-15

Extension Activity Programs 2013-14 

Extension Activity Programs 2012-13