Cuttack: Prof Srinivas Subbarao of Sri Sri University has received the prestigious AIMS-IRMA Outstanding Management Teacher Award from Association of Indian Management Scholars (AIMS International) in collaboration with IRMA. AIMS-IRMA annual awards recognize individuals as well as institutes for their outstanding work related to Research, Teaching and Administration in the broad areas of Management education. The award ceremony was held at MICA, Ahmedabad.
This award is not just the recognition for activities of the year 2016 but takes into account the life time contribution to Management Education. Prof Subbarao has 23 years of experience in teaching BBA and MBA students and guiding PhD students in the areas of International Business, Entrepreneurship and Human Resources Management. He has mentored several students to translate entrepreneurship ideas into reality. Prof Subbarao is an alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad and has PhD and Post-Doctoral in areas of Management Studies. He is also currently pursuing his third PhD from National Law University Odisha (NLUO) on the subject of Corporate Social Responsibility.
At Sri Sri University Prof Subbarao teaches Entrepreneurship and Innovation to MBA students. Through Srinovation, the Entrepreneurships Club at the university he mentors students of management and has been successful in training and supporting students who have started their own business/enterprises in 2015 and 2016.
Sri Sri University is a new age glocal university that prides itself as the happiest vegetarian, drug-free and violence-free campus. The management education here promotes holistic learning embedded with western education and eastern insights. Focus on Yoga and meditation as part of the curriculum and daily life on campus has led to self-reflective behavior among students thereby developing them to be better managers, skillful negotiators and dynamic entrepreneurs.
It should be noted that AIMS International (Association of Indian Management Scholars) was established with a mission to unify Indian management scholars to foster excellence in education and research, advance knowledge, and support practice in all business and related disciplines. The vision of AIMS International is to be an active participant in the development of a globally competitive India by becoming the premier international organization. It represents professional interests and advances knowledge of Indian management educators, researchers and practitioners within and outside India.