iim indore: Prestigious award for Iim Indore | Indore News
The institute won the award for its environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) initiatives. Prizes were awarded in ten categories. IIM Indore is the only Indian business school shortlisted in this category.
Competing against 290 accredited business schools, IIM Indore was shortlisted among the top seven schools in this category and won the silver medal at the awards ceremony held in London on Friday.
The Best CSR and Sustainability Initiative award recognizes business schools that take the lead in creating a sustainable future, teaching students social values, and making a positive impact in practical and measurable ways. It gives schools a chance to showcase their innovative and original CSR and sustainability initiatives on the world stage.
Attending the awards ceremony virtually, Director of IIM Indore, Professor Himanshu Rai, said the institute aims to be a context-specific business school, offering world-class academics to its participants.
“We are delighted to receive the Silver for the category of best initiatives in CSR and sustainable development. At IIM Indore, we are committed to nurturing socially conscious leaders, managers and entrepreneurs who effectively contribute to nation building. The Institute undertakes many environmental, social and corporate responsibility initiatives throughout the year,” he said.