Monday April 11, 2011
Prize in the 'Inclusive Business Models' category
Leading B-School IBS Hyderabad's case study was declared a category winner in the prestigious 2010 EFMD Case Writing Competition organized by European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).
The award is in the 'Inclusive Business Models' category for the case study
"Bridging the Electricity Divide in Brazil" by Prof. Vivek Gupta and Mr. Harish Aytha. This category is sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
IBS Hyderabad, which consistently ranks among the top B-Schools in India, has adopted the case study method wholeheartedly and offers a unique 100% case-based MBA program.
European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) is an international membership organization, based in Brussels, Belgium. It has more than 730 member organizations from academia, business, public service and consultancy in 82 countries. It is recognized globally as an accreditation body of quality in management education and has established accreditation services for B-Schools and B-School programs, corporate universities and technology-enhanced learning programs. EFMD has been organizing the EFMD Case Writing Competition for the last thirty years.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nations' global development network. It advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. UNDP operates in 166 countries, working with nations on their own solutions to global and national development challenges.
Source: IBS Center for Management Research