Decision Support Systems: IS's efforts at building DSS in organizations are a significant component of the nationwide computer aided management programme.
Public Administration: IS promotes the use of computers in public administration to facilitate effective rural development. It has been extensively involved in the district level computerization programme of the government of India.
Education and Training: IS was a pioneer in training information analysts rather than just programmers. This effort is also reflected in the specialization offered in PGP.
Centre for Telecom Policy Studies: The Centre for Telecom Policy Studies (CTPS) has been set up at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad to conduct research to support policy formulation and its implementation in the telecom sector in India. The centre conducts policy studies aimed at critically characterizing and analyzing the structure and the functioning of the telecommunications sector in India.
An eight-member core project team of IIMA faculty, assisted by full-time associates employed by the centre, is working on the project. The project team is inter-disciplinary covering various disciplines such as economics, information technology, operations management, finance, organizational behavior, business policy, and operations research. The Centre has an advisory committee consisting of senior policy and decision-makers from the private sector, the government and academic institutes. The committee reviews and provides overall guidelines for the projects with the objective of making them relevant and useful to the policy making progress in the country.
Centre for Electronic Governance: The Centre for Electronic Governance has been set up at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad (IIMA) with the twin objectives of identifying worthwhile applications and disseminating knowledge and skills for successful implementation of electronic governance applications amongst the bureaucracy and other stake holders. The centre is an example of a successful partnership between an academic Institute and the industry. We seek other partners in moving the "proof of concept applications" developed at the centre into the realm of actual implementation.
The Centre for Digital Transformation: The Centre for Digital Transformation does cutting-edge research studying organizational dynamics related to the development, strategy, and leadership of digital innovations. Using various conceptual frameworks that integrate theories and developments in strategy, economics, information systems, and other business disciplines, the centre examines digital transformation, emphasizing a focus on:
The Area offers following compulsory courses to the first/second year Ph.D. participants:
The Area offers following elective courses to the second year PhD participants:
(The above Ph.D. course list is indicative and courses offered may differ.)
The Area offers three compulsory courses in the first year of the Post-Graduate Program.
In the second year, the Area offers the following elective courses:
The Area offers following elective courses to PGPX.
Area offers following core courses to ePGP participants:
The Area offers following elective courses to ePGP.
Area offers following courses to ePGD-ABA participants:
Area offers the following core course/s to the FDP participants.
Area offers following course/s to AFP participants:
Area offers following courses in the Executive Education Programme.
Title of the Seminar
Prof. Shailendra C. Jain Palvia
Global sourcing of Services: Strategies, Issues and Challenges
11 April 2017
Prof. Shailendra C. Jain Palvia
What is Impactful Research? Publishing High Quality Article in a Journal
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