Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to lay the foundation stone for the everlasting campus of IIM Sambalpur in Odisha nearly on January 2, 2021, officers mentioned on Thursday.
The work on the campus will likely be accomplished on April 2022 and will likely be a totally geared up state-of-art construction with vitality environment friendly inexperienced options as per the GRIHA’ requirements, director of IIM Sambalpur, Prof Mahadeo Jaiswal mentioned.
The new and everlasting campus of the institute may have inexperienced options with most use of renewable vitality. The heritage and artwork of Odisha will even replicate within the constructing design, Jaiswal added.
GRIHA is a ranking software that helps folks assess the efficiency of their constructing towards sure nationally acceptable benchmarks.
Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Union Petroleum and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and different dignitaries will likely be current on the programme, he mentioned.
The ceremony will likely be nearly attended by over 5000 invitees together with dignitaries from the Centre, Odisha authorities, business leaders, PSU executives, administrators of IIMs, IITs and IISERs, he mentioned.
The state authorities has supplied 200 acres for the development of the proposed campus, whereas the union ministry of training has prolonged continued administrative help and monetary grant of Rs 401.97 crore for the realisation of the venture, Jaiswal mentioned.
IIM Sambalpur is the primary IIM to implement the flipped classroom, a studying atmosphere the place the fundamental ideas are learnt in digital mode and within the class the experiential studying occurs by means of reside initiatives from the business. As a component of realising the imaginative and prescient of National Education Policy, inclusiveness has been tailored by IIM Sambalpur as its core imaginative and prescient, the director mentioned.
The inclusiveness is each in phrases of gender inclusivity and outreach to weavers and farmers, he mentioned The institute has outscored all different IIMs in phrases of highest gender range within the MBA 2019-21 batch with 49 per cent girls college students and 43 per cent girls in MBA 2020-22 batch, he added.