The brainchild of the Father of the White Revolution, late Dr. Verghese Kurien, IRMA is a part of a legacy of 40 years and counting. The Institute’s flagship Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) has produced some of the most influential leaders across diverse sectors. With its unique curriculum coupled with the unparalleled dedication of the Institute to promoting sustainable and equitable socio-economic development, IRMA is a management institute with a heart.
The following films showcase different facets of IRMA. Featuring our honorable Chairman, Director, Faculty and Alumni, the films use multiple perspectives to show the rural management journey. They have been directed by Shri Praveen Morchhale, an IRMA alumnus of the 12th batch of PRM and a National-award winning film director.
The film, IRMA: The PGDRM Journey captures the beautiful journey of a PGDRM participant. Traversing through IRMA’s verdant campus, it narrates the story of the two years participants spend both on and off the campus and how IRMA not only shapes them into responsible rural managers but also individuals with a fitting sense of empathy.
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Shri Dilip Rath, Chairman, IRMA, reflects on how the Institute has evolved with the ever-changing rural landscape, continually striving to improve the flagship PGDRM’s curriculum to better prepare its students in serving the people of rural India.
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Prof Hitesh Bhatt, Director, IRMA shares with the viewers the journey IRMA has traversed over last 40 years. While doing so, he presents the programmes that the institute takes pride in. He emphasizes how the institute continues to reinvent itself with programmes like the Fellow Programme in Rural Management (FPRM) and the Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Rural) | PGDMX(R) to align with the sectoral demands.
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This film showcases the inspiring faculty members of IRMA. They can be seen sharing some of their fondest memories of IRMA as well as their vision for the Institute. Complemented by IRMA’s excellent pedagogy, the rich and diverse faculty base at IRMA continuously strives to enrich and upgrade the flagship PGDRM programme, making it one of the most respected management courses in the country.
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This film features some of IRMA’s most distinguished alumni who are part of the vibrant IRMA alumni community. They share how IRMA shaped their lives and transformed them into management leaders and continues to inspire their journeys.
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