Clubs are an integral part of a student's life in DoMS, they are avenues to enrich to express oneself in an area of one's choice.
Finance Club of DoMS, IIT Madras, popularly known as FinAddicts, is a student driven initiative that provides a perfect platform for students to hone the skills required to make the mark in the Financial Sector. The mission of the club is to provide value addition to each and every member of the club by continuously providing an environment where learning and its practical application flourishes.
The activities of club are molded in such a way that participants gets updated with current happenings of the financial world, nuances of investment and financial markets and can evaluate or identify current career opportunities in this sector.
Main activities of the club are:
1.Knowledge sharing sessions
MarkIIT, the marketing club of DoMS IIT Madras, endeavours to provide a platform to strengthen the marketing concept as well as promote innovative marketing thoughts and ideas through discussions of concepts and cases, quizzes, etc. Through a variety of events such as case discussions, role-play, ad contests, brand equity quizzes, brand crosswords and talks by marketing gurus, it promotes student’s interest in the field of marketing.
The idea of MarkIIT is to look beyond the books and we plan to extend this by organizing field trips and workshops on untouched areas by top industry professionals to get insights into the exciting and dynamic world of marketing.
The club also maintains a blog, which updates marketing enthusiasts about happenings in the world of marketing.
The Opera Club at the Department of Management Studies, IIT Madras is a student initiative to promote Operations, Supply Chain, Operations Research and Manufacturing Studies and activities allied to these areas.
The club was formed with an intent to promote, study and cherish the applications of the various theoretical aspects that are taught in classroom lectures.
The intriguing aspect of the club is the interaction among the students, Faculty members and the research scholars of the department.
The club meets weekly and conducts sessions scheduled with the any of the events below.
· 1. Lectures by Faculty members
· 2. Seminars
· 3. Research paper presentations
· 4. Quizzes
· 5. Excel – tools & tricks for O.R applications
· 6. Industry Visits
· 7. Workshops
Did you know that Operations Research plays a role in Duckworth-Lewis Method in One Day Cricket?
Sangam is a platform for research scholars at DoMS, IIT Madras. All scholars are default members of Sangam. It is managed by four or five bearers every year and functions as a nodal group for research scholar issues.
Sangam mainly functions as an interface between the student community and the members of faculty. Some of the other Sangam's functions include:
Organizing events that include celebrating festivals at different points of the year, Orientation of freshers, Sangam Night and Teacher's day are the main events in the year. Sangam Night is organized on the next day of institute convocation every year
Communicating important information from the department management to the scholars
Keeping track of research scholar activities
Allocating HTRA duties to scholars
Synfosium is a platform for students in pursuit of excellence in management consulting and strategic management while keeping themselves abreast with the technological trends in industry. The Club aspires to provide avenues of interaction for students, faculty, alumni and professionals through activities designed to increase and develop an understanding of the profession of Information Technology and Management Consulting
Synfosium is a student-led initiative with a mission to provide exposure to emerging trends of technology, gain acquaintance with contemporary issues in strategic management and fostering discussions on the same and update students with the latest thoughts and ideas in the industry.
The activities of the club are designed while keeping in mind the challenges faced by students while applying for consulting roles in various domains like strategy consulting, domain/ vertical focused consulting, internal consulting roles within organizations, IT strategy consulting and outsourcing/ off-shoring advisory services in forefront.